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by Skevmeister
Tue May 02, 2006 1:45 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Help me price this please!
Replies: 42
Views: 7032

Oooh Bombay Sapphire, I could tell you about me and that stuff especially flying to America and gently sipping the complimentary ones for the duration of the flight from manchester to chicago and then on to SF. Amazing how that stuff creeps up on you.

Skev
by Skevmeister
Tue May 02, 2006 11:38 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Seems a bit unnessary ! (but i could be wrong)
Replies: 17
Views: 3331

Yeah Mate I should have said that you need to go to the Hobgoblin, and drink copious amounts of wychwood on draught - hooo bloody rah..... And its only 5 mins walk from the Castle. And try snap on the boat restaurant next time too
by Skevmeister
Tue May 02, 2006 9:20 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Seems a bit unnessary ! (but i could be wrong)
Replies: 17
Views: 3331

I think that as traders you are as much of the show as the re-enactors and should be able to go to the facilities (especially if your paying for the space to trade in) I think that is a bit off personally. I personally have found it nice to be able to have a beer with the people I plan to buy off. S...
by Skevmeister
Fri Apr 28, 2006 12:36 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Help me price this please!
Replies: 42
Views: 7032

I have to agree with Nigel (however I am being careful I don't want to set any prescedents here :D :P 8) ) Mixing Gin with water shocking..... drink straight Gin
by Skevmeister
Wed Apr 26, 2006 2:51 pm
Forum: Food and Drink
Topic: cooking Fish
Replies: 12
Views: 2819

I have been told that you can do it by heating stones up in a fire and then just laying your fish on the heated stones, and that should cook it just right. Haven't tried it yet, but hope to over this season.
by Skevmeister
Mon Apr 24, 2006 2:48 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Help me price this please!
Replies: 42
Views: 7032

They are lovely Sally.

Skev
by Skevmeister
Wed Apr 19, 2006 3:41 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: 14th Century Potter
Replies: 4
Views: 1313

Cheers Craig I will do.
by Skevmeister
Wed Apr 19, 2006 3:35 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: 14th Century Potter
Replies: 4
Views: 1313

14th Century Potter

Hi Ya All, TQO has decided that she wants to take up potting as something to od a shows when she isn't clubbing me with pointy sticks. Does anybody have any resources available for potters wheels and references for pottery of the 14th century for her to start her off and any ideas of good books. I w...
by Skevmeister
Wed Apr 05, 2006 11:17 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Can anyone recommend a delivery service?
Replies: 20
Views: 3397

LHEE,

When you do find out I would be interested in either recycling the wood or doing something to them to make them useful again, as I am interested in wood work and a friend is interested in Chip Carving......

Skev
by Skevmeister
Tue Apr 04, 2006 9:42 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Can anyone recommend a delivery service?
Replies: 20
Views: 3397

Lord High Everything Esle wrote: PS anyone like ti buy 12 broken boxes?
Is this a joke LHEE, 'cos if it isn't I might
by Skevmeister
Fri Mar 31, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Tax and VAT
Replies: 28
Views: 5256

I am currently Alpha Testing a really simple to use MS Accounting system that does all teh good stuff plus payroll and integrates into Outlook Contacts Manager. And if it comes out at the same price as the US version should be about £150 quid rather than the silly prices that TAS and SAGE ask for. A...
by Skevmeister
Fri Mar 31, 2006 1:42 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Product Listings
Replies: 38
Views: 8114

Hy Guys, I could add this concept to the pre-ordering system that I plan on writing, and hosting it wouldn't be a problem as I have my own server and unlimited bandwidth ( I should blooy hope so too costs me #100 quid a month) Are you interested, I am more than happy to work together on this with Ni...
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 28, 2006 1:53 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: shoes
Replies: 6
Views: 2757

[edited] cos its duplicate [/edit]
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 28, 2006 1:53 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: shoes
Replies: 6
Views: 2757

OOOOOH Bgr how we meant to make a decision where things need to be if the boxes they are meant to go in start getting so subjective as well.


Oh BTW WIm nice shoes
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 28, 2006 12:21 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Traders Pre-Show Ordering System
Replies: 11
Views: 4226

Cheers Cal

Skev
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 28, 2006 12:19 pm
Forum: Creative Works
Topic: shoes
Replies: 6
Views: 2757

Wim,

I think that this should actually be in the Costumes section. I think the pictures here are more arty ones.

