I have been an historical re-enactor for many years, and also play pirate for fun. I love alternate history, and the whole Steampunk idea of "what if". I have been making Steampunk weapons and gadgets...love to find old things and make them into new things!
I will be changing my photo as soon as my new outfit is ready.
I volunteer at Jamestown Settlement in VA, and here is one of the outfits I wear there - no...not Steampunk at all!!!
I have changed my profile photo!! This was shot in Columbus at COSI in the Adventure section. I am dressed as a person serving in the US Airship Corp - circa 1863. The deadly looking weapon I hold was make from a 1930's vintage electric drill, a hollow brass andiron (from the thrift store) and a lamp - also from the same thrift store. I am pretty happy with it...but boy is it heavy! The young lady is a friend with whom I also do Pirate re-enacting! I am working on her and her husband to join… Continue