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Weekly Announcements for BFS - February 3rd, 2019

posted Feb 4, 2020, 7:21 PM by Forgotten Sea

From the Arts and Sciences Minister


If you would be interested in attending a class on any of the following subjects, please email artsandsciences@bfs-kc.org:


     Basic Roman Garb (Clothing)


     Making Lucet Cord (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucet)


     Beginning Narrow Weaving (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inkle_weaving)


 If there are art or science subjects related to the Middle Ages that you would like to learn more about or teach, please let me know. Most of the Baronial classes take place during fighter practice and at the same venue, but other times and places are possible.   


Ylva jarlkonna 


Barony of Forgotten Sea Arts and Sciences Minister


 

New Baronial A&S Champion Needed


My time as Baronial A&S Champion ended when TE Soren and Rowen stepped down, and as such, TE Kendall and Alianora find themselves in need of a new champion.


To that end, we will hold a Baronial A&S competition in late April or early May, either at Unslung Heroes or weekly fighter practice. We'll nail down the date as we get closer, but we wanted to make sure everyone had plenty of time to work on their entry.


The theme for this competition is to "make something for your persona." Have you ever heard the expression "the cobbler's children go barefoot"? I know way too many artisans who put off their personal projects to work on things for others. So I'm gonna make you all be selfish for a while. Do you need some new garb? A brooch? New knife? Some cheese? Write up a 3x5 notecard (although more is preferred) including when and where it would be from and enter it! (And you better not give it away afterwards. Except maybe the cheese.)


 Thanks,

Finán mac Crimthainn



Roll of Arms Project

 

The Baronial Roll of Arms project worknight is this Thursday, February 6, from 6:30 pm-8 pm at Corinth Library. 8100 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS 66208. Contact Mistress Dorcas at herald@bfs-kc.com for more information.  


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    Upcoming Activities:

  • Monday, February 3rd- 6:30-8:30 PM - BFS Archery Practice 
  • Wednesday, February 5th - 6:00-9 PM - BFS Fighter Practice,  Irene B French Community Center, 5701 Merriam Dr, Shawnee Mission, KS-
  • The BFS Roll of Arms Project work-night is Thursday, February 6th, at the Corinth Branch of the Johnson County Library, 8100 Mission Rd, Prairie Village, KS 66208.

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    Upcoming Events:    

  •         Feb 8th, Queen's Prize Tournament, Shire of Crystal Mines  (Carthage, MO)  
  •         Feb 22nd, Chieftains, Barony of Three Rivers  (St. Louis, MO)
  •         Feb 29th, Winter War Maneuvers, Barony of Mag Mor  (Lincoln, NE)


    To add news or announcements - please send items to webminister@bfs-kc.org. Thanks! 

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