Our tentative schedule: Special thanks to Domina Lucretia and Countess Gwen 🙂
Thanks to the Ca’ d’Oro Renaissance Salon community it only took three years and we are now our own area at Gulf Wars! 58 days to go!! So, we have a new location!!! The Ca’ d’Oro Salon is now its own standalone area of Gulf Wars. We will host late period (1350-1600) activities and also … More Gulf Wars XXVI – Ca’ d’Oro Salon
SCA 50 year is upon us! What started out as a backyard party in 1966 has grown into an international organization with over 30,000 members, and perhaps that many more non-member participants. In celebration of the 50 years of living history, the Society for Creative Anachronism will be hosting a 50 Year Celebration in Danville, … More Giata is teaching at 50 Year!
An Italian Elevation: Research and Implementation Giata Magdalena Alberti Kingdom of Gleann Abhann A.S. L Io, Giata Magdalena Alberti, questo giorno impegno fedeltà alla corona di Gleann Abhann e prometto di fornire il mio armi in tempo di guerra, la mia arte in tempo di pace, e il mio servizio nel momento del bisogno. … More Italian Laurel Elevation of Giata Magdalena Alberti
Heather Dale is coming to New Orleans for a house concert on June 4 at 7:00 PM! I am proud to be the host for her NOLA visit. The band has activated their donations link! Submit your donation to reserve a spot ahead of time here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2558733 To secure your seat you can contact me … More Heather Dale New Orleans Concert
Notice the use of Fabritio Caroso’s “Nobilita di Dame” (1600) in his Dialog Between a Disciple and His Master, on the Conduct Required of Gentlemen and Ladies at a Ball and Elsewhere. … More Manners from Nobilita di Dame (1600)
It’s almost time!! 21 more days. Are you ready? Less than one month away… and I am *so* looking forward to all the activities our little Ca’ d’Oro Salon has planned: Especially the period mid-day feast the community is putting together complete with cormary, saor, pasta, sorta, and comfits: So without further adieu … More Gulf Wars XXV Schedules
My dear friend and fellow reenactor, known to some as Herr Nicolas, portrays a Burgundian (of all things!). We both love persona development and want to attend some event activities “in persona”. The following is what I have found so far during my recon research into how our respective personae would have thought of each … More German-Italian Relations During the Renaissance
I’m excited to post the preliminary schedules for the Ca’ d’Oro Salon and the Salon Class Tent! The Ca’ d’Oro Salon will remain in our period pavilion and be a space dedicated to late period atmosphere, demos, refreshments, entertainment, discussion, and debate. In addition to that, and in departure from last year, we will have … More Gulf Wars XXV – Ca’ d’Oro Salon
So, I really love the hot and humid summers of southeastern Louisiana. Really, I do. I would much rather deal with the heat than the cold of the far north. However, at outdoor events, I hate sweating through three layers of garb and literally being soaked all day. I came across this painting from the … More 15th Century Roman Garb?!?