Lord Frostulfr the Swordsman of the East kindly gave me permission to share his Facebook status in my blog. He is the “cool uncle,” and as far as I am concerned a very cool person. Lord Frostulfr wrote: “The idea of “dealing with minors” has come up a few times this week, for a few different… Continue Reading Minor Magic
Just after I wrote in LJ that I often don’t update my SCA blog, I update my SCA blog. Why? Because I found BEOWULF SOCKS! The socks contain text from the first page of a surviving Beowulf manuscript. Love it. Note: Sadly, I can’t find the pattern — Sanguine Gryphon isn’t listing it on their… Continue Reading Beowulf… Socks!
I am delighted to report that the Cliar cu Buidhe musical troupe has released a new CD: “Cliar cu Buidhe. Period.” As you might have guessed it’s a wonderful collection of purely period voice and instrumental music. Some of the songs are “The Three Ravens,” “Lullay, lullay,” Sumer is icumen in,” “Salve Splendor,” and many… Continue Reading New Medieval Music CD
Costuming is NOT my art. When I give myself time I can turn out some nice clothes, but because I’m bored I don’t give it the time it needs. And then I’m always thinking about what doesn’t fit quite right, and how I would do it differently, and how I’ve worn this dress into the… Continue Reading Garb, sigh
This won’t be a long report because I am way too lazy but I wanted to write something down. So here goes in no particular order: I packed in the rain, boo! But when I arrived on site the rain was pretty well gone. I do love the drive there and back again, it’s really… Continue Reading GWW