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Concept Art, Design and Illustration Studio
Chozen Studios has been an industry leader producing innovative and dynamic work in the comic book, illustration and concept design field for more than a decade. Chozen studio artists, Brenda Weeks and Hugh Rookwood have worked closely with some of the great talented leaders of the comic book industry working on projects for image comics, Dark Horse, Mattel and Hasbro for toy concept design projects. The studio’s versatility has enabled it to partner with companies such as Mattel and Hasbro for toy concept design projects. As a full-fledged illustration studio, Chozen Studios has also provided clients with customized illustrations for a variety of projects and events.
Hangar 19 (Grande Prairie) will be facilitating E-Game Tournaments at A-Con 2020. Stay tuned for more details of offerings and registration information.
Collectibles & Laser Engraving
Jordan Giesbrecht (Grange Prairie) creates handmade leather dice bags, colouring booklets, stickers, and other delightful nerdy goods! Crafted to be fun, functional, and memorable
The 501st Legion is an all-volunteer organization formed for the express purpose of bringing together costume enthusiasts from around the world under a collective identity within which to operate. The 501st Legion seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes, to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events, and to contribute to local community through costumed charity and 100% volunteer work
RENEGADE ARTS ENTERTAINMENT
Jeff Martin is an award-winning cartoonist from Edmonton, Alberta, and is definitely not a robot. His works include the Hockeypocalyspe series; the historical comedies Redcoats-ish: Jeff Martin's War of 1812 and Redcoats-ish 2 published by Renegade Arts Entertainment; the long-running webcomic HEAT: The Space Age of Pro Wrestling; the all-ages graphic novel Wrestlemon; Where Is Zog?, originally published online by Heavy Metal, and his newest project, the webcomic Hell, Inc. When not at comic book conventions, he can usually be found in the section of his living room that he refers to as his “comics bunker,” which doesn't make him sound crazy at all
F A U X
Jaysen Knight has been a supporter of A-Con from the beginning and is thrilled to be returning to High Level for our next convention. If you have comic collections that you would love to get assessed, Jaysen does offer this service. Expect another impressive display of comics this year!
Velvet Hand Designs
Original art creations, paintings, drawings, storefront window paintings, gifts, children's decor artwork
F A U X is a character artist local to Grande Prairie, AB. With over twelve years of artistic experience and nearly ten years of tabletop roleplaying and Game-Mastering under his belt, F A U X’s creative style leans heavily into the realm of high fantasy. Whether it’s finding the perfect pre-made D&D character, designing a custom one just for you, or even just chatting about the latest episode of Critical Role, F A U X is passionate about sharing his love of fantasy with anyone and everyone. Instagram: @_fa.ux_
FOOD TRUCK (High Level)
Ash-Born Crown is a hobby business local to Grande Prairie, AB. A life-long nerd of many persuasions, Beth specializes in handmade fashion jewelry and nerd-culture accessories. With 9 years of theatre experience, creating the perfect accenting pieces for cosplay is one of her favourite thing to do. She will gladly take custom orders for anything from replica props to magic items.
FOOD TRUCK (GP)
dutch wharf fish & chips
FOOD TRUCK (Spirit River)
Sweet Convenience is Edmonton's award winning candy store. We have been bringing American Sweets and Treats to #yeg since 2014 and we are super excited to be a part of Aurora-Con this year. At our booth your will find those retro candies and treats you thought were gone forever like Astro Pops, Tart N Tinys, Butterrum Life savers and more. You will find crazy sodas like Buffalo Wing, Ranch Dressing, Peanut Butter and Jelly but also retro favourites like Tahiti Treat. We will have all your favourite American guilty pleasures like Fruity Pebbles, Spray Cheese, Goober and so much more.