History Space- Fitting Into the Past

Event Details

Do you love living history? Would you like to participate in living history events but aren’t sure where to start?

This presentation shows how to “fit into the past” for a future event.

1) How to get started, with an overview of various events, and the different supplies they require.

2) Examining the fit of replica 1770s and 1790s garments and how they differ from modern clothing.

3) Plus a few basic sewing skills in preparation for making a simple accessory.

Admission is free, register at: http://www.eventbrite.com/o/newport-historical-society-2749468492