Demonstrations

Demonstrations took place during the afternoon of Saturday 12th January 2013, between 2pm and 4pm, at St Fagans National History Museum.

Outside:

  • Claudio Cavazzuti, Monia Barbieri, Luca Pellegrini and Federico Scacchetti from Parco Archaeologico e Museo all’aperto della Terremara di Montale, Italy will be conducting bronze casting.

Videos of the bronze casting, taken by one of the attendees, can be viewed here.

Inside:

  • Ian Dennis – antler working
  • Katrin Kania hand-spinning
  • Simon Wyatt – playing musical instruments
  • Maria Lowe Fri of Stockholm University and Graham Lowe – working stone with Minoan chisels
  • Nada Khreisheh – flint knapping as a learning process
  • Metin I Eren – knapping a Clovis point

There was also the opportunity to see Fagans’ miller, clog maker, weaver and Blacksmith at work, and to explore the grounds and historic buildings of St Fagans’ Museum.

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