How Two Medieval Episode Twelve

Questions and Answer

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You asked and we answered! This commemorative episode for our first dozen is a Q and A. It was a delight to hear from the audience and get a chance to respond. Thank you everyone who submitted questions. Enjoy, this one is for you!

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How Two Medieval Episode Eleven

Camping Part I

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In this episode Todd and I discuss what are the essentials to camping at a weekend event. We share lessons learned on tents, equipment and resources that you will need to survive a medieval weekend. This is only part 1, as there is so much more to talk about. Sorry for the long delay, we hope to get cracking at more episodes on a regular basis. Cheers and keep on re-enacting!

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How Two Medieval – Episode Ten

presenting at schools with matt blazek

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We had the pleasure to speak with the Executive Director of History Live North East, and the talent behind The Agincourt Soldier, on the special considerations required when doing living history and reenactment presentations in the educational environment (predominantly referring to elementary schools.) Not only does he tell us about what to expect when dealing with a classroom of kids, he also explores some of the “business end” considerations for those interested in working with schools more routinely.

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How Two Medieval – Episode Seven

Tips on how to start your own group

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Tapping into the wealth of knowledge and resources of Trevor Clemons, founder of the successful and renown living history and historical martial arts group The Medieval Swordsman Guild of Kansas City, we discuss the logistics behind getting a group off the ground and what pitfalls to avoid.

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How Two Medieval – Episode Six

What Do I Need To Start?

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In this episode we discuss the “Basic Kit” topic, focusing primarily on the late fourteenth and early fifteenth century. We chose to discuss the most basic possible ensemble in regards to a basic kit, discussing the elements of a simple commoner’s outfit. While the exact cut and styling of clothing may not be universally applicable, many of the themes are.

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How Two Medieval – Episode Five

To Buy or Make?

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In this episode we discuss purchasing items vs. making them. Does one leap into creating medieval items or do you purchase from vetted merchants? The living History hobby leaves many aspects to learning new skills, but not everyone has the time and space. Join us as we give our opinion on the topic.

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How Two Medieval – Episode Four

Choosing your impression Part II

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Today’s episode has also been recorded by our guest, Ian of Knyght Errant, and simulcasted to his YouTube channel.

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How Two Medieval – Episode Three

Choosing Your Impression Part I

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In our third episode we begin to explore the considerations involved in developing an authentic living history impression.

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How Two Medieval – Episode Two

What is Living History Anyway?

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In our second episode we touch base on defining terms and establishing an overview of our ideas on what we mean when we’re discussing living history and medieval reenactment. 

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How Two Medieval – Episode One

Who we are and what we are about

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I am pleased to present episode one of the new podcast I am co-hosting about helping people on their journey in living history. Episode One, who are these guys anyway?

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