Greetings Artisans of An Tir! As the winter gives way to spring, we will be welcoming an heir to the Sable Throne. We would like to invite everyone to join us in a friendly Largess at Large competition that will help fill the largesse needs of our beloved King, Queen, Crown Prince, and Crown Princess. … Continue reading Largesse at Large for May Crown
Greetings An Tir! Not a single full week remains until the spectacle and marvel of May Crown is upon us. Your event staff has been working diligently to make sure this is the best possible weekend for our beloved populace. To that end, we would like to provide a list of reminders, in no specific … Continue reading A friendly (series) of notes from your May Crown event staff.
ARTS & SCIENCES Posament – HL Disa i Birkilundi 2 hours Max 8 Cost $5 Posament is a textile embellishment technique using a wire coiled around a silk cord found almost exclusively in Birka, Sweden in the tenth century. We will discuss history, resources and creation methods for both the coiled wire (tentrad) and the … Continue reading May Crown A&S Events
See more specific event details here. FRIDAY ACTIVITY LOCATION 12:00 PM Site opens to merchants Gate 2:00 PM Site opens to the populace Gate 5:30 PM Family Activities: Heraldry Class (1 hour) Bardic stage near gate 5-9 PM Heralds available for submissions only Madrone pavilion on the erics 7:30 PM Marshal’s Meeting Lists pavilion on … Continue reading May Crown Event Schedule (Final version!)
YAFA Heraldry workshop Heraldry overview including tinctures, forms of address and basic animal placements. — This class will be at the Bardic stage near gate on Friday. YAFA Archery Division 1 class Safety, equipment identification and practice. Some loaner gear will be available, but please bring bows and arrows for your children if you have … Continue reading May Crown Youth/Family Activities
Do you want to eat like a viking?? Or at the very least, to the extent that a culinary master such as Lord Armin Elfsten has been able to reconstruct? Lord Elfsten has taken it upon himself to share his talents at this year’s May Crown event, organizing a Gröt feed for the populace and … Continue reading Gröt, the fuel of the Vikings.
Preregistration for the crown tournament is now open! Please click here for more info and to register. There is also an option to register for the three main heavy fighting tournaments of the year. (May crown, Heavy champion, September crown.) If you plan to do this, be sure to pay close attention to the details … Continue reading Martial Events at May Crown 2017
Congratulations to the most recently inducted member of the nobility of the SCA! Lady Johanna de Washington was honored by the crown with an Award of Arms during the royal court of Ursulmas, an accolade well deserved. Also so honored was your baronial chronicler, who is both humbled and delighted to join the ranks of the … Continue reading Ursulmas Awards and Achevements
Site rules and guidelines for Grant County Fairgrounds. No fireworks or firearms. Swords are fine. All fires must be contained and at least 18” off the ground. No dumping of “black” or “grey” waste water. Quiet time begins at midnight for Friday and Saturday nights. Domestic pets are welcome, but all pets must remain on … Continue reading May crown site details.