Monthly Archives: May 2015

Official AMA-Con 2015 Hotel Announced

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Exciting news! Amarillo’s Wyndham Garden is the official hotel of AMA-CON 2015. The hotel is holding a limited number of nights for AMA-CON guests Friday through Sunday, July 31 through August 2, at a special rate of $99 per night. This rate includes one of Wyndham’s excellent guest rooms, access to onsite amenities such as the fitness room and indoor pool, and a hot breakfast in the morning. To take advantage of this opportunity, call 358-6161 and ask for the AMA-CON rate.

Thanks so much to Wyndham for supporting AMA-CON and Friends of the Amarillo Public Library!

 

Meet AMA-Con 2015 Special Guest Far Away Creations

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Far Away Creations is a husband and wife owned practical effects studio based in Loveland, Colorado.  They have contributed to films including “Paul”, “Fanboys,”, and “The Lone Ranger”.  Their type of practical effects primarily include costume, prop, and set design while they have plans to become more involved with makeup effects and creature design.   During their 16 years so far in the industry and hobby they have supplied custom works for fans, enthusiasts, reenactors, and cosplayers.  Their goal is to become more involved in the film industry as well as offering their talents and services to various contractors anywhere from video game prototyping and promotion to themed venues.  They also travel with their life size replica movie sets or interactive displays to conventions for self promotion as well as providing photo opportunities for convention goers.

Please like them on Facebook: Far Away Creations

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