Crash Course in Heraldry
Technically, heraldry is the profession, study, and design of creating, blazoning, or appointing arms. This post deals mostly with the design of arms, i.e. your knight’s shield or your noble’s sigil.
A very solid introduction to heraldry 8D
OMG if you’re a SCAdian this is VERY USEFUL OK
tho mostly only for European personas, natch