Barony of Madrone Curia April 24, 2018 Baronial Welcome (B&B) Hi. Not much news. The Baroness went to Baroness’ war, one of 9 Baronesses. Wind blew down old host barony tent. Had good largesse exchange. Short trip due to weather. We had one heavy fighter, and a few other Madronans. “We were mighty in spirit.” … Continue reading Curia notes 4/24/18
Greetings to the populace of An Tir! The Barony of Madrone would like to invite all of our worthy and admirable friends and neighbors to join us as we hold an august tournament of arms to determine the new champions of rapier and heavy combat for our fine Barony. Come one, come all! The event … Continue reading Baronial Martial Championship.
The events of the past few days should serve as a reminder to us all that we must remain ever vigilant to protect our friends and our Society from prejudice and injustice. Regardless of the intent of the artisans and the wearers, the representation of the fylfot in SCA clothing has caused harm, and that harm … Continue reading A Statement from the Board of Directors, and the Crowns of An Tir.
SCA. Inc. – BARONY OF MADRONE Financial Committee Meeting 9/28/2017 Attendees: Baron Enzio Bandinelli, Baroness Spike Zoetart, Gera Gangofflin, Emma la rousse D’Argentan, Bergdis Thorgrimsdottir, Sarra the Brave Q2 report – reviewed and signed 2018 Budget – discussed and direction given to Exchequer on various items to be presented at next two Curias for … Continue reading Fall 2017 Financial Committee notes.
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.
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
Fair Madrone! You are humbly invited to the 2017 Baronial Arts & Sciences and Bardic Championship. This year’s championship is inspired by Frederick Barbarossa, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire from 1155 to 1190. A chivalrous, intelligent knight who understood Latin, enjoyed German poetry, and was interested in history and law, Emperor Barbarossa was a … Continue reading The 2017 Baronial A&S Championship is almost upon us!
Duke Sir Brian, Formally His Majesty Brian of Gleann Abhann, brings his horse up to a gallop as he tilts against Viscount Sir Raphael the Rogue. Jousting. From the Latin iuxtare: To approach, to meet. These photos were taken at the Emprise of the Black Lion, the premiere equestrian event of the Kingdom of An … Continue reading Vox Populi: To Approach and Meet
Greetings unto the Populace of Madrone, the shining star of the Mighty Kingdom of An Tir. We, Enzio and Spike, your new Baron and Baroness, do thank the Peoples of the Barony for the opportunity to serve you. We also express our gratitude for those who have kept these lands before us. Long have we … Continue reading A brief greeting from your Baron and Baroness
Hail Madrone! It is our pleasure and privilege to announce that Their Majesties have selected Mistress Spike Zoetart and Don Enzio Bandinelli as Baron and Baroness of our fair Barony of Madrone. They will be invested with all due ceremony at the Emprise of the Black Lion on Saturday, September 24. We commend Sir Athos … Continue reading The Crown of An Tir appoints Mistress Spike Zoetart and Don Enzio Bandinelli as the Baroness and Baron of Madrone.