Two weekends ago, I was offered entrance into the Order of the Laurel, the SCA wide Order for excellence in Arts and Sciences! I’m really excited, and am planning cool new clothes, of course. This will be done at TriBarony Yule, December 1st, in Three Mountains.
A wee Champions Scroll based on a leaf from a late 15th c Burgundian book of hours, picturing Death personified as a skeleton, at the beginning of the Office of the Dead. Gouache and India ink on pergamenta. Approximately 3.5″ by 5.5″, close to the size of the exemplar. Exemplar. Source: Sotheby’s Calligraphy and sketch….