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  • Aug 24, 2013 - added a new page with maps and navigation information for the convention site.
  • Aug 23, 2013 - expanded the travel and parking pages.
  • Aug 22, 2013 - you can now access program and other convention information from our mobile applications.
  • Aug 21, 2013 - Press Release #32: LoneStarCon 3 Thanks Publishers for Supporting Public Libraries in San Antonio.
  • Aug 20, 2013 - our interactive program guide is now online, with details of all 945 program items!
  • Aug 20, 2013 - the Pocket Program can now be downloaded in PDF format from the publications page.
  • Aug 20, 2013 - Press Release #31: LoneStarCon 3 Partners with Ustream to Broadcast 2013 Hugo Award Ceremony.
  • Aug 19, 2013 - our Restaurant Guide can now be downloaded from the publications page.
  • Aug 13, 2013 - the overall convention schedule is now available including service hours and program highlights.
  • Aug 12, 2013 - Progress Report 5 is now available.
  • Aug 12, 2013 - there will be a ghost walking tour of San Antonio on the evening of Thursday, August 29.
  • Aug 12, 2013 - our animation program will be showing a wide range of anime and cartoons.
  • Aug 8, 2013 - published initial agenda and materials for the WSFS Business Meeting.
  • Aug 7, 2013 - Press Release #29: LoneStarCon 3 to Feature Author Jay Lake with Film Premiere and Special Exhibit.
  • Aug 1, 2013 - every day is special with our Theme Days in the Exhibit Hall.
  • Aug 1, 2013 - John Hertz will be leading book discussion groups on The Glass Bead Game, Vintage Season, and The Dying Earth. Read them, and then join in!
Artist Showcase - Spring Schoenhuth


Spring Schoenhuth has a fascination for all things geologic, particularly astronomy, gemology and paleontology. She was born and raised in Montana looking up at the "Big Sky", lived many years in Seattle, and taught in California, Washington, Montana and Hawaii. Her current projects are putting together a series of children's books, teaching second grade, and being the owner of Springtime Creations, (purveyor of exotic and science fiction jewelry, whose work has been seen in Star Trek: DS9™). Other than creating jewelry for individuals and television shows, she has also designed jewelry for organizations, and crafted the Campbell Award for Best New Writer nominee pin.

Spring has been an advocate and teacher of fine arts in her long career as an educator. She serves on the Fremont Unified School District's Arts Committee, is a Monart™ Specialist for the district, a member of California Art Educator's Association, and has conducted workshops to teach instructors on a variety of methods of infusing fine arts curriculum into the elementary and secondary program. She is currently the Western Region Director of ASFA (Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists) and a member of BASFA (Bay Area Science Fiction Association). Spring lives with her wonderful husband, Dave Gallaher, and her feline son, Spike, in Fremont, California.

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Artwork: Timelord