Kingdom Arts and Science Festival - 2018
March 3, 2018
Barony of Stierbach
Principles for the Development of a Complete Mind: Study the Science of Art. Study the Art of Science.
Develop Your Senses--Especially Learn How to See. Realize that Everything Connects to Everything Else.
-- Leonardo da Vinci
Arts & Sciences Activities: Open Display is available and each person will have 3' x 3' table display. Please contact the Autocrat to sign up space. This enables us to plan for enough table space. Walk-in space is available, but maybe limited. Mistress Cairistiona de Coueran, garadh56 AT gmail.com. If you would like to participate in any of these Competitions, you must contact the Coordinator of each activity ahead of time.
The Atlantian Order of the Laurel would like to invite entrants to their annual Adult Persona Pentathlon, and Youth Persona Triathlon, to be held at the 2018 Kingdom Arts and Science Festival. The Persona Pentathlon is a competition where each entrant submits five items that a single persona would have owned or used. There are seven categories and 3 of your five items must be from 3 different categories. The categories are listed online at http://moas.atlantia.sca.org/forms.htm . The Youth Triathlon requires 3 items from a single time period and culture. Advance registration for the Pentathlon and Triathlon is encouraged but not required. Pentathlon & Triathlon Coordinator: Mastarinna Ragnveig Snorradottir.
The Atlantian Arts & Sciences Champion: Web site: http://moas.atlantia.sca.org. This is a spectacular opportunity for you to showcase your art and earn accolades for your kingdom! The winner will be selected for excellence in any static Art or Science recognized from our time period. The tenure for the position is one year. Lady Marion le Red, kmoas AT atlantia.sca.org.
InterBaronial Champions Competition: Coordinator: Master James of Middle Aston; Middleaston AT yahoo.com.
Baron and Baroness Challenge: "Plaster" dates back to the Egyptians. The challenge for each Barony is to create a sculpture plaster of their Barony's name (device, mascot, etc.) Size limited to 18" X 18" X 10" and it is to be used as a display at events to show Baronial Pride.
Hats of the Renaissances: Come wear your best hat, you're favorite, fancy, or everyday hat at the KA&S Festival. You can model as many as you like. Contact Herrin Genefe Wolfelin at mpruitt085 AT gmail.com. You must provide advance information on each hat entered.
Royal Brewer: Lady Isabele Henry: royalbrewer AT Atlantia.sca.org. http://brewers.atlantia.sca.org. Roya l Baker: Lady Syele Rose von Dampach: royalbaker AT atlantia.sca.org.
Laurel Triathlon: Open to all Laurels, sponsored by Lady Francesca di Corso. Email Lady Francesca: zoogirl AT hotmail.com.
Duke Gyrth Oldcastle Memorial Poetry Smackdown: please contact Mistress Ceridwen ferch Owain: theceridwen AT gmail.com.
Cost: Adult, Event Registration: $17.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Adult, Member Discount: $12.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Youth (6-17): $5.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (0-5): $0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Inc., Barony of Stierbach
Cost Notes: Family Cap of $36.00
Site: The Marshall Building Center, 8800 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553. Site opens 9am, closes 6pm.
Site Restrictions: No Pets. No Alcohol (except for judging)
Feast Information: Coffee/tea will be available throughout the day. At 2 pm High Tea will be available. Assorted pasties/scones/cookies and more will be available. You can take time out from the Festival, catch up with a friend and enjoy a sweet break.
Merchanting Information: Space Available for Merchants. Contact Autocrat.
Other Information: Working on scheduling entertainment to take place during the day.
Keep checking back for more updates!
Autocrat's Information: Mistress Cairistiona de Couran (Laurie Clarkston), 503 Ronnie Court, Spotsylvania, VA 22551, Phone: (540) 846-5357, E-mail: garadh56 AT gmail.com
Reservations: Stephen Grimm (Scott Webb), 16132 Crusade Court, Haymarket, VA 20169, Phone: (703) 508-7246, E-mail: grimm AT grimmsfield.com
Take your best route to I-95, heading towards Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Take exit 126 (Massaponax south) or exit 126B (north). Go south on Route 1 for four miles. Turn right onto Massaponax Church Road (WaWa on the left, Massaponax Baptist Church on the right at light). Follow Massaponax Church Road to the stop sign. Turn right, onto Court House Road (Route 208). Go half a mile and turn left into the Marshall Building. Go behind the building to the Entrance to drop off displays. Overflow parking available across the street at the Middle school.