Phoenix DinoCon

Arizona's ORIGINAL Pop Culture Dinosaur Convention

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – MONSTER BOOTY

What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? I have always had a fascination with dinosaurs that stemmed from my exceptional skills at catching horny toads and other lizards as a small child. How did you get inspired to make your art/craft? My inspiration for making my Monster Booty line came from being a social […]

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VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – BROSE BROTHERS PRODUCTIONS

What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? As any dinosaur fan knows best, dinosaurs are just awesome! That being said, what we dig about dinosaurs is the fact that they had existed as living creatures on this planet many millions of years ago and reigned as the number one species for a very long […]

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PANELIST SPOTLIGHT – DAMIEN X. HERNANDEZ

MIGHTY MORPHIN DINO RANGERS What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? The mystery… It’s evidence of a whole other world that existed right where we stand today. It makes me wonder what this place we call home will be like one million years from now. In your own words, what will you be sharing […]

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VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Patty Jimenez

What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? For me, dinosaurs are the epitome of awesome. Not the 80s version of awesome, but the truest sense of it: inspiring an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, and fear. As a kid, seeing the dinosaurs at the Field Museum in Chicago definitely inspired awe–they are just so […]

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VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Jon Garza & Damien X. Hernandez

What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? Jon Garza (JG): I dig dinos because they are on point. Damien X. Hernandez (DXH): We are the dinosaurs of the future! How did you get inspired to make your art? JG: I was inspired by old, rad graphics of dinosaurs skateboarding, that combination is awesome. DXH: […]

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VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Gary Hodges

What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? Is that a pun? “Dig” about dinosaurs? Oh dear. That’s hard to answer. There’s so much loaded into my whole concept of dinosaur. But if had to try: I feel a little thrill every time I remind myself that these were real animals. Not the rampaging, bellowing, […]

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VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Lauren Cusimano

What is it that you dig about dinosaurs? They’re just so dang big. It’s the only instance where we as humans could imagine being like insects. I used to have nightmares as a kid about “longnecks” stamping my house to bits and T-Rexes hunting me down, so being interested in them now is like facing […]

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