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Name:
Joachim Piou
Email:
joachim@eppi.com
Description:
It looks like a group of villagers, or hunters, are hunting some boar; except that the people in the picture are relaxing - one is sitting down, another is leaning against something, while the boar are just standing around. Maybe they've already captured the boars during a hunt, and haven't killed them yet?



Description:
Hunting was an exhausting activity for men in the middle ages. They had to get up very early and work very hard to find their prey. After a long hunt the exhausted hunters would sit around the hunting park and trade stories about past hunts. Often the stories were embellished to make each consecutive story teller look better than the rest. This day the hunters had had a particularly exhausting day out in the park. They had tried rather unsuccessfully to capture the boar which had been tormenting the local manor. This night as the men lounged after the hunt they traded stories of hunts past where prey had been elusive and the rewards had been few. One hunter spoke of a unicorn which it was his mission to capture. He had heard that it had been captured by a princess and she kept it as her pet. This hunter thought that the men should make it their mission to find this unicorn. This night the men were too tired to agree. But who knows what they might decide in the future?

Name:
Norah
Email:
KittEZ
Description:
Animals are enjoying the fresh grass, and are playing playfully in the fenced in grounds.The trees behind them are bloomng with fresh fruit, and they are absorbing the afternoon sunshine. Pigs frolic outside the pen, snorting happily as they eat the grass. The farmer is watching patiently as his animals are playing in the morning.The morning work is almost done.


Name:
Katie
Email:
kalebe2@aol.com
Description:
I think this is a picture of men having a sheep dog contest around juicy, wine-red apple trees. It looks like a royal milord is observing the contest. There is a castle in the background where the gentleman lives. Many men are watching the tournament. It is being held in a gold pen.


Name:
Shawnee Tecumsah
Description:
Not so very long ago in the middle ages a king has called all his royal subjects together for the annual deer hunt. Much to their surprise one of the deer in the pen was the young prince's pet. The men refused to hunt this special deer and made the king very angry. He ordered them to remain in the pen for the next ten years.


Name:
diane and katie
Email:
DBerger43@aol.com
Description:
Two men have been called to a tournament to decide whose sheep are better looking. The king will judge the tournament. The prize is 500 gold pieces. The sheep are to walk around a golden pen. Numerous security dogs are to watch that the sheep are not harmed. One sheep will not go, so a man with an extraordinarily long stick is pushing the sheep around,so they can win the tournament. When the winner was announced, the other participants started to rush at the winner. The dogs and guards pounced on him, so that the winner was not harmed. The winner acquired the prize and lived a long, happy life.



Description:
The Lord jumped on his horse and called for his hounds. "I'm going hunting," he told his wife, " I'll be home before tea, as I'm catching it !!!

Name:
Cat
Email:
dont have one
Description:
This is the Garden of Eve and there are animals joining with people and there living happily together without fighting and bickering about everything and there is no sin so lets learn to live by the example of the tapestry.


Name:
LADY KIMBERLY
Email:
11DOG
Description:
THE PEASENTS HAVE JUST BUILT A GARDEN SO BEUTIFUL THAT OTHER KINGDOMS WOULD BE JEALOUS OF IT.THEY ARE FILLING IT WITH LOVELY ANIMALS AND DANCIND ABOUT IN CELEBRATION


Name:
aladin
Description:
this scene has a lot of wildlife and is very beautiful. this world should have more of it



Description:
it shows men selling the livestock in a special ring. The ring is used so that the butchers or cooks of the wealthy could see the animals and choose the ones they want.

Name:
eric
Description:
The king is having a relay race and they're using horses. Whoever can get around the village 80 times wins and the king will reward him with a wild boar hunt.


Name:
prunetta
Email:
prunie@hotmail.com
Description:
once upon a time there was a medieval tapestry. it was really nice. it was stolen by an evil king. a knight came to the rescue and stole it back. he returned to its rightful place in the beautiful princess's castle. she was so grateful to have the tapestry back that she married the knight and they lived happily ever after until the knight was murdered by the evil king who forced the princess to marry him. she was not happy so she ran away and was attacked by wild bears and died in a forest.


Name:
Brittany
Description:
I think that there are lots of animals lying peacefully in the sun under some fruit trees.


Name:
Sari R.
Email:
lowell@netaccess.on.ca
Description:
The shepherds are watching their flocks in the hot sun. The sheep are grazing on the fresh grass. Some children are playing near the pen. Then one child's shirt gets caught on the door to the pen.The pen flings open and the sheep come piling out. The shepherds see this and try to get the sheep back in the pen, but that situation seems hopeless. After a while the shepherds give up and let the children play with all of the sheep.


Name:
Nata Sánchez
Email:
none
Description:
The people look like they are getting ready for something special like a harvest or winter or even maybe something like Michaelmas in the book Catherine, Called Birdy whic we are currently reading in class.


Name:
Jordan & Cj&cameron
Email:
s.cotty@mbnet.mb.ca
Description:
In the midel ages thare where lots of Castles and wars lots of poeple died.My Grandpa died in the war.


Name:
marsyna
Email:
SLiMe211@aol.com
Description:
one day I was walking in the woods when I saw knight he was very huge. I saw a castle in the distance so I ran towards it.The knight rode faster and faster and almost caught up to me but just then i got to the castle.I went inside and came upon a little room that was the color of orange.It was a pretty little room and I wished I could stay longer but just then I heard some foot noises so i ran out of the room and ran down the stairs. i got out of the castle and ran all the way home.


