Calontir

Kingdom of Calontir

Calontir woman "pushes boundaries" with her pottery

Cindy Morley enjoys pushing the boundaries with her pottery, which includes "mugs with scales, double-walled vessels that fold upon themselves to create elegant inverted pyramids." The Fayetteville, Arkansas woman's work will be on display at the University of Arkansas' Center for Continuing Education until June 30, 2009. Becca Bacon Martin of the Morning News has the story.

Calontir event photos online

Eowyth has created several albums of photos from recent events in the Kingdom of Calontir on her Picasa website. Included is an album of photos from Calontir's 25th Anniversary celebration.

Albrecht Von Salzburg knighted at Gulf Wars

HL Damien MacGavin reports that on the battlefield at Gulf Wars, Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Calontir chose to offer Knighthood to HL Albrecht Von Salzburg.

Armor

I am looking for any sites that show what style armor the irish wore in the 14th century. Any help would be most appreciated. I am new to the SCA and I am trying to find out what armor to create for my persona so I can start fighting. Thanks, Aengus

Photos from Estrella XXV

Hrothgar and Amba, from the Kingdom of Calontir, share photos from the recent Estrella War XXV.

Photos from Calontir's Bloody Trident Inn online

Hrothgar reports that he has posted photos taken by himself and Amba at the Bloody Trident Inn event which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[ANS/CAL] Over the Border War Maneuvers

The Province of Mooneschadowe, Ansteorra (Stillwater, OK), in cooperation with the Barony of Vatavia, Calontir (Wichita, KS), will be hosting Over the Border War Maneuvers! (Northern Regional Fighter Practice 2) Bring all the toys!

[CAL] 12th annual Bobbin & Weaving

12th Annual Bobbin & Weaving, February 20, 2009, Friday (after work hours), 21st, Saturday & 22nd, Sunday.

[CAL] Bellewode Symposium

The Annual Bellewode Heraldic, Scribal, and Dance Symposium is coming up on April 4, 2009 and we are looking for teachers for classes during the day, and of course people to come have fun at the dance during the evening!

[CAL] 25th Anniversary of the Kingdom of Calontir

The Barony of Three Rivers (St Louis, MO) is honored to host the 25th Anniversary of the Kingdom of Calontir. Their Royal Majesties, Luther, King and Maerwnn, Queen have decreed a time of joyous celebration and revelry. Pay heed to their call and pay honor to Calontir.

Lilies XXIII brewing competition: Sweets IV

Michael L Wilson reports that this summer's Lilies War XXIII will feature another brewing competition: Sweets for the Sweet IV.

Dolan Madoc placed on vigil for Order of the Laurel

Eleanor Deyeson reports that the HL Dolan Madoc was recently placed on vigil by Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Calontir. His Lordship is being recognized for his accomplishments in the fields of archery and bardic arts.

[CAL] War of the Lilies XXIII

War of the Lilies is an annual event held in the center of the Kingdom of Calontir in June. It has been said that Lilies is so much like a vacation, you may forget it is a war, and it is our hope to continue that tradition.

[CAL] Twelfth Night at Lindisfarne 793

I pray you my friends let us come together and celebrate once more the joyous bounty of our land and the peace and prosperity that we have enjoyed. The time has come to give thanks for our wondrous artisans and the enlightenment of our people,truly we stand on the bring of a new golden age of learning and knowledge.Join with friends old and new as we present a Twelfth Night feast at Lindisfarne. Celebrate with us the dawning of a new golden age of learning and marvel as our artisans work and teach their craft.

Kris Kinder pictures

Eowyth has posted a photo album from the recent Kris Kinder event in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAL] Kris Kinder

description:
The Barony of Forgotten Sea presents Kris Kinder, December 6, 2008

KCI Expo Center
11730 N. Ambassador Dr.
Kansas City, MO 64153

Site opens at 7 am for merchants and 9 am for populace.
Site closes at 8 pm. All merchants must be off site by 8 pm
Merchant area will close when Court begins.

Site Fees: $10 adults ($3 non-member surcharge applies); $8 youths (10 to 17); children 9 and younger free. Location:
Barony of Forgotten Sea (Kansas City, Missouri)

Calontir Fall 2008 Crown Tourney photos online

Cathus has posted an album of photos from the recent Fall 2008 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Calontir.

