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Our expo banners hanging at Steampunk Empire Symposium #steamsymposium

Aloysius was kind enough to let us display our expo banners in the atrium ballroom at the Steampunk Empire Symposium

Steampunk Rolls into Roswell, GA this Weekend

  Steampunk Rolls into Roswell this Weekend – Roswell, GA Patch. The Steampunk fantasy world will come alive on the grounds of Barrington Hall this weekend, Saturday, April 28 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. With one foot in the past and one in the future, experience the lush and highly imaginative world of...

S.T.E.A.M.Fest in Atlanta starts tomorrow!

We hope to see you all at S.T.E.A.M.Fest in Atlanta this weekend. Check out the all the grand activities on the schedule, including a prop building session with Dr. Mortimer J. Torque! – Trash to Treasure: Building Steampunk Contraptions and Exposition Oddities http://www.steamfestatl.com/  

Expo Sneak Peek: No Ordinary Fish Tank

Here’s couple of behind the scenes photos of the production of the Feegee Mermaid’s containment device. As you can see, it is being lovingly crafted by hand and quality inspected by some of the lovely ladies of Clocktease Burlesque. You can trust their judgement because they have the obvious...

Expo Sneak Peek: You Won’t Like Him When He’s Hungry

A wise man once said, “Oh, my god, no. Please! What is that? Don’t tell me!” He very well could have been gazing upon the wendigo, seen here for the first time in the leathery flesh. There is an interesting back story as to how the Abolishers collected such...

Expo Sneak Peek: Not Just Some Mangy Coyote

  We’ve had excellent response to our Kickstarter effort the past few days, so as a reward to our donors (and an enticement for those of you who have not yet donated,) here is a sneak peek at the chupacabra that you will be able to see at our...

Creature Tuesday: La Chupacabra

Stalwart Abolisher Jasper Dunlap has had more than his fair share of encounters with this loathsome creature. The chupacabra is well-known among the pioneers of the West as a capricious, tenacious predator of livestock, particularly when it comes to goats. Packs of these murderous beasts can eliminate an entire...

Creature Tuesday: Feegee Mermaid

This enchanting creature was collected by the team during a sojourn to the supposedly tranquil islands of the heathen South Pacific. The Feegee Mermaid is an interesting being, simultaneously beguiling and treacherous. Captured with no small amount of effort, the specimen that you see before you is of exceptional...

Creature Tuesday: The Wendigo

The people of the Canadian frontier have only dared to talk in whispers of this horror-beast of the North – the Wendigo. The winter months in that land are long and dark, the sun hiding away for weeks on end. In that lingering time, people grow restless, fearful and…...