Ink and Paint..

I decided to have another go at drawing with ink, and this time decided to try some gouache paints as well.  Nessa has some great photos images from Flaming Arrow.    I’ve been mucking about with “portraits” of the Household for a while and she suggested having a go at creating something with Prince Vitus Polonius and Princess Isabel Peregrinus…

A copy of 115r Burggraf Von Lientz, from the Codex Mannesse

I used Windsor and Newton Inks on art shop bought Calligraphy paper. I used whatever nib felt good to work with on my dip pen and some small paintbrushes. It’s hard to get fabric folds not to look forced. Chosen for Festival of Fools because first time I saw it I thought the objects they…