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Susan Ragsdale replied to Rev. Allen M. Drago ~ Traveler's discussion A per a time or so ago, a request for 'Viking" T-tunics for a working artist/crafter in the group Silver Deer Studios
"Wow, I can't believe it's been a month since I logged on; very very sorry!! The $10 per yard figure was only for calculating an estimate. Please do not send any payments based on an estimate! I plan on being out and about mid-week and will…"
Mar 24, 2014
Susan Ragsdale replied to Rev. Allen M. Drago ~ Traveler's discussion A per a time or so ago, a request for 'Viking" T-tunics for a working artist/crafter in the group Silver Deer Studios
"Yo Drago, No, I don't have any fabrics in stock that will work for this project. Forge-proof fabrics are a bit tricky at the best of times, and I'm thinking that an outdoor upholstery-weight canvas may be the best option. Reasons being:…"
Mar 3, 2014
Susan Ragsdale commented on Dept of PMM Artists & things's group Silver Deer Studios
"Love the survival kit, esp the Words O' Wisdom emblazoned upon the box!"
Feb 2, 2012
Susan Ragsdale commented on Dept of PMM Artists & things's group Silver Deer Studios
"Hi Drago - taking a break from what I'm doing as I've just stabbed myself with a BIG needle and I'm still bleeding. A pox on size 50/3 waxed linen thread and the needle that rode into town with it, I say. Anyway, it's not nice to…"
Feb 1, 2012
Susan Ragsdale commented on Dept of PMM Artists & things's group Silver Deer Studios
"Hello, it's nice to see you here!"
Nov 22, 2011
Susan Ragsdale joined Dept of PMM Artists & things's group
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Silver Deer Studios

8th thru 18th century period reproduction clothing for living history reenactments, theater, renaissance faires and the occasional museum piece.See More
Nov 22, 2011
Susan Ragsdale left a comment for Gift
"Yes, I like it very much. Thanks for your help! I'm not sure where it's supposed to go.  *puzzled* But it's done and it's cool!"
Nov 9, 2011
Gift left a comment for Susan Ragsdale
"I hope you like it."
Nov 8, 2011
Susan Ragsdale joined Denise Morgan (Helping Hand)'s group
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The Village Pub

This is a place for all of us to come together to meet one another share ideas of things to come and get to know each other.See More
Nov 8, 2011
Denise Morgan (Helping Hand) left a comment for Susan Ragsdale
"Greetings my friend I can only say that to answer your question, and knowing that Drago is the person who posted the event, I can only assume that it means that the celebration or honoring of the Yule Sabbat where be the place of your choosing...…"
Nov 7, 2011
Susan Ragsdale left a comment for Rev. Allen M. Drago ~ Traveler
"Re the celtic-knot deer, the one on the bottom is the one that Chris used for my logo. So it would probably be the best one to use for here - that way I don't have too many different images attached to my business. Can you make it be silver? I…"
Nov 7, 2011
Susan Ragsdale left a comment for Denise Morgan (Helping Hand)
"I have a question. What does the phrase "where you want of choose" mean? It's under Yule in the event list. Please help, thanks!"
Nov 7, 2011
Susan Ragsdale and Denise Morgan (Helping Hand) are now friends
Nov 7, 2011
Denise Morgan (Helping Hand) left a comment for Susan Ragsdale
"Greetings and Merry Meet We have all been working very hard to make the site as easily accessible to all as possible. To make the members, Artisans, and staff happy. Thank you for noticing the changes that we have been making and if there is any…"
Nov 6, 2011
Susan Ragsdale posted a status
"The main page looks cleaner. It's easier to read. To whom may I extend my thanks and congratulations?"
Nov 4, 2011
Susan Ragsdale is attending Rev. Allen M. Drago ~ Traveler's event
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Samhain at Where you want of choose

October 31, 2011 all day
Samhain -- different ways to celebrate. It's a great time of year to honor your ancestors and host a feast! Some people celebrate it as Halloween, but for Practitioners, October 31 is typically known as Samhain. It's the old Celtic new year - sometimes called the Witch's New Year - and it's a time for honoring those who have crossed over into the spirit world. This Sabbat has roots that go back thousands of years. The evening of October 31 is known as Samhain. It's a time to mark the endless,…See More
Oct 20, 2011

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Tell us of your likes and dislikes. Music? Tv/Movies? Books? What do you like to do in your spare time?
I don't like tv or most movies; I listen to music while I work, and read for entertainment and enlightenment in the evening. Love gardening, love the feel of the soil. Stars and clouds are my delight.
Are you currently living what may be considered an alternative lifestyle? For example, are you a traveling artist, practicing a non-mainstream spirituality, or part of a BDFSM lifestyle?
My entire life is an alternative to "social normality", and I've experimented widely.
What does the older knowledge of legend, myth, lore, story, tale, wisdoms mean to you?
I don't understand the question. The old ways have never left me.
Do you belong to any organizations; re-enactment based (i.e. households, tribes, clans), spiritual based (i.e. covens, orders, or other pagan groups) or other? If so which ones and where?
I belong to a loosely-organized circle which meets sporadically for spiritual and magickal purposes. Two are wiccan, one is generic pagan, and I am a free spirit.
If not of the older life styles, how tolerant are you ?
I'm very tolerant (and that's an understatement).
Have you ever been to a Renaissance Faire or Medieval Fest? If so, which did you prefer? If not, which would you rather attend? Would you rather be a participant or spectator? Please relate to us your experience!
Thoroughly enjoy both. What happens at faire stays at faire.
Do you have any artistry, crafting, and trade… what do you create, Please share your talents with us.
I am a tailor and seamstress. I specialize in late 16th century middle-class gentleman's wear but do not limit myself; I research and recreate historically accurate clothing that was worn from the 8th thru 17th centuries.
What is the best way to contact you if your talents are skills are desired?
email: silverdeerstudio@gmail.com
Please answer all questions honestly and openly so staff and members can get to know you. Approval of your application will be based upon your answers. Any thing else you would like to tell people?
Intensely spiritual but extremely private, I think I don't much fancy talking about myself.

