The organizers of Clockwork Alchemy have posted the schedule and other details for Transmissions from the Aether, which takes place Saturday and Sunday. It will feature a mix of live sessions on Zoom and pre-recorded presentations on Twitch.
The COVID-19 outbreak continues to wreak havoc, sweeping up much of the steampunk community along with geek culture in general.
Coronavirus outbreak leads to bans on mass gatherings in Ohio, California and other states
Two major steampunk conventions, Clockwork Alchemy in the San Francisco area and the International Steampunk Symposium in Cincinnati, have been postponed due to public health orders related to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Clockwork Alchemy adds maker programming as it welcomes the founders of Obtainium Works
Update: Clockwork Alchemy, the San Francisco-area steampunk convention originally scheduled for March 20-22, has been postponed to 2021. This is due to public health orders banning large gatherings in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Ten authors, and some readers, suggest more locations for your steampunk bucket list
Photo Gallery: Last year, we asked 10 authors to suggest their top travel destinations for steampunk enthusiasts. The result was a “Steampunk World Tour” that proved to be one of our most popular stories. So we decided to do a sequel.
Superheroes, historical figures and Spy vs. Spy enlivened the steampunk con near San Francisco
One attraction of any steampunk convention is the sight of attendees wearing fanciful costumes, and Clockwork Alchemy was no exception. Some of the most elegant outfits were seen in the fashion show, but that was just the beginning.
Highlights included a Time Machine, Prof. Flockmocker, and the Great Suitcase Challenge
One of the big attractions at Clockwork Alchemy is the Artists Gallery, a space devoted to steampunk gadgets, props, costumes, paintings and other artwork. This year’s gallery seemed to raise the bar from previous conventions. . .
We’ll be presenting the Steampunk Travel Guide and Dining Guide at the SF convention
The Steampunk Explorer will have an active role at Clockwork Alchemy 2019, which takes place March 22-24 at the Hyatt Regency SFO in Burlingame, California. Editor Stephen Beale is scheduled for three presentations.
“Carousel of Clockwork” is this year’s theme for the steampunk convention in California
Singer-songwriter Aurelio Voltaire, steampunk maker David Lee, and authors Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris are the headline guests slated for Clockwork Alchemy, which returns March 22-24 to Burlingame, California.
Plans announced for gatherings in Chicago, Cincinnati, San Francisco, and Maryland
Organizers of several major steampunk events have announced plans for next year, including dates, locations, themes, and guests. In addition, some deadlines are approaching if you’d like to participate in upcoming events as a vendor or artist.
A California couple makes "re-fabricated finery for the fashionable adventurer"
After corporate downsizing left David Berry out of work, he and wife Maria embarked on a new venture making robot taxidermy, quick-draw tea cups, and other creations seen at steampunk events.
A look at Professor Tittiger's whimsical steampunk devices, and the story behind them
Where most people see a conga, Professor Jakob J. Tittiger sees a Steampunk Submersible. A butter churn? No, it's a core component in a Steampunk Proton Pack. From objects like these, he makes contraptions seen at steampunk events. . .
Sacramento artist Paul X. Stewart mines Goodwill outlets for steampunk treasure
Goodwill outlets sell leftover merchandise from regular thrift stores "by the pound." At an outlet in Sacramento, you may see Paul X. Stewart gathering materials for his steampunk projects. . .
Clockwork Alchemy, the SF Bay Area steampunk convention, debuted at a new time and place
Airship captains, mad scientists and other sundry characters gathered for a weekend of steampunk cheer as Clockwork Alchemy invaded the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport hotel in Burlingame, Calif.
Creative costumes abound at Clockwork Alchemy 2018
You had to wonder what unsuspecting hotel guests were thinking when they saw these Victorian fantasy characters walking through the halls.