Would you like to see one of your props in a Steampunk movie?

Host: Tim Harrison of HDC
Judges: Bishop Stevens, Thomas Willeford, and TBD

The winner of the Exposition’s Inventions (Steampunk Props) Contest will have the opportunity for his or her prop to appear in the forthcoming The Steampunk Adventures of Salem Tusk film. Star of the movie, lead actor Bishop Stevens, will be one of the judges overseeing the design contest.

The 1st place winner of the steampunk invention contest will have their invention featured in the full feature film “The Steampunk Adventures Of Salem Tusk “ your name will be listed in the movie credits and IMDB, your creation will be featured on the movies social media and marketing profiles. Bishop Stevens aka Salem Tusk himself will be one of the judges giving inventors a chance to personally meet the film star and talk about your inventions.

Meanwhile, please lend your support to the community funding of The Steampunk Adventures of Salem Tusk by making a pledge in their IndieGoGo campaign.

Tim Harrison of HDC is an award winning, master level costumer and fabricator who first got his start in August 2012. Beginning work in the steampunk scene, he branched out in 2016 and entered the Crown Championships at C2E2, placed and went on to win the Anime Central Masquerade. From there, he was drafted into the judge’s circuit and hasn’t looked back. Practical effects, sculpting, casting, foamsmithing, leatherworking, some sewing and metal-work are just some of the skills he has brought to the table. Providing costume design and fabrication work for costumers, film, and theater, he has had work featured in Image and Marvel Comics, Chicago theater shows, and select films. He continues to spread his zest for life, knowledge, and love of the craft in the form of workshops, panels, and by sharing as much experience and information as he can. In 2017, Harrison Designs and Concepts, or HDC, was formally founded and continues to bring your fantasy to reality in 2019.


Chicago Steampunk Exposition