Archive - Mar 2006
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-03-10 17:16
Master Ranthulfur of the Midrealm, also known as professional illustrator Randy Asplund, has completed an Ecclesiastes book using all medieval materials and techniques.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Fri, 2006-03-10 15:35
Conservation experts are drawing up plans to preserve medieval works of art at a Yorkshire cathedral and display them to a global audience.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-03-10 11:42
A Welsh burial mound from the Bronze Age reveals links to northern Scotland. Clues show that burial customs were similar to those in the Orkneys and Perthshire in Scotland.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2006-03-10 07:57
Steve Henderson, known in the SCA as Sir Steven MacEanruig, was at the backyard party in 1966 that was the genesis of the Society for Creative Anachronism. On March 8, 2006, Sir Steven left us for the next world.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 21:32
A list of classes to be offered at Gulf Wars XV is now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 18:16
Calling all Vikings (and neighbors of Vikings)! It's time once again to set up our Viking Village at the Annual Jamestown Scandinavian Folk Festival. We would love to have as many people as possible join us in this celebration of all things Viking.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 17:59
Join the Barony of Selviergard as we host our first Spring Collegium. We will have visiting teachers from the Kingdom of the Outlands. Hot beverages will be provided. There will be an hour and one-half set aside for a brown bag lunch in the middle of the day. No food will be provided, so please bring your own!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 16:58
A team of cooks from House Golden Oak won the siege cooking contest at Estrella War XXII. They reportedly also went on to roast a whole pig - on site - for a feast for Their Majesties of the Outlands Sunday evening.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 15:16
Back by popular request…the Cynaguan Culinary Guild invites you to join in an enchanted evening in Arab Spain. We have carefully chosen a menu of Middle Eastern delights, which will entice even the most critical palate which includes four courses beginning with appetizers and ending with a superb assortment of desserts and refreshing Moroccan Tea.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 15:00
It is my great pleasure to invite you to "Road to the Isle, a Trip to the MiddleEast". We will leave from South Range, MI, here in Mistig Waetru at 9am on April 22, travel all day and return that same evening.
There will be Rapier and Heavy Weapons events, an Artisan's Row, a Children's Quest, and some Merchants (Merchant space is still available).
A Middle eastern Tavern Lunch is offered for $3.50, with profits to the
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 14:18
Presenting, a Viking Re-enactment Event at Forest Glen. You are invited to come join us as we recreate what life was like 1000 years ago.Come join us April 22-23rd, 2006 for a weekend of Dark Ages living history!
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2006-03-09 14:04
Following on the recent discovery of the Anglo-Saxon Lichfield Angel, the grave and church of the St Chad have been discovered at Lichfield.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-03-09 11:54
Baroness Gwynnyd has announced a drive to help replace supplies for those reenactors who lost those materials necessary to enjoy their hobby during last year's devastating hurricane season.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-03-08 23:30
Radar technology will be used to aid archaeological work on Edinburgh's Royal Mile. Researchers hope to discover such historical buildings as Edinburgh's Tollbooth and Tyne Gaol.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-03-08 19:53
A silver French coin, inscribed in Latin, has been discovered in the keel of the medieval ship found in Newport. Researchers believe this proves that the ship was French in origin.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-03-08 17:59
The Kingdom of Caid will be hosting the 2006 Known World Academy of the Rapier (KWAR) on September 8th through 10th, 2006. The event is being held at the Los Angeles Airport (LAX) Marriot in Los Angeles, CA. (Correction)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-03-08 14:32
A product of an overactive imagination or just someone with too much time on their hands, Geoffrey Chaucer Hath A Blog is now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-03-08 11:11
Martin of Rivenstar shares photos from the DeCamville Pas d'Armes event which took place February 11, 2006 in the Kingdom of the West.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2006-03-08 08:24
Ely Cathedral is to receive a UK£107,000 grant to restore the blackened East side of the building - some of which has not been maintained since the 19th century.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2006-03-07 19:09
Students from three Cornish schools today supported the Royal Cornwall Museum's (in partnership with English Heritage) new initiative to develop an exciting interactive learning experience today in Truro.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-03-07 17:14
The Shire of Silfren Mere (in the Kindom of Northshield) and the Shire of Heraldshill are sponsoring a weekend of War. And no better weekend than Memorial Day weekend (May 26-29)! I'm sure many of you will be wanting to get some "practice" camping in before Lilies, or just jonesing for more after Gulf Wars...so what a more perfect opportunity than to join our Northern brethern in a weekend of inter-Kingdom fun.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-03-07 16:38
New research may prove that a death mask found in Darmstadt, Germany in 1842 may actually be that of William Shakespeare.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-03-07 15:56
The College of Bellewode is proud to announce the upcoming Calontir Heraldic Scribal and Dance Symposium. Once again held on the campus of Truman State University, in Kirksville, MO. The Symposium will be held in Barnett Hall this year.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2006-03-07 13:53
Vandals (modern-day) attacked the 15th century baptistry at Madron over the past weekend, causing damage to the structure of the ancient building just four months after major restoration began.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-03-07 07:42
Lachlan reports that an album of photos from the recent Hertzkreig event in Svaty Sebesta have been posted to the Unofficial Northshield Photo Gallery.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-03-06 23:06
A treasure trove of Germanic weapons dating to the 2nd century C.E. have been discovered near the Bohemian town of Chomutov. The 22 rusty iron shield handles and sword tips were discovered by a hiker who found them "uncovered in a quiet grove."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-03-06 18:57
Her Excellency, Mistress Nadrah of the Kingdom of the Outlands reports that Count Sir Bela Kos defeated Count Sir Hakon af Jorvik in the finals of the Spring 2006 Crown Tourney.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-03-06 16:42
In an article for Vision Magazine, Leanne Tibiatowski looks at the concept of "the village" through the lens of the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-03-06 13:43
David Salley reports that the Sterling Renaissance Festival (near Syracuse, New York), will be holding auditions throughout the next month for its interactive improvisational troupe, "The Bless the Mark Players."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-03-06 11:39
We had such a good time in February last year, we decided to do it again - but this time in May.