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3428RE: [EKSouth] Calligraphy& Illumination Classes in the Woodlands

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  • June Lathrop
    Feb 2, 2002
      I would love to, but I've a commitment on that date. Sorry.
      Juliana
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      From: Amy [mailto:olwyn@...]
      Sent: Friday, February 01, 2002 10:40 AM
      To: EKSouth@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [EKSouth] Calligraphy& Illumination Classes in the Woodlands


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      From: "June Lathrop" <RuneMage@...>
      To: <EKSouth@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Friday, February 01, 2002 10:02 AM
      Subject: [EKSouth] Calligraphy& Illumination Classes in the Woodlands


      > For any and all interested, the following classes will be held at our
      shire
      > meetings on Thursday nights in Hawthorne, NJ at 730 pm. Email me
      privately
      > for directions.
      >
      > Lady Juliana Stafford
      >

      Would you like to come and teach at the Scribal Quest in Eisental March 2?
      Contact me off-list if you are interested :)

      Olwyn ni Chinneidigh
      > February 7: OOOOOOhhhhhh What a Pretty Picture or Scribal Arts 101 or
      So
      > You Wanna Be A Scribe?? A discussion on materials and techniques used
      for
      > calligraphy and illumination and on manuscript illumination through the
      > ages. Class will be a show and tell session of different styles of
      > calligraphy and illumination and their application in the SCA. A handout
      > will be given out listing various supplies needed and sources for them.
      > Note: you don't have to go out and buy everything at once. Start small
      and
      > KISS. (Keep It Simple, Stupid)
      >
      > February 14: This week's subject will be Illumination for the
      Artistically
      > Inept or Even You Can Draw Those Spiffy Vine Borders. Those interested
      > should get to the church at 7:00 and bring the following items:
      >
      > blank paper, a ruler, pencils and a white or kneaded eraser, a 9X12 pad
      of
      > Bristol Board vellum or satin finish (about $6 at Staples, Treasure
      Island,
      > Rag Shop or Pearl Paints.) Total cost for materials: less than $10.
      >
      > Feb 21: Illumination for the Artistically Inept Part Deux or Well, We
      Drew
      > It, Now What? For those of you who came last week and learned to draw
      vine
      > borders, this weeks class will be spent on making an actual scroll blank
      > using the methods we learned last week on the Bristol board with gold
      > gouache watercolor. Bring the following items: same stuff as last week
      plus:
      >
      > a size 000 watercolor brush, a black pigma tech pen size 005 or a -fine-
      > line black marker (no sharpie markers, they'll bleed through the paper)
      (All
      > items are available at the same sources as above.) Total cost: less than
      $5
      >
      > Feb 28: Moving On, French Bar and Vine Borders of the 15th Century Learn
      > about the vine and bar borders made famous in the manuscripts of the
      French
      > Court and what white work is. If you can pass Illumination for the
      > Artistically Inept, you can do this too! Bring the same materials as for
      Feb
      > 7.
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