Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Viva Las Vegastamps! I Love Paris in the Springtime!

This month the Viva Las Vegastamps! Design Team was challenged with the theme of  LOVE... and I think Paris is one of the most romantic cities in the world.  So my first post this month combines my LOVE of Steampunk with my LOVE Paris!
Tissue Paper
Card stock - red (Base), black and pattern paper (From  my Stash)
Ink Stewart Superiors - Memories Dye Black
Ink Versafine Crimson Red
Locking washer from the hardware store
Foam Tape

Stamp VLVS!Eiffel Tower on tissue paperlet the ink set, use heat tool if necessary) and adhere to the background, mask  VLVS! Eiffel Tower.  Edge pattern paper panel Versafine Crimson Red ink. Then stamp the VLVS! Nesting Gears and VLVS! Steampunk Warrior on the background with Versafine Crimson Red ink.  Heat emboss the VLVS! Nesting Gears with Ultra High Gloss Embossing Powered.  Stamp the VLVS! Steampunk Couple ( on a light colored card stock, fussy cut, color with COPICs and attach with foam tape to add dimension. With VLVS! Miracle Tape attach the pattern paper panel to black card stock then adhere to red card base.  
Stamp sentiment "I love Paris in  the Springtime" with black ink on scrap of paper, edge with Versafine Crimson red, layer on black cardstock adhere to card with foam tape.  Last touches add Stickles to the wings on man's hat, adhere locking wash on man and embellish lady with rhinestones. 

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Susan M. Brown {sbartist} said...

Beautiful project Lyneen! I love Paris in springtime, too. It's magical : )

Molossus said...

What an awesome card!

Catherine said...

Great project, Lyneen! Really pretty - thanks for such great directions on how you did it all, too!