Start by picking a shield shape, color and partition. Then choose symbols from each category to complete your armorial.
Traditionally represented an actual shield used by a knight.
Represented the history of an individual or family.
Conveyed family relationships or occupations.
Symbolized an aspect of a family.
Historically represented military rank or nobility.
Represented the occupation, rank or character of a family.
Used as brackets for the shield.
Now it’s your turn to design an armorial. Use both traditional and modern symbols to create an armorial that represents yourself. Start by picking a shield shape, color and partition. Then choose symbols from each category. When you are finished, you will have an opportunity to email a copy of your armorial.Next