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02.19.2014 | | Posted at 02:00 PM
By Kristina Byas
Unique jewelry incorporating old car keys, gears and assorted industrial material and fashions custom-printed with Victorian paintings can all be found at the “Gardens & Gears: Steampunk Faire” at the Mitchell Park Domes.Running through March 30, the garden party offers visitors a chance to experience the old mixing with the new as they view the works of different designers who have been i...
Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010
Steampunk is a thriving subculture that embraces something old and something new, combining Victorian-era fashion with science-fiction elements—it’s a response to “cyberpunk,” a parallel but opposite cousin that celebrates futuristic technology. The visual style of steampunk embraces locomotive engines, gears, top hats, corsets and aviator goggles, and fashion elements of the Wild West can be added to create a “historical sci-fi” look, according to...
08.14.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
I’m looking forward to a four show weekend. Tonight, in addition to seeing the FREE premiere of the new Insurgent Theatre show Ulysses’ Crewmen, at Cream City Collectives. I’ve been invited to see local stand-up comic Alex Grindeland at the Alchemist at 10pm. Events conspired to keep me from seeing his show last night, making for a really big night tonight . . . and what with the schedule be...