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DVD62. Illumination: Tools, Materials... / Lovett
DVD62. Illumination: Tools, Materials, Techniques, Projects. DVD by Patricia Lovett. 3+ hours.

This dvd is formatted for North American viewing.

This companion DVD to

Illumination: Gold and Colour

introduces the tools and materials and demonstrates them to us in a variety of projects, from easy to more challenging. Techniques are carefully explained in step-by step processes, and there are clear explanations of what to do if things go wrong. Although traditional methods and materials are included, modern adhesives, tools, and materials are also considered for those who prefer a quicker result.



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B4095. Illumination: Gold and Colour / Lovett
B4095. Illumination: Gold and Colour by Patrica Lovett. 2015. 164pp. 8.25"x8.25". Paper

A practical guide to the use of gold and color, both for easy and quick projects using basic materials, and for more involved projects with vellum and parchment, quills, color, gold, and gesso. All lead up to a presentation of the step-by-step stages in gilding and painting a medieval miniature. Instruction boxes make the processes easy to see and follow.



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PA26. Strathmore Watercolor Paper (Ready Cut)
500 Series premium watercolor paper that is precision cut into standard size sheets for ready made frames and mats.

140 lb Hot Press Sheets are popular for painting, illumination and illuminated letters. Hot press is a smooth finish allowing very detailed work.

Available sizes:
5"x7" (25 sheets per pack)
8" x 10" (10 sheets per pack)


Made from 100% cotton fiber, this paper is archival, lignin free and acid free.




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S898. Jerry Tresser’s Liquid Gesso
S898. Jerry Tresser's Liquid Gesso.

Use this prepared gesso for manuscript illumination. His special slaked plaster recipe, based on Cennini's centuries-old formula and adjusted to work with Titanium Oxide, is now available in easy-to-use liquid form! (Jerry has used this gesso for his personal work for over 30 years.) It is tinted pink using gilder's bole, the traditional pigment. The gesso comes ready to use with brush or ruling pen. An easy adjustment is made for use with pointed or broad-edged pen or quill - directions are included (never dilute with water). Stir before using to remix the ingredients. It applies smoothly with no air bubbles or pinholes (never shake to remix!). Stored tightly sealed in its liquid form in your refrigerator; it will keep for years. Does not contain White Lead, but instead uses non-poisonous Titanium dioxide for the white pigment.

Choose:
1/4oz jar
1/2oz jar


Information for using Jerry Tresser's Gesso (PDF)

Click here for instructional videos using Jerry Tresser's Liquid Gesso.



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BR47. Raphael Kolinsky 8408 Brushes
Raphael Kolinsky Sable Extra Fine Point Round Watercolor Brush

The same superior quality sable as the 8404 (BR46), but an extra-fine tapered point with a smaller belly for quick, precise strokes. Extremely responsive tip. (The photo shows the shape, but not the size of the brushes)

These bushes are handmade with the finest Kolinsky Red Sable. Multiple hair lengths ensure tightest possible point and a full belly for a high paint load. They have superior resiliency, spring and snap.Recommended by Rosemary Buczek for illumination.

Prices listed are 15% off retail!




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DVD62-PAL. Illumination: Tools, Materials... / Lovett
DVD62-PAL. Illumination: Tools, Materials, Techniques, Projects. DVD by Patricia Lovett. 3+ hours.

This dvd is formatted for non-North American viewing.

This companion DVD to

Illumination: Gold and Colour

introduces the tools and materials and demonstrates them to us in a variety of projects, from easy to more challenging. Techniques are carefully explained in step-by step processes, and there are clear explanations of what to do if things go wrong. Although traditional methods and materials are included, modern adhesives, tools, and materials are also considered for those who prefer a quicker result. USA & Canada: This PAL format DVD will play on your computer but not on your DVD player.



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B4120. Beginning Illumination: Learning the Ancient Art / Travers
B4120. Beginning Illumination: Learning the Ancient Art, Step by Step by Claire Travers. 2016. 80pp. 8.5"x11". Hardcover

This photo-filled guide offers you all the information you need to begin the fascinating ancient art of illumination and then to improve your skills.
Starts with a short history of illumination with photos from medieval masterpieces, then you're introduced to the materials and basic techniques. You learn the proper ways of preparing vellum, selecting pigments, gilding, and using color. Next, the steps of illuminating are clearly taught in detail, step by step. Discusses borders, human faces, flourishes, dragons and other creatures, and much more.



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KSCA-2. SCA Illumination Beginners Kit
KSCA-2. SCA Illumination Beginners Kit

This is a basic supply kit to get a new illuminator started in the art.

Kit includes:
1 -- Koh-I-Noor Watercolor Wheel
1 -- W&N Sceptre Gold 101 Brush (size 0)
1 -- Finetec Gold Replacement Pan (Arabic Gold)
1 -- Pergamenata 11x14 Pack of 10 shts




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BL7.1. Bound & Lettered Vol.7, No.1
Bound & Lettered 7.1

Paper Butterflies
  by Tracey Bush
Neuland: The Gentle Giant
  by Eliza Holliday
Quick Project
  by Carol Walls
From Start To Finish: Copper Paint to Completed Book
  by Sherrie Lovler
Holland Paper Biennial
The Making of Star Spell
  by Cari Ferraro
Gifted Artist
  by Brian Ferrabee
Inspired Design: The Mentoring Stamp
  by Barbara Adams Hebard
Architectural Origami
  by Ronald Sawyer
Rubber Band Bound Book with Pocketed Covers
  by Paula Beardell Krieg
Calligraphy and Illumination: Beginner's Guide
  by Cari Ferraro. Review by Alice Koeth.

Look inside this issue (cover, table of contents, selected pages). This is a large file and may take some time to load.



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B2679. Gospels and Acts (St John's Bible)
Saint John’s Bible: Gospels and Acts.
Donald Jackson,Artistic Director and Illuminator.
2005. 136pp. 9.75"x15". Hardcover.

The first volume in a seven-volume series of full-color, page-by-page reproductions from The Saint John’s Bible. Gospels and Acts has more than 25 illuminations, including full-page opening illuminations for each of the four gospels.



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