This project to 'bring home' the magnificent 13th century illuminated manuscript (that, at the time of his death in 1926, belonged to Reginald Arthur Tatton of Cuerden Hall) is approaching a resolution. . . . . . but it is spawning more ventures!
Sunday, 12 January 2014
Skins - for parchment
I have two calfskins and one lamb skin to make into parchment. I have soaked them for two days in water. . . Now one to two weeks in an alkaline lime solution.