Course begins: 22 Sept 2021
Week 0: An Introduction to Teams
Week 1: Introduction: why wear clothes?
Week 2: Hunter-gatherer clothing: use of natural materials (Palaeolithic to Mesolithic; modern hunter-gatherers)
Week 3: Materials 1: Weeks 3 and 4 will include: spinning, dyeing, sewing, weaving, types of materials, fibre identification.
Week 4: Materials 2
Week 5: Iron Age and Roman clothes
Week 6: Anglo-Saxon and Medieval clothes
Week 7: Shoes, hats and underwear
Week 8: Accoutrements; brooches, pins, buttons, buckles, belts and purses
Week 9: Jewellery
Week 10: Conclusion, reinactment, illustration