ComicCon-ing: Pensacon Panels about Cosplay

Mrs. Nola Nerd Couple sometimes cosplays at cons.  Me, not so much.  Mainly, because…well, I don’t know why.  Laziness probably.  What I need to do is to go to a few of these panels so I can put my ideas to real cosplays.

Friday

Demystifying Cosplay: Official Pensacon cosplay guests Kimber Lee, Hythrall, and Cami Roebuck will talk about how cosplay is really for everyone, not just the sartorially gifted. This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 2:45 pm.

Cosplayers Guide to Convention Survival:  Cosplaying is hard work.  This panel will share experiences on how to make it to the end of con by having a fun and safe time.  This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 4 pm.

Wig: Purchasing, Caring for, and Styling: A great cosplay often depends on a great wig to complete the look.  Go to this panel to learn more!   This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 7:45 pm.

Saturday

Armor Crafting:  Learn how to turn PVC board into armor. How cool is that! This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 11 am.

Makeup and Cosplay! Cosplay makeup is an artform to itself.  Katherine Koenig and Paige Huges will give you advice how to enhance your cosplay through makeup! This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 1:30 pm.

Cosplay Posing: Official Pensacon cosplay guests Eitaya Designs, Miyu Miyu Cosplay, Rikativity, and LEONHART.cosplay will instruct people to pose for photography. Safety will probably be a big part of this panel’s discussion as well. This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 2:45 pm.

Sunday

Using 3D Printers and Other Machines for Cosplay and Art: Vinyl cutters, CNC routers and 3D printers can be used for cosplay and this panel discusses how.

Kids and Families in Cosplay:  The family that cosplays together stays together!  Besides everyone will swoon at how cute your family is.  Go to this con discuss how to get the whole family involved.  This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 4 pm.

Ladies of the Legion: Rebel, Imperial or Mando?  This panel will discuss creating female and gender neurtal costomes from the Star Wars Universe. This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room A at 5:15 pm.

Using 3D Printers and Other Machines for Cosplay and Art: Vinyl cutters, CNC routers and 3D printers can be used for cosplay and this panel discusses how.This panel is located in Grand Hotel 1st Floor Room C at 5:15 pm.

 

Of course, there will be Cosplay Contest Saturday from 8-10 pm at the Saenger Theatre (doors open at 7:30).  You did have to pre-register to enter (registration closed Tuesday).

Again, all information about Pensacon is in their guide and in their fantastic app which is available for Andriod and iOS.  We highly recommend you download it!!!

 

 

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