[Darkwood-SCA] Caer Darth A&S 3/17 - location change!
kathrynmt at sbcglobal.net
Wed Mar 17 06:30:03 PST 2004
I may make it up...it depends on when the repair man is done here with
the washing machine today!
Aka Anne of MDR
From: Hendy Lund [mailto:naadhira at naadhira.net]
Sent: Thursday, March 11, 2004 3:27 PM
To: caerdarth at caerdarth.org; darkwood-sca at armory.com
Subject: [Darkwood-SCA] Caer Darth A&S 3/17 - location change!
This month's A&S - a Gothic Gown Workshop - will be held at a different
location than our usual A&S nights.
Here's the blurb from the Drum:
>The "Gothic Gown" - Naadirah will share design and fit information for
>"gothic gown" aka kirtle aka cotehardie aka "fitted dress that doesn't
>need a corset or bra to hold you up". Dresses of this type were common
>throughout much of Europe from the 13th through the 15th centuries.
>show you how to create a custom pattern for a bodice that can then be
>to create several types of gowns from this era. She'll also show you
>to alter your existing gowns for a closer-to-period look and fit. And
>she'll attempt to convert you to the "no princess seams" school of
>Bring your dresses, your designs/pictures, and your sketches.... let's
The address is 9710 Live Oak Avenue in Ben Lomond.
Directions - make your way to Hwy 17. Exit at Mt. Hermon Road and head
Stay on Mt. Hermon Road until it dead-ends into Graham Hill Road - turn
Turn right at the next signal onto Hwy 9.
Turn right at the 3rd signal (apprx. 3 miles down Hwy 9) onto Glen
Note: There are TWO Glen Arbors, both with signals - turn at
Turn at the second left onto Live Oak - this is a HARD left.
We're the 4th house on the right side.
Please RSVP so I know who's coming.
And fair warning - we have dogs and cats, so take your allergy medicine
you need it.
We hold no great secret except this:
We know that all endeavor is art
when rendered with conviction.
- Charles de Lint
naadhira at naadhira.net
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