Nora Mai was President of the ICG for 3 years, chaired Costume-Con 16 & has edited 3 Future Fashion Folios. She was the founding President of the St Louis Costumers Guild & has held SLCG offices on and off for nearly 20 years. A frequent contributor to the Future Fashion Folios, she started making her own Middle Eastern Dance costumes in High School because she couldn't afford to buy them. She has been costuming for over four decades with experience in Historical and SF & F, and mostly does originals. She & Bruce received the ICG Lifetime Achievement Award in 2010. At Costume-Con 30 Nora received the Founders Award for service to Costume-Con. Recently she began collecting and costuming BJDs. And she currently works as the primary photo archivist (digitizing & inventorying) for the Pat & Peggy Kennedy Memorial Library and the International Costumers Gallery.
Convention Guest Appearances
- Anime North 2013 - May 24-26, 2013 in Toronto, ON