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HEMAC HEMATHLON 2022

HEMAC HEMATHLON returns with a two days event that will take place on June 11 and 12. The event will host several workshops by renowned HEMA instructors from around the world along with three tournaments. Check the info on our workshops, tournaments and registration at: https://hemathlon.com/

Medieval Window Workshop

The Medieval Glass Window teaches the basics of soldering with a soldering wand, using flux, metal, copper tape, and other tools/supplies to create the quintessential medieval window. the workshop focuses on the formation of the window rather than cutting glass. Preshaped diamond and triangle beveled glass will be used. This is an in-person workshop. There are no kits and no videos available.

Workshop: Early Medieval Manuscript Illumination 2022

In this workshop, attendees will be introduced to the art and interior content of early medieval manuscripts. Due to their highly decorative quality, we will be using Irish texts (such as the Book of Kells) as examples to demonstrate the creative and technical processes of constructing ancient manuscripts.

SOURCES & PROBLEMS IN RENAISSANCE MEDICINE. Rewriting the History of European Medicine

This lecture explains the rationale behind the new survey of history in the period, which relies on a wide range of primary and unfamiliar texts drawn from across Europe from Moldavia to Portugal. It considers the consequences for medicine of the opening up of Europe to the wider world, as well as the results of the ever-hardening religious divide, including the fate of Arabic medicine in Iberia.

Tanya Bentham on Medieval Embroidery & the Creation of Opus Anglicanum

Tanya interprets contemporary subjects into expressions of historical embroidery with a delightful sense of fun, adding such details as a goat with a bow tie and a Cadbury cream egg.

Medieval Manuscript Workshop

As medieval combat students, we are always referring to the manuscripts of the medieval period, but how were they actually made and how long did it take to create a page or image?

Swords of the Renaissance II 2021

We will hold the meeting "Swords of the Renaissance" here in Potsdam for the second time on Saturday and Sunday , October 16 & 17, 2021 This event is dedicated to the different styles and weapons of the Renaissance. This is intended to provide an overview and provide space for exchange and experimentation.

SabreSlash 2021

SabreSlash 2021 is an annual event established with the aim of promoting the art of sabre fencing in its various historical forms. It is open to all historical sabre fencing stylists of all levels and will take place in Prague, Czech Republic, October 2 - 3 2021.

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