Fee per class / workshop:  $30.00  (No  interpreters fee)

  Seminars and workshops about medieval  culture,

 presented by Camlann artisans, & staff. 

Classes are  NOON to 4 P.M. unless otherwise noted.

Mail in your check with the Registration form. 

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  Check back on this page periodically for updated information about your class.  You may wish to bring a bottle of water, and the benches are wooden, so a cushion might be a consideration.  If you plan to dine afterwards at the Bors Hede, be sure to call ahead to make reservations.  Medieval dress is welcome, but not required, except as noted.  Students in all classes will receive handouts containing an outline, bibliography, response form, supporting information, and illustrations.

SPRING CLASSES 2016

Living History Interpretation

Sunday,  January 31st    Noon  to 4:00 P.M.

Participant opportunities; how to get involved.

Learn how to be a first person interpreter, and study Camlann's methods for presenting living history. 

Required audit, for 'village' / festival participants;  

  Open-hearth Cooking

Sunday,  March 6th    Noon  to 4:00 P.M.

 Camlann Staff,  presenters.

Introduction to medieval cooking & equipment.  Hands-on fire building, tools and techniques.  Learn to cook the old way, and then enjoy the meal.

 Maximum class size is 8

 The Medieval Village

Sunday,  February 21st  Noon to 4 P.M.

 A survey of daily life, routines, and relationships in Camlann village.

The seminar will provide a firm basis for continuing on with character development for interpreters.

Developing a Medieval Character : 

Sunday,  February 28th Noon to 4 P.M. 

(Interpretation class is prerequisite)  

Developing and interpreting your character:  background, preparation, and  relationships.

Includes role-playing with other participants.

Required, as audit, for all 'village life' participants.

Medieval Clothing Construction

Sunday,  February 7th    Noon  to 4:00 P.M.

Dame Alys, presenter.

Learn to design and make medieval garments.  History, fabrics, techniques, & stitches.

Middle English for Interpreters :

Sunday,  March 13th Noon to 4 P.M. 

(Interpreter class is prerequisite)  

Approaching Middle English at Camlann: 

Language, Character traits; Dialogue

Required, as audit, for all 'village life' participants.

Interprter Presentations 

Sunday March 20th  Noon to 4 P.M.

(Interpreter class is prerequisite)  

 Interactive practice using Middle English based on your interpretive role - in medieval clothing.

Required, as audit, for all 'village life' participants.

On-site Presentations 

Sunday April 17th  Noon to 4 P.M.

(Interpreter class is prerequisite)  

 Interactive practice using Middle English based on your interpretive role - in medieval clothing.

Required, as audit, for all 'village life' participants.