Monday, 7 May 2012
S is a 5 with a migraine
The April meeting was on English Church Text with Chris Bowen. And if you have ever seen this particular hand you will understand why some scribes immediately wanted to do a runner. It is a complicated mixture of Gothic letters with elaborate flourishes and very scary. However, Chris had worked out a plan to subdue it and told us to start by concentrating on the main part of the letter and to write our chosen words first before adding embellishments.