Posts Tagged ‘Highwind Steamworks’

Steampunks set to invade Metro Detroit this weekend!

May
20

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World Steam Expo may be gone, but a new steampunk convention has arisen to take its place over Memorial Day weekend.

Up in the Aether starts Friday at the Doubletree Dearborn-Detroit, 5801 Southfield, Detroit, and it sounds like a lot …

TeslaCon 3 : An Overview

Dec
04

So it is that once again TeslaCon has come and gone and it took me two and a half days of sleep to compensate.  Yet it was fun, a lot of fun, the kind of fun you only get when …

TeslaCon 3: A Trip to the Moon

Nov
26

The adventure and excitement continue next November in 2012 as Lord Bobbins and his crew take you to the edge of your imagination. We launch from South Hampton and go all the way to the lunar surface.

Cross trackless voids …

How Highwind Steamworks Works

Apr
05

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Go to Steampunk Chicago events or local cons and you will undoubtedly see the merchandise table of Jeff Platt and Dawn Przybylski, Highwind Steamworks. They craft jewelry, leatherwork, goggles and other steampunk gear. You can also visit their Etsy

The Circus as a Steampunk Trope

Feb
14

Regardless of what anyone says, I stand by the notion that steampunk is an impossible idea to ultimately define (at least as I write this it still seems to be). That does not, however, mean it is impossible to …

A Very Clockwork Christmas

Dec
15

We know, it’s been awhile, but we are OFFICIALLY back to Exit with another rendition of our original, popular and all together maddening CLOCKWORK VAUDEVILLE!

This month we feature the “Clockwork Christmas” which has been graciously booked by our …

This Weekend is Steam-Con II: Also first Party of Champaign’s Airship O’Reilly!

Nov
18

Is it that time again already?  I feel as though I left Steam-Con I just yesterday, with its large music shows and tea-time and crazy people thinking they are vampires at 3am on a Saturday.  But truly, that’s without regard …

Clockwork Vaudeville V Features Local Acts & Artisans

Sep
13

This Saturday promises to be another exciting addition to our Clockwork Vaudeville line of events!  With another appearance of our original guest DJ, Adam Killing, and our resident magician, Michael Burke, as well as our resident DJs Joe