I made this leather bound journal for a Larp event this year. while manythings are still really improvised I learned a lot on how book covers are constructed. I used an ordinary artist journal for the book, as well as cardboard and thin leather. The motiv was inspired by an art nouveau ceramic tile.
In preparation for an elven Larp I am making a set of elvish lanterns. They are made from aluminium sheets and lantern foil and thus are quite easy and cheap to make. They are Inspired by the lanterns the elves are using while escorting Arwen in the Lord of the Rings movies.
I started Elrian’s Diary in summer 2011, continuously documenting my Larp character’s adventures. After four years and 70 pages it is now halfway complete. Here is the working process of a recent page. After sketching the content of the page – which I often do while in-character – I rewrite the text and outline the illustration in… Continue reading Elrian’s diary – about Lairon Tirithion