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.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-06-20 07:48
Residents of the Penobscot Bay area of Maine were treated to the sight of knights in armor and ladies in fine gowns when the Shire of Hadchester (Rockland) held a Renaissance Faire/demo in Harbor Park. Chris Wolf of The Pilot spoke with members. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-06-19 11:23
Master Richard Wymarc reports that On Monday July 29, 2013, Pennsic University's Artisan's Row will feature a Scientific Instrument Day.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2013-06-16 17:25
The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism is seeking candidates for the position of Society Minister of Arts & Sciences.
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Sat, 2013-06-15 17:55
Restoration of a fresco in the Vatican has revealed a small group of naked dancing men with feathers in their hair. Researchers think these figures may be depictions of Native Americans. The fresco was painted by Renaissance master Pinturicchio in 1494, just two years after Columbus sailed to America.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2013-06-11 14:15
Jim Revells, a.k.a. Olaf Trollhiemsfjord, is in the process of founding a company to teach traditional crafts and trades. Project Trollhiem, LLC is currently seeking funding to take their program on the road.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-06-03 14:49
Building on the huge success of past Wasaga under Siege events, the Historic Military Establishment of Upper Canada in partnership with the Town of Wasaga Beach, Ontario Parks, Town of Collingwood and Nancy Island Historic Site look forward to hosting you once again from August 16th to the 18th, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-05-31 19:04
THLord Stefan li Rous has published updates to Stefan's Florilegium for May 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-30 20:15
Master Raven Mayne reports that the category descriptions for the A&S Competition at Estrella War XXX are now available to view online.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-05-18 17:56
Come join us for the Ports of the Norse World! Please join us for Memorial Day weekend, Friday May 24 to Monday May 27,2013 at beautiful Lynx Hollow Park outside of Creswell, Oregon.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-05-17 12:55
The list of classes and instructors for Pennsic 42 is now available to view or download from the Pennsic website.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-16 19:50
It is time once again to prepare for the prospect of War, and to properly prepare the Canton of Steltonwald would like to invite all to join us for War Practice XXIII. We will be mustering once again at Cooper’s Lake Campground, 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-16 19:40
The Barony of Windhaven will be hosting a "Play with Fire" Moot in Green Bay, June 14-16. Since some of the projects we'd like to play with take more than a few hours, Lord Balthazar has graciously opened his backyard/field to us for free camping for the weekend. Come for the day (Saturday) or come on Friday for the whole weekend!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-16 19:11
Oyez, Oyez, are you interested in renaissance techniques of war? Do you want to know how a noble household was organized? And how much it would cost? Do you like to taste good food of the period? Then come to the only late period event in Northern Frankmark!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-16 18:36
Valor, the oldest running Tournament in the Kingdom of Calontir, is once again here…
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-16 18:22
Come join the Shire of Flintmarsh on June 1, 2013 as we celebrate a taste of Medieval Italy at the first ever Palio di Flintmarsh!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-05-16 16:47
On Saturday, June 22, 2013 within the awesome lands of SunDragon, a yearly event will take place that is not for the weak. Fabric War is upon us! Search in your closets, sewing/guest room, garage and yes, even that stash under the bed that you did not think anyone knew about.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-04-29 16:51
On April 21, 2013, the Middle Ages came to the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre with the help of local members of the Society for Creative Anachronism. The demonstration was covered by the Saugeen Times (Saugeen, Ontario). (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-25 13:51
Join us in the beautiful Barony of Politarchopolis for a fully catered, no-garb weekend of A&S classes, demonstrations and workshops. Learn from the most renowned teachers in Lochac, with classes available in a huge range of topics, aimed at a variety of skill levels.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-25 13:44
Let it be known that the newly forming group in Dunedin, tentatively known as the people of Wildmoor, are holding a relaxed camping event in early July and wish to extend a warm invitation to join us.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 20:02
The Barony of the Cleftlands and the Shire of Falcon’s Quarry welcome you to the 17th Annual Northern Oaken War Maneuvers held in Wellington, OH on June 7 – 9, 2013. The site is open to the populace and furry friends on Friday, June 7 at 3 PM through Sunday, June 9 at 3 PM. This is a dog-friendly event, but please review the pet policies regarding their attendance prior to arrival on site.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 19:39
Roxbury Mill invites scholars of all disciplines to our pastoral setting in the DC metro area. Please join us for a day of both Martial and Arts & Sciences learning, and pick up a new technique or try out a new skill at Sergeants & Scholars.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 19:15
Their Highnesses Kennric and Tama, Prince and Princess of Oertha, welcome one and all to bear witness to the selection of Their Heirs by right honorable combat at Their Coronet Tournament, July 20, 2013 and the Investiture of the victors on July 21st. Additional opportunities for fighting include a rapier tournament and rapier and armored Roses Tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 19:07
Come for a day of Classes! There will be officer tracks for those holding & those interested in holding local offices. There will also be classes touching on many aspects of our Society. These include, but not limited to Protocol & Precedence, Being a Consort, serving as an Event Steward and many others.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 18:51
Once again we put the MELEE into "Murder Melee" with competitions being organized for every martial activity! We’re organizing competitions in Rapier and Armoured combat, Youth combat, Thrown weapons and Archery! We are extremely excited about our gorgeous new site!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 17:58
Please join us at Pikeman's Pleasure XXIII for a Day at the Fair, June 1, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 17:38
Welcome to SAAD 2013! This year, join us as Bubba Goes on Crusade. This event will have target archery, thrown weapons, atlatl, A&S, Event-wide pot luck, Bardic & drumming and LOTS OF FUN!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 17:33
On site crash space is available Friday and Saturday nights. Please bring your own bedding. Site is discreetly damp (alcoholic entries are okay) Chairs and tables are provided. The kitchen can be made available for food entries, please contact the event staff to reserve kitchen time/space.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 17:17
Winter has abated and the whistling zephyr of Spring beckons the soul, igniting the passion for life in young and old. Rising passions possess our gallant fighters and call them to test their mettle on the field of glory. Nature cries out for her glory to be renewed. Come forth and join us, as we raise the Maypole and let the Mayhem of Spring ensue!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 16:29
Come join us at the Baron Patrick Grove at the Cornerstone Park. A day of tournaments and games for all. Both Heavy and Rapier, Prize for Champion in both categories.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 16:19
The Shires of Nahrun Kabirun and White Mountain Invite you to join us at Clan Wars AS XLVIII (48) Friday, August 2, 2013 @2 pm through Sunday August 4, 2013 @ 2 pm, Cedar Creek (Sam Tobias Campground), 901 Mechem Drive,Ruidoso, NM 88345