Program Item Descriptions
Panels with code "LEP" fall in the realm of "LepreCon Events"
This category includes topics and activities specifically associated with LepreCon itself. Old favorite events like Meet the Pros, the auctions, the masquerade etc., are grouped under this category of programming.
LEP 001: SFTube Talk
with Lee Whiteside
The latest news and information on current and upcoming genre TV shows. From the new Doctor Who to the end of Enterprise and everything in between.
Participant: Lee Whiteside
LEP 002: At the Movies
Freebies & Previews sponsored by Barry Bard
We don't have to tell you what this one is all about! Once again, we'll be showing some great movie trailers and giving away all the free goodies we can carry. Thanks, Barry!
Participant: Craig Dyer
LEP 003: Convention Evaluation
LepreCon XXXI Review
Now that the convention is over, use this opportunity to tell the convention committee what you thoughts are about LepreCon XXXI.
Participant: Larry Vela Billy Bishop Paul Tanton
LEP 006: Art Show Walk-Thru
with Guests of Honor
Location: Other Location
Join Art Show Director Ray Gish and our esteemed artist guests of honor Dave Dorman and Sarah Clemens as they walk through the Art Show, enjoying and interpreting the entries.
Participants: Dave Dorman Sarah Clemens Ray Gish
LEP 007: Ask Bear
Q&A with the Special Artist GoH
Our Special Artist Guest of Honour will answer questions about himself, his projects, and prop building in general.
Participant: Bear Burge Dana Ginsburg
LEP 008: Explore the Art of Dave Dorman
The Artist GoH
Our Artist Guest of Honour will show and answer questions about his art and work thru his carreer.
Participant: Dave Dorman
LEP 009: For the Love of It
A Look at Sarah Clemens, Local Artist GoH
Our Local Artist Guest of Honour will share her work from within the genre.
Participant: Sarah Clemens
LEP 010: Meet Kevin J. Anderson
The Author GoH
Our Author Guest of Honour will introduce himself, his projects, and answer questions from those in the audience.
Participant: Kevin Anderson Rebecca Moesta
LEP 011: Meet the Pros
Come mingle with your favourite speculative fiction professionals. We will also announce the winners of the film festival!
LEP 012: Filk Concert
Presented by the Phoenix Filk Circle
The talented Mitchell Burnside Clapp will be performing.
Participant: Mitchell Burnside Clapp
LEP 015: Masquerade Signup & Walkthrough
Location: Opera House
Masqueraders will register and be advised of everything they need to know to be part of our Saturday Night Masquerade -- rules, expectations, helps and hints, dos and don'ts, et cetera.
Participant: Margaret Grady
LEP 017: What's That Byte?
Presented by VelaVision
Come join the fun as VelaVision runs a What's That Sound?-style game where all of the soundbytes are from speculative fiction!
Participants: Larry Vela Mike Cassidy
LEP 019: UFP's Sci Fi Jeopardy
Presented by United Federation of Phoenix
Join The United Federation of Phoenix for SciFi Jeopardy and test your knowledge on all things Sci-Fi. We've also got brownies and some some great prizes thanks to Barry Bard.
Participant: Lee Whiteside
LEP 021: 30 Years of LepreCon
Past committee members and chairs of LepreCon gather to reminisce about the early years of the organization and its conventions.
Participants: Bruce Farr Jim Webbert Doreen Webbert Ken St. Andre Greg Brown
LEP 044: ASFA Regional Meeting
Open Board Meeting
See what ASFA is all about at this open board meeting.
Panels with code "DEM" fall in the realm of "Art Demonstrations"
This category deals with demonstrating techniques and practical aspects of creating your work.
DEM 001: Artists' Fingerpainting
Come see your favourite artists create fingerpainted masterpieces, some of which might end up in the charity auction!
DEM 029: Low Cost Set Building
Join the Arizona 501st as they show you some low cost set building techniques.
Participant: Dune Sea Garrison
DEM 033: Face Casting
Body Casting 101
Learn the basics of body casting during this face casting demonstration.
Participants: Dana Ginsburg
DEM 049: Printing 101
Learn about print runes, remark, and artist proofs.
DEM 050: Printing 201
Learn how to choose a printmaker source and the type of paper to use.
DEM 067: Costume Dungeon
Location: SWCG Suite
Have a pattern you'd like suggestions on? Need some help with some part of your costume? Come get advice, assistance, or just come sew on your outfit! A real hands-on workshop with several Costume Guild members available to answer your questions!
Participant: Southwest Costumers Guild
DEM 068: Do You Need a Sense of Closure?
Are buttonholes or zippers too complicated and have you flummoxed? Come learn about several alternatives to keep it together, and prevent your costume from, er, malfunctioning.
Participants: Frances Burns Diane Harris Jean Palmer
DEM 069: Pirate Raid on a Thrift Store
Don't sew? Here's how you can put together a swashbuckling outfit with a minimal budget.
Participants: Frances Burns Edouard Mesert Diane Harris Jean Palmer
DEM 081: Belldance Costuming
Learn how to make part of an authentic bellydance costume, following historic methods.
Participant: Paula Lary
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