Features & Honors

I’m very thankful to say that for the many years I’ve been cosplaying some wonderful people have taken notice of my work.  I’ve also had the distinct privileged of judging,  meeting my heroes and being given artwork by people whom admire my work! Here’s my go-to section on all the wonderful things and praise I’ve been given and all the wonderful events I’ve been privileged to be a part of.


Pokettokon 2008 Judge’s Award – Demon Nurse from Silent Hill 3
Ohayocon 2008 Hallway Award – Marla Singer from Fight Club
Anime Central 2008 Runner-Up Best Walk-On – Siam from Silent Hill Homecoming
Anime Central 2009 Judge’s Choice – Mommy Fortuna from The Last Unicorn
Cosplay Lab Rats November 2009 Original Design Over All Winner – Steampunk (Anna Iva)
GenCon 2009 Runner Up Historical/Fantasy – The Lady of Pain from Planescape Campaign Setting
Youmacon Calender 2012 – Arpegius from Interstella 5555
Youmacon Calender 2013 – Ryoko from Tenchi Muyo
Anime Vegas 2013 Best in Show – Kohaku from Wish (As seen above)

Inspirational Mentor Honors

Hiromi Hosoe (Lunar 2 Novelist), Kei Shigema (Head Writer) and Akari Funato (Manga Artist & Animator) say some wonderful things about Miri and I’s Nash and Mia from Lunar: Silver Star Story

Yoshiro Kimura (creator of Rule of Rose) discussed loving our group’s Rule of Rose costumes via finding them on Straywind’s website here: http://www.straywind.com/cosplay/eleanor.html


Destructoid – Creepiest Silent Hill Costume You Will Ever See June 5th 2008
Closet Cosplay Boxy Brown Costume – Adult Swim Bump June 15th 2009
Rule of Rose Mysteries – August 7th 2009 / February 12th 2010
Fem!Hulk from the Avengers – Marvel/Avengers Facebook
Reddit – Top Story Spitter from Left 4 Dead 2 October 1st 2012
Fucking Zombies – Costume(s) of the Month (Siam) November 2012
American Cosplay Paradise‘s – Pick of the Month June 2014
Silent Hill Historical Society – Whispers in the Static Episode # 21 August 15th, 2014
Konami UK – Blood, Guts, Gore and More! An Interview with Avianna October 13th 2014 (As Seen Above)

Judging & Panels

Otakon Vegas Masquerade Judge 2014
AniMegaCon Masquerade Judge 2013 (Pictured above as BB Hood)
Anime Central Hallway Judge 2011
Silent Hill Panel @ Kollision Con 2010

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