International Costumers’ Guild, Inc.
A U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization
The ICG is an affiliation of hobbyist and professional costumers, dedicated to the promotion and education of costuming as an art form in all its aspects.
This portrait by Steward Hartman was taken at Costume-Con 36 following the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award presentation. It includes 2018 recipient Elaine Mami, and the past LAA recipients who helped present the award that evening.read more
I am very excited to announce that the new ICG website is now online. Thanks to the ICG web team for their hard work over the last two years, including Jacalyn Boggs, Andrew Assarattanakul, and Susan Toker. I also want to recognize Kathe Gust for proofreading every page and making corrections, and ICG President Marianne Pease for her continued encouragement and support.read more
This portrait by Steward Hartman was taken at Costume-Con 35 following the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award presentation. It includes 2017 co-recipients Eric Cannon and Sue Kulinyi, and the past LAA recipients who helped present the award that evening.read more
President's Message at 2017 Annual ICG Members and Board Meetings My focus has been on financial stability, growth, educational outreach, and providing value for our affiliated chapters and their members. It is surprising to realize just how much the ICG has...read more
March-April 2019 on-line edition of the ICG's newsletter, The International Costumer, is available, featuring President's Message, Co-Editor's Message, On Taking up Knitting Part 1 and more.read more
The ICG Board has adopted the 2019 budget, which takes effect as of 1 January 2019. Members are welcome to view the 2019 budget, as well as quarterly financial statements for 2018, by visiting the Financial Statements page. Each year, the ICG Treasurer assembles a...read more
January-February 2019 on-line edition of the ICG's newsletter, The International Costumer, is available, featuring President's Message, Co-Editor's Message, Costume-Con 37, Devore (Burnout) Velvet Tutorial and more.read more
Myrtle R Douglas: Mother of Convention Costuming