Archive - Apr 4, 2008

SCA fighting at Foire de Jersey

Cernac shares a link to a 5-minute video on YouTube of SCA combat at Foire de Jersey on the Island of Jersey, taken in 2006.

Costuming sets the mood of historical films

An article by David Ansen in the March 6 Newsweek Magazine on the latest costume dramas deals with the HBO mini-series John Adams and how costume sets the mood for a project.

Pictures of Falconry at Gulf Wars 17

Donwenna La Mareschale, a member of the Hunt Guild, shares her pictures from the flying demo, feeding time, and falcon handling at Gulf Wars.

Western martial arts attacting interest in the US

The martial arts of western Europe are gaining popularity in the United States. Practices and conferences where participants wield swords, pikes and daggers, and quote from medieval and renaissance sources, are cropping up all over. Elizabeth Weise of USA Today has the story.