This is a non-SCA event but it will hold particular interest to
persons on this list.
September 20, Noon to 4pm at The Pasadena Roving Archer's range in
ARCHERY CRAFT FAIR!
Basic arrow building, wod arrows in both modern style with glue on
nocks, tips and die cut feathers as well as primitive style arrows
with self nocks and tied fletching. For those deviants that use
them, aluminum arrows (and possibly carbon arrows) will also be
Demonstrations will be held on making bowstrings, both the beautiful
Flemish Twist string and the more pedestrian endless loop string.
Experience the atlatl! Try for yourself one of the world's oldest
weapons and hunting devices. The atlatl was one of the most widely
used hunting implements and is still used in many countries to this
day. Demonstration and instruction for the atlatl will be held by
one of the present day's top rated atlatlists.
Self Bow building information and demonstrations!
Flintknappers will be in attendance making beautiful stone points and
tools. Demonstrations of this ancient art will be held and if you
ask nice you may be able to give it a try and bust some rock yourself.
Bring your wallet or goods to buy, sell, or trade.
Yes, you're right. This is the same day as Caid Crown Tourney. If
you want to watch the new king be chosen, have a good day. For those
of us who aren't too concerned with royalty and their whims... we'll
be in Pasadena!
Directions to the range at www.socalarchery.com For questions
contact Ron Buehler at tradarcher1@...
Permission to cross-post this to other lists freely given, especially
the Caid List since I'm not a member of that can of worms, just don't
add anything that will get me in any more trouble than I'm already