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Since we've covered the rules at this point, how do you folks run it in practice? I find it far easier to ignore the arcane/divine distinction for scrolls and just treat the spell as a spell. At first I thought it'd seem weird from a flavor standpoint, but arcane/divine doesn't come into play when deciding whether someone can use a wand, and nobody seems to mind that. So, I figure, what the hell.
Where this gets a bit iffy is if Bob the Cleric wants to scribe summon monster i, so that Tim the Enchanter can transcribe it into his spellbook. I don't really mind this; it's (usually) more expensive overall than finding an NPC wizard with the spell in her spellbook.
Completely different kind of items: spell completion VS. spell trigger.
And the usual quote:
Oliver McShade and the Core Ruleook wrote:"It is possible for more than one character to cooperate in the creation of an item, with each participant providing one or more of the prerequisites. In some cases, cooperation may even be necessary."A wizard and a cleric cooperating to craft a scroll of cure light wounds are, between the two of them, meeting all of the prerequisites for the item's creation. Thus, the "you cannot create this if you don't meet all the prerequisites" rule on page 549 does not apply, [b]because "you" in the case of cooperative crafting is "the people involved in crafting the item."[b]
So yes, a wizard cam scribe a scroll for his sorcerer or cleric or witch or whatever friend.
What you can't do is to change the spell list for which the spell come, as you write exactly the spell memorized/know by your friend, not another spell.
So your sorcerer friend shocking grasp is an arcane spell that can be read by any arcane spellcaster with shocking grasp in his spell list, your cleric friend CLW spell is a divine spell and it can't become a arcane bard or witch spell.
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There is a curious corollary: if you use a wand to cast the spell* you can choose to make a divine cleric/paladin/whatever scroll or a arcane bard /witch scroll.
*I am not completely sure that it is possible to use a magic item get the spell needed to make a scroll, wand or potion but I haven't found a specific rule disallowing that.
This rule seem to allow that:
"Most of the time, they take the form of spells that must be known by the item's creator (although access through another magic item or spellcaster is allowed)."
and it is illogic to allow only the "spellcaster" part and disallow the "magic item part" when making potions, spell-trigger, or spell-completion magic items.