Archive - Sep 18, 2012

Proof of the 16th century shave horse

An article on the Popular Woodworking Magazine website weighs into the discussion of the use of shavehorses, a combination vice and workbench used to prepare wood for a lathe, in the 16th century with an illustration from a period German source.

Pennsic Beowulf

 Bo Vanderberg reports that he has posted an album of photos from the production of Beowulf, the Road Show, presented at Pennsic 41. The photos are available on his Flickr website.

Arts and Sciences Display at Pennsic 41

Sleepy Unicorn reports that a large album of photos of the A&S display at the recent Pennsic War 41 is now available online. The photos have been posted on Sleepy Unicorn's PhotoBucket page.