New article up at Poore House This one is a bit of a logistics discussion, focusing on the layout of courts to improve the flow of movement during peerage elevations. It’s definitely targeted towards those in charge of organizing and running courts, but I trust that the issue it’s trying to solve and the logic of the proposed new layout will be of interest to more than ceremony wonks.
New Opinion Piece: It’s Not About Chains
Announcing my latest opinion piece, discussing the unchecked privilege of the armored combat community: It’s Not About Chains.
New Article: Gonfalons
I’m pleased to announce the release of the fourth in my series of heraldic flag articles, which completes the collection of flag types. This week: Gonfalons!
New Article: Pennons
Announcing the release of the third in my series of heraldic flag articles. This week: Pennons!
New Article: Banners
Announcing the release of the second in my series of heraldic flag design articles. This week: Banners!
New Series: Heraldic Flag Design
Now hoisting the first of a series of articles on heraldic flags, a subject near and dear to my heart. Today’s topic: Standards and guidons!
New Article: How to Avoid Marshalling in the SCA
There’s a new article up in the Academy of Heraldry, on how SENA’s rules on marshalling work. Check it out!
New Article: Chains as Regalia
A helpful reference document for the use of unadorned chains in the Society for Creative Anachronism.
New Article: Grand Quartering of the Kingdoms of the SCA
Here is the progression of quartering the kingdom armorial holdings of the Society for Creative Anachronism. Take a look!
New Article: Chevrons, Piles, and Other Pointy Bits
I put up a little article about the various triangular charges and field divisions found in heraldry, such chevrons, piles, chiefs triangular, and per chevron lines of division. Take a look!