A three-volume set of books which “opens up the significance of elements in the illuminations, points out recurring visual motifs that connect the stories within and across the volumes, and offers insight into the thought processes and artistic vision behind the planning and execution of the images”.
"In this companion volume to The Saint John's Bible, Christopher Calderhead takes us on a behind-the-scenes tour of this extraordinary project. Based on hundreds of hours of interviews, this book tells the story of the makers of the Bible and the community at Saint John's Abbey and University."
A BBC documentary on the making of The Saint John’s Bible featuring calligrapher Donald Jackson and a team of artists and the ancient techniques they employed to create this hand-written and illuminated work.
A copy of this DVD is held at each ACU campus library, and can be loaned.