Wednesday 23 May 2012

steampunk ...vintage ish

Hi all
 Here is a card i have made in a different style to my usual girly stuff...i just fancied a change..I have used one of the free digi manga images from the wonderful site called
Sureya's art is truly stunning and there are so many free images on her site ,check it out.
This little guy is called Domino...I have used an embossing folder from TH,distress ink in walnut stain,promarkers to colour the image ,vintage brads from SU,the cream card 8x8  blank was from craftwork cards i have had them for months!!!! and the backing paper is  from summer time designs and is part of the java joe free paperpack .which i have had for months and never bad
the little clock face stamp i have had for a long long time, it was free from the craft stamper mag

challenges entered
joyfulstamper. always anything goes
-makeitmonday. anything goes
Clear It Out!  use brads
Creative Craft Challenges  dostressing
My Time To Craft  use 2 of something [2 brads ,2 clocks]
Top Tip Tuesday  use something old,[papers and card blank]
Use It Tuesdays  use 2 hoarded items[paper and card]
Bunny Zoe's Crafts  anything goes
Heart 2 Heart  distressing
Tammy Scrapin Corner  distressing
Little Claire's  male theme
So Artful Challenge  steampunk with earthy tones
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards  for the boys
Delicious Doodles try something new [steampunk]
Pattie's Creations incl a digi


  1. Absolutely beautiful. Love everything about it as well as the vintage feel.
    DS4J DT Member
    Doing Life

  2. This is really wonderful.
    I never saw this image but I love it.
    Awesome Job for sure

    Thanks for Entering the Challenge
    At Tammy's Scrapin Corner.
    I hope to see you enter next week!!
    Hugs Owner Tammy Ortiz

  3. Great card and thanks for stopping by clear it out Tuesdays

  4. Wow Tracey!! I fancy the change too. I love your more feminine stuff, but this is wonderful!!! You nailed the steampunk and how cool that it still has a bit of shabby chic feel to it. I think it's perfect! :)

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    Remember you can enter up to 3 projects and 3 tips.
    Have a great one!
    Lisa xx

  5. Hi Tracey this is a fabulous vintage style card I love that image also the background work, looks terrific
    Lorraine x

  6. A great piece of steampunk work. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

  7. What a gorgeous card and I love your colouring of that fab image - perfect.

    Thanks for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday for our 'Dig it Out' challenge. Don't forget you could also win a Top Tipper prize by linking up a Top Tip to the challenge!

    Carol x

  8. Your card is so very amazing. Just love the image. Your coloring is fabulous! Great details.

    Thanks for joining us as Tammy's Scrapin Corner this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Vicky

  9. Sorry Inlinkz was being a buggar. If you want to link up your post, you can now. :) Thanks for playing with us at Use It Tuesday!

  10. Great steampunk card just right for our takes two challenge, thanks for sharing at MTTC, Wendy x

  11. Wow hun this is super, just love everything about it, thanks so much for joining us at CCC xoxx Allie

  12. Gorgeous card & love the embossing...

    Thanks for joining us at Little Claire's this month & good luck!!
    hugs and xxx

  13. Fabulous way of combining Steam Punk with Vintage! Great coloring too hun! Thanks for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday challenge, it's always a pleasure to stop in, and hope to see you again next time!
    Tammy Louise

  14. this is beautiful sweetie!!Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges!!

    you can visit
    for my free digis!!

  15. Wow, what a combination of Steampunk and Vintage. I love the soft colours with the touch of red.
    Netty's Cards
    Top Tip Tuesday Challenge DT

  16. Wow! Love those embossed paper. Amazing design!
    Thanks for playing at Use It Tuesday!

  17. Wow...what a wonderful vintage card. Love all of the wonderful papers and embellishments that you used. Great job colouring that image too....good luck. Thanks for joining us at Pattie's Creations Recipe Challenge ~ Chalene PC DT

  18. Super cute rocked the steampunk theme! Glad you joined us at UIT this week, so sorry Inlinkz wasn't working for you.

  19. Great card, I love the steampunk and what you have done with the embossed background.
    :) Chris / CS Designs

  20. Great card and steampunk stamp, super job on this. Thanks for joining the Clear It Out Challenge.

  21. I love steampunk Tracey, you have used this image just perfectly...thanks for joining in with our Bunny Zoe's Crafts monthly challenge
    Mina xxx

  22. Fabulous the colour scheme too.........Thank you for joining Little Claire in our latest blog challenge. xx Gaynor LCDT


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