3D Printing – CosplayClues
CosplayClues will teach you how to utilize 3D printing in cosplay. They will show you all the basics you need to know before you start 3D printing.There are many advantages to using 3D printing for costumes and props. Learn all about searching for the right 3D models, setting up your own printer, and how to finish and paint your 3D-printed object.
AMV 101 – AMV Netherlands
Every AMV has that little something that makes it special. AMV Netherlands will teach you the basics of AMV-making in this lecture, so you can start your editing career.
AMV 102 (Advanced) – AMV Netherlands
Want to make your AMV shine just a little bit more? In this lecture AMV Netherlands will go through
the more advanced steps of editing and making AMVs unique. Join in to learn how to make your own
Cosplay Makeup 101 – Lizzy
Get to know the basics of Cosplay makeup with some easy-to-follow steps. Interested in learning how to portray a character using makeup, or do you wish to level up your skills? Everyone is welcome to join this lecture, newbies and veterans!
Cosplay Sound Recording Lecture – Kaj from Animecon
A good cosplay act is more than just a beautiful costume: Unless you do a mime act, a good soundtrack is just as important to making your act stand out. Kaj from Animecon knows a thing or two about proper sound recording and -editing and he wants to share this with you all in order to make sure your voice will be heard crystal clear while your sound effects will blow the audience away.
Go – Go Club Senki
4000 years ago, an Eastern emperor taught his son about strategy by means of a game: Go. Thanks to the influence of manga and anime, Go reached young people in the West. Today, a thousand-headed, self-learning AI is helping the game develop even more deeply. Go Club Seki will be showing you this fascinating game.
How to Wear a Yukata – Hennie
Have you always wondered how to wear a yukata? Do you find it complicated? Are you in need of tips to improve your folding skills? Here is your chance! In this lecture, Hennie will teach you how to wear this magnificent summer kimono. You can also bring your own Yukata to this lecture to fold along.
Japanese RPG Lecture – Aniway
Dragon Quest is often listed as the first Japanese RPG, but gaming history is a bit more complicated than that. This lecture delves into that history, searching for the origin of what we know today as Japanese RPGs.
Othello Lecture – Roel
Othello, also known as Reversi, takes a minute to learn but a lifetime to master. This tactical and strategic board game for two has its roots in ancient China or Japan. Join the Othello lecture to quickly learn the basics of this game.
Photographer vs. Model – Core Focus Photography
Do you want to learn how to make the most of a photo shoot as either a cosplayer or photographer? How to create some great pictures despite the limited amount of time you sometimes have at a convention to do a photo shoot? Come and join Core Focus Photography’s lecture and learn how to make every photo shoot a success.
Photography 101 – Core Focus Photography
Always wanted to take better pictures? Know what settings to use instead of just automatic mode? How to get the best composition? And how to stop fighting with all the other (impossible) settings on your camera? Come and join Core Focus Photography’s interactive lecture where you’ll learn lots of tips and tricks (basically, the fun part) in order to take better pictures.
The Sword of the Samurai – Jeffrey of The Samurai Workshop
In this lecture you will learn about the history, craftsmanship and myths of the Japanese sword. For visual reference you will see real and authentic Japanese swords, tools and materials.
Traveling to Japan – Joyce from The Sushi Times
Thinking of travelling to Japan? The Sushi Times’ writer Joyce has been there, done that. As a veteran Japan traveller, she will give you tips and tricks on visiting the land of the rising sun.
Videography Lecture – GeekTime
Always dreamed of making your own videos at conventions? Angela & Corné from GeekTime will help you with that! They’re a self-taught videography duo who make after-con videos, vlogs and are probably a little bit too addicted to the camera (their words, not ours). They want to share what they have learned with all of you in this Videography lecture!
Wig Lecture – Fay Jun
Are you stuck in a hairy situation? No reason to panic, FayJun will show you a whole new world of wig styling. No wig will ever be the same again! Learn to dye your wig in the colours of the Nebula, and how add the wefts you secretly stole from the Weftians. Learn to make wigs defy gravity in a way that even the Daleks cannot exterminate.
Writing race – Aniway
The pen is mightier than the sword, so grab yours, form a party, and defeat your opponents in a turn-based writing battle (aka: a relay race)! Those deemed worthy by the judges send by AniWay Magazine and Uitgeverij Leeuwenhart will walk away with their lives – and prizes!