Thursday, January 30, 2014

Knapsack Workshop - February 8th

Just an update -- Henry's knapsack workshop will be Saturday, February 8th, not March 8th as previously posted

British and American Knapsack Workshop - Saturday, February 8, Concord, MA

This workshop will provide you with the opportunity to build either a British painted canvas knapsack based on the original British militia knapsack found 20 years ago at the Isaac Royal House in Medford, or an American single pocket, double strap linen knapsack based on the original David Uhl knapsack in the collection of Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site in Newburgh, NY, and another similar one in a private collection, both of which were used by militiamen. Knapsack kits will include pre-cut materials, buckles, thread and instructions needed to construct the knapsack of your choice. Class limited to 12 participants. Cost of kits includes $50 workshop fee.Cost of "Isaac Royal House" pattern British Knapsack Kit - $150    Cost of "David Uhl" pattern American Knapsack Kit - $ 90

To sign up, contact Henry at

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