Minister of Arts & Sciences

Minister of Arts and Sciences

Lady Arsinoe Dragonette is our Minister of Arts & Sciences. She has served our Barony for many years producing the finest textiles in the land. A dedicated artist, advocate and friend to all, she will gladly support any and all artistic shenanigans!

The East Kingdom Seneschal office provides the following resources.

Posts by the Minister of Arts & Sciences

100 Minutes War: By- the-Book Tournament

Posted by on Nov 6, 2019 in Fencing, MoAS | 0 comments

A Historical Martial Arts opportunity InformationRun by: Don Lorenzo Gorla Date: 11/23Site Opens: 9:00 AMLocation: Camp Sacajewea884 White Lake RoadSparta, NJ 07848 This is an opportunity for practitioners of historical arms to display their knowledge, enthusiasm, and training in their particular field of study. Combatants will be given an opportunity to briefly discuss their study, display any written works or items crafted that have aided in their study (arms, armor, short papers, etc.), and finally have a practical opportunity to display...

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St. Eligius: Art of Combat Challenge

Posted by on Nov 6, 2019 in Fencing, MoAS, Uncategorized | 0 comments

A Historical Martial Arts opportunity InformationRun by: Don Cristoffel d’Allaines-le-Comte Contact: 123956@members.eastkingdom.orgDate: 11/16Start Time: 2:30 PmLocation: Immanuel Lutheran Church164 Hanover StreetMeriden, CT 06451 Choose your favorite period Master’s combat style. Bring documentation and/or a description of the Master and play you choose to use. Describe the action and perform it for your team of judges. It is recommended that you have descriptive props such as handouts or other ways to help explain your actions. The...

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Effective communication of A&S feedback

Posted by on Nov 6, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

Recently, the kingdom’s MoAS office has debuted a class called Consent in A&S: giving and receiving feedback. At the moment, they’re are still working on piloting that class a bit more before making the notes from it publicly accessible online. However, they wanted to take a question that came up at one of those classes and discuss it everyone, as they think it provides a good example of what the class is trying to help with.EXAMPLE*Novice Artisan*: Asks a more experienced artisan if they should do X, Y, Z project for an...

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A&S Class: River Wars

Posted by on Oct 15, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

The EK MoAS office will be offering a class at River Wars in Iron Bog on October 19th.Consent in A&S: Giving and Taking Helpful FeedbackTime: 3:00-4:00, Location: A&S PavilionDescription:In an ideal Society, artisans create work for the joy that it brings them, and Laurels give feedback to fulfill the mission of their peerage to help encourage and teach others. However, if feedback is not given or received properly, hurt feelings can (and do!) occur. Artisans can be discouraged from pursuing their ideas, with Laurels being branded as...

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Call for A&S Research Articles

Posted by on Oct 2, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

This is a reminder that the EK Gazette is actively looking for articles to publish on A&S research topics. Have you just finished some fascinating original research? Can you tell us about a day in the life of your persona? Do you have a fabulous method of producing something in a medieval style? The East Kingdom is rich in artisans and scientists, and the East Kingdom Gazette provides a platform for their written work to be shared by publishing Arts & Sciences Research Papers! If you wish to see topics covered by past papers, you can...

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Teaching in the SCA

Posted by on Oct 2, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

Recently, the East Kingdoms’ MoAS learned that several individuals were being told that one must have an A&S award to teach; that only laurels could teach; or that only individuals under the supervision of a laurel could teach. This announcement is to reaffirm, to everyone, that this is *absolutely* not true. Anyone can and is welcome to teach if they so desire. It’s a service to spread knowledge of the Arts & Sciences in our community and to help others grow and learn. If you wish to teach but are not comfortable doing...

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Southern Region Scribal Work Day

Posted by on Sep 3, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

Following the success of similar work days up north, it’s been decided that there will be a Southern Region work day, with the goal of completing backlog scrolls (and/or scroll blanks) for the Kingdom.Additional details here:https://www.facebook.com/events/209728983277389/?ti=icl If you cannot come to the work day but would be interested in wordsmithing ahead of the event, please let the Bhakail MOAS know (arts@bhakail.eastkingdom.org).This is not a workshop, there will not be any formal teaching – but scribes of all skill levels...

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A&S Photographer at Pennsic

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

Hello there, Eastern artists!Want to get better images of your work for your documentation or your blog? If you’re headed to Pennsic next month, John Peynter will be offering to photograph A&S projects. He has provided this service before, and the images are amazing, some of which can be found on his website. He has 3 sessions listed through Pennsic University: Saturday 8/3 (noon-3pm in A&S 15)Sunday 8/4 (9am-noon in the Great Hall)Thursday 8/8 (9am-noon in the Great Hall) Letting him know you’re interested is key; this...

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A&S Shadow Judging Opportunities

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

Thanks to the competition coordinator for the “Keepers of the Central Flame” (Sept. 21) we are happy to announce an opportunity for those who wish to shadow judge at an A&S competition. Since “Keepers of the Central Flame” will be using the rubric typically used for EK Crown’s A&S Champions, Mistress Zipporah bas Yosef has given permission for the MOAS office to organize shadow judging at the event, so interested individuals can learn more about how the rubric works and about how to judge effectively. If...

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A&S War Point Champions

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019 in MoAS | 0 comments

Their Majesties, Fortune and Ozurr, would like to announce their champions for the Arts & Sciences War Point at Pennsic 48 (2019). THL Ástríðr Musi (Queen’s A&S Champion)Hlaefdige Aethelflied BrewbaneLady Amalie von HohenseeBaroness Anna Dokeianina SyrakousinaViscount Antonii RainbringerTHL Cathain ReiterTHL Gnaea CeleraMistress Leonete D’AngelyLord Malys MacGregorLady Maerhild at AnstigeTHL Mariette de BretagneTHL Emelote of Calais (Ealdomere) Please note that champions were chosen based on their application, and based on...

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