Make Your Own Illuminations:
Initials For You To Color
Press a letter to see an inital cap for you to illuminate. Then print it out and color it. Have fun!
from a manuscript created circa 1120
from Bestiary of Guillaume Le Clerc, early 13th century
from Peter Lombard's "Sentences," late 12th century
from French Book of Hours, late 14th century
from Sacramentary of Gellone, Paris, 8th century
sketch from The Illuminated Alphabet, Noad & Seligman, 1994
from Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, 1872
pierced initial cap from Gothic period
from Homer's Iliad, late 15th century
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