Lowell, MA, USA
Cas is a multi-disciplinary multimedia artist who's detailed costumes & props have earned him multiple accolades in over a dozen major juried costume contests in the past 5 years including best in show titles as well as a winner of Marvel's Becoming NYCC costume contest. His latest work includes YouTube tutorials for props like baby Yoda, Inosuke boar head, Overhaul mask & many more. Founder &sole artisan of his prop making business GiveWave Studios Inc. he does it all from pattern making, 3d printing, video tutorials, bespoke commissions, electronics to even selling his own line of original props commercially on the studio's website ( GiveWaveStudios.com ) as well as on Etsy. With the goal of becoming the IKEA of Cosplay Cas thoroughly enjoys the problem solving aspects of every new project, and always documents his process in order to share his findings, love & passion for his craft with others through his various social media outlets. His open studio nights dubbed "#cosplayfridays" are a great opportunity for cosplayers to get into his professional space & have access to all his tools/know-how as well as having the bonus of building around other like minded creative cosplayers of various skill sets.
Anime Convention Guest Appearances
- Fan Expo Dallas 2022 - June 17-19, 2022 in Dallas, TX, USA
- Fan Expo Philadelphia 2022 - April 8-10, 2022 in Philadelphia, PA, USA
- FanExpo Canada Limited Edition 2021 - October 22-24, 2021 in Toronto, ON
- Fan Expo Boston 2021 - September 3-5, 2021 in Boston, MA, USA