Steampunk: Artists, Horology and Horologists

From steampunk clocks to fashion and jewelry, we love anachronisms and the exploration of alternative means of power. In a world filled with mass consumption, steampunk re-introduces a sense of the unique, of things tailored to individual tastes and quirks, created by hand by and for intelligent, creative souls.

Steampunk Art: Gorgeous Mechanical Sculptures

Steampunk is a pretty awesome genre and there are a lot of creative people out there who create amazing steampunk art. Some people create costumes, some draw, some modify modern objects to turn them into steampunk things. All of it is awesome and so creative. Artist Andrew Chase creates some pretty...

Grand Steampunk Exhibition!

Ever wonder how much work goes into the creation of anything steampunk? Well, IMPACT is excited to show some behind-the-scenes action of what it takes to recreate a steampunk sculpture. In great thanks to The Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History for holding a steampunk exhibit, IMPACT was able...

DC Comics: New Steampunk Covers

DC Comics knew what they were doing by releasing a series of steampunk covers – simply put, they were blowing their fans’ minds! With all our favorite characters from Superman and Batman to Green Lantern and Batgirl, there’s more than enough to feast your eyes on. Check out some of the...

Fantasy Friday: Dragon Robot

In fantasy worlds, dragons are a major driving force of the mythology. But what would one of these imaginary creatures look like if it was thrown into the modern era? Check out artist E.J. Su’s adaptation of what he thinks a dragon would look like. His Dragon Robot, along with many...

The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box

We don’t know much about The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box but, what we do know – we find alluring. Set to hit theaters on January 10th, this movie revolves around the life of a seventeen-year-old whose parents vanish and whose brother gets kidnapped. To find his brother and...

Cardboard Box + Baby + Movie = Art

Cardboard Box Office is a project that encompasses a family recreating legendary scenes from infamous movies with the help of cardboard boxes, everyday household junk and their adorable baby (Orson)! Parents, Lilly and Leon, credit the idea for the reenactment to moving to another country and learning to cope with new...

Fantasy Friday: Life Size LEGO Car

Super Awesome Micro Project, also known as the one-of-a-kind LEGO car, was created by Steve Sammartino and Raul Oaida who met via cyberspace. This marketing guru and self-taught tech genius had a vision for a vehicle made entirely out of LEGO blocks (with the exception of wheels and such) that was...

FREE IMPACT Book Giveaway

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Hump Day

Happy Hump Day everyone! Sorry, I couldn’t resist. It’s a Hump Day classic after all! Anyways, in case you haven’t noticed, we are now officially one week away from the big holiday coming up! And with so many present giving opportunities on the horizon, it would be horrible of IMPACT books...

Fantasy Friday: A Dragon Fairytale

As far as fantasy epics go, this short animation will keep you enthralled for all 14 minutes and 47 seconds. It’s got everything from a knight in shining armor, to a princess stuck in a tower, to fire-breathing dragons! 850 Meters, directed by Joeri Christiaen, is full of hilarious blunders with...