Heraldry

Beit Aryeh to Change Name

Yehoshua M'Ma'ale Giborim of the Shire of Beit Aryeh in Israel has announced that the group will change its name to Ma'ale Giborim.

Drachenwald OP now accepts armory GIFs

The Drachenwald online Order of Precedence (OP) can now accept registered armory and badge artwork for display in the OP.

Call me Ishmael: Medieval Fishing

Dame Aoife brings us a bounteous net-full of links that are all about fishing in the Middle Ages. (Sorry about the pun...we couldn't resist the bait! —ed.)

Children Can Learn Heraldry Online

The Owl and Mouse Educational Software website has an online educational game aimed at teaching children about heraldry.

An Tir Heraldic Symposium

The College of St. Giles in the Barony of Seagirt invites those gentles with an interest in things heraldic to attend the An Tir Heraldic Symposium on June 25th to 26th of this year 2005 in our good barony.

An Tir July Coronation

Join us July 15-17 for the Coronation of the successors to the Sable Throne of An Tir!

Known World Heraldic Symposium 2005

Please allow us to extend the hospitality of the Outlands to heralds and scribes everywhere. Join us this July for the Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium.

Middle Kingdom Heralds and Scribes Symposium

Join us for a day of Heraldic Hijinks and Scribal Skill Building!

http://www.shatteredcrystal.org/symposium/symposium.html

Johan Magnusson Kivisuo Herald Extraordinary in Drachenwald

Genevieve Schwarzdrachen announced that Their Majesties John and Honor of Drachenwald have created Master Johan Magnusson Kivisuo Herald Extraordinary for his longtime service to the Kingdom.

Banners to Fly at Rowany Festival

John of the Hills, of the Kingdom of Lochac, has announced that the fifth annual Best Looking Banners and Flags Campsite competition will take place at this year's Rowany Festival.

Sir Blackhand

Sir Blackhand prints the SCA Kingdoms' devices on window stickers. Each Kingdom and a generic SCA sticker are available, as is the "Take Courage" tennis ball crossbow for use in SCA combat archery as done in the Kingdom of An Tir.

Golden Lily VI - Il Castelo de Amore (The Castle of Love)

Come Join the Shire of Beau Fort as we celebrate love Italian style with armored combat, A&S Classes, Heraldry Consultation, bardic competition and children's activies, a feast to tempt the heart to love, and court at Their Majesties' discretion. More information can be found at http://beaufortsca.org/glvi/.

Position Announcement: Laurel Sovereign of Arms

Meg Baron, President of the SCA, Inc., has announced that the Society is seeking applicants to be the next Laurel Sovereign of Arms, the most senior heraldic officer in the organization.

A Day at the Races

It is racing time in Siena! The 17 Contrade are getting ready for their beloved palio races and the Barony of Ponte Alto invites everyone to join in the fun!

Heraldic Publications Available from SCA Marketplace

SCA President Meg Baron has announced that all of the SCA Heraldic publications are now available through the SCA Marketplace.

Ansteorra to Host BoD Meeting

The Barony of the Steppes is proud to host the Board of Directors meeting on Saturday, October 23, 2004 c.e. 9:00am, at the Crown Plaza Hotel.

Medieval Bestiaries

This week, Dame Aoife walks on the wild side with annotated links relating to medieval bestiaries.

Notes to the Wise: Writing the Medieval Missive

This week, Dame Aoife offers her links about how to write letters forsoothly and includes links on how to write award recommendations.

New Award in Ansteorra

From the BlackStar comes a proclamation from Their Majesties: The Charter for the Award of the Sable Shield of Ansteorra

West Kingdom Roll of Arms Online

Baron Khevron Oktavii Tikhikovich Vorotnikov O.P. has begun the laborious task of making available color renditions of the arms of the people of the West Kingdom.

Scribes of the Known World to Gather at Pennsic War

The Known World Scribal Gathering will take place at this year's Pennsic War at the Middle Kingdom's Royal Encampment.

Effingham's Heraldic Avatars

Baron Edward of Effingham, creator of Effingham's Heraldic Avatars, is a graphic artist who creates sophisticated 2D and 3D renderings of heraldic devices and other logo-like graphics for a modest fee.

Academy of St Gabriel

The Academy of St. Gabriel is a group of several dozen volunteers who assist others with researching names and heraldic devices.

Known World Heraldic & Scribal Symposium

Evan da Collaureo Served with Writ of Summons

Lord Evan da Collaureo, Kraken Herald and operator of the Squid-pak mailing service, was served with a Writ of Summons. He is to consider becoming a companion of the Order of the Pelican.

What's in a Name?

What's in a name? Lots, if you check out Dame Aoife's annotated list of links pertaining to names.

Tournament How-To Links

This week Aoife shares her annotated list of links dealing with Medieval Tournaments.

The Medieval Tournament

Aoife (Lis) provides an extensive, annoted list dealing with Medieval Tournaments.