Decorative Techniques


Personally, I do not do much in the way of decoration when making shoes, however there are several techniques that are discussed in the literature. For those truly interested in the topic, I advise The Bryggen Papers, which discusses the finds in Bergen. It has a fascinating, indepth discussion of medieval shoe decoration. Also I suggest looking at Shoes and Pattens

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