Fantasy Faire 2011, is NOW OPEN, running through until Sunday 10th April.
Now in its third year, Fantasy Fair is the largest gathering of fantasy designers, enthusiasts, roleplayers and performers in the virtual world. Ten days of commerce, special events, live music concerts, exclusive items auctions, RFL ribbon hunts and fundraising to benefit Relay for Life and the fight against cancer. Avatars, clothing, furnishings, gadgets, goodies and exclusive items are available from top SL Fantasy Creators in stunning sims designed by builders creating some of the most noticeable fantasy spots on the SL destination guide.
Over the course of the event, thousands of Second Life residents and creators will be coming together, to support the American Cancer Society’s vision of a world without cancer. Friends Fighting Cancer (FFC) have transformed nine sims of Second Life into a fantasy wonderland: the Fantasy Faire 2011 to benefit Relay for Life of Second Life (RFL of SL).
This nine sim event is bringing together such fantasy genres as Fairy, Elven, Magic, Mermaid, Goth, Demon, Vamp, Neko, Micro, Steampunk, Sci-Fi and more including fantasy landscaping and appearance such as skin & hair!
FFC’s goal in 2011 is to raise $20,000 USD for RFL of SL. The Fantasy Faire 2011 will also offer visitors an opportunity to celebrate the survivors of cancer, remember and honour loved ones lost, and to fight back with the American Cancer Society.
The Designing Worlds show will be coming from the Fantasy Faire LIVE on Monday at 2pm SLT it’s going to be a great show that you won’t want to miss!
Here is a brief summary of the nine sims. I will be providing a more detailed review of each sim each day of the Faire.
Fantasy Faire Central:
Arrival and events sim with 8 magical portals to the sims and a fantastic fantasy auction!
Landscaping – Ember Farina and Zander Greene
Stage: Earth Primbee
Portal / Gateways: As below
Wiccan memorial: Nevar & Ame
Forest of Light
A sim filled with magical trees, alive with light
Landscaping – Piedras Chama & Nonna Hedges
Build – Lauren Thibaud
Portal – Lauren Thibaud
ForestForest of Shadow
A dark, deep forest with hidden treats
Landscaping – Numberofthebeast Angelus
Build – Numberofthebeast Angelus
Portal – Numberofthebeast Angelus
A city of black magic with Arabian night feel
Landscaping – Marcus Inkpen & Sharni Azalee
Build – Marcus Inkpen & Sharni Azalee
Portal – Marcus Inkpen & Sharni Azalee
Steampunk themed, inspired by Jules Verne, Nemo Revisited brings the famous Nemo submarine city of Sextan Shepherd back to life. A special appearance also by his Hall of Mirrors offer a fantastic opportunity to revisit these beautiful builds.
Landscaping – Sextan Shepherd
Build – Sextan Shepherd & Mayah Parx
Portal – Arachne Anatra
Sea of Mer
A beautiful watery bay with hidden delights in the depths
Landscaping – Elicio Ember, Stef Cormer and Emmanuelle Loon
Build – Zander Greene
Portal – Zander Greene
A truly gorgeous swamp that feels very out of this world
Landscaping – Elicio Ember
Build – Mayah Parx
Portal – Elicio Ember
Fantastical and Magical
A fantastic sim full of fun, interactive and edible delights. An inspiring place to play!
Landscaping – Mayah Parx
Build – Mayah Parx
Portal – Mayah Parx
A high elven landscaping and elegant builds with a sense of decay.
Landscaping – Alia Baroque
Build – Alia Baroque
Portal – Alia Baroque
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