Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Starry Night with Gingersnaps Creations

Hello, this week sees a new monthly theme over at  Gingersnap Creations  - they have asked the DT to work with the theme"HOLIDAY LIGHTS" and this week's challenge is:-

Starry Night

Now I have had this piece finished for a few weeks and its been hanging on the dining room wall above the fire.  I had the pleasure of attending another wokshop with the very talented Christine Costello at the Cubby Hole entitled "Steampunk Winter Canvas".

I had a wonderful day and loved all the elements used here.  I had help from Christine with the wire twisting etc....I seemed to have no strength in my fingertips though I was recovering from my bout of gastric flu!
The Stampotique owl was stamped onto silver mirri card with a touch of Stazon ink added, eyelets and beads completed him!
I won't go into too much wordy detail.   All the techniques are well known soI shall show you in photos.
I have added my stars and further added the gorgeous Penny Wise Arts micro beads from our generous challenge sponsor once home.  I decided on opaque antique silver micro for my beads and must say these were gorgeous to work with!

I am entering my Winter/Seasonal altered canvas into the following challenges:-

Let's Ink It Up - "Christmas Project"

Simon Says Stamp & Show - "Time Pieces"
Cogs and watches (on shrink plastic) used.

Cards & More Challenge - "Snowflakes"
Hot air balloon, owl and all shrink plastic pieces are stamped.

Thanks for stopping by.  Suzanne ~x~


Suzi B said...

This is fabulous Suze! I'm sad I missed this one.
Suzi B x

Juls said...

wow wow wow!!!!! this is stunningly AMAZING!!!!!!!! Love the wire trees! Hugs Juls

Jacqueline said...

Fabulous creation Suzanne - your wire trees look really good especially with the owl - Jacqueline xx

SuzanneK said...

Another amazing piece Suzanne, love it. Thanks for joining us at LIIU, good luck. Hugs Suzanne

Netty said...

wow this steampunk canvas is fabulous. x

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

A fabulous piece, I love your owl and tree. A fantastic steampunk piece. Thanks Suz for joining in the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge. I need to get to some workshops. Take care, Tracy x

Fliss said...

Wow! The more you look, the more you see with this one Suz. A fabulous creation.
Hugs, Fliss xx

Shar said...

Your canvas is wonderful! Love your steampunk scene!

Tammy (LaDiva) said...

Very creative!!! Thanks for sharing in Let’s Ink It Up’s *Christmas Project* challenge and good luck !


Tammy, LIIU DT from Créations LaDiva :) xx

trisha too said...

What a great card--so many curious things going on here!

Wonderful Starry Night inspiration, Suz!


trisha too said...

Okay, duh, I thought it looked like too much for just a card--no wonder, it's a canvas!

Now THAT makes more sense; I tend to look at the pics and not read carefully, sorry about that!!!

Sarah said...

So many wonderful details to see - a really creative and festive card! Thanks so much for sharing your work with the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge. Sarah.

patty said...

fabulous creation, thanks for enjoying us at Cards und More, hugs, Patty

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