The crafty Beggars: makers of handcrafted historical hats, traditional crafts and performers of Period Music Thecraftybeggars.org website The Crafty Beggars The crafty Beggars: makers of handcrafted historical hats, traditional crafts and performers of Period Music Demonstration of rush hats weaving Recreation of a C16th Hatter’s Workshop A rush hat Craft Event demonstrations TEACHING & DEMONSTRATIONS We offer craft demonstrations and classes in rush weaving. Contact us for current classes. . Demonstration of rush hats weaving Photo: Scotlands Festival of History Recreation of a C16th Hatter’s Workshop Photo: Johnnie Rutter An end-result Event demonstrations  *Click on images to enlarge The crafty Beggars: makers of handcrafted historical hats, traditional crafts and performers of Period Music