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Road Trip #4: Steampunk Road Trip: Grand Tour ‘Wish List’

Welcome to my final Steampunk Hands Around the World post for this year. I’ve already posted about my writing research road trips, local events such at the Time Travelers’ Picnic and the annual Steampunk Festival. Now I will indulge myself and present to you with my Steampunk Grand Tour Wish List. If I could afford…

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Steampunk Road Trip #3: Steampunk Festival Port Adelaide

Science,  art, corsets, music and books – find these and more  at the annual Steampunk Festival in South Australia. I’m fortunate to live in Adelaide, South Australia – home to one of the largest active steampunk communities in Australia. <Waves at Brisbane> As enthusiasm for steampunk in Australia is growing over the years, other local…

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Road Trip #2: Travels Through Time

Steampunk Hands Around the World #2 For the past few years our local steampunk community has been involved in the Time Travellers Picnic. This event is traditionally held on the 8th of December.  We usually schedule the event on the closest weekend (if it’s during the week) – but as we are time travellers, any…

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Steampunk Hands Around the World #1: Research Road Trip

A big part of my steampunk life is writing. I create alternative histories, with a twist and a touch of gadgetry.  My biggest tool is research. I make myself more familiar with historic facts and tiny details,  then change certain situations, extrapolate ramifications and create a new story. So stoke up the fire. Let loose…

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Steampunk Hands Around the World 2018

Next month is Steampunk Hands Around the World month. I’m going on a road trip. Jump in the wagon and join the ride! For more information read Airship Ambassador’s PRESS RELEASE “Steampunk Hands Around the World IV Get your steam vehicle powered up – we’re going on a Steampunk Road Trip! Join in to see the interesting people,…

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Firing the Imagination: Steampunk Hands Around the World #3

Certain groups seem to have a higher percentage of creative types. And steampunk is no exception. It’s a creative culture. It nurtures the imagination – through a good book, a stunning costume or breathtaking images. But this is no cookie-cutter culture. Steampunk fosters individuality. Give a group of steampunks a box of similar items, and they…

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