Original Grants and Matriculations of Arms, registered by the Court of the Lord Lyon in Edinburgh, are handwritten and hand painted by the artists on calfskin vellum and are legal documents in Scotland.
The Artists handpaint a copy of the Arms itself onto the relevant folio of the Lyon Register and one of the Court Calligraphers handwrites the accompanying text, taken from the document as produced by the artist
Please contact me if you are interested in commissioning heraldic artwork for banners, flags, or personalised stationery.
I can produce the finished artwork for a Heraldic Shield from around £250. Go to my Contact page to discuss a design and cost for you.