Hello Artists, Entertainers and Friends,

The debut of the new exciting Midwest Fantasy Show is only a month away! The Midwest Fantasy Show will be held in conjunction with the Midwest Haunters Convention on July 13-15, 2007. This is a tremendous double venue event for Columbus Ohio ~ and will be held at the Doubletree Hotel -Worthington I-270.

*** Please register to attend the Midwest Fantasy Show and workshops and book your HOTEL rooms today! Please note: Lodging will be harder to find closer to the event due to major car show in town; stay at the Doubletree if you can. ***

An incredible gathering of national speakers, artists and entertainers will converge for unique educational opportunities, for both shows, offering professional training, social events and world-class shopping opportunities for a variety of industry related products, services and supplies.

Join us at the Friday the 13th Artists/Entertainers Jam Session for a party where guests will hone, show-off and share their skills in various mediums including face painting / makeup, balloon twisting, magic, juggling, and henna. Special party surprises are in the works!

Saturday night will feature a Fantasy Halloween Body Art Fashion Show presented by the U.S. Body Painting Festival at the Scareparts Masquerade Party. This will be a spectacular event with body painted models presented by celebrity makeup artists including the Wolfe Brothers, Pashur and Pam Trent (among others). Please visit the Midwest Haunters Convention website for more details on the Scareparts Masquerade Party and related events (pageant, costume party, etc.).

Education is the focus of the Midwest Fantasy Show and it offers great value and opportunities. A full press release is below and additional information is available on the website and upon request. www.MidwestFantasyShow.com; 614-433-9343 www.MidwestHauntersConvention.com; Neena@MidwestFantasyShow.com;

Please forward this information to your friends and associates! We appreciate your support getting the word out for our exciting first year! See you in July!

All the Best,
Neena and Producers


Midwest Fantasy Show Debuts in Columbus Ohio


6/09/07, Columbus Ohio The Midwest Fantasy Show, to be held July 13-15, 2007 in Columbus Ohio at the Doubletree Hotel-Worthington, is a convention for family entertainment professionals including professional Makeup Artists, Face and Body Painters, Airbrush Artists, Henna, Magicians, Balloon Twisters, and more.

The Midwest Fantasy Show is hosted in conjunction with the Midwest Haunters Convention. These events offer over 45 classes at all levels covering a variety of topics in tracks. The Midwest Fantasy Show features a Makeup, Face and Body Painting Track, Arts and Entertainment, and Business Track.

Admission to the Midwest Haunters Convention Tradeshow is free with access to over 50 vendor booths. Midwest Fantasy Show vendors include Silly Farm, the Wolfe Brothers, the U.S. Body Painting Festival, Amerikan Body Art, Bloody Mary and Pashur.

The Midwest Fantasy Show seminars feature a variety of classes from face painting, makeup, magic, juggling, balloon twisting and business. Makeup Artist seminars are featured by top industry experts including the Wolfe Brothers, Pashur, Heather Banks, Erika Harrison/henna, Pam Trent, Robbie Hay and Gene Flaharty and others. Makeup classes offered at a range of levels and interests are featured and shared between both shows.

Other classes are instructed by celebrity professionals ~ Chris Handa with magic, Dizzy Doc with balloon twisting, juggling with Luke among many others.

Additional intensive training workshops are offered pre- and post convention including: Face Painting by the Wolfe Brothers, Henna Art by Erika Harrison, Family Entertaining
by Heather Banks and an Airbrush Workshop by Pashur. Photo courtesy of Funhouse Faces: Neena and Kelly Collins

Special events include a Friday the 13th Makeup Artist/Entertainers Jam Session and a Fantasy Halloween Body Art Fashion Show; both hosted by MFS Sponsor: the U.S. Body Painting Festival. The Midwest Haunters Convention features a wealth of educational and social activities throughout the weekend including haunt tours, special receptions and the Scareparts Masquerade Party on Saturday night.

Both major industry events will draw top talents in from around the country to Columbus, Ohio- creating unique education, social and shopping opportunities! Weekend registration is $79 for Saturday and Sunday Seminars for combined Midwest Fantasy Show and Midwest Haunters Convention seminars. The Midwest Fantasy Show is sponsored by the U.S. Body Painting Festival.

To register for the seminars, workshops and social activities please visit www.MidwestFantasyShow.com or contact Neena Collins Neena@MidwestFantasyShow.com 614-433-9343.


Neena Collins | Funhouse Faces
2430 East Powell Road
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
614-433-9343

Midwest Haunters Convention and Midwest Fantasy Show
July 13-15, 2007 Columbus, Ohio. Holiday Inn Worthington
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