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Event Details
Fallish Fiber Frolic Event date: October 6th, 2012
Hosted by Canton of Brokenbridge - Brooklyn, NY
Event Last Modified: September 29th, 2012
 
Event details
Come one, come all! 
For a fun filled day of classes, food and good company.
Broken Bridge is proud to host our annual Fiber Frolic.
There will be classes in various fiber related arts as well as other arts and sciences. 

There will be raffles for all kinds of goodies, so plan to be generous if you can.
Proceeds of the raffle will go to the cantonial funds to keep events like this possible.
Check out our Facebook page for a sneak preview of the items to be raffled off.
https://www.facebook.com/events/256822484420436/


This event will feature an A&S display.  Everyone is most welcome and highly encouraged to bring your recent projects, works in progress, or any other handiwork for display. 
Additionally, Master Alexandre Lerot d'Avigne and Master Philip White will have class time to help those who may not be sure how best to display their work:  "We're looking to help people have more fun and be better prepared for A&S competitions and displays.  We want you to get the most out of your experience and help you to most effectively educate others about just what the heck you're doing.  We're looking for a chance to expound our theories, get on our soapboxes ...  err, we're from the Laurelate and we're here to help!"
Volunteers will get specific feedback on their display and documentation. 

The Classes are here!  (subject to change/update)
There will be 3 tracks going on.

11am Improving Display & Documentation
Calligraphy
Basics of Leather Tooling

12pm Improving Display & Documentation cont.
Basic Tablet Weaving
Chainmail Basics and Instruction

1pm Beginning Embroidery
Warp-weighted Loom
Stonecarving Demonstration & Instruction

2pm Techniques & Materials - Period Embroidery
Types of Weave Patterns
Stonecarving cont.

3pm Honrado Consejo de la Mesta
Evolution of the Loom
Stonecarving cont.

4pm Worsted to Woolen – It’s a Spectrum!
Very Basic Naalbinding
Stonecarving cont.

At the end of the day we will have a short Provincial Court

Site Opens: 10:00am
Site Closes: 6:00pm
 
Event Location
Community Room on 2nd Floor
140 Cadman Plaza West
Brooklyn, NY  11201

Directions:
Directions:
By Car from the east:  BQE towards the Verranzon (278 W) to exit 28 (Cadman Plaza.  At bottom of ramp turn left onto Hicks, which becomes Old Fulton St.  At 2nd light * bear right onto Cadman Plaza West.  Site is large apartemnt building on the right.
From the south:  BQEE (278E) towards Manhattan.  Stay in right lane.  ** exit at 28A (Cadman Pl) Follow ramp (Hicks St - large wall on your left.) At stop sign, turn right onto Old Fulton.  At light, Old Fulton becomes Cadman Pl W.  Bear right onto Cadman.
From Manhattan:  Take Brooklyn Bridge.  Take LEFT fork of the first (right hand) exit,marked 278/BQE/Cadman Pl.  Continue straight onto Middagh St.  Site is large building on your right.  To reach front of building, go 2 blocks to Hicks, right on Hicks.  At dead-end, right again (still Hicks) and go to Old Fulton St.  Follow from *
Parking:  Street parking

Public Transit:  'A train' to High St.  Be sure to take stairs marked Cadman Plaza WEST.  Site is downhill, across Middagh, on left.  'B25' bus stops near Middagh St.  For 'F', IRT/Lex line, and 'R', consult the autocrat or MTA info.

 
Event Fees
Site : There is no site fee, the event is free. 
However you must be pre-registered to attend due to site restriction.
Pre-registration must be in by 10/2/2012

We do ask that you bring an item for potluck dayboard to feed 4-5 people.  Please contact our dayboard coordinator Lady Lillie Red Towers (see contact info below) with an idea of what you may be bringing. 

Make Checks Payable to: No Site fee

 
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Lady Lada Monguligin
aka Yevgeniya Pechenaya
ladie_lada at yahoo dot com
917-544-5212 until 11pm

Send Reservations to:
Devra Langsam
627 E 8th St
Bklyn NY 11218

or email:

devra at aol dot com

send your mundane name, SCA name, SCA membership # and expiration date

Other Contact Information:
Those interested in teaching please contact our class coordinator:
Lord Ibrahim al-Rashid
mka Matthew Pius
mpiusmd at gmail dot com

Dayboard co-ordinator:
Lady Lillie Red Towers
augsept11 at aol dot com

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