SCW Guest Announcement: Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Author and Publisher Award-winning author, editor, and publisher Danielle Ackley-McPhail has worked both sides of the publishing industry for longer than she cares to admit. In 2014, she joined forces with husband Mike McPhail and friend Greg Schauer to form her own publishing house, eSpec Books ( Her published works … More SCW Guest Announcement: Danielle Ackley-McPhail

SCW Guest Announcement: Jame Ng

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Artist James is mostly known for Imperial Steam & Light, his Chinese Steampunk series, but he also has a wide range of styles that extend into fantasy, sci-fi, comic narratives and even advertising. Having spent the recent years traveling between New York, London, Vancouver, California and Korea for various exhibitions … More SCW Guest Announcement: Jame Ng

SCW Guest Announcement: Nicole Givens Kurtz

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Author and Publisher Since 2010, Mocha Memoirs Press has worked diligently to ensure the representation of marginalized voices in speculative fiction. Whether your thing is science fiction, fantasy, romance, or even horror — everyone deserves to see themselves represented in speculative fiction. When every voice is heard and we all … More SCW Guest Announcement: Nicole Givens Kurtz

SCW Guest Announcement: Ofeibea Loveless

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Luminary and Costumer Ofeibea Loveless is a writer, cosplayer, and  the mechanic (and PR/marketing chair) for the steampunk cosplay group Airship Ashanti, which promotes multiculturalism and diversity within the steampunk and cosplay communities and supports numerous nonprofit and philanthropic causes, including Relay for Life, WordPlay Cincinnati, Down Syndrome Association of … More SCW Guest Announcement: Ofeibea Loveless

SCW Guest Announcement: Gail Carriger

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Author and Luminary Gail Carriger writes comedies of manners mixed with steampunk and urban fantasy (plus sexy queer joy as G. L. Carriger). Her books include the Parasol Protectorate, Custard Protocol, Tinkered Stars, and San Andreas Shifter series for adults, and the Finishing School series for young adults. Also nonfiction: … More SCW Guest Announcement: Gail Carriger

SCW Guest Announcement: Paige Gardner

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Costumer and Luminary Paige Gardner CostumeArtist From: Birmingham, AlabamaPronouns: She, Her, HersProfession: Working Artist, Nationally Syndicated Writer / Media ConsultantHobbies: Guerilla thrifting, DIY home decor, and urban exploration.  CostumeArtist Instagram CostumeArt on FB About Paige Gardner Paige Gardner is an award-winning costume artist who regularly appears as a guest … More SCW Guest Announcement: Paige Gardner