Category: Arts & Sciences

A&S Activities: Week of 10-Jan

Sun, 10-Jan, 7 pm eastern: Intro to Hebrew Language Mon, 11-Jan, 8 pm eastern: SCA and Your Resume Tue, 12-Jan, 7 pm eastern: Charlemagne Part 2 and the 12 Peers of France Wed, 13-Jan: 7 pm eastern: Dolls in SCA Period 7:30 pm eastern: Cleftlands Needleworkers Gathering Thu, 14-Jan, 8 …

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A&S Activities: Week of 3-Jan

Sun, 3-Jan, 7 pm eastern: The Roman Soldier’s Diet Mon, 4-Jan, 7 pm eastern: Researching the Rare, Unusual, or Taboo Tue, 5-Jan, 8 pm eastern: Intro to Drinking Wed, 6-Jan: 7 pm eastern: Reniassance Perfumes – a practical approach Thu, 7-Jan, 8 pm eastern: Cleftlands Armor Gathering

A&S Activities: Week of 20-Dec

Sun 20, 5 pm: eRUM—Illumination Shading: Mon 21, 7 pm: eRUM—Unmaking a Boar: Tue 22, 8 pm: eRUM—German Pronunciation: Wed 23, 7 pm: eRUM—Chess of Medieval Japan:

A&S Activities: Week of 13-Dec

Sun 13, 5 pm: eRUM—Painting on Fabric Mon 14, 7 pm: eRUM—Barrels and Barrel Aging Tue 15, 7 pm: eRUM—Charlemagne and France Thu 17, 8 pm: Cleftlands Armourer’s

A&S Activities: Week of 6-Dec

Sun 6, 8 pm: eRUM—To be Determined by Emer von Atzinger Mon 7, 7 pm: eRUM—Winter Drinks Tue 8, 7:30 pm: Cleftlands Needleworkers: 7 pm: eRUM—Child’s Play: Easy Children’s toys to make or buy: Wed 9, 7 pm: eRUM—Zsof’s Rules on Becoming a Peer: Thu 10, 8 pm: Cleftlands Armourer’s …

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A&S Activities: Week of 29-Nov

No eRUM classes this week, as it’s between terms. Thu 29, 8 pm:      Armourer’s Guild meeting

A&S Activities: Week of 22-Nov

No eRUM classes during the week, or Armourer’s on Thursday, due to the holiday. Sun 22, 7 pm:       Sor Ustad Q &A Thu 26, all day:    Thanksgiving Holiday: Enjoy. Fri 27, all day:     Black Friday: Go shopping at SCA Merchant Relief: while hiding inside with hot chocolate and leftover pie.

A&S Activities: Week of 15-Nov

Sun 15, any time: Ustad Week 1: Sword Edge Shaping Mon 16, anytime: Ustad Week 2: 6 ft Period Spears 1 & 2 and Tue 17, anytime:  Ustad Week 3: Inexpensive lightweight wooden shields 1 & 2 Wed 18, anytime: Ustad Week 4: Leather wrapped handle techniques         …

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A&S Activities: Week of 8-Nov

Sun 8, 7 pm:        Roman Soldier’s Diet Mon 9, 7 pm:       Poppin’ Tags: Finding SCA jewelry at thrift shops and yard sales Tue 10, 7 pm:       Bodhran Rhythms Workshop 4:  Left Hand techniques 7:30:        Needleworkers Guild meeting led by Miriana Wed 11, 7 pm:     Introduction to the …

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A&S Activities: Week of 1-Nov

Sun 1, 7 pm:        Dukes & Duchesses, Knights & Barons, and What on Earth is a Marquess?! Mon 2, 7 pm:       Making Magic in Multiple Medievalisms: Crossing the Bridge from Rennie to Scadian Mon 2, 7 pm:       Scribe’s Guild meeting Tue 3, 7 pm:        Bodhran Rhythms Workshop 3: Jig, Slipjig …

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A&S Activities: Week of 25-Oct

