The East Goes East (Ethereal)

Hosted by Barony of Carolingia - Your City, MA

Event date: February 19th, 2022

Event Last Modified: February 17th, 2022

Event details

The Barony of Carolingia invites you to celebrate the Lunar New Year and the Year of the Tiger by learning something new!
We’re organizing a day of virtual classes centered on East and Southeast Asia in honor of Their Royal Highnesses, Prince Ryouko’jin and Princess Andrakshi.
In addition to classes, we’re offering an all day Salon for socializing, and a website with space for a virtual A&S display.  After learning new things and relaxing with friends, join us for an evening of collaborative poetry at the Renga Party!

Tentative schedule:
930am Event Opens
940am Welcome Words from the Baron and Baronessa of Carolingia
10am Salon opens
10am-1pm Classes
1-2pm Lunch / Salon remains open, bring your lunch!
2-6pm Classes
6.30-9pm Renga Party

We would love to see the art you’re creating, especially if it is inspired by an Asian culture!  To participate in the A&S Display, please send up to 3 images and a short write up of your project to THL Sugawara no Naeme at no later than 2/12. 

Would you like to help make this event possible? We welcome your assistance!  We need class moderators and hosts for the general room and salon.  Please fill in this google form by 2/15 to volunteer.  Thank you for being generous with your time!  If you have any questions, send an email to Lady Patience Faircloth at

To register for the event, please fill in this google form .  You will receive an email the day before the event with the zoom link. 

Class List
The Anatomy of Japanese Hanging Scrolls
Basic Japanese Poetics:  Tanka
Chigiri-e:  Collage and Illumination in Japanese Literature
East Asian Calligraphy - All Encompassed
Embroidery of 16c India
From Rikyu to Enshu:  the establishment of chanoyu and the tea aesthetic
Heian Maintenance
Indian Dance Intro
Introduction to Japanese Women’s Dress
Intro to Kalaripayattu
Intro to Women's Clothing of India
Japanese Dance Fan Handling
Japanese Ghosts and Monsters
Japanese Stab Binding
Kasane for the SCA:  Color in Court Clothing
Korean Garb:  101 and Q&A
Korean Names from the 13th and 14th Centuries
Learn to make Chinese Bao (buns)
Let's Make Onigiri
Making Tang Dynasty Hairpieces (and how to wear them)
Tang Dynasty Clothing
(Time) Capsule Wardrobe:  Costumes and Textiles from Mawangdui I
Xia:  Knight-errantry in China

Class schedule:

Site Opens: 9:30am
Site Closes: 9pm

Event Location

Your Home
Your Street
Your City, MA  02478
Google Map


This is a virtual/ethereal event.

Registration Fees

Event is free. 
To register for the event, please fill in this google form no later than February 17th.  You will receive an email the day before the event with the zoom link. 

Make Checks Payable to: No One

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Event Co-Autocrats
Lady Patience Faircloth


THL Sugawara no Naeme
mka Dawn Morningstar
9014139575, no calls before 9am or after 9pm, texts preferred

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