Skev

What do others reckon
by Skevmeister
Mon Mar 27, 2006 1:00 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: You Want How Much ? !!!
Replies: 107
Views: 20861

Pete, I reckpon your idea of a traders forums is great. I know I would find it useful to have a one stop shop to see what traders there are. I have read this thread with interest, I as a relative newby, and two of us to kit out can't afford all the best kit, but me and TQO are trying to make our own...
by Skevmeister
Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:52 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Bellows face salet authentic?
Replies: 10
Views: 2642

LJF & DT

Here the website for the church, 'cos I was interested.

Skev



by Skevmeister
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:43 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Traders Pre-Show Ordering System
Replies: 11
Views: 4226

Cool Miranda,

So its got legs then. Next thing to do is sort out a basic framework for requirements then.

I'll e-mail Martin and see if he is interested in something like this too.

Skev
by Skevmeister
Fri Mar 24, 2006 12:37 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Traders Pre-Show Ordering System
Replies: 11
Views: 4226

Sally, That could be a further ammendment down the line. Again anything to help the smaller traders who have neither the time nor money for a website but can actually have a web presence. I already know of something like this for the Electronics Industry. Again, if your interested I could create a r...
by Skevmeister
Fri Mar 24, 2006 9:52 am
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Traders Pre-Show Ordering System
Replies: 11
Views: 4226

Traders Pre-Show Ordering System

Following on from and idea that Malias floated on another thread. How many traders would be interested in signing up to a simple pre-show ordering system. Where you can actually have orders placed online and then you can log on or have emailed to you. So that youu can collate orders for stuff to tak...
by Skevmeister
Wed Mar 22, 2006 4:14 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Team / House Liverys for Recognition
Replies: 149
Views: 92154

Well you can spot the falchions by this tabard
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 21, 2006 5:58 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Team / House Liverys for Recognition
Replies: 149
Views: 92154

Team / House Liverys for Recognition

Hey Peeps as requested in the WOTR thread, heres a stickied thread so that teams, team members , can post their own, team or house livery pictures or graphics so we know whe we're beating on the field. Go ye a head ye merry gentle folk. If you can lable your images House/Team/Period then we'' have a...
by Skevmeister
Wed Mar 15, 2006 11:31 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Just how big was the medieval county of Nottingham?
Replies: 21
Views: 3089

http://www.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/sitema ... istory.htm

heres the history of teh castle for you
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 14, 2006 1:14 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Just how big was the medieval county of Nottingham?
Replies: 21
Views: 3089

I stand corrected. I knew it was one or the other.
by Skevmeister
Tue Mar 14, 2006 11:29 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Just how big was the medieval county of Nottingham?
Replies: 21
Views: 3089

No, I think that Pine is a foreign import especially now by forestry commissions to bulk out the depleted woodlands. I think that the commonest evergreen tree in britain was variation sof a spruce. I actually have a lease for 1 square foot of Sherwood Oak Wood for 999 years courtesy of TQO as an xma...
by Skevmeister
Mon Mar 13, 2006 5:26 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Just how big was the medieval county of Nottingham?
Replies: 21
Views: 3089

Actually sherwood was very large hence th reason forest rather than wood. I did have actuall refeneces to acreage, but I cant find them. Somewhere between Mid Midlands and Mid Yorkshire. Was the range of it and coast to coast with clearings for towns, villages, etc. But Nottingham was an important e...
by Skevmeister
Fri Mar 03, 2006 5:44 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Whats wrong in Dark Age re-enactment
Replies: 61
Views: 9308

What is the dark ages?

Actually this is a serious question, i know of the bronze, iron, roman periods but what does everyone classify as the dark ages?

Skev
by Skevmeister
Thu Mar 02, 2006 9:25 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Getting Down and Getting Dirty!
Replies: 35
Views: 6549

UNfortunately, there are two reasons why I can block this IP Address

1.) Thare are about 30 different addresses
2.) There are is no way of blocking it in the Mod control panel.

I will PM Cal

Skev
by Skevmeister
Tue Feb 21, 2006 4:41 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: UK costume events - anyone up for it?????
Replies: 50
Views: 11778

Claudia, Just as a tip this area is for help regarding the use of the forum itself not re-enactment. Can I suggest that you eithe pots in general history or friends and gossip if your not quite sure where you need to go theirs always plenty of helpful (but slightly mad) people around in those and th...