"Not all those who wander are lost"... this is actually a quote from J.R.R. Tolkien... but what does this mean?
When Lord of the Rings enthusiasts are not burning wedding bands in fiery pits in their backyard (checking for Black Speech inscriptions) they are frequently found uttering the clever sayings of their favorite fantasy author. Who can blame them? Tolkien, a philologist by trade, is known for many wondrous, existential musings. Yet one proverb is clearly quoted more than the others. Go ahead and search for J.R.R. Tolkien quotes, you will be barraged with pretty pictures coined with the phrase, “Not all those who wander are lost”. Now, I will not claim to be an expert on Tolkien, but I do enjoy a bit of speculation and would invite you to explore the line with me.
The words, Not all those who wander are lost, are taken from the poem, “All That is Gold Does Not Glitter”:
All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring;
Renewed shall be blade that was broken,
The crownless again shall be king.
So.. our concept of weird underlines what is deviant from current societal norms; even though, the perception of abnormal behaviors will continue to change over time (e.g. living together before marriage, smoking in public, gender roles, etc.). When we meet someone, who seems to be aimlessly drifting, we should consider they are on a personal quest to find their real self... and that is what this decal is all about.
I imagine those, who are willing to face the adventure, live a much more fulfilling life, and discover a deeper meaning. To wander off the hardened road is evidence of having the faith to follow one’s heart. I raise my cup to anyone willing to carve their own path. These courageous individuals, in my humble opinion, are doing exactly what they should be doing. Certainly, we are not all Aragorn, destined to be King or Queen. But we are all the heroes to our own story.
Fits very nicely on living rooms, offices and bedrooms..
Great for home improvement, warning and general interior design!
Related keywords : "Typography, Wall decal, Interior Design, Vinyl Decal, Sticker, Not all who wander are lost, Motivational"
Please notice that all of our vinyls can have bigger dimensions or be custom sized to a particular form or shape. If you require bigger dimensions please contact us and we will get back to you with a very special (and nice) price... ☺
Remember that this is a custom made vinyl wall / glass / surface adhesive sticker.. so this means that small variations can be made to this design for FREE. By small variations i mean non-time consuming alterations on the original design such as adding some small lettering. Just contact me and talk to me so that i can help you out on your request. Again, if no design alteration is required.. BrutalVisual will send the design as is represented on the image.
Quantity: This sale includes ONE decal.
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Sure.. yes they can! All of our decals can be easily be removed once applied and no glue residues will remain, nor are they supposed to damage the surface on where they were originally applied to!
We never had any macbook, laptop, wall, glass, paint, stone or generic surface damaged by these decals... however, some common sense is advised.. for instance, do not place the decal on a hot surface or it can melt (this is vinyl, not iron).. not use the decals on dusty or moist surfaces because it will void adhesions (although vinyl is much more mouldable and has far better mechanical caracteristics.. if common duck tape does not stick, chances are that vinyl will not as well).
In doubt.. please ask.. we will reply ASAP.
All orders are shipped in 1 business day!
If your order has a area of 0.25 square meters or less and if it does not show signs of usage you may return it to us. If you try to apply a vinyl to a wall before testing compatibility we will not accept return as particles of dust and residues will remain on the decal.
Due to the high cost of materials involved and because all decals are made by order entry in the client's requested color, orders with square area above 0.25 meters are considered custom made and are by definition not refundable or returnable.
Even if the order is custom made.. please contact us if you have any issue. We will help!! We never said NO to client before.. so.. it is verrry unlikely that we will do otherwise with you!
Well...nothing lasts forever, but it is not expected to fade! We use a special vulcanization technic in order to print our shirts.. so no color fade is expected. A special type of colored rubber is injected on the fabric making it a permanent die.
THESE ARE NOT A PRINTED TSHIRTS. We vulcanize a polyurethane membrane on top of the fabric forcing it to penetrate inside the cotton mesh by a special heat and localized pressure procedure.. this way it becomes permanent and VERY durable. Using this procedure, your design wont fade or chip off. The shirt has a soft touch as well, very similar to silkscreen with plastisol inks (softer)..
Black will stay black.. and white will stay white.. as well as all other colors. Don't worry about that!!
Yes it is.. what you see is what you get!
In all cases, the final image for reference, would be the black and white sample image representation present in all item's descriptions. This means that the application example photo may or may not be mirrored . You, the client, unless otherwise requested, will always receive the design with the orientation present on the black and white sample image of this particular ordered product.
If no black and white image is present as a representation of the final design on the product you have chosen, then the orientation of the sample image on the application example is to be considered as final.
Also, please be aware, that big decals may be cut in to smaller pieces for better application..
Yes... this is possible.. but only for bulk orders.
Please contact me with the amount of items you would like to have and i will get back to you with a final proposition.
Don't forget to specify your location as well.. :)
If you are a business within EU please send us your VAT ID as well for better quotation.
Sure.. no problem on it!
Just request a custom job and i will quote you the best price for it. But remember that small sized jobs can't always be done due to material limitations (we are speaking in sub-millimeter details.. i mean.. those itsibitsi tinywini little dots that you wished to cut for your pet ant as a necklace... sorry can't do those... ...yet.. ^_^)
Unless otherwise stated on the description of the product, all Tshirts are made of 100% pure cotton by the American "Fruit of the Loom" brand, Rolly, American Apparel or MK.
As for vinyl goes.. we use mainly Ritrama, Oracal, MultiFix, 3M, VF3, Avery and Hexis. There are a lot of brands for vinyl but we do prefer these as they are the most stable in production (and they not cheap by the way).
We use good quality vinyl with exterior durability of at least 5 years (usually we do use 5 to 7 year grade vinyl for exterior conditions.. which means that on the interiors these can last for about 12 years or more).
On some cases, depending only of the design and placement destination we may use other types of vinyls.
Sure i can. Just contact me and i will quote it for you!
Different designs with the same square size can have different costs as the difficulty in cutting may be higher or lower. Also, the chosen production material will differentiate the costs.
All jobs are different .. so just contact me and i am sure we will manage a good deal for both of us.
Since BrutalVisual Studio is based on Europe we use the metric system.
This means that all measurements are made in centimeters, but don't worry it's easy to convert :
1) 1 Inch = 2.54 centimeters
.. or ...
2) 1 centimeter = 0.3937 centimeters .
On the other hand :
1) 1 foot = 0.3048 meters
.. or ...
2) 1 meter = 3.2808 feet
Another thing to have in consideration is that :
1) 100 centimeters = 1 meter
.. like as ...
2) 12 inches = foot
Please also note that : 1 centimeter can be noted as 1 cm, and.. 1 Inch can be noted as 1 In.
Yes... i can.
All products can have minor adjustments on designs if required by the buyer and those are FREE. I can also make small insertions of names, slogans, brands, logos of other small taglines on the current design.
Just make a comment when ordering and i will get back to you after the order is complete, or... you can contact me right now and say what is on your mind.
No extra-charge is done assuming that these are minor changes without too much time consuming. If you require no changes, well.. then you just have to finish your order and wait for the delivery.
All FREE-OF-CHARGE modifications or addons will be done in the same color and material as the chosen design.
Jul 1, 2018