15% off thru Sunday, Creative Explosion Part Deux and “HOW DO YOU DO THAT?”

15% off Thru Sunday! I decided to extend my 15% off discount through this Sunday, Mother’s Day!  Use code SPNMAMA and you’ll get 15% off! Did you also know that whenever you make a purchase from my shop you’ll receive … Continue reading

Creative Explosion, One Hit Wonders, and Mother’s Day is Nigh,

Creative Explosion Wow, y’all! Having a break between conventions has been an incredibly productive time for me!  The past two weeks have been nothing short of a creative explosion! Thought I’d show y’all what I’ve been up to lately by … Continue reading

Newsletter Revamp, Mama’s Day is Nigh, and AKF Reality Check

I am so super excited to announce that my newsletter is going to be handled by the lovely Natalie Bannister!

Natalie

I met Natalie and her now husband, Tony in DenverCon last year.  Her husband had approached me asking me to design an engagement ring, as he was going to surprise Natalie by proposing to her on stage during Tahmoh Penikett’s panel – and to his word – HE DID!

Natalie Ring

Natalie wearing her Gadreel-inspired engagement ring – and I LOVE her wedding ring!

Natalie and Tony approached me in VegasCon and announced they had just gotten married – I’m soooo happy for this lovely couple!

CROWLEYDOGGIE

Tony is an EPIC Crowley cosplayer – here he is as Good Doggie Crowley!

She and I hit it off from the gate and in my search for my newsletter ninja and I knew within the first 5 minutes of speaking with her that she was the perfect fit.

Please follow both Natalie on Tony on Twitter – she’s @hufflecas and he’s @CrowleyInSales

Starting Monday, 4/18, Natalie will be handling all of my newsletter needs but I’ll still be the point of contact.

If you’d like to be a Newsletter Peep – you’ll have access to sales before the general public, you’ll get special deals only available to Newsletter Peeps, and find out about my newest designs before everyone else – just email me eldwenne@yahoo.com and make sure to include your birthday – I’ll be sending you a special gift around your birthday!

Mother’s Day is May 8 – if you’d like to have something delivered in time for Mother’s Day – make sure your order is placed NO LATER THAN April 25! Any orders received afterwards cannot be guaranteed for Mother’s Day delivery.

AKF Reality Check

It’s with a very heavy heart that I have to write this – it’s come to my attention that there are people out there that are abusing the Always Keep Fighting message.

The abuse is coming in the form of stealing other artists’ designs and using them for profit.

Some of these artists weren’t even selling there wares, they were spending money out of their own pocket and giving their items away at conventions – but people stole their ideas and decided to sell what didn’t belong to them on sites such as etsy.

And to add insult to injury – these people aren’t even DONATING their ill-gotten gains.

AKF Stainless Steel 1 inch

Always Keep Fighting’s message runs so much deeper than mental health awareness – it’s about the heart of the SPNFamily and while not everyone has these struggles that AKF lends its support to – everyone in the SPNFamily should respect what AKF is about and put greed, attention-seeking, and negativity aside.

I’m an approved AKF fundraiser.  I donate 50% of each AKF item’s sale to To Write Love on Her Arms.  The other 50% is used to cover fees I get charged and the materials needed to make the items. I was up front with this when I pitched my proposal to fundraiser when Jared first launched his campaign over a year ago and it was approved with enthusiasm.

I’m pleading with the SPNFamily to please be aware of where you are buying your AKF gear.  Please vet out the seller or site you are considering purchasing from.  I understand some of the merchandise is cool, fun, or hell, you just want it.  But in order to maintain the integrity of the AKF message, please consider how your purchase will impact the AKF mission.

Think about how Jared, Jensen, or Misha would feel knowing their message is being pretty much pirated for profit – I know it breaks my heart.

Just remember why AKF was started – what can YOU do to make a difference?

Tell me what AKF means to you – email me eldwenne@yahoo.com between 4/17/16-4/23/16 – I will choose the top three responses and feature them in next week’s blog

Thanks, y’all!
Jodi

 

Shit People Say to Me in the Vendor’s Room Volume III, What’s in a Name? and Looking for a Volunteer!

