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Dark Art & Oddities Con

CONVENTION AND ENTERTAINMENT

Nov 12 & 13, 2022

Northern Illinois University's

ALTGELD HALL
116 Altgeld Hall
DeKalb, IL 60115

 

2021 Entertainment & Activities

Check out our 2021 Workshops and Entertainment Add Ons!


Butterfly Pinning Workshop!

Saturday, November 13th at 12PM
Limited to 12 People

90 Minute Duration 

Add On Ticket $40

Morbid Orchid CO has proudly partnered with The 2021 Dark Art and Oddities Con to offer pinning workshops! The goal for these workshops is to have fun, learn the basics of insect pinning, make really cool art, and raise awareness for the conservation of invertebrates and their habitats.

For this workshop, we will be learning the basics of butterfly pinning with the beautiful Jezebel Butterfly (Delias belisama). Your butterfly specimen and all the tools you will need will be included.
 
The specimens we will be pinning are responsibly sourced from reputable and cruelty free butterfly conservatories and breeders.


Spider Pinning Workshop!

Sunday, November 14th at 4PM
Limited to 12 People
90 Minute Duration 

Add On Ticket $40

Morbid Orchid CO has proudly partnered with The 2021 Dark Art and Oddities Con to offer pinning workshops! The goal for these workshops is to have fun, learn the basics of insect pinning, make really cool art, and raise awareness for the conservation of invertebrates and their habitats.

For this workshop, we will be learning the basics of arachnid pinning with the Golden Silk Orb-Weaver (Nephila sp). Your spider specimen and all necessary tools will be included.
 
The specimens we will be pinning are responsibly sourced from reputable and cruelty free butterfly conservatories and breeders.


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