Cosplay at the Expo
Calling All Novice and Master Cosplayers and Costume Makers...
Come on out to Original Sewing & Quilt Expo at the Suburban Collection Showplace on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 11, 12 & 13 for all things Cosplay.
Wear Your Costume on Saturday!
If you’re a maker, wear a Costume or Cosplay design and receive FREE General Admission to the Expo on Saturday. Whether you’re an historical figure, a princess, a hero or heroine, a villain or side-kick, come strut your stuff and enjoy a bit of Cosplay fun...even win cash.
Cosplay Runway Show & Contest with Cash Prizes!
Commentated by Kristie Good, author of Epic Cosplay Costumes
Cosplayers, Reenactors and Costumers are invited to walk the runway in the Cosplay Show & Contest on Saturday at 3:00 on the Expo Stage.
Click here for the Contest Entry Form and details. Entry Deadline is Thursday, November 11th at 12:00pm ET
The judged contest is comprised of two categories:
The Novice Category winner will receive $100 cash and gift bag of Cosplay products and tools. Runner up will receive a bag of Cosplay products and tools.
The Expert Category winner will receive $200 cash and a gift bag of Cosplay products and tools. Runner up will receive a bag of Cosplay products and tools.
Stage Presentation: The Wild World of Cosplay
with Kristie Good, author of Epic Cosplay Costumes
Kristie Good (aka Karmada) will share insider tips for creating your own cosplay designs, from hand-sewn garments to armor made with Worbla and EVA foam. She is full of cosplay knowledge, from technical skills to history, and will be ready to answer questions from the audience. Saturday at 1:00 on the Expo Stage
Epic Cosplay Costumes on Display
See a selection of costumes on display at the Expo on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Featuring:
Kristie Good aka Karmada Cosplay
Emily aka Luna Lady of Light Cosplay
Aaron Ingraham aka Aaron Cosplay
Cheryl Sleboda aka SewMuchCosplay
Product Demos and Sewing Supplies
Shopping, shopping, shopping! Experience retail therapy inside the Exhibit Hall where you’ll be surrounded by an incredible selection of machines, tools, fabrics, notions and patterns.