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Dame Joan Silvertoppe is a gentry woman who hails from England during the early half of the 16th century. She spends her days running her estate with her husband, growing her children, and trying not to kill her garden. She enjoys spending time with friends, sewing clothing for her family with the help of her tailor Brother Janome, and spending some free time with her embroidery, her letters, and collecting a library of tomes for further research into her many interests.

Her device is Azure semy of needles bendwise sinister argent, an open book Or and a chief argent.

Her badge is (Fieldless) A toy top argent.

Offices & Positions

Current positions are in bold.

  • Caid Dyers head moderator, Facebook group, March 2013 to present
  • Exchequer, Nordwache, 4/21/2012 to present
  • Lady in Waiting to Baroness Muirenn inghean Chon Ruaidh, 06/17/2012 to present
  • Queen's Arts & Sciences Champion - Cassandra Zoë Paganel, 02/2012 to 06/02/2012
  • Historic Hand Embroidery head moderator, Facebook group, August 2011 to present
  • SCA Garb moderator, Yahoogroups and Facebook group, 06/2011 to present
  • Baronial Webwright, Nordwache, 01/14/2010 to October 2013.
  • Lady in Waiting to Baroness Magge Shaw, 08/22/2009 to 06/18/2011
  • Deputy Exchequer, Nordwache, 05/14/2007 to 4/21/2012


  • Order of the Laurel, Tudor Costume and Elizabethan embroidery, Kingdom of Caid, 11/02/2103
  • Order of the Lux Caidis (grant level A&S for needlework), Kingdom of Caid, 04/27/2013
  • Order of the Harp Argent (A&S for costuming), Kingdom of Caid, 02/11/2012
  • Queen's Arts & Sciences Champion - Cassandra Zoë Paganel, Kingdom of Caid, 02/11/2012
  • Order of le Beau Coeur (A&S), Barony of Nordwache, 12/03/2011
  • Order of the Phoenix (Service), Barony of Nordwache, 06/11/2010
  • Award of Arms, Kingdom of Caid, 08/22/2009
    Link to Caid's wiki page on Joan Silvertoppe.
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    Last updated: November 12, 2013

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