Upcoming Events

Wild Wild West Con

March 5th – 8th, 2020: This immersive Steampunk convention appears yearly at Old Tucson Studios in Tucson, AZ. Join us for Tea Duelling, Splendid Teapot Racing, Compliment Duelling, Tea Scout Adventures, and special events. Tickets and details here

OutlantaCon (Postponed until 2021)

March 19th – 22, 2020: This exquisite LGBTQ+ science fiction, pop culture, and gaming convention is deeply inclusive and welcoming. Join us for Tea Duelling, Compliment Duelling, Game Shows, Gaming, Tea Scout Adventures, Panels, and Caftans! Tickets and details here

Gaslight Steampunk Expo (Postponed until 2021)

October 1st – 4th, 2020: Our home away from home, this welcoming and inclusive Steampunk convention enjoys an elegant and accessible location at the San Diego Mission Valley Marriott. Join us there for Tea Duelling, Splendid Teapot Racing, Tea Scout Adventures, Panels, and merriment! Tickets and details here

TeslaCon (Postponed until 2021)

November 5th – 8th, 2020: The longest running and incredibly immersive Steampunk convention in North America, TeslaCon celebrates the warmth and creativity of the steampunk community at the Madison Marriott West. Join us for special presentations, wonderful panels, Tea Scout Adventures, and more! Tickets and details here

Workshops, Classes, and Retreats

First Annual Corsetry Intensive

January 10th – 12th, 2020: A weekend sewing intensive with Madame Askew with a focus on corset fit and construction.

Sew Along Series

May – June 2020: Virtual Sew Along featuring the Victorian Chemise from Truly Victorian. Madame Askew hosted virtual live streams, question and answer sessions, and zoom meetings to help guide sewists through this lovely pattern.

July – September 2020: Virtual Summer Sew Along featuring the TLC Caftan by Decades of Style. Join Madame Askew and the wonderful Temporal Entourage sewing community for live videos, zoom meetings, and camaraderie on Facebook and Patreon.

Up Next! Dirndls, hat making, and petticoats!

Past Events

  • Wild Wild West Con 2011 – 2020 (entertainers, panelists)
  • Gaslight Steampunk Expo 2017 – 2020 (guest, Guest of Honor)
  • TeslaCon 2019 (panelists)
  • OutlantaCon 2017 – 2020 (panelists, guests)
  • Victorian Odditeas at Heritage Square 2019 (guest presenter)
  • Twins N Needles Vintage Sewing Adventure 2019 (teacher)
  • Costume College 2019 (teacher)
  • Clockwork Alchemy 2017 (panelist)
  • Grand Canadian Steampunk Exposition 2016 – 2017 (guest, panelist)
  • TusCon 2011 – 2019 (panelist, special guest, Costume Track organizer)
  • Tucson Comic-Con 2012 – 2019 (panelist)
  • Phoenix Comicon 2012 – 2016 (panelist,staff)
  • Phoenix Fan Fusion 2019 (panelist)
  • Phoenix Comic Fest 2018 (panelist)
  • San Diego Comic-Con 2017 – 2020 (volunteer, panelist)
  • CoKo Con 2019 (panelist)
  • LepreCon 2019 (Guest of Honor)
  • WesterCon 2017 (guest)
  • Duel at Dusk 2017 -2018 (guest)
  • Steampunk Symposium about the Queen Mary 2015
  • Corrupted Cog 2015 (panelist)
  • Sacramento Steamposium 2014 (entertainers, panelists)
  • Aetherfest 2012 (entertainer)
  • Gaslight Gathering 2012 – 2016 (guests, panelists)