Archive - Apr 22, 2011

Dürer star charts auctioned

On March 30, 2011, the world's oldest printed star charts, created by German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer, were auctioned by Sotheby's auction house in London. The woodcuts were first printed in 1515. (photo)

[DRA] 3rd annual Herrnleis Encampment

For us a new year will begin and our annual encampment will take place in the beautyful landscape of the „Weinviertel“.

[CAI] Potrero War

The Barony of Calafia would be pleased for you to join them for Spring Potrero War, Thursday May 26, 2006 - Monday May 30, 2011, at Potrero Regional Park, 24800 Potrero Park Road, Potrero, CA 91963.

[EAL] Lady Mary Memorial Tourney

The Barony of Rising Waters invites you to attend the Lady Mary Memorial Tourney

Wasaga under Siege

Just a quick reminder that Wasaga under Siege “A War of 1812 Experience” is approaching fast.  

[ATL] Crescent Guard Games

Join the Bright Hills Archers in the epic Trojan War, then follow Odysseus's torturous journey home to Ithaca. Along the way, you will encounter fantastic beings - Gods, Heroes, and Monsters abound!!! For the Trojan War shoot, all archers must pick a side to fight on. Who will you choose - Greece or Troy?

[ANS] Coronation

Oyez Oyez ... All are invited to attend the Coronation of their Highnesses Lochlan Dunn and Gwen verch Cynwrig de Ynys Mon hosted by the Barony of Elfsea.

[ART] Arabian Nights 2011

Join us for the First Camping Event of the Season down in the Southern Lands of our Fair Kingdom. From May 13-15 in the Riding of Red Bridge.

Edinburgh conference explores Renaissance beauty secrets

At a recent conference at Edinburgh University, modern experts examined period sources "to increase understanding of the kinds of [beauty] materials that may have been available in renaissance homes and how ideas of beauty have developed over time."

[EAL] Pikeman's Pleasure XXI

King Arthur, along with Sir Gawain, and the troops loyal to the King have pursued Sir Lancelot to France to lay siege to his castle. Mordred has seized the throne of Camelot.  Arthur is returning and a great battle will be fought at Camlann.  Who will be the victor?

2011 Martial Mayhem

This spring the Guild of Saint Moritz is proud to present an intensive weekend of Western Martial Arts devoted to the historic arts of sword, pike, and shot.

Who - Men and women who want to learn about the use of the sword, pike, and musket during the renaissance.

When - Saturday May 7th and Sunday May 8th
Where - Connecticut Renaissance Faire

[ART] Baronial Collegium

The Barony of Arn Hold would invite all gentles to a day of higher learning.

Stefan's Florilegium updates for April 2011

THLord Stefan li Rous has published updates to Stefan's Florilegium for April 2011.

[CAL] Spring Fling 2011

Celebrate our 25th Anniversary with Spring Fling 2011 May 13-15, 2011

[OUT] Grand Outlandish XXXVIII

Her Excellency Countess Slaine inghean Ui Sheanain, Baroness of al-Barran, Cordially invites you to this, the 38th Grand Outlandish.

[OUT] May Fair

It is on May 7th 10-4pm. Cost is 5.00 adult members children 6-18 2.00 under 6 free

[LOC] Flametree Ball

Greetings All! The Flametree Ball will be held again in the Shire of Adora for all those who would attend. There shall be much eating, drinking and dancing!

[LOC] Tablecloth of the Golden Ducks

Good Gentles all, pray heed your taste-buds and come to the newest of the Epicurean Tablecloth of Gold events to be offered by Torlyon.

[OUT] Ravenhyrst Season Opener

Canton Ravenhyrst invites all Gentles Near and Far to join us for our annual season opener event! We will assemble at the site of the canton's weekly fighter practices (currently Sundays) to compete for honor on the field of battle.