scriptorium – Wiktionary

scriptorium – Wiktionary
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Imagine a place like a library where you copy manuscripts. And part of the job falls outside of the text.

It may require you to illuminate the script: decorate or illustrate.

In the modern sense this means any decorated manuscript.

Check out the techniques, text, etc on wiki under Illuminated manuscript facts for kids at Kpedia.