All Discussions Tagged 'armour' (12)

← Back to Crescent Moon Armoury
Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Joy of the Art

If you will be renowned in the art, you’ll never be poor,  in any place.  This virtue is so glorious that,  if even once poverty would show…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Jul 12, 2014

Why I’m Tired of the Zombie Apocalypse (and it hasn’t even started yet)

Being a craftsperson/maker/artisan/artist is a rather unique profession. Many people today have limited experience in (truly) handmade obj…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Jun 24, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part IX

With the conclusion of three conferences in two months in two states, the long awaited blog is back! To continue with the construction of t…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Jun 12, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part VIII

This is the critical stage of the project where all temptation to play Minecraft must be resisted so that I can practice some ACTUAL craft…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Apr 11, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part VII

The plackart is a challenging piece of armour. Historically, plackarts formed a larger portion of a full cuirass. But with the German Trans…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Apr 3, 2014

Artistic Symbolism in Armour

Armour can be functional art. It has the capacity to communicate beyond its intended form. Anyone who has taken a stroll in the New York Me…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Mar 19, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part VI

With the narrowing of the breastplate, it would be easy to panic and think that the whole piece is ruined and only hours of reworking woul…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Mar 2, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part V

Raising the breastplate is, by far, the most labor-intensive portion of the project. Each successive raising course tends to take up to abo…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Feb 22, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part IV

Using the prepared working drawings, I like to construct a wooden framework to be used as a template as the breastplate is raised. This giv…

Started by Parker Brown

0 Feb 22, 2014

The Kunst Schott von Hellingen Breastplate Part III

Once a good illustration is made, I then need to match the image with the measurements.  Breastplates of the period are actually made of fi…

Started by Parker Brown

3 Feb 16, 2014
Reply by Brigitte Martin

RSS

Latest Activity

Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Apply online to be part of Handmade Interact   We're here to support, promote and celebrate artists and designers. If you're looking to increase your visibility online and sell your work throughout the year, we would like to invite…"
May 23
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"We are pleased to present some exciting new events as part of Handmade Interact; our series of weekly live demonstrations and talks. The online events are FREE to attend although there are limited places. Find out more and register now.…"
May 23
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Goldsmiths’ Jewellery Lecture Series: Rue Pigalle and Goldsmiths’ Fair have collaborated to create a four-part lecture series that explores the stories of survival, endurance and innovation from the 14th-century jewellery world in London…"
May 23
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"SUPPLIER UPDATES: HS Walsh: Are still dispatching orders Monday to Friday. You can place or orders by email, phone or online. Free shipping on web orders over £50. Phone orders: 01959 543660 mail@hswalsh.com https://www.hswalsh.com/ Burhouse:…"
May 23

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2020   Created by Brigitte Martin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service