Scribal Resources on the web.
- Greetings from Lord Ian the Green,
Are you interested in Calligraphy and/or Illumination? Do you like knowing
how scribes did things in period?
Here is a webpage to help you get going if you are new and if you've been
at it a while its a good resource to have saved in your favorites.
Please, look around and enjoy!
1. Advice Column<https://sites.google.com/site/scascribalresources/home/advice-column>
* - * Advice from your fellow scribes on specific topics
*Books for Scribes<https://sites.google.com/site/scascribalresources/home/books-for-scribes>
*- A listing of books deemed to be good resources for Calligraphy,
Decoration and Illumination.
* - Places where Scribes can buy their supplies.
* - No, I'm not SCA inc. <http://www.sca.org/> I don't speak for them
and they do not speak for me.
5. *Files <https://sites.google.com/site/scascribalresources/home/files>*
- Various downloadable files including a portable scribal desk, A Booke
of Secrets, a period book of scripts, pangrams and much more.
Glossaries on the internet including general use terms & medieval and
ancient names for chemicals.
7. *How To Resources That Are
* - A listing of online resources that tell you how to do various
8. *Kingdom Scribal
* - Need to find a Kingdom's Scribal page and/or Scribal Handbook? Here
is your one stop place to find them.
9. *Manuscripts, Pages and
* - Online scans of period manuscripts for your use and researching
*Museums and Libraries That Have
A short list of links to Museums and Libraries that have manuscripts.
10. *Online Information Resources for
*s - Just good to know information for scribes that isn't an article or
*Parchment and things that are called parchment but
- What parchment is and isn't despite the modern world saying otherwise.
*- What is the difference between these two terms and does the
difference really matter?
11. *Period Writs of
* *- Researching how they did period writs of arms? Here are some links
for you. Currently sparse but growing.
12. *SCA Picture Galleries
Pictures of various SCA scribal works in the Known World.
13. SCA Scribal
* - *SCA merchants who are known to sell scribal supplies. If you know
of more e-mail me <ianthegreen01@...>!
* - A listing of known Scribe's marks they put on their work from across
the known world.
14. Scribal Discussion
* - *Trying to find an online discussion group for scribes can be
frustrating. Here is a collection of them for you.
*Vellum and things that are called Vellum but
* - What Vellum is and isn't despite the modern world saying otherwise.
Yours In Service,
Lord Ian the Green
"Verum resistit simplicitate."
Ian's Flickr account <http://www.flickr.com/photos/ianthegreen/>
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