I've only ever actually made it to two Faeriecons before now, but every year I'm away, I have a twinge of longing to be there. Here's a little walk down memory lane.
|My dear friend Lindsey Hooten and I dressed as Plague Faeries for the Bad Faeries Ball 2009|
|Magical twinkling lights at one of the balls, 2009|
|Toby Froud with the incomparable Ignatz trying on a mask from Mythical Masks from Misc. Oddments|
|RenaeTaylor's booth in Philadelphia the first year of the convention, 2007|
|The ever luminous Wendy Froud wearing a beautiful Parrish Relic, 2007|
|A sketch drawn for me in the front of my copy of Kinuko Craft's book, 2007.|
So yes, Domythic Bliss and The Beautiful Necessity blogger Grace Nuth (me!) will be at Faeriecon this upcoming weekend, happy to chat and meet and reunite with kindred magical spirits.
And also to make an announcement.
Kim Cross, editor of Faerie Magazine, contacted me a little while ago and asked if I would be interested in helping out with the magazine as a contributing editor. I gave her an enthusiastic affirmative. We are working on the last finishing touches to put together issue 24, and I'm very excited with the content and the enchantment therein.
So if you see me at Faeriecon, say hi! I may blush madly or stumble over my words (I tend to communicate way better online...hence why I am a blogger!) but I'll be thrilled you said hello! Look for me in the following ensembles for
And stay tuned to the blog even if you can't make it to Faeriecon for my follow-up posts!