On this day (April 29) in 1429, Joan La Pucelle (or “Joan of Arc” as we know her) arrived at the siege of Orléans in France, leading a French army against the English during the bitter Hundred Years War. Nine days later, she had ended the siege by defeating the English in several battles and […]
Category: Shakespeare Men’s Clothing
This ornate portrait of Shakespeare in gold with sunburst and signature will make any Bard fan’s day! Designed by Sally McLean, this original t-shirt design with rendering of Shakespeare’s signature, along with sketch of Shakespeare himself is exclusive to The Shakespeare Shoppe and available on a wide range of t-shirts and gifts. So what are […]
This well-known portrait of Shakespeare is called the Droeshout engraving, named after the artist who made it – Martin Droeshout. Some fun facts: The Droeshout engraving of William Shakespeare was commissioned by the powerful Pembroke family on behalf of the Burbages, Ben Jonson, John Hemminge and Henry Condell who commissioned the publishing of the First […]
Romeo & Juliet – what a story! What a commentary on what it is to be young and full of passion, anger, pride and fire. And the awful consequences for those caught in the crossfire of old grievances that our elders should have let go of a long time ago. This quote from that charming, […]
This fun design featuring a pop art rendering of of Shakespeare with the wording “Born 2B Bard” is perfect for anyone who loves the Bard, but doesn’t take themselves too seriously! Also available on t-shirts! And bags! And mugs! Get yours now! Available on hoodies, tshirts & more!