Arrows with Friends

This weekend, the Shire of the Inner Sea  hosted a class on arrow making, and since I’ve been a bit …. hard …. on my arrows this past year, my quiver needed filling.  The combination of learning something new AND an excuse to go hang out with friends in God’s country was just too good to…

Archery #1

As I’ve been hanging out with SCAdians, I’ve been enjoying archery more and more.  It is a fun hobby that nearly anyone can do for a whole lifetime and does not require a big initial investment to get a basic (modern) recurve bow and starter gear.  And, since the Baronial archers have been a very…

Quiver 1.0

This canvas quiver is inspired by the English arrow bags (found in the Mary Rose wreckage and seen in period paintings) with a nod to modern nylon quivers.  It’s a design that is not particularly authentic for any given period, but it is something I imagine an archer from a port town might have thrown together…