Day four sees us move into the world of comic books. Favoured by many a geek and always on the menu at Elemental Manor, comic books bring mirth, merriment and an insatiable need to protect paper with plastic sleeves. Launched … Continue reading Steampunk Anniversary Giveaway, April 4th – Arcane Sally & Mr Steam
Well, steampunks certainly seem to cut it fine. We started a Kickstarter crowdfund campaign a month ago when we were invited to cover the Edwardian Ball. It’s a charitable festival which has grown from an underground party to an internationally … Continue reading We Did It! We’re bringing the Edwardian Ball to you!
If I don’t get there, neither do you. I want to bring you behind the curtain at the Edwardian Ball, to bring the sights and sounds right to your computer. But I can’t buy my ticket and hit the road … Continue reading New Rewards Added to the Edwardian Ball Campaign – ONLY A FEW DAYS LEFT!
The Kickstarter campaign to help me pay my way to the incredible Edwardian Ball is underway. So far we’ve already reached 1/3 of our goal of $425 to help me get to New Orleans! This is awesome, but I can’t … Continue reading Just a Hint of what You’ll See if I Go to the Edwardian Ball for Steampunk Journal
At the start of the month I launched a crowdfund campaign to raise £13,000 in order to build a new website. The Hellfire Club will be a gallery of portraits up to art nude levels. There are a number of … Continue reading First shoot for The Hellfire Club revealed (NSFW)
I’ve recently been sharing correspondence with Carl Jackson. He’s a comic book enthusiast who is having a crack at getting into the comic publishing game. He’s devised his first story and has launched a Kickstarter campaign to get it published. … Continue reading Kickstarter launches for steampunk fighting comic
You may remember me reporting on the photography of Gary Nicholls and his Imaginarium story project. The photographic endeavour has already spanned a number of years and could get close to a decade before we see it’s conclusion which is … Continue reading Gary Nicholl’s Imaginarium book lands on Kickstarter
An art studio by the name of Steam Biscuit have launched a campaign on Indiegogo to see their art creations come to life. The steampunk themed Alice in Wonderland series are a swirling display of the various styles of artwork that the team are capable of. Continue reading “Steam team seek funding for steampunk Alice works”
Introduction The Starling pocket watches are the result of a crowd funding campaign that saw the vision of a Silicon Valley Inventor and Disney Imagineer come fruition. There are six watches in creation and in this review, I’ll be taking a look at the Inception. Priced at around $99 (approx £68) the Starling Watch is available from Etsy via the Starling Watch website. Features It’s infrequent that something in masses of steampunk inventions that something catches my eye and makes me yearn it so much. Creations by the great makers such as Thomas Willeford, the late, great, Datamancer and images by Gary Nichols are a small … Continue reading Starling pocket watch review