As members of the SCA we choose to make things for a variety of reasons. At some stage everyone in the SCA has to make something, unless they have infinite cash to spend on buying clothes, feast gear, tents, etc. OR some very kind friends. This post looks at why people make things and how… Continue reading »
The Kingdom-wide survey of A&S opinions and activity showed that one of the areas we needed to improve was our Kingdom Competition format. It really isn’t working for most of the Kingdom. This can be seen by a simple comparison between the number of entries received at competitions and the dis-engagement around the process of… Continue reading »
The Excellent Mistress Anne, Lochac Hospitaller, has challenged the Kingdom to create memes to promote our game to non-SCAdians. These two caught my eye as being at the heart of why many artisans in Lochac find us and stick around. You can see these memes and others like them on the challenge event page.
The Barony of Southron Gaard is currently running a Baronial Variety Pentathlon Challenge, and you are invited to participate, or to follow along in admiration. From the challenge website: “Each entrant must complete five projects that each meet the requirements of at least one distinct category of the thirty available. The projects must be begun… Continue reading »
Baroness Ameline of Rowany has laid down a personal challenge, and invites the Kingdom to participate if they will: “I propose a challenge. In the style of the armored combatant Century Drill (100 blows for 100 days), I am undertaking an A&S Century Drill: 10(+) minutes for 100 days. Hopefully it will serve dual purposes… Continue reading »
With the recent announcement from the Crown that entry to May Crown Tournament will require both entrants to have participated in some form of A&S during the reign, we’ve taken the time to update the page on Documentation for A&S in Lochac. From the a section of a recent announcement by the Crown of Lochac:… Continue reading »