So instead of writing about my cosplay updates and showing you guys lots of progress pictures, I decided to do something different this time and just make a vlog instead! Find out how I chose this cosplay, take a tour around my messy workspace, and see what I’ve been making!
I finally got around to editing and adding pics of my Nathan Drake and Zombie Princess Bubblegum cosplay! I have such great memories wearing both of these to Wondercon. With Drake, it meant so much to me when people noticed my leather craftsmanship and shared their love of Uncharted with me. For PB, I loved that kids would point to me and say “It’s Princess Bubblegum!!” and sometimes get a little scared once seeing that I had a zombie face. Hope you enjoy these as much as I did wearing them!
Like many great shows (ahem, Firefly), they don’t really get discovered by fans until they’re off the air and it’s too late. Geek Love, a show from TLC is a perfect example of this. Sadly I am one of those people who didn’t know about this show until only recently, but I absolutely love it. It’s one of the first shows I’ve seen that gives you an accurate glimpse into the geek life – whether it’s being passionate about Star Wars, cosplaying, or feeling awkward.
After a super fun Friday at Wondercon, I had no problem waking up bright and early for another geek filled day. But instead of putting on yet another Star Wars T-shirt, today I was going as… dun dun da dahh… PIKACHU! Here’s my original concept art for it. Professional, I know! Continue reading →