Ink-only scrolls are something to behold. Painting isn't necessary when you have ink. We'll discuss the use of puzzle initials, cadels, and drawing in only in scrolls, their rich history and WHY we can use them today.
Did you ever look at a manuscript and say “there is no way I could do all of that!!”?
You don’t have to. The manuscript exemplars are just that. Examples. Many of the beautiful works are complex and have many different elements in them. We can take one page apart and find a more simple border or use just the capital letter Illumination to create your own based on that style of illumination. The Humble Pierogi Basic Scroll Wording Calligraphy 101