Archive - Apr 2011

April 30th

Medieval art forum in Germany, September 2011

A open colloquium to discuss medieval art will offer researchers of many fields the opportunity to discuss their ideas. From September 21 to 24, 2011, the first Forum Medieval Art will take place in Halberstadt, Germany.

Calling all Scottish brides!

Planning a Celtic wedding? Want to honor your Scottish heritage? You will want to consider a truly appropriate topper for your wedding cake!

Spinning through the city

Artist Robyn Love decided to connect with her fellow riders by hand-spinning on New York City's 7 train through the borough of Queens. Susan Forste caught the action for a video on Vimeo. (video)

April 29th

Google site maps historic battles

Google has produced an interactive website mapping warfare and battles throughout the world.

Pennsic 40 class registration deadline approaching

Helena Sibylla, Chancellor, Pennsic University, Pennsic 40, reminds Pennsic attendees that the deadline for registration to teach classes at the War is rapidly approaching.

Duke Cornelius von Beck victor of Lochac Autumn 2011 Crown Tournament

Blodeuwedd y Gath reports that Duke Cornelius von Beck was the winner of the April 2011 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac. Prince Cornelius was inspired in His endeavor by Elizabeth.

[MID] Chrystal Chamfron VI

Come enjoy Crystal Chamfron's sixth year in a relaxed atmosphere on the fields beside a reproduction of Lewis & Clark’s Camp DuBois stockade fort. 

April 28th

[MID] Battle of the Inland Seas XVII

Presenting Battle of the Inland Seas XVII : Arrrrgh - Pirates RETURN! May 20 - 22, 2011

[CAI] Darach Anniversary

The Shire of Darach invites you to join us in celebration of our Anniversary

[CAI] Robin Hood Archery, Rapier & Thrown Weapons

The Barony of the Angels invites you to come out and attend the Robin Hood Archery, Rapier & Thrown Weapons tournament on April 30, 2011.

[ANS] Defenders of the Rose Tournament

On May 7th and 8th, the Ansteorran Ladies of the Rose will select their newest members of the Defenders of the Rose. 

[AET] Gold Chain Tournament

Let there be rumor and great excitement for the Shire of Sunderoak will, on Saturday the 4th of June, 2011, host a Gold Chain Tournament.

[WES] See the Sea

The Shire of Pavlok Gorod is pleased to announce Mistress Tama's annual birthday celebration: See the Sea
September 16-18, 2011

[WES] Mists Spring Investiture

Their Highnesses of the Mists, Mikolaj and Vittoria, invite all to witness and celebrate the Investiture of Their Heirs.

[AET] Will's Revenge

Will's Revenge is back at Camp Karoondinha, 225 Thomas Dam Road, Millmont, PA 17845, on May 6-8, 2011.

[MID] This Land Is Our Land

This Land Is Our Land “And We're Keeping It!”

[EAS] Southern Region War Camp

Listen well and tremble, for it has come to be known that savage forces of the Midrealm have cast their covetous gazes upon Eastern riches. Their nefarious plans of invasion and plunder uncovered, they now boldly assemble a ruthless army bent on despoiling not only the East but many of our dear neighbors as well.

Joint Fighter Practice

We will be having an unofficial, northern regional fighter practice in Grand Rapids on Sunday, May 1, 2011 from 1PM until we get tired, or it gets dark.

[MID] Spring Crown Tournament & A&S Competition

The Barony of Fenix is proud to present Spring Crown Tournament and Kingdom Arts & Sciences Competition

[ANS] Steppes Warlord and Royal Huntsman

Come out to the 38th Steppes Warlord and Royal Huntsman May 27 – May 30th in Canton, Texas

Learn to sail a Viking ship

Vikings and Viking-wannabes may want to consider enrolling in a course in rowing and sailing square-sail boats to take place May 26-29, 2011 in Skudeneshavn, Norway.

Pennsic 40 Artisans' Row Deadline Approaching

Unto the Artisans of the Known World, a reminder to sign up to participate on Artisans Row at Pennsic 40.

Arms for a Princess

The College of Arms in London has announced that a coat of arms has been created for Kate Middleton, Prince William's bride-to-be, in time for the royal wedding. (photo)

April 27th

[ANS] Castellan

Come one and all to test your skills in all fields. Do you have the overall skill to become the Castellan of
Northkeep? 

[EAS] Small Brawl VIII again

Greeting good gentles far and wide. We in the Canton of Ynys Y Gwaed would like to invite all of you to join us for a very relaxing event. The traditional end to summer camping. Dates are Sept 2-5, 2011.

[MER] Spring Crown List

MERIDIES AND THE SHIRE OF PHOENIX GLADE INVITE YOU TO JOIN US FOR SPRING CROWN LIST May 6 – 8, 2011. Woodsmen of the World Camp, Riversprings in McKenzie , Alabama.

[ART] Melee Madness

The Ramp of Despair is giggling at you! Come to Melee Madness on June 4th &5th 2011, at its incredibly ancient and honorable site at the castle in back of the Utah State Hospital in Provo, Utah.

[NOR] Midsumar

Shire of Orlova Dolina presents Midsumar, July 22-24, 2011.

[NOR] Burn, Baby, Burn!

Come join us for a weekend of celebration as we explore the impact that fire had across the period of the Middle Ages!

[ANT] Grand Thing VI

The Barony of Stromgard and the village of Bjorgvin invite you to come and join our fires this Memorial Day Weekend at the 6th annual Grand Thing.