Artists and Vendors

Are you a nerdy artist or merchant? Interested in being a vendor at this year’s Pure Spec? Please fill out our Vendor Information Form, and our Vendor Wrangler will be in touch!

As we confirm artists and vendors, you’ll see a list of them below with links to their site so you can check them out before the festival.

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Angela Dawntreader – Artist

Selling fan art prints and She Hulk fan art t-shirts. Also taking commissions; check out her work here.

Bohemian Apothecary

A small batch artisanal soap maker who focuses on making products using natural ingredients and wicked humor. Check out their brand new website at


Art prints, framed prints, metallic prints, mini-comics; please see for more information and links to online galleries.

Burning Water Magazine

Burning Water is an independent literary magazine in which speculative/science fiction and nature writing converge. Our magazine explores the natural world—ours or otherwise—in relation to where technology has taken us, and where it may take us yet.

CC’s Fun Fashion

Hoodies, t-shirts, wallets, keychains, scarfs, all with a pop culture flair! Check them out at

Chris Moet Illustration

Artist. Illustrator. A distressingly talented man. Specializing in imaginative and dynamic genre art; Primarily sci-fi inspired, with some fantasy and horror thrown into the mix.

Cult of Pain

A local writer’s group selling books written by its authors.

Dragon Paw Lady Face Painting

Providing face painting using Kryolan, Wolfe, and Mehron Paradise face paints, all of which are dermatologist-tested and approved, and hypo-allergenic. I also do sparkle/glitter tattoos using 3-layer self-adhesive vinyl stencils, water-based acrylic polymer body glue, and cosmetic grade glitter in over 60 shades. You can see some of my work at

EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing

Science Fiction and Fantasy books, including the Tesseracts anthologies. Check out their online catalog for more information.

Elements Games, Collectibles, and Apparel

Board games, card games, party games, game accessories, pop culture collectibles, Funko pop figures, handmade jewelry and accessories, and unique T-shirts. Check out their website.

On Spec Magazine

Sales of On Spec single issues and subscriptions, as well as books by our editors and friends. Check us out at

Shae’s Books

Selling artwork, secondhand SF books, and collector comics.

Tyche Books

We sell science fiction & fantasy novels, anthologies, & related non-fiction. Our website is:

USS Bonaventure Speculative Fiction Society

We are a nonprofit society interested in speculative fiction in all its forms. We meet the second and fourth Thursday of every month for club business and discussions of spec topics and have numerous social events throughout the year. We will have memberships and club information at the table as well as fan made merchandise such as badges, signs, and tribbles for sale. Check them out on Facebook!

Variant Edition Comics and Used Books

Selling both Used Books (with a focus on genre fiction) and comics. Our website can be found at