Sefa Hrafnsdóttir

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Resides: Settemour Swamp
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
Sable, three roses in pale and a gore Or.
Award & Office Badges
Companion of the Order of the Pelican Award of Arms CourtBarony Companion of the Order of the Silver Brooch


Viscountess Sefa Hrafnsdottir, Mistress 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 Settemour Swamp within the Kingdom of the East in July of 2019.

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




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

Awards of Precedence

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

Awards of Honor

  • Company of the Pennon of the East
  • Queen's Cypher (East)
  • Consort's Order of Esteem (East)
  • Augmentation of Arms (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

  • 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

  • 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 Steward or co-steward for multiple events
  • Event Cook or co-cook for multiple events
  • Fighter Support at many events
  • Camp Mistress at many events

Notable Royal Service

  • Favor Coordinator, Queen Margarita (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

  • Viking 201
  • Viking 101
  • Wood Block Stamping for Beginners
  • How to make fitted early period underdress/tunic
  • Head-wrapping for beginners
  • Basic Norse Embroidery
  • How to make a Skjoldehamn Hood
  • How to make a Viking Panel
  • Easy Norse Games
  • Tips and Tricks: Stamp that Fabric
  • 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