(Greek - a simple line) - at first meant a picture, drawn by a single line, and later - a
sign composed of two or more connected letters, usually the initials. Today, so called a
combination of letters, sometimes supplemented by other images that put stamping or other
means for stationery and household items to refer to their owner.
Monogram can be the basis for
the decoration of various products, from embroidery on napkins or clothes to be included
in the drawing grid or forged gate estates. Below is an example.
Monogram Design for
use in the design of the mansion.
monogram the colored textured paper and invitations.
monogram on white textured paper and colored textured invitation cardboard.
Making jewelry with
MONOGRAM print runs, simulating a free writing "by
hand" or reminiscent of "wood carving or stone" and subsequent revisions,
or directly carried out with a pen, brush or marker, and then subject to computer
processing - tracing. Such a composition is rarely consists of just letters. It may be
supplemented by a contour round, oval or other shape, with a crown of leaves of various
plants, placed on the board. Thus, the monogram may be an element of personal, family, or
EXLIBRIS (bookplate) for
the home or personal library, a collection of electronic media: CD,
DVD, tape or video
recordings, as well as vinyl records
also be developed on
the basis of expressive autograph.
Bookplate can be made in the form of stamp or
printed on a color or black-and-white printer for
adhesive paper and then glued to a protected object.
TRADEMARK can also be made ??in the form of the monogram. In
this case, due to the nature of the font and additional elements can be expressed in the
scope of the trademark. And to develop a monogram can be used not only words but words and
whole phrases (slogans).
Typically, such verbal signs
are used without figurative elements, or pictorial element is present in addition to the
overall composition (on the lower examples - star and heart).
HOME SIGN often an initial or monogram, composed of, located
on a stylized coat of arms, which is a kind of composition dominated by the facade of the
house. Such houses have always been signs of an essential attribute, indicating the
specific identity of the building owner.
Natalia Kara and Maxim Karyy © 2011
The first letter,
please write to the theme, "My! Design" to address: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Last updated 08.02.16