Blog: Msc

Back to Crafting

I’ve fallen seriously behind on keeping this website & blog updated. With what I think are some very good reasons though so I’ll forgive myself for that. For the past few months I’ve been working on the “Service” portion of the SCA experience more than the “A&S” stuff. First it was helping to Autocrat our...

Beeswax Food Wraps

I’ve been meaning to make some of these for a while, so I’ve finally jumped in and started the process. Other than the actual cloth itself, I’ve procured the supplies for the project. The only thing you really need is beeswax, but after doing a little research I found there were some recipies which promised...

Needle Felting

Needle Felting

Since I still haven’t figured out that it’s possible to have too many hobbies I decided to try out needle felting. I purchased a beginners kit from The Woolery (link) The kit comes with everything you need to get started (wool, needles, big block of foam) and instructions on how to do a couple of...

Coming soon: Lampworking!

Coming soon: Lampworking!

This past weekend we made the trek up to Ottawa to purchase a second-hand full lampworking kit from a friend-of-an-sca-friend and I am super excited about this! Along with tablet weaving, lampworking was one of the first A&S crafts I was attracted to when I first starting playing in the SCA. The barriers for entry...

Gallery of Fail

Gallery of Fail

why only show off the successful stuff? Everybody starts somewhere so here is a gallery of fails This is probably my favorite fail.. because it failed in OH SO MANY WAYS. First off the clay used for this was black. Technically it was an air dry clay but it claimed that you could fire it...

Vikings at the ROM

Vikings at the ROM

March 17th 2018 I made the trip up to the ROM in Toronto to see the Vikings Exhibit. I took a metric buttload of pictures.. and here they are! See the Full...