ValkyrieValkyrie is an all-around geek. She is a costume and jewelry designer, and cosplayer by trade; but also assists her husband in the Fx makeup business. She is primarily self taught and is always looking for new and nifty ways to create awesome costumes and mundane wear. Valkyrie loves talking makeup, costumes, video games, movies, and comic books.


Wade Cutrell

Wade CutrellWade Cutrell is a professionally trained special effects makeup artist, from the Tom Savini Special Fx makeup program at the Douglas Education Center in Pennsylvania. When Wade isn’t working on film sets, he applies his craft during EMS and paramedic tests, and is also member of the Virginia film community. He has worked on films with such companies and directors as: Fabian Rush, Bad Influence, Shockoe Productions, Storm Catcher, and May-Sun. Otherwise, he loves to geek out and play various tabletop games like Warhammer and Necromunda.


Angela Pritchett

Angela PritchettAngela Pritchett is an actress, author, musician, costumer, podcaster, and makeup artist. She has been seen in films such as Plan 9, The Porkchop film trillogy, Pig Girl, and many others.

Angela is an avid cosplayer and has been making her own costumes for the last 17 years. Her costumes have been featured in the Wahington Post, as well as various Japanese magazines and coffee table books.

Angela is the author of Shut Up and Eat! The Unofficial Doctor Who Cookbook Series, she has also been featured in numerous short story anthologies and books with essays on different topics in fandoms.

She also plays covers of geeky music on the ukulele on her YouTube channel Angela Plays Ukulele. Angela went to UNC Greensboro and has a BS in Music Education and a Masters in Liberal Studies and Ethnomusicology. She does the podcasting segment “A Geek Girls Take” that can be heard weekly on the Earth Station One Network, and when she has free time she spends it sewing or playing with her Pugs. You can find her online at: