The Cosplay Journal Vol 2 – OUT NOW!

The Cosplay Journal Vol 2 Cover FixThe Cosplay Journal is a coffee table publication, focusing on the Diversity and Craft of cosplay. We show that anyone from any walk of life can get involved in cosplay, and that we are all capable of learning new skills, creating amazing things and bringing joy into our own and other people’s lives through the art of costume making.

The second volume features “Craft Focus” articles on Sewing, Photography and Armour, as well as interviews with Vicky Magee, a prominent voice for disabled cosplayers; Hannah Alexander, a well-known cosplay designer; and Julie Morrisroe of Cosmic Workshop, who’s made cosplay crafting their career. We look behind the scenes of Competitive Cosplay in our opinion piece, explore the art of cosplay posing and look at ways to make your cosplay workspace more functional. All of this is accompanied by images of cosplayers from around the UK, showcasing the amazing skill and artistry within our community.

Edited by Holly Rose Swinyard and with photography by Megan Amis, The Cosplay Journal Vol 2 is out now and available to order and download from the links below now!

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The Cosplay Journal Vol 2 – PREORDER NOW!

The Cosplay Journal Vol 2 Cover FixThe Cosplay Journal is a coffee table publication, focusing on the Diversity and Craft of cosplay. We show that anyone from any walk of life can get involved in cosplay, and that we are all capable of learning new skills, creating amazing things and bringing joy into our own and other people’s lives through the art of costume making.

The second volume features “Craft Focus” articles on Sewing, Photography and Armour, as well as interviews with Vicky Magee, a prominent voice for disabled cosplayers; Hannah Alexander, a well-known cosplay designer; and Julie Morrisroe of Cosmic Workshop, who’s made cosplay crafting their career. We look behind the scenes of Competitive Cosplay in our opinion piece, explore the art of cosplay posing and look at ways to make your cosplay workspace more functional. All of this is accompanied by images of cosplayers from around the UK, showcasing the amazing skill and artistry within our community.

Editor & Head Writer: Holly Rose Swinyard
Head Photographer: Megan Amis
Editor In Chief: Ian Sharman

To find out more you can visit The Cosplay Journal website here: thecosplayjournal.com

Released on the 5th of November, The Cosplay Journal Vol 2 is available to pre-order from the links below now.

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The Cosplay Journal Vol 1 – OUT NOW!

Untitled-1The Cosplay Journal is a coffee table publication, focusing on the Diversity and Craft of cosplay. We want to show that not only can anyone from any walk of life be involved in cosplay, but also that we are all capable of learning new skills, creating amazing things and bringing joy into our own and other people’s lives through the art form of costume making.

The first volume features “Craft Focus” articles on Sewing, Armour Build and Make Up, as well as interviews with cosplayers who have taken their path with their hobby, some becoming professionals, some simply being the perfectionist amateur. We ask “Are Cosplay Guests Worth It?” in our opinion piece and give you a look into the everyday life of the cosplayer, getting inside their work and head space to show you the hard work that goes into these wonderful creations. All of this is accompanied by images of cosplayers from around the UK, showcasing the amazing skill and artistry that lives in this community.

Edited by Holly Rose Swinyard with stunning photography by Megan Amis, The Cosplay Journal is available to order and download from the links below now!

 

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The Cosplay Journal Vol 1 – PRE-ORDER NOW!

Untitled-1The Cosplay Journal is a coffee table journal, focusing on the Diversity and Craft of cosplay. We want to show that not only can anyone from any walk of life be involved in cosplay, but also that we are all capable of learning new skills, creating amazing things and bringing joy into our own and other people’s lives through the art form of costume making.

The first volume features “Craft Focus” articles on Sewing, Armour Build and Make Up, as well as interviews with cosplayers who have taken their path with their hobby, some becoming professionals, some simply being the perfectionist amateur. We ask “Are Cosplay Guests Worth It?” in our opinion piece and give you a look into the everyday life of the cosplayer, getting inside their work and head space to show you the hard work that goes into these wonderful creations. All of this is accompanied by images of cosplayers from around the UK, showcasing the amazing skill and artistry that lives in this community.

Editor & Head Writer: Holly Rose Swinyard
Head Photographer: Megan Amis
Editor In Chief: Ian Sharman

To find out more you can visit The Cosplay Journal website here: thecosplayjournal.com

Released on the 11th of June, The Cosplay Journal Vol 1 is available to pre-order from the links below now.

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