The Crossroads of the Aether
I am lucky in the fact that I will soon be able remodel a kitchen. I have in mind to do a triely love steamy kitchen. Planing on brass fixtures and knobs wound love to fond gears and cogs made onto…Continue
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Soft arts are the best expression of my steaminess I can think of. So I'm off to the sewing room again. Making hats and Victorian clothes. Not just for me but for several of my friends and family members who have also discovered their own inner steampunk.
I did it! I did it! I did it!!!!!
I found and bought a vintage (antique) Singer Sphinx Treadle Sewing machine at a garage sale for a song. Got it home and a few hours late couldn't help myself a sat down to start cleaning it up.
The find had been stored in an old barn like garage for years. It was covers in layers upon layers of grim and built up dust and Texas dirt. So poorly was this machine treated that the gears and works would not move for the grim when I bought…Continue
So here it is... Now my definitely not SP boss is now suggesting places I can go to find the parts and pieces for my SP projects.
I started with the obvious places (the hobby and art stores). And am now on to raiding my father's auto shop and visiting the local bike shops for extra parts. The hardware store around the corner now knows me by name. And My mom is refering to me as her little grease monkey ( at 42-- really).
My Next project is getting much more ambitious and on…Continue