This handbook was written specifically for the new Kingdom of Lochac, by its first Kingdom Arts & Sciences Minister Lady Katerina da Brescia.  It is based on Lochac’s traditional Arts & Sciences ‘unwritten’ customs.  This handbook could not have been written without the help of many of Lochac’s prominent Peers ad past Principality Arts & Sciences Officers.  These people include but are not limited to:

Viscountess Ingereth Ryska

Mistress Aislinn de Valence

Master Toyve Woolmongre

Master Delbert von Strassburg

Viscontesse Lucrezia Lorenz

Mistress Rowan Perygryne

Master Giles de Laval

Mistress Bess Hadden of York for her help with information for the Guild Guidelines

Master Drake Morgan for his help with setting up theKingdom of Lochac Virtual Collegium



1. Hand Book Home
2. Acknowledgements
3. Introduction
4. Regalia & Heraldry
5. Requirements for Group Officers
6. Requirements of Kingdom Minister of Arts & Sciences
7. Applying for Kingdom Minster of Arts & Sciences Position
8. Choosing a Local Arts & Sciences Officers Successor
9. Who is Required to have an Arts & Sciences Officer?
10. Reporting: When and To Who?
11. Suspension / Removal of Officers
12. Kingdom Arts & Sciences Competitions
13. Miscellaneous Kingdom Level Competitions
14. Lochac Kingdom Arts & Sciences Championship
15. Lochac’s Guilds, Companies & Colleges
16. About Guilds and Guild Guidelines
17. Recommendations & Awards
18. Contacting arts & Sciences
19. Appendix 1:
Guild Guidelines for the Kingdom of Lochac
20. Appendix 2:
Local / Baronial A&S Officer Report Form
21. Appendix 3:
Kingdom A&S Competition Forms
22. Appendix 4:
Running & Judging Kingdom A&S Competitions