Guiding sign to the event by Lann
Entry wall with cartoon tapistry of the Poisoning of the Squire Quire and Viking shield.
Event Steward Sorcha inghen Chon Mhara
Cartoon tapistry of the would-be champion asleep int the eric.
Cartoon tapistry of Reappearing Mundane towel in Sorcha's period camp!
Bayeau Tapistry look-alike of our Danelaw wedding by Beatrice
A Danelaw table setting: We learned that the glass drinking glass was never set down full of drink. Only a small amount was poured in it and then completely drunk either as a Toast or to quench the thirst.
Bride's table setting.
We had deer meat!
Small Bird and bacon stew (quail)
Tables almost decorated
Gwen prepairing onions.
Octavia Galliard preparing meat
Simon Aaron of Windermere cooking the trout
Caellach Colquhoun stirring food.
Koi cracking Hazel Nuts
Gregor and Simon checking the fish.
Sorcha received wet towel from Rosalina to hand to dry in her very perod camp
A modern towel appears to hang out to dry. Cartoon Tapistries by Lann
"I told her no mundane towels!"
"Oh NOOOO! It has appeared there it is again! ROSEA-LINDA!!" But it was first-time camper with Sorcha, Isabelle who was the culprit! Poor Rosalinda got blamed!
The Squire Quire sing in harmony around the campfire
Sorcha fills mug with water as we are out of wine.
Sorcha offers Squire Quire the water.
"OH, that tastes TERRIBLE ! Where is the wine! I've been poisoned."
Yngvar Ottosson shares drink with the King."Good Luck to you in tomorrow's Champion games.", he says. Yngvarr gets "overly relaxed".
Yngvarr had too many drinks with the king and all and doesn't want to be in the morning.
Yngvarr decides to sleep in the eric so he won't oversleep
The populace take pictures of Yngvarr who has slepted in his armor and is ready to fight.
The Norse betroth and Anglo Saxon betroth arrive and have the marriage ceremony at the church doors for everyone to witness.
Bride arrives on horse back.
Cooks prepare food for the wedding feast
The Mother of the Bride ( Nastas'ia Volkovicha) explains the Yngvarr tapistry.
Ealasaid nic Surbhne and Natasts'ia
Head Cook Jacquelin de Normandie explains serving order while Head Server Rebecca looks on.
Gregor Le Gris starts the trout cooking
Selina and Isabella of Brymstonne puts the Box Chairs, they made, together.
Selina Trastamara de Luna makes sure the Box Chairs ready for the seats
Rosella of Brymstonne serves at the Hand Washing Station.
Ealasaid nic Surbhne working on her handicraft
Raven Mayne, Jerusha a Leon, and Shauna wait for the feast to begin.
Father of the Bride, Christobal de Luson studies his script
Hrefna Karsefni and Turrela Michelovna Vidmeyera arrive at the feast.
Two Brymstonne ladies, Rosella and Asha Vate work on card weaving
A lovely Norse lady is Shauna.
Sarafina with a beaufiful embroidered Vikng apron.
The groom's table
Isabelle le Charpentier embroidering a new Viking apron when not photographing guests.
Guests set up their feast gear and Colum check on the gift swords to bride and groom. Others are Nastas'ia the "Mother of the Bride" and Raven
Sean of the South and Elaria playing a Viking game of Hnefatafl.
Jerusha waiting for the feast to start as she is our Herald.
The bride Gabriella Tigress and groom Liam MacColum working on their scripts with Koi.
Brymstonne's "Sewing Mom" Francesca embroidery Blackwork.
Servers are finish setting the tables.
The Mother of the Bride's "Thall". Notice the slave collar on Rebecca.
Two of the Whisky Bards entertained us before the feast. Yonaton vom Schwartzfleck and Ilora.
Guests, John and Freydis watch Francesca make embroidered Blackwork.
Rosella and Agnes of Blackfeld assist at the Handwashing Station
Dairine Mor O hUigin and Elaria who is studing her next move in the Hnefatafl Viking game.
Raven, Turrel, and Hrefna
Deille of Farnham has a lively conversation with Lorelei.
Lorelei and Deille
Bride's table and fireplace decor
Ciera, Colum's wife, Koi and Liam the groom in background.
Sage, Octavia Gaillard, and Jacquelin unwrap cooked trout with Gwenfrewi of Avergavanny checking plates
Sorcha our Steward gives instructions.
Angelina de Gibraltar
Koi reacts to Colum MacEoghain's joke
Raven visits with Sarafina . Brymstonne's Selina in background.
Cecily de la Warde works on embroidery.
Head Cook Jacquelin de Normandie presents the trout dish.
Deille does some spinning.
