An Tir

Kingdom of An Tir

[ANT] Culinary Symposium

We would like to cordially invite you to a Culinary Symposium for those with any interest in historical food. There will be everything from hands on cooking over fire, feast planning and preparation, to research presentations. This event will be held in AnTir, in the Barony of Dragon's Laire (Belfair, Washington) the weekend of November 14-16, 2008.

We are currently recruiting additional teachers and taking requests for Location:
Barony of Dragon's Laire (Belfair, Washington)

[ANT] Aquaterra Spring Ithra

The Aquaterra Spring Ithra, April 5-6, is now available for registration! We have an exciting line up of classes including several popular core classes!

The session will be held at Baker Hall at Everett Community College in Everett, WA. Full details and directions can be found at Select Aquaterra Spring Ithra from the pull-down Location:
Barony of Aquaterra (Everett, Washington)

[ANT] Crown in the South: May Crown 2008

Join their Majesties of An Tir, Cedric and Elizabeth in the southernmost reaches of Their Lands. Come to the land of the Grail Lake, in the Principality of the Summits, to see prowess and chivalry exhibited by the finest fighters in the land of the Sable Lion. The Shires of Briaroak, Glyn Dwfn, Myrtleholt and Southmarch are pleased to welcome you to Crown in the South: May Crown 2008.

Lake Selmac, Oregon Location:
Shires of Briaroak & Glyn Dwfn (Lake Selmac, Oregon)

SCA Barbie

The Shire of Ravensweir in An Tir has posted a brilliant "advertisement" for SCA Barbie, a doll who comes with a variety of accessories, friends and equipment.

Tvorimir Danilov elevated to Pelican in An Tir

Lord Sebastian ffraser, Seneschal the Shire of Wyewood, reports that reports that Their Majesties Cedric and Elizabeth, of the Kingdom of An Tir have elevated Tvorimir Danilov to the Order of the Pelican.

An Tir knight's benefit stair climb on YouTube

Sir Brand of reports that the sports editor of the University of Washington Daily has produced a 2-minute video chronicling the An Tir knight's challenge to climb 5,000 stairs in 2 hours to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

[ANT] Shittimwoode Ithra

The catalog is nearing completion and we should be ready to start registration next week! Are you excited? There are lots of core classes available on this one, so if you're working towards your Lectors, you will be able to take a few, including Intro to the SCA, Graphic Heraldry, Castles & Fortifications, Survey of Medieval Arts, Survey of Medieval Sciences, Chivalry & Etiquette, Field & Court Heraldry, and Survey of Medieval Games! Location:
Shire of Shittimwoode (Bellingham, Washington)

[ANT] Tournament of the Daffodil XXXI

Come join Their Highnesses of Tir Righ and Their Excellencies of Seagirt, and have a whale of a good time celebrating the Barony's 10th birthday with us. There will be Heavy, Light and Archery Tournaments, a variety of Arts and Sciences competitions, a fine Birthday Party Feast, dancing and the pleasure of meeting friends old and new.

When: 15 March 2008

Saanich Fair Grounds
1528 Stellys Cross Rd Location:
Barony of Seagirt (Saanichton, British Columbia)

Four-day intensive war training event to be held in An Tir in April

An Tir, long known for great parties, A&S and some of the best one-on-one fighters around, is finally coming around to the rest of the Known Worlde in trying to actually train War Units, offering a four-day intensive war training event called "Art of War."

[ANT] Art of War

An Tir, long known for great parties, A&S and some of the best one-on-one fighters around, is finally coming around to the rest of the Known Worlde in trying to actually train War Units.

They are holding a 4 day Intensive War Training Event called "Art of War" The main instructors will be from outside of An Tir: Master John the Pell from The East/AEthelmearc, Sir Straum from Midrealm, Count Sir Balin from Caid and Mistress Isabeau and Master Joseph (the Event Stewards from Estrella War). Others to be added. Location:
An Tir (see web site)

SCA-LLS-Gold Sponsorship - US$5,000 raised so far

Sir Brand deux Leonsand Mistress Cymbric of the Isles report on the progress of the Leukemia/Lymphoma benefit tourney at the Kingdom of An Tir's 12th Night Coronation.

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

The SCA Board of Directors will meet July 19, 2008 in Seattle, Eashington.

Kingdom of An Tir
Seattle, WA Location:
Seattle, Washington

[ANT] 2008 Kingdom A&S Championship

Greetings to the lists, Please forward this to other interested parties; The 2008 Kingdom A&S Championship is right around the corner. This year, it is being hosted by the Barony of Dragons Laire in Silverdale, WA. The site is the lovely Silverdale Beach Hotel, previous site of the 2006 Kingdom A&S. The date is March 14 - 16th. When making reservations at the hotel, please make sure to mention the SCA to get the discount. Location:
Barony of Dragons Laire in (Silverdale, Washington)

[ANT] Candlemas Feast and A&S Championship

Come celebrate the first signs of spring and show off the projects you have been working on all winter. Join the Baron and Baroness and watch as they choose the next A&S Champion.

Also we will be hosting Ithra classes, and a feast. Please help us decorate the feast hall and show off you persona by decorating your table in the fashion that would have been used at your spring celebration. Feast seating is limited please contact the autocrat to reserve a space. Check the kingdom and baronial website for feast menu and more information about the Ithra classes. Location:
Barony of Dragon's Laire (Bainbridge Island, Washington)

Sir Daniel announces the 6th Annual 12th Knight Auction in An Tir

Sir Daniel of the Kingdom of An Tir has posted information on the 6th Annual 12th Knight Auction. This year the auction will benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Societies.

