The Ca’ d’Oro Salone has found hostesses in An Tir! I, Maestra Giata Magdalena Alberti, have partnered with Maestra Raffaella di Contino and a team of #AnTirItalianPersonae to kick off the Salone season at June Fair. For those who haven’t been to a Salone before here is a brief introduction: The Ca’ d’Oro Salone in … More Ca’ d’Oro Salone in An Tir!
Over the next several months I will be teaching classes on the concepts of equity and inclusion in their relation to living history re-enactment for medievalists in general and for the Society of Creative Anachronism (SCA) specifically. In our mission statement we declare that SCA is “devoted to the research and recreation of pre-17th-century skills, … More Equity, Inclusion, and Chivalric Virtues
My favorite games are bocce ball, gluckhaus, game of the goose, damas, mulino/ morris or merellus, primero, and “things”. Here is a repost of an article about some others, as published in the Aethelmarc Gazzette: Here are a few links for some great games I have played at events and hope to see return to popularity. … More Games for Re-enactment Events
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