Art Projects: C&I Time

In September I broke out my pens and brushes for the first time in years and really went to town in making a few beautiful pieces to give out as awards in the Society for Creative Anachronism. Below are some closeup shots.

┬áCompleted on the September 23, 2017, the “J” scroll was inspired a 1410 Italian manuscript, The Prayer Book of Michelino da Besozzo.

Art Projects: Calligraphy

Painted B illuminationPosting two examples of using a pre-printed “B” and experimenting with Celtic spirals. Painted B - Illumination exampleThe Flash “Scriptorium Mediation” is based off of personal experience – at least the painting part.

More posts about calligraphy and illumination will follow as projects are started and completed