I’ve had an interest in calligraphy for some years, and a love affair with heraldry on and off since my childhood. So, when I was puzzling over things “to do” when I was taking time out from LARP last year, the suggestion of constructing an in-character book of heraldry intrigued me. I toyed with some concepts on how best to go about it, and how to protect my time and efforts from the British weather; and whilst I am no longer playing the character this project is something I intend to continue. Who knows, in the future Tirel’s Book of Heraldry may make a reappearance at a fest.
A few people have expressed interest in how I went about this, so I give you – this blog post.Continue reading