Costuming & Textiles: Activity List

Costuming & Textiles

10 activities:

Market wallet make and take

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Wednesday 11:00 to 13:00

An introduction to the market wallet, excellent for carrying a moderate amount of stuff hands free. It resembles a pair of saddle bags, worn over one shoulder.

1st half hour will be theory, rest of class will be an introduction to practical hand sewing making a small/medium sized wallet...Read more

An Introduction to Flat Nalbinding

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Thursday 10:00 to 12:00

Basic nalbinding (single needle knitting used by the Norse, Anglo-Saxons and other cultures for making mittens and socks) stitches taught using the flat method (rather than around the thumb)"

Cost - Gold coin towards yarn, needles and notes, Equipment - please bring a nalbinding needle or...Read more

Period Embroidery Tools

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Thursday 11:00 to 12:00

Want to make your embroidery kit more period?

This class covers the history of tools and materials of the medieval and renaissance embroiderer, and how can we source them today.

This class wil lbe held as part of the WCoB Display and Workshops in the Great Hall.Read more

Rowany Festival Wardrobe Competition

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Friday 11:00 to 13:00

One of the joys of the SCA is being able to pick and choose a time and place in history to suit your style and interest, and maybe to have a different one every day. However, there is also the other end of the SCA scale, choosing a single time and place and doing it well. ​

This...Read more