Once your colonist does one of the following they will become a Bard's Assistant:
- Take lessons to learn an instrument or how to sing.
- Observe a festival or party within a nearby tribe.
- Learn from a traveling merchant about their silver tongues.
- Practice public speaking.
Once your Bard's Assistant does one of the following they will become a Bard:
- Write and present a ballard or play about the history of your colony to present at the upcoming Founding Festival.
- You hear of a recent destruction in a neighbouring town - take your talents to the streets to bring cheer to them all.
- Meet with an Elder to discuss collaboration between your colony and the tribe.
- Organize a festival for your colony.
- You have had time to hone your craft. Now it is time to broaden your horizons. Go to another colony and have a friendly musicial battle with one of their bards.