Oerthan Arts and Sciences Championship: AS LI
Oerthan Arts and Sciences Champion
Lord Camshron mac Gille Finnan
- Studio Art: Illumination
Fall Captaincy (Winter's Gate) 9/3/2016
- Domestic Arts and Sciences: Syrups
Samhain (Eskalya) 10/22/2016
- Textile: Small Item of Clothing
Yule (Selviergard) 12/3/2016
- Performing Arts: A Story of a Hero, Saint, or God
Winter Coronet (Principality) 1/21/2017
- Research Paper: Open Topic
March Madness (Eskalya) 3/?/2017
- Technological: Bone, Antler, or Wooden Combs
Spring Captaincy (Winter's Gate) 5/?/2017
The judging sheet is available here.
- The Scriptorium: http://www.medievalscript.com/2011/05/15/making-you-own-illuminations-pa...
- A Fine Hand: Beginners' Scribal Workbox (with additional links!): http://www.scatoday.net/node/5067
- Manuscript Illumination: http://web.ceu.hu/medstud/manual/MMM/frame18.html
- An Anonymous Andalusian Cookbook of the 13th Century:http://www.daviddfriedman.com/Medieval/Cookbooks/Andalusian/andalusian10...
- Medieval Cookery: http://www.3owls.org/sca/cook/oxymel.htm
- Non Alcoholic Beverages of the Middle Ages: http://mbhp.forgottensea.org/noalcohol.html
- Cariadoc's Miscellany (Drinks): http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/cariadoc/drinks.html
- Larsdatter's Linkspages (see under undergarments): http://www.larsdatter.com/sitemap.htm
- Medieval Underwear (House Greydragon): http://www.greydragon.org/library/underwear1.html
- Mentioning Unmentionables: Medieval underwear: http://www.scatoday.net/node/2439
- Coifs (Virtue's Ventures): http://www.virtue.to/articles/coif.html
- Hoods (Virtue's Ventures): http://www.virtue.to/articles/hoodlum.html
Stories of Saints, Gods, and Heros
- Bullfinch's Mythology (The Age of Fable): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3327
- Bullfinch's Mythology (The Age of Chivalry): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/4926
- Bullfinch's Mythology (Legends of Charlemagne): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/4927
- The Sacred Text Archive: http://www.sacred-texts.com
- Godschecker: http://www.godchecker.com
- Storytelling in Medieval Wales: http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.514.1441&rep=re...
- Cariadoc's Miscellany: Period Sources for Story Telling:http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/cariadoc/period_sources_for_story_telling.html
- On Medieval Storytelling. The Story of Melchizedek in Certain Slavonic Texts (Palaea Historica and the Apocryphal Cycle of Abraham): http://cejsh.icm.edu.pl/cejsh/element/bwmeta1.element.hdl_11089_10099
- The Prose Edda: http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/pre/
How to Write a Research Paper
- Writing a Research Paper: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/owlprint/658/
- How to Write a Research Paper: http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~bioslabs/tools/report/reportform.html
- How to Write a Research Paper: http://faculty.georgetown.edu/kingch/How_to_Write_a_Research_Paper.htm
- How to Make a Composite Antler Comb: https://halldorviking.wordpress.com/2014/04/04/how-to-make-a-composite-a...
- How to Make a Viking Age Wooden Comb: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Viking-Age-wooden-comb/
- Bone Craft, Bone Comb: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8rlma4fqcI
- Combs and comb making in the Viking Age and Middle Ages: http://the-vikings.wdfiles.com/local--files/archeological-reports/Combs%...
- Good Documentation from the Kingdom of Drachenwald: http://www.drachenwald.sca.org/node/52
- Larsdatter's EZ-Doc online form: http://www.larsdatter.com/ezdoc/index.html
Additional Contest Information
- Individuals who wish to enter an item but will not be able to make the event, may mail items to Claire Knudsen-Latta/ 917 W. 75th Ave, Apt. 2/ Anchorage, AK 99518. Please email Mistress Cynehild at firstname.lastname@example.org to let her know items are coming. Items will be returned by mail with judging sheets within one week of the event.
- Contestants for the championship must enter at least four of the categories.
- Contestants may enter only one item per event (no double dipping).
- Incomplete projects may be entered, so long as the part of the project being judged is complete. For example, if you want to enter a scroll in the calligraphy contest but the illumination isn’t complete, you may enter it so long as the calligraphy is complete.
- At least minimal documentation is required. Minimal documentation will be considered one 3x5 card and one primary source. More documentation is suggested.
- Research papers should be between 1,500 and 2,500 words, or four to six pages, double spaced. Papers should be submitted by email one week before the event, to allow judges sufficient time to review the paper.
- If there are three or more entrants in a competition, the winner is the entry with the highest score. If there are fewer than three entries, the winner is the entry with the highest score over 66% of the available points. If there is only one entry, the entry will be judged, but there will be no competition – however, the points will count towards the Championship
- Whoever racks up the most total points wins!
- Please send any questions or concerns to email@example.com.