Francesca, Blackwork in the making.
Simon MacFhearchair and Jakob van Groningen playing the old/new game of Hnefatafl.
A group of "Wedding" guests: Ritchyrd, Raven, Selina, Willem, Isabella, unknown, Sarafina.
Whiskey Bard duet with Yonaton and Ilora.
The wedding family, Cristobal de Lucon, Nastas'ia Volkovicha and Gabrielle Tigress. Cook Gregor and Event Steward Sorcha in the background.
Jonathan von Trotha and Daille are greeted by the family
Sean gives the bride a hug as Elaria is greeted by Christobal
Selina and Willelm MacManus are welcomed by the family
More guests are welcomed: Francesca and Phil.
Aliannsa and Reese are greeted.
More guests are greeted: John and Freydis.
Kristoff McLain Cameron and Hrefna are given a warm welcome
Raven and Turrel laugh over a joke.
Tables are set, the guest seated Time to start the feast. Cecily, Joe and Ritchyrd, Deille and Jonathan.
Cecily, Joe and Ritchyrd
Sean and Elaria, Phil, and Isabella.
Father of the Bride gives the Christian Blessing to the couple.
Arthur of Lockhaven gives the Blessing. of Thor.
Colum, father of the groom give a toast to the bride.
Jacquelin presents the trout to the Host family.
Gregor leads the goat in for presentation
Hrefna cuts hard cheese for Kristoff and Lorelei of Lockhaven
A riddle is read by Magdalen Venturosa.
The Groom's family: Liam, Ciera, and Colum
Wedding Guests Willelm and Selina on right are Phil and Francesca facing them. Asha Vati is the server.
The Mother Nastas'ia, the Bride Gabrielle and Father Cristobal
Deirine, Jakob, Sarafina, Aliannza and Reese.
Arthur of Lockhaven reads a riddle, a common practice at Norse feasts for entertainment.
The Head Cook, Jacquelin pleads for mercy from her mistress.
Jacquelin explains the mixed up of brine for the goat served instead of the Skyr whey.
"Do you think we should forgive her?"
The grooms family observe the handling of the Gross Mistake on the cook's part.
Head Cook, Jacquelin is relieved she is forgiven.
Yonaton tastes the "whey" that turns out to be the brine for the goat. Very salty!!
Liam enjoys refreshment from his horn.
Groom Liam presents his sword to his bride for her protection.
The bride presents a new sword to her husband to replace the one he has given her.
Liam presents a pouch with a gift to his bride.
The bride removes a girtle from the pouch.
Colum welcomes Gabriella to the family.
Liam toasts the host family for the feast.
Gabriella makes her toast to the grooms family.
Liam admires his new bride.
Ritchryd and Joe D
Magdalen Ventura and Simon MacFhearchair
Hrefna, Simon and Magdalen
Hrefna and Magdalen
Hrefna and Magdalen hug!
Kristoff, Hrefna, and Phil
Kristoff and Hrefna
Isabelle Le Charpentier
Aliannsa and Reese
Ritchyrd and Joe
Hrefna and Kat
Aliannza, Hrefna, and Kat
Aliannsa, Hrefna, Kat, and Jerusha
Jerusha a Leon
Asha and Rosella
Colum helps Ciera unravel her knitting.
Sorcha and Sigrid playing Viking game of Hnefatafl. Sorcha did the research in finding the game and made the board.
Kristoff and Sarafina playing Viking lawn game
Arther ready to throw stick.
Simon entertaining us with a song
Nastas'ia "Whew! "
Ciera and Colum converse.
Simon and Cecily
Willem and Jackie R. play chess.
Lorelie and Jonathan
Magdalen reads long riddle to entertain guests
Father of the groom, Colum tells a story
Hostess Nastas'ia gives thank you gift to Selina for her work in organizing the Box Chair build.
Deirine and Nastas'ia listen to a riddle.
Jakob tells story.
Sarafina reads a riddle for the guests to solve.
Members of the Whisky Bards are given payment and gifts for their songs.
Mother of the bride thanks her Thall, Rebecca, for her service in raising her daughter and caring for the household.
Mother gives her greatest gift to her daughter, her Thall.
Sigrid reads a riddle found on her table.
Head Cook, Jacquelin, now forgiven, is about to be thanked for her work on the feast.
She is given a beautiful cross necklace from the host family.
The cooking staff, Caelleach, Gregor, Gwen and Octavia look at Jacquelin's gift.
Hosts and guests thank the feast cooking staff for all their work.
More cooking staff thanked : Gwen, Octavia, Sage and Bjorn
Hostess Nastas'ia thanks Feast Steward Sorcha with a gift
Sorcha listens to praise for her work as Feast Steward.