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EK: Memorial for Our King

Poster: "Angela K. Pincha" <angelanc@lucent.com>

Forwarded from SCA-East

Liz Clark wrote:
> -Poster: Liz Clark <freya@total.net>
> Forwarded from the Ealdormere list.
> Freya
> >
> >
> > Unto all the good gentles of the Known World do we, Lady Tsaryl Larmer,
> >and
> > Lady Katherine Lowell, give greetings
> >
> > During the past few days we have all been trying to come to terms with the
> > loss of Thorbjorn Osis, King of Ealdormere.  Osis was many things to many
> > people.  He was a King, a knight, a friend, an opponent on the field of
> > battle, and many other things to many other people.  There have been many
> > conversations about the memories we have of this man.  These memories
> > should be preserved.  It is for this reason that we are suggesting a
> > memorial quilt.  By collecting quilt patches from gentles who knew or knew
> > of Our King, we hope to create a picture of the man who touched many, and
> > to create a permanent memorial for his Beloved Queen to keep, so she may
> > know how he affected the lives of many, and how we share sorrow of his
> > passing.
> >
> > It is our hope to solicit quilt patches of 12inx12in with a 8inx8in
> >(20cmx20cm) centre piece, in any
> > appropriate medium, applique, embroidery, cross stitch, etc, sharing a
> > piece of your memory of Our King.  A poem, a symbol, a thought, a design,
> >a
> > picture, any thing that to you symbolizes something of who Osis was, and
> > what he stood for.  We would collect the poatches from various events, or
> > through mail, until the end of July, with the hope of being able to
> >display
> > and present the quilt to Our Queen at Pennsic.
> >
> > Gentles from anywhere in the known world are asked to contribute to this
> > project.  Hopefully through our combined efforts we can create a beautiful
> > memorial that will help keep Osis in our thoughts.
> >
> > If you wish for more information, including a mailing address, or events
> > that we or a representative will be at please feel free to email Katherine
> > (Katje) Lowell at cary@niagara.com
> >
> > We thank you for your time
> >
> > In Service
> > Lady Tsaryl Larmer
> > Lady Katherine Lowell
> >
> >Could those on other lists please forward this letter to them?  Thank you.
> >
> >
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