The Goblin King’s Masquerade Ball

The Goblin King’s Masquerade Ball

Saturday evening, disguise yourself and dance with the fairies and goblins! (13+) A night of music and merriment featuring . . . Frenchy & the Punk S.J. Tucker   DJ Glenn Russell DJ Glenn Russell will take you back in time . . . or forward in time . . . to...
Buffalo Bill’s Weird West Show! (18+)

Buffalo Bill’s Weird West Show! (18+)

Presented by Cap’n Lennox As many of you will already know, Buffalo Bill applied to be part of the 1893 Chicago Exposition, but was denied. That didn’t stop old Bill; he just set up a tent right outside the World’s Fair and sold his own tickets for...
Kanzashi (13+)

Kanzashi (13+)

Presented by Janine Wardale Materials Fee $2 if you are participating, but free to observe. Kanzashi: The Japanese Art of Fabric Folded Flowers. Kanzashi are hair ornaments used in traditional Japanese hairstyles. The term kanzashi refers to a wide variety of...
Make Your Own Mini-Book

Make Your Own Mini-Book

Presented by Mary Prince Free (tips accepted) Learn how to make a mini-book, and make your own at home. In this workshop you can make your own softcover book which tells the story of how to make a book. The accordion-fold format makes it easy to design and assemble...
Create a Fairy Tiara (13+)

Create a Fairy Tiara (13+)

Presented by Mary Prince $10 fee for materials if you are participating, but free to observe. Create your own tiara from a headband and trims. You can create a tiara worthy of a fairy ball. Use wire-wrapping or hand sewing to decorate a headband with an assortment of...
Steampunk Clothing Exchange

Steampunk Clothing Exchange

Hosted by Mari Rice, Chicago Green Theater Alliance, & Creative Chicago Refuse Exchange. Not sure what to wear to a steampunk convention? Tired of items in your wardrobe? Are there items that longer fit items in your wardrobe thanks to the pandemic? Then bring...