17 Photos - Jul 28, 2013
Photo: Line drawing for the resist-method banners with complete achievement of arms.Photo: Chaucer, helping. As always. He does make a good fabric weight...Photo: Completed banner with period sizing and period technique, using modern dyes for durability. Barony of Darkwater motto with knight design taken from an extant banner.Photo: Knight detail - the original image featured a knight slaying a dragon. I replaced the dragon with a stylized sea monster to better reflect Darkwater's heraldry.  Completed banner with period sizing and period technique, using modern dyes for durability. Barony of Darkwater motto with knight design taken from an extant banner.Photo: Completed banner with period sizing and period technique, using modern dyes for durability. Barony of Darkwater motto with knight design taken from an extant banner.  Motto detail.Photo: Knight in process of painting. The egg glair wash on the silk makes the paint stay put and keeps it from bleeding. It does make the fabric marginally stiffer but not so much that it won't fly well.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: