Archive for the 'TusCon' Category

TusCon 45 Panel Steampunk Starter Kit: Introduction to Steampunk Costuming for the Beginner

 

Come join these fun and talented Steampunks as they give a great Introduction to Steampunk Costuming for those new to the Genre

please leave any questions you would have asked and at TusCon 46 I’ll make sure to ask!

Participants: Madame Askew, Dr. Sparky McTrowell, CI Erasmus Drake, DiAngele Augustus, Gaius Augustus

Other great links:

TusCon 45 (2018) https://tusconscificon.com/index45

And check out the look into TusCon 46 (2019) https://tusconscificon.com/

http://www.madameaskew.com/

http://www.drakeandmctrowell.com/

Plus more to come for TusCon 45!

If you enjoy our shows please check out Patron only episodes and rewards at https://www.patreon.com/cppn

Also keep an eye at the new things on our Twitch channel:  https://www.twitch.tv/creativeplayandpodcast

 

Read Full Post »

TusCon 45 Panel Elements of Plot: What we are stuck with, and how to use it

This November we got to enjoy this interesting panel on writing elements of plots from a group of fantastic writers!

Participants: Linda D. Addison, Jim Doty, Janie Franz, Kathryn Lance, Cynthia Ward

Is it all just Joseph Campbell's journey? Can we tell a story without meet cutes? Why is only one word in the chart French?

https://tusconscificon.com/45guide#prog/id:1839

please leave any questions you would have asked and at TusCon 46 I’ll make sure to ask!

Other great links:

TusCon 45 (2018) https://tusconscificon.com/index45

And check out the look into TusCon 46 (2019) https://tusconscificon.com/

http://www.cith.org/linda/

https://authorjaniefranz.wordpress.com/

http://www.jldoty.com/

http://www.klance.com/

http://www.cynthiaward.com/

Plus more to come for TusCon 45!

If you enjoy our shows please check out Patron only episodes and rewards at https://www.patreon.com/cppn

Also keep an eye at the new things on our Twitch channel:  https://www.twitch.tv/creativeplayandpodcast

Read Full Post »

https://www.tusconscificon.com/

It's great to have a killer plot and a well designed world, but your readers are going to spend a lot of time with these people, how do you make them worth it?

Join these great panelists is the discussion of how to create compelling characters Participants: 

Ron Collins http://amzn.to/2B0VCIJ

 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=B00W4CKKN4&Format=

Erika Lewis http://amzn.to/2hNhXoE

 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=0765381389&Format=

H Paul Honsinger http://amzn.to/2zSLxzq

 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=B00DQUKZMY&Format=

Jill Knowles http://amzn.to/2z1IAJJ

 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=B00466H36I&Format=

 David Van Dyke http://amzn.to/2B1TS25

 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=B01N7MWOU1&Format=

 

 

Read Full Post »

Our midnight game at TusCon with Aaron, Robert, Earl, Ian and me. I apoligise we were all sleepy but we had fun!
Hard case has a three AM Run for us Chummers...
 
No really after all day at the Con we gamed way too late into the night. It was great!
 
 
 

Read Full Post »

The Hero's Journey, what is it, how does it relate to western psycology, and how can you use it to create compelling stories?
 
Earl Billick
URL: iaaatucson.org/earl-billick/
 
Michael A. Candela
URL: www.michaelcandela.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-candela-34800233
IMDb: nm0133701
Facebook: mcandela3
Twitter: @MichaelCandela
 
Linda Addison
URL: www.lindaaddisonpoet.com
Instagram: https://instagram.com/nytebird45/
Facebook: linda.d.addison
Twitter: @nytebird45
 
Weston Ochse
URL: www.westonochse.com
Facebook: badasswriter
Twitter: @westonochse
 
Janni Lee Simner
URL: simner.com/
Facebook: janni
Twitter: @jannileesimner
 
Beth Meacham
Twitter: @bethmeacham
 
Tamara Boyens
URL: www.tamaraboyens.com/
Twitter: @TamaraBoyens
 
 
Book reccomendations:
 
 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=193290736X&Format=

 
 

q?_encoding=UTF8&ASIN=1518637825&Format=

Read Full Post »

Proven methods of developing your characters by William Herr and Jay Smith.
URL: www.williamrherr.com
Facebook: W-Herr-211483592268575
Twitter: @snarf005
URL: zebrapix.wix.com/jaysmithaudio
Twitter: @jayandrewsmith
 
Displaying IMG_2420.JPG

Read Full Post »

We had a great time at TusCon 43 and wantedto make sure we shared the great panels and events with those who couldn't be one of the 500 ticket holders. I hope you enjoy this: An Hour with George R. R. Martin!

 
TusCon 43 Hour with George RR Martin on Saturday, November 12. Moderated by the ever awesome Scott Glener! (Twitter: @ScottGlener)

 
untitled2.png

Read Full Post »

The first part can be seen in video form HERE in our youtube channel!

How do they keep coming up with new and entertaining ways to kill fictional characters?
Guests: Yvonne Navarro, Weston Ochse, Seanan Mcguire, Eric Flint and James Breen.

 

Read Full Post »

It's Alive! Bringing your Cosplay to life!
From TusCon 42 in Tucson, Our friends Jenn Lopez & Amber Martin as they cover their tips and tricks to kicking your Cosplay to the next level!
AJ1.jpg
AJ.jpg

Read Full Post »

-