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Get "Hands on" with Silent Heraldry with Baroness Marie le Mains. Join Baroness Marie and learn some fun, simple ASL signs.

Easy Mead Making with Robert the Bald. ($55) - Join Robert the Bald and learn to make a simple mead that you can then take home! All equipment and ingredients provided. You will take home your mead, along with a 1-gal glass jug, a mini auto-siphon, and tubing. Robert will demonstrate how to rack and bottle the mead when it is finished. You will end up with a gallon of mead and all the equipment needed for future batches! Limited to 8 hands on students (observers welcome)

The following classes are being offered as part of the Costuming Arts and Sciences Expo:
TimeTeacherClassDescription
11:00 - 4:00Mistress Alysoun JeaunterreGothic Fitted Dress
11:00 - 12:00Lady Christine ChabrierAbout those Elizabethan Jackets
12:00 - 1:00Lady Alinora KyteIndian Chain Stitch and Zardosi Embroidery$5 donation for Supplies. Limited to 8 hands on students. (observers welcome)
1:00 - 2:00HL Eithne ni MuirgeanRectangular construction tunic with variationsA tunic pattern w/o fussy gussets? That fits anyone? That works for Celts, Anglo-Saxons, Vikings? That can become a Tudor smock or shirt? A Rus/Slavic/Greek/Turkish shirt? A coat? And it’s EASY! Leave with a CD with full instructions and layout. Plus your measurements to make your own tunic. Bring your own measuring tape if you have one
1:00 - 2:00Mistress Mayken Van Der AlstThe German Frau - a quick guide to essential German dress accessoriesFind out what's what with Wulsthaube and Steuchlein and German aprons in this one hour class about the two fashion accessories that will establish your German Renaissance look. Intro to smocking via hands-on exercise and hand-out included. No charge.
1:00 - 2:00Amenhetep sa Amenemhat mes ne Ta-AmenEgyptian and Sumerian Clothing
1:00 - 4:00Lady Alinora KyteSpinning SolarJoin Lady Alinora and spend up to 30 minutes spinning on one of her 4 wheels.
3:00 - 4:00Sarah ShawBeginner TunicsParticipants, please bring 2 yards of fabric
3:00 - 4:00HL Elyn verch GwilimTudor Transition: ladies' dress from 1485-1520.
3:00 - 4:00Mistress Kale Adriane16th Century Ottoman Costuming: Basics
DisplayHL Zafira bint KatzSafavid Noble Woman's Headgear
DisplayBaroness Aurelia CassiaBlock Printing Display