Thursday, February 23, 2017

Steampunk Love

Hello Again,

Well, this time I would like to enter CAS Watercolour Card Challenge, Rubber Dance BlogAllsorts Challenge Blog, SSS Wednesday Challenge and, again, Creative with Stamps. Here is my steampunk'ish card for today, enjoy!


This card was watercolored using Brusho paints and water.
Water was applied around the heart using an aqua-brush and Brusho's were then added.
I then added water to the bottom of the heart and let the water drip off the paper, sprayed water for a grungy splattered look.


The simple black 'love' sentiment plays nicely off the black panel.
I think the offset watercolored heart is super effective.
It almost looks like it is peeling away from the panel revealing the image below.

Left/Below: A close up of the heart I used to mask the watercolor panel. This card really took no time at all to create. Right/Bottom: The masking technique really was effective. By using a limited amount of water around the heart it gave me a lot of control with the paint.
  

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Well, that should do it for me!! You will see me later in the day so until then take care and thank you for stopping by today! I know we all have busy schedules and your visit is always appreciated. So, until next time, happy stamping.

All the best,
Shawna

12 comments:

susiestacey said...

Great card love all the inking.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts "Anything Goes' challenge and good luck x Susan x

Petra Swart said...

Oh, ...love the wonderful artsy look of this card, Shawna!!!! Lots of techniques used very creatively here and you achieve a lovely steampunk look!!!! Such a great masculine look!!!! The sentiment stamp is lovely!!!!
Have a great day!!!!
Hugz

Virginia Lu said...

LOVE the colors and artsy look! Beautiful project indeed! Thanks so much for joining the fun over SSS Wednesday Challenge!

Loll said...

This is really beautiful with lots of wonderful elements. It is really a mixed media style, not CAS. Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour.

Bibi, Rubber Dance Stamps said...

Super cool card! I agree with you, the offset heart is really effective. Love your Brusho watercoloured background panel, too! Thank you for joining our Layers challenge at Rubber Dance ♥

Dotty Jo x said...

Thanks for joining the fun at Creative with Stamps February Challenge, your card is a stunner and no mistake, Jo x

ionabunny said...

Lovely grungy heart card. I like the positive/negative heart look. Thanks for joining the Rubber Dance layers challenge. Hugz

Bonnie said...

I love the "drippy" watercolor background, Shawna! Pretty hearts and interesting elements! Thanks for sharing with us at CAS Watercolour!

MaryV said...

Cool card! Love the pops of colour! Thank you so much for playing along at CWS Challenge this month.
Sending hugs from Portugal
Mary (DT member)

Katy said...

Awesome card! I love the steampunk feel! The layers are awesome too! Thank you for joining us at Creative with Stamps! :)

Sue said...

Ooh I love this, fabulous dripage and the black and white embossing is perfect against the brusho's Thank you so much for joining in with our 'layers' challenge at Rubber Dance, and have a fun week Sue xx

Harriet Skelly said...

This is a cool steampunk creation! Thanks for sharing with us at the CAS Watercolor challenge.

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