Runs with Scissors / Plays with Fire – AGAIN!

Friday November 4 through Sunday November 6, 2022

Sons of Hermann Lodge 301 – 6785 FM 111, Deanville, TX

Link to Facebook Event Page

You should learn from the past – and we did! So much fun, we have to do it again. Come join the Shire of the Shadowlands for various shenanigans and classes, followed by a ball and sideboard feast in the evening.

Many classes in various arts related to scissors and/or fire. Topics so far include: applique/reverse applique, fabric stamping, inkle weaving, lucet, bobbin lace, plated braid stitch, beginning needle lace, black work embroidery, nalbinding, smocking (pleatwork embroidery), armscye construction, silk banner painting, hot stone cheesemaking, cooking, tool making, enameling, lampwork beads, crucible steel, stained glass framing and reinforcement, stained glass painting or construction, brewing, repose, pyrography, and pewter casting.

Event registration: $20; Member discount registration: $15; Minors (under 18) – free. Event registration includes the Saturday evening sideboard. Make checks payable to SCA Inc. / Shire of the Shadowlands.

Site: Opens at 5 PM Friday and closes at Noon Sunday. There are flush toilets and additional porta-cans available. There are no shower facilities on site. Service animals only. Alcohol in period containers is allowed. Lots of parking available across the road from site. Handicapped parking spots are available near the hall. There are no RV hookups. The hall is air-conditioned / heated. Camping is encouraged.

Schedule: Gate opens Friday at 5PM and closes at noon on Sunday. Classes and event schedule is being developed.

Event Steward: Herr Sieghart Müller

Class Coordinator: Mistress Kaitlyn McKenna

Feast Coordinator: HL Isabelot de Forens

Directions to Site: 7.5 miles SW of Caldwell, TX is the intersection of State Highway 21 W and Farm to Market 60 S. Turn from Highway 21 onto FM 60 S. Go 2.4 miles to FM 111 and turn right. Sons of Hermann Lodge 301 is on your left in 0.4 miles. Link to Google Maps.

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Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. They may also attend with a 21-year-old or older adult with a signed and notarized Minor Event Waiver Form from the parents.