Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [SCA Newcomers] Re: Role for Sage?

Expand Messages
  • Cailin Mac Kinnach
    Tom, here s the meetup page, and currently the best source of information for SCA goings on in the region surrounding el paso and las cruces.
    Message 1 of 20 , Oct 19, 2011
    • 0 Attachment
      Tom, here's the meetup page, and currently the best source of information
      for SCA goings on in the region surrounding el paso and las cruces.

      http://www.meetup.com/scaelpaso

      Please do come out to the Las Cruces Ren Faire and hang out! Information is
      on the meetup page.

      Cailin

      On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 2:48 AM, Tom Hickey <thickeymd@...> wrote:

      > **
      >
      >
      > Thanks Stefan! I will check out those links. I have a simple crossbow (no
      > pulleys etc.)
      > - Tom
      >
      > From: Stefan li Rous <stefanlirous@...>
      > To: SCA Newcomers list <scanewcomers@yahoogroups.com>
      > Cc: thickeymd@...
      > Sent: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 12:05 AM
      >
      > Subject: [SCA Newcomers] Re: Role for Sage?
      >
      >
      > Tom asked some questions as a newcomer.
      >
      > Tom since I get this list in digest form, I'm seeing all your
      > questions and the answers in one batch, so here are my replies:
      > <<< I make stuff. This is a Nine Men's Morris board I just finished.
      > I could teach people to play it.
      > Archery sounds good!>>>
      >
      > I run a large medieval/SCA website called Stefan's Florilegium, at
      > www.florilegium.org
      >
      > You might want to look at the ARCHERY section there. We shoot both
      > longbows and crossbows at various targets in various types of shoots.
      > No compound bows with all the pulleys and mechanical additions, though.
      >
      > Also archery is allowed in many armored combat scenerios, with special
      > "safe" arrows and bow wieght limits on the bows. Again, bow and
      > crossbow. See the ARCHERY section.
      >
      > Like big toys? See this file in the COMBAT section:siege-engines-msg
      > (98K) 1/10/08 Catapults, trebuchets. Period and modern.
      >
      > From the ENYRRTAINMENT section:
      > games-msg (113K) 7/18/04 Medieval board games and sports.
      >
      > In the CRAFTS section since you mention making stuff:
      > wood-msg (62K) 2/ 8/08 Different types of wood, period terms.
      > merch-woods-msg (5K) 5/25/02 Sources for period and exotic woods.
      > wood-bending-msg (20K) 1/ 6/11 Period and modern methods for
      > bending wood.
      > wood-finishes-msg (98K) 2/13/08 Period and SCA wood finishes. Stains.
      >
      > woodworking-msg (50K) 4/24/05 Woodworking tools and techniques. wood
      > finishes.
      > chip-carving-msg (5K) 11/29/99 Comments on chip carving, (wood
      > carving).
      >
      > <<< I have tried to carve my own spoon and it's not as easy as it
      > looks.>>>
      > wood-utensils-msg (18K) 3/29/08 Making and finishing wooden
      > utensils, mugs.
      > Working-Horn-art (62K) 7/19/08 "Working with Horn and Skeletal
      > Materials" by Lord Mikal Isernfocar (called Ironhawk).
      > Horn-Spoons-art (9K) 1/ 5/00 "Making Horn Spoons" by Mistress
      > Gunnora
      > Hallakarva.
      > Horn-Working-art (18K) 5/21/08 "Method for period horn work" by Kirk
      > Morrison.
      >
      > Dragos Pelikanos replied to Tom saying:
      > <<< In the modern Middle Ages, yes. Living in the modern world, but
      > trying
      > to maintain a sense of honor for myself and others. That's my
      > interpretation of it, at least.>>>
      >
      > See the PERSONA section and perhaps the following sections and files.
      > In the SCA-SOCIOLOGY section:
      > magic-moments-msg (50K) 7/ 1/08 "Magic moments" experienced in the
      > SCA.
      > SCA-The-Dream-msg (50K) 1/11/96 What the SCA means for different
      > people.
      >
      > I hope this gives you an idea of some of things you can do in the SCA,
      >
      > Stefan
      > --------
      > THLord Stefan li Rous Barony of Bryn Gwlad Kingdom of Ansteorra
      > Mark S. Harris Austin, Texas StefanliRous@...
      > http://www.linkedin.com/in/marksharris
      > **** See Stefan's Florilegium files at: http://www.florilegium.org ****
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >
      >
      >


      [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.