Valkyrie Nystrom Armstrong
WAA Valkyrie Nystrom Armstrong of Iron Springs, under the Kingdom of Winter's Edge
Originally from Highspires a Dagorhir group in Atlanta, GA. Valkery continues to participate in both Dag and amtgard. In both groups, she is a passionate advocate for the Arts and Sciences. And an organizer of Collegium style events, hosting classes by people from all over amtgard, and Dag.
- Hobbit at Arms to Revell Armstrong who is a Squire to Dame Linden.
- Fiddles the Hobbit & Valkyrie are known as the "Armstrong Twins" since they became WAA's together, craft together, event together, and autocrat the Arts & Sciences Symposium together.
- Previous: Paged to Cade Moonshadow who is Squire to Sir Khazon Mander who was squire to Squeak!.
- Guest Panelist for Amtgard Leadership University, ALU Encouraging A&S (KotB17), at at Keep on the Borderlands, Sept 2017.
- Lady Title: Winter's Edge, April 2017.
- Officer position: Winter's Edge Principality Regent (Spring 2016 - Fall 2016)
- Co-Founder of the Arts and Sciences Symposium, a lecture and hands on classes event annually held in Winter's Edge.
Arts & Sciences Accomplishments
- 2nd place in Garb category in Olympiad for a Hufflepuff Tunic at Symposium IV, February 2019. Scores here.
- Best in Garb for 18th century court dress & Best in Supporting Arts for Egyptian tunic at Winter's Edge Dragon Master competition at Summer Midreign Pineapple Wars event, August 2018.
- 1st place Neverwinter Dragon Master
- Hands-on teacup pincushion class at Symposium III, 2018 and Symposium II, 2017.
- Hands-on appliqué and tunic class with Fiddles at the Arts & Sciences Symposium 2016.
Notable Crat Positions
- Co-Autocrat: the Symposium IV with Fiddles in February 2019.
- Feast-Crat: | Winter's Edge Midreign Summer Pineapple War
- Co-Autocrat: the Symposium III with Fiddles in February 2018.
- Co-Autocrat: the Symposium II with Fiddles in February 2017.
- Co-Autocrat: the Symposium I with Fiddles in February 2016.