Sefa Hrafnsdóttir

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Sefa (She/Her)
Resides: Settmour Swamp
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
Sefa Hrafnsdottir Arms.png
Sable, three roses in pale and a gore Or, for augmentation the gore charged with a raven volant to sinister sable
Award & Office Badges
Companion of the Order of the PelicanCompanion of the Order of the Silver CrescentCompanion of the Order of the MauncheCourtBaronyCompanion of the Order of the Silver BroochAward of ArmsCompanion of the Order of the Burdened TygerConsort's Cypher


Viscountess Sefa Hrafnsdottir, Kennari of the Order of the Pelican, has been in the SCA since 1989. She is a second generation SCAdian who originally started in the Barony of Winter's Gate (North Pole) in the Principality of Oertha (Alaska) in the Kingdom of the West. Sefa moved to Settmour Swamp within the Kingdom of the East in July of 2019.

In addition to her service, Sefa enjoys A&S and martial activities. Her art interests are varied and include costuming, embroidery, wood block fabric stamping, lost wax casting, leather-working, weaving, glass beadmaking, singing, dancing, and story telling. She likes to art, no madder the medium!




10th Century Swedish - but will wear whatever she wants and is comfortable in.

Awards of Precedence

  • Viscountess, 2019
  • Pelican, 2018
  • Silver Crescent 2023
  • Order of the Maunche, 2022
  • Order of the Leaf of Merit 2014 (West Kingdom, Service Award),
  • Award of Arms, 2005

Awards of Honor

  • Augmentation of Arms
  • Company of the Pennon of the East
  • Queen's Cypher (East)
  • Consort's Order of Esteem (East)
  • Augmentation of Arms (East)
  • Burdened Tyger (East)
  • Sovereign's Award of Esteem (East)
  • Crown's Favor (West)
  • Queen's Cypher (West)
  • Oerthan Order of Grace (Oertha)
  • Princess' Order of Grace (Mists)
  • Coronet's Favor for multiple reigns (Oertha, Mists)
  • Princess' Riband for multiple reigns (Oertha)
  • Princess' Favor for multiple reigns (Mists)
  • Baroness' Recognition (Barony of Winter's Gate)

Baronial Awards

  • The Company of the Mud (Barony of Settmour Swamp, Service Award)
  • Order of the Estoile (Barony of Winter's Gate, Service Award)
  • Order of the Silver Swan (Barony of Winter's Gate, Arts Award)

Notable Service

  • Pennsic East Kingdom A&S War Point Deputy, 2022
  • Deputy Seneschal Barony of Settmour Swamp, 2022 to present
  • Pennsic Deputy Family Point Coordinator, 2019 to present
  • Pennsic Youth Point Coordinator, 2019 to present
  • Chatelaine, 2014-2018 (Oertha)
  • Chatelaine, 2012-2014 (Barony of Winter's Gate)
  • Deputy Exchequer, 2016-2019 (Oertha)
  • Deputy Exchequer, 2015-2018 (Barony of Winter's Gate)
  • Deputy Seneschal, 2016-2019 (Barony of Winter's Gate)
  • Event Autocrat or co-autocrat for multiple events
  • Event Cook or co-cook for multiple events
  • Fighter Support at many events
  • Camp Mistress at many events

Notable Royal Service

  • Event Coordinator, Brennan and Caoilfhionn (East)
  • Wardrobe Coordinator, Ryouko'jin and Indrakshi (East)
  • Gift Coordinator, Ionnes II and Honig II (East)
  • Favor Coordinator, Queen Margarita (East)
  • Persona matching garb made for multiple reigns (West and East)
  • Lady in Waiting for multiple reigns (West)
  • Head of Court for multiple reigns (West, Oertha)
  • Queens Artisan for multiple reigns (West)
  • Lady of the Chamber for multiple reigns (Oertha)
  • Princess' Guard (Mists)

Classes Taught

  • From farm to table - how to dress, skin and tan an animal (hands on)
  • Shield Maiden 101 (field class)
  • Viking 201 [1] [2]
  • Viking 101 [3] [4]
  • Wood Block Stamping for Beginners [5] [6]
  • How to make fitted early period underdress/tunic [7] [8]
  • Head-wrapping for beginners [9] [10]
  • Basic Norse Embroidery
  • How to make a Skjoldehamn Hood
  • How to make a Viking Panel
  • Easy Norse Games
  • Tips and Tricks: Stamp that Fabric [11]
  • Embroidery and Nibbly Bits
  • Easy Largesse
  • Fighter Care 101
  • Build a Catapult
  • How to be a Courtier
  • How to be a Consort
  • Tips and Tricks: Things I Learned at Pennsic


Sefa is known for her embroidery and appliqué…


Her costuming…

Photo by Sandy Cassanova
Photo by Sandy Cassanova
Photo by Brenden Crane

And her wood block stamping…


In Case of Awards

In case of any awards, please contact Syr Culann mac Cianain.