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Orders Received in the Society
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Personal Information

Mistress Siobhán nic Dhuinnshléibhe
Heather McCloy, 20 Southwicke Drive, Arden, NC 28704-8456; (828) 687-1983
siobhan@housecorvus.org

Date of Birth: October 11
Occupation: Registered Nurse - Oncology/Cardiac Stepdown unit at Charles George VA Medical Center.
Joined the SCA: 1992 in the Canton of Hawkwood, Barony of Sacred Stone
Joined House Corvus: On July 29, 2001 at Hawkwood's Tournament of the Blue Mountain
Hobbies/Interests: Everything textiles: spinning, dyeing, weaving, knitting, crochet, kumihimo, embroidery, research... if it's string, I'll play! Founder of the Atlantian spinning guild, the Company of the Silver Spindle, which now has a chapter in the West Kingdom. I'm also going back to school to obtain by BS in Nursing from Western Carolina University. In whatever spare time I have left, I enjoy spending time with my loving husband, Ben and reading, writing articles on textiles and doing research, gardening and herbalism, Celtic studies, playing and listening to music, drinking fine wines and margaritas, playing with my kids (an Akita, a Corgi, and three cats), catching up on my sleep, and enjoying the company of my friends.


Persona Background

Date of Birth: In the fall, sometime in the late 9th century.
Occupation: Spinner, gardener, healer for the "cloister" of St. Brigid.
Place of Origin: Kildare, Ireland. She was captured in a Viking raid when traveling near the coast, and has been giving them trouble ever since. She took a fancy to one named Helfdane, and has been sailing the seas with him in search of silks, dyes, and good company.


Interests in the Society

Teaching and learning all forms of the textile arts, and organizing collegiums to share the light of A&S with others. I also study herbalism, lampworking, woodworking, cooking, judging competitions, MOLing, and assisting wherever I'm needed.


Awards Received in the Society

AWARD OF ARMS, Kingdom of Atlantia
(TRM Anton and Luned) - ?? - 03/12/94

SILVER NAUTILUS (A&S), Kingdom of Atlantia
(TRM Ragnar and Kyneburh) - Sacred Stone Novice Tourney - 04/29/00

FLAME OF THE PHŒNIX (Service), Barony of the Sacred Stone
(TE Duncan and Emer) - In a Phoenix' Eye IX - 06/30/01

FLAME OF THE PHŒNIX (Service), Barony of the Sacred Stone
(HE Kisaiya) - Sacred Stone Novice Tournament - 04/27/02

BARONIAL AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, Barony of Hawkwood
(TE Duncan and Eyrick) - Hawkwood Investiture - 06/19/04

BARON'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, Barony of Hawkwood
(HE Þórgrímr) - Hawkwood Baronial Birthday - 04/26/08

SILVER NAUTILUS (A&S), Kingdom of Atlantia
(TRM Logan and Esa) - Pennsic War XXXVIII - 08/05/09


Orders Received in the Society

ORDER OF THE PHŒNIX' EYE (A&S), Barony of the Sacred Stone
(TE Duncan and Emer) - Fool's Twelfth Night - 01/27/01

ORDER OF THE UNDINE (Queen's Service), Kingdom of Atlantia
(HRM Emer) - Inn on the Road - 03/31/01

ORDER OF THE PEARL (A&S), Kingdom of Atlantia
(TRM Cuan and Padraigin) - Kingdom A&S Festival - 03/01/03

ORDER OF THE LAUREL (A&S), Kingdom of Atlantia
(TRM Janos and Rachel) - Fall Crown Tournament - 11/06/04

ORDER OF THE SILVER HAWK (A&S), Barony of Hawkwood
(TE Duncan and Eyrick) - Hawkwood Baronial Birthday - 4/28/2007


Offices held in the Society

FOUNDING HOLDA, Company of the Silver Spindle, Atlantia Chapter
10/28/00 - present

PRINCIPAL, Hawkwood's Order of the Silver Hawk
02/07/09 - present

ARTS & SCIENCES CHAMPION, Barony of Hawkwood
06/30/07 - present

MINISTER OF ARTS & SCIENCES, Barony of Hawkwood
01/01/03 - 04/06/2007

AUTOCRAT:

	06/30/01	Sacred Stone: IN A PHŒNIX' EYE IX (w/Kisaiya Zingara).
09/13/03 Hawkwood: TOURNEY OF THE GOLDEN MOON (w/Alessandra Ruscello).
06/03/07 Hawkwood: INTER-BARONIAL COLLEGIUM.


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