[ANT] Midwinter's Feast: Shakespearean Celebration

Toward the end of the 16th century, England was ruled by Queen Elizabeth and a new playwright by the name of William Shakespeare was becoming quite well-known. Please join us for our annual Midwinter's Feast as we celebrate all the sumptuous bounty this era had to offer, both in food and entertainment! A dazzling display of gastronomic delights awaits you, including vegetarian options, and we are gathering the best performers from throughout the Summits to regale us with song, story, and dance! And, of course, there will be much dramatic performance, both taken from and inspired by the works of the Bard himself. Location:
Barony of Adiantum (Eugene, Oregon)

Cinphire Custom Candles

Greetings! Cinphire Custom Candles is here for all your lighting needs. While I do not work in beeswax, I make some beautiful candles in a wide variety of scents, colors, and shapes. Custom orders cheerfully accepted! I've also done rather extensive research in the Worshipful Order of Waxchandler's Guild of London with some wonderful documentation to see. I reside in An Tir, but shipping is a

[ANT] Seagirt Yuletide

We bring you tidings of Yule in the Barony of Seagirt, which will happen on Saturday, December 8th. There are many changes this year, least of which is the location.

Yule will be held at Luxton Hall, at the fairgrounds in Langford, BC, a suburb of Victoria (directions will appear later on the website). Also, to celebrate the 50th birthday of our own Baron James, there will be a Baron's Birthday Tourney held that day, as well as a Games Tourney (for those who don't fight but wish to compete for His Excellency's entertainment!). We will also have a Feast, a Pageant, Tavern, Horse Racing, Cleavage Contest for the fairer sex (Baron James has stated that male cleavage is not fair) and many other fine activities. Location:
Barony of Seagirt (Langford, British Columbia)

Four offered peerages at An Tir's Crown Tourney

Their Majesties of the Kingdom of An Tir recently offered peerages to four individuals at Their Crown Tournament.

SCA: "more of a way of life than a hobby"

SCA members at the recent Corvaria Harvest Tournament in central Oregon "study history by acting it out." The event was sponsored by the Shire of Corvaria. Katie Brauns of the (Bend, Oregon) Bulletin has the story.

Baroness Ula Brennasdottir to be elevated at Summits Fall Coronet

Baroness Khalja khorkhoi reports that Their Royal Majesties, King Tiernan and Queen Miranda of the Kingdom of An Tir have offered Baroness Ula Brennasdottir elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

[ANT]Kingdom of An Tir Twelfth Night

Their Majesties of An Tir invite one and all to join Them in celebrating this most glorious of holidays, Twelfth Night hosted by the beautiful Barony of lion's Gate January 11-13, 2008.

Event & Site Information
Aston Pacific Inn Resort Hotel & Conference Centre
1160 King George Highway
White Rock/South Surrey, BC, Canada

Check-in begins at 3pm, Friday Jan. 11, 2008. Location:
Barony of Lion's Gate (White Rock, British Columbia)

Thief caught thanks to SCA vigilance

Duke Sir Tjorkill of the Kingdom of An Tir reports that early in September, his shed was broken into and several valuable possesions, including boots and a sword were stolen. This story has a happy ending thanks to the diligence of some SCA members.

Summits Fall 2007 Coronet

Summits Fall Coronet September 14, 2007 to September 16, 2007 - Terra Pomaria

Autocrat: Honorable Lady Adrianne von Brandenburg

Site Info:
Willamette Mission State Park
10991 Wheatland Rd NE
Gervais, OR 97026

Directions to Site: Last Event's Directions : From the North or South, Take your best route to I-5 to Exit 263 and head west on Brooklake Road (follow the signs to Willamette Mission State Park). Stay on Brooklake until it ends on Wheatland Rd and take a right. Location:
Barony of Terra Pomaria (Gervais, Oregon)

One knight's quest achieved

Sir Brand deux-Leons of the Kingdom of An Tir offers an update on his quest to raise funds in support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

The Art of War

The Art of War is an event for the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. in the Kingdom of An Tir, Barony of Aquaterra (Everett, WA area), April 24-27 2008. The Focus in on teaching the coordinated arts of Sword, Axe, Spear, Rapier & Archery in Skirmish, Mele', War, Small Band Fighting & such.

Please check us out and join in. From Bards to Brotherhoods, Spearmen to Shieldmaidens, Cooks to Kid-wranglers, if you ever fight in more than one on Location:
Barony of Aquaterra (Everett, Washington)

An Tir Chirurgeon's Guild

The An Tir Chirurgeons Guild Website is designed for both the Chirurgeon and non-chirurgeon alike.

For the An Tir Chirurgeon, this site provides a schedule of reporting dates, a folder of current forms available for download, a resource area containing information, articles and links of interest to chirurgeons, as well as the Message Forum and Chat Area, where chirurgeons can exchange information and ideas, either in live chat, or in a message forum.

A Loss in An Tir

It is with sorrow that we announce the passing of Anya de Chaalis, who died early on the morning of 6 August after a long battle with a brain tumor.

One Knight's Quest

Sir Master Brand deux-Leons of the Kingdom of An Tir has announced the results of the "Buy-a-Life Tourney" in support of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) at the recent West-An Tir War, and issues a challenge to continue support for the LLS.

An Tir/West War: a review from His Majesty Jade

His Majesty Jade of the West Kingdom writes about his experiences at the recetn An Tir - West War.