SPA Guest of Honor

Gen Con is excited to announce the SPA Program Guest of Honor-- Kathy Cano-Murillo

Kathy Cano-Murillo

Kathy Cano-Murillo is an author, artist & founder of the award-winning brand, CraftyChica. She spreads the gospel of glitter – literally through her DIY projects and figuratively through her speeches, workshops, books, and essays. A former syndicated columnist for The Arizona Republic, she is now a full-time creativepreneur which has led multiple Crafty Chica mass retail product lines, and partnerships with Coca-Cola, HSN, HP, WordPress, Disney & many others. She has authored seven craft books and two novels, and has been featured in The New York Times, USA Today, Huffington Post, Buzzfeed+ more. Kathy is Mexican-American, a native Phoenician, mom of two, a wifey, and owner of five Chihuahuas!

In addition to being available in the SPA open crafting room throughout the weekend, Kathy will be running these specific events:

  • Mixed Media Goddess Warrior Crown SPA17119181 (Friday 10 am - 11:30 am ICC : 203)
  • Day of the Dead Cigar Box Shrine SPA17119182 (Friday 1 pm - 3 pm ICC : 203)
  • Sea Dragon Viking Hoarder's Box SPA17119183 (Saturday 10 am - 11:30 am ICC : 203)
  • Resin Jewelry Techniques SPA17119184 (Saturday 1 pm - 3 pm ICC : 203)
  • Day of the Dead Facepainting SPA17119185 (Sunday 10 am - Sunday noon ICC : 203)