Cosplay Contest – A Comedy of Errors

Jubilee really wanted to enter the Cosplay Contest this year with Penny in their Mabel and Sable costumes.  There was no youth category and I knew the competition would be pretty fierce, but I told her I'd sign her up for the online submission portion, but not to be surprised if that's as far as … Continue reading Cosplay Contest – A Comedy of Errors

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

You know what they say about best laid plans and all that, right?  Well, I had a plan for this SLCC, I had each day planned, and I was going to do EVERYTHING. And then a week before SLCC17, my brother-in-law had a spontaneous lung collapse.  I flew out Saturday to KC to help my … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Our First Comic Con, Plus a Giveaway!

Update: A winner for the Salt Lake Comic Con Saturday pass has been chosen and contacted.  Check your email to see if you're the winner! We moved to Salt Lake City the summer of 2014.  Almost immediately, I started looking up geek things to do with my geeky little family, and one of the first … Continue reading Our First Comic Con, Plus a Giveaway!

Geek Tattoo

You know you're a geek if you get something geeky tattooed on your body during a pop culture convention. You know you're a dork if your body rejects part of the ink. This spring, at FanX, Geeksterink was doing tattoos, so I decided to get my first one.  My sisters both have cute little hip … Continue reading Geek Tattoo

Animal Crossing Cosplay Aprons

Hey guys!  Aprons are done!  Aren't you impressed?  You should be.  If you remember, I had a heck of a time trying to find fabric; large print pink gingham and green gingham, like so: After much wailing, gnashing of teeth, shopping online, and getting my steps in at various fabric stores, my rockstar MIL found … Continue reading Animal Crossing Cosplay Aprons

Invader Zim Update

If you remember from my last Invader Zim update, Zim went from this to this: I've been working on a more permanent mouth solution (this was just a piece of paper taped on to get an idea of what I wanted).  I needed something breathable, because Sam Danger isn't a huge fan of the mask … Continue reading Invader Zim Update