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Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab

Cosplay Closes out Fiber Arts Hangout at Bennett Drive FamilLab – The Cosplay curious came out for a presentation on Cosplay, from Idea to Iteration, by Aleysha Arce.[1] How to build the Cosplay of your dreams (or that perfect Halloween costume for your son or daughter), step by step, including:
1) Deciding what to build; 2) Research; 3) Budget; 4) Shopping; 5) Toolbox; 6) Planning; 7) Assembly; 8) Finishing; 9) Troubleshooting; 10) Show off!

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A Very ODD Weekend…

I attended a fiber arts festival in Kissimmee called “Orlando Distaff Day” (ODD).  There were so many fascinating machines, and so many 3D-Printed objects: Niddy Noddys*, notions boxes, drop spindles*, and more.  In conversation with various people about the amount of 3D-printed merchandise and tools available, one commented, “oh, yeah, 3D-Printing is revolutionizing the fiber arts!

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