What got you into cosplay?
My "big brudders" wanted to take me to my first con... and they wanted it to be memorable. plus, they figured I'd be perfect for all those shy little anime girls...
What was your first costume and why?
Shia from Pita Ten:
my 'big brudder' Todd picked it out... those guys are all Pita Ten fanatics...
What is your favorite costume and why?
Gothic Sports... it's so comfortable and fun to play soccer in! ^_^
Do you have a dream costume you'd like to make?
Something really dark and elaborate... I would just die of happiness!
What has been your most memorable cosplay experience?
35+ fanboys ^_^
Do you participate in masquerades?
What was your best masquerade experience?
Dancing with my #10 fanboy in my Shia costume/ MegaTokyo tshirt... *swoon*...
Have you won any awards for your costumes?
2nd place in the advanced individual cosplay contest at No Brand Con 2008 as Re-L Mayer...
and 1st place in the advanced group contest at No Brand Con 2009 as Witch Hunter Robin and Amon
Tell us a little about yourself
I'm pursuing a BFA in Illustration at Columbia College Chicago; love drawing, writing, and reading. I enjoy dressing up, especially in cosplay, golita, and historical styles.
My favorite anime
Pita Ten, The Wallflower, Saikano, Ergo Proxy, Last EXILE, Witch Hunter Robin, Busou Renkin, Baccano, Elfen Lied, Vampire Knight, Samurai Champloo, Samurai X [Kenshin], Trinity Blood, Blood+, and many, many others