Sara Felix

Sara Felix is a Hugo Award-winning mixed-media artist working in inks and tiaras. She creates a weekly tiara for Tiara Tuesday and also hosts giveaways on the FB group Concellation. She is a two-time Hugo base designer and Lodestar award designer. She is the president of ASFA, the Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists, and the head of publications for Chicon 8.

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1:00 PM | Location: Boomer B

Top Priority: Self-Care for Artists

If you want to be a productive and happy artist, self-care is a must! If you're not healthy, happy, rested, fed, and hydrated, your work can suffer. Our panel discusses things to do to make self-care a part of your daily routine!

Moderator: Sara Felix

Panelists: Sara Felix, Blair Bartlett - Alternate Realities Studio, Rubiee Tallyn Hayes, Carolyn Kay, Tall Chick Cosplay, Scott Zrubek

Tracks: Health & Wellness, Art

5:00 PM | Location: Embassy Hotel: Bedlam 1 Boardroom

Ink Pendant Make-and-Take

Join Sara Felix and make a pendant with alcohol inks! Space themed or just abstract colors, the inks are vibrant colors that have a mind of their own. You will take away a necklace and pendant that you create! (1 hour. Limit 10 participants. $15 fee.)

Moderator: Sara Felix

Panelists: Sara Felix

Tracks: Maker, Art, Workshop

11:00 AM | Location: Boomer B

Fandom Past, Present, and Future

Conventions have been happening, officially, since 1939's Worldcon. But...why? Panelists share nerdkind's lore about con traditions, the history of sf fandom, and how congoers today are defining pop-culture trends and building new media markets.

Moderator: Larry Nemecek

Panelists: Larry Nemecek, Aaron Bossig, Sara Felix, Tim Frayser, Kimber, Paula Helm Murray

Tracks: General Interest, History, Pop Culture & Entertainment, Culture & World Affairs

2:00 PM | Location: Embassy Hotel: JQH Boardroom

Build a Tiara

Join Sara Felix in a tiara-making workshop. Follow along, or make it your own. She will show you the basic techniques to make a gorgeous tiara fit for any fae prince or princess. (2 hours. Limit 14 participants. $20 fee)

Moderator: Sara Felix

Panelists: Sara Felix

Tracks: Art, Maker, Workshop

10:00 AM | Location: Embassy Hotel: JQH Boardroom

Build a Tiara

Join Sara Felix in a tiara-making workshop. Follow along, or make it your own. She will show you the basic techniques to make a gorgeous tiara fit for any fae prince or princess. (2 hours. Limit 14 participants. $20 fee.)

Moderator: Sara Felix

Panelists: Sara Felix

Tracks: Art, Maker, Workshop