Studio Softbox Flash Ceiling Bracket

| 1st December 2014

One of the reasons I redesigned The Steampunk Workshop website is that I thought WordPress with it’s easier to use interface and more flexible authoring would entice me to publish more stories. But an important aspect to any story are good photographs and I don’t always (read rarely) want to haul out the tri-pods and […]

Welcome to the Steampunk Workshop

| 27th June 2014

Articles: Jake von Slatt I'm Jake von Slatt, a maker, tinkerer, fabricator, and all around techno dilettante living and creating just outside of Boston, Massachusetts. I'm interested in the blending of 19th century aesthetics and technology with the modern world and showcasing projects of that ilk here on SteampunkWorkshop.com. While I eschews the temptation to rigidly define the […]

Welcome to the Steampunk Workshop

| 27th June 2014

I'm Jake von Slatt, a maker, tinkerer, fabricator, and all around techno dilettante living and creating just outside of Boston, Massachusetts. I'm interested in the blending of 19th century aesthetics and technology with the modern world and showcasing projects of that ilk here on SteampunkWorkshop.com. While I eschew the temptation to rigidly define the term "Steampunk," I […]

SPWS Youtube Channel

| 24th October 2013

Subscribe to The Steampunk Workshop Youtube Channel Now! Hi folks! I’m going to be making a concerted effort to post more videos of my projects. I’ll continue with the step-by-step photos and write-ups but I’m going to augment those with video overviews and to that end I’ve acquired a new video camera and set up a Youtube Channel. Subscribe to […]

Steampunk Couture Hot on the Runway (and We’re Not Talking Airships)

| 6th March 2013

Here at The Steampunk Workshop we are in the process of re-vamping our site to focus more on feature articles rather than short blog posts. In addition We're seeking writers to help us cover topics that we're interested in but know little about. Below is the first of those articles from Cicatrix13!  — Jake Cicatrix13 […]

Steampunk Workshop is looking for writers

| 18th January 2013

The venerable Jake von Slatt, curator of The Steampunk Workshop, is advertising for writers to produce longer-form content for their site.

Writing for The Steampunk Workshop

| 18th January 2013

Steampunk Workshop is looking for articles and writers. We are looking to move away from a short-form blog format and wish to publish more substantive articles relevant to steampunk and maker culture.   We going to start out offering $50 per article (1000-2000 words) and will happily negotiate more if you have a juicy subject. […]

Captain’s Cabaret #35: I did Nazi zis Coming!

| 22nd July 2012

 Wilkommen im Cabaret, meine freunden!  We’re once again in beautiful Berlin, only…well…things have changed a little bit since we last were here.  I guess we should be glad to be here and out of Stalin’s, er, hospitality (our great thanks to Mr. Robbins at the State Department for arranging our way home via Stalin’s ally […]

Fantasy Clocks

| 22nd May 2012

A short film about Richard Birkett of Fantasy Clocks from Town Square Films. Favorite quote: "The people who like my clocks tend to be the better people on the planet." I am certain most vistors to The Steampunk Workshop resemble that remark!

“Steam-powered” Portal Gun

| 28th March 2012

A very nice weapons mod: Brought to our attention by Meredith Scheff at The Steampunk Workshop.