‘Come Away O Human Child’

Watched a BBC 4 documentary this week on the development of Monasticism in Britain. It showed how the illuminated manuscript The Lindisfarne Gospels was made.

Hazel has also made an illuminated manuscript of the W. B. Yeats poem ‘The Stolen Child’. Here it is.

illuminated manuscript edit

Illustration: Hazel Brown

Intricate. Beautiful. Illuminated!

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