A&S 1: Activity List

A&S 1

19 activities:

Nalbinding 1: An Introduction to Flat Nalbinding

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Thursday 11:00 to 13:00

Basic nalbinding (single needle knitting used by the Norse, Anglo-Saxons and other cultures for making mittens and socks) stitches taught using the flat method (rather than around the thumb). Please bring a nalbinding needle or large blunt sewing needle if possible. A gold coin donation is...Read more

Performance Skills

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Thursday 16:00 to 17:00

How do you take a piece from successful execution in practice to a successful performance in front of an audience? Whether you're a singer or a storyteller, a dancer or an instrumentalist, some things are consistent across performance types. This class will discuss the skills of getting a piece...Read more

Steel Combat Social

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Thursday 20:00 to 22:00

A chance for fighters to gather and socialise in a less competitive environment. On both Thursday and Sunday Night the Marshal Tent will be open for lively discussions, or relaxed comradery.

 

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Weavers' Chat

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Friday 15:00 to 17:00

Do you like weaving? Come along and swap tips, show your work, and complaining about warping up with us. (Feel free to drop in at any point)Read more

The Market Wallet

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Sunday 10:00 to 11:00

An introduction to the market wallet, excellent for carrying a moderate amount of stuff hands free. It resembles a pair of saddle bags, worn over one shoulder. Read more

Five Staple Embroidery Stitches

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Sunday 12:00 to 13:00

The fabulous five base stitches for most times and periods, I.e. stem stitch, chain stitch, running stitch (including double running stitch), split stitch, and couching. This hands-on class will teach you how to do them with confidence.

Please bring your own embroidery hoop and needles if...Read more

Lucetting Made Easy

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Sunday 16:00 to 17:00

This class will help to make using your lucet easier with less tangles, frustrations or snapped threads.

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Steel Combat Social

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Sunday 20:00 to 22:00

A chance for fighters to gather and socialise in a less competitive environment. On both Thursday and Sunday Night the Marshal Tent will be open for lively discussions, or relaxed comradery.

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Bang for your buck: Impressive potlucks on a budget

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Monday 11:00 to 12:00

Potluck Feasts are intended to be a more simple, casual event as opposed to a labour intensive traditionally organised feast. But they can also be quite intimidating. Time, money and confidence can make them seem like quite the challenge. Let’s get the ideas flowing and look into some options on...Read more

Volunteering and You

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Monday 14:00 to 15:00

Suffering from Burnout or Helium-Hand? This is the class for you! Learn to volunteer without compromising your mental or physical health.

Gold coin donation requested to cover printing costs.

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