Zoomorphic letter D
Follow the steps to create this for yourself
Learn how to create this Letter D. You can download this PDF and follow the step by step instructions to create this letter for yourself. It is a companion letter to my free workshop, The St Alban's Psalter border. You can paint the background gold, or if you would like instructions on how to use gold leaf, then I recommend my other workshop, " Romanesque Divine Inspiration ".
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
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.