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Kapitan R.O. von Grelle by Forfaxia, visual art

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My Bio
Current Residence: Michigania, land of... something...
Favourite genre of music: Celtic, Alt, Rock, Soundtracks, Broadway, Classical, Folk
Favourite photographer: Thomas Dodd
Favourite style of art: Cami's
Operating System: Windows Vista- how the hell does it work...
MP3 player of choice: Samsung T10
Favourite cartoon character: Zoidburg, Dr. Orpheus, Cinnamon J. Scudworth
Personal Quote: I f---ing hate quilters.

Favourite Visual Artist
Renoir, Aubrey Beardsley, Impressionists, Ren. masters, Arthur Rackham, Chris Soentpiet, Peter Chung
Favourite Movies
Labyrinth/Dark Crystal, The Last Unicorn, Black Robe, The Legend of 1900
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
VAST, The Decemberists, Loreena Mckennitt, Annie Lennox, Queen, Gogol Bordello
Favourite Writers
Douglas Adams, Neil Gaiman, Ovid, Terry Pratchett, Christopher Moore, Shakespeare
Favourite Games
Remnants of Skystone and any of the late Sierra's city-building games
Tools of the Trade
Mechanical pencil, inkpen, fabric, watercolors, my Brother sewing machine dubbed Consuela.
Other Interests
History (real or imagined), Art, Writing, Costuming, Acting, Singing, Yoga, and World Domination.
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Greetings everybody, both watcher and friend, both random stumbler and meat puppet! I've just returned from Dragon*Con a few days ago, and other than the car trouble which plagued us the whole week, I had a fantastic time. Good people absconded with all of my business cards! I also managed to potentially get a few commissions (big ones, might I add!) in addition to participating in a 508-person steampunk group photo and speaking on a panel about AIR. ... Oh right, I've been keeping that under wraps. http://www.airsteampunk.com/ AIR is a brand-new steampunk MMORPG set for release in the next couple of years. You can read all about the setti
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Good heavens! I returned home from Renfaire practice to find my DA inbox brimming with glowing praise from all sorts of lovely folks, which does a self good after a long day pretending to be Elizabethan Eurotrash. It's nice to see the months of work I put into von Grelle are being appreciated, which I can hope everyone can feel someday upon one of their creations. Future plans: I'm working on a new steampunk outfit after the 2010 season of the Michigan Renaissance Festival has winded down, the Eastern Woodlands Nativepunk, in addition to a few other ensembles for Vonnie. If you'd like to meet me/Kapitan von Grelle and the other crew of the
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I returned home from World Steam Expo yesterday evening and have been too shagged out too write a proper recollection of the whole thing. But all you need to know is that I had a brilliant time, met a lot of wonderful people, and it hopefully will signal a new, exciting amount of output with my art and costuming. However, before I can work on some new steampunk outfits (including some Native American steampunk, design forthcoming!) I need to get cracking on my new Renfest gown. Between garments on that, I'll be making rosettes and hats in the interim to sell on my Etsy- I'll announce those when I build up enough of a stock. As always, costu
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you've got some AMAZING stuff.
thanks for the watch! :)
thnx for the wonderful cosplay
I saw you at shotocon and you where my favorite cosplayer by far... Because lin is the best character and anyone who says otherwise doesn't have my opinion and therefore is wrong.

THAT LADY IS MY HERO
Many thanks for the :+fav:!
Hello! I just found you via your blog, and I've got to say, I love your stuff! *applause*
Beautiful costumes, and great job digging around in historical costuming/culture! :)
Thank you for the favorite.