Archive - Jul 2, 2007

Alexander William born in Atlantia

Aimee Kratts reports that Mesterinde Karen Larsdatter and Master Gruffudd ap Cadfael are the proud parents of Alexander William, born June 15, 2007.

Fencers brave the mud at library ren faire

Young observers called for blood recently during a rapier demonstration at the Mancos Renaissance Faire, a two-day affair sponsored by the Mancos Public Library and featuring members of the local SCA group. Katie Burford of the Durango (Colorado) Herald had the story.

Midsummer War on the Moor II

description:
Moor fighting, moor feasting, moor fun... (and probably moor typical July weather) that you can shake a stick at!

Evergreen Hollow Park
West Evergreen Ave
Effingham, IL 62401

Site opens 9:00am and closes 10:00pm. Bring your day shades and settle in. Site is DRY. The List field opens at 10 AM Standard SCA time.

Fees: Site Fee $3 (Does not include NMS); Feast $6. Feast limited to Location:
St. Carol on the Moor (Effingham, Iillinois)

Pictures from Naadam: Schutzenfest on the Steppes

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos from the recent Schutzenfest in the Barony of Nordskogen, which this year had a Mongolian theme.

Beowulf: the graphic novel

Artist Gareth Hinds has created a graphic novel version of Beowulf for Candlewick Press which makes the work "accessible and appealing to a modern audience in a graphic novel format, while preserving the authenticity and power of the original."

Avalon recreates Middle Ages in Japan

Sir Guy of Warrior's Gate in Korea reports on a medieval recreation group in Japan called Avalon.