Category Archives: arts & sciences

Myrkies Win Kingdom Arts & Sciences Championships

Robert of Ferness was named champion at yesterday’s event, where he entered the competition with his “10th-Century Embroidered Turnshoes and Bone Ice Skates” project. He succeeds the former champion, Hrólfr á Fjárfelli, also a Myrkie. Hrólfr served as a judge at the championship as well. Our own Simon á Fjárfelli took the youth title, succeeding … Continue reading Myrkies Win Kingdom Arts & Sciences Championships

Beginning Brocade using a warp weighted TW loom.

A hands-on beginners class on brocading by Hrόlfr á Fjárfelli ; a tablet weaving technique to create narrow woven bands with intricate patterns. We’ll setup a loom, go over the basic concepts of tablet weaving with the focus on brocading and learn to weave a basic Viking Age pattern on a warp-weighted tablet weaving loom. … Continue reading Beginning Brocade using a warp weighted TW loom.

Scribal Workshop – intro to shading, and painting techniques.

This Sunday the 25th from 2-5PM: Scribal Workshop by Cori from the Rhydderich Hael. No fee, no limit. Very much looking forward to another afternoon playing with paints! From Cori: Painting techniques: You’ve just started scribal work and your scroll doesn’t look like the manuscript. One reason may be how you’re handling your paint. This … Continue reading Scribal Workshop – intro to shading, and painting techniques.