24021Re: [SCA-JML] Device Newbie Questions
- Jul 1, 2008On Jul 1, 2008, at 10:48 PM, Solveig Throndardottir wrote:
> 2. There are several problems with the design. For SCA purposes,I had a version with it on both wings actually and wasn't sure which
> you might consider whether or not the sakura design shouldn't be
> put on both wings of the butterfly.
would be more correct. So, that actually helps me decide which of the
two to submit.
> As a recreation of Japanese heraldry, the proposed design is ratherI was going with the ephemeral quality of life that sakura represent.
> poor as there is no significant connection between butterflies and
> cherry blossoms.
They're considered beautiful and are short lived, butterflies are
considered beautiful and short lived, both things quite delicate, as
well as the possible visual representation of falling sakura being
similar to the flight of butterflies. I may be stretching way too
hard there, or I might not understand what correct connections should
be, so if that doesn't work, then maybe you could give me an example
or two of appropriate connections. : )
> 3. The significant problem from a College of Arms aspect is theI'm not familiar with creating a device at all, I don't understand
> "triune" aspect of the butterfly. Generally speaking, the College
> of Arms resists
> registering devices shown in triune aspect. There are exceptions
> such as dice.
exactly what that means. Does it mean the way the butterfly is turned?
Thanks for your help.
Webminister: Crimson River
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