Archive - Jun 23, 2010

Gianetta de Bene elevated to Laurel in the West

Mistress Rowan of Hakesleah reports that a vigil was held June 11, 2010 for Lady Gianetta de Bene to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Laurel.

Textile tour of London and Bath

Melissa Leventon, former Textile Curator-in-Charge at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, will lead a nine-day tour of museums, artisans’ studios and textile art dealers September 24 to October 2, 2010. The tour will focus on the cities of London and Bath.

Tournament of Horse and Falcon photos online

Vilhelm Lich reports that he has created several albums of photos from the Tournament of Horse and Falcon, which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir. The photos are available on Flickr.

Freer Gallery to present exhibit on Chinese painting

The Freer Gallery of Art in Washngton, D.C. will present Masterpieces of Chinese Painting June 12 - November 28, 2010. The exhibit will showcase Chinese painting from the late 10th to the early 18th century.

SCAdians bring appreciation of mead to southeastern Pennsylvania

For the past two years, Marc Johnson and Sheree Krasley, who met in the SCA, have collaborated to bring the mead experience to southeastern Pennsylvania with their Stonekeep Meadery. Amy Strauss of the Phoenix (Phoenixville, PA) has the story.