Skepchick-sponsored

Fundraising Auction: Handmade Beer and/or Dildo Cozy

Fundraising Auction: Handmade Beer and/or Dildo Cozy

Cross-posted with Skepchick Events. The SkepchickCon fundraising auctions are back this week with another one-of-a-kind handmade item, a bottle (or large dildo) cozy that Jodi Thibeault crocheted during the Godless Fiends Fabric Arts Hour, part of Freethought Blogs Conscience 2, the online freethought con. You can see the video here, where Jodi not only creates this BEFORE OUR VERY EYES but also d... »

Auction: Custom Cocktail by Mixologist Anne Sauer

Auction: Custom Cocktail by Mixologist Anne Sauer

Cross-posted with Skepchick. Anne Sauer’s custom cocktail is back! This very popular item already has bids, so get yours in or put it on your watch list for Sunday, March 30, 9:00pm EDT, when the auction ends. For those not familiar with this bit of personalized deliciousness, the auction itself is for a customized drink recipe made just for you based on your taste preferences. As with all o... »

Auction: Hangout with Noisy Astronomer and Group Astronomy Talk

Auction: Hangout with Noisy Astronomer and Group Astronomy Talk

Cross-posted with Skepchick. This week’s auctions to raise money for science education and outreach at SkepchickCon are auctions for science education and outreach. I know, it’s a bit meta, but now’s your chance to get all your astronomy questions answered by our very own Noisy Astronomer, Dr. Nicole Gugliucci, while also contributing to the science education of others. Nicole is... »

Auctions: Geek T-shirt Quilt & Pillows, Custom Rose Necklace, Moon Clock

Auctions: Geek T-shirt Quilt & Pillows, Custom Rose Necklace, Moon Clock

Cross-posted with Skepchick. We are very busy behind the scenes preparing for SkepchickCon, the science track at CONvergence, an annual sci-fi/fantasy con in the Minneapolis area. If you haven’t seen them already, check out Amy’s interviews with two of our guests, Dr. Siouxsie Wiles and Anne Sauer. We’ve also updated our website with more information about the guests and panels. ... »

Auction: Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Humorotica

Auction: Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Humorotica

Cross-posted with Skepchick. To help us raise money for science education and outreach at SkepchickCon, this week we have our first donated item from a reader, Angelina: a custom humorotica tale written to your specifications. Here’s a sample tale she wrote of Big(foot) Love to give you an idea of what you’d be bidding on. The auction starts at $25, and the winning bidder gets to choos... »

Auction: T-Rex in Birdcage Pendant; Custom Culinary Science Post

Auction: T-Rex in Birdcage Pendant; Custom Culinary Science Post

Cross-posted with Skepchick. This week we have two very different but equally awesome items up for auction to raise money for science education and outreach at SkepchickCon. Daniela, the managing editor of EscĂ©ptica, has donated an adorable, beautifully handmade pendant, a tiny little T-Rex in a sterling silver cage. Anne Sauer, who writes about the science of food and drink over at Mad Art Lab, i... »

Skepchick Auctions: Choose-Your-Own Surly

Skepchick Auctions: Choose-Your-Own Surly

Cross-posted with Skepchick. This week, as a part of our SkepchickCon fundraising, we are auctioning a Surlyramics necklace or earrings set, donated by the one and only Surly Amy. All proceeds go toward supplies and informational materials for science and art education and outreach as well as travel expenses for the experts we’re bringing to SkepchickCon. The winning bidder this week will ha... »

SkepchickCon Auctions: Misandry Hat and Custom Deb Goddard Voicemail

SkepchickCon Auctions: Misandry Hat and Custom Deb Goddard Voicemail

Originally posted on Skepchick. We are back with more donated items to auction for SkepchickCon fundraising. All proceeds go toward supplies and informational materials for science and art education and outreach as well as travel expenses for the experts we’re bringing to the con. SkepchickCon is the science and skepticism track at CONvergence, a sci-fi/fantasy conference held in the Minneap... »

Skepchick Auctions: Dino Virgin Mary, Baby Pokemon Jesus & More

Skepchick Auctions: Dino Virgin Mary, Baby Pokemon Jesus & More

Cross-posted with Skepchick.org. Our planning for SkepchickCon 2014 at CONvergence is in full swing, and we have so much more in store for you. First, in addition to more full-hour interactive science and art workshops, we’ll be offering science and art activities and salons all day long in our track room as well as doing some Roving Science during the CON–on-the-spot science demos and... »

SkepchickCon: Early Registration Discount Ends May 15

SkepchickCon: Early Registration Discount Ends May 15

Cross-posted on Skepchick. Meet Skepchicks, Freethought Bloggers, and tons of special guests at SkepchickCon, the science and skepticism track of CONvergence, a sci-fi/fantasy conference held July 4-7 in the Minneapolis area. If you register by May 15, you pay only $60. That’s it. Sixty bucks gets you access to four freaking days of panels, cosplay, multiple nightly themed parties, interacti... »

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