Book of Morrigan Leather Journal
The Grand Book of Shadows in brown honey mead leather weighs 5 pounds and is 3.5 inches thick, Hand-stitched Coptic bound Book of Shadows was created as a serious working tool to be filled with enchantments. The 300+ archival quality pure linen-cotton parchment pages will always lay flat to allow the use of the book hands-free. The stunning embossed symbolic detail on the cover is mesmerizing. The cover celebrates the Celtic Valkyrie Morrigan who would appear as Raven and lead the ancient tribes of Europe into battle. The four sacred corners / Sabbaths symbolized by the moon at each corner are honored within the front cover designs. It was said that if a raven appeared at the birth of a new son then the child would grow up to one day be a great warrior and leader of men. Morrigan was said to guard a farmer’s field and horses as demonstrated on the back cover by the sunflower and ancient enchantment symbols that were posted on barns. The battle sword is on the binding which symbolizes the motherly strength and wisdom of the crone such as a warrior Goddess Morrigan has been celebrated in folk and history throughout the ages. 300 sheets/or 600 pages, 2 sides of the highest quality internally sized so ink and light watercolor paint won’t soak through. This exceptionally handmade linen cotton parchment paper works well with all types of pens and artistic media. Look closely and you will notice the fine thread pattern within every page, much like a hand-woven shirt but with a smooth surface that writers, magic folk and artists can enjoy.
One-of-a-kind hand-crafted genuine leather journals embossed and tanned using eco-friendly traditional methods. Incredible quality leather that gains character and softness as time passes, a perfect gift for yourself or a loved one that will last forever.
The art of Coptic binding is an age-old technique almost 2,000 years old. It remains one of the most durable forms of bookbinding known. Coptic-bound books hold your journal pages far longer than any modern book-binding method. Artists favor this stitching technique, which enables your journal to lay flat when opened, allowing for easier drawing or writing.
Each Poetic Earth journal has roughly 150 sheets of heirloom quality handmade linen parchment paper that passes the strictest of PH-acidity marker tests. Internally sized with the professional artist in mind for watercolours, fountain pens, pencils, ballpoint pens and just about every type of artistic media. The smooth texture makes this wonderful to write on and its archive-quality manufacturing will ensure that whatever you put in your journal will last a lifetime.