My entry for round 3 of The Steampunk Pageant
The theme for the final round was to dress the character for a nautical themed ball, including one nautical prop or something that looked
like such a thing. I went with a couple- a telescope, rope and some shiny netting. My original design had lots of shells and sparkly stuff on it, but it would have meant adding more colours to the palette and I liked the sea greens and old brass colours I had going already.
My base, or sort of baseless really. He never had legs under his trousers