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Belle Isle Steampunk Picnic

After an aborted attempt to have a steampunk event and photo shoot at the Belle Isle Conservatory earlier this year, the lovely Vespertine Nova Lark, organizer and trinket-maker extraordinaire, made plans for a picnic in the island on June 18th, 2011.  Though the turnout was not huge, all had a grand time, feasting on delicious […]

2011 – NAIAS Designer Night Party

Every year since 1990 (Or thereabouts) there has been a gathering of automotive creative designers held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show. (Detroit Auto Show)  They’ve been hosted by a number of venues, including The State Theater, The College for Creative Studies, The Rattlesnake Club and most often in recent years, The […]

Thanksgiving Rockin Eve 2010 – St Andrews Hall

At the invitation of the my friend, the lovely and super-talented  JC Westwood, I went to shoot her and her band, The Infatuations, along with a couple of other acts that played at this event.  Due to a bit of miscommunication I arrived WAY early for the show, so I proceeded to wander around and […]

World Steampunk Expo 2010

I attended the  World Steam Expo in Dearborn, MI on Saturday May 29, 2010.  I wasn’t quite sure what to expect based on some of the things I was hearing prior to the event.  Would people show up?  Would it be well organized?  I needn’t have worried.  From the second I arrived, it was clear […]

Billetproof Detroit 2010

Rat Rod – “A style of hot rod or custom car that, in most cases, imitates (or exaggerates) the early hot rods of the 40s, 50s, and 60s. It is not to be confused with the somewhat closely related “traditional” hot rod, which is an accurate re-creation or period-correct restoration of a hot rod from […]

NAIAS Designer Night 2010

Every year since 1990 (Or thereabouts) there has been a gathering of automotive creative designers held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show. (Detroit Auto Show)  They’ve been hosted by a number of venues, including The State Theater, The College for Creative Studies, The Rattlesnake Club and most often in recent years, The […]