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August 15 (Gen Con Day Three)

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

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The costume contest is on Saturday.  This Clone Trooper
needed  help walking around because he could not
see out of his vistor too well.

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Every year they have a huge costume parade around all of the
convention halls.

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This was by far the best costume.

She made ALL of the costume herself, even crafting
the plastic elements.  It took over a year to make.

Her wings are naturally down, until….

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She pulled these strings and made her wings expand…

Very cool.

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I won my game of Killer Bunnies and got to meet
the game designer!

(He signed a 8×11 carot card for me)

August 14 (Gen Con Day Two)

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

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Beautiful statue based on Serra Angel card in Magic the Gathering.

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This is just ONE of the many gaming areas.

This is for collectable card games only.

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This board was hand crafted for war miniatures.

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This is a gaming area just for Dungeon and Dragons

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These fellas recreated the Battle of Hoth

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Cardhalla after just one day.

August 13 (Gen Con Day One)

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

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I got into the vendors area early… thanks to my press pass.

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This is Cardhalla.

Volunteers build card houses for the first three days.
Saturday night, people throw coins and destroy the card
houses.  The money goes to charity. 

August 12

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

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Still enjoying cookies daddy made the night
before school.

August 11

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

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Brave soldiers getting on the bus for the
first day of school.

August 11a

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

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They survived the first day of school!

August 10

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

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Pretty black-eyed-Susans in the garden

August 9a

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

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One of the kids took this really cool picture
of the kitchen ceiling.

It is so well composed…