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Les étapes d'une enluminure: Roman de Mélusine

D’abord le dessin, ensuite encrage du carrelage de fond.  Suit l’écriture avec encre brun.  Pose du mordant pour l’or et pose de l’or. Pose des couleurs de fond (carrés, arbre…..), les vêtements et les visages.

Etapes d'une enluminure: château

Quadrillage, pose de bleu en lavis, tracer les carrés avec indigo, faire des carrés dans les carrés ;) et relier!

Calligraphy on Prayer Wheels

Doing gilded copperplate on steel prayer wheels for Delaney and Chin. This is the first time I have had to wear knee pads while doing calligraphy. 114 more words


Mya Bessette at Stephen Isley Jewelry

We are excited to have Mya’s artwork in our shop for the month of September!

Mya Bessette grew up on the shores of the Pacific Ocean in Homer, Alaska and now has the fortune of painting from her home studio in Bigfork, MT where she resides with her husband, Cody, two kiddos Nevi and Lex and their golden lab Zuma. 82 more words

Gallery Nights

A golden place to visit

The streets aren’t quite paved with gold in Kanazawa but if someone wanted to take the saying literally and actually make a golden street, Kanazawa would be a likely location. 456 more words


Oil Gilding the Council of Archangel Michael (pt2)

Summer is the best time for gessoing icon boards. It’s a messy job and I like to make the most of working outside especially sanding the boards. 684 more words

Aidan HArt Icons