​Attendees of Costume College 2017 – In need of hotel accommodations

As most of you know by now, we are sold out of our block of rooms at the Warner Center Marriott. And the hotel only has a few very expensive, suite level rooms left. So here are a few options in the surrounding area…

2017 Guest Teacher Announcement

ANNOUNCING OUR GUEST TEACHER FOR 2017: JEZ ROTH When I started looking around for a special guest teacher for Costume College 2017, my first thought was to bring in cosplay, since I was fascinated by the cosplayers doing Game of Thrones and Outlander characters. And…

We’re Looking for Teachers for 2017 Costume College

During the last couple months, we were asking students on the Costume College Year-Round Forum on Facebook what kind of classes would they like to see offered. It was predominantly historical but I also asked everyone for more SciFi/Fantasy/Cosplay ideas. In the next month…

Costume College 2016 Lost & Found

A number of items were turned into Lost and Found at the Information Desk during Costume College 2016. If you are missing something please check with Eileen Smolenski at cgw.prez@nullgmail.com, she has a lovely collection just waiting to be claimed.

Why does Costume College Need Volunteers?

WHY DOES COSTUME COLLEGE NEED VOLUNTEERS? By Valarie LaBore August 7, 2016 When I first came to Costume College (aka “CoCo” by many long term attendees) in 2003 I kept hearing “volunteers, we need volunteers”. Since I was so new to the world of costuming, and to…

After Party: 2016 Wrapup Meeting & 2017 planning

Hello everyone! It’s time for the after party! When all Costume College attendees and CGW members are invited to gather, discuss Costume College 2016 and help Heather Pritchett (2017 Dean) kick off the road to Costume College 2017! Please join us for a lively…