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Beltane/Samhuinn Eisteddfod Winners


The OBOD message board hosts a quarterly Eisteddfod, or Bardic arts competition, and the results for the 2010 Beltane/Samhain* contest are in. Check out the links below for some of the best of OBOD!

Triads (tie):  The three elements of a happy marriage - Frog
Three things to make a stranger feel better – Dendrias

Prose:  Rose – Frog

Seasonal:  Dance of the Maypole - Mellinda

Short Poem (tie):  Evening – Dragonwyst
Merry-go-round - kitkalas

Recipes: Rose Water - Earthwoman

Music/Performing Arts:  You Heal Me - Explorer

Ritual:  A Druid Nine-Fold Blessing – Snægl

Long Poem:  The Moon in a Tree - Fitheach

Photography (tie):  Drink deeply – Heike
A picture from beyond the visible – James2

Physical Art:  Brown Hare – Cosmic Ash

Digital Art:  Celtic Firebirds in the Cosmos – RadCelt

Crafts:  a little tool – Jalking

Congratulations to all the winners!

*May 1 is Beltane in the Northern Hemisphere and Samhuinn in the Southern Hemisphere