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Ċ ABookeOfSecrets.pdf
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A Booke of Secrets, showing diverse ways to make and prepare all sorts of ink and colors: as black, white, blue, green, red, yellow and other colors. Printed by Adam Islip for Edward White, and are to be sold at his shop at the little north door of Pauls at the sign of the Gun. 1596  3919k v. 1 Nov 17, 2011, 8:14 AM Ian Green
Ċ ANevvBookeOfHands.pdf
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"A New Booke of Hands Usually Written at This Day In Christendome..." A Manual from 1611 that shows examples of various hands of calligraphy from Court to Chaucery to Secretary hands.  2439k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:45 PM Ian Green
Ċ Elementsofabbreviationinmedievallatinpaleography.pdf
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Elements of Abbreviation in Latin Paleography covers typical abbreviations one would see throughout the time period of the SCA. Very useful in your period research to keep your work as period as possible.  1409k v. 1 Jan 11, 2012, 8:53 PM Ian Green
Ċ grisaille_scroll_documentation.pdf
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Documentation for the methods and period sources for having made a scroll. Done by Lady Gwerfyl verch Aneirin (known as Aneira)  2478k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:35 PM Ian Green
Ċ OriginalTreatises-12th-18thcenturies-MaryPhiladelphiaMerrifield.pdf
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Several period (and out of SCA period) manuscripts with recipes and directions on how to make paint and use it on various surfaces, how to make gesso, do gilding, make inks and many other scribal related activities. These were translated by Mary Philadelphia Merrifield and compiled into two volumes both of which are here in this .pdf  15272k v. 2 Nov 11, 2011, 9:00 PM Ian Green
Ċ Paelotography.pdf
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An analysis of a letter written by Princess Elizabeth to her sister Queen Mary on Marcy 16, 1554 including scans of the letter itself. From the National Archives.  5871k v. 3 Dec 20, 2011, 4:52 PM Ian Green
ĉ Panagrampractice.doc
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Panagram practice! One of the best ways to practice every letter of the alphabet while writing sentences.  28k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:55 PM Ian Green
Ċ pangrams111.pdf
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111 pangrams. Pangrams are sentences that use every letter of the alphabet and are one of the best ways to practice your calligraphy.  55k v. 1 Jan 19, 2012, 2:22 PM Ian Green
Ċ PortableWritingSlope.pdf
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Plans for how to make a portable writing slope. Plans by Edmund Peregrine (Victor Singleton)  74k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:36 PM Ian Green
Ċ scribal-protection.pdf
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How to make a document protector for court scrolls, documentation and other documents. By TH Lady Grizel (Jen Funk Segrest)  816k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:39 PM Ian Green
ĉ scribe_s_bookshelf.doc
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"The Essential Scribes Bookshelf," as authored by By Lady Saradwen Ariandalen.  43k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:56 PM Ian Green
Directions on how to make a scroll wrap. Done by TH Lady Grizel (Jen Funk Segrest) This file is zipped and you will need a program that will unzip it. Winzip is known to do this.  156k v. 1 Dec 20, 2011, 4:40 PM Ian Green