— Drypoint Engraving

Amidst research into a new project for our client Armorial (who specialise in heritage print including engraving) I came across a different type of engraving called drypoint engraving. It is done with a needle and is more popular with a person trained in drawing, as using the needle is not dissimilar to using a pen or pencil. I love this wonderfully detailed engraving of a tree but unfortunately I don’t know who the artist is.

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— The Ambassador’s Wife

Lovely front cover by Jennifer Heuer.

 

The Ambassador’s Wife is a novel about the kidnapping of an American woman living with her diplomat husband in the Middle East.

 

Via: Jennifer Heuer