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Accompanying many fine classes and demos the West Kingdom A&S Championship will be held at this event.
A&S Championship will be a pentathlon including fine art, performance art, practical science, technical science and either a masterwork or research paper. Entries are expected to be in by 11am.
Please contact Vincent Flesouras for questions on the A&S competitions.
A gathering of artisans and scholars is a cause of celebration; come and share knowledge and explore the many arts and sciences that spring from the Middle Ages.
There will be hand-on classes as well as academic seminars – there is something for all interests!
Classes will be posted on the Facebook event page and distributed on the SCA-West group list.
If you are interested in teaching, please fill out the form: arts/signup
Event Steward: Leofwen Cryccthegn Deorcwuda (Jennifer Nestojko)
Directions: From the South: Follow I-280 N to El Monte Rd in Los Altos Hills. Take exit 16 from I-280 N. Merge onto El Monte Rd. Turn L onto University Ave. Turn R. onto Lee St. Turn L onto Orange Ave. The site will be on the right.
From the North: Follow US-101 S and I-280 S to El Monte Rd in Los Altos Hills.Take exit 16 from I-280 S. See directions above.
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|Track||9:30 - 10:45||11:00 - 12:15||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||1:15 - 2:30||2:45 - 4:00||4:15 - 5:30|
|Academic||Arrant Art and Allegorical Annoyance - Ghislaine d’Auxerre||A Survey of Coronets through the Ages: Myths, Facts, and the Victorian Age – Cathyn Fitzgerald||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Meanings in Manuscripts – Hilarie the Puppeteer||Women in the Middle Ages - Katla loki Ulfsdottir||Loping through Equestrian Literature - Else Hunrvogt|
|Bardic||YOUR CLASS HERE||Bardic Basics with Yoshi - Hosokawa Yoshitatsu||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Tudor Poetry – Antonio Giordano||YOUR CLASS HERE||YOUR CLASS HERE|
|Cooking||Lunch is on the Way Gianetta del Bene||Eating with Period Asian Utensils - Rudaba al-Nahdiya||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Medieval Cheesemaking - Juana Isabella de Montoya y Ramirez||How to Drink All Day Without Falling Over! - Heidi von der Bergen||From Udder to Butter - Aleit Pietersdochter|
|Costuming||English Colors and Fabrics – Cilean Stirling||Women’s Clothing of the Germanic Migrations - Cynehild Eskalyas Thegnestre||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Veils and Caps - Head-Coverings for Women - Veils and Caps - Head-Coverings for Women||Hand sewn Lacing Holes - Magdalene van den Velde||YOUR CLASS HERE|
|Crafting||YOUR CLASS HERE||Repousee and Chasing – Karius Hutzelmann||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Making a Gourd Bottle - Saionji no Hana||Period Wire Rings - Katira al-Maghrebiyya||Intaglio Gem Carving – Francisco de Salamanca|
|Fiber||Detached Button Hole – Linnet Hatfield||Introduction to Goldwork - Sabrina de la Bere||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Sprang - Heidi von der Bergen||Pomegranate Design - Goldwork – Isela Di Bari||Climbing the Ladder - Ladder Stitch - Elizabeth de Belcaire|
|Heraldry||How to be Court Herald (Court Organization) - Ann||How to Submit Names - Edith||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Litany, Voice Support, and Flag Training - Ann||Group Theory and Good Design - Krysta||YOUR CLASS HERE|
|Potpourri||English Country Dance – Cynthia Fayrfax||Eating with Period Asian Utensils - Rudaba al-Nahdiya||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||English Country Dance – Cynthia Fayrfax||Intro to Flax Growing & Processing - Michiele l’encriere||Grow Your Own Color: Dye Plants in the Garden – Michiele l’encriere|
|Procedural||YOUR CLASS HERE||Feast Prep Logistics - Seraphina VanEldstrom||Lunch 12:15 - 1:15||Research and Documentation!!!! - Cynehild Eskalyas Thegnestre||Knife Skills for the Kitchen - Seraphina VanEldstrom||What’s Up With This Land? – KHTI members|