Anglo-Saxons

Explore the Saxon world by loooking at costume. Handle and sketch artefacts and have a go at  writing a Saxon riddle.

The workshop will focus on

  • How looking at costume can teach us about what Saxons used to make and dye clothes
  • Saxons had punishment systems
  • Why people built houses near to rivers and woods, and how Saxons obtained food sources
  • Saxons riddles