Tag Archives: Gulf Coast MakerCon

Meet the Makers: Pinellas STEM Academies

We’re happy to be joined by Pinellas STEM Academies at Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con, this year, showcasing the inventive spirit of Pinellas County youth!  Laura Spence, K-12 STEM Specialist for the Pinellas County School District, who will be … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Eerie Florida

We all know about Florida Man, of course, and Carl Haissen , Tim Dorsey and Dave Barry do an excellent job parodying Florida’s unique legacy of weirdness.  But here in Tampa Bay, we’ve got Eerie Florida, sharing “Chilling Tales from … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Gypsy’s Weavings

Gypsy’s Weavings has been a devoted participant in both Gulf Coast MakerCon & Pinellas Comic and Maker Con since the beginning, so we’re happy to welcome her back to our combined Gulf Coast Maker & Comic Con event on March … Continue reading

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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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Save the Date: Gulf Coast MakerCon & Pinellas ComicCon Join Forces for March 24, 2018 Event

First, thanks to everyone for their warmth and understanding about our need to cancel our April 8th event this year.  Your patience as we’ve worked to reschedule Gulf Coast MakerCon has been deeply appreciated. In looking at our different options, and … Continue reading

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