SUN 2019 Class

15th Century Paternosters

Rosaries and paternosters in the Middle Ages and Renaissance were important in the daily lives of the noble/ruling classes across Europe. Anplica has data-mined many Middle English wills and inventories to identify what materials were used and passed down in the last Middle Ages. Come hear the results of her research and learn a bit about these religious (and fashionable!) accessories.

Time_slots: 

1-2

Time: 
1:00 - 2:00
Room: 
106
Teacher: 
Anpliça Fiore
Track: 
Accessories & Clothing Decoration
Minimum Age with Parent: 
8
Minimum Age without Parent: 
14
Class Format: 
Lecture
Class Level: 
Intermediate

16th Century Lace Show and Tell

Over the past several years, Gweniver has traveled to view several historical lace collections. During this discussion, she will be sharing her knowledge of early bobbin lace history and her lace-related travel photo collection with highlights from Italy, Belgium and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Time_slots: 

10-Noon

Time: 
10:00 - 12:00
Room: 
106
Teacher: 
Gweniver Kenwyn of Roseveth
Track: 
Accessories & Clothing Decoration
Class Format: 
Lecture
Class Level: 
Beginner

A Rainbow of Rainbows

Period (and pre-period) understandings of vision and color are not the same as today's. Is color good? Or is it evil? And what colors show up in a rainbow? What are the four primary colors? You may be surprised.

Time_slots: 

4-5

Time: 
4:00 - 5:00
Room: 
103
Teacher: 
Kudrun Pilegrim
Minimum Age without Parent: 
10
Class Format: 
Lecture
Class Level: 
Beginner

Anglo-Saxon Small Finds

Documentation and examples of small iron/steel items that have been found in graves and various sites in England that can be made in a forge.

Time_slots: 

1-2

Time: 
1:00 - 2:00
Room: 
102A
Teacher: 
Peter Joynar
Track: 
Accessories & Clothing Decoration
Culture: 
Anglo-Saxon
Minimum Age with Parent: 
12
Minimum Age without Parent: 
18
Class Level: 
Beginner

Art and Design in Medieval Europe

Art history class focusing on art from Viking through Renaissance periods of Western (European) art. Some discussion on how knowing and using art from various sources of a period, culture, etc can help design SCA pieces that reflect your time and culture.

Time_slots: 

2-4

Time: 
2:00 - 4:00
Room: 
103
Teacher: 
Amytis de la Fontaine
Minimum Age with Parent: 
13
Minimum Age without Parent: 
13
Class Format: 
Lecture
Class Level: 
Beginner

Asian Award Construction

Japanese and Chinese didn't have illuminated scrolls as we commonly see in the European SCA. Find out the fun and interesting ways to make awards for your Asian personas more period for them. Fans, Shikishi, and other methods of award "scrolls" are shown and discussed.foro

Time_slots: 

10-11

Time: 
10:00 - 11:00
Room: 
103
Teacher: 
Christoforo Alfonso Pallavincino da Firenze
Track: 
Scribal
Minimum Age with Parent: 
8
Minimum Age without Parent: 
14
Class Format: 
Discussion
Class Level: 
Beginner

BASIC Heraldry 101

Learn the BASIC rules for creating a device (sometimes called a "coat of arms" or "badge").

Will cover:

  • shield shapes
  • colors (what you can put next to, but not on top of)
  • fields (and how to divide them)
  • items to go ON the colors (line-stuff, and plants, and animals - oh my!)
  • balance and simplicity (how Zen!)
  • basic resources
Time_slots: 

1-2

Time: 
1:00 - 2:00
Room: 
101A
Teacher: 
Bridget
Track: 
SCA
Minimum Age without Parent: 
10
Class Format: 
Lecture
Class Level: 
Beginner

Beginning Embroidery

Come and learn to create your first free hand embroidery piece.  Bring an idea or look for one in the resources that I will have available.  Learn how to pick colors, set up your hoop, and different stitches.  If you have fabric, floss, a drawing or scissors, please bring them along.  Otherwise I will provide for all these items at the class. 

Time_slots: 

10:30-Noon

Time: 
10:30 - 12:00
Room: 
101A
Teacher: 
Dyonisia Buleheued
Track: 
Fiber Arts
Minimum Age with Parent: 
12
Minimum Age without Parent: 
15
Class Format: 
Hands-on
Class Limit: 
15
Class Level: 
Beginner

Beginning Spoon Carving

Carve your first spoon with a knife. Learn basic carving operations, then shape your spoon and with a hook knife carve the bowl. "If you can peal a potato you can carve a spoon" - Paul Sellers

Time_slots: 

9-11

Time: 
9:00 - 11:00
Room: 
102B
Teacher: 
Peter Joynar
Track: 
Manufacturing
Class Format: 
Hands-on
Class Limit: 
8
Class Level: 
Beginner

Being a General 101

This class is for those that would like to be a part of the command structure of the Northshield army; it is designed for both rapier and heavy, since it is about being an effective leader at all levels of command.

Time_slots: 

1-2

Time: 
1:00 - 2:00
Room: 
103
Teacher: 
Decimus Marius Tacitus Ajax
Track: 
Fighting/Armoring/Weapons
Minimum Age with Parent: 
12
Minimum Age without Parent: 
13
Class Format: 
Discussion
Class Limit: 
20
Class Level: 
Beginner

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