<<< i will be going to my first garb making meeting, but i would like to make connections, and kind of help my shire get a little better organized. >>>
Here are some additional files from the ones I mentioned in my last message, which might also be of interest.
In the TEXTILE-ARTS section:
sewing-msg (96K) 1/12/12 Sewing ideas and stitches.
sewing-tables-msg (7K) 3/30/00 Ideas and comments on sewing tables.
sewing-tools-msg (70K) 1/19/08 Medieval sewing tools, needles, thimbles.
sewng-machnes-msg (31K) 6/17/05 Comments on sewing machines for SCA use.
In the CLOTHING section:
How-2-Fnd-Fab-art (16K) 12/18/11 "How to find Great Historic type Fabric for
Garb cheaply, at Thrift Stores." by Lady Catherine Rose FitzEdmunds.
SCA-Upcycling-art (16K) 6/ 3/10 "SCA Upcycling: Costuming on a Budget"
by Lady Jeanne-Marie la Verriere.
<<< i am hoping to make connections that can kind of teach me about the sca organization in general>>>
Check the SCA-INC section for such files as:
SCA-Grp-Types-msg (20K) 7/ 3/11 Types of official local SCA groups. Shires,
Baronies, Palatine Baronies, Colleges, Ships, Cantons, dominions etc.
In the NEWCOMERS section:
Houses-Guilds-art (8K) 6/19/12 "On Households, Guilds etc in the SCA"
by Lord Ian the Green.
SCA-Awards-art (12K) 7/15/12 "AoA’s, Barons, and Laurels:
Who’s who in the
" by Lady Alison Wodehalle.
SCA-Feasts-art (16K) 3/10/12 "Orts It All About, Alfred? - (Attending your
first year or two of SCA Feasts)" by Lady Caterina della Pieri.
SCA-Housholds-art (10K) 8/31/09 "Introduction to SCA Households" by Maistor
Justinos Tekton called Justin.
<<< and ideas for fun shire parties that are family friendly. :D >>>
See the ENTERTAINMENT section.
games-msg (113K) 7/18/04 Medieval board games and sports.
games-cards-msg (70K) 2/27/08 Period card games and card decks.
games-SCA-msg (36K) 7/ 4/08 Games for SCA events.
Some of these should make good SCA games, if the stakes are changed a bit.
Brothel-Games-art (34K) 9/14/07 "Brothel Games" by Master Brusten de
Bearsul, OL, OP.
Some more active games:
Helga-Ball-msg (10K) 12/ 3/09 Helga ball is a Ladies Only game combining
aspects of soccer, rugby and wrestling.
Dog-Ball-msg (8K) 9/ 1/12 A sport played in standard SCA armor and
polearms, based on a game in the movie "Blood of Heroes".
wintr-sports-lnks (6K) 12/ 8/05 Links to info on medieval winter sports
by Dame Aoife Finn of Ynos Mon.
And some in the CHILDREN section specifically for children:
chd-actvites-msg (64K) 7/ 3/11 Children's activities for SCA events.
child-gam-msg (30K) 8/25/00 Period and SCA children's games.
Horsey-Toys-art (16K) 5/ 3/09 "Horsey Toys" by Lady Ryska Goodwyfe
I hope these are of interest.
THLord Stefan li Rous Barony of Bryn Gwlad Kingdom of Ansteorra
Mark S. Harris Austin, Texas StefanliRous@...
**** See Stefan's Florilegium files at: http://www.florilegium.org