Archive - Nov 10, 2011

Diamond Wars photos online

Danielle reports that she has posted an album of photos from Diamond Wars which took place October 30, 2011 in the Barony of Small Grey Bear, Gleann Abhann. The photos are available on SmugMug.

[OUT] Windkeep's Hunters Feast

It is the time of year again for us all to join together and enjoy the bounty of our harvests and our hunters at... Windkeep's Hunters Feast

An Tir subjects elevated at Emprise of the Black Lion

THL Alessandra da Montefeltro and THL Angharad Albanes report that Their Royal Majesties Thorin VII and Dagmaer II of the Kingdom of An Tir offered elevation to the Peerage to three members of Their populace at the September 17, 2011 Emprise of the Black Lion.

[AET] Rapier and Costuming Academy

The Barony-Marche of the Debatable lands invites one and all to escape the winter weather and join us for a day dedicated to the arts of Rapier and Costuming on December 3, 2011, at the Pittsburgh Chinese Church, 8711 Old Perry Highway, Pittsburgh, PA 15237.

[OUT] Fighter practice in Plattefordham

The Shire of Plattefordham would like to invite one and all to our Northern Outlands, Middle of Nowhere, Defenders of the Northern Boarders, Armpit of Insanity, indoor fighter practice on November 19, 2011!!! 

[WES] Coronation - Fall 2011

Come one, come all to the oasis that is Fontaine dans Sable to welcome Prince Kynan and Princess Gilliana as the newest regents of the Kingdom of the Outlands.

[WES] Mists Fall Investiture

It is a time of joy and celebration as the Principality of the Mists come together to bear witness to the investiture of our new Prince and Princess.

[ANS] Bordermarch Autumn Melees

Welcome one and all to BAM. The biggest melees battles in Ansteorra! Fighting, Equestrian, Classes, Hafla, Fellowship, Bardic and more. A&S populace choice Competition, Baronial Championships in Equestrian, Adult Bardic and Youth Bardic.

[GLE] Fall Crown List

The Shire of Tor an Riogh is pleased to invite all to attend and bear witness to the pageantry and prowess of the combatants and their consorts as they vie on the list field to become the heir to the mighty ram throne.

[WES] Beaconsgate Boar Hunt

Dem boars is running wild in the fields of Old Beaconsgate squashing all our crops. We have begged our protectors, the Lords of the Province of the Mists, for help. They have grudgingly graciously agreed to come on December 10th and hunt dem boars down and kill dem dead. 

Art historian finds devil is really in the details

An art historian claims to have found an image of the devil in the fluffy clouds of a 13th century fresco by the early Renaissance artist Giotto. The fesco, in the Assisi Bascilica in Italy, depicts the death of St. Francis of Assisi.

Valizan changes bellydance stereotype in southern Ontario

Canadian bellydancer Rob Galbraith, known as Valizan in the SCA, considers himself a shy person, but those who watch his performance as a male bellydancer, complete with scimitar, would be surprised. Jeff Mahoney of the Toronto Star has the story.