Here come the latest gems, y’all! DCCon was full of experiences, most of them quite fantastic, and other moments, well…read on! As always, let me preface this by saying I’m sure none of these things were said with maliciousness, at … Continue reading

Shit People Say to Me in the Vendor’s Room Volume 2

Yes, it’s that time of the month again – no, not THAT! Although it might seem that way after you read this one… This is a short but sweet post – just needed to get it out there! So it’s … Continue reading

Highlighting My Charity Pieces

One of the things I love most of all about my #SPNFamily is how giving and compassionate y’all are. I am very honored to be able to contribute my part and have been approved to do work for several organizations … Continue reading

Shit People Say to Me in the Vendor’s Room

I absolutely love meeting people at the Supernatural conventions – it’s the highlight of working at them. I get to know you better, you ask me about my process, my inspirations, I get to learn what you like and you … Continue reading

Passion for Houston, Awesome New SPN Characters, and Goodies for 2016

PASSION FOR HOUSTON

Three years ago I was looking at starting my dream of making my jewelry designs my career.  Starting my business from the ground up.

While I still have a way to go to get my business where it needs to be in order for it to be stable, I’m finally able to do this full time.  Who do I have to thank? Every single one of you who have been there for me, who believed in me, and even if you couldn’t buy something, you always told me how much you wanted to.

Kelcy Yount is a woman who is driven.  She knows exactly what she wants for Passion Earth Collections and breathes, eats, sleeps it every single day.  I want Kelcy, a lovely member of our SPNFamily to achieve her goal of growing her business so she can support herself and her beautiful family consisting of her husband and her son, Ethan.

The final leap of faith is happening and Kelcy needs our support to get her business underway.  The first thing she needs to do is get to Houston Con to help her establish a solid customer base.

You can help her get there by donating to her GoFundMe campaign – I’m donating the perks!

If you donate $10 you get a free Supernatural keyring from me!

If you donate $25 you’ll get a free stamped piece from me!

If you donate $50 you’ll be a guest on my Supernatural-themed livestream show So Get This!!

If you’re unable to donate, you can always share Go Fund Me Campaign

You can also see Kelcy’s work here in her Passion Earth shop

AWESOME NEW SPN CHARACTERS!

All items pictured (except Hocus Pocus) are available now in my etsy shop

‘Into the Mystic’ was such a great episode for several reasons.  One that blew my and my daughter Raven’s minds was the character Eileen, portrayed by Shoshannah Stern.

Eileen is a hunter who is hearing impaired.  As most of y’all know, Raven was born deaf and has cochlear implants.  When Raven saw Eileen and realized she was also deaf, she and I were so excited and grateful to the Supernatural team for creating this amazing hero.

Not only is Eileen a hunter, but she’s a grounded person who is true to herself.  She inspired me to create a piece called “Eileen’s Focus”

EileensFocus4

Another character I was so excited to see was Mildred, portrayed by the perfection that is Dee Wallace.

I strongly believe that her character was based on her own personality, thrumming with positivity and sage advice.  Mildred inspired this piece called, “Mildred’s Sunset”

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2016 – Making it My Bitch!

Yes, that’s my motto for 2016 – “Make 2016 Your Bitch!” (because I’m classy like that)

2016 is going to be chock-ful of branching into new and undiscovered territory for me.

I’m starting to get my pieces into films, which I am very pleased about.  I currently have a piece in the upcoming short film ‘Homeowner’ -written by Natalie Kruijen, directed by Ryan Curtis, and starring Briana Buckmaster!

Briana Homeowner

I was personally asked by the Hillywood Sisters to replicate Bette Midler’s character Winifred’s jewelry for their Hocus Pocus parody:

Hocus Pocus 2

And lots of stuff in store for my weekly livestream show So Get This!  I’ve got several major kick ass guests I’m working on scheduling (they’ve committed to doing the show, but I can’t announce them until we’ve got a date booked!), as well as an epic idea I have to credit to my husband, Merrill.

We were talking about how much fun the interview I had with Justin Daube was (he’s the cosplayer I interviewed on So Get This while he was in character as Castiel and can be seen here: https://youtu.be/GZmYWf9k29Y) and Merrill said I should have other cosplayers on as well and interview them in character and hold contests!

Are you a serious cosplayer who can not only walk the walk but talk the talk?  Email me jodizulueta@gmail.com with SO GET THIS COSPLAY in the subject line. I  will contact you to schedule an audition we will do via google hangouts!

If you are selected to be interviewed on the show, you will be put into a contest after each of the interviews have aired to see who the viewers will choose as So Get This Cosplay Champion!
The winner will receive goodies to be announced at a future time!

Another thing I’ve been working on for 2016 is branching out into other fandoms such as The Walking Dead (which I’ve been doing for years  but not dedicating a lot of time to it), Once Upon a Time, and of course, Star Wars including the original trilogy and Star Wars the Force Awakens.

Within the coming week or so I will be debuting an X-Files line!  So stay tuned!

SPECIAL 20% OFF DISCOUNT FOR NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIBERS! ENDS SUNDAY, 1/31!

