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Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[19 Mar 2012 | One Comment | ]

“The last thing I want to be is a “serious artist”. I don’t use my camera to expose society’s problems, or document decay. I want to make you feel happy, peaceful, uplifted, joyous and comforted. So take a look at my images and see if there’s anything that would make you or a loved one feel good when you look at it every day…” — Shawna Cameron
Shawna (BRUUUUUUUUUUUUCE) is an Ottawa-based, ambient-light zealot with a particular fondness for macro work, as evidenced by her stunning images. Two 11 …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[19 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

From the nimble fingers of Weetacon’s own Karen D, these two handknitted caps are up for grabs:

#1: Knit from a machine washable wool blend, this hat is mostly black with two deep red accent stripes for style.
#2: Knit from a machine washable wool blend, this hat is striped in three shades of green.
Both will stretch to fit even very large noggins, but those with more space-efficient heads can wear them, too.
Retail Value: $15.00 each
Donated by Karen D

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[19 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

Your Big Fat Boyfriend by Jenna Bergen
From Amazon:
Gaining weight is every woman’s worst nightmare your big fat boyfriend may be to blame! Studies have shown that when a woman is in a relationship she almost always gains weight. In Your Big Fat Boyfriend , fitness expert Jenna Bergen explores why this phenomenon happens and how a woman can combat it without alienating her sweetie.
Readers will discover the differences in male and female metabolisms and why you can’t eat like he does, how to eat healthful meals when dining …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[19 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston is pleased to offer a range of custom-produced, Art on Demand prints from the MFA permanent collection and selected exhibitions.
These premium quality prints are created to high standards of reproduction and printed with high-density pigment inks tested to resist fading for 100 years. All images are available on heavyweight acid-free paper with selected images available on ready-to-hang stretched canvas as indicated with each image.
The donation on offer is two $40 prints of the winner’s choosing from the Art on Demand selections. If the same …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[19 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

This crocheted hexagon motif afghan made with soft acrylic yarn measures approximately 58″ x 48″ inches and is machine washable and dryable for easy care.
Retail Value: $50.00
Donated by Shae

Weetacon 2016, Weetacon VIII »

[16 Mar 2012 | 2 Comments | ]

Location: Green Bay, WI
Interests: travel, music, frolicking in nature’s beauty whether it be hiking, boating, camping, walking, biking, driving
Nickname/Alternate name:  Inferno
Website: n/a
Blog: n/a
Facebook: 
Twitter: n/a
Significant Other: n/a
Random Fact: To know me is to love me.
Secret Super Power: on-the-fly tax preparer
Attended: Weetacon VIII, Weetacon 2016
Best Weetacon Memory:  Feeling the love from all you beautiful people
I’m usually the one who…:  makes appearances
Funniest Weetacon Incident: Toga hilarity
Known for at Weetacon:  Elusiveness

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[13 Mar 2012 | One Comment | ]

Coveted by kittens and assorted humans alike, this 100% wool scarf was hand knit by fredlet.
Made from Brown Sheep Burly Spun Yarn – BS62 Amethyst.
See the strawberry one in action here!
Retail Value: $35.00
Donated by fredlet

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[13 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

Fashionistas who are size 12+ know that there’s one brand that loves a woman’s curves like nothing else: Igigi. Whether it’s cocktail parties, career wear or just going out to the Bad Bar, Igigi has your back. They’re also a company that cares: they have graciously donated three $100 shopping sprees to our lucky raffle winners!
(There will be three drawings for these, one gift certificate per winner.)
Donated by Igigi

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[13 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

Angel City Derby Girls (ACDG), established in 2007, is a flat track roller derby league based in Los Angeles, California.
The league currently consists of two teams: the Hollywood Scarlets and the Rocket Queens. The A-team Scarlets are ranked ninth of ten teams in the Western Region of the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) while the B-team Queens are riding high on an undefeated streak that began at the start of the 2011 season.
Weetacon’s own Decider is a member, training as part of ACDG’s Fresh Meat program.
You can …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon VIII »

[13 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

It’s so dry on the Canadian prairies that the wind will suck the water right out of your eyeballs. Now think about what dry like that does to your skin. Which is why two Calgary pharmacists decided to develop a skin cream ideal for the dry, itchy skin of winter. George’s Cream is fragrance-free, super long-lasting, and doesn’t contain lanolin, parabens or urea.
Retail Value: TBD
Donated by George’s Cream/Andrea