More inspiration

The Working Needle

Last Saturday, I attended an event called Novice Schola. There were so many classes to take!! I hadn’t really decided which ones, until I arrived! I decided to explore my interest in the scribal world.

My first class was with Mistress Kay Leigh. It was a behind the scenes look at the process. A person has been recomended for an award and how it gets to court.


It was only an hour long class, and I am sure that there was a lot more that could have been said. But her handy dandy chart (above picture) and the websites she provided (for ek scribes) are wonderful for filling in blanks.

Onto class 2: Basics in Illumination with Mistress Emma (Baroness Bergental).


There was a lot of books with pretty manuscripts. And Mistress Emma brought her own portfolio for us to *carefully* drool over. 😉

She taught us the basic format…

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I am an artist, accountant and author living in western New York, transplanted from Denmark, Michigan, Florida, West Virginia, Pennsylvania (in that order!) I love the beauty of the world and sharing it with others through jewelry, photography, digital painting and writing.

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2 comments on “More inspiration
  1. susanirishsinger says:

    Hey! Thanks for the share! =)

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