Thursday, May 1, 2014

Steampunk Flowers

So better late than never right?
Here is my project for Creative Knockout's 
Flowers Galore
Our sponsor this time is Sassy Studio Designs
I got to use Steampunk Sassy - Victoria.
This is my first attempt at Steampunk I love the look but have never made a project before.
So what did I use...
Graphics 45 Typographic Paper
Heidi Swapp flowers petals
Tim Holtz® Distress Stains
Leaky Shed Gears
Mariam's Crafting supplies Metal Embellishments
Touch Markers
Steam punk Owls from Cheery Lynn Designs
Color Studio Stencils
Inka Gold Black Onyx
Spellbinder die
CTMH Ink & Ribbon
Hope that you enjoy my attempt at steampunk.
I would like to enter this tag in the following challenges...
Lia Stampz - #64 Anything but a Card *
Digi Galore - Anything But a Card
Die Cut Divas - Use at least one Embellishment *
Bastel Traum - Tags
ALBC- Flower Power *
The East Wind - #6 Diecuts and punches
The Cupboard Trilogy - Flowers *
Simply Steampunk - Anything goes TOP 3
Our Creative Corner - Use those Leftovers *
CRAFT - Make your own Embellishments (Flowers)
ePlay challenge: Get Stenciled! *
Lil Red Wagon - #235 DIY Flowers
Rhedd and Rosie - Tag it
Fitztown Challenges - Lots of Layers
All my Crafts - Anything but a card *
Crafty Creations - #262 Anything but a card

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  1. Awesome project Carmen! I love it & all the embellies you used...fab, fab work Hun!!!

    DT Sis Jackie

  2. What a stunning tag! You did an awesome job with the steampunk look, just stunning. I also like how you colored your image just beautiful.

  3. Thanks for playing with us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenge this week!
    Monica - DT

  4. Gorgeous. Love your embellishments. So pleased to have you join us at Die Cut Divas.

  5. what a lovely Tag, thank you so much for joining in with our challenge over at The Cupboard Trilogy Challenge Blog.
    Stella xx
    TCT DT

  6. Fabulous tag , love your metallic stencilling! Thanks for joining us for this months ePlay challenge toni x

  7. Great looking tag, you did great on the Steampunk theme! Thanks for joining us at Simply Steampunk Challenges (c:

  8. What a fun tag! love your beautiful blooms and your sassy Miss! Your metalic background looks great! thank you for playing with the ePlay challenge to use stencils!

  9. Marvelous! This is fun and I love it!

    So glad you could join us at Die Cut Divas.

  10. What a lovely tag!
    Thank for joining us at Fitztown Challenge
    Gr.Kaija DT-member

  11. Stunning Tag, love the colours. Thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T.Challenge. Marlene DT

  12. Wonderful that you have shared your great artwork with us here at THE EAST WIND. Good luck hun and do come back again!
    Jackie dt @ THE EAST WIND

  13. Love the tag with all it's steampunk embellishments. Thank you for joining us at Craft My Life.

  14. Great tag Carmen, thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's, good luck, Zoe DT xx

  15. Oooh, I would have loved to know which the left-overs were that you used on your beautiful tag, Carmen!
    Anyway your tag is awesome and I love the intense warm yellows and oranges!
    Thanks for joining us at OCC!

    Claudia x

    1. The leftovers were pretty much everything :) Just had a couple of those Heidi Swap flowers left from the package. All the paper is just scraps out of my bin. Not sure where the explore came from it was sitting on my desk and was the right colors :) So love to work like that of course some of the items were from my stash that I seeked out.

  16. Great steampunk look! Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck! I hope you noticed we’re having a DT call as well! Be sure to let all your friends know! You can read all the details here.
    FCB DT Coordinator

  17. Fabby Tag...Thank you for joining us over at Rhedd &Rosies...x

  18. Lovely detailed tag! Thanks for joining Lia Stampz Challenge!

  19. Wow..great creation. I'm just starting to get into Steampunk and you've helped inspire me more.

    Thanks for joining us this week at Fitztown for our Lots of Layers Challenge. Good luck.

    Lynn, Fitztown DT

  20. A Beautiful tag. Never sure myself how to produce Steampunk. This isa super piece. Thank you for sharing with us over at Craft My Life Challenge.
    Hugs Mrs A. (DT.)

  21. LOVE your tag! You really worked the challenge well and I LOVE your style! Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Little Red Wagon!

  22. Fabulous first try at Steampunk. Love it. Gorgeous flowers and layout. Maggie - CK Teamie

  23. Great project! Love the stenciled typographic paper and the way the flowers and the image all work together. Great job!. Thanks so much for playing along with the eTeam in our May ePlay Challenge!!!!

  24. FAB tag, Carmen! LOVE the flowers and the stenciling! THX for playing with us in the ePlay Stencil Challenge!

  25. Wow! Great job capturing the steampunk look. I like the way you included metal and your paper choice is spot on. Thanks for joining our Die Cuts or Punches challenge at The East Wind. I hope we see you again soon.

  26. superb card. Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Divas.

  27. Awesome tag, love all the embellies. Thanks for joining us at Digi Galore
    Cindye DT

  28. Gorgeous steampunk flowers. Thanks so much for playing along with the ePlay challenge this month. Good luck.

  29. So beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Our Creative Corner! Love from Laura xxx

  30. Oh my gosh! I am in awe of your gorgeous project! And how you were able to participate in SO many challenges!!!! You go girl!!!!
    Your stencil work is awesome, along with your cooler than cool steampunk flowers!
    Thank you SO much for participating in the ePlay Stencil challenge!!!!