Manuscript Road Trip: The Way to Wyoming

Originally posted on Manuscript Road Trip:
The Flight into Egypt, Walters Art Museum, MS W.188, f.112r After several weeks of internet sleuthing and after corresponding with a half dozen very helpful curators and faculty members, I can happily report that there are in fact medieval manuscript leaves to be found in two states previously unrepresented in…

Ink Making Questions

Originally posted on scribescribbling:
FAQs about ink making. I hope that it is informative, useful and helpful to you. In the past month I asked people, “If you were going to take a class on ink making what questions would you want to ask?”  I received a lot of responses but I did not answer…

Ink Making Questions

FAQs about ink making. I hope that it is informative, useful and helpful to you.In the past month I asked people, “If you were going to take a class on ink making what questions would you want to ask?”  I received a lot of responses but I did not answer them at the time.   … Continue reading

Illuminated Manuscripts: Art and Science

See on Scoop.it – Medieval Manuscripts | Medieval Palaeography Stella Panayotova from the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, discusses how her research using scientific observations and pigment analysis is shedding light on how medieval manuscripts were made. See on http://www.medievalists.net