Activities related to the design and crafting of items other than textiles or consumables
For children of all ages. Cut, glue and create some fearsome Dragons to play with. Adults will need to supervise their children, and help them where required.Read more
Friday 10:00 to 11:30
Sunday 13:30 to 15:00
An introduction to medieval woodworking toolsRead more
Learn how to carve a spoon from green woodRead more
Preparing thread and bristles/needles and some useful period leatherworking stitchesRead more
Formed leather cases were a practical way to store your pens, cards, instruments, glasses and precious objects in period. Look at examples across time, learn how to make cases using period techniques, plus a ‘quick and dirty’ method requiring no leather skills.Read more
Advanced Wire Weaving -- or What do I do with this?
See how to finish the wire weaving to make a necklace. Look at examples of single, double and triple stitches, variations in the number of petals, wire gauge and use of multiple wires.Read more
Join Lady Elizabeth la Chatte, as she teaches you how to use simple massage techniques to alleviate many of the aches and pains associated with combat, sports, or just a very hard Festival.
You and your partner will put these methods into practice during a practical class; guided by Lady...Read more