Star Wars Dark Empire

[ back ] [ forth ] my Ancient Sith lightsabre The comic series by Tom Veitech inspired my portrayal of the Emperor Reborn. However the lightsabre I created for my vision of this character is not drawn from any of the weapons as described in the pages of the graphic novel. Instead, it is my […]

Im a man of wealth and taste

03 Im a man of wealth and taste Now Joe Lester’s initial sculptures–face, ears, and horns–really come to life. I am amazed by the amount of expression the appliance is capable of communicating. Please allow me to introduce myself, Tuesday, 5 October, 2004 22:09

4th of May, 2002, Indianapolis

[ back ] [ forth ] 4th of May, 2002, Indianapolis. Together at last, Grand Admiral Thrawn and Ysanne Isard as portrayed by Martin G. Lorenz and his wife Anja. Though I missed meeting Martin at the convention, he found his way to this gallery and contacted me via e-mail. I really do enjoy meeting […]

5th of May, 2002, Indianapolis

[ back ] [ forth ] 5th of May, 2002, Indianapolis. A small sampling of the participants in the Star Wars Celebration II Costume Contest organized by Anne Brown–thanks Anne. In the foreground is the Medallion given to the winners in each category. These medallions were constructed by Gregg Nowling with relief sculpture by George […]

The Revenge of the Sith Chicago Charity Premiere

Hot on the heels of Star Wars Celebration III, came The Revenge of the Sith Chicago Charity Premiere. Costumed members of the Midwest Garrison were on hand to welcome supporters and fans alike to the Adler Planetarium pre-party. Later in the evening Midwest Garrison officers helped usher attendees to the ROTS Chicago Premiere. Proceeds went […]

Darth Bane; Command and Conquer

  costume created and modeled by Thomas J. Spanos Wednesday, 12 November, 2008 0:49 01. Dark Horse Comics, Star Wars: Legacy 5, October, 2006;02. Rebelscum’s 10th annual internet costume contest, October 2008 My costume’s first appearance occurred before it was even complete. By pure coincidence, I happened to be discussing my new costume project with […]

Asajj Ventress

058 Born on Rattatak, Asajj Ventress was no stranger to violence. By the will of the Force alone, the Jedi Ky Narec discovered Asajj and helped her to realize her Force potential. Together Asajj and Narec worked to bring peace to Rattatak. However, Narec’s assignation caused the young Asajj to seek vengence in the blood […]

Dragon Con, Atlanta, Georgia, 30th of August, 2003

092 The model and creator of this body glove mentioned that the seams of the suit were “welded”, as opposed to sewn, together. Very well crafted indeed. SL1876 and DZ1876 proud member of the 501st Star Wars Costuming Legion, and The Midwest Garrison, local chapter for a brief and magical moment, each year belongs to […]