Wednesday, March 09, 2011

For the Norman Feast...

I've been researching ideas for the home-ed groups Norman Feast.

http://www.albion-swords.com/articles/norman.htm

http://www.bayeuxtapestry.org.uk/

An idea for a knights costume...
http://www.history-making.com/large_product_image.php?p=213&i=1

Clothing...
http://www.fashion-era.com/english-costume/1066-1087-william-the-first-calthrop.htm

Kite shield examples...

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/MEDkite.htm
http://www.larp.com/midgard/shield.htm
http://www.middle-ages.org.uk/medieval-shields.htm
http://www.ehow.com/how_4676106_kite-shield.html
http://khurasanminiatures.tripod.com/norm1.jpg

Food ideas...
http://lizzieeatslondon.blogspot.com/2010/08/hog-roast-at-red-lion-sun.html - I'll be making a paper mache version of this!
http://cookit.e2bn.org/historycookbook/27-315-normans-medieval-Food-facts.html
http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/lesson_plans/anglo-saxon/normans_lp_hoh_feasting.pdf

More will be added tomorrow...

1 comment:

  1. What a great idea :) I wish that the folks in our home-ed hood were more receptive to ideas like this!

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