University of Atlantia

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Panel Painting for Scrolls?: Adapting the Italian Tavolette di Biccherna for SCA Scrolls

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Instructors:


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
CA19 June 25, 2011
Crs #:
202
Date:
Sat Jun 25
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
Room:
D
Course Category:
SCA Culture
Track:
Scribal
Description
The tavolette di biccherna are Italian ledger books from Sienna that have tempera-painted wooden covers incorporating heraldry, interior and exterior scenes, and text. We will examine several examples and discuss design, techniques, and resources for adapting these to SCA use.