Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 32: May 25 - 28, 2018 Missoula, Montana

Vandy Hall

MisCon 32 Attending Professional

Vandy H. Hall is a multi media artist and glass blower from Wilsonville, Oregon.collages /drawings /paintings, & coloring books. Vandy went to school for art history and sculpture, has interned at the Smithsonian Institution, been a teaching assistant at the Corning Museum of Glass, and has traveled North America and Europe to blow glass and participate in viking and medieval reenactments and museum demonstrations. Vandy lives on a small farm near Portland, Oregon, with her family, cats, goats, and chickens. Vandy also enjoys hiking to waterfalls, rock climbing, juggling, & aerial circus arts.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Fri 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Meet the Artists, Dragon Pavilion (1)
    Panelists: Rob Carlos, Tony Gregori, Vandy Hall, Lee Moyer, Nikki Rossignol, Rikki Simons, Jeff Sturgeon, Andy Vanoverberghe, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons

    Here's your first opportunity to meet and hang out with MisCon 32's artists. You can talk art, ask questions, have a cup of coffee, get things signed, whatever you want. Just come hang out.

  • Break Fri 2:50 - Sat 1:00
  • panel Sat 1:00 - 2:50 PM, Artists' Corner, Monster Tent (1)
    Panelists: Rob Carlos, Tony Gregori, Vandy Hall, Nikki Rossignol, Rikki Simons, Jeff Sturgeon, Andy Vanoverberghe, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons

    Hang out with some of MisCon's artists as they draw, paint, or play around with whatever catches their interest. Want to bring your own art materials and make your own stuff? Please do. Want to ask questions about anything art-related? Now is your chance. Just want to eat a sandwich and watch Rob Carlos draw some awesome dragons? Come have a seat. This is an informal hangout session--come and go as you like, or drop in for a few minutes between panels.

  • Break Sat 2:50 - Sat 5:00
  • panel Sat 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Artist Pictionary, Ballroom C
    Panelists: Rob Carlos, Vandy Hall, Nikki Rossignol, Jeff Sturgeon, Andy Vanoverberghe

    Watch our artists duke it out in a game of Pictionary.

  • Break Sat 5:50 - Sat 7:00
  • panel Sat 7:00 - 7:50 PM, Virtual Reality Live Art, Atrium
    Panelists: Vandy Hall, Nikki Rossignol, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons, Lacy Zee (Vox Moxxi)

    Come watch past Artists Vandy Hall, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons, Nikki Rosignol, and Lacy Zee create live 3D art using the Game Cage VR. Watch the magic unfold as they create a masterpiece of fire, snow, laser ribbons, and more.

  • Break Sat 7:50 - Sun 1:00
  • moderator Sun 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Basics of spinning, Demo Tent (8)
    Moderator: Vandy Hall; Panelists: Ruth Frey, Vandy Hall, Rebekah Leib

    Spinning with a drop spindle. Students will learn the basics of how to draft and spin wool using a drop spindle, and take home a spindle and wool to practice with. $10 fee including spindle and wool.

  • moderator Sun 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Needle Felting Basics, Demo Tent (8)
    Moderator: Vandy Hall; Panelists: Vandy Hall

    Felt your own pokéball! Learn the basics of needle felting with this simple project. Use wool to felt your very own pokéball, and take it home along with felting needles, and foam. $10 fee including wool, felting needles, and foam pad.

  • Break Sun 2:50 - Sun 4:00
  • panel Sun 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Making Money With Your Creativity, Rocket Tent (1)
    Moderator: Valhalla's Workbench ; Panelists: Valhalla's Workbench , Nina Alviar, Erik Evjen, Vandy Hall, Nikki Rossignol

    Have you ever wondered how to successfully make a income from your hobby or craft? Join several professionals who will tell you what you need to know!

  • Break Sun 4:50 - Mon 11:00
  • panel Mon 11:00 - 12:50 PM, Artists' Corner, Monster Tent (1)
    Panelists: Rob Carlos, Tony Gregori, Vandy Hall, Nikki Rossignol, Rikki Simons, Andy Vanoverberghe

    Hang out with some of MisCon's artists as they draw, paint, or play around with whatever catches their interest. Want to bring your own art materials and make your own stuff? Please do. Want to ask questions about anything art-related? Now is your chance. Just want to eat a sandwich and watch Rob Carlos draw some awesome dragons? Come have a seat. This is an informal hangout session--come and go as you like, or drop in for a few minutes between panels.