As part of our focus on bringing in more japanese culture content we are hosting professor Alisa Freedman from University of Oregon to do a talk on “Crossing Cultures: Japanese Trends in America, American Trends in Japan” Alisa Freedman is a Professor of Japanese Literature, Cultural Studies, and Gender at the University of Oregon, the Editor-in-ChiefRead More
Kamon Tari is a New Mexico based artist, model, twitch streamer, and cosplayer. She specializes in promotional cosplaying and charity work. With over 3 years of professional experience, Kamon Tari has judged numerous costume contests, ran panels, and hosted a variety of events at cons around the US. When she is not assisting clients, sheRead More
Sheri is a 28-year-old costume designer, cosplayer, entertainer, reenactor, and all around geek, located in the Pacific Northwest. She is also what is lovingly referred to as a ‘Super Fan’ – one of those elusive and obsessive people who latch onto an author and fawn upon their every written word. Thus was the case forRead More
Fandom PDX is comprised of two summer and winter pop culture fan conventions in Portland, OR.
Hail and well met, my dudes! I’m a Northwest-based cosplayer and designer who loves to celebrate the joy of cosplay. I hope you all have a lovely MiyakoCon, and come to party with me at Cosplay Figure Drawing and Horror Stories of Cons Past! You can check out my casual cosplay via my facebook page,Read More
I’m a small time cosplayer that started back in 2009. I’m mainly located in the Pacific NW and have only attended conventions in Oregon and Washington. I have quite a bit of experience with running panels such as the Cosplay Improv Show and a few fandom panels like Soul Eater: Meister Madness.
A stand-up comedy and panel chat show that explores a random topic and then wraps things up with a game. Airing Saturdays at 11 pm on channel 21 (Comcast), 32 (Verizon), and on Youtube!
Named after King Théoden from LOTR, Theo comes by his nerddom honestly. Theo is an enthusiastic gamer and would someday like to be a coder or game maker (not the kind in Hunger Games). He enjoys monster creation and art, and can frequently be found playing his PSVR.
Contessa Paxton Timmerman is an accomplished craftswoman, working in many mediums including writing, knitting, crocheting, watercolours, charcoal sketches, and designing costumes. Her costuming talent began in 1986 at Gavilan College in Gilroy, CA. Contessa is an award-winning quilt designer. She has been quilting and sewing for over 30+ years. Contessa’s love of conventions began inRead More
Year one of MiyakoCon they hosted the Lip Sync Battle! Year two of MiyakoCon they hosted the Sweet Improv Dance Challenge! This year, they have the pleasure of hosting both! Sweet maple panda hopes you will come join them for some great music and dancing to rock your day.