Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Time to Rock at Steampunk

I love that there are so many different styles that one can portray when making cards. Today's card showcases one of those different for me styles-Steam Punk. I made this card for the challenge at Kenny K using THIS image, which is not as steam punk as some of his other images but I gave it my best shot with what I have. 

The image is colored using Copic markers on Cryogen paper. I really like the shading of the guitar but for the rest I'm still working on lighting and hair. The patterned paper is by Scrap Works and I used various scraps of cardstock for the embellishments. I used a die cut by Sizzix-Tim Holtz and then I cut some gears out using Cricut's Indie Art cartridge. The die cut is positioned to the right {not sure if those are cogs or gears-but the aqua border down the side} which I secured to the card with washi tape. I ripped the washi tape down the center so it wasn't so wide covering up my die cut. 

The brown circle, upper left, is stamped with a Fiskars polka dot circle stamp with Stampin Up craft ink. The clock is by Stamper's Anonymous. I heat embossed it with Versa Mark ink and Ranger Industries embossing powder. The arrow and brad are by Tim Holtz. Last little things; circle punches by EK Success and Creative Memories, aqua letters by Cosmo Cricket, brown letters by Colorbox and sequins by Multi Craft Imports.

Thanks for looking. 


Challenges:
http://kennykskraftykrew.blogspot.co.uk/- Steampunk w/ Kenny K image
http://blog.markerpop.com/- Anything goes with markers

12 comments:

  1. Wow!! Such a great card Cindy! I love this image and your coloring is fabulous! I love the paper and the steampunk look. Good job!

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at Tammy’s Scrapin Corner. I would love to have you join me for a chance to win FREE candy on my blog. Have a wonderful week! Hope to see you again next week. Hugs, Gloria DT

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  2. Gorgeous card Cindy, I like the image the colours and the design.
    Kevin xx

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  3. Fantastic card and image love the papers and colours and the steampunk embellishments-thanks for joining us ta Tammy's Scrapin Corner
    Carol DT x

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  4. This is a wonderful creation with great details and its perfect for our ‘Music’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Tammy’s Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  5. Gorgeous colouring Cindy and lovely layout. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  6. Super card - love the stand-out colors. Great sentiment and gears!

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  7. Hey love the image, great layout and colours, just love it!

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  8. Lovely card, well done! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen

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  9. Stunning water coloring!

    Hugs, Betty

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  10. Beautifully colored, what a fun card!!

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  11. Great coloring and pretty color scheme on this card.

    Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

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