Marta is a young cosplayer based In Poznan, Poland. She’s been making costumes for 4 years now and she loves creating fantasy and sci-fi armors. She made costumes such as Nova from StarCraft, Diana from League of Legends or Mercy from Overwatch. From time to time she works in a gaming industry as a cosplayer, she’s known for creating costumes for the Polish publisher CENEGA, she was at the Overwatch All Starts event as D.Va and she also worked for gaming company Artifex Mundi. Her main goal is to popularize creating handmade costumes, respect to other people’s work and having fun. While she’s a guest at the conventions abroad, Marta always tries to help new cosplayers create their own costumes and she gives advices. She’s not afraid of a heat gun, sanding tool or working for hours. Her favorite part of the convention is jugding the cosplay contest and meeting talented people
Ivy Doomkitty is an Internationally recognized Cosplayer, Artist, Gamer, and Published Model, based in Los Angeles, California. Ivy has been an avid fan of comics and gaming since childhood, and has been attending conventions for over 13 years. In the last 6 years, Ivy has delved into the world of cosplay, fascinated with the creativity of it as well as being able to show her love of her favourite characters through this medium. Since then, she has quickly risen to become one of the most sought after cosplay artists for conventions throughout the world.
Ivy was also a cast member of IGN's Hero Makeover and featured as a GUEST JUDGE on the Syfy Original Series, "Heroes of Cosplay", was the cover model for "Cosplay Culture" magazine, and has modeled for various companies, including Pinup Girl Clothing. She is also podcasting regularly via gaming channel, Videogame Bang Podcast. Ivy is the advocate in the cosplay world for body acceptance and "cospositivity", championing the movement.
She uses this passion to create her own costumes, create a positive impact in the cosplay community, and is actively supporting various charity organizations, such as Kitt Crusaders. She strives to show others in the community that you can do something you love, regardless of gender, skin color, sexual orientation, body shape/size, age, etc.