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2015 Convention Summary

I said at the end of 2014 that I wasn’t going to be writing any more in-depth convention reports because they just take too much time, but I had fully intended to continue writing short summaries or something about events and shows. But I ended up doing 22 events in 2015 and apparently didn’t have the time or energy for even that.

Photo from Kuronekocon 2015.

Photo from Kuronekocon 2015.

This is pretty late for a year end thing, but I wanted to write something about 2015 anyway. This post is 4,238 words long, which is really weird because that’s about the length of my shorter solo con reports.

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Con Report: Jet City Comic Show 2014

The con season for me ended this year with Jet City Comic Show, November 8th in Tacoma, WA, and while the show has always been a slow one for me, it was still a quieter end to the season than I’d have liked. Oh well!

Fake Lemonade Stand @ JCCS 2014.

Fake Lemonade Stand @ JCCS 2014.

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Con Report: Bellingham Comicon 2014

Right on the heels of Geek Girl Con was Bellingham Comicon on October 18th, a small, one-day affair up near Bellingham, WA, though more accurately, it took place at the Ferndale Events Center in Ferndale, WA.

Honestly, I wasn’t expecting much out of it, especially since the other one-day comic show in the area I’ve done, Jet City Comic Show, has been thus far unimpressive. But hey, overhead was low and I’ll do most shows at least once… And I ended up being totally blown away by how amazing BCC was.

Bellingham Comicon, go!

Bellingham Comicon, go!

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Con Report: Geek Girl Con 2014

Coming up on my thirteenth convention of the year, and especially after a very busy August and September, con fatigue has been setting in hardcore.

Thankfully, Geek Girl Con — a two-day show, October 11-12, in downtown Seattle — was small and local: something low-stress and low-key after a flurry of busy or out-of-town shows.

Peddlin' my wares~

Peddlin’ my wares~

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Con Report: Rainfurrest 2014

Three days after Rose City Comic Con was Rainfurrest, the furry convention in Seattle, or more accurately, in Seatac, at the Seatac Airport Hilton and Conference Center.

I was hopeful for a busy weekend, especially since RCCC was a bit of a bust. Last year was nice for the most part, but I wasn’t working at capacity on commissions, which make up a vast majority of the business at fur cons. This year went off to a similar start — it’s officially a four-day show, but still not a lot of people show up Thursday. I got my wish pretty quickly once Friday rolled around though…

Animal people are great people.

Animal people are great people.

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