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Steampunk Snow Globes By Camryn Forrest. One Of A Kind Shakeable Art.

Steampunk Snow Globes
above: Steampunk Airship snow globe by Camryn Forrest designs

Two of my favorite things have been combined by artist Camryn Forrest. The Steampunk genre and the Snow Globe (or water globe or snowdome). Her intricate little shakeable sculptures combine elements associated with the Victorian age of machinery along with copper, silver or rich pewter glitter as the “snow”. The bases upon which the glass encased sculptures sit vary in materials, from marble to woods, and are decorated with “Steampunk” styled embellishments. (more…)

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The Stunning Opening Sequence For HBO’s Game Of Thrones and How It Came To Be [UPDATED].

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Few are as stunning as the Opening Sequence HBO’s Game Of Thrones. The second season of the series has begun and each time I watch it, I am mesmerized by the opening title sequence. I wanted to share it with my readers and in doing so, came across two wonderful articles I’m cobbling together. (more…)

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Steampunk Gas Masks & Helmets So Exquisite, They’ll Leave You Breathless.

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It’s hard to believe that Tom Banwell has no formal art training and is largely self taught when you look at his expertly crafted collection of leather and metal Steampunk Gas Masks & Helmets. The masks and helmets are an impressive display of workmanship, complete with mechanical parts, fully wearable and entirely original. (more…)

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The Nautilus Peepbox Aquarium Melds Steampunk Design With Modern Materials.

Nautilus Peepbox Aquarium

The Nautilus Peepbox Aquarium, designed by George Maridakis for the Netherland’s Spell,  is constructed of Perspex and aluminum. The illuminated cylindrical fish tank has a Jules Verne-meets-the-new-millenium look and style. (more…)

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Google’s ‘Under The Sea’ Interactive Steampunk Doodle -An Homage To Jules Verne





A minor coincidence, given that my post today featured the 15 blown glass fish bowls by Roger Arquer, but today’s Google logo features an underwater view in honor of Jules Verne’s birthday. (more…)

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