Egyptian Scroll Tutorial

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Intro: Egyptian Scroll Tutorial

So this is a simple tutorial. In case you wanna be a scribe or thoth for halloween this is a great piece to go with it. so let's get in. also if you wanna do it a different way do what you like

Step 1: Step 1: Flat Paper.

Just have a Flat paper. I used Small note pad paper but Regular full size will work great

Step 2: Step 2: Start to Roll

Yeah. just Start To roll. But be careful to not Crease the paper. it goes bad if you crease it.

Step 3: Step 3: Finish Roll;Unravel

 In this step you will start the next part of the tutorial. finish the roll (pic A) and unravel.

Step 4: Step Four: Roll on Other Side.

As there are two sides to the piece of paper, you have to repeat the process.the first pic is the finished product  and the second is the rolled version.

Step 5: Step 5: Unravel/Finished Product

Okay. You're done. however if the curves are too sharp and whatnot. Feel Free to fix them as you see fit. Now you're ready to gear up in a kilt and kohl and go out as a scribe.

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    Dusk Shadows

    5 years ago on Introduction

    I'm guessing you've played assassins creed because of ur profile picture so u know this isn't how scroll's were like in real life and Egyptians didn't really have scrolls

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    dmccomb

    6 years ago on Introduction

    Egyptians did not use white lined paper. Get some parchment or vellum style paper at the stationery store. Find an Egyptian style font online, download it, and print something out on the parchment using that font. Then roll up the scroll and tie it with a cord. Much more authentic.

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    iron_spiderdmccomb

    Reply 6 years ago on Introduction

    come on man this was my first and to be fair i didn't really have that stuff at my disposal so i figured i would do it with what i had on hand. but any way thanks for the tip i guess