Fan Expo SF 2022 Experience

Hello from San Francisco! It was so great to be able to attend Fan Expo SF 2022 this year. Although it was a shorter con for me, since I had flown in late from Thanksgiving travels, but it was still a fun con to attend and be part of. So, what are we waiting for?... Continue Reading →

SiliconSJ 2022 Cosplay

SiliconSJ was a DREAM! I mean, one of the highlights of a Maker con like SiliConSJ is definitely the cosplay. And man was the cosplay game strong at this one. I was also particularly excited for this con, as I had been preparing for a couple weeks to share my Sandman / Dream cosplay (more... Continue Reading →

Con Stories SiliconSJ 2022

Hello from SilconSj! The Skkawliens are back. Well, this Skkawlien. I’m excited to share my adventures from this epic con this year, and I can say I had a blast. As with every con, I’m going to be sharing one memorable story from each day. Each post will be updated on each day of the... Continue Reading →

SDCC 2022 Cosplay

SDCC 2022 was just phenomenal. Aside from all the show floor announcements, surprises, and exclusives (galore!), one of the biggest things our team enjoyed was meeting all the epic cosplayers there in person. SDCC for us, was all about the people, and the cosplay encountered on the show floor represented that in a huge way!... Continue Reading →

My Mando Experience

Star Wars Celebration 2022: This is The Way to My Mandalorian Experience Star Wars Celebration 2022 (SWCA22) was epic. Definitely one of the cons I'd say that will go down in my con-experience history. For me, it was all about the Mando. Let me explain. If you’ve been following SKKAW.BLOG via social media or here... Continue Reading →

WonderCon 2022: We’re Back (Mostly)

Reunions. That’s what was happening all around me at WonderCon 2022. Everywhere I went, on the exhibition floor, by the fountain, or by the other fountain, in hotel room lobbies, in parking lots, in COVID-19 vaccination check lines, people were reuniting. It became familiar: the tap-dancing of the feet, accompanied by the slight bird-like tilt... Continue Reading →

Building my own Darksaber

They say that part of a padawan’s Jedi training is to build a lightsaber. But why settle for building an ordinary lightsaber, when you can build a Darksaber. Also, I'm a true beskar loving Mando fan so there wasn't a question on which lightsaber I'd build. With that said, last year in preparation for SiliconSJ... Continue Reading →

SiliconSJ 2021 Cosplay

Skkawliens! We were so grateful to have been able to attend SiliconSJ 2021 in person this year. We’re also so grateful to have been able to meet so many talented and amazing cosplayers there. I mean, what would SiliconSJ be without its awesome cosplayers!?! Why, we even tried our hand at cosplaying this year ourselves... Continue Reading →

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