Doublewars, a great SCA event in Nordmark (Sweden), just ended and therefore I can show you photos of the complete scroll which I made especially for this event
my very first Sigilium Reginae
for Vrank von Attendorn
btw. congratulations Vrank!!!
ink: NAN-KING, China Tusche/intense Indian Ink
used books – I love to work with this 3 books and highly recommend them:
- initial & capitals: Medieval Calligraphy: Its History and Technique
- hand/Batarde letters: Calligraphy and Illumination: A History and Practical Guide
- inspiration penwork: Dürer
Furthermore I would like to thank two ladies and a lord from the Isengau Scriptorium who translated the English text into German for the scroll – many thanks to AElfwynn, Conrad zer Rüben and Ellina dicta Vintdenwürvel!
…and now back to the scroll – here the finished scroll:
…yes, that’s my work space – the dining table
…here the scroll with just the calligraphy…
…and now some photos of the details of this scroll: