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Saturday NO CLASS CHANGES

Saturday, 3/18/17 –  Class Announcements

> No class changes reported.

> All artisans please pick up your items from Artisan’s Row areas BY NOON:
dyed items from Textiles Wet, Sundials, glass beads, etc. over in the yellow and white striped tent.

> Gulf Wars Journeyman Display is at Artisan’s Row – Yellow and White striped tent until noon.

> Show us your class lists BY NOON for the Gulf Wars Scholars – at Class/Artisans Row info point. We have over 75 scholars so far this war!

> Remember there are still classes today!

  • At 1 and 3 pm – European Dancing outside Bede hall
  • 1 – 5 pm Closing the Smith in Early Period Life
  • 10 – 11 pm tonight Exploring the Heavens Artisan’s Row area/the Fort

 

ALL Friday Class Changes

Friday 3/17/2017

DATE CHANGE:
1-3 PM Lamb Pasties (AM Cooking) WAS 3-5 PM Thursday, NOW 1-3 PM FRIDAY

ADDITIONS:
11AM – 12PM What to Consider in Choosing Arms and Name (AR Botanicals) by Tborg Vesardottir

2-3 PM Daragason/Sedang/The Hawthorn Tree – repeat of Monday class (Bede Dance Tent)

2-4 PM Tiny Limp Bound Book (AR Leather) by Jorhildr Hrafrikelsdottir

2-4 PM Turkish Mendel/Handkerchiefs for Love Messages. (AM Cla  Tent) by Xenia  (Limit 10, Ages 14+, Fee: $3)

3-4 PM  Intermediate Blackwork (AR Textiles B) by Baroness Giuliana del Chiaro

3-4 PM Pigments from Dyepots (AR Textiles Wet) by Mistress Willoc  mac Muirdaig

CANCELLATIONS:
3-4 PM  Beginning Gold Work Embroidery (AR Textiles B) by Mistress Milesenda de Bourges

LIMIT/FEE CHANGE:
12 PM -1 PM  Beginning Italian Hem Stitch (AR Textiles B) Lady Alisandre de la Chapelle   (6 hands-on; observers welcome. $5 fee for kit. Some handouts available for observers.)

ALL Thursday Class Changes – GW 26

Thursday 3/16/17

DATE CHANGE:

10 AM-12 PM – Basic Murini and Advanced Stringer WAS WEDNESDAY
(AR Glass) by Beatrix Alfray 
10 AM-12 PM – Beginning Lampwork Beads IS NOW ON THURSDAY (same time)
(AR Glass) (now by) Baroness Hannah

ADDITIONS:

12-1 PM Eyes Through the Ages (AM Class Tent) by Alianora McKay
Covers makeup on period Persian eyes, Hindu eyes and more.

1-2 PM Baltic Wire Weaving (AR Metals) by Serafina Alamanni

3-4 PM The Medieval Tournament as a Spectator Sport (AR Botanical) by Yvainne de Casetel d’Aignon

3-4 PM Pigments from Dyepots (AR Textiles Wet) by Mistress Willoc  mac Muirdaig

CANCELLATIONS:

1-3 PM Papermaking Throughout History (AR Textiles Wet B) by THL Symonne de la Fontaine

2-3 PM Flying Chariots and Dragon Kings: the Chess of Medieval Japan (AR Wood) HL Niccolo Bartolazzi

CLASS DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS/INSTRUCTOR CHANGES:

10AM-12PM Punto in Aria Needlelace Part 2 (EPL Foundry B)  IS ACTUALLY PART 3

11 AM-12 PM & 12-1 PM  Basic Runes – Elder Futhark (AR Lecture)
by Ealhwine ðes Greata (NOT with Dr. Best)

2:45 -5PM  Loom = So I Bought a Loom, Now What? (EPL Foundry)  by Mistress Tegan verch Dwgan
Beginner’s class on styles of weaving for “Inkle” loom. Learn terminology, make string heddles, and weave on loom. Bring loom, shuttle, & scissors/snips plus 2 colors crochet cotton thread or choose from box.

ALL Class Changes for Wednesday

Wednesday 3/15/2017

INSTRUCTOR CHANGE/UNCANCELLED:
10-11 AM Introduction to Chip Carving (AR Wood)   Devin Breighallach

Wednesday/Thursday 3/15/17 & 3/16/17

320px-Lampwork2DATE CHANGE: [Yes, we are SURE it is correct this time.]
10 AM-12 PM – Basic Murini and Advanced Stringer IS NOW WEDNESDAY (same time)
(AR GLASS) by Beatrix Alfray  

10 AM-12 PM – Beginning Lampwork Beads IS NOW ON THURSDAY (same time)
(AR GLASS) (now by) Baroness Hannah

Be a A&S Journeyman at Gulf Wars

wooden bucketsMONDAY 10 – 11AM Journeyman Interest Meeting (AR-Lecture)
Do you wish you could spend all week in one of the GW Class areas (Al-Mahala, Performing Arts, Artisan’s Row etc.), auditing classes, stirring pots, working the bellows, working on your own research? Attend this meeting to learn more. Bring your schedule for the war.

ALL MONDAY CLASS CHANGES – Additions ONLY

ADDITIONS:

9-10 AM Bees and Pollination (AR Botanical) by Master Frederick Alton (Ages 18+)

11 AM – 1 PM Card Weaving 3/1 Twill Hallstatt (AR Lecture)
by Queen Bridget Lucia MacKenzie
Intermediate level class – bring an empty card weaving loom, shuttle, 2 balls each of a dark and a light thread (crochet cotton size 3 or 10 recommended) and 13 cards for speed warping.
(Ages 16+, LIMIT 10, Fee: $5 for handout of instructions and pattern)

 

ADDED: Sunday Bardic Circle in Artisan’s Row

ADDED – Sunday  3/12

10 PM – Midnight  Bardic Circle  by Belle de la Tour, All ages
Come join us by the fire and enjoy a night of song and tale. Be ye listener or performer, be welcome!

 

 

NEW CLASSES in AR Ren Salon/Ren Class

200px-Ambox_emblem_plus_svgADDED Wednesday 3/16

  • 1-2 PM Persona Class (AR Ren Class/Botanical)
  • 2-3 PM Smocking 101 – 5 part class (AR – Ren class/Botanical) by Genevieve McDonald
  • 4-6 PM Bardic (AR Ca’ D’Oro Ren Salon)

ADDED Thursday 3/17

  • 9-10 AM Smocking 101– 5 part class (AR – Ren class/Botanical) by Genevieve McDonald
  • 2-3 PM A Brief, But Exciting History of Medieval Sculpture (AR Ren Class/ Botanical)  by Lady Ekaterina Schveikin

ADDED Friday 3/18

  • 9-10 AM Smocking 101– 5 part class (AR – Ren class/Botanical by Genevieve McDonald
  • 11-12 PM Persona Class (AR Ren Class/Botanicals)

 

3-14 Monday – Other Class Changes

200px-Ambox_emblem_plus_svgADDITION:
1-3 Foreign Lands Games (AR Ren Class/Botanical) by Yves de Fontanier

TITLE/DESCRIPTION CHANGE:
1-2 PM Overview of Leavening Agents CHANGED to an INFORMAL DISCUSSION of Leavening Agents (AR Culinary) by HL Aislinge MacCuithien

Cancelled_crossCANCELLED:
1-5pm Mold-Making Demo (Artisan’s Row) by Capt. Elijah Cameron of Black Isle

CLASS CHANGE BACK! Making a Lucet Cord – back to Friday 3-4pm

woolfilesFriday, 3/20/15

DATE & TIME CHANGED BACK to booklet:

3-4PM Making a Lucet Cord for your Lacings NOW FRIDAY AGAIN
in AR Textiles A (new instructor)