The Bardic Teahouse will be open from 12 to 4pm. Lalleshwari Sah will is the Bard in Charge. She will be offering an Indian dance class before the Teahouse opens. Come stop by and share a tale or performance! Refreshments and tea provided! 10:30-11:30 Basic Bhangra and South Indian Dance Lalleshwari Sah Come learn the dances of north and south India. There will be gentle movements and vigorous movements; join in when you wish.
10:30-12:00 Wooden shield construction 101 Sor Ustad `the Dreaded` Hasan al Hajjii, Come learn the basics of light weight wooden shield construction, including shield edging and durable canvas covering and finishing. Learn how to make a shield that will last you years.
12:00 to 1:00 Class Name: German Brick Stitch Embroidery Teacher: THL Edyth Miller Description: Come learn two counted-thread embroidery techniques from 14th and 15th Centuries. I'll have hands-on materials, so no excuses! (If you require special glasses or magnification to see small details, make sure you have them!)
1:00-2:00 Adventures in SCA Etiquette Baroness Allegra Ginevra Soave da Napoli An introduction to SCA etiquette, protocol, and an overview of what do to do when called up in court, proper forms of address and a field guide to coronets.
2:00-3:00 Trouble-Making Women in History and Legend Kateryn Draper Come hear tales of some of the most famous and infamous women who may or may not have existed in the Middle Ages and Renaissance.
3:00-4:00 Cryptographic Issues in History. (It's not Apple's fault!) Esmail Sharon Come listen to a meandering discussion of historical cryptography, stories, and issues prior to WWII — the time generally acknowledged that computers became electric.
12:00 to 1:00 Sand Casting in History Bloodstorm Wallace How to Sand Cast and even make your own Casting Frame will be demonstrated in this class. Sand Casting is a very late technique used by very few Craftsman during the SCA Period. Come learn more in this class taught by Bloodstorm Wallace.
1:00-2:00 Block Printing and Stenciling Melissa Di Constantino We will be learning technique, supplies and make our own stamps or/and stencils! Please Come prepared with the garment your working on and/or a design for your stencil or stamp. I will have scrap fabric if you just wanna try!
2:00-3:00 It's Not as Scary as You Think it is: Scribal Arts as a Service Aminah al yazici bint Ismail Think period pigments, materials, and techniques are scary? Always wanted to try your hand at Scribal Arts but are afraid? Come learn about picking up this art as a period inspired service rather than a strict recreation.
3:00-4:00 Fiadnata ó Gleann Àlainn Looms! Looms! Looms! — An Introduction to Weaving Learn about the vast array of loom types available, and get hands on time with a surprisingly large number of them. Come see *all* the looms