This armour is being made by Rob Valentine of Valentine Armouries in Calgary, AB, Canada.

It is loosely based on the Solamnic Armour from the Dragonlance Saga.

Rob is probably the best armourer in North America, if not the world.

His website is

And it is finally done. Almost 5 years later, I was able to wear the armour out to TRF Oct 8, 2005. I decided to ease into it, so I didn't wear any of the legs. I was actually quite surprised at how comfortable it was. The first three pictures were taken before the faire and the second three were taken afterwards with my wolf pelt cloak hanging from one shoulder.


and of course, no pictures of armour would be complete without the corresponding pinching on each bicep...