To complete his birdman outfit, the monk must have stretched parchment or thin cloth over the frame, which, we are told, he attached to both his arms and his feet.
Here the monks prepared the parchment , stretching it on frames and scraping it to make it smooth, after it had first been soaked in specially prepared liquids to condition it.
line a 2 lb loaf tin with baking parchment
The most important expression of public feeling came on great, stiff rolls of parchment .
his skin stretched like old parchment over his cheeks
His skin felt like wet parchment , and I'll tell you a secret, I knew a little girl who would draw on him.
I came always in the afternoon, for in the forenoon when I had finished my reading or writing I was at work spinning, or helping the monks prepare inks or parchment .
In it was a rolled up parchment , ancient in its design yet kept in good condition.
Line a flat work surface with parchment and lay out a dozen crêpes.