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Kat Ingersoll is a semi-professional tailor and operates out of her home near Elon University in North Carolina. A self-taught tailor, she started sewing at 10 years old by cutting up old clothes to design custom outfits for her dolls. She started attending conventions in 2005 and people liked her designs so much that they offered to pay for commissioned costumes.

In January 2008, Kat officially started Kat's Play, offering custom costumes, sewing patterns and original designs. Since then, she's amassed several clients -- both domestic and abroad -- and won many awards for her costumes and original designs. She also offers her services as a guest panelist, offering her observations on cosplay, mass media and nerd culture.

Outside of costuming, Kat has a "real" job in IT and plays Magic: the Gathering semi-competitively. She is a 2nd dan in tae kwon do, with over 25 years of training. Her husband, Chris, tolerates her obsessions and sometimes encourages them. She is also owned by a calico, Fiona, and has a daughter.


Favourite Visual Artist
Luis Royo, Ashitaka Amano
Favourite Movies
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon; Quills; My First Mister
Favourite TV Shows
The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, CSI, Law and Order, NCIS
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
don't have one
Favourite Books
Dracula, The Last Unicorn, Diary of a Young Girl, The Phantom of the Opera, The Princess Bride, Alice in Wonderland
Favourite Writers
Terry Pratchett
Favourite Games
Beyond Good and Evil
Favourite Gaming Platform
Wii
Tools of the Trade
sewing machine, needle, thread, seam ripper, ruler, pins
Other Interests
cosplay, anime, video games, reading, writing, Magic: the Gathering

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kuroitenshi13Professional General Artist
Have another wonderful birthday~
kuroitenshi13Professional General Artist
Happy birthday~
anirealProfessional General Artist
Thanks for the watch!
kuroitenshi13Professional General Artist
Have another happy birthday~
OlgaDBProfessional Photographer
thanks for the comments and the fav.:happybounce: 
kuroitenshi13Professional General Artist
Happy birthday~ :iconcakeplz:
jlucydaisukeHobbyist General Artist
Hi there! Saw your Lupin III panel at Katsu a few days ago and LOVED it! Your gallery's terrific! :)