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Sunday, 18 September 2011

More steam punk,and less is more

Hi guys,
well,here we are again another weekend nearly over gosh were does the time go,
I made another of my steam punk cards,with lots of elements really having fun with these kan ban images, Just before I show you my card,my dear blogging buddie Gerri has some amazing,anniversary candy,celebrating one year of blogging. so if you would like to find out more,and also see her amazing work which it is,she makes the most amazing creations the link is HERE


Challenges,for my steam punk card
scrappyfrog vintage
fabnfunky bingo,stamped image,3 papers,or layers,die cuts
challengeupyourlife paperpiecing




Stamps,paper Kan ban,flourishes,spellbinders,cogs from my dear friend sherryn,thanks so much hun the dress i have paper pieced,well kind of,I added some pleats to it,to make it have more dimension.  The book I made using a tanda stamp,then just curled it too look like a book,added craft wire to secure,it. The hand was cut using my cricut.
Next the girls over at less is more are trying to get,1000 entries this week and the theme is,anything goes as long as its cas. So this is my attempt not,too pleased with this one but will make another so lets hope the girls reach there target.
stamp is,viva decor,stamped with vintage green,versa fine,then just added touch of,green chalk.
I also would like to welcome,Dorte,sasha,and sandra to my blog,welcome girls.
Challenges lessismore anything goes

56 comments:

Margreet said...

Aww Cheryl....this is lovely....love how you pleated the dress...the book is gorgeous too...your LIM card is beautiful! Have a great Sunday!
xxx Margreet

Anesha said...

Love the steam punk card! Second card is sweet. Have a great Sunday. Hugs Anesha

Pauline said...

Two gorgeous cards, love them both so different in style!

Junibears said...

The first card is so fantastic Cheryl. Wherever do you get such great ideas?
I love the pleated effect on her dress. The whole card is just awesome!
The second card is just gorgeous too in a different way. I love them both.
Hope you are well sweetie. Big Hugs'June xx

Beryl K said...

Love your steam punk card Cheryl, again you have achieved a fantastic look without going all grungy.
Your LIM card is absolutely stunning, simple, elegant and classy
Beryl x

GinaA said...

Great LIM card, your steam punk is fab.

Chrissie said...

That a super LIM card Cheryl, it looks so serene somehow!
Thanks so much for helping us in our goal of 1000 submissions this week!
Chrissie
"Less is More"

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

Fabulous cards Cheryl - love that steam-punk dress and the pleated skirt. A great LIM card too.

Have a lovely day - hugs, Sylvia xxx

Crafty Chris said...

Both so different but both equally stunning.
Chris x

Zoechaos said...

Nice work, your LIM card is brilliant XOXO Zoe

Chrissy said...

Love the steampunk Cheryl, the skirt is wonderful..and the elegance of the LIM is gorgeous.

Luv CHRISSYxx

Jenni's Jems said...

Love the steam punk card and the second one is really quite lovely x

Von said...

Well I must say Cheryl your less is more card is just beautiful :)
Von xxx

Linby said...

Love how you pleated the skirt hun, great work.
Pretty LIM card too.
Linbyx

Carol said...

Two very different cards Cheryl, your LIM one is great. Carol x

Sasha said...

Hi Cheryl, Both your cards are beautiful in their own right, but your steampunk card has that extra WOW!:)

jackiescrafts said...

Hi Cheryl, your cards are fab I love your less is more one the best but the steam punk one is great too

hugs Jackie x

Mandi said...

I think it's absolutely beautiful Cheryl
Thank you so much for helping us in our attempt at 1000 entries!
Mandi
"Less is More"

Love crafts forever said...

Wow! Cheryl this is so pretty, i like all that 3D' looks. Gorgeous creation.
Hugs Nat

Tracey said...

Stunning creations (as always) Cheryl :)
Hugs
Tracey
xx

Vicky said...

Two amazing creations Cheryl...and the LIM card is utterly gorgeous hun...

have a super evening...hugs Vicky xx

Terry said...

Wow Cheryl two amazing creations, love the steampunk one too....beautifully made, thank you for joining the DT from Simon Says Stamp and Show. Hugs Terry xxxx

Brenda Brown said...

Fabulous pieces Cheryl. Love that first one with that fab image and great steampunk items.
Hope you have a good week.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Teresa said...

Wow Cheryl these are both beautiful, I love how you've done the dress on the Steampunk one, fantastic. hugs Teresa xx

Netty said...

Oh wow your first card Cheryl is totally stunning, also love your LIM card. Take care, Hugs Annette x

Tracy said...

Hi Cheryl
A superb creation with such beautiful details.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Nikbee said...

