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"I hold a lot of passion about respecting people’s boundaries. No one should need to defend their right to say “No” to photos or remove themselves from uncomfortable situations. We are not owned by con-goers and fans. We do not have a list of ‘rules’ saying we need to stick around for pictures. Our costumes do NOT equal consent. We are not your property."
Mermaid Child is apparently great at making random purchases that will turn into a photo shoot idea. And maybe taking us in a creative direction we have yet to explore.
It's very rare that someone is awesome right at the start of a new creative pursuit. Even if you don't achieve want you want to at the beginning remember the most important thing: KEEP TRYING. Allybelle Cosplay talks about this and her experience in a new article.