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Event Details
Hrim Schola Event date: March 17th, 2018
Hosted by Barony of Dragonship Haven - Middlefield, CT
Event Last Modified: February 19th, 2018
Event details
The hills may be covered in frost, but we invite you to a cozy schola dedicated to the Fiber Arts.

Hrim Schola

The Barony of Dragonship Haven and the Barony Beyond the Mountain will host Hrim Schola
March 17, 2018
Middlefield Federated Church
402 Main Street
Middlefield, CT 06455

Here is the preliminary listing of classes.  Updates will be forthcoming.  Check back!

Aelfgifa of the Hazel Thicket - Raised Plait stitch from Sutton Hoo Stitch.  Is both structural and decorative.

Aelfgifa of the Hazel Thicket - Tablet weaving -doing it Wrong.  Are you scared of tablet weaving because you are afraid you will make mistakes?

Angharad verch Rees – Period knitting.  pictures of extant pieces of knitting from the 11th century to the end of the SCA period.  We will discuss what you can make for your persona's time period and location

Angharad verch Rees - Cover Your Legs.  Learn the structure of period knit stockings and see pictures of examples

Elaine Howys of Morningthrope – Goldwork.  Learn to work with Metal thread to create the beautiful gold braids seen on Elizabethan Coifs and Jackets.  Class will cover basics on Metal wrapped thread.  The different thicknesses and wrap width, and their uses.  How do to the Elizabethan plaited braid stitch (standard) and the Elizabethan Ladder braid Stitch.  And the all important trick to keeping you thread from unraveling.

Emengar la Fileresse – Sprang.  A class for experienced sprangers.  Learn to make holes and diagonals.

Emengar la Fileresse - Hare net.  Net a rabbit trap!

Mariot Carllein - Hidden Treasures.  Study museum pictures of extant embroideries almost never seen.

Morwenna O Hurlihie- Drafting and Distaff.  Taking fiber and turning it into yarn is a wonderful skill.

Morwenna O Hurlihie - Untangling Twist.  A generic troubleshooting, babbling about yarn session

Nest verch Tangwistel - Bobbin lace.  Introduction to bbbin lace.

Sisuile Butler-Posements.

Sunnifa Heinriksdottor-Beginning sprang

Sybill Teller-- Lucet cords.  Square cording and others.

Sarra Sweetchick and Sisuile Butler - Block Printing/Carving

Celbach Dhonn - Basic Felting.  Has not yet confirmed can attend.

Rosina von Schaffhausen – Beginning Finger Loop Braiding

Rosina von Schaffhausen – Advanced Finger Loop Braiding

Otter - Raising Angora Rabbits.  Starring Opal and Sunstone, two lovely Angora Rabbits.  Learn their care, combing, and spinning.

Anastasia da Monte – Goldwork.  Couching.  The shiniest of embroidery techniques!

Anastasia da Monte – Goldwork:  Cutwork and Chipwork.  Expand your goldwork beyond couching!

Tasha Medvedeva – Hand sewing.

Tasha Medvedeva - Advanced Hand Sewing.  In-depth on period construction stitches.

Albreda Aylese – How to warp your floor or 4-shaft table loom.  Followed by all-day weaving in the entry.

Albreda Aylese – Brocading on a floor loom.
Site Opens: 10:00 am
Site Closes: 6:00 pm
Event Location
Middlefield Federated Church
402 Main Street
Middlefield, CT  06455
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Take your best Rout to I-91.  Take exit 20.  Turn left onto Middle St (0.1 mile, turn left onto Country Club Rd (1.1 mile), turn right onto Higby Rd (1.2 mile), continue onto Jackson Hill Rd (2.1 mile), turn left onto CT-157 N, church will be on the right.

Registration Fees
Registration: Registration:  Adults:  $20
With SCA Member Discount:  $15
Youth (17 and under):  $1
Family cap:  $28

Feast: Feast:  No feast this time!  We are planning on having a pretty good running dayboard, though, so bring your feast gear!

Make Checks Payable to: Barony of Dragonship Haven, SCA Inc.

Contact Information
Event Steward:
David Helmers

Class Coordinator:
Mästarinna Ana Ilevna, OL
Janet D'Agostino-Neill
860-223-6843 (No calls after 10:00 pm, please)

Send Reservations to:
David Helmers
45 S 1st St
Meriden, CT 06451

Other Contact Information:
No animals are allowed on site except Service Animals as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (guide dogs, signal dogs, or other animals individually trained to provide assistance to an individual with a disability).

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