Allow me to introduce: The Rowan Berry Coronet

A while back I posted a sketch for a coronet I had gotten a commission for. In the post I pondered about coronets in general and SCA coronets in particular. … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

1100? 1600? Same same but different.

I was just browsing web pages looking for inspiration when I suddenly found a photo from the movie Robin Hood (2010), it shows Eileen Atkins starring as Eleanor of Aquitaine. She looks beautiful, … Continue reading

October 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

My new notebook

I got something really sweet in my letterbox a couple of days ago. There is a nice company called Monsieur Notebook, and they have an ongoing design competition where the … Continue reading

September 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Gifts for the bride and groom

We went to a beautiful wedding this weekend, and I thought I’d show you the gifts we gave the bride and groom. First we decided on this print of a … Continue reading

September 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

The very unusual 16th century boots

I’ve been on vacation to Innsbruck, Austria, for a few days, and right outside of Innsbruck lies a fantastic castle called Schloss Ambras. It was built on the remains of an … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Mermaid in motion

I spent an afternoon learning how to use Inkscape to create the kind of files needed to use the laser cutter that I am lucky enough to be able to … Continue reading

August 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Black diamonds and Cranach chokers

So this lovely lady is making a dress inspired by the one seen in the German painter Lucas Cranach the Elder’s “Judith with the Head of Holofernes” from ca 1530 … Continue reading

August 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

A Coronet for a Baroness

I little while back I got a question if I could make a coronet for a SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism) baroness, and of course I was happy to send … Continue reading

August 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Construction diary – 8th to 10th century Frankish earrings

I came across this gorgeous pair of earrings dated somewhere between 800 and 1000 AD, and since they are made from silver wire and silver sheet metal and made with … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Exhibition news – Franconian Art Prize

Earlier this year I submitted some of my artwork to be considered for exhibition the Fränkische Kunstpreis 2012 (the Franconian Art Price 2012) arranged by the artist’s organisation BUN(D)T Fränkische Künstler. … Continue reading

July 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

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