I had the honor of being requested to create the master copy for a Wedding invite for two really good friends. Lindy chose the script and formatting and Ernst provided the words. Uncial Script DeAtramentus Document Black Ink (nice and dark for copying) Archers hot press paper.
Wait, the tags include Event Expedient AND Backlog. How can you have an Event Expedient BACKLOG scroll?! Simple, you attend The Great Quintavian Iron Scribe competition hosted by Shire of Quintavia in Berlin, MA. While there, after the competitors have started, sign up for a Backlog Scroll and get started. Do your best to finish […]
Two weeks before the due date, I woke up to a request from Dutchess Etheldreda asking me if I was able to take on this scroll. Without a second though, I said yes. Viking persona, AoA for learning to sew and taking on thrown weapons. Not much to work with, but the challenge was accepted. […]
The second scroll that I’ve done completely on my own. There were some lessons learned, but it was a fun project. For my skills at the time, I couldn’t be happier with how it turned out. Materials: Archers Hot-pressed paper, Guache, Iron Gall ink, Dragonsblood ink, Windsor & Newton Silver ink, and Pelikan Gold paint. […]
My second Marketplace at Birka, where I ended up doing the calligraphy for three scrolls, I was handed a list of backlogs and Aífe was on it. I was so excited for the chance to do a scroll I signed up for it. After talking with the backlog deputy, words wouldn’t be an issue. Now […]
Another simple knotwork and Uncial. Calligraphy: Faolán an Sccreccain Illumination: Faolán an Sccreccain Words: Baroness Nest verch Tangwistel
This was my first Combat Scroll, and my first Promissory. The original scroll to be handed out didn’t make it to the event. I spent about 3 hours hunched over my scroll desk using two camp chairs for a seat and a desk. Originally the scroll was to be a personal practice piece using knotwork […]