Brock Beauchamp

CONvergence – July 6-9, 2017 – Bloomington, MN

Brock Beauchamp
June 27, 2017

I’ve been attending CONvergence for the past eight years as a “fun” con. This year, I’ve committed to tabling my first four day (yeesh) convention. If you’re not familiar with CONvergence, it spans multiple hotels in Bloomington, MN. Artists Alley is located in the Sheraton next to the “main” convention space, across the street and a three minute walk. Come by and visit, hours and information listed below! CONvergence DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel 7800 Normandale Blvd. Bloomington, MN 55439 Thursday, 7/6: 2pm-6pm Friday, 7/7: 10am-6pm Saturday, 7/8: 10am-6pm Sunday, 7/9: 10am-4pm As always, I’ll have a bunch of new stuff,... View Article

DIY printing: 2017 update, still doin’ it my own damned self

Brock Beauchamp
June 6, 2017

Some of you may have read the blog post outlining my initial foray into DIY printing for conventions. If not, you can find it here for reference. Now that I’ve been printing at home for five years, I figured it was time for an update. Not only have I learned several new tricks but my trusty Artisan 1430 died late last year and I replaced it with a significant upgrade in the Epson P600. Over the past few months, I’ve run several hundred prints through the new Epson, so I’m now comfortable talking about what it does right (most things),... View Article