Midsummer Newcomers Faire


Hosted in-person by Device of Wealdsmere

The Barony of Wealdsmere (Spokane, Spokane County, WA)

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Arnora Grimsdottir
Date: August 10 , 2024
Site opens at: 10:00 AM on August 10th 2024
Site closes at: 7:00 PM

Event site:
Camp Caro Lodge
698 S Sargent Rd Spokane Valley, WA 99212

Join us for a fun day of games, tournaments and classes all geared to newcomers to the SCA!

We will also have a “Garb & Gear Swap Meet” where you can find new stuff or good homes for your old stuff!

There will also be a feast! – more to come on that.

This event will feature a “Meet & Greet” with the new candidates for Coronets of Wealdsmere! Come on out and meet the candidates and hear of their vision for the future of Wealdsmere!

Enjoy all the pageantry of a baronial court!

This event is totally FREE and is a great way to meet the people of our Barony in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.

More details as we near the event date!

Well behaved and non-aggressive pets are allowed and must be on a leash (with a human at the other end) at all times. Please pick up after your pets.

This event includes the following activities and/or services:
Has Classes
Has an Heraldic consultation table
Offers Youth & Family activities
Has Heavy Fighting activities
Has Arts & Sciences activities
Allows pets (check for details)
Offers a feast or meal

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Classes Offered

Kite Painting Class

Instructor: Arnora Grimsdottir

One hour

Class Limit: 20

Fee for supplies: $3.00

This class is for all ages and children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.

Join us and paint your own kite! We will be discussing the rich history of kites, how to fly them and painting your own small fabric kites that can be easily flown in a light breeze. 

We will be using fabric paints and markers so wear painting clothes! The design of your kite is up to you but if you would like a specific design such as your badge or device please bring a black and white line drawing to use as a template. The template should be a diamond shape 15”x19”

You will receive a fabric diamond kite and frame, a tail and a string reel to fly it with.

Waxed Cup Covers

Instructor: Arnora Grimsdottir

One hour


In this class we will be making cup covers using pure beeswax and fabric. Each person will come away from the class with a waxed goblet cover of their very own! 

Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult, we will be working with hot wax and flammable materials.

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