In this two-day workshop, learn the latest research on British enlisted regimental coat construction and their modification by the British Army in Canada in February 1777. Discover period shortcuts for these military garments, produced en masse for regimental contracts. Saratoga National Battlefield Historian & author, Eric Schnitzer will present his research on Captain Fraser’s Company of Rangers in 1777. In addition to coat cloth and lining, lace and buttons are available for Burgoyne campaign regiments including the 9th, 20th, 21st, 33rd, 47th, 53rd. Please inquire about the availability of other regimental coats.
The workshop includes lunch each day, a cut-out kit for your coat, and sewing materials.
Pre-registration is required. To register, contact Gibb Zea at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-585-6190.