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September 2017

Printing Demonstration

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Paul Revere House, 19 N Square
Boston, MA 02113
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Did you know Paul Revere worked as an engraver? Using similar technology R. P. Hale produces copies of his own wood block image of the Revere House on a hand-cranked press. Prints (available for sale) are only made at the Revere House. Free with admission.

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Captain Amasa Soper’s Company

September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Paul Revere House, 19 N Square
Boston, MA 02113
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Costumed members of this Revolutionary War reenactment group take on the roles of farmers, printers, and tailors who volunteered to defend Boston harbor after the siege of the city ended in 1776. Free with admission.  

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October 2017

The Art of Spinning

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Paul Revere House, 19 N Square
Boston, MA 02113
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The art of spinning is best learned by the young, and Zoe Lawson has been practicing the craft of spinning by drop spindle and on a wheel since childhood. She shares her techniques while in 18th century garb, accompanied by her fellow fiber artist and father, Fred Lawson. Free with admission.

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Paper Marbling

October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Paul Revere House, 19 N Square
Boston, MA 02113
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See how colonial craftsmen created eye-catching marbled papers. Watch as R. P. Hale floats pigments in water, swirls the colors, then transfers the designs to paper. It may look like magic but Hale will explain the very real science behind this fascinating phenomenon. Free with admission.

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Archaeology

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Paul Revere House, 19 N Square
Boston, MA 02113
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Chat with City of Boston Archaeologist, Joe Bagley, about the dig he led on our site this summer, see some of his discoveries, and find out about future plans during an informal, drop-in conversation. Free with admission.

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