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Saxon Reynolds, Wollongong High teacher by day, steampunk artist by night | Illawarra Mercury



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Before steampunk became part of everyday vernacular, Saxon Reynolds said it was ingrained in his soul. The high school teacher – who moonlights as an artist – currently has a 88 steampunk-inspired creations at Wollongong Art Gallery, made from the “tonnes of stuff” he inherited from his late father. “My grandfather and father were hoarders but they were hoarders of collections, they collected amazing things,” he said. “They collected military objects, firearms, irons, they collected anything or everything.” Cliff Reynolds, a jazz musician of the big band era, passed away in the mid-80s and left his collections of wonderful…

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