No eRUM classes this week, as it’s between terms. Sun 25, 2 pm:     Cleftlands Dance: Class (and videoing?), Acacia Reservation at Cedar Rd and George Zeigler Dr. in Lyndhurst, Look for the banner Tue 27, 7:30 pm: Needleworkers Guild meeting Led by Miriana Wed 28, 6 pm:     Cleftlands Dance: Class and Taping: …

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A&S: Dance Class and Video

Looking for dancers to collect on Wed 21, or Wed 28 around 7 pm, at Acacia Reservation to learn/practice Joiussance vous Donneray (a basse dance) and galliards: then video your dancing of them. Garb strongly preferred. The final video of the Cleftlands Dancers will be shared online for the interested. Music is kindly provided by …

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A&S Activities: Week of 18-Oct

18-Oct (Sun) 2 pm: Creative Songwriting by Hilla Stormbringer: 19-Oct (Mon) 7 pm: Producing Commedia for Modern Audiences by Niccolo Bartolazzi. 20-Oct (Tue) 7 pm: Engaging Demos and Displays by Aveline de Ceresbroch: 21-Oct (Wed) 7 pm: Bodhran Rhythms Workshop 2 – Reel and Polka Rhythms by Liadan Liathan: 22-Oct (Thu) …

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A&S Activities: Week of 11-Oct

11-Oct (Sun) 6 pm: Taking the Teeth out of Stage Fright by Sophia the Orange and Lucia Braganza a Firenze. 12-Oct (Mon) 7 pm: Intro to the Anglo-Saxon/Germanic Lyre by Sivrid Brumbach. 13-Oct (Tue) 8 pm: Body Movement for Commedia dell ‘Arte-Advanced by Sophia the Orange. 13-Oct (Tue) 7:30 pm: Cleftlands Needleworkers, …

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A&S Activities: Week of 4-Oct

4-Oct (Sun) 7 pm: History of the Harpsichord by Jolicia atte Northclyfe: 5-Oct :(Mon) 7 pm: Bardic Recitation by Breddelwyn ap Taliesin.  6-Oct (Tue) 7 pm: Spinning Our Tales: We Can All Be Bards by Aveline de Ceresbroch 7-Oct (Wed) 7 pm: Performing in Persona by Mistress Zsof: 8-Oct (Thu) 8 …

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A&S Activities: Week of 27-Sept

eRUM: No kingdom-level classes this week, as we’re between “terms’ Next week starts the October term, with plenty of Performance related classes. Many of the teachers will look familiar!! Wed, 7 pm: Lord Rojhan will present a class on the Cree Nation, their stories and mythology, and what those stories tell us about the world. …

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Armourer’s Guild: Thursday at 7 pm

Thursday’s at 7 pm, the Armourer’s Guild meets to discuss armour, history, current art projects, the state of our gardens, and pretty much anything else of interest to those attending. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 847 0434 4487 Passcode: Steel Please contact Calum at if you’d like some advice or help with your …

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eRUM classes: Week of 20-Sep

20-SEP, Sun, 3 pm Peerage Roundtable 21-SEP, Mon, 7 pm How to Create a Class From What You Know 22-SEP, Tue, 7 pm How to Make an Arming Cap 23-SEP, Wed, 7 pm Equestrian Games

eRUM classes: Week of 13-Sep

13-SEP, Sun, 7 pm Nalbinding 101a York Stitch 14-SEP, Mon, 7 pm Italian Poleaxe Fighting 15-SEP, Tue, 7 pm Introduction to Chasing and Repousse 16-SEP, Wed, 7 pm Extracting Pigment from Your Woad Plants (pre-recorded class: link to be posted later)

eRUM Classes: Week of 6-Sep

6-SEP, Sun, 7pm Mind in the Match: Mental Preparation for Martial Arts 7-SEP, Mon, 7 pm Feeding the Fencer Sport Nutrition 8-SEP, Tue, 7 pm Deep Dish Pedagogy How to Improve Your Local Fighter Practice 9-SEP, Wed, 7 pm Tips for Teaching a Better A&S Class