Leatherwork & tanning

Arne Focke

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
fam.focke [at] gmx.de
Country
Germany

I started working in the experimental field while still in university. Mostly I do reconstructions of iron objects and medieval shoes. These days I run the museums forge of the archaeological open-air museum "Bajuwarenhof Kirchheim", where I also present other crafts to the public.

Theresa Emmerich Kamper PhD

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
theresaemmerich [at] yahoo.com
Country
United Kingdom

I am an avid practitioner of traditional living skills and primitive technology of all kinds and have followed this interest into the academic field of Experimental Archaeology, in which I hold an MA in Experimental Archaeology and a PhD on the ‘Microscopic Analysis of Prehistoric Tanning Technol

John Nicholl MA, HDE

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
jw.nichollj [at] gmail.com
Country
Ireland
Crafts & Skills

I began with introducing Living History to the Irish National Heritage Park circa 1995 when I founded a Living History group Gael agus Gall - this involved researching craft work in Viking Age Ireland for presentation to the public visiting the Park - using the (re)constructed buildings as a cont