13 September 2013

'Grand Duchess'

It's time for a new release over at 'The Stamping Chef' where this week Tamara has drawn a fantastic vintagey/steampunky image that I just love!! 
I really love making these kinda cards now, now that I have the confidence to just go with it & get covered in inks! 
This gorgeous image 'Grand Duchess' is on offer over the weekend, so if you want her make sure you grab her now & you will get 20% off her normal price!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Crafters Cafe- no design papers
Paper Pretties- distress (embossing is inked)
Rhedd & Rosie- steampunky
Simon Says Stamp- embossing

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Grand Duchess' by The Stamping Chef
Skin- dusky pink & blush
Tim Holtz distress inks
Hair- aged mahogany
Hat- peacock feathers & tea dye
Shirt- peacock feathers, black soot, iced spruce & vintage photo
Shorts- peacock feathers, tea dye & vintage photo
Over Skirt- tea dye
Ground- black soot & iced spruce
Clocks embossing colour distressed using black soot
Highlighted inks are available from Natalie & Amy's

Papers & Embellishments
My stash- ribbon, sentiment, brown & turquoise card

Tools & Glues
Collall all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Collall 3D glue with tools from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Clocks' tri-boss Chronology embossing folder by Docrafts
'Vintage Corner' die cut (no name)
5 x 7 scalloped card blank from Natalie & Amy's

Don't forget to grab her now, before the price goes up!
Thank you for stopping by today, I hope you are all well. Please pop over & see what fab creations the DT have made with 'Grand Duchess' 
hugs xx


Hazel (Didos) said...

Fabby card, Love the colours you have gone for, Love Hxx

Zoe said...

Fab Steampunky card, thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

coops said...

so stunning shell.fabulous colours and embossing and i love the image :D

xx coops xx

Simply Sara Stampin' said...

Love the colors on your card and your coloring is just great! Thanks for playing this week at Try Stampin' on Tuesday.

Sarah said...

Great card! I love how you have used the sketch and all your details. Thanks for joining us this week at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.

Claire H said...

Gorgeous steampunk card! Love the embossing on the background paper! Thank you for joining us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday for our latest challenge!
Claire xx

flossbite said...

Brilliant card...love the colours. Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe this week.
Fiona x

Kathy S said...

I'm loving this image and how you've colored her. Thanks for joining us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday!

Michelle said...

Great steampunk card - love the colour scheme. Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe.

stampwithamyk said...

How fabulous!! Love the colors and great embossed background. Your image is just fantastic too!

Melissa Latchem said...

great card - I love the image and the embossing folder. Many thanks for entering the Rhedd and Rosie's Challenge and good luck! Melissa (DT) xxxx

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card card, fab colouring too and that embossing folder is perfect for her.

Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge.


Tina said...

Love this image , fab embossing !! Thanks for joining us at Rhedd and Rosies. Hugs Tina (DT) xx

Beccalite said...

Fabulous steampunk card, love the colours and the embossing in the background really makes it pop.

Thank you so much for joining in with our 15th Challenge over at Rhedd and Rosie's Anything Goes Challenge Blog.

Great Big Huge Hugs

Becca xxx

Rose said...

awesome!!!!! love your coloring :)
Thanks for playing with us on Try Stampin' on Tuesday :) (sorry i am late!)

Rose Guest Designer

Nicole Tugrul said...

Very spunky card, love the colors! So glad you joined the challenge at Try Stampin' on Tuesday!