Tuesday 9 September 2014


Well an akward couple of days and things are starting to get slightly messy and almost missed the deadline for A Step in the Darkness who are also having a DT call.I have used "Steampunk Girl with Doll" from Aurora Wings,coloured with promarkers,B.paper/die from stash,I embossed and distressed a piece of card with TH cogs EF then rubbed Distress ink over the top,crackle stamp round image,cardstock from Papermill Direct.
A Step In The Dark-ATG/Steampunk
crafting by designs-ATG
crafting for all seasons-wheels and/or cogs
delicious doodles-colours of Autumn
crafts 4 eternity-digital
chocolate,coffee cards-Vintage
Robyns fetish-ATG
OSAAT-ATG with a die
sentimental Sunday-a touch of Vintage
Paula Holifield-distress it
creative card crew-steampunk/urban------------TOP 3
digi choosday-monochromatic
die cuttin divas-pic challenge(Autumn colours)
cards galore-make a card
whimsy inspires-monochromatic
imagination crafts-ATG
Thanks for dropping by and sorry for the delay commenting on your blogs
will be round as soon as I can
Carol xx


coops said...

so stunning carol.fabulous image and i love your steampunk design :D

xx coops xx

Benzi said...

This is such a cool card...love the image. Wonderful embossing folder and embellies.

Pia S said...

I love the steampunk style but find it really difficult to do myself. The crackle stamping around the image is a nice touch to limit the white space, and the embossed pattern is perfect with the theme of your card.

Pamellia said...

What a great card Carol! You have accomplished steam punk with beauty and style! I'm completely impressed, just love it! hugs :)

Barb said...

This is a fantastic card, loving what you've done with the image, background and embellishments. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting for all Seasons. Barb

Dawn said...

Love it, great attention to detail! Thanks for playing in the Wheels and/or Cogs challenge over at Crafting For All Seasons this time!
Good Luck
Dawn xx

Mimi said...

Thank you so much Carol for joining us this fortnight at OSAAT with your fabulous creation. Great Steampunk card and love the die you have used to accompany this fab image :) :) :) hugs Jane (OSAAT DT) xxxxxxx

aussie aNNie said...

LOVE IT gorgeous image coloured to perfection...awesome display of goodies...
especially steampunk as I love steampunk.xx
The Journey is the Start

Michelle said...

Lovely steampunk card Carol. I am in the process of working with a steampunk image and you have given me some inspiration. Thank you - Michelle x

ahlers5 said...

I love this image...so pretty. Thanks for playing along with us at Fitztown this week.

*Vicki* said...

Carol, this is such a gorgeous image!! Love the neutral theme colors with the steam punk look!! Beautifully designed my friend! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
My Blog: Stamp Smiles

Unknown said...

Beautiful steampunk style card Carol, great colours, too! Hugs, Ira x
Ira’s Crea Corner

Michelle said...

Very beautiful card. Really love the vintage look and the image. Thank You for sharing with us over at The Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog

Michelle (DT)

StampNScrapJunkie said...

Wonderful steampunk card and great use of embellishments. I love all that detail. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
FCB CT Coordinator

Wendy said...

Carol this is a gorgeous card. Thanks for joining the "autumn colors" challenge at Delicious Doodles this week. Wendy (DT)

michele said...

Fabulous card Carol :) Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Brilliant card carol...love the image...great colours...Joolsx

Bridie said...

Fabulous image

Thank you so much for leaving a lovely comment on my blog

Hugs from

Bridie@BGPayne Crafts

having a {me} day said...

Gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at c4e. keeley

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Carol, such a gorgeous image and lovely embossed background.

Rainey's Craft Room said...

Gorgeous Steampunk card Carol. The papers and embossing really set the image off perfectly.

Georgiana said...

Thanks for joining us this week at our Photo Inspiration Challenge at Die Cuttin' Divas.

Stay Creative,
• Carson's Creations •
Die Cuttin' Diva Co-Host

paper fun said...

Terrific card. I love your papers and Mitzi's images are always fabulous.

Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew.


C'est La-Vie Designs Unlimited, LLC said...

Thanks for joining us for the Make A Card challenge at Crafts Galore Challenge. Good luck and I hope you’ll join us in our next challenge!

La-Vie B. – Crafts Galore Encore Challenge Blog DT
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Margaret said...

What a fabulous image and coloring. Love your background. Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew. Good luck and hope to see you again. Maggie - DT

Unknown said...

Wonderfully colored image and GREAT colors!!!

Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas!

DT Member

Gerda said...

Gorgeous card!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

Glenda Atkins said...

You manage to make all type of cards rock, this steampunk one is quite beautiful, love the softer colours and the wonderful card background!

Anjie said...

Lovely card. Thanks for joining us in our Monochromatic challenge at Digi Choosday
Anjie (DT)

Anonymous said...

Fabulous creation , love the vintage feel,thx for joining us at Chocolate Coffee and Cards - DT Crystal

Cara said...

Great card! Thanks for sharing this with us at Through The Craft Room Door. Please come play along with us again! (Hugs) Cara

rachel said...

this is fabby do Carol - love that image - thankyou so much for joining us at Imagination crafts this month. Hugs rachel xx

Charlene said...

Wonderful card, love the image.Thank you for sharing your creation with us at the Whimsy monochromatic challenge this month.