Which of the cosplay workshops of the Dutch Cosmunity are you going to attend?
The Dutch Cosmunity will be present at the winter edition of HDCC together with four Dutch cosplayers! Especially for you these cosplay guests are organizing mini workshops at the Dutch Cosmunity stand. If you always wanted to learn how to make your own cosplay materials and attributes, then you should visit the Dutch Cosmunity stand!
Check below the cosplay guests that will attend the convention and the workshops they will organize during HDCC. Everyone is free to join these workshops and repeated during the hour.
11:30 am - Ruben Delight - Cosplay Foam 101
Ruben is a video editor and home photographer by day, and a cosplayer by night. Ruben has been a fan of cosplay for years but he has started with his own creations since 2016. His cosplays are mainly from the game Overwatch but there are many more cosplays on his wish list, from anime to comics!
He is a builder since his childhood; from Lego, cardboard till Gundam kits. The discovery of foam was therefore matched perfectly with his experience and precision. His work is therefore difficult to distinguish from the original.
Do you want to know more about working with foam, or do you have questions? Then come to the Dutch Cosmunity stand and participate in the workshop!
Instagram Ruben Delight: https://www.instagram.com/rubendelight/
12:30 pm - Mae Cosplays - Armor Painting 101
Besides her job as a tattoo artist Melanie is a cosplay fanatic. She is cosplaying since 2015 and a few times per year she attends different other conventions. Melanie thinks that the best part of cosplay is to transform into the most diverse characters. Bodypaint, armor and makeup it’s all possible!
Do you have any questions or are you curious about her tips & tricks? Visit the Dutch Cosmunity stand at Dutch Comic Con for the workshop armor painting and ask!
Instagram Mae Cosplays: https://www.instagram.com/maecosplays/
13:30 hrs. - Linda Vreeburg SFX - Wig Styling 101
Linda is a professional all-round make-up artist and is specialized in theater-, film- and drag make-up. Besides her work she has been busy with cosplay since 2013 and she has won several prizes. Her cosplays are mainly coming from video games, TV series and comics or are bald badass aliens!
Because the lessons she followed during her training and the fascination about her theater work, she has become more involved in making and styling wigs. Now she makes her own wigs, in addition to her costumes and props, in order to obtain the perfect look.
Do you have questions about your wig or do you want some tips and tricks? Come to the Dutch Cosmunity stand and attend the workshop!
Facebook Linda Vreeburg SFX: https://www.facebook.com/Linda-Vreeburg-SFX-1345119825597354/
2.30 pm - Poppy's Emporium - Cosplay Sewing 101
Eelkje is 25 years old and better known in the cosplay world as Poppy`s Emporium. 4 years ago she started a sewing course that has grown into a 'healthy' sewing obsession. In the meantime she has also completed fashion school.
She is mainly inspired by Disney and other fairy tales. Furthermore she is fascinated by everything that shines and she tries to incorporate this as much as possible in her costumes. Since the beginning of this year she is the proud owner of her own company where she designs and creates the dream-costumes of others.
Do you want to start making your own costumes? or do you want some tips and tricks? Come to the Dutch Cosmunity stand and attend the workshop!
Instagram Poppy's Emporium: https://www.instagram.com/poppysemporium_cosplay/
3:30 pm Sheling Kamkes - Cosplay Make-up 101
Sheling started as a biology teacher, but felt trapped in her job. In 2016 she made the big step to start for herself. Now she is fulltime YouTuber where she excels in the field of beauty, especially DIY, SFX makeup and grime. Recently she has discovered the world of cosplay.
Her goal is to create make-up appliance for everyone and that is what the "Cosplay Make up 101" workshop will be all about.
Instagram Sheling Kamkes https://www.instagram.com/shelingkamkes/