CON.ECT CONVENTION 2019





A LITTLE MORE ABOUT CON.ECT

Con.ect 2019, the Eastern Cape’s premier fan & geek convention is taking place this year at the Nelson Mandela University Madibaz Indoor Sports Centre.

DATE: 5 & 6 October 2019

Tickets will be available on both days at DOOR ONLY.
WEEKEND PASS: R140
DAY PASS: R80

Get ready for another weekend of Geek Culture! Gaming! Cosplay! Crafts! And so much more!

#Conect2019 #PortElizabethGeekConvention




CRAFTY ARTS



Ever wanted to dress up?
Play out the role of your favourite fantasy character?
Well now is your chance!

Come along to Crafty Arts and let us help you recreate your costume using a wide variety of materials we have in store.
We stock EVA foam, Worbla moldable plastic, Worbla moldable “glass”, Urecoat, Skin Tite, Alja Safe, Dragon Skin and many other products that can help you transform yourself into the chosen character.

Visit us:
* In store @ 41 6th Avenue, Walmer, Port Elizabeth
* Online
* On Facebook #craftyartssa

WORKSHOPS

Saturday, 5 October – 13:15-15:30 – Prosthetics
In this workshop you will learn how to mould and cast silicone appliances (silicone nose, chin, wound, finger, etc), use Skin Tite to apply these slicone appliances and which products to use to colour and blend them.
You will receive a kit including:
* Skin Tite
* Silicone appliances
* Application tools

Sunday, 6 October – 14:00-18:00 – Basic moulding and resin casting



THE DUSKWOOD FORGE



We are two brothers who have been cosplaying before we even knew what it was. Costume and prop builders, we’ve spent years trying to refine our craft.

Visit them on Facebook #Theduskwoodforge

Workshop

Saturday, 5 October – 10:00-13:00 – Helmet creation




SEW CREATIVE



At Sew Creative we are passionate about sewing.  Learn to sew with us and see how easy it is to be creative.  Always fun, always Sew Creative.

Our teaching style is relaxed, professional and interactive to ensure the learner achieves maximum benefit and outcome from attending any of our courses.

Visit them on Facebook #sewcreativepe

Workshops

Saturday, 5 October – 15:45-18:00 – Intro Sewing Skills
Sunday, 6 October – 10:00-14:00




WORKSHOP SUMMARY



Saturday, 5 October
10:00-13:00 – The Duskwood Forge – Helmet creation
13:15-15:30 – Crafty Arts – Prosthetics
15:45-18:00 – Sew Creative – Intro sewing skills

Sunday, 6 October
10:00-14:00 – Sew Creative
14:00-18:00 – Crafty Arts – Basic moulding and resin casting