Welcome to the AEthelmearc College of Scribes & Illuminators Website


Current Royalty: TRMs Gareth Kincaid and Juliana Delamere

(Their preferred titles are 'Rex et Regina')

Signet Quiz!

Send answers along with your name to Signetsquiz@gmail.com

Week Thirteen

1. A tint is

a. a leather medieval container for nibs

b. a shade of a particular color

c. a color that has white added to it, creating a lighter color

d. a color that has been darkened

2. Tone is

a. how you feel when the cat knocks over your water container

b. what you love about your favorite song

c. how your legs feel after Pennsic

d. the brightness of a color

3. Gum Sandarac is

a. a nasty skin disease, curable

b. a chewing gum eaten in the deserts of Iraq

c. Element used to pounce vellum or paper to absorb excessive moisture prior to calligraphy

d. A tree that grow in central Florida

4. Pen Flourished Initial

a. an ornamental initial characterized by abstract, rhythmic patterns, usually drawn in red or blue ink

b. an ornamental initial with black ink cadels

c. an initial with floral designs inside the negative spaces

d. an initial with white work applied with a pen


If you are an active scribe, please contact the Sylvan Signets to receive Kingdom assignments.


This site has information about the scribes within our Kingdom, Signet Policies and our reference guide aka the "Red Book".

Banner Graphic Illuminated and Calligraphed by THLord Kieran MacRae.

Background Graphic Illuminated by THLady Fiora d'Artusio.

If you have suggestions, questions, comments, or requests regarding the Signet website, please contact the Signet Webminister, Baroness Juliana (signetwebminister AT aethelmearc DOT org).


This is the recognized website for the Kingdom of Aethelmearc's Office of the Sylvan Signet and the College of Scribes as part of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and is maintained by Baroness Juliana Rosalia Dolce di Siena. This site may contain electronic versions of the group's governing documents. Any discrepancies between the electronic version of any information on this site and the printed version that is available from the originating office will be decided in favor of the printed version. Copyright ©2013-2017 Aethelmearc College of Scribes.

The original contributors retain the copyright of certain portions of this site. For information on using photographs, articles, or artwork from this website, please contact the web minister. She will assist you in contacting the original creator of the piece. Please respect the legal rights of our contributors.