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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

Gytha Oggsdottir recognized for her service

From the Æthelmearc Gazette: “Their Majesties Gareth and Juliana called before them Her Ladyship Gytha Oggsdottir.  They spoke highly of her long service to Their Kingdom, serving as Silent Herald and assisting those in the fencing field, in all things making the dream of the Society more real and more accessible for many.” “Having so heard … Continue reading Gytha Oggsdottir recognized for her service

January redaction pies.

Basic Meat Pie

January Redaction Challenge The new year brought a new redaction challenge, with far less guidance from previous versions: the basic medieval meat pie. Starting with a general background (download the challenge here), participants created their own versions. As a result, we had dishes with goat, beef, chicken, and venison grace the sampling table. We offered … Continue reading Basic Meat Pie