Re-learn your ABC in classic medieval style using this hands-on Guide to the wonderful art of illuminated letters. Beautifully presented, with a green ribbon marker to keep your place, once complete, it makes a lovely keepsake reminder of your creativity.
As its name suggests, the Illuminated Letters Sketchbook is primarily a Sketchbook for you to try out and master your own designs. It has pages of squared paper with templates and guides, including blank letterforms, for you to illuminate. These are accompanied by invaluable tutorials that guide you through every step of the illuminating process. This includes sections on how to draw stylised leaves and flourishes, interlacing, creating a Carolingian illuminated letter with interlaced motifs, Celtic and Gothic illuminations and more. Paperback. 160 pages.