The nominees for the 2012 Airship Awards :Written: Any written piece of work, including but not limited to: novels, short stories, blogs, screen plays, etc.
• Frank Reade: Adventures in the Age of Invention – Paul Guinan & Anina Bennett
• Ganymede – Cherie Priest
• Tales of the Airship Neverland – John R White
• The Wrath of Fate – Robert Brown
Visual: Any visual piece of work, including but not limited to: 2D art, 3D art, digital art, fashion design, website design, making/modding, short film (by an individual)
• Brian Kesinger
• Ian Finch-Field – Skinz N Hydez
• Laura Jones – Retroscope Fashion
• Dr Grymm
Aural: Any aural piece of work, including but not limited to: Bands, songs, musicians, music videos, etc.
• Walter Sickert and the Army of Broken Toys
• Frenchy and the Punk
• Marquis of Vaudeville
Community Contributor: An individual who is outspoken and supportive in the steampunk community, including but not limited to: Blogger, event organizer, convention runner, scholar, speaker etc.
• Doc Quincy E. Quartermain
• Nick Bauman – League of S.T.E.A.M.
• Steampunk Emma Goldman
• Austin Sirkin
Potpourri: Anything not yet covered, including but not limited to: Game design/designer, acting troupes, short film (by a group), movie, television, etc.
• “The Mechanical Grave” – Director Jon Keyes
• Anthony Pepe – Steampunk Frankenstein’s Makeup
• Boston Metaphysical Society Webcomic- by Madeleine Holly-Rosing, Ary by Emily Hu
• The Aether Brigade
“Steamcon® wishes to congratulate all the nominees for their contributions to steampunk.
The nominees were solicited online from the steampunk world at large, and the pre-registered members of Steamcon IV will now vote to choose the winners. Voting ends October 15th.
The awards will be presented to the nominee with the most votes in each category at an awards banquet on Friday, October 26th, 2012 during the Steamcon IV convention.”