Divine Creations Cosplay - Marlie

Marlie of Divine Creations Cosplay Duo has cosplayed for seven years! She has over 20 awards from cosplay competitions in the Midwest and West Coast, including 1st Place Masters at Dreamhack San Diego 2023, and 1st Place Masters at Soonercon 2023. She loves to cosplay anime, Nintendo, and pop culture.

04:00 PM | Location: Boomer A

Corsets Don't Work That Way: Myths About Historical Clothing

This just in! Experts confirm that you can breathe just fine in a corset. Join us to take a look at the historical inaccuracies about clothing in popular books, TV, and movies (ahem, Bridgerton). Learn about the modern-day workarounds used to present these onscreen, onstage, and in our wildest imaginations.

Moderator: Daniel Erickson

Panelists: Daniel Erickson, Divine Creations Cosplay - Marlie, Divine Creations Cosplay - Allison, Demi Gray, Britt Alfred

Tracks: Cosplay, Costuming & Fashion, History, Pop Culture & Entertainment, General Interest, Film & TV

10:00 AM | Location: Embassy Hotel: Crimson Meeting Room

3D Printing for Cosplay

With 3D printing on the rise, many cosplayers are incorporating it into their process. But how? Is it as simple as downloading files and finding a 3D printer? What's the difference between paying a print shop and finding a makerspace?

Moderator: Collin Salmonowicz

Panelists: Stellae Cosplay, Collin Salmonowicz, Divine Creations Cosplay - Marlie, Divine Creations Cosplay - Allison, SkylineStars

Tracks: Cosplay, Costuming & Fashion, Maker, STEM

Noon | Location: Boomer B

Beyond the Con: Cosplaying in the Wild

Is it time to take your cosplay into the wild? There are many ways cosplay can be used beyond conventions: charity work, comic-shop events, educational programs, tabletop role-playing games, gatherings, and more. Panelists discuss suitable locations for cosplay activities, strategies for navigating positive versus negative attention in public spaces, the logistics of organizing outdoor photoshoot gatherings, and more.

Moderator: Thousand Faces Cosplay

Panelists: TattedSith Cosplay, Thousand Faces Cosplay, Prince.pastel, Divine Creations Cosplay - Marlie, Carousel Cosplay/Padme Peaches, Divine Creations Cosplay - Allison

Tracks: Cosplay, Costuming & Fashion, Culture & World Affairs, General Interest

01:00 PM | Location: Oklahoma G

Cutthroat Iron Cosplay

The showdown returns! Four cosplayers have 30 minutes to quick-construct the best costume with the provided materials. Basic cosplay materials are provided along with some not-so-basic options to use, as well as a secret theme and required materials. The audience is the judge of this creative contest. May the best cosplay win! (Supplies provided)

Moderator: Buck Berlin

Panelists: Miss OoLaLa, Alice-of-Hearts, Divine Creations Cosplay - Marlie, Buck Berlin, Lollalotus, Divine Creations Cosplay - Allison

Tracks: Cosplay, Costuming & Fashion, Gaming, Maker, Art, Pop Culture & Entertainment