Learn how to draw and ink this beautiful medieval border. The design comes with a corner piece, so I will show you how to repeat it to make a complete square or rectangle border. Watch me draw and ink it on video, then download the step by step handout to create it for yourself. Lots of combinations so you can really personalize it. This course is suitable for beginners and the more experienced. Imagine combining it with your calligraphy for a stunning piece...
I am a professional artist and teacher who has been passionately creating Medieval Illuminated manuscripts for thirty years. My work has been sold all over the world. Trained as an art teacher I have taught hundreds of people how to create illuminations for themselves.
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I believe that keeping this beautiful art form alive is very important, so I want to teach you and help perpetuate this time honoured tradition. I also see how illumination can be used to help you. As a gentle, meditative practice; it calms the mind and helps you to focus. In a busy, digital world… it is important to take time out for yourself, make something tangible and connect to your inner creativity. Most of all, the act of creating the beauty for yourself, helps to restore your own inner balance.