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A&S Class: Live Figure Drawing

Instructor: Rivkah MiSpira When: 22-Jun, 7 pm. Where: Meeting site, somewhere indoors. >What is this class? This will be a mostly guided drawing class where you will draw a clothed model in different poses for varying lengths of time. We will explore the shapes and movement of the human figure via observation. >Who’s this class …

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A&S Workshop: Calligraphy

Please join Master Aiden and other scribes for a calligraphy workshop. For people of all skill levels: whether you just want to give calligraphy a try; to a skilled calligraphy looking for some pointers. Bring your own supplies, or borrow some. Hosts: Aiden and others When: Wed 15-Jun, 7:30 pm Where: Meeting site, probably room …

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A&S Class: Basic Viking Wire Weaving

Instructor: Kathryn ferch Rhys Time: Wed, 8-Jun, 7 pm Location: meeting site, likely room 10. Bringing a needle nose or cone nose pliers and wire cutter will be helpful, though I will have loaner tools available. I will have a couple draw plates to use in class. Wire and equipment will be available for a …

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A&S Demo: Making Iris Green Pigment

Instructor: Aiden Elfleadur Time: Wed, 1-Jun, 8 pm Location: Somewhere at site, probably room 10. Irises are beautiful on an early summer day. Now, Aiden shows how to turn those blooms into a beautiful medieval pigment for illumination.

A&S Class: Making a Wire Ring Brooch

Instructor: Elizabethe Alles Fee: $5 for materials Time: Wed, 1-Jun, 7 pm Location: Meeting site, probably outoodrs. Just in time for Road to Rouen, join this make-and-take class. We will make a 14th century wire ring brooch based on artifacts from Geoff Egan and Frances Pritchard’s book Dress Accessories c. 1150-c1450: Medieval Finds from Excavations …

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A&S Activities week of 25-Apr

26-Apr: 7:30 PM. Virtual Needleworkers. Guild head: Miriana. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 28-Apr: 7 PM. In person Armourer’s Guild. Guild head: Calum. Event Info at: http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Class: Scribal Workshop

Please join Master Aiden and other scribes in a scribal arts workshop. Try calligraphy or illumination for the first time, ask for help with a new technique, or ask for feedback on a difficult project. Everyone interested in the scribal arts is welcome. Materials and models supplied. When: 20-April, 7:30 PM Host: Master Aiden

A&S Activities, week of 18-Apr

19-Apr: 7 PM. Virtual Bardic Open Mic. Host: Ezra. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89768898132?pwd=bnQ3Nm5GQit1VVZKTDhFMnhEck5nUT09 20-Apr: 7 pm. Scribal Workshop. Host: Aiden. Event info at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/ 21-Apr: 7 PM. In person Armourer’s Guild. Guild head: Calum. Event info at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Activities week of 11-Apr

12-Apr: 7:30 PM. Virtual Needleworkers. Guild head: Miriana. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88261643621?pwd=UGx1TTdPcVdNNWtHZFhDZkxYR0d5Zz09 14-Apr: 7 PM. In person Armourer’s Guild. Guild head: Calum. Event info at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/

A&S Class: Wajopiie and Bannocks

Simple staples of an early Naheo (in French or English, Cree) diet. A hands-on cooking class. Instructor: Lord Rohnan When: 6-April, 7:00 PM Location: Meeting site kitchen

A&S Activities: Week of 4-April

5-Apr: 7 PM. Virtual Bardic Open Mic. Host: Ezra. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89768898132pwd=bnQ3Nm5GQit1VVZKTDhFMnhEck5nUT09 6-Apr. 7 PM. In person class: Wajopiie and Bannocks. Instructor: Rojhan. Event details at: http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/ 7-Apr: 7 PM. In person Armourer’s Guild. Guild head: Calum. Event details at http://www.cleftlands.org/calendar/ 9-Apr: 9 AM- 7 PM: Dressed to Kill Symposium. Event details at http://symposium.cleftlands.org/

A&S Activities: Week of 28-Mar

Click the event link to open the virtual event. Click the Event Info link to open a calendar entry for an in-person event. Wed, 30-Mar at 7 pm: Virtual A&S Show and Tell. Thu, 31-Mar at 7 PM: In person Armourers Guild. Event Info.

A&S Activities: Week of 21-Mar

Click the event link to open the virtual event. Click the Event Info link to open a calendar entry for an in-person event. Tue, 22-Mar at 7:30 PM: Virtual Needleworkers Wed, 23-Mar at 6 PM; In Person Meeting. Event Info. Wed, 23-Mar at 7 PM: First Nation Quill Beads. Event Info. Sun, 27-Mar at 4 …

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Class: Porcupine Quill Beads

Instructor: Lord Rojhan Time: Wed 23-Mar at 7:00 PM Location: Baronial meeting site, room 10 Porcupine Beads. Come learn how to turn quills into beads. Preregistration is required so sufficient materials can be brought. The link to a pre-reg form will be added to the Facebook and Calendar events when ready. A $5 donation is …

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A&S Activities: Week of 14-Mar

Click the event link to open the virtual event. Click the Event Info link to open a calendar entry for an in-person event. Tue, 15-Mar at  7  PM: Virtual Bardic Open Mic. Thu, 17-Mar at 7 PM: In Person Armourers Guild. Event Info.

A&S Activities: Week of 7-Mar

Click the event link to open the virtual event. Click the Event Info link to open a calendar entry for an in-person event. Mon, 7-Mar at 7 PM: Virtual Scribe’s Guild Tue, 8-Mar at 7:30 PM: Virtual Needleworkers Wed, 9-Ma at 6:00 PM: : In person Baronial Meeting. Event Info. Thu, 10-Mar at 7 PM: …

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A&S Activities: Week of 28-Feb

Tue, 1-Mar, 7:00 pm: Bardic Open Mic.  Wed, 2-Mar, 7:00 pm: A&S Show and Tell.  Thu, 3-Mar, 8 pm: Virtual Armourers.

A&S Activities: Week of 21-Feb

Mon, 21-Feb, 7 pm: Planting a Pollinator Garden. Tue, 22-Feb, 7:30 pm: Virtual Needleworkers. Wed, 23-Feb, 7:30 pm: In person Scribal Workshop at Baronial meeting Thu, 24-Feb, 8 pm: Virtual Armourers. Sun, 27-Feb, 4 pm: Gardener’s Roundtable.

A&S Activities: Week of 14-Feb

Tue, 15-Feb, 7 pm: Bardic Open Mic. Thu, 17-Feb, 8 pm: Virtual Armourers,

A&S Activities: Week of 7-Feb

Mon, 7-Feb, 7 pm: Virtual Scribes. Tue, 8-Feb, 7:30 pm: Virtual Needleworkers. Thu, 10-Feb, 8 pm: Virtual Armourers.  Sat, 12-Feb: 9 am to 8 pm: Virtual Winter RUM  Sun, 13-Feb, 4 pm: Gardener’s Roundtable.