Embers & Ambrosia

***PRE-REG IS NOW OPEN!!! Pre-reg for this event will be open March 1st to April 15th. Please make sure to post-mark your pre-registration by April 15th so we receive it before the event. Print out pre-reg form here: Pre-registration-2017  instructions on where to mail it are on the form.

This year Embers and Ambrosia, along with Daffodil archery and Celtic Bardic, will be held on APRIL 28-30th, 2017, at the Swiss Sportsmen’s Club of Tacoma in Bonney Lake.

Address:
9205 198th Ave E
Bonney Lake, WA 98391

The Barony of Blatha an Oir is honored to announce that this event will have our most  honorable and gracious Majesties in attendance!

Site Fee:
Write checks out to “Barony of Blatha An Oir, SCA inc.”
Adults: $15
Adult SCA Member Discount: $5
Children 17 and under: Free with legal guardian (Please bring minor waivers!)
Sleeping tent fee: $10 per enclosed sleeping tent
RV: $15 dry, $20 with hook-up
Site amenities: Showers and flushing toilets, building with electricity and small kitchen. If you would like to use the kitchen please contact the event steward. You must clean up after yourself
Dogs are allowed on leashes as long as owners clean up after them.

 

EVENT TEAM:
Event Steward: HL Audny Refsdottir
Contact: erin_dolphin@hotmail.com, 253-306-5998 (Or Erin Severe on Facebook)

Deputy Steward: Maire Nic Shiobhan
Contact: Blackwood456@yahoo.com

Site Coordinator/Sponsor: Jeremy Simmons
Contact: message Event steward with site questions

Merchant-crat: HL Alizand Thorgeirsson
Contact: alizaunde@gmail.com

Merchant list:
The Norse Gypsy Forge (Drinking horns, jewelry, Medieval Miscellanea)
Burnt Village Wares (Norse Period Wares)
Waltz Art (Sterling silver chain Maille jewelry (for knights); felt wool dolls and animals; stones and minerals, fossils, wood.)
Sidhefire Arts and Tursi Arts (Pottery, jewelry items and scribal materials)
Autumn Creek (children’s toys in wood, fabric and leather )
DragonStorm (Hand Made knives swords and Leather with some costume bits)
Terralumina Daughters Apothecary and Fiber Arts (Herbs, Teas, Goat’s Milk Soap, resin incense, handspun yarns and fibers)
Silverthorne Crafts (Custom leatherwork)
Fancies (costumes, accessories, feastware, and more)
Redwolf (Hand-crafted jewelry for your SCA, ren faire, or con needs)

Thank you to all our noble vendors who have registered to attend! 

Classes/events:
Event will be Ithra qualified. Although no fighting activities for heavy/rapier are planned, classes and workshops designed to help fighters such as armor building/fighting theory classes, etc. will be announced soon.

Bardic Competition: Run by Lady Annik de Venoix
Each competitor must prepare three pieces to perform before an audience in the early evening of April 29th. Pieces should be in a period, or periodesque style. Filks are allowed as long as they are SCA appropriate.
Competitors should show proficiency in at least 3 out of 4 categories:

Music:
Instrumental
Vocal
Combined

Storytelling:
Original
Source

Writing:
Poem
Story
Song

Physical:
Acting
Juggling
Acrobatics
Puppets
Dance

Extra Points awarded for:

Combined music
Writing and performing original story or song.
Combining any 2 physical.
Performing in a period style (Champion’s discretion)
Documentation of pieces (Champion’s discretion)

All rules are subject to the current Bardic Champion’s discretion, particularly how many categories competitors need to be proficient in.

A&S Competition: Run by HL Audny Refsdottir
We currently have four hopefuls who have declared their intent to compete! Each individual will be presenting a single entry item, either an object or process with documentation before a panel of judges. Judges will be using the Kingdom judging sheets so as to help people become familiar with kingdom’s standards and to help them with future championships if they choose to compete at the Kingdom level. They will be presenting during the day on April 29th.

Daffodil Tournament:

Daffodil Tournament: HE Yusuf Ja’bar Timbuktuwwi and HL Phydeaux Weir
***Competition and novelty shoots will be posted soon. Check back!

There will be a thrown weapons range along with the archery range at this event.

More Questions?
Class list/schedule will be released closer to the event! There will be many classes and fun happenings. Join us on the event page on Facebook for questions and updates as well!