Thursday, 23 July 2009
English Heritage - Festival of History
Following our ancient days out on Saturday 24th July 2009, Opus Artz and Friends will be relocating camp further up north, in the expansive (3500 acres) grounds of impeccable and romantic gardens of Kelmarsh Hall, Northamptonshire for a weekend of live re-enactments and loads of sketching, drawing and inspiration.
So, if you are attending this festival, feel free to contact us and it would be good to share the experience and meet new art colleagues on this weekend of history
Here is a brief line up on what is on offer:
BRAND NEW FOR 2009
Agincourt 1415, Time Travellers Go..., Tudor Fashion Show, Beauty Secrets from the Past, A Norman Melee, King Henry's Joust
BIG BATTLE SPECTACULARS
Tank Attack 1944 with Aerial Display, English Civil War Battle, Heroes of the Empire, Tommies of WWII, Gladiators!, Soldiers of Waterloo
Grand Parade, The Victorian Gymkhana, Music Through The Ages, Roman Games, The Roman Imperial Army, Animals in History, The Historic Market
FAMILY FUN – It’s not just for kids!
Time Travellers Go..., Bzents, Family Activity Zone, Victorian Seaside, Penny Merriments, Trifles & Japery, Victory in the Garden, Heuristics: Tudor, Young Archaeologists' Club
EH Archaeology & Buildings, Portable Antiquities, The National Monuments Record, Federation of Family History Society, Battlefield Trust, Northamptonshire Archaeology Society, Beauty in History, Turn the Key of Time, Pheonix wargaming Club