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July 10-12, 2015
Radisson Hotel, High Point, NC 
www.con-gregate.com 

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Sunday, July 12 • 10:00am - 10:50am
Costuming Vs Cosplay

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Semantics? ...Or is there a difference? And if so, what is it? And, how do fans educate each other on which they consider (think) they are doing? 


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Tedd Roberts

Science Guest
Tedd Roberts is the pseudonym of a neuroscience researcher whose interest in public education and brain awareness has led him to write science fact and fiction with the goal of accurate, yet enjoyable brain science. His professional research has gained recent international attention for the development of a specialized "neural prosthetic" with the eventual goal of restoring human memory function by bridging damaged brain areas and reconnecting... Read More →

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JT the Enginerd

Science Guest
Jen “The Enginerd” is an all-purpose geek.  She obtained her Masters of Science in Engineering Mechanics with a focus in biomechanics from Virginia Tech in 2013.  Her research focused on animal locomotion and included the analysis of beetle respiration and helping construct a platform to measure the force produced during an insects jump.  She also hopes to obtain a Masters of Education in Instruction and Curriculum in the near future as... Read More →
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Tom Hutchens

Costuming Guest
In 2007 Tom founded the Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club here, with NC’s “Talon Clan” being the organization’s first chapter.  Years of hard work would gain the club recognition by Lucasfilm LTD. as the “Elite Mandalorian Costume Organization”.  Tom has lent his knowledge of Mandalorian character, armor, and culture to help collaborate on various Star Wars books, as well as being a writer for... Read More →
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Cheralyn Lambeth

Media Arts Guest
Cheralyn Lambeth is a professional costume, prop, and puppet builder whose work includes feature films (The Muppet Christmas Carol, Evan Almighty, Leatherheads, The Hunger Games, Max), television (Dinosaurs!, Homeland), interactive properties (Paramount's Star Trek:  The Experience at the Las Vegas Hilton, Titanic:  The Movie on Tour) and books (Haunted Theaters of the Carolinas, The Well-Dressed Puppet... Read More →
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Mark MacDicken

Performing Artist
Professional entertainer for over 30 years, Mark MacDicken performs comedy magic as the eccentric wizard “Flabbergast.” As well as being an accomplished actor and comedy magician, Mark is also a top-notch puppeteer and balloon sculptor. Formerly known as Spiffy the Clown, he has performed at hundreds of family celebrations, as well as theme parks, fairs and festivals, company picnics, summer recreation programs, mall events, and on... Read More →
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Jennifer McCollom

Media Arts Guest
Professional make-up artist, Jennifer McCollom got her start in Theatre through both high school and college. She graduated from UNCG with a BA in Theatre and a minor in Physics. Her first professional film was Taking Liberty filmed in Winston-Salem, NC. Then it was on to local favorites Dead Inn and Last Lives.  Jennifer followed up her local work with a trip to LA to study at the Westmore Make-up Academy.  | | Her work on the smaller... Read More →
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Angela Pritchett

Media Arts Guest
Angela Pritchett is an author, costumer, YouTube Show Host, Actress, Makeup Artist and all around crazy person for all the stuff she juggles. | Her stories have been published in numerous anthologies and she has even written a cookbook (Shut Up and Eat! The Unofficial Doctor Who Series Ate Cookbook.) | She has worked on many films as an actress and special fx makeup artist including Plan 9 (the remake of the original Ed Wood film), The... Read More →


Sunday July 12, 2015 10:00am - 10:50am
Provincial A

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