Arts and Sciences

Activities and research related to trades, crafts, occupations, or daily life in the Middle Ages, as well as performing and fine arts.

Photos from Amsteorra's Laurel's Prize and Glaslyn Defender

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created two new albums of photos from recent events in the Kingdom of Ansteorra: Laurel's Prize and Glaslyn Defender. The photos are available on Flickr.

27th International Conference on Medievalism at Kent State University

Kent State University, Stark Campus, will host the 27th International Conference on Medievalism October 18-20, 2012. There will be both the traditional on-land "Brick-n-Mortar" conference and an online "Cloud Conference" (for those who are unable to travel); the rate for the on-land conference includes access to the online conference.

"Faces & Places" at Pennsic 41

Host Larry Berg of the program Faces & Places, produced by Armstrong Channel 10 in Butler, Pennsylvania, looks at the annual Pennsic War. During the 30-minute program, Berg interviews a number of participants about various aspects of the War.

[MER] Meridian Grand Tournament

Meridians rally to your Crown, warriors don harness and helm, hoist your banners, put on your best household livery, grab your list tree shield, hold close the honor of your inspiration, and attend. At this illustrious event, we ask all to display their heraldry, banners, and wear their Meridian best to cheer these honored combatants in a full day devoted to heavy combat.

[AET] Archers to the Wald

Guten Tag! The Canton of Steltonwald proudly announces a Germanic themed Archers to the Wald! It comes to you this year on Friday, October 12th through Sunday, October 14th. The site opens 5pm on Friday for anyone wishing to pitch a tent, and closes at noon on Sunday.

[AET] AEthelmearc Academy and War College

The Barony of the Rhydderich Hael is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the Fall Session of the AEthelmearc Academy and War College on November 10, 2012. Online teacher registration for the Fall 2012 session of the AEcademy is now open.

[ATE] Southern Crusades XIV

The Southern Baronies are once again under attack, quests and conquests with shenanigans are on the horizon! Please join our defenses at Southern Crusades XIV: Quest and Conquest.

27th International Conference on Medievalism

Kent State University, Stark Campus, will host the 27th International Conference on Medievalism October 18-20, 2012. There will be both the traditional on-land "Brick-n-Mortar" conference and an online "Cloud Conference" (for those who are unable to travel); the rate for the on-land conference includes access to the online conference.

[CAI] Great Western War XV

They say 2012 is the end of the world! Mayans? No! Nostradamus? NO! VIKINGS!! Ragnarok! The end is here – and this time, its going to hurt!!!! Raganarok! – Watch! as that vicious wolf Fenrir Loki-son and wise All-father Wodin meet in a fearsome battle that will leave them both dead....

[ATE] Chocolate Revel

Walking down the streets of Italy as the city gets prepared to be transformed into something magical. The spectral air of the coming Fall season mixes with the excitement, and the mists rising up from the canals to shroud the buildings. People arrive from the four corners of the globe, dressed in their most spectacular vestments, creating a dream world sights, sounds, and smells.

[ANT] Ursulmas XXXII

Our grand Ursulmas event will be held at its traditional location, the Evergreen State Fairgrounds, this January 25-27.

ART] Kingdom Collegium 2012

The Barony of Loch Salann is proud to welcome one and all to join us for a day of learning and friendship at Kingdom Collegium. Multiple tracks will be offered in Rapier Fighting, Heavy Fighting, Fine Arts, and Performance Arts. Youth and Teen offerings will also be available.

[ANS] Bryn Gwlad's Fall Baronial

Come join their Excellencies Phelim and Myfanwy as we celebrate the bounty of the Harvest!

[AET] 17th Annual Siege of Glengary

The sound of Pennsic War has passed and Aethelmearc and Atlantia have stood shoulder to shoulder against common foes.  In such rare days we welcome our neighbors from Atlantia to test their metal and show their skills both on the field and off at The Siege of Glengary in Sylvan Glen. 

Stefan's Florilegium updates for September 2012

THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to Stefan's Florilegium for September 2012.

