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Meet AMA-Con 2015 Panelist Maryanne M. Wells

hero's journey panel

Maryanne Wells is the author of addictive book series like the Undead Bar Association. A big fan of AMA-con, Maryanne discovered the cover artist for her first science fiction / steampunk novel, The Heart’s Fire, at a past con. Don’t miss Maryanne’s presentation the Hero’s Journey on Sunday. She’ll be sharing secrets of great character writing with you.


www.MaryanneWells.com

Meet AMA-Con 2015 Vendor Ninguin Kaizer Designs

Ninguin Kaizer Designs

Ninguin Kaizer Designs is a group of 9 people who love to bring people closer in the world of all things “Nerd.”

From Card Games to Video Games, from little known fandoms to huge fandoms alike, we love it all. We do commission works for various things, if there is one that doesn’t know how to get what you want, you are almost guaranteed another one does. From traditional Art to Digital Art and handmade crafts such as mini sculptures and dolls we have a wide range of talents to suit your custom needs.

We have a published book called “Forces of the Divine” currently vol. 1 and working on 2. Our biggest aspiration for our future is to get into Video Game Design and possibly Animated Shorts.

 

Twitter : https://twitter.com/NinguinKaizerD

Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ninguin-Kaizer-Designs/279193405446258

Meet AMA-Con 2015 Vendor Kristin Vinson of Faire Treasures

Faire Treasures

Historically-inspired, handmade fantasy wear for the marvelous and mysterious! Steampunks, Victorians, Pirates & Gyspies alike should stop by Faire Treasures to find your own unique treasures.  Ladies’ lace capelets and skirts, jewelry and accessories, gentlemen’s vests and capes, hair beads for pirate and gypsies, and more marvelous miscellany.

After AMA-Con, follow Faire Treasures on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/FaireTreasures and shop online at http://www.FaireTreasures.com!

Meet AMA-Con 2015 Artist Chris Vanderford

Chris Vanderford

Chris Vanderford is a local cartoonist here in Amarillo and the creator of a cartoon entitled “Outback”, which centers on a number of Australian critters that live in the eponymous outback. His main artistic influences are Warner Bros. cartoons such as Looney Tunes and Animaniacs.

http://calamitykangaroo.deviantart.com/gallery/

OUtback Character Lineup

Panel/Presentation Announcement – Kaia Cosplay Presents: Cosplay Crafting with Kaia Cosplay

Kaia Cosplay panel

Bring all your Cosplay questions to this open Cosplay Q&A that will cover anything and everything about Cosplay! Let’s discuss the Cosplay process: from planning to crafting to going to the Con. We will have something for everyone, whether you are a longterm Cosplayer or just don’t know where to start.

Sunday, August 2nd from 12:30-1:30pm in the Regency Room Panel/Presentation Area

Be sure to like Kaia Cosplay on Facebook at: https://www.Facebook.com/kaiacosplay99

Meet AMA-Con 2015 Special Cosplay Judges Girls of Geek

Girls of Geek

Girls of Geek is a community of real geek women who empower each other while promoting local businesses and events.

They are cosplayers, web designers, video game freaks, and comic geeks uniting to promote the geek community!

As a special treat, the Girls of Geek will have some of their awesome monthly subscription boxes onsite for purchase!  Each box contains EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS with a featured model every month, plus sweet Girls of Geek swag  AND as an added bonus every month, the box will have a featured artist and business offering you a FREE goodie from their business!

For more information, please visit their website: http://www.girlsofgeek.com/ and be sure to “LIKE” them on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/GirlsOfGeek.

Panel/Presentation Announcement! “Page to Screen” with Thomas Clemmons of Robot Friday

thomas clemmons

 

Page to Screen – Learn everything you need to know about making webcomics with Robotfriday.com creator Thomas Clemmons. Thomas will walk you through all of the steps, services, programs and discipline techniques you need to know in order to get a successful webcomic up and running, as well as, give you a glimpse into the mindset of a long running webcomics professional.

Join Thomas for “Page to Screen” – a presentation about the creation of webcomics – Saturday, August 1st, at 4PM in the Regency Room.  You must purchase an AMA-Con admission armband to participate in all aspects of AMA-Con 2015, including panels/presentations.