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Relive the Fun from Cogs Con 2013

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Cogs Con 2013 was a day to remember. Congratulations to the Associated Student Body and Cogswell’s Comic Creation Club on an outstanding job. Everything ran smoothly and there was definitely a lot going on.

Thanks to all of the amazing exhibitors who shared their talent and products at Cogs Con 2013. A great big shout out goes to:
Amigurumi Crafts, Michael & Ahnthony Sardi, Halzee Herms & Katie Fortune, Tiger’s Tangibles, Ratgirl Productions, Sugar Clay Cafe, Creepy Town Miniatures, Yobanja, Amelia Davis, Gaz Davis DeWolfe, Ronin Collectibles, Rackage, L. Planas, Jackie Lo, Jasmine Ho, Handy Lee, Simplexity, Cogswell College Game Club and our special guest, Bordin Marsinkul of Hyper Booster Studio!

Watch one of the costume contest videos on Cogswell’s Youtube Channel and then check out the others while you are there.

Cogs Con 2013 Coming Soon!

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

It’s time to spend some time in Nerd’s Paradise. Join us at Cogswell College on Saturday, April 27, from 10AM to 6PM for Cogs Con 2013 – a celebration of everything that makes our student body special. Visiting artists, alumni and students will fill the Dragon’s Den with their handiwork and considerable talents. Admission Tickets are $5 online and $10 at the door.

In addition to the displays of art, games and craft items a host of activities are scheduled throughout the day. Check out the exhibitors already confirmed.

Scheduled Activities Include:

Character Design Panel

Special Guest: Bordin will be hosting a panel on character design, how it’s done and his creative process. Depending on how tired his hands are, he may be able to demo his unique art style.

Magic the Gathering Draft:

Cogswell’s Friday Night Magic club will be hosting a draft tournament of the Gatecrash expansion. The tournament is open to EVERYONE will be Single Round Elimination. The entry fee is only $3.00! The prizes may range from a fat-pack, to half a booster box!

DND Delve:

For those who enjoy table-top gaming we will have an experienced Dungeon Master who will be bringing pre-made characters and a quick delve for anyone interested. There will probably be a limit of 5 players.

C4 Lottery Raffle:

Just like last year, Cogswell Comic Creation Club will be having a huge raffle that will be held near the end of the event. Tickets will be cheap 1 for $1 or 12 for $10! We will have a variety of cool prizes so don’t miss out!

Masquerade Event:

Fan of anime and good at imitating your favorite character? Then take part in the Masquerade Event. Just like last year we will be judging you on creativity and skill. Display the craft of Cosplay well and you may just win some amazing prizes.

Concept Art Demo:

Cogswell Seniors Frankie Perez and Kyle Sewnarain will be hosting a live demo of character and environmental concept art! Watch as the use their knowledge of art and design to create fantastic pieces and talk about what it means to work as a concept artist!

DATE:  Saturday, April 27

TIME:  10AM to 6PM

WHERE: Cogswell College, 1175 Bordeaux Dr., Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Tickets $5 online and $10 at the door

Photos from CogsCon 2012