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Chinese artist Zhang Yuebai turns insects into steampunk artworks in Shanghai Zhang Yuebai combines insect bodies with mechanics from watches and jewellery to make his unusual artworks. He can spend up to a month assembling the intricate and fiddly pieces.

Average Day In the Life of a Full Time Author Post to blog, either Author or Retro Rack. Share to social media. Open Feedly and check the morning news via curated blogs:. Share interesting ones, keep others for bottom of blog posts, send important ones to Evernote of review and processing. Meanwhile, listen to daily news podcasts.

Steampunk returns this weekend The colourful event returns to the Goulburn Waterworks this weekend. This weekend the fabulous Steampunk Victoriana Fair returns to the Goulburn Waterworks. The retro-futuristic fair will be held over two days this year, with organisers added even more features to the program to accommodate the Fair's ever-increasing popularity.

Steampunk-Looking E-Bike Is the Latest American Creation Tarform Motorcycles has launched its first electric motorcycle. With its funky design and an appealing electric range, the Tarform is ready for the market.

A Pop Culture Guide To Nantes Travelling is one of the best ways to broaden your horizons. It encourages people to see new perspectives and embrace different cultures. When I travel, I find myself interested in exploring the pop culture identity of a new place. Recently, I travelled to Nantes and saw a wide range of geeky goodness.

SASPC September 2018 Top5 and Prize Winners Hi, servus and welcome to our announcing the Top5 and prize winners from the September challenge, dear steampunk and industrial style friends! As always I feel the urge to say a huge THANK YOU to all who have been playing along with us so truly and constantly since my friend Sandra and I put up this challenge blog.

Army sergeant's steampunk top hat springs class III leak in formation Pennyworth Montgomery's notably complex steampunk top hat sprung a class III leak in the middle of morning formation, sources confirmed today. "I noticed it immediately," said Spc. Christie Jones. "One moment the steam whistle puffed away gentle bursts of vapor to release pressure.

Ok Nanowrimo - Let's Try This Again I don't exactly have a lot of free time these days. For those of you who don't know I accepted a new full-time job back in August working for a think tank here in D.C. Which is awesome! I love my boss and having a steady income certainly helps me sleep better at night.

The Maestros Review - a Symphony of Steampunk & Alchemical Battle - Not So MMO - What if we could evolve the RTS platform a bid, harmonize the melody with just the right notes to enliven the old tunes in such a way it might catch your attention again? An acoustic cover, perhaps? A new conductor for a new interpretation of a much-loved symphony of death and mayhem?

Soulless-Illustrated Hardcover Edition-Squee! Soulless, by Gail Carriger and this version illustrated by Jensine Eckwall, is titled after the preternatural Miss Alexia Tarabotti, whose touch renders supernatural vampires and werewolves mortal.

Penny Dreadful Season 1 Review If you are a lover of the macabre side of the steam era, you will absolutely adore the first season of Penny Dreadful. It's a bit like taking most of the superstitions of the Vic-wardian era and throwing them into a blender. Which sounds like it could be a terrible idea, but the execution is amazing.

Say Hello to the Steampunk Electric Motorcycle Elsewhere, Harley-Davidson is following through on its plans to make an electric motorcycle, and companies like Zero, Alta, Energica, Nuuk, even Kalashnikov are in the game. That's not including the lesser-known startups like Evoke, or electric bicycle-motorcycle manufacturers like Monday and Lithium Cycles.

Oxnard Steampunk Festival 715 S A St, Oxnard, California 93030. Oct 13 - 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM PDT. Oct 14 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM PDT. Entertainment Announcements: AL1CE - Band Abby and the Myth - Band Barrelhouse Wailers - Band The Velveteen Band - Band Captain S. Rokk - Magician NEMA - Belly Dance Group - Entertainment.

How to Crochet Tutorial: Steampunk Cardigan Come with me, and you will be In a world of Pure Imagination! I can't wait to share the next piece of our Halloween Costumes!! You can see my past years costumes here:. Each year I try to create costumes more epic than the one's before. This year will be AWESOME!

Dragons, Airships, & Death Unicorns Today I'm so excited to bring you an author interview from Janeen Ippolito! I discovered her Ironfire Legacies books last year around when book 1 came out and I very quickly fell in love with this steampunk world full of dragon shifters, airship captains, and political intrigue.

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Gaming: Just Cause 4 story trailer; every Kingdom Hearts game for the price of one; steampunk takes a Magic Leap Not that you need a strong story for a game that encourages you to fly a cargo jet straight into a tornado, but Just Cause 4 has just dropped an all-new trailer that gives newcomers a glimpse at what's driving series protagonist Rico Rodrguez on his latest adventure.

Gail Interviews Stacy Finz, Getting Western With It! There's nothing like seeing the world from the back of a good working quarter horse. No deviating: vanilla or chocolate ice cream on a plain or a sugar cone?:. Sugar cone without hesitation. Chocolate unless it's soft-serve or frozen custard, then absolutely vanilla!.

Meet Z'Nof The Steampunk Ryder This rare Steampunk Biker was purchased at an old Estate Sale, held on Camano Island off the coast of Washington State. The actual age of this piece is unknown. This handmade Rolling Steampunk / Harley Davidson Style Art Piece stands 13 1/2″ tall and rests on two rubber tires, mounted on metal wire spooked rims.

An Axe to Grind - A Look at the Historic Lizzie Borden Case and the New Movie "Lizzie" By late springtime of 1892, the Borden household was broiling with turmoil. Neither of the Borden girls liked their stepmother. Rumors swirled that Abby married Andrew for his money. Andrew took a hatchet to pigeons that Lizzie kept in a roost in the family attic despite her protests.

Hiedbound Hump Day - Cornelis Drebbel 12 Wednesday, October 10, 2018. Welcome back to Hidebound Hump Day, and another episode of Copper, the Alchemist, and the Woman in Trousers. My blog-writing time is limited to the weekend, and it was a very busy one. So without further ado, here's chapter 12.

Magic Leap and Weta Launch ‘Dr. Grordbort’s Invaders’ at L.E.A.P. Developer Conference The steampunk robot shooter is one of the first gaming titles to launch on Magic Leaps headset.

Mortal Engines' steampunk origins come to life in 'Mortal Artists' web series In a sci-fi world filled with vibranium, alien tesseracts, and ion engine technology, Mortal Engines' steampunk aesthetic stands out. Sure, the mobile cities that rove the movie's post-apocalyptic landscape aren't exactly lacking for technical sophistication, but where they really shine is in their design.

Steampunk's new spiced rum takes inspiration from gin market 'I think rum is starting to have its "gin" moment, so consumers will be open to trying different flavourings and complexities.' In keeping with this comparison to gin, Steampunk recommends serving its spiced rum with tonic - namely, Lixir Tonic's cinnamon and blood orange variety.

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