Scenario: The news is full of reporters warning you to prepare for the worst winter storm since the 70's...that you could be stuck in your house all week! There's pandemonium at the local grocery stores as bread, eggs, and milk fly off the shelves. Maybe you're out there, too, or maybe, like us, you stayed... Continue Reading →
10 Life Skills We Learn Through Cosplay
Cosplay is frequently viewed as a purely recreational hobby. True, ultimately we’re just a bunch of derp-faces in capes and tights, but cosplaying can provide you with skills you may, in fact, use in everyday life. Capes optional. 1. Patience. Growing up we often hear the expression, “patience is a virtue.” When creating costumes, this... Continue Reading →
Nerdy Minds Wants YOU for Costume & Prop Tutorials!
Are you a costume and/or prop maker extraordinaire? Maybe you pour weeks and months worth of blood, sweat, and tears (all likely literally) into cosplay... Maybe you discovered how to make one really awesome prop by way of crazy random happenstance... or maybe you have the ability to transform anyone's face into anyone else's by way of... Continue Reading →