The Art of signwriting calligraphy. This kind of craftmanship impresses me very much. Note to myself: here’s a great portrait of second generation showman/signwriter Joby Carter from England.We all saw in books one of these old-fashioned fairground circus and  their elaborate decorations of brightly-coloured patterns and lettering. Traditionally these were painstakingly hand-painted – a unique art form that has been slowly dying out since its heyday in the Victorian era and nowadays, with computer and giant printers, it doesn’t help.

And a presentation video of the classes that he is giving: