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Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Archery guild: What?

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  • John R. Edgerton
    You are now on the list. Thank you. Jon ... You are now on the list. Thank you. Jon The Greys wrote: Sir Jon, If you do not have a
    Message 1 of 34 , Jun 1, 2013
      You are now on the list.

      Thank you.

      Jon

      The Greys <cogworks@...> wrote:

       

      Sir Jon,
      If you do not have a representative from Atlantia, put me down.

      Christophe of Grey
      Former Atlantia DEM archery

      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, John Edgerton <sirjon1@...> wrote:
      >
      >
      >
      > I think that forming a specific group to work on setting up a guild is an
      > excellent idea. Representatives from each kingdom is a reasonable way to start.
      > However, (There is always a "However".) how are they to be chosen? Do they just
      > volunteer or do they need a recommendation from their kingdom? If a
      > recommendation is needed, would it be from the kingdom archery officer, from the
      > Crown or from the seneschal, etc.
      >
      > When a group is formed I think they should make their own email group for
      > discussion of the guild and report the status of their effort back to this list
      > on a regular basis.
      >
      > Jon
      >
      > ________________________________
      > From: Pat <pat_auten@...>
      > To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Fri, May 31, 2013 9:07:19 AM
      > Subject: [SCA-Archery] Re: Archery guild: What?
      >
      >
      > I don't disagree with the idea, I just don't want it to turn into something that
      > excludes a lot of archers that are not able to go that far for whatever personal
      > reasons. There is no problem with encouraging period/historic authenticity, but
      > please remember those that aren't striving to be at that level yet. I am also
      > fully aware that not every archer will participate in a guild, no matter how
      > encompassing it may be.
      >
      > I haven't looked at all the Kingdom By-Laws, but of those that I have found
      > references to guilds they fall under the Kingdom A&S Minister (I think it was 9
      > out of 11). If a society-wide guild is desirable (and I'm not against that),
      > perhaps at this point a committee with representatives from all Kingdoms would
      > be a good start towards developing a Charter. Would the Crowns of all supporting
      > Kingdoms be signing off on it? Too many contributors at this point of
      > development could be detrimental, and will certainly keep it in discussion and
      > not execution.
      >
      > Moire
      >
      > --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, Frank Schalles <francisschalles@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Archers!
      > >
      > > The proposed guild is a vehicle to foster the promotion and construction of
      > > period shoots and equipment. In the past year I have
      > > personally build a flat bow from a red oak board, and my own period arrows.
      > > I wish I had had a guild to assist me in this. Now that
      > > I have some small amount of knowledge to share, it would be nice to have a
      > > guild as a forum to share it with as many archers as possible, thus
      > > lessening their time to be able to build and participate in period Royal
      > > Rounds.
      > >
      > > We can flog this discussion to death and not accomplish anything. Please,
      > > let us go forward with the existing proposal, get guild formed, and deal
      > > with issues afterwards. Action is required, not words. For those who
      > > disagree, noted. Let's just do it.
      > >
      > > Francois,
      > > Ansteorra
      > >
      > >
      > > On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 1:31 AM, Bai-Or <baiorofred@> wrote:
      > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > The entire reason the guild was brought up, and the reason many of the
      > > > other side discussions were created, was to generate interest in period
      > > > archery and provide an incentive for people to start shooting period.
      > > > Afterward, we realized we could also provide a company of knowledgeable
      > > > archers to teach period techniques, educate on the history of archery, and
      > > > encourage others to shoot period, each of which should be rewarded. A
      > > > guild of craftsmen and archers steeped in history and there to help the
      > > > society learn and grow through period archery. I genuinely want to
      > > > maintain that original vision.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --
      > > > Eógan
      > > > Archery Captain, Shire of MynyddSeren
      > > > http://rangersofmynyddseren.wix.com/archery
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > >
      >

    • John R. Edgerton
      Thank you. You are on the list. Jon
      Message 34 of 34 , Jun 1, 2013
        Thank you. You are on the list.

        Jon

        "Ld.blackmoon" <ld.blackmoon@...> wrote:

         

        greetings
         
         if you are still in need of help in ansteorra, i am available : )
         
        Be Safe , Be Happy, Have Fun .
        Arthur
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