Wonderful cards. I love the pleated skirt on the first one.
Nikki x

Dora said...

Wow Cheryl, I think you are the queen of these Steampunk cards, you are so creative with this style... and the LIM card is really elegant. Hugs xxx

Rebekah said...

What beautiful creations Cheryl. You really do the CAS excellently hugs Rebekah xx

Suze Bain said...

Fabulous steampunk card Cheryl, so much detail and your LIM card is so pretty, love that foliage stamp. xx

Mina said...

wow I love this steampunk card Cheryl (keep an eye on my blog I think I will have something you will like too)...you have cracked the look superbly
Mina xxx

Kim Dellow said...

Brilliant, love the skirt! Kim

Sherryn said...

fantastic. love the way you had done the skirt. all the elements are well put together xx

sallysbitz said...

Hello Cheryl x
I have finally found time to blog Lol

Your cards are gorgeous. Love your techniques on your 1st card x

hugs sally x
sallysbitz.blogspot.com

Sue said...

Wow! this is an awesome Steampunk card Cheryl !! So many gorgeous details! Love the pleated skirt and all the cogs. Stunning colours - love everything about it!
and love your Less is More card too - it's gorgeous! The image is lovely and intricate - doesn't need anything more and I love green!
Will have to try and have a go at the Less is More Challenge.
Hope you are feeling a little better.
Take care!
Hugs Sue xx

coldwaters2 said...

Wowzer Cheryl these are two brilliant creations that first one is a work of art, the detail and design is superb, the simplicity of the second is awesome.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Sandy said...

Two beautiful cards, love the different elements in your steam punk card, fab colours - love the cogs and your LIM card is simple and elegant.
Sandy

Kathleen said...

Hiya Cheryl, I love your steam punk card, you are fab at this style. I really like the dress, fab idea to pleat the skirt, looks amazing.
Take crae sweetie
Hugs Kat xx

CraftinGranny said...

Wow, you really outdid yourself with this steam punk card. Love it Cheryl. The LIM card is so elegant and beautifully colored. Fab creations! "Hugs" Carol

debby4000 said...

Two very different cards Cheryl but both gorgeous.
luv
Debby

Posh Cat Crafts said...

Oh Cheryl wonderful work today!! I love them both Hun!
Hugs
Tamara

creativchen said...

Dear Cherly,
I Just arrived at you blog. Oh my, do I love your art and creative mind! I'll be watching this blog closely, thank you for giving us so much of your time and mind. You make so wonderful and lovely works! I enjoyed the visit on your site. Many thanks for your beautiful inspirations!!
Many warm Hugs from Marina from Germany
I invited you gently to visit my creative Website: Bettyscardsandpaperdesign.com

Daniella said...

You know I love steampunk,and that your creation is awesome!! LOVE all the elements!!
Your less is more cards are always so elegant!!
xxDaniella

Stacy H-W said...

Cheryl, both of these are so gorgeous! And wow, could they be any more different?? I adore how you pleated the skirt on the steam punk card and curling the "book" was genius! And the lovely simplicity of the "grass" and bee on the white card....perfection.

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Cheryl, I'm missing words, your steampunk creation looks fabulous, also your Less is more is beautiful.

Lori said...

This is fab, Cheryl, the details are amazing!

Anne said...

Wowzers that pleated dress is amazing and one fab card! And in total contrast you have a great c&s card, one clever and versatile crafter.
Hope you are doing ok
Anne
x

Lorraine said...

Wow, wow - I love your gorgeous steam punk card! Beautiful detailing!

Kim B said...

That less is more is just wonderful! Both great work! Have a happy week, Hugs, Kim

Gerri Herbst said...

dear Cheryl,
your steampunk card is oh so amazing!Just love that image you choose. Thank you for yr amazing support on my blogaversary!take care, gerri

Michele said...

how do you do it Cheryl? you just keep turning out gorgeous work -- and such variety with the two pieces today! i love the hand and the sheet music! the whole card is composed beautifully. keep up the good work! xo

Scrappychick said...

ok, I am in LOVE with the Steam punk card and her skirt! Thanks for playing with us at FNF this week, we hope to see you again! Good luck :)
Cyndi

Jenny said...

Brilliant CAS card Cheryl, the white space frames the image perfectly :)
Jenny x

nicky said...

Both cards are stunning
Nicky

Michelle said...

Hi Cheryl, I saw you stopped by my blog and I had to come see what you have been making. Everything is as beautiful as always. Hope you had a good summer.

Juls said...

gorgeous!!! Love how you have folded the skirt of the steampunk image!!! Hugs Juls