Come dressed your best,have fun and take photos.
Curious about steampunk? Want to learn more about the genre that is
rapidly becoming the next big subculture trend? Then come join author
and noted steampunk expert G. D. Falksen as he leads a panel
discussing all things steampunk. This panel will cover the basics of
the steampunk genre, its development as a subculture and fashion
trend, and will also explore current developments in steampunk
literature, fashion and related topics.
On the panel
*G. D. Falksen (http://www.gdfalksen.com/)
*Jeni Hellum concept artist for AIR: Steampunk (http://www.airsteampunk.com/) and head of the theatrical troupe the IAPS (http://www.iapssteam.com/)
*Evelyn Kriete (http://www.steampunktales.com/)
*Ana Aesthetic (http://anaaesthetic.com/)
*John F Strangeway (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Steampun
*Matt Silva (http://www.getdreadful.com/ and http://www.whitestonemotionpictures.c
Then Friday,Saturday & Sunday all sorts of Steampunk contests,photos, giveaways and free things are going on here at the Orbit Books booth (http://www.orbitbooks.net/)
Never-Ending Closet: A Fashion Show
The Never-Ending Closet is a showcase of samples from the collections of various independent, alternative, and global designers that add Gothic, Lolita, and Neo-Victoriana aesthetics to modern life. Pieces will range from haute couture to everyday clothes with a Victorian twist and be modeled by passionate fans.
Steampunk Costuming and Gadgetry
Ever wanted to make your own steampunk costume but don't know where to start? Join the Outlanders for tips on construction techniques, sources of materials, and design ideas for steampunk gadgets and attire. Our massive arsenal of steampunk weapons and armor will be on display as we discuss the basics of setting up your own shop.
NYCC & NYAF Steampunk meet up Saturday 7pm At the Orbit Books booth (http://www.orbitbooks.net/) at
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