Arianne Lightheart of Whiteheld
Arianne Lightheart at Leif Erikson
Per pale azure and sable, a pile ermine and on a chief argent three mullets of four points azure.
The Honourable Lady Arianne Lightheart of Whiteheld has been in the Society since AS XX. She currently lives in the Barony of Calafia in the Kingdom of Caid. She joined the SCA in the Barony of Western Seas and briefly lived in the Barony of Adiantium within the Kingdom of An Tir. She is a member of the Drafn War Band and married to a fighter in the Orkney War Band. She is married to Sir Randvér brotamaðr and they have a daughter, Anna Doksdottir.
Arianne was born in the Bretagne (Brittany) province of France in 1250 a.d. Shortly after choosing her name and persona she fell in with a saracen mercenary band of archers (Clan Torvald). Documentation for her participation in martial arts and use of propane fire is sketchy at best.
Offices & Positions
- Seneschal, Western Seas, 1989
- Western Seas Twelfth Night 1991, Entertainment
- Seneschal, Canton of Torvald, 1997 - 2000
- Baroness, Western Seas, 05/1998 - 11/1998
- Scribe, Western Seas
- Minister of Arts and Sciences, Western Seas
- Avant Courier, Western Seas
- Youth Combat Marshall, Calafia
- Lady in Waiting: Ilaria, Deshive, Darla, Déshivé II, Darla II, Fiona, Ristil, Caroline, and Seanachie of Caid (during their sojourns to Western Seas)
- Lady in Waiting, Baronial courts of: Jeanne, Monique, Eileen, Bryanna, Holly I-II, Anna, Massamiliana, Raven, Kiera, Miriel, Niobe and Caithlin of Western Seas
- Lady in Waiting to Drogo and Iðuna, Caid
- Lady in Waiting to Patrick and Kara, Caid
- Lady in Waiting to Patrick II and Kara II
- Companion to Mansur II and Eilidh II
- Lady in Waiting to Athanaric and Sigriðr
- Youth Combat Marshal
- Field Herald at Large
- Kitchen Cook and Crew
- Camp Cooking for a Small Household, Collegium Caidis Fall 2004
Arianne, Anna and Randver at Calafian Anniversary
- FAQ #1 - A former Baron/Baroness of the palantine barony of Western Seas is not given a baronetcy upon stepping down. The victor of the lysts is inducted into the Order of the Baronial Label and receives a medallion (Or, a label and wa'a canoe sable within a bordure engrailed azure).
- I loved bringing Goldwyn's plays to Western Seas as Guildmistress of the Wandering Players of Paradise. Thank you to all my cast in every production. And thank you Goldwyn.