Art: Illumination

The first two weeks of school we learned about illumination using Layers of Learning, year 2 unit 2.

We watched videos on calligraphy and making books.
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We wrote our names in calligraphy and decorated them.
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We made illuminated letters.
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We decorated the margins of old books.
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We watched a documentary about the Book of Kells.
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