[Scriptoris] questions on colour
ceinwen7777777 at hotmail.com
Fri Oct 14 13:03:25 PDT 2005
Winsor & Newton Designer's Gouache is the best brand, actually the only
brand that I will use for paints. Colors? Well, here's a basic set of
colors to get you started: Cobalt Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Yellow
Pale, Permanent Green Med., Zinc White & Permanent White
Marc Drogin's Medieval Calligraphy
History of Illuminated Manuscript by Christopher De Hamel
The Illuminated Page by Janet Backhouse
BTW, I'm at work too and would rather answer your questions than work. ;-D
Have a great weekend!
>DISCLAIMER: (It's Friday and I don't want to be at work. So I'm thinking
>of things to do instead).
>I'm really curious. If I were to go to the store and get tubes of paint
>what brand of paint, type and color would I get?
>I'm asking for is everyone's favorite.
>If I bought three books (my favorites) which would they be - Okay- what are
>your three favorite books on calligraphy and illumination.
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