Aline Hopton

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Registered Name: Aline Hopton
Resides: Elfsea
Status: Active
Joined SCA: 1997
Order of Precedence
Aline Hopton

Sable, on a chevron azure fimbriated three escallops palewise, in base a moon in her plenitude argent.

Lady Aline Hopton

Previously Known As:

Additional Registered Heraldry:

  • (Fieldless) A masculyn Or. Badge registered in January of 2021 via Ansteorra.
  • (Fieldless) In pale a plate conjoined to an escallop Or. Badge registered in January of 2021 via Ansteorra.


  • Local Offices Held
    • Chronicler of the Barony of Elfsea, January 2020 - Present
  • Regional Offices Held
    • Prior Central Regional Scribe
    • Prior Central Regional Chronicler
  • Kingdom Offices Held
    • Star Signet, February 2021 - Present

Persona History:

In progress! But generally, 14th Century Shropshire.


  • Calligraphy & Illumination, focused primarily on late period manuscript art - also, available for commissioned works!
  • General historical research


Timeline of Activity:

1997-2000? Marginally active in the Kingdom of Caid in the Angels/Gyldenholt/Canton of the Canyons area. No notable contributions or activity.
9/26/2017 - Made contact with the Barony of Elfsea to inquire about returning to the SCA.
10/2017-11/2017 - Made it to a fighter practice, got invited to a scribal guild meeting (this is all HL Silvana Corwin's fault), painted my first charter.
2/2018 - Bought my own set of paints and started designing and painting originals.
4/7/2018 - Briefly "attended" Elfsea Defender (it was canceled due to it being 33 degrees and drizzling). Technically my first event.
4/14/2018 - Spring Coronation, my first event in Ansteorra that wasn't canceled.
9/29/2018 - Was chosen by TE Katheryn and Kazimierz to be the Artisan Champion of Elfsea at Elfsea Baronial College.
11/10/2018 - Received my Award of Arms from TRM Conal & Miguel III.
8/31/2019 - Awarded a Sable Thistle in Illumination by TRM Vladislav & Margaret. It was dated for May, but Guardian of the Tor 2019 was unfortunately canceled.

Prior Groups:

  • Kingdom of CAID

Populace Provided Information:

Notable Contributions or Accomplishments:

  • Artisan Champion of Elfsea, 2018
  • Received a Pilgrim's Badge for receiving a score over 40, and chosen as an Alternate for Gulf Wars.

Non-Armigerous Awards and Recognitions:

  • Awarded the Eastern Tower for Illumination, 4/7/2018
  • Portcullis of Elfsea, October 2019


Mundane Information:

You can see examples of my works (commissioned and otherwise) on Instagram:

Special Needs:

In Case of Court:

My husband is only able to accompany me to about half the events I usually attend. If it is possible, I would prefer not to be called into court when he cannot escort me, so pre-arrangement with him would be appreciated!