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Class Schedule for 2017

If you would like to teach a class, please contact the event steward to be added to the schedule. Additional classrooms are available, if needed.

2017 schedule of classes

Start Time

Classroom 1

Classroom 2

Classroom 3

Multi-Purpose Room

10:00 am Scribal Track: Gold Leafing   Silent Herald Track: Intro to Signing/Silent Heraldry Court/Field Herald Track: Rising Above the Crowd
11:00 am Scribal Track: Gold Leafing Continued      
Noon

Lunch and Field Herald Track: Herald's Pointe and Scribal Collegium Novice Tournament in Multi-Purpose Room

1:00 pm Scribal Track: Gold Leafing Scribal Track: Kufic calligraphy Onomastics (Name research)/Submissions Track:Early Period Names Field Herald Track: Herald's Pointe and Scribal Collegium Prize Tournament
2:00 pm Scribal Track: Gold Leafing Continued Junior Heralds and Scribes Sandbox Period Practice: Patterning Heraldic Clothing Group Herald Track: I am a new herald - HELP!
3:00 pm Scribal Track: Words Junior Heralds and Scribes Sandbox  

Heraldry Consultation table open to all from 10 am - 3:30 pm. Closed for Lunch Tavern.

Note: There is no Tea at this year's event. Instead, many are retiring to Brewery Becker in Brighton, MI following the event. (Brewery Becker Directions)


Class descriptions:


For Junior Heralds and Scribes


Junior Heralds and Scribes Sandbox

Presenter - The Honorable Lady Sæhildr barngóðr

Paint an Illuminated letter, Write your name in Arabic, Heraldic Twister, Fancy Writing (Calligraphy), Marginalia (Fun little drawings to decorate), Design a Shield, Mini Banner-making, Modern Heraldry


Heraldic Classes


Field Herald Track:  

Presenter - Buckler Herald Lady Chaya-Simcha bat Yonah


Silent Herald Track: Intro to Signing/Silent Heraldry

Presenter - Brother Beorn of Stormvale

This will be an ABC class with SCA signs given the most attention.


Field Herald Track: Herald's Pointe and Scribal Collegium Tournaments

Herald in Charge for Herald's Pointe Tournament - Buckler Herald The Honorable Lady Chaya-Simcha bat Yonah

Marshal in Charge for Rapier - His Lordship Lucien Featherstone

Marshal in Charge for Armor - Sir Osric Eisenwulf

Real rapier and heavy tournaments featuring field heralds! Those who have completed the field heraldry classes will demonstrate their skills in these two single-elimination style tournaments. See Herald's Pointe and Scribal Collegium Tournaments page for more information.


Court/Field Herald Track: Rising Above the Crowd

Presenters - Ghurban Arslan

This class will teach not only projection, but also pitch and tone control to break through the ambient noise during a tourney or court


Onomastics (Name research)/Submissions Track:Early Period Names

Presenter - Dame Ursula Georges

Looking for a Roman, Old English, or Norse name? Want to help people create early period personas? We'll talk about research sources, grammar for names, and the SCA submissions process.


Period Practice: Patterning Heraldic Clothing

Presenter - Lady Áine Ó Connall

Heraldry was widely used on clothing to identify a noble individual and their dependents, or to show the association between a region, regiment, or city and their representatives. Come see pictures of historical garments, a few examples from the Current Middle Ages, and learn basic techniques to create your own heraldic designs on cloaks, surcoats, tabards, etc. Some presented techniques make use of modern materials or technologies (variable size copy machines! plastic stencil materials! ) some were or plausibly could have been used in period


Group Herald Track: I am a new herald - HELP!

Presenter - Fenris Herald Lord Áindle ÓDiarmada

Welcome to the College of Heralds! An introduction to the duties, responsibilities and resources for the new Group Herald.


Scribal and Illumination Classes


Scribal Arts: Gold Leafing

Presenter - Mistress Jervisa Wainwright

A hands-on class learning the art of gilding scrolls, from making the adhesive solution to laying on and burnishing the gold leaf. Class size - 6 people.


Scribal Arts: Words

Presenter - Lady Aliyah bat Asriel

Be it known that all scrolls do not begin with, "Be it known..." Come work on some alternatives.


Scribal Arts: Kufic calligraphy

Presenter- The Honorable Lady Iosobail inghean Uilliam mhic Leoid

Learn Basic eastern Kufic calligraphy.


Herald's Pointe and Scribal Collegium Pages










Event Steward - Lord Áindle ÓDiarmada email: web@WealdLake.org

Event Staff for 2017

Lunch Tavern Stewards - Lady Aliyah bat Asriel and The Honorable Lady Sæhildr Barngóðr

Herald in Charge for Herald's Pointe Tournament - Buckler Herald The Honorable Lady Chaya-Simcha bat Yonah

Marshal in Charge for Rapier - Warder Lucien Featherstone

Marshal in Charge for Armor - Sir Osric Eisenwulf

Herald's Consulting table -

Registration/Gate/Troll - The Honorable Lady Petra VonEisenburg Auf Odra

Youth Coordinator - The Honorable Lady Sæhildr Barngóðr