SCW Guest Announcement: Tayliss Forge

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Costumer and Luminary Tayliss is a cosplay model and artisan crafter. She loves leather-working and creating custom corsets, bracers, purses, etc. Most of her time is spent as a head bridal seamstress in Orange County and making costumes. She also enjoys making replicas of jewelry, and clothing from movies, TV … More SCW Guest Announcement: Tayliss Forge

SCW Guest Announcment: The Airship Ambassador

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Luminary and Advocate Kevin Steil is the creator and editor for the steampunk news and information resource website, Airship Ambassador. On his interview blog, Kevin has talked with both new and established names in the steampunk community since 2010.  He has been a guest at numerous steampunk conventions, presenting interviews, … More SCW Guest Announcment: The Airship Ambassador

SCW Special Guest Announcement: Tony Ballard-Smoot

Steampunk Community Weekend Special Guest Costumer and Luminary Tony is a modern day Renaissance man, a veritable Jack of all trades. His skills encompass a wide range from the athletic to the artistic, combining such activities as swordplay, martial arts, and archery with modeling, costuming, and theatre, both on stage and on screen. Tony works … More SCW Special Guest Announcement: Tony Ballard-Smoot

SCW Special Guest Announcement: Lisa Hager

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Professor and Dandy Lisa Hager is an Associate Professor of English and Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Waukesha, where they direct the LGBTQIA Resource Center. Their current book project looks at the intersections of trans studies and Victorian studies, and they have published articles … More SCW Special Guest Announcement: Lisa Hager

SCW Special Guest Announcement: Jamie Butler

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Costumer Jamie Butler is a talented artist, milliner, costumer, and owner of two small businesses; Madcity Madhatter and Kitsune Costuming. She has judged costuming competitions, helped run conventions, and lead multiple workshops in making hats/headdresses. Her presence mainly exists on Instagram and Facebook in fanciful photo-shoots, but she is slowly … More SCW Special Guest Announcement: Jamie Butler

SCW Special Guest Announcement: Kate Martin

Steampunk CommuniTea Weekend Special Guest Costumer & Performer Hailing from the Bay Area, California, Kate Martin is an award-winning costumer and prop-builder, as well as a comedy writer and immersive actor. She has been involved with the steampunk community since 2009. With a wealth of costuming and historical knowledge, Martin elevates every panel through her … More SCW Special Guest Announcement: Kate Martin