Tuesday, March 06, 2012

March is Birthday Month at Viva Las Vegastamps!!!

and this month holds a very special birthday
Terri Sproul (the Design Team Lead) is 29 again!!!
Be sure to stop by
 and wish her Happy Birthday 
with a card in the MONTHLY CHALLENGE!!!

For this card gather supplies listed at the end of this post.  All stamps used are from Viva Las Vegastamps! the Basset Hound Dog Rocketeer, "May the Steam be with you!", Happy Birthday, Nesting Gears, Fancy Key-Vintage and a Swirl from Swirls Plate 1333. All images were embossed with Viva Las Vegastamps! Ultra High Gloss Embossing Powder.
First stamp Happy Birthday on a strip of paper and adhered with VLVS! Miracle Tape to the bottom of the panel. Next stamp the Basset Hound Dog Rocketeer, masking the dog stamp the Fancy Key-VIntage to make it look like the Basset was a wind up.  Stamp the Swirl from plate 1333, and "May the Steam be with you!"  Mask all stamped images and the flags on the pattern paper and stamp the Nesting Gears with Versafine Olympia Green ink. Once all images are stamped and embossed. Using COPICs add a little color to the rocket with gray and brown to the Basset.
Mix Sakura Crystal Lacquer with Terri Sproul Mixers Gold.  Paint thickly on the rocket and lightly on the Basset.  Set aside to dry 
After the panel has dried attach it to the card base with Viva Las Vegastamps! Miracle Tape. Add locking washers! 
Stewart Superior Memories Madonna Blue Ink
Stewart Superior Memories Black Ink
Versafine Olympia Green Ink
Pattern Paper - My Minds Eye
Locking Washers

Remember to enter the Monthly Challenge 
The theme this month is Birthday!
You could win $25 to the VLVS! on-line store 
To read more about the challenge click HERE!


Aimee said...

OMG how cool!! I LOVE that Bassett Houndie!

Stampo said...

How creative to use the hound as steampunk!

Debbie Buckland said...


JanD said...

Happy Borthday. This month I am celebrating the 36th anniversary of my 29th birthday.

Sandra said...

This card is so cool !
Happy birthday, Terri :)

Anonymous said...

Happy Borthday. This month I am celebrating the 36th anniversary of my 29th birthday.