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My Daughter, The Undertaker. Kumoricon Is Here!

Ann Again and again Starting The Week Off...

Starting The Week Off... with some fun!

We are back from our end-of-Summer trip to the beach and my daughter is in the swing of things at her Anime/Manga inspired conference - #Kumoricon 2013.  This is the 11th year of Kumoricon and Katie was so excited, and nervous, to attend.  This year she's going as a character from Black Butler "The Undertaker".  (Proud mom???)  Her buddy Ellen is going as Fem!Ciel.  

Ann Again and again Kumoricon Conference 2013
L. Ellen as Fem!Ciel.  M.  Sebastian character.  R. Katie as The Undertaker


Over 5000 people are attending this conference and the creativity of the costumes make for great people watching at Esther Short Park across the street from the conference at The Hilton in delightful downtown Vancouver, WA.  (Right across the bridge from our city Portland, OR.)

Ann Again and again Kumoricon Conference 2013

Ann Again and again Kumoricon Conference 2013


And get this, while my youngest Lily and I were across the street at the park taking video of the fun costumes, look who shows up at the end of this group?!


She walked right past us!  

More to come!!!

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