Our weekly roundup of news and other happenings in the steampunk world
Weekend preview; Stupid Cupid cancelled; Tesla Science Center seeks funds for fire recovery; Maker Faire retrospective; Scenes from Fan Expo SF; New single from Geverend Dee and Prof. Adam Smasher; Another Bandcamp Friday.
Lots of major celebrities, but the main draws for us were the indie artists and cosplayers
One of the big draws of a pop culture convention is the chance to see TV and movie stars. Fan Expo San Francisco had plenty of those, but we were more interested in meeting independent artists and cosplayers, steampunk and otherwise.
19th century figures real and fictional gather for an immersive event near San Francisco
Once again, the South Hall of Cow Palace near San Francisco has been transformed into a re-creation of Victorian-era London as the Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party takes place each weekend through Dec. 17.