January 24, 2011 By Devon Rose City Steampunk Film Festival I am very excited! I am going to my very first steampunk film festival! It is a ten hour event of all things steampunkian, including films, music, local merchants, and a local author panel and signing. Authors: Meljean Brook M. K. Hobson Jay Lake Andrew Mayer Devon Monk Merchants: Black Wing Arts — masks & other sculpted leatherwork gb Designs — ray guns, props, & costumes GPB Jewelery — steampunk & recycled jewelery Scissorfiend – historical fashion, millinery, & corsetry SteamBaby – goggles & accessories Taken By The Sky — historical costuming & corsets Tormented Artifacts — masks, accessories, art prints, & esoterica Films/entertainment: Child Invisible “Cup of Brown Joy” music video by Professor Elemental The Danger Element: Episode 1 Every Storm Has an End The Fabulous World of Jules Verne The Forgotten Invention of Love The Halsteadarian “Heart of Stone” music video by The Raveonettes An omnibus of shorts by The League of S.T.E.A.M. Machine McDonough Nickel Children Steampunk in Oxford Succumb Tempus Ex Machina The Tesla Experiment Virus “Written in Stone” music video by Moth If you've ever wondered what, exactly, steampunk is, I have a good feeling this event will more than satisfy your curiosity. And if you're in the area, I sure hope you'll come join us for the fun!