Ask A Puella Magi

Panels 2 :: Saturday -- 15:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Have you ever found yourself wondering what it's like to be a magical girl? Fighting witches and wearing cute frilly dresses? Well the wait is over! The main heroines from everyone's favorite anime Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica are ready to answer all of YOUR questions! /人?? ?? ??人\


Cosplay 101: Intro to Armor

Panels 3 :: Friday -- 19:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Armor. One of the most intimidating words for a new cosplayer. Not anymore! Come arm yourself with knowledge of a slew of techniques such as pepakura, EVA foam, and thermoplastics and gain the knowledge needed to tackle that dream cosplay.


Cosplay 101: Mold Making

Panels 2 :: Monday -- 11:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Created a prop and want it in a different material? Need to create multiple duplicates of it for a group or a piece that matches another one exactly? Then come learn about mold making! This course will cover the basic concepts of silicone mold making and its application in cosplay.


Cosplay 101: Scratch Building

Panels 3 :: Sunday -- 9:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Have a dream prop you want to build, but no instructions? No problem! Learn the basics of creating your own props, from measuring to the final paint, using easily sourced materials from your local hardware store.


Face Your Cosplay Fears

Panels 3 :: Saturday -- 19:00

1 hour

Photography OK, but no video recording.

Suitable for All Ages

Too scared to heat up your glue gun? Don't know how to deal with haters? Cosplay can be very intimidating, but it's also a lot of fun. Hosted by cosplayer Luluko, this is a safe space where all cosplayers can ask any cosplay question and get an answer.


Hetalia 18 + : Q & A

Panels 3 :: Sunday -- 23:00

2 hours

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

18+ (audience must be 18 or over, ID will be checked)

You know them, you love them, and now it is time to ask your questions and maybe get some skeletons out of the closet. Your wonderful host Antonio representing Spain will host a panel with many other nations to answer your questions and receive your dares. So come prepared and ready to laugh.


Homestuck: Improvapalooza!

Panels 1 :: Saturday -- 14:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

16+ (not recommended for those under 16)

Head down to our Homestuck Improvapalooza panel! It??s a funny improv show, with your favorite characters from the comic we all know, Homestuck. You can participate by giving words/ideas to the current leader of the show. Then watch and laugh as the show unfolds before your very eyes!


MakoHaru "Free!" fan panel!

Panels 4 :: Sunday -- 18:00

1 hour

Sponsored by shirtlessharu.tumblr.com.

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

16+ (not recommended for those under 16)

Everyone's favorite swim club boys appearing in real life to fulfill all your fan-fiction dreams. (With "Shirtless Haru" as Haruka and "Jshenobi" as Makoto) Haru and Mako will be taking character questions, preforming character dares and much more!


Night Vale Fan Panel

Panels 1 :: Saturday -- 20:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Ever wanted to ask your favorite WTNV character a question between radio recordings? Come join us for an ask panel featuring a fan-interpreted cosplay cast of Night Vale citizens! Please note that we are NOT affiliated/endorsed with or by Commonplace Books.


Sewing: How to Read Patterns

Panels 3 :: Sunday -- 16:00

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Can't figure out those darned sewing patterns? Let me teach you how! I'll show you how to read the packaging, how to know how much fabric you'll need, what all the weird symbols mean, how to tell which pieces you need, and even how to fit it all back in the envelope!


Wig Styling

Panels 4 :: Friday -- 17:00

2 hours

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

16+ (not recommended for those under 16)

What are wigs? Where did they come from? What do they want! Wigs are an important part of cosplaying and can make or break a costume! Join us to find out what you can do to befriend and tame these strange creatures.