Category Archives: Costuming

Meet the Maker: Undead Arts FX

Undead Arts FX brings the dead to life at Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con this year, with a Zombie Research Outpost! Ellie Willingham, the artist and prop maker behind Undead Arts FX, has been part of Gulf Coast Makers … Continue reading

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Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016 Program Now Online!

Our 2016 Gulf Coast MakerCon event program is now available for your browsing – and downloading – pleasure! See the event layout, and check out our great list of exhibitors by booth number in the program or in this separate … Continue reading

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Introducing the Gulf Coast MakerCon Costume Plank Walk!

In celebration of our 5th Maker Festival Birthday, we bring you the first ever Gulf Coast MakerCon Costume Plank Walk! Why a “Plank Walk”?  Because we’re Makers and we Made it Up.  Also, our mascot Skully is a Maker Pirate and Plank … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Gypsy’s Weavings

We are excited to welcome Gypsy’s Weavings back to Gulf Coast MakerCon. Bethany “Anakhet” Blascoe has ventured into fun new territory with her hand crafted chainmaille jewelry and accessories.  We asked her to tell us more about her work and what she is bringing to … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Dawn McPherson, of Dawn’s Leather Treasures

We met Dawn McPherson, of Dawn’s Leather Treasures,  at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival recently, where we were absolutely floored by her incredible artistry.  We’re super excited that she’s able to join us at this year’s Gulf Coast MakerCon event, and … Continue reading

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