Carpentery was one of the most common trades in Williamsburg. Watch our experts use hand tools to transform trees into lumber, cut and raise heavy timber building frames, and enclose new structures with siding and roofing.
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Hairweaving Done Right
Learn the trade secrets of hairweaving from making men's queues to lady's curls, false braids, buns and chignons in this three hour workshop.
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Compounding 18th-century Medicines
Gain insight into the dynamics of 18th-century professional pharmacy from the medicines and applications, to the tools and equipment.
Footwear Made by Hand