Archive - Jun 7, 2012

Altar of Ghent recreated in Easter Eggs

Artist Oksana Mas has recreated a fragment of the 15th century Flemish masterpiece made entirely of pysankas (painted easter eggs). The current piece is 8 stories high and is on display in Kiev, Ukraine.

[EAL] Murder Melee XXIX & The Baronial Investiture

Please join Ben Dunfirth as we celebrate the Baronial Investiture of Taern MacGregor! It will be a weekend filled with celebration, exciting activities, and everything you can want in an event!

Murder Melee XXIX & The Baronial Investiture
June 7-10, 2012

[OUT] Stag's Bloodbath

Heavy Fighters, this is your event. The only fighting event not shared with anyone else. So no whining about not being able to shoot archery or fence or take a class, you just get to suck it up and fight till you drop.

SCA as "exercise in experimental archaeology"

Medieval military historian Kevin Reid sees the SCA as an "exercise in experimental archaeology," and happily participates as Sir Ragnarr in the Evansville, Indiana chapter. Mark Wilson of the Courier-Press spoke with Reid and others at the annual Medieval Fair demo. (photos)

[WES] Cynagua Investiture

Their Highnesses of Cynagua, Richard and Alloria, invite the populace to the Investiture of Their Heirs Mari and Brocc.

[WES] Festival of William the Marshal

The Barony of Eskalya invites its friends near and far to celebrate the life and times of the William the Marshal (1147 – 1219), the greatest knight of his age. There will be games, food, perhaps dancing and a class or two, and, of course, armored and rapier tournaments in the Marshal’s honor.

Sir Mari Alexander victor of Cynagua Coronet

Saionji Shonagon reports that Sir Mari Alexander was the victor of the May 26, 2012 Coronet Tournament in the Principality of Cynagua, Kingdom of the West. Sir Mari was inspired by Master Brocc of Alderden.

[GLE] Fighter Seminar

I will be hosting a fighter seminar at my home on June 16, 2012. I have crash space for about 15 in the house and plenty of camping space for those who wish to camp. The house has 2 indoor showers and 1 outdoor when I have checked it for this season. 

[GLE] Academy of Performing Arts

Don't forget to get your reservations in for the coolest event of the summer (inside with AC)

[LOC] Midwinter at the Manor

His Grace and Her Excellency Cornelius and Elizabeth invite Their Excellencies, The Baron and Baroness of Politarchopolis and members of their populous to come in from the cold for an evening of comforting food, a warming fire, games, music, song and dance.

[MID] First Contact: Portugal and India

The Marche of Gwyntarian presents First Contact: Portugal and India, hosting the Brendoken Championships.