Name:
Lou Regine
Email:
BabySp2004/PoshSp2004
Description:
The animal hereders took a walk outside of the castle. The animals followed, and went to a special grazing site. It was full of apples. So delicous you want to eat them! They would spend most days there. Even the hereders has some apples. The gruop would leave at dusk. It only took 20 minutes to walk to the castle. The End


Name:
Anna Bulman
Description:
I think a battle is going to happen.



Description:
The nobleman heard that the king was coming for a fest at his manor so he went about preparing for the feast.The room the king was to stay in was redecorated with cloth fit for a king. He went hunting for phesant,trapping rabbits and stag,and maybe even to try to catch a wild boar. The men fished for trout, salmon, and eels.The serfs picked lettuce, pears, and other fruits and veggies.The butter was churned and the cheese made, and grains crushed for making bread. The feast and celebration began as soon as the king arrived.

Name:
vinnie xostas
Email:
mmmmm@#$%
Description:
The scene is about one of those medival fairs. Where they have those kings and queens. They have knights fight in the arena to preform in front of the crowds. Right now they are showing pigs like 4h and they are in the barrel picking apples and getting ready to bob for them!


Name:
Natalie Cott
Description:
This man had fence. In the fence ther was a tree and lots of wild animals.He wouldn't let the farmers in. there is a person climbing the tree. The End


Name:
Megan salmonsen
Description:
I think that all of the animal are living in peace with people


Name:
whoami
Description:
once, there was a hated garden enclosed with sticks, but not just any sticks, they were magical. anyone who touched them would turn into a pig. those contained by the sticks were often lepers and dictators overthrown by the counts. they were provided food by the orange trees inside the gates.


Name:
Shirako
Email:
CaitSithms@aol.com
Description:
Lord Corvalis plots the the death of his brother Marquis Bonavin. Unbeknown to Corvalis, Bonavin is well aware of the treachery ahead of him. During the hunt Bonavin had his trusted servant to pose as Corvalis's nephew Count Sean of Naples. During the hunt the treacherous Lord Corvalis had all of his servants to suround and run Bonavin threw with their spears. Bonavin's servant poosed as Sean stabs Corvalis and gave a signal for rest of Bonavin's men to leap out of the apple trees. Surrounded, Corvalis's men surrendered. Bonivan spared his brother's household for he knew His trusty servant had infected Corvali's snow-white hunting dogs with the plague.


Name:
Ryan Sansom
Email:
ryn15@hotmail.com
Description:
I think the tapestry is portraying people hunting in a lord's forest. The fence around it is what identifies it as a lord's forest. It looks like they are relaxing. The hunt must be hard work. The animals seem to be relaxing as well. I guess it's pretty hard for them too.


Name:
Dillin Daring
Email:
DaRappa69@aol.com
Description:
There once was an old tapestry. People said it was bad luck. But, it looked beautiful. Many crowds of people would come to see it. No one believed the story, until, they met there doom. Death would come to any one who would catch a glimpse of this tapestry. So they put it on a ship, the Titanic!!!


Name:
Krystle
Description:
Once upon a time in the forest there was a big tree. Many people went there to dance and sing. One day, and evil man named Mr.Furter, went and put up a fence so the little kids couldn't sing and dance. The big tree was right by his house so that the singing was really loud and Mr.Furter heard everything. The next day when the kids saw the fence one little girl named Courtney, started to cry because she really wanted to sing and dance. Her little brother was named Curt, cried and cried until Mr.Furter came and took the fence down. So everybody was happy and even Mr.Furter sung and danced with Curt and Courtney!!!! The END!!!! By Krystle


Name:
Taz
Description:
I think some one was dreaming of this place and made a blanket.


Name:
laura carr
Email:
:] :[ (not an e-mail address)
Description:
In this tapestrey I can see a garden with many animals and in the distance on the horizon I see what I think is a mystical kingdom. I think the design stands for the joining of man and nature together in peace and harmony in a truely free world where every one loves every one else.


Name:
Jamina
Description:
In this picture I see horses and people feeding them. Also, it appears that children are playing in the court yard.


Name:
Do ya
Email:
h@veto know
Description:
There was once a brave and wonderful hunter who always caught something wonderful to eat for dinner.His wife made him this tapistry of which brought goodluck.One day she caught the small pox and died.The hunter had no will to live so everything he caught went into a small gated in area where people visited like in the tapistry.13 days later he caught the small pox and died too.


Name:
Theodore
Description:
This story is about farmers tending their sheeps. They always want to be rich and worthy of themselves. If they work hard enough they might have a very good amount of money. But if they think about it they might share some of it wth the needy.


Name:
Meghan
Description:
I thik its about sheppards going to farmers to get there wool off of the sheep they own for blankets.Also they're feeding them apples. Theres also a fence so they don't go crazy and don't get out.Thats what I think any way.


Name:
jeremy
Description:
it make me fell just like the people on the rug.


Name:
Elisha
Description:
Shepards are herding thier sheep out of the apple orchards.


Name:
Tabitha
Description:
It looks like a fun place to play,and it has alot of colors to it.I think its beautiful.


Name:
Jessica
Description:
I believe the tapestry is telling what the serfs do in the fields and how hard they work.


Name:
Jessica
Description:
There are people working in a fleid. There are many people around. The animals are running around.


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