If you’d like to receive daily newsletters telling you what’s going on in Eldwenne’s Fantasy, send an email with ADD ME in the subject line.  You’ll get a 20% off coupon code that’s valid now through midnight tomorrow night, 1/31!  Restrictions apply so please read the rules posted in my shop announcement at the top of my etsy shop!

If you refer a friend to subscribe to my newsletter, make sure you tell them to include your name in the email so I can send you a special discount!

Eldwenne Book Submission Deadline!

I’m compiling a book of photos of y’all wearing my gear!  The submission deadline is 1/31 and you’ll be in fantastic company with the likes of Kim Rhodes, Briana Buckmaster, Ruth Connell, JARED PADALECKI AND JENSEN ACKLES, and MORE!

Email your photos to Eldwenne@Yahoo.com with Eldwenne Book in the subject line or tweet them to me @eldwenne with #eldwennebook

Thanks y’all!
Jodi

 

 

 

 

ABQComicCon and Why Lisa Berry is a Goddess

Albuquerque ComicCon – the final frontier.  These are the voyages of Passion Earth Collections and Eldwenne’s Fantasy.  Seeking out new customers and new fangirling experiences. To boldly go where…oh you know where I’m going with this! Passion Earth Collections aka … Continue reading

So Much of the Things!!!!

I’ve got a lot to share with you guys!

First, I wanted to remind everyone that I have a brand-new coupon code in my shop, FREESHIPPING which will give you free shipping anywhere in the United States good through December 15,which will give you free shipping anywhere in the United States good through December 15.
This will include everything in my shop except for the following: fund raiser pieces (which I have a groovy new one to show you that I made in collaboration with the amazing Ruth Connell), gift certificates, and bottles.

I have a bunch of three new designs, including, A Very Supernatural Christmas. This is a special edition limited time design available now through 12/24/15:


Two pieces from my new Monsters Series:

The left is “The Djinn’s Illusion”, the right is “The Shapeshifter’s Metamorphosis “.


A new actor-inspired piece “Tahmoh’s Serenity”

A new character piece, “Officer Doug’s Sentiment “:

A new themed piece “Wayward Daughters Academy”:


And much more!

The new fundraiser piece is a piece Ruth Connell and are using to fundraise for My Hope Chest, an organization that provides funding for women who have had mastectomies and need reconstructive surgery.


I am donating 80% of the sales to My Hope Chest. For more on My Hope Chest, visit them here: My Hope Chest

In my YouTube Livestream show news, I’ve recently interviewed many amazing people including three special edition episodes where I interview Jennifer Copping (Sandra Phelan), Lauren Tom (Mama Tran), Samantha Smith (Mary Winchester) , Lindsey McKeon (Tessa the Reaper), Lisa Berry (Billie the Reaper) Katie Sarife (Marie) Emily Fonda (Ann Marie) and Cora Idle, chairperson of the Ladies of SPN Con.

Other recent interviews include a one on one with Emily Fonda, Brendan Taylor (Officer Doug), Kelcy of Passion Earth Collections (her work is beautiful, please check it out!) and Justin Daub, an actor who specializes in improv – I conducted the interview with him in character as Castiel.

If you want to see these videos, just subscribe to me at  So Get This Every week you’ll have the opportunity to ask the guests questions via chat live!

There’s always a giveaway too – either for an actual piece or for a gift certificate!

My jewelry is also making it to both the big screen and YouTube screen! Most recently in yesterday’s Hocus Pocus Parody done by the Hillywood Show! I made the set Winifred dons through the whole amazing production!


My jewelry will also be in Homeowner, a short film written by Natalie aka @weirdowhowrites and directed by Ryan Curtis.

I’ll also be interviewing Natalie and Ryan on next week’s episode of So Get This!

There’s also an upcoming short film, Valla, where my pieces will be featured!

Watch this space for details!

I’m also trying to get to the Albuquerque Comic Con in January – keep your fingers crossed! This will be the first non-SPN con for me ever!

Speaking of SPN Cons, I’ll be at EVERY con in 2016, I hope to see you there!

People who buy from me directly at cons get a special coupon for my online shop!

Additionally, it’s a great opportunity to give back – I always have raffles for a $50 gift certificate with 100% of the proceeds from the raffles donated in a 50-50 split between Random Acts and Homeboy Industries!

And don’t forget my ongoing fundraiser for the Always Keep Fighting campaign where 50% of the proceeds is donated to To Write Love on Her Arms:


  
I do custom stamping, customize anything and everything, and also offer a service where I design a piece specifically about YOU!

Just send me a convo in etsy at Eldwenne’s Fantasy where I have everything shown here and more and I’ll create for you!

I love my SPN Family and I appreciate all that you do, your love and support!