Scribal Schola in the Shire

Hosted by Shire of Caer Adamant - Wilmington, DE

Event date: April 28th, 2018

Event Last Modified: April 22nd, 2018

Event details

Join the Shire of Caer Adamant as we host day of all things scribal. 

The site opens at 10:00 a.m., with classes beginning at 11:00.  Dayboard will be served from noon until 1:30 when classes will resume.  Classes will end at 4:30.  Site closes at 5:30.

Mistress Eva Woderose is our coordinator of classes.  Please contact her at if you are interested in sharing your talents with eager students. 

Updates on class offerings:  Portraits; From Scribe to Binder:  History, Process, and Roundtable; Heraldry for Scribes 101:  Translating Words to Pictures; Using and Adapting Medieval Legal Documents for SCA Scroll Texts; Mongolian Letters; 30-Minute Gothic; Batard (hands-on); Theoretical Calligraphy; Painting Gemstones; Color Theory for Scribes; Fine Lines & White Work; Beginner Supplies; Scroll from Assignment to Completion; Quill Cutting 101; Giving and Receiving Critiques; One-on-One Feedback.  And for the newcomers:  SCA for the Beginner; Dressing the Part in the SCA; SCA Events; and How to Watch Heavy Weapons Fighting for the Non-FIghter. 

Dayboard will include Vegetable Soup; Lombardy Rice (vegetarian and non-); pork handpies; mushroom and Ember Day tartlets; pickles and olives; and fresh fruits and vegetables. 

For those joining us from distant points, there are couch surfing/crash space accommodations in Caer Adamant and surrounding environs.  Contact Thorson (just Thorson) at to offer or request space.

Although pre-registration is not required, please email our Gate Coordinator, Amarie, ( if you plan to attend.  A general headcount will help our layout and kitchen crews.

Site Opens: 10:00 a.m.
Site Closes: 5:30 p.m.

Event Location

First Unitarian Church of Wilmington (DE)
703 Halstead Road
Wilmington, DE  19803
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Registration Fees

Note:  all costs include dayboard.
Adult non-member cost:  $20.00
Adult member discounted cost:  $15.00
Youth 6 - 17:  $7.00
Children under the age of 5 are free.

No feast.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA, Inc.  - Shire of Caer Adamant

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Linda O.  Brizendine/Hedewigis Ockenfussin, tel.  302.239.9787 (landline),

Send Reservations to:

Linda O.  Brizendine
1604 Old Wilmington Road
Hockessin, DE 19707-9231