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by Jackie Phillips
Thu Mar 16, 2006 12:07 pm
Forum: Traders Discussion
Topic: Three more trading events for this year
Replies: 9
Views: 3868

Having spoken to her myself yesterday, I'm happy to say that I'm going to give this a try - with no pitch fee and only fuel costs to think about, I can hardly lose. There's not much else going on in the middle weekends of May, so any opportunity is welcome.
by Jackie Phillips
Mon Mar 13, 2006 3:30 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 18695

De Boissey, I've just sent you a pm, but at the sake of repeating myself and sounding boring, I'm taking my reed scraping kit to TORM again this weekend on the offchance that we might meet this time. Should you wish to have your reed(s) scraped down to a playable state, feel free to bring them along...
by Jackie Phillips
Wed Nov 02, 2005 4:07 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: bits and bobs
Replies: 18
Views: 3989

Can I also recommend www.fabricland.com

Rubbish website, I mean seriously rubbish, but the fabrics are cheaper than many non-trade internet sites, I use them a lot.

Jackie
by Jackie Phillips
Wed Oct 05, 2005 10:25 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 18695

Wayland, sorry, don't think I can help in the making from scratch, no longer have the equipment - hung onto the adjustment stuff only for my own use (and in this case, others). Hobgoblin website http://www.hobgoblin.com/local/price.htm seems to have bombarde reeds available for £3.95 which strikes m...
by Jackie Phillips
Wed Oct 05, 2005 12:00 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 18695

I don't claim to be able to play the bombarde - though I will admit now to be very keen to have a go. I'm an oboist , though I don't play as much anymore as I'd like to - I was also a reed maker for modern double reeds. A couple of additions to the points Jemima found. First and most importantly, so...
by Jackie Phillips
Mon Sep 26, 2005 9:58 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Cloth offcuts.
Replies: 3
Views: 1920

Debbie,

If you've still got any bags left by TORM, I'll take them off your hands - a local group of primary/nursery schools are always looking for this kind of stuff.

Jackie
Cloak'd & Dagger'd
by Jackie Phillips
Tue Aug 02, 2005 7:41 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Music
Replies: 11
Views: 3611

Not if it's in the dorian mode. What tune is it Steve?
by Jackie Phillips
Mon Aug 01, 2005 10:23 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Safe Socks
Replies: 52
Views: 15322

If you have six white and six black socks in a bag. ..............And it's dark so you can't see. How many socks will you have to take out to make sure you have a pair ? Ok, assuming that there are no other ways of telling the socks apart in the dark (size, shape, texture, smell?) and you are looki...
by Jackie Phillips
Mon Aug 01, 2005 10:16 am
Forum: Costumes
Topic: late medieval full circle cloak with liripipe...
Replies: 3
Views: 2695

Blimey, that was quick.

Helen is aboslutely gorgeous, a credit to you both.