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Sunday, 29 September 2013

Scribble & Scrap Challenge #2

Welcome to the second challenge at Scribble & Scrap Blog and Challenge. Thank you to all who took part in Challenge #1, we had so many fabulous entries and the winners have been announced on the Scribble & Scrap Blog.
The theme for the Scribble & Scrap challenges is always "Anything Goes" The winner will be chosen by Random.org and win a generous £15 voucher to spend in the Scribble & Scrap shop. The Top Three will be selected by a DT vote and will earn a lovely blinkie to proudly display on their blog. If you'd like to be considered for a Guest Design Team slot, then add GDT after your name on your entry. A full set of rules can be found on the Challenge blog.

I chose to make a traditional Steampunk male card to show off this fabulous digi image. The image I used is The Vintage Steampunk Bath Chair. These were the early forms of wheelchairs and named because they were invented by James Heath from Bath in England in the first half of the 18th century.  



I matted gold mirri onto an 8"x 8" card blank and layered a paper from Bearly Mine after 
wrapping with seam binding. I used a few of the clocks from the paper for the corner embellishment     and mounted them on foam pads.



I printed the Bath chair image after altering the colour to brown and roughed the edges with scissors. I used Distress Ink Antique Linen to shade the background before matting onto gold mirri. I attached it to the card with foam pads for dimension.



I tied seam binding into a knot and added a fob watch charm. I created the sentiment on the computer and finished the card with three card candi.
Now please visit the Scribble & Scrap Blog and Challenge to see what the other fabulously talented DT members have created for your inspiration. Also visit the Scribble & Scrap shop to see the many lovely images for sale. Once you've made your choice, you could be playing with your purchases within minutes as everything is in an instant download.
Please also ask to join the Scribble & Scrap Facebook group to make sure you don't miss out on any of the fun.
I would like to enter this card into these challenges:
http://sisteractcardchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/challenge-26.html Challenge #26 Anything Goes
http://craftyribbonschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/challenge-63.html Challenge #63 Monochrome
http://www.southerngirlschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/challenge-78-world-in-monochrome.html Challenge #78 The world in Monochrome
http://craftingbydesigns.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/anything-goes.html Anything Goes
http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/wednesdaychallenge/ Anything Goes

10 comments:

  1. Fabulous steampunk card Andree Andree! Love how it's so neat and tidy and lovely and clean...unlike mine, lol. Beautiful use of the image (one of my favs) and love the embellies...great idea taking them from the paper so they fit in perfectly.

    Great job well done! :o)
    xx

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  2. A fabulous card Andree, love the papers, embellishments and design x

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  3. Great vintage card.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Wednesday Challenge this week

    Jo x

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  4. WOW gorgeous creation. Love the great embellishments and the vintage look is really fabulous!

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  5. Fabulous card Andree and I do love the gorgeous papers and image. Great embellishments too.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  6. Beautiful Andree,love all your details.xxx

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  7. Wow a fantastic card love the fab detail xxx

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  8. Andree, this is absolutely stunning! So beautifully put together and fab embellies :) xx

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  9. Fab sentiment, made me smile and a great card you talented lady you! Denyse xxx

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  10. We're happy you entered the crafty ribbons challenge
    P x

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