Friday Night Flicks: Making The Book of Kells

In tonight’s video, conservator John Gillis talks a bit about the material —vellum— used for the pages of The Book of Kells, and a bit about the book’s construction.

 

 

If you have a few minutes free this weekend, you might also want to watch this video that shows some pages of a facsimile edition.

About Byopia Press

I have been working in the book arts field for more than twenty years, and operating Byopia Press with my husband David since the late 1990s. I began producing artist's books and altered books in 2004.
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