A&S Photographer at Pennsic

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 will allow him to have the best tools and props on hand to photograph your art. You can do this by filling out a quick Google form. The photographer grants the artisans he works with a perpetual, nonexclusive, noncommercial...

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A&S Shadow Judging Opportunities

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 you are interested in being a shadow judge for this event, please e-mail moas@eastkingdom.org, and we will coordinate with with Mistress Zipporah to arrange things. Please note: Anyone at any level of expertise may shadow...

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A&S War Point Champions

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 the overall needs of the team, after an open call was put out for artisans to volunteer. The war point will take place on Thursday, August 8th, from 9:30-4:30 in the Great Hall. This is a judged competition, using a rubric...

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Pennsic A&S Class highlights

Pennsic is just around the corner, and the MoAS office will be running the following classes through Pennsic University to help support artists at various stages of their A&S projects. Sponsored by: East Kingdom MoAS Staff Additonal Classes of Interest: For the full Pennsic class schedule, please visit the following link: http://thing.pennsicuniversity.org/calendars

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May 2019 Business Meeting

Meeting minutes for 16 May 2019 Seneschal – Shire Wars has been cancelled for this year and Coronation will takes its place, to be held on 4 Oct, in one of the westernmost shires, possibly Harrisburg. The 5 Shires will share cost and manpower. – Wiki Potluck will be held on 16 June at Suellen’s house in Hopewell NJ. — Ray passed around images for baronial award badges. They were voted on and approved by all present. -Bhakal Commons will be held on 23 June at Ridley Park. This will be the last court of Baron Rowen Cloteworthy. – Gold Key session will take place on Sun, from 10-1 at the Churchville Nature Center. – Suggestions for Demo sites yielded Doylestown, Buckingham Township, Bucks County Community College, National Nite...

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