Thursday, September 22, 2011

All Aboard - Steampunk Train Conductor

I am so excited to share this card with's made using one of my favorite sets of stamp -  the Steampunk Set of stamps from Artistic Outpost!

I hope you enjoy!!

Steampunk Train Cond.


Stamps - Conductor & Sentiment - Artistic Outpost; Background stamps - Get Inked Steampunk I
Distress Inks
Archival Inks
Foil (for the gears)
Nestabilities - Gears
Metallic Mixative Alcohol Inks
Sepia Accents
Cut & Dry Nibs

1. Stamp main image using Archival Ink; color using Distress Inks & Cut n Dry Nibs and apply a layer of Sepia Accents to the entire image.  Set aside to dry.

2. Stamp the background cardstock using Get Inked Steampunk images with Pumice Distress Ink.

3. Cut an assortment of gears from the foil; ink a few of the gears with Copper & Gold Metallic Mixatives.

4. Stamp sentiment on a scrap of white cardstock.

5. Assemble the card layering the gears over the background paper; add the main image and sentiment.

So there you go....
Are you ready to jump on the steampunk train?!?!?


  1. That's awesome! What is "sepia accents" ? what ever it is, i love the look!!!

  2. Fab!! Of course, you always create such great projects.

  3. I absolutely adore steampunk creations and this is a great one. For some unknown reason I just have not created anything steampunk. Stunning Steampunk...

  4. Roni -

    This is awesome! I love how this turned out. Love that guy on the card, so austere!

    Elaine Allen

  5. love the look of that sepia accents!! Have added it to my wish list. :o) Great card you made!

  6. awesome tecniques! great steampunk creation :)


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