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Rudyard Kipling's 'If' Hand-finished Print

This gorgeous piece, hand written in brush calligraphy by Kirsten Burke is a fantastic motivational piece. Kipling had such trials and hardships in his life, but he overcame them time and time again. This poem, published three years after he won the Nobel Prize, encapsulates the lessons that he learned and that he considered to be the keys to his success.


Painted in blue tones and hand finished in metallic gold foil, so that it glistens in the light, this piece is part print (archive standards) and part original art work. If you would like to commission your own piece, created just for you, we would love to hear from you. Contact us at



Colours : navy and blue lettering with hand finishing in gold
Style : Kirsten Burke lettering, modern brush lettering
Materials : printed using high quality archival inks on 270gsm textured fine art paper, produced Lake District, UK and certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
Size: A4 or A3
P&P: Packaged in a cardboard backed envelope (A4) and cardboard tube (A3) Shipped within UK only



Shown here framed (frame not supplied)
For a contemporary look we recommend framing this piece without a mount.



As Kirsten completes each one of our stunning hand finished prints individually , each print has it’s own unique charm and singularity, whilst maintaining the beautiful aesthetics of the original.


Rudyard Kipling's 'If' Hand-finished Print

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