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At 6:59pm on June 26, 2012, PerseH ~Staff Wrangler~ said…

At 9:19am on June 26, 2012, Dept of PMM Artists & things said…

At 3:06pm on November 8, 2011, Gift said…

I hope you like it.

At 8:33pm on November 7, 2011, Denise Morgan (Helping Hand) said…

Greetings my friend

I can only say that to answer your question, and knowing that Drago is the person who posted the event, I can only assume that it means that the celebration or honoring of the Yule Sabbat where be the place of your choosing... more as a reminder that it is upon us.

He does have unique ways of doing things :) but he is our Drago.

I wouldnt mind if there are particular events that you know of that may be occurring in your area or other areas that you could post them in a discussion in the events group with a link to that discussion in the event itself.

Normally we post specific events that are occurring at a particular place and time in that group, with the general event in the events itself.

Thank you for asking though... if you do have a better way that we could share please feel free to let us know.

I am in Tennessee now and am not quite sure if there are open events in my area but if I find any I will be sure to share... me I will be honoring the Sabbat in my new home hopefully under the stars :D

Blessings friend

Denise

At 11:24am on November 7, 2011, Rev. Allen M. Drago ~ Traveler said…

At 6:27pm on November 6, 2011, Denise Morgan (Helping Hand) said…

Greetings and Merry Meet

We have all been working very hard to make the site as easily accessible to all as possible. To make the members, Artisans, and staff happy.

Thank you for noticing the changes that we have been making and if there is any suggestions that you have to further improve the site please feel free to let us know.

Many Blessings

Denise

At 6:12pm on September 22, 2011, Dept of PMM Artists & things said…

I am a tailor and seamstress. I specialize in late 16th century middle-class gentleman's wear but do not limit myself; I research and recreate historically accurate clothing that was worn from the 8th thru 17th centuries.

 

As we read your profile we notice you are an artist/crafter with skills which belongs in  the Dept Cut of Style here on the Hearth. We are very interested in your talents and want you to upload these talents through pictures. We also recommend perhaps an artist/crafter group to show your creations. Please check with the Dept. Managers or Artists & Things for guidance in making the group, if you can also tie in a historical foundation/cultural practice pre-1600 with the why and how of the past in regards to your creation, this allows for knowledge as to how it pertains to today

At 12:44pm on September 06, 2011, Dept of PMM Artists & things gave Susan Ragsdale a gift
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Sept is taken to update the Dept. & Artist Web Groups they represent. Also we are seeing whom has been missed upon the Hearth. So please tolerate our working to bring the Hearth up-to-date.
At 12:39pm on September 6, 2011, Dept of PMM Artists & things said…

Currently the Month of Sept is taken to update the Dept. & those Artist Web Groups they represent. Also we are going through and seeing whom has been missed in welcoming upon the Hearth upon their profile comments. So please tolerate our working to bring the Hearth up-to-date. As well as ensuring each is welcomed and encouraged to enjoy that which is offered.


At 5:09am on June 26, 2011, Dept of PMM Trinkets & Beads said…
 
 
 

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Patchwork Merchant Mercenaries had its humble beginnings as an idea of a few artisans and craftsmen who enjoy performing with live steel fighting. As well as a patchwork quilt tent canvas. Most had prior military experience hence the name.

 

Patchwork Merchant Mercenaries.

 

Vendertainers that brought many things to a show and are know for helping out where ever they can.

As well as being a place where the older hand made items could be found made by them and enjoyed by all.

We expanded over the years to become well known at what we do. Now we represent over 100 artisans and craftsman that are well known in their venues and some just starting out. Some of their works have been premiered in TV, stage and movies on a regular basis.

Specializing in Medieval, Goth , Stage Film, BDFSM and Practitioner.

Patchwork Merchant Mercenaries a Dept of, Ask For IT was started by artists and former military veterans, and sword fighters, representing over 100 artisans, one who made his living traveling from fair to festival vending medieval wares. The majority of his customers are re-enactors, SCAdians and the like, looking to build their kit with period clothing, feast gear, adornments, etc.

Likewise, it is typical for these history-lovers to peruse the tent (aka mobile store front) and, upon finding something that pleases the eye, ask "Is this period?"

A deceitful query!! This is not a yes or no question. One must have a damn good understanding of European history (at least) from the fall of Rome to the mid-1600's to properly answer. Taking into account, also, the culture in which the querent is dressed is vitally important. You see, though it may be well within medieval period, it would be strange to see a Viking wearing a Caftan...or is it?

After a festival's time of answering weighty questions such as these, I'd sleep like a log! Only a mad man could possibly remember the place and time for each piece of kitchen ware, weaponry, cloth, and chain within a span of 1,000 years!! Surely there must be an easier way, a place where he could post all this knowledge...

Traveling Within The World is meant to be such a place. A place for all of these artists to keep in touch and directly interact with their fellow geeks and re-enactment hobbyists, their clientele.

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