Tracy Borman will curate a morning of talks and demonstrations covering the discovery of a replica of one of Elizabeth I’s dresses, the jewellery worn by Henry VIII’s six wives, a discussion about mobilising the Tudor Court for such spectacular events as the Field of the Cloth of Gold, and a demonstration of dressing for court.
9.30 Fashioning the Tudors – Introduction Tracy Borman
9.35-10.15 Elizabeth I’s Dress Eleri Lynn
10.15-10.55 Dressing for Court Mark Wallis
11.25-12.05 Jewellery of the Six Wives Nicola Tallis
12.05-12.45 Portable Palaces: Tudor Royal Tents and The Field of Cloth of Gold Charles Farris
12.45 Wrap and questions Tracy Borman