Lady Alisandre Isabeau de la Chapelle

Last active: 2017

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Email: alpetrisek AT gmail DOT com

Device
Per bend argent and azure, a swan naiant counterchanged and on a chief azure three roses argent.

Honors
Award of Arms (Midrealm, 3/19/1988)
Tower Or (Red Tower, 9/19/2015)
Meridian Cross (Royal University of Meridies, 7/16/2016)
Baronial Arts Champion (Castle Wars, 11/19/2016)

Interests
16th Century Ottoman
Costuming
Cordialing
Cooking
European sewing tools 1150-1600
Islamic Jewelry
Influence of central Asian culture and western Renaissance civilization on each other

Classes taught
Making a period fencing shirt
Italian hem stitch
How to make Sekanjabin
The Two Hour Tarpuş
How to Make Çaprast Closures from Fingerloop Braids

Current projects
Viking and Ottoman garb, a new Ottoman tarpus, a bliaut, 16th c breeches & doublet for Pietro, research on 11th c Kiev, 16th c Ottoman plaque belts, Timurid dynasty textiles, experiments with Roman cheesecake & flavored sekanjabin