Contest Winners at CONvergence 2014

CONvergence features many different competitions for members to show off their creativity, art and performance skills! Here are some of the talented winners from CONvergence 2014!

Art Show

The CONvergence Art Show features artwork of all kinds from across the country! Each year, CONvergence members vote for their favorite pieces. Here are CONvergence 2014 Art Show Winners!

Best Amateur Piece
Green Dragon Mask by John O’Brien Schroeder

Best Professional Piece
Dragons of Fate by Ruth Thompson

Best Amateur Collection
Dawn Remus

Best Professional Collection
Sarah Clemens

Best In Show
Will the Serpent Be Unbroken by Mark Roland

Iron Pen

Contestants of Iron Pen write a 100-word story based on a surprise prompt item. Here are the winners for CONvergence 2014 Iron Pen!

First Place
A Love So Fake, Even The Flowers Were a Fake by Rachel Maccabee

Second Place
The Fairy Trap by Alex Urvand

Third Place
Kelldra’s Gift by Marguerite Krause

MasterArtist

Amateur artists are invited compete for the title of CONvergence MasterArtist by creating an original piece based on a prompt within a specific time limit and using a defined medium.

2014 MasterArtist
Jacklyn Hedlund

2014 MasterArtist Winner Jacklyn Hedlund

Masquerade

CONvergence Masquerade is one of the premiere events of the convention, showcasing the talents of costumers spanning all skill levels, from novices to masters. Here are the winners of the CONvergence 2014 Masquerade!

Best in Show
Allister in Womanland: The Queen’s Retart

Allister in Womanland: The Queen’s Retart Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Novice
Last of the Cybermen

Last of the Cybermen Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Journeyman
Queen Elsa of Arendelle

Queen Elsa Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Master
Freya Crescent

Freya Crescent Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Performance
Von Trapping with the Von Trapps

Von Trapping with the Von Trapps Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Re-Creation
Win a Date with Flemeth, Witch of the Wild

Flemeth, Witch of the Wild Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Interpretation of Theme
Demona

Demona Photo by Peter Verrant

Best Workmanship
Mini Katniss

Mini Katniss Photo by Peter Verrant

Judge’s Choice
Wonderous Woman
The Hop
Astrid from How to Train your Dragon 2
Inspector Gadget
Arronax Sisters
The Venture Brothers Villains

Masquerade winner photos by Peter Verrant.

Posted in Art Show, Artists, Masquerade, Writers
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