A Year in the Arts 2019-2022

Tir-y-Don’s A&S classes during Covid:

April 18, Japanese clothing

April 25 Roman Decoration for clothing

May 2 Documentation

May 16 Roman Jewelry

May 23 Roman UFO

May 30 6 Board chest

June 6 Hand tool wood working

June 13 MOL class

June 20 10-minute topics focused on chairs

June 27 Pennsic 50 Ideas for Baronial Beautification

July 4 Pool Party and Business meeting

July 11 UFO sewing

July 18 Pennsic etiquette and wish list

July 25 no class until after Labor Day

Sept 5 Show and Tell

Sept 12 Hurrication

Sept 19 A&S scheduling

Sept 26 Demo Prep

Oct 3 Demo Prep

Oct 10 Necklines

Oct 17 Overview of Florence Women’s Clothing

Oct. 24 Hats and scarves

Oct. 31 Hats and scarves or Halloween

Nov 7 Florentine fitting night

Nov 14 Roman Earings

Nov 21 Coptic Book Binding

Nov 28 Thanksgiving

Dec 5 Vocal Music overview

Dec 12 Cookie taste testing and German Travel log part I

Dec 19 Sweet tasting and German Travel Log part II Roman stuff

Jan 2 UFO

Jan 9 Raised embroidery

Jan 16 UFO

Jan 23 Stones and Jewelry

Jan 30 Feather Paint Brushes and beginning illumination

Feb 6 A&S scheduling

Feb. 13 Historical Significance of Bast Fibers Come learn how a weed changed warfare, how an annoying plant changed the ‘scale’ of fishing and why blonds and sexy underwire are related. The history and importance off Bast Fibers.

Feb. 20 10 Minute Topics in the Footsteps of the Masters (Da Vinci, Michelangelo and Botticelli) Find out something neat about one of the above Masters and share it with the group.

Feb 27 Beginning Heraldry by Tabitha. This class will cover device heraldry basics and how to get started on researching names. Handouts will be available with resources.

Mar. 5 Scribal/ Illumination

Shut down for Covid, A&S switched to a variety of online programs or formats

Mar. 12

Mar. 19 Recruitment and retention Roxburymills Case Study a recap

Mar. 26 Period and Healthy day board food (Pietro and Jessica)

Ap. 2

Ap. 9 10 minute topics jewelry

Ap. 16 Viking Age Clothing, how we know what we know

Ap.23 10 minute topics entertainment

Ap. 30 Scribal

May 7 SCA Atlantia, wiki and virtual opportunities

May 14 Viking Clothing

May 21 Rope

May 28 SCA websites, an unfortunate necessity

June 4 Seasonal Food Edwin

June 11 HEMA Lloyd

June 18 Wood core embroidered buttons – Mary

June 18 Live like an ordinary Egyptian

July 2

July 9

July 16 Boat School report by John

July 23 Baronial Business meeting          

July 30 Pennsic online University

Aug 6 Pennsic Online University

Aug. 13 10 minute Topics about Pennsic University

Aug. 20 Baronial Business meeting

Aug. 27 Fiore’s Sword in One Hand

Sept. 3 Norse Chain double link Style

Sept. 10 Thread Covered buttons

Sept. 17 Baronial Business meeting & Axe handles

Sept. 24 Watch party Viking coin purse

Oct. 1 History of seed containers

Oct. 8 Veil pins

Oct. 15 How to create a class for university

Oct. 22 Baronial Business meeting & watch party largess

Oct.29  Assar and Dante’ s levels of hell

Nov. 5 Blacksmithing small finds

Nov. 12 Basic Landskenck

Nov. 19 Basic Sauces and spice mixes watch party in Canada

Nov. 26 Thanksgiving

Dec. 3 Japanese Bookbinding

Dec. 10 Early Koreon Garb

Dec. 17 Baronial Business meeting

Dec. 24 No A&S because of Christmas Eve

Dec. 31 New Years Eve.


Jan 7 Book Review Day or what did you get for Christmas

Jan. 14 Goldhaub hats

Jan. 21 Baronial Business meeting

Jan. 28 Watch party

Feb. 4 Creating an Anglo-Saxon Forge

Feb. 11Cut and Layout of a shirt

Feb. 18 Baronial Business meeting and Sachets

Feb. 25 watch party

Mar. 4 Sewing the shirt

Mar. 11 Saints and silverware

Mar. 18 Baronial Business meeting

Mar. 25

Ap. 1 fabric buttons

Ap. 8 watch party principles of medieval cooking

Ap. 15 Baronial Business meeting

Ap. 22

Ap. 29 Spiffing up your online presentations

May 6

May 13 Bayeaux Tapestry Stitch

May 20 Baronial Business meeting and handsewn eyelets

May 27

June 3

June 10 Fiore Longsword

June 17 Baronial Business meeting & Magical beliefs for your Anglo-Saxon Persona

June 24

July 1

July 8

July 15 Baronial Business meeting


July 29

Aug 5

Aug. 12

Aug. 19 Raised Figural Embroidery Part 2

Aug. 26

Sept. 2 Planning meeting

Sept. 9 Baronial Business meeting & Anglo-Saxon Embroidery

Sept 16 Stumpwork Embroidery

Sept 23 Watch Party fun with head wraps

Sept. 26 Dye workshop indigo

Oct. 7 Irish literature

Oct. 14

Oct. 21 Baronial Business meeting

Oct. 24 Dye Workshop Mordants

Nov. 4

Nov. 11 So you forgot to get lunch, buy this at the grocery

Nov. 18 Baronial Business meeting

Nov. 25 Thanksgiving

Dec. 2 14th century clothing

Dec. 9 Everybody steals from everybody else in the cookbook world

Dec. 16 Baronial Business meeting & watch party walking tour of Amersfoort

Dec. 23


Jan. 6

Jan. 13 Baronial Business meeting

Jan. 20

Jan. 27

Feb. 3

Feb. 10

Feb. 17

Feb. 24

Mar. 3

Mar. 10

Mar. 17 St. Patrick’s Day

Mar. 24 Baronial Business meeting

Mar. 31

Apr. 7

Ap, 14

Ap. 21 Baronial Business meeting

Ap. 28 Baronial Business meeting bonus

May 5

May 12 Baronial Business meeting

May 19

May 26

June 2

June 9 Baronial Business meeting

June 16

June 23