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Busbies, bearskins and shakos; hat making for children

Overview

Military hat making for children; a chance to make a shako like those worn by Coldstream Guardsmen at Waterloo or a bearskin or a busby just like a hussar!

An opportunity for children to make a shako hat like those worn by Coldstream Guardsmen at Waterloo or perhaps a bearskin or even a busby like a Hussar or an Artilleryman. All materials will be provided; card, felt, watercolours, pva glue and a variety of recycled materials.  Children will be assisted to make their own headgear. Each child will be able to take their own finished helmet home.

Children taking part should be between 8-16. Any younger children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Coldstream Museum
2 August 2022
10:30 -12:30
£5 per child

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