We are Beth and Ben Tart.
Together we have a combined experience of 49 years reproducing historical textiles.
Beth holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in technical theatre and design with an emphasis in costume design. Beth has re-enacted the American Civil War with her family in Michigan Cavalry units since 1986.Beth has been creating historical clothing since 1990 forherself and for others in more recent years. She has created theatrical costumes for Western Michigan University The Madison Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker." Beth joined Past Reflections a company providing historical reproductions to museums, and historical enthusiasts,as a partner in January 2006.
Ben holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Textile Chemistry with a concentration in dyeing and finishing. He has worked as a product development manager for a large textile firm.