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String Manipulation

(Revised May 2004) This category includes knitting, nallbinding, kumihimo, sprang, braiding, etc. Must be a finished piece, or have enough finished for the judges to understand how

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Stained/Pieced Glass

(Revised 5/04) Stained/Pieced Glass; Novice Documentation 0-8 points. Judging and scoring for Documentation is based on a graduated level of knowledge and discussion of the

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Spinning

(Revised May 2004) The making of cloth or yarn from fiber. Entry should be skein or on spool; no woven cloth, embroidery, etc. Multiple skeins/spools of the

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Sculpture

(Revised May 2004) This category includes three-dimensional decorative pieces in any media: Subtractive (wood, stone, marble, etc.); additive (clay, etc.) or cast (bronze, etc.). Functional objects decorated with

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Scientific Gadgetry

(Revised May 2004) Scientific Gadgetry includes devices of medieval design which either measure the workings of the world (Ex., a clock, astrolabe. telescope, etc.) or demonstrate

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Research Papers

(Revised May 2004) Entry is a modern scholarly paper on any aspect of medieval studies. Entries must be typed, in modern essay format, with bibliography,

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Poetry

(Revised May 2004) Poetry; Novice Documentation 0-8 points. Judging and scoring for Documentation is based on a graduated level of knowledge and discussion of the

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Pavilions

(Revised May 2004) Tents, canopies and similar structures for outdoor use. Entry must be set up for judging. Entrant may add furnishings for effect, or

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Painting

(Revised May 2004) This category includes tempera, oil, or other paintings on panel or canvas or other media. Painting; Novice Documentation 0-8 points. Judging and

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Needlework

(Revised May 2004) Includes styles such as couching, trapunto, applique, smocking, quilting, beadwork. Approved SCA heraldic devices will be considered period if heraldry was used in the

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