Interview – Bruce Feldman, steampunk furniture

image copyright Bruce Feldman
His first project is a steampunk coffee table

Bruce Feldman is a furniture maker and has been for over 50 years. He started as a hobby when he was 12 years old and has turned toward steampunk inspired items in the last month. In the last 30 days or so, he’s started restoring a Mid century house with aims to sell it. He’s also started on a number of steampunk interior furniture items including a 32 inch coffee table from hand-made mill gears. I caught up with Bruce and managed to fire some questions to him about his work. Continue reading “Interview – Bruce Feldman, steampunk furniture”

RebelsMarket launches first online alternative marketplace

Los Altos, California, May 12, 2014

RebelsMarket alternative marketplace
RebelsMarket shopping page

RebelsMarket.com has launched the first alternative-inspired online marketplace and community for the anti-mainstream and fashion-forward. The site caters to individuals with unique interests in different fashion subcultures, including glam goth, punk, street, emo, rock, skate, steampunk, burlesque, fantasy and tattoo. Continue reading “RebelsMarket launches first online alternative marketplace”

Rivers MEET Cafe steampunk Mini Market cancelled

The steampunk Mini Market that I reported about on March 27th at Rivers MEET Cafe in Methley has been cancelled. It was due to be held on Sunday, 18th May 2014 but has been cancelled due to a lack of interested traders. The organisers decided it was better to cancel in advance rather than have a lack lustre event.   Related articles Steampunk Mini Market looking for stallholders Continue reading Rivers MEET Cafe steampunk Mini Market cancelled

Brass Brunel Bristol steampunk event is cancelled

Bristol Steampunk Festival poster
Brass Brunel! Bristol Steampunk Festival

Sadly due to poor ticket sales, the organisers of Brass Brunel, which was due to run from June 20-22, have had to cancel the event. The convivial was being organised by steampunks, for steampunks and was going to feature a market, workshops and steampunk exhibitions in Bristol. Continue reading “Brass Brunel Bristol steampunk event is cancelled”

Poll: Operation Steelpunk! Should the wood stay or go?

Hello chaps, I’ve been sent a couple of photographs of the goggles nearing completion. After the broken fork prong disaster, I managed to get some replacement forks for the arms. I’ve been asked if I like the wood on them and I’m not sure. What do you think?   Related articles Operation Steelpunk! Part One Operation Steelpunk! Part three Operation Steelpunk! Part four Continue reading Poll: Operation Steelpunk! Should the wood stay or go?