21.02.2017

Museum visit.

I hoped to find some nalbinding examples in Victoria and Albert Museum -I did not find anything. It seems that this technique is very rare. I tried asking some tourguides but they did not know where in London can I find any example of it.

However, I saw some designs of armour from Renessaince – it is only a proof for me that armour can be seen as garments. It’s design required a great knowledge and understanding of technology of making it as well as the need to meet the expectations of clients. This also makes me think of maedieval crafts - to make armour it required a great expertise. Those craftsmen were very skilled yet today all of that is forgotten. It is also a coontextual inspiration to put a bigger emphasis on crafts and it's role for future development not extinction.

Organizing research page and bibliography.

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