John Patrick O'Donagal

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John-Patrick laughing with Mari Lwyd at Buckland-Cross Investiture
Resides: Barony of Bhakail
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
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Sable, in pale two keys in saltire wards to base and an anchor fouled of its chain Or.
Award & Office Badges
Order of the HarlequinMaster of HorseCompanion of the Order of the Silver Wheel Order of the Sable Bell


A merchant friend of mine from the PA Renaissance Faire where I worked as a privy attendant. Encourage me to join the SCA since I enjoyed the medieval atmosphere. I did and after a several years I found a home with the Barony of Bhakail.


Describe your persona and persona history (as much as you wish)

Event Staff

  • Pennsic staff Pennsic 42, 44, 47 & 48
  • Volunteer at troll gate at Pennsic Pennsic 39 - 48
  • Help set up history table for Barony of Bhakail for East Kingdom 50th celebration June 2018
  • Help in kitchen & with set up and clean up at many events and at Bhakail's Yule
  • Set up sheet wall for Barony of Bhakail encampment - 2017 - present
  • Volunteer to do a shifts for watch at Pennsic for 12 year
  • Provided benches for the first year of Bog University, Pennsic 42
  • Help set up tents at Pennsic for the Barony of Bhakail encampment 2016 - Present
  • Volunteer door security at Barony of Bhakail Yule event - 2015 - 2019
  • Volunteer at Troll for Bhakail's Champions & Commons
  • Volunteer at Motor pool Pennsic 48

Projects & Publications

  • Build break apart benches for Known World Player for use in plays at Pennsic 42
  • Embroidered table runner for Barony of Bhakail and and different Barony devices for their Excellencies of Bhakail to give to other Barony of Bhakail as investiture gifts.
  • Build cornet box for her Excellency Baroness of Barony of Bhakail Suba - 2017
  • Made Wooden spoons for their Excellencies of Bhakail gifts 2016 - 2018 for Bhakail Yule and Tavern event
  • Build charging box for Barony of Bhakail encampment at Pennsic
  • Made fire starter for Kilkenny encampment for 6 years
  • Made fire starter for Barony of Bhakail encampment for Pennsic 2014- present
  • Help make Barricades for Pennsic University, Pennsic 48
  • Help put up and take down beautification flag around Pennsic, Pennsic 48
  • Help take down beautification lights around Motor pool, Exchequer trailer, Mayor trailer & watch, Pennsic 48
  • Help with various jobs around Bhakail encampment, Pennsic 47-48
  • Help set up and clean up at Known World Player read through and Bhakail encampment period games night, Pennsic 47-48
  • Presented Hand made/turned goblet to her Majesty Margarita de' Siena at Barony of Bhakail's Yule December 2019
  • Presented Hand made/turned goblet to His Excellency Baron Muin at Barony of Bhakail's Yule December 2019
  • Donated Hand turned wooden tops to the East Kingdom Toy Box
  • Enterd Kingdom Largess competition with hand turned tasting goblets and got honorable mention


  • East Kingdom Metalsmith Guild
  • Known World Player Guild

Stage & Performance

  • Participated in Known World Player production as an extra an a actor - Pennsic 41 - Pennsic 47
  • Known World Player Assistant Director - Pennsic 48


  • Needlepoint
  • Chess
  • Wood working
  • Puzzles

In Case of Court

John Patrick loves  suprises and likes to receive awards in person. But has no objection to being recognized in vitualCourts while such are necessary.  Please Reach out to  Mistress Gisela Szabo if I am to receive something.

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