|The Order of the Fleur d'Æthelmearc (normally referred to simply as 'the Fleur') is the Order of High Merit for Arts and Sciences in the Kingdom of Æthelmearc. The award carries a Grant of Arms, allowing the members to style themselves as "The Honorable" (TH) Lord / Lady / Noble [SCA Name]. The most common form of address sans name is Your Lordship / Ladyship.|
|The version of the handbook posted here is the current edition. A proposal for change is included in the Fall 2019 Survey.
The Principle of the Order is Master Daniel del Cavallo.
The Clerk of the Order currently is Meistr Madoc Arundel.
|The first members inducted into the Order were Geirný Þorgrímsdóttir and Daniel del Cavallo on October 11, 1997 during the reign of Yngvar and Caryl.
The most recent members inducted into the Order are Astridr Vigaskegg, Angellino the Bookmaker, and Padraig o’Brandubh on January 11, 2020 during the reign of Timothy and Gabrielle.
As of November 23, 2019, there are 279 Companions of the Order of the Fleur d'Æthelmearc.
|Companions of the Fleur d'Æthelmearc include artisans and scientists spanning a great range of subject matter from pure research to the creation of high quality finished works. Many Order members can also be found teaching at numerous events throughout the kingdom. Members are listed three ways: date of induction, region & local group, or by art/science. On the Member pages, highlighted names link to individual biographies. The Resources page includes links to individual member blogs and/or websites.|
|If you are a member of the Order, you can check the schedule to learn about upcoming meetings, survey dates, and other activities intended for the membership. Be advised that the schedule is subject to change on short notice, and if there is a discrepancy between the schedule posted here and any scheduled activity posted at the main kingdom website, the kingdom website takes priority.|
|If you know of someone living within the Kingdom of Æthelmearc who is particularly skilled in an art or science, regularly shares their knowledge with others, and comports themselves in a manner worthy of nobility, you can recommend them for acceptance into the Order. The form linked from this button sends your recommendation to Their Majesties, Their Highnesses, and the Clerk of the Order. This form can also be used to provide updates and commentary on someone previously nominated.|
|Learn more about the Kingdom of Æthelmearc, which encompasses western and central New York, western and central Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, within the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.|
|Learn more about the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. (SCA) - an international re-creationist historical society focusing on Europe, western Asia, the Middle East, and northern Africa in the era between the Roman Occupation and the end of the reign of Queen Elizabeth I of England.|
This is the recognized Web site for the Order of the Fleur d'Æthelmearc, Kingdom of Æthelmearc (The Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.) and is maintained by Meistr Madoc Arundel. This site may contain electronic versions of the group's governing documents. Any discrepancies between the electronic version of any information on this site and the printed version that is available from the originating office will be decided in favor of the printed version.