Holly & Ivy Revel


Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Sophia Bruno
Date: February 16 , 2008
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on February 16th 2008
Site closes at: 12:00 AM

Event site:
Gardiner Community Center
980 Old Gardiner Road Sequim, WA 98382

CORRECTED AUTOCRAT INFORMATION: Lady Sonja du Bois & The Widow Corder
Autocrat contact email: gro.nnaeniodmiurd@yvidnaylloh

Greetings to all fair and gentle folk, lords and ladies!

The Shire of Druim Doineann's annual Holly & Ivy Revel is Saturday, February 16!

Enter your project in our A & S Championship to be judged for the Shire of Druim Doineann A & S Champion!

Additional Contests with prizes for:

* Best donation to Gold Key
* Most ambitious project-in-process
* Best garb of the day
* Bardic contest (Kingdom Bardic Champion will be attending–don't be shy!)

Prizes and awards given during the feast! For more information on entering any contest or submitting your project please contact the Shire A&S Minister. Letters of intent for A&S Championship may be submitted by email or hand delivered to the A&S Minister at the site no later than 10 a.m. on the day of the event

Come learn new skills or deepen your knowledge through our classes!

Pending class schedule (subject to change; please check our Holly & Ivy Revel web page for updated information: http://www.druimdoineann.org/holly.html )

  • Archery with Master Andras Truemark   

1)  Tuning your equipment for maximum scoring
2)  Proper form for optimum performance
3)  Speed shooting and higher scores
[Note: no archery at the site, these are classroom only sessions]

  • Pysanky (decorated Ukrainian eggs) with Lord Roland Ducat & Lady Missa Heinrich
  • History and construction of the Bayeaux Tapestry with Lady Sonja and Master James the Obscure
  • Italian Blackwork embroidery with HL Kassandra
  • Storytelling with Master James the Obscure
  • Cloaks for warmth and style with Richard Stephens
  • Adapting modern sewing patterns for period garb construction with Richard Stephens
  • Round pavilion construction with The Widow Corder
  • Pasties–the original period pocket food with The Widow Corder
  • Seals and sealing wax with The Widow Corder
  • Fighter Classes with Althon Liesse

1)  War tactics
2)  Differences between Medieval and SCA fighting
3)  Basic knowledge for new fighters
[bring your armor and weapons for additional instruction and tips]

Do you have a talent or skill you would like to share? It's not too late to sign up to teach a class! Please contact the Autocrat! gro.nnaeniodmiurd@yvidnaylloh 

Travel to our beautiful wee Shire and partake of our delicious feast!
The Shire will be providing the "beast", the rest is potluck. Modern last names beginning A through L please bring fruit, nuts, snacks or desert, modern last names beginning M through Z please bring salad, bread, or vegetable.

Above all, come and enjoy the warmth and companionship afforded by our hospitable Shirelings. See you soon!

Site fee: $10.00 for SCA members, non-members please add $3.00 non-member fee.
Buffet lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.–your donation for the lunch buffet is greatly appreciated.
Thank you for your patronage and beneficient support of The Shire of Druim Doineann!

Street address: 980 Old Gardiner Rd (off Highway 101)
Gardiner is between Sequim and Port Townsend

CORRECTED AUTOCRAT INFORMATION: Lady Sonja du Bois & The Widow Corder

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