Saturday, 28 May 2016

Scrapper's Delights - Steampunk New Release Blog Hop

Hello, friends and visitors!

Welcome to the Scrapper's Delights special 
Steampunk New Release Blog Hop!



Janice has just released a fantastic assortment of Steampunk images.
We are celebrating by having a TWO DAY Blog Hop
on Saturday May 28th and Sunday May 29th.

That's not all!
There's also a special Blog Hop sale going on!
Look at this: 


Okay, now it's time to share my project!

I made a fun Steampunk tag using a combination of two of the new images:
the Steampunk Hat and the Pocket Watch.
You'll find both of them in the New Release section HERE.

I began by cutting my tag out of chipboard.
The top was formed into a pocket watch using the Tim Holtz die.
I then embossed the chipboard with the Steampunk Texture Fade.
I adhered a strip of steampunk paper across the bottom,
and added the coloured image.


Then it was just a matter of adding some embellishments.
Using brads, I added several gears. 
I then added a piece of chain to dangle from the tag top to the gear. 
Some paper twine was wrapped around the top,
with some curls left to dangle.
Finally, I added some glossy accents to both the pocket watch and the goggles.


One final look at the texture and dimension:


Materials Used:
Grafix Chipboard
Papers: GCD Studios - Donna Salazar - Antiquities
Images: Scrapper's Delights - Steampunk Hat, Pocket Watch,
Spectrum Noir Markers;
Embossing Folder: Tim Holtz Steampunk Texture Fade;
Die: Tim Holtz Alterations - Pocket Watch;
Tim Holtz Idea-ology - Sprocket Gears;
Chain and Paper Twine: My Stash;
Glossy Accents.

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 All the rules are listed at Scrapper's Delights.
The hop will be open until Saturday, June 4th
Here is the complete blog hop list:

Start Here>Scrapper's Delights <Start Here 
  Mari 

  Lina


  Kay
  Jen

  Sue
You Are Here> Nancy <You Are Here

  Becky

  Val 

 End Here> Scrapper's Delights <End Here
 

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Here are all the Scrapper's Delights links you'll need.
There are always LOTS of fun events going on, so check it out!






21 comments:

  1. Love this!!! So great and wonderful hugs Cicci

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  2. Love this!!! So great and wonderful hugs Cicci

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  3. Love this!!! So great and wonderful hugs Cicci

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  4. Love this!!! So great and wonderful hugs Cicci

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  5. WOW! this is AWESOME, love the details and the texture.
    Faith
    x

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  6. Great tag!! I love the embossed cogs and the glossy look on the hat.

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  7. This is such a great idea! The shape of your tag matches perfectly with the clock!! Hugs, Mieke

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  8. What a super tag Nancy! I love the embossing and how you used the glossy accents!

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  9. How cool! That hat image is amazing. Fantastic mix of elements with the gears, etc. Hugs!

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  10. Gorgeous tag Nancy love the image
    Dianne xx

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  11. great project Nancy love it
    Jane xx

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  12. Love it Nancy , a fabulous idea to die cut the top of the tag with the pocket watch die !

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  13. Wow. Really cool tag. I love the watch chain effect.

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  14. Awesome tag and it looks so cool with the watch on top of the hat! :) Tindaloo

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  15. Gorgeous! I love the new images, wonderful coloring on this!

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  16. That tag is awsome and the merge of the images is so cool

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  17. Gorgeous tag. Love the glossy effect to make the watch and goggles more realistic.

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  18. Great job with the gears and chains. Definitely not something that I could pull off. Great tag my friend!

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