Category: News

ROBOTS ON PARADE! Lynne Taylor Fahnestalk, an Artist Guest of Honour Emeritus of VCON, wife of the lovely and talented Steve Fahnestalk (Amazing Stories columnist), is featured in a WHERE VANCOUVER magazine article detailing her whimsical robot sculptures. Some of these delightful creations will be on display in the VCON 41 art show and available […]

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LET’S HELP JAMES NG! Who is James Ng? He’s the guy who produced the artwork “Exorcist” for the cover of the VCON 37 program book which you see on this page. It’s but one superb example of the Chinese-themed steampunk SF&F art he is noted for. As artist Guest of Honour at VCON 37 in […]

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Every year VCON adopts a theme. This year it is “Muppets, Puppets and Marionettes.” What has the theme got to do with science fiction and fantasy? A heck of a lot! First, there’s the wonderful Supermarionation shows Gerry Anderson used to do back in the 1960s beginning with SUPERCAR (1961-1962). Modern fans are perhaps most […]

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Greetings all! Having just been granted access to this new version of the VCON 41 web site, I am putting in a short first Blog to see where it winds up and what the result looks like. Bear in mind I am something of a Luddite, a twentieth century kinda guy, but once I figure […]

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