Archive for August, 2009

Before & After

Posted in The Clockwork Quartet Storybook on 31 August 2009 by Ed Saperia

Book is coming along apace – almost all the illustrations are finished. It’s going to be touch and go whether we get all the layout and design done in time to have it printed for the October shows though, which is a shame.

A most perfect invention that still kept immaculate time

A most perfect invention that still kept immaculate time...

For the illustrations that show things happening directly on the train with the characters, we do shoots to make it easier on Lara. These are always great fun! One of our unreleased songs is called “The Case Of The Withering Eyes”, in which The Scientist asks The Doctor to give his eyes a quick checkup:

I stood in for The Doctor in this shoot...

I stood in for The Doctor in this shoot...

...turned out okay though I think!

...turned out okay though I think!

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The Steamdrone Speaks…

Posted in The Clockwork Quartet on 29 August 2009 by Ed Saperia

Use headphones or a giant soundsystem for full effect!

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The Book of Sand is online

Posted in The Book Of Sand, The Clockwork Quartet on 3 August 2009 by patrickgleeson

It’s been quite a long time since I posted about the Book of Sand. This is not, I hasten to add, because the project’s been on hold. On the contrary, I’ve been holding off posting until we had something in the public domain for a reader to play with, and the existence of a public instance of a Book has been delayed not because of the project stagnating, but rather because we’ve kept having ideas for “must-have” features that have taken time to incorporate. (As with so many small-scale web projects we’ve been using the sort-of-but-not-actually-Agile development methodology.)

However, Book Of Sand 0.6 has now seen the light of day in the guise of the Clockwork Quartet forum.

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