[LOC] Toga Tourney

The Barony of Mordenvale and Oxington Chase invite you to a Toga Tourney on the mid-North NSW coast, approximately 3 hours North of Newcastle. To tie in with the Baronial A&S Roman theme for the second half of the year,  this event will give people a chance to wear the clothing they have  made, try Roman recipes and generally be stupid in a bed-sheet before the Christmas break up.

[OUT] Warders of the Western Gate

Their Excellencies Estevan & Emily, Baron & Baroness of Fontaine dans Sable bid you greetings & invite one and all to this year's Warders of the Western Gate!!!!!

[EAL] Scotchtoberfest

Don your loudest Plaid and sew up your Landschneckt (But for the love of all things proper, please don't combine the two!) and come and join us for a day of fighting, fencing, A&S and excellent food. We hope to see you Saturday October 20, 2012.

[WES] Newcomers' Feast

The Shire of Pavlok Gorod invites one and all to attend the Newcomers' Feast: "A Simple meal in Medieval England."  Savor the flavors of fish days, flesh days, and sweets. Activities include: classes, an exhibition of rapier combat, with entertainment during the feast. 

[ATL] Midnight at the Oasis IV

The Adventures of Marco Polo. Use your imagination to visualize where and what he might have seen in his travels. Sir Rodrigo Falcone will have some amazing melees for the day. Adelrich Falke will be handling the rapier for the day. Manus Macday will be testing everyones skill at the archery range.

More Pennsic 41 photos online

Lady Albreda Aylese of Mountain Freehold in the East Kingdom has created an album of photos from Pennsic 41, which took place recently at Cooper's Lake Campground in Slippery Rock, PA. The photos are available to view on Flickr.

Arts and Sciences Display at Pennsic 41

Sleepy Unicorn reports that a large album of photos of the A&S display at the recent Pennsic War 41 is now available online. The photos have been posted on Sleepy Unicorn's PhotoBucket page.

[ATL] Kingdom Arts & Sciences Festival

Every year Atlantia comes together to celebrate the very best, brightest and newest in the arts and sciences being created and researched, tried and played with in the kingdom. People can look at and talk with people involved in the sorts of things they have interest in.

[ATL] Atlantian Twelfth Night

The year is 1543, and Henry the Eighth, by the Grace of God, King of England, France, Defender of the Faith and Lord of Ireland has invited His Brother Atlantia, and the whole of the Atlantian Court, to celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany at Hampton Court Palace...

[ATE] Dragon’s Horde

Dragon’s Horde is approaching! Draconis and his evil minions will once again attempt to despoil the gem of Atenveldt! All are invited the Barony of Tir Ysgithr to this glorious event and special room rates will be provided across the street from the feast hall for those who are traveling and want to stay in town.

[OUT] Northern Outlands Arts & Sciences Collegium

The Barony of Caer Galen invites you to the third Northern Outlands A&S Collegium.  Please join us for a full day of learning and teaching!

[ATE] Kingdom of Atenveldt Arts & Sciences Competition

Kingdom of Atenveldt Arts & Sciences Competition
Saturday October 13, 2012, 9:00 a.m.–8:00
Montessori Day School Phoenix, Arizona

Medieval skills preserved in the Barony of Northkeep

“The opportunity for us to put on our medieval clothing, cook and serve the recipes we’ve been researching, dance the dances we’ve been practicing, socialize, and generally have a good time. SCA events take place almost every weekend of the year,” said Shirley Hackworth about activities in the SCA.

[DRA] Flintheath Yule Ball!

Winter is Coming to Insulae Draconis! Have your field harvested, your grain stored, your mead made, your cattle and sheep in their barn - for there is a long cold winter ahead. But at least there is one thing to look forward to in this dark time

[DRA] Kingdom University

The Canton of Unikankare is proud to invite all to attend the Kingdom University held in Brinkhall manor in Turku. The weekend will be filled with arts and sciences, great lectures and intriguing workshops. Come to learn new things and share your knowledge! The event will culminate to a delicious feast and a grand ball.