Monday, 15 August 2016

First Steampunk :D

This is the first Steampunk image I've drawn.  I absolutely love Steampunk and I'll hope fully do some more.

I actually started drawing this image back in April then got distracted doing other things.  I finally had chance to finish her at the weekend.  She's called Victoria and you can find her in my shop SheepSki Designs on Etsy - click here!

I've coloured the image and background with Copics, ProMarkers and polychromos pencils.



The image comes just as Victoria on her own.  When I was printing her off I thought it would be cool to create my own Steampunk background so I used some Tim Holtz cogs and sketched three huge cogs into the background.




Once I'd finished the colouring I distressed the image, a piece of brown design paper from Lili of the Valley and some black card stock.  Once I'd put the card togehter I sketch a biro border in them added some metal embellishments - Tim Holtz cogs, sprockets etc. of course :D


Andrea x

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
Dream In Darkness - August Challenge
Ants in my Pantry - Anything Digital
Left of Centre - Challenge 143 I've gone LOC
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede - Monochrome
Glitter N Sparkle - Anything Goes
Crafting by Designs - Anything Goes

10 comments:

  1. Stunning card, love the image and the steampunk effect. Off to check your store out.
    Thanks for joining in with our challenge Anything Goes over at Glitter'n'Sparkle.
    Jean DT xx

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  2. Unfortunately I can't see your gorgeous images on the blog, but have seen it in the FB group and LOVE it!! I shall be sure to purchase the image when I can. Thanks for joining us over at LOC #143 - Bubbles. Michelle DT xx

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    1. Sorry Michelle you should be able to see now, Google have changed their albums!
      Andrea x

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  3. I can see a tiny thumbnail of your card over on the Doodle Pantry website but here, I can't see it. I'm a little sad to not see your gorgeous images (love the "tear" image up top) Thanks for sharing your card anyway.
    ~Jo, Doodle Pantry DT

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    1. Sorry Jo, Google have changed their photo albums -you should be able to see it now
      Andrea x

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  4. Wow I love her! Steampunk is my favoutite and so prefectly captured here. Love the expression on her face.
    Thank you for entering at Julia Spiri.

    DT Lynda
    x

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  5. Gorgeous card. Love the steampunk. Thanks for joining our challenge at Julia Spiri. Good luck!
    Kitty - New Release DT

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  6. Pretty lady. Thanks for sharing with Dream In Darkness

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  7. She is beautiful! Love the soft vintage tones, awesome steampunk. Thanks so much for playing along at Dream in Darkness!~kim

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  8. She's gorgeous and your coloring perfect as also - and so LOVE your backgrounds. Thank you for joining Dream in Darkness August challenge, I hope to see you back in September.

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