Evgren’s Parchment Making

In The Last Abbot of Linn Duachaill, Evgren might seem less tough in comparison with Kelda, the warrior-woman, and Captain Mariel, commander of the Norse crew.

Before you conclude Evgren is the girly-girl in contrast to the strong Norsewomen, you might want to remember that in addition to working on illuminating in Linn Duachaill’s scriptorium, she also is responsible for making their parchment.

Here’s a video from the BBC about the process of turning animal skins into parchment.

Not really a job for the squeamish, huh?


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