Capricon 33 has ended

Posted on 16th June 2013 in Uncategorized

If you are looking for the upcoming Capricon, Capricon 34 — The 4th Dimension, you can find that page at this link:

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Posted on 21st November 2012 in Uncategorized

February 7-10, 2013

Westin Chicago North Shore

Wheeling, Illinois

Author Guest of Honor: Daniel H. Wilson

Artist Guest of Honor: Karen Ann Hollingsworth

Fan Guest of Honor: Helen Montgomery

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Programming for Capricon 33 is online

Posted on 4th February 2013 in Uncategorized

If you want an advanced look at the code behind all the Programming that will take place over the course of the four days of Capricon 33, you can take a look at all the different panels and events by following this link:


Karen Ann Hollingsworth, Capricon 33’s Artist GOH is sharing her skills!  Karen will be hosting two hands-on panels.  Come prepared!  We will have some extra supplies on hand if you don’t.

Intuitive Watercolor Painting – Saturday, 11:30 am-1:00 pm – Botanic Garden B
Recommended supplies:
Pan Watercolor set: any size whatever you can afford or have.
Pismacolor colored pencils any size whatever you can afford or have. ( NOT the watercolor ones)
Clayboard panel ultra smooth surface: 9×12 or smaller again whatever you can afford.

The Eraser Is Your Friend – Saturday, 2:30 pm-4:00 pm – Botanic Garden B 
Recommended supplies:
Drawing Pencils: Prismacolor/Turquioise 4H, 2B, 5B,9B
Smudgy sticks
Faber-Castell Eraser Pencils ( two pack available @ Hobby Lobby)
Pentel Clie Eraser
PaperMate Tuff Stuff Eraser Stick( if you can’t get  any of this others this is a must have. Available at Blick’s, Staples, Office Depot, Micheal’s etc.)
Sharpener: Dahle , two hole pencil sharpener. Square plastic sharpener with black and yellow  cap. Blick’s has them.
Sketch paper: I recommend 9×12 Biggy Sketch pad from Blick’s

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Goat Droppings: The Official Blog for Capricon and Phandemonium

Posted on 21st November 2012 in Uncategorized

Check here for the latest information about Capricon and Phandemonium.

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