Photos from Calontir's Fall 2008 Crown Tourney

Hrothgar has created an album of photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Calontir.

Martino and Ariel new Heirs to Calontir

Carmina reports that Martino, inspired by Ariel, was the winner of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Calontir.

Charlemagne’s Oktoberfest photos online

Isa reports that she has posted photos on her Flickr website from the recent Charlemagne's Oktoberfest event in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAL] Clothier's Seminar XXIV

description:
The Clothier's Seminar is an annual event that revolves around the one necessity that we all need, clothes. Come join us for a day of classes, discussion and camaraderie.

It is an excellent time to show off your finest garb and accessories. Simple clothing, complex clothing, exotic clothing, it's all welcome! Whether you have never sewn a piece of garb or have been doing it for years, there's something for you. It's also the Location:
Shire of Cúm an Iolair (Gardner, Kansas)

Calontir event photos online

Eowyth reports that she has posted an album of photos from the recent Autumn Arrows event hosted by Calanais Nuadh in Rolla, Missouri (Kingdom of Calontir)

[CAL] Charlemagne’s Oktoberfest

description:
Come join the Shire of Standing Stones in recalling Charlemagne on the 10th-12th of October.

Fighting will reflect the raiding and counter-raiding nature of the long war against the Saxons. There will be a series of melees in a variety of terrains involving gathering the treasure of Saxony. We ask that fighters limit themselves to the weapons of the age, those being round and oval shields, swords, axes, and six-foot spears. Location:
Shire of Standing Stones (Huntsdale, Missouri)

[CAL] RUSH: Silk Road Symposium

description:
RUSH: Silk Road Symposium, Hosted by the Shire of Crystal Mynes

Fairview Christian Church
2320 Grand Ave
Carthage, MO 64836
October 25, 2008

Site opens at 8am
Closes at 8pm

Site Fee: Adults $5.00, Children (over 10) $2.00 $3.00 Non-member surcharge will apply

Make checks payable to: SCA Inc, Shire of Crystal Mynes

Site is DRY, DRY, DRY!!!! Location:
Shire of Crystal Mynes (Carthage, Missouri)

[CAL] Calontir Cook's Symposium 2009

description:
Join us in a symposium dedicated to period cooking, period cooking techniques, period cooking texts, feast stewarding, and other medieval cooking topics. There will be classes all day long, a key note speech over lunch, and a chance to show off your cooking skills during the potluck dinner that evening.

Key Note Speaker: Dame Alys Katherine

This year's symposium will feature a themed track of Subtleties and Sugar Work. Location:
Shire of Lost Moor (Easton, Missouri)

Photos and video from Calontir's Metal and Glass Symposium online

THL Neathery of Safita has posted photos from the recent Glass and Metal Workers Symposium in the Barony of Three Rivers, Kingdom of Calontir. Lady Thora Sigurdsdottir adds a video of her own.

Equestrian photos from Valor 2008

Doe ni Floinn has posted an album of equestrian photos from Valor 2008 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAL] Harrowing of Le Hauteur

description:
Around the year 1000, an Anglo-Saxon fleet attacks a Viking raider camp in western Normandy, under the protection of Duke Richard I.

Location: The Heights (of Wayne)
When: September 26 — 28

Site opens 5:00 pm Fri and closes noon Sunday

Site fees:
Adults : $8
Children (ages 6-12) : $4
Children under 6 : Free, nothing, nada
$3 non-member surcharge will apply Location:
Canton of Riverhold & Gryphon's Mark (The Heights of Wayne, Missouri)

[CAL] Cattle Raids XIII

description:
The Barony of Mag Mor presents: Cattle Raids XIII: The Scottish versus The English August 22-24, 2008

Note: All cabin spaces have been reserved. Feast reservations still available!

Site: Riverside Park, 717 238th Street, Milford, NE 68405 (same location as Spring 2008 Crown Tourney)

Directions to site:
Take your best route to Interstate 80 in the vicinity of Lincoln, Nebraska. Site is approximately 20 minutes west of Lincoln, NE. Location:
Barony of Mag Mor (Milford, Nebraska)

The passing of Mikal the Ram

As posted by Master Eadweard Boicewright to the Calontir E-mail list on Monday, August 18, 2008.