Category Archives: Crafts

Traditional Skills Part 1 – Preparing Vellum

I have for many years past had an interest in medieval illumination and calligraphy and as a historian I have a particular interest in the wonderful manuscripts produced in medieval times.  I’d already been lucky enough to attend an illumination … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Illuminations, Just for fun, Medieval

‘Craeftiga’ Craft Show – Sutton Hoo

It was lovely for us today to be the people visiting an event, rather than demonstrating at one. Today we visited ‘Craeftiga’ craft show at Sutton Hoo Anglo-Saxon burial ground. It was our first ever visit to the site. ‘Craeftiga’ … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Just for fun