An Online Portfolio of the Arts & Sciences

The Kissing Camels

Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA)

Baroness Alianor (Aliyah) bat Asriel - 2023

Middle Kingdom - Pentamere - North Woods - Wealdlake

Greetings and Good Wishes to All

Who Am I? I am known in the SCA as Alianor bat Asriel or Aliyah, Baroness of the Court of Dag and AnneMarie. From 2018-2023 I was the Landed Baroness of the Barony of North Woods alongside my husband, Aindle, the Baron of North Woods. If you want to know more about me, check out

Why Kissing Camels? "Two camels couchant respectant conjoined at the lips Or" is the heraldic blazon for my personal badge. It was developed from my SCA persona story and my registered formal heraldry. The whole story can be found at in "About Us."

What is the SCA? The SCA is the acronym the Society for Creative Anachronism, a non-profit 501c(3) educational organization that re-creates the best of the Middle Ages. For more information or to find a group near you, check out

What is this portfolio about? This is on online, ever-changing portfolio of my Arts and Sciences (A&S) projects, presentations, and presents. In the following pages you will find information on: 

I hope you find something interesting or 

learn something you didn't know.

Maybe history will become more than dates and places

because it is a story, truly a story, a story about people. 

Maybe you'll even be inspired to check out SCA activities near you. 

"Acts of kindness are greater than charity since they can be done for both the rich and poor… Charity can only be done with one’s money, while acts of loving-kindness can be performed both personally and with one’s money." - Rambam (Mishnah: Hilchos Aivel 14:1)