James Hayes

MisCon 31 Attending Professional

Greetings! My name is James Hayes. I have many hobbies and Talents . In 2017 I will once again reprise my roles as Riddle Master and Brew master. I am currently working on becoming more talented at steam punk costuming and you may see something from me in this area this year. I ran the Quest last year and we are currently working on a new one for this year as well as other amazing projects. I love to sing and to play games. I will once again bring song books and participate in the Filk. I believe that an event can not grow without new Ideas ! So Bring yours ! Hope to see you all there!--------------------- Your friend James.

Greetings! My name is James Hayes. I have many hobbies and Talents . In 2017 I will once again reprise my roles as Riddle Master and Brew master. I am currently working on becoming more talented at steam punk costuming and you may see something from me in this area this year. I ran the Quest last year and we are currently working on a new one for this year as well as other amazing projects. I love to sing and to play games. I will once again bring song books and participate in the Filk. I believe that an event can not grow without new Ideas ! So Bring yours ! Hope to see you all there!--------------------- Your friend James.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Fri 7:00 - 7:50 PM, Temporary Technical Difficulty Panel, Ballroom C
    Panelists: Butte Magic , Cheeky Geeky Vaudeville , Eekie and Snow Cosplay , Ministry of Magic , Montana Melee , Realm of Stygia , Realms of Avalon , Summit Gaming , Valhalla's Workbench , Christian Ackerman, Josh Aronoff, Darla Babcock, Justin Barba, Philo Barnhart, Jason Benner (El Capita'n), Daniel Bensen, Carol Berg, Pete Berg, Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie), David Boop, Jill Bowers, Rob Carlos, Robert Chenoweth (Bob), C.J. Cherryh, Clay Cooper (Ol Scratch), Aaron Douglas, Claire Eddy, Henry Edwards, Kyle Elliott (Big Kyle), Spencer G. Ellsworth, Erik Evjen, Eric the Excellent, Jane Fancher, David Farland, Amy Farrington, Justin Farrington, Eric Scott Fischl, Stewart Fleming (AoF), Deby Fredericks, Ruth Frey, Manny Frishberg, Julie Frost, Ann Gimpel, Gail Glass, James Glass, Tod Glenn, John Goff, Tony Gregori, Hugh S. Gregory, Vandy Hall, Becky Harouz, James Hayes, Randy Henderson, Lane Heymont, J.K. Hinther (GinnyJones), Michael Hodges, Jason A. Holt, Mary Beth Horvath, Matt Horvath, Meradeth Houston, Andrea Howe, Fiona Jallings (dreamingfifi), Crystal Jones, Esther Jones, Frog Jones, James Jones (Sir James), MaryAlice Jones (Mistress Azira), Reid Jones, Elliott Kay, Sanan Kolva, Rebekah Leib, Kendra Lisum, Todd Lockwood, John Logan, Tundra Malamute, Matt McAdoo, John McDonald, Rob McDonell (Illuminati Rob), Gene Mealey, Charles D. Moisant, Kevin Nielsen, Erika Noble (Eekie), Tim Nydell, Peter Orullian (Rock Lord), Guy Pace, L.F. Patten (Laurey), J.A. Pitts, Nick Plantz, Carter Reid, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Nikki Rossignol, Ira Sather-Olsen, The SCA, Greg Schneider, Keith Seyffarth, D.L Solum, Brooke Stanley, Jeff Sturgeon, Patrick Swenson, Lord Albion The Wayward Minstrel of Eir Du, Melissa Thompson, Tex Thompson, Peter Wacks (pjwacks), Krista Wallace, Dean Wells, Jason Williams, Danica Winters, Emmett Worthey, John Wright, David Yake

    This is a temporary panel. We are having technical difficulties with the schedule (it won't list panelists unless they are scheduled for panels on the public side of the site). We created this fake panel just so we can get every panelist on the schedule.

  • Break Fri 7:50 - Fri 9:00
  • panel Fri 9:00 - 11:50 PM, Filk Away!, Yellowstone
    Panelists: James Hayes

    Come try your hand at Filking! You don't have to participate, but you'll probably want to. What's filking? Its a sort of impromptu mishmash of folk or popular music with a science fiction/fantasy twist. Come see for yourself--it'll be fun.

  • Break Fri 11:50 - Sat Noon
  • panel Sat Noon - 1:50 PM, Cordials , Liqueurs and Potions III, Madison
    Panelists: James Hayes

    This panel will be a continuation of the last two years’ classes on how to take cheap alcohol and make it into a delightful beverage for serving at parties or given as gifts. This year we will focus on Lime Vodka, Kummel (An Arabian spice liqueur), and a Pear liqueur. I will provide you with a list of references and will demonstrate how to make these Liqueurs . Recipes will be provided and samples may be available to those who are at least 21 years old.

  • Break Sat 1:50 - Sat 3:00
  • panel Sat 3:00 - 3:50 PM, How to Prepare for a Panel, Patio Tent (1)
    Panelists: James Hayes

    This Panel is basically a class on "How to prepare to do a Panel" discussing how to sell yourself to event coordinators and to take an existing Idea and make it "Great!" What items and materials you should have for your panel, as well as how to outline panels, create a reference list of materials people can look up on there own for more information, and other props or materials you might need.

  • Break Sat 3:50 - Sat 9:00
  • panel Sat 9:00 - 1:50 AM, Filk Away!, Yellowstone
    Panelists: James Hayes

    Come try your hand at Filking! You don't have to participate, but you'll probably want to. What's filking? Its a sort of impromptu mishmash of folk or popular music with a science fiction/fantasy twist. Come see for yourself--it'll be fun.

  • Break Sat 1:50 - Sun Noon
  • panel Sun Noon - 1:50 PM, Riddle Me, Riddle Me, Riddle Me This!, Jefferson
    Panelists: James Hayes

    Rhyming Riddles in a Medieval style. Riddles based on Movies, History, Popular culture, Animals and other assorted trivia. A typical riddle has for rhyming lines. The riddle should be able to be solved by any one line but each line should contribute to the solving of the riddle. There will be instant prizes as well as 1st and 2nd place winners.

  • Break Sun 1:50 - Sun 1:00
  • panel Sun 1:00 - 1:50 PM, Costuming 101 with a Focus on Steampunk, Gallatin
    Panelists: James Hayes, James Jones (Sir James), James Jones Sr. (Lord Alden Blackhand)

    In this panel you will learn how to design and create it from inexpensive Items. We will show you how to cut and pin and glue items together to make wonderful costumes. As well as how to create patterns on your own. Reference materials we be available.