Saturday 3rd March 2018
AGM/Study day – Revolution to Rebellion: c. 1650-1750
The keynote speaker will be Susan North, Curator of 17th and 18th century dress at the V&A, “The Materials of Martyrdom: the clothing relics of Charles I”.
Mark Wallis, Director of Past Pleasures, is “delighted to return to lecture to us on his favourite period of history, and has some original costume pieces to show us. “To the Barricades!” Clothing for Revolutionaries c. 1642- 1789.
Dr Sally Tuckett, Glasgow University – “Rebels or Heroes? Dress and Jacobites in the 18th Century”
Pat Poppy, Re-enactor – “Reproduction Costume”. A talk with examples.
Cost: Members £15, non-members £25. Cost includes tea and coffee – please bring your own packed lunch
Full details and booking forms will be included in the January mailing. Non-members book via website Booking form
Venue – Itchen Abbas & Avington Village Hall, Main Road, Itchen Abbas, Nr. Winchester, Hampshire SO21 1BQ
Saturday 21st April 2018
“Oh we do like to be beside the Seaside”
SCCS member Georgina Bradley (costume curator volunteer at Bexhill Museum) will exhibit in the Education Room some curator selected prized items.
Cost: Members £12, non- members £18.
Venue: Bexhill museum, Egerton Road, Bexhill, Kent, TN39 3HL.
Members booking form in the spring newsletter Non-members book via website booking Form.
Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
By invitation of curator Catherine Leonard a talk on Handcuffs & Costume Treasures, Petersfield Museum.
This is a SCCS members only event- cost: £12