Jackie Craft

Guest

Jackie Craft has been designing costumes and patterns for cosplay since 2014. In this short time her two goals of creating inclusive and beginner friendly patterns have helped her aid others in joining the cosplay community. Competing on SyFy's Cosplay Melee was a special moment for Jackie and she took the opportunity and ran with it. Going on to create Simplicity Pattern Company's very first all foam female cosplay pattern that works for women from sizes 6 to 22. She has a line of her own you can check out at Jackiecraftcostumes.com.

Jackie has also worked for many companies to bring their characters and props to life spanning from Versus Evil's Banner Saga, Nintendo's Splatoon and Blizzard's Hearthstone.

 

 



THU 3:00p.m.: Jackie Craft Q&A (45 mins.)

Room: DOGWOOD (2nd Floor, Left) Rated: Everyone

Produced By: Jackie Craft


Come talk to Jackie about anything and everything. She will talk about her industry job experience with Nintendo, Blizzard and making patterns for mainstream sales. She will also cover materials she's worked with and what are her consistent go to's. There will be questions taken throughout the panel so step up if you have something that's stumped you in your own progress or you are brand new looking to jump into the cosplay community.


Speaking: Jackie Craft

Category: Discussion Panel

 



FRI 2:00p.m.: Maker's Panel (45 mins.)

Room: WILLOW (1st Floor, Front) Rated: Everyone

Produced By: Jackie Craft


Watch Jackie Craft create a foam armor piece live. She will take questions from the audience as she works so you can be sure to leave knowing how to create one yourself.


Speaking: Jackie Craft

Category: Discussion Panel

 



FRI 6:00p.m.: Jackie Craft Q&A (45 mins.)

Room: PALM (1st Floor, Front) Rated: Everyone

Produced By: Jackie Craft


Come talk to Jackie about anything and everything. She will talk about her industry job experience with Nintendo, Blizzard and making patterns for mainstream sales. She will also cover materials she's worked with and what are her consistent go to's. There will be questions taken throughout the panel so step up if you have something that's stumped you in your own progress or you are brand new looking to jump into the cosplay community.


Speaking: Jackie Craft

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SAT 1:00p.m.: Let's Talk About You For A While: FX and Cosplay (45 mins.)

Room: WILLOW (1st Floor, Front) Rated: Everyone

Produced By: Jackie Craft; Russ Adams


Russ Adams was on a reality-based effects (FX) competition television program. Jackie Craft was on a reality-based Cosplay competition television program. Both are experts in their crafts and have been watched by viewers around the world. In a switch though, they didn't come to ALL-CON to be passively watched. They came to talk about you and your projects; your ideas; your accomplishments. If you have something to show off or are stuck on how to progress on one of your own creations, they are going to discuss it with you in front of the audience so that others may learn from your skills or questions.


Speaking: Russ Adams; Jackie Craft

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SUN 11:00a.m.: Pattern Mechanics (45 mins.)

Room: ADDISON LECTURE HALL (2nd Floor, Right) Rated: Everyone

Produced By: Jackie Craft


Jackie Craft created Simplicity Pattern Company's very first all foam female cosplay pattern that works for women from sizes 6 to 22. She has a line of her own you can check out at Jackiecraftcostumes.com ... This weekend Jackie is at ALL-CON to share with you her tips for original patterns (and how to adjust existing ones) and overall pattern mechanics.


Speaking: Jackie Craft

Category: Discussion Panel

 



SUN 2:00p.m.: The Reality Behind Reality Television (45 mins.)

Room: MAPLE (2nd Floor, Back) Rated: Everyone

Produced By: Jackie Craft; Russ Adams


Russ Adams was on a SyFy channel reality based effects (FX) competition television program. Jackie Craft was on a SyFy channel reality-based Cosplay competition television program. They are at ALL-CON to answer your burning questions about reality television and just how real edited it might really be. The competition is genuine and fierce, but is the production?


Speaking: Russ Adams; Jackie Craft

Category: Discussion Panel