Artist Spotlight – Evan Butterfield

Excerpt from “Gentlemen of Steampunk II” by Evan Butterfield Master Aengineer Tobey Fenloque is one of the most little-known of the early Steam Age pioneers, although his work was amongst the most visible at the time, and remains so today. Still, while schoolchildren can cadently recite the Rhyme of the Four Founders (“Thornbrussel, Mayben, and Pembrooke, and Bell/These are the men we remember so well…”), it is to Fenloque’s work that they owe the rhythms of their daily lives. For it was Tobey Fenloque whose insights and invention drove the steamification of Tall Tom himself, and enshrined that massive timepiece … Continue reading Artist Spotlight – Evan Butterfield