tirsdag den 11. september 2018

lørdag den 1. september 2018

A mini box with three small stories...

Dear readers our September challenge on SanDee&amelie's Steampunk is started
and here's my little story ...



This little story begins with the box
was found under an excavation where a new metro station will be built.


Three records were discovered ...


Which is about the old laboratory which once stood in the middle of the city.


The journals have a fine marbled cover.

I have used:


DecoArt media Black and White gesso
Texture sand paste, Crackle paint and Matte medium
DecoArt media Fluid Acrylics Cadmium Orange Hue, Cobalt Teal Hue and Quinacridone Gold
Andy Skinner stamp ASCSA5018

(I had this small metal box of 6.0 x 3.5 cm that needed rust makeover.)
Tim Holz stamps, paper pad, distress ink, Archival ink, gear from Amazon and NeoColor ll


(I have made the marblering with the colors and a spartel that I have drawn along the paper.)


Picture of first lady who stands for everything in the old laboratory...


(Here the colors are placed on the stamps with Neocolor ll.)








I hope you forgive me for the long post and if you have reached that far, I wish you would like to play with us on SanDee&amelie's Steampunk Challenges.
Hugs, Susan

tirsdag den 28. august 2018

Post #2 August - The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition 2018


Here's a look at my post on TPC.
I hope to see you there and I wish you a creative and crafting day.
Hugs, Susan

søndag den 8. juli 2018

Art for Art's sake

A wonderful challenge on the Art Journal Journey blog as Chris has hosted this month.
Mixed Media Peeled Paint Background.
A good method that Chris has shown and is shown on Youtube too.






Thanks for your good blog, it's always full of inspiration.
I wish you all a very good summer, many hot thoughts from Copenhagen.
Hugs, Susan

Worth a visit
*ART*JOURNAL*JOURNEY*

søndag den 1. juli 2018

Just at the moment

Welcome to a varm July Post.
I am inspired by a trip into nature in the very nice weather.


I have used Andy skinner stamps ASCSA 5018, ASCRS01, ASCRS11
Tando Creative Tag
DecoArt media Black and white Gesso
DecoArt media Fluid Acrylies Cobalt Teal Hue and Quinacridone Gold
Americana Decou-page matte


From the desk:
Wasitape, Canvas, Beewax embossing powder, Archival ink and stickers


I have chosen a very limited color palette super simple...
white, black, turquoise and rust
I have used the amazing embossing powder from the emerald creek...



You have 2 months, come and play in the summer challenge with great prizes!
My last post on SanDee&amelie's Steampunk Challenges before summer vacation...

I hope everyone will have a great summer holiday. Hugs, Susan

tirsdag den 26. juni 2018

June post #2 - The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition 2018


Skip to TPC and see my last post before the summer vacation, maybe we meet on the beach!

I wish you all good readers a good summer holiday, see you again in August!
Hugs, Susan

tirsdag den 12. juni 2018

June Post on The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition - #1


Come see my post on TPC where I have used stamps and oxide colors on photo paper from Tim Holtz.

Thank you for visiting my blog and I wish you a creative day.
Hugs, Susan

fredag den 1. juni 2018

Lights in the Workshop


I started with my tag and some gears, and painted my three colors as shown, but I always change the colors.


Here are all the colors I used:
DecoArt media Fluid Acrylics: Translucent White, Cadmium Orange Hue, Cerulean Blue,
Cobalt Teal Hue, Yellow Oxide and Quinacridone Gold.
DecoArt Crafter's Acrylic Yellow


Even though it's bright and summery, I always have my light on when I work, so I wonder how it was working in dark basements when the machines should run.


I have used Boozybear's amazing Pulley Industrial Light.


From the desk: Canvas, cotton, gear, cardboard and wax.


Come over and play with us and there are great prizes to win.

Thank you for visiting my blog and I wish you a creative day.
Hugs, Susan




tirsdag den 22. maj 2018

New post on The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition - #2 Maj


I have shown a journal page and I hope you are curious, you can see it Here

I wish you a happy and creative week,
Hugs, Susan

tirsdag den 8. maj 2018

The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition - Maj #1


Her er min lille bog STØJ som jeg viser på TPC.
Jeg håber at du får lyst til at se hvordan den kom til at se ud
så hop over her.

Jeg ønsker dig rigtige gode kerative dage.
Kram, Susan

tirsdag den 1. maj 2018

Steampunk Shrine

This time it was a shrine to my cherished street finds.
My city is constantly renovating buildings, and there are good finds of rusty screws and other lovely things.


 I had cut the front of the cardboard and the box was done. Everything was glued together and painted with black gesso.


Random places I painted with crackle glaze and sand paste. Marks were also set with a stencil and modeling paste.


And I used DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics: Quinacridone Gold and Yellow Oxide
DecoArt Americana Decou-Page matte
DecoArt Media Antiquing Cream and Titanium White
DecoArt Media Gesso Black, Crackle Glaze, Modeling Paste, Texture Sand Paste and Liquid Glass


From my desk: Brads, box, cardboard, gears, stencil, rubons,
embossing powder and wire.
Found rust screws and some shells from sea urchins


Little details...


I look forward to seeing you, so come join us on


Thanks for your visit to my blog and I wish you a wonderful creative day.
Hugs, Susan


tirsdag den 24. april 2018

The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition April #2


I have made some Gelli plate papers that have been cut to tags. If you are curious then jump over to TPC to see the final result.

I wish you a wonderful creative afternoon.
Hugs, Susan

Husk at der TPCevent på facebook for alle Skandinaver den 5. maj 2018 kl. 10.00 - 24.00.
Kom og vær med, der er flotte præmier!!!!

tirsdag den 10. april 2018

The Paper Crafting Magazine Scandinavian Edition - April #1


There's a new post on TPC, hop over to see what I've been doing with my new Tim Holtz stamp set.
It's a CAS card and is way out of my comfort zone....

I wish you all a great creative afternoon.
Hugs, Susan

lørdag den 7. april 2018

Recycle and Collage on **ART*JOURNAL*JOURNEY*

Hi this time Alison/Craftytrog is a host on Art Journal Journey, with a good theme. 
I have chosen to use my gelli plate that can give fine prints on tissue paper.
It's a bit of a chaos but I had fun making this page.


 I've been thinking about spring and used my bright pages forward and drawn with a little pastel.


 There are strange shapes that appear suddenly.


I send the best regards to my readers. Hugs, Susan


søndag den 1. april 2018

PatchWork Steampunk

It's been a long time since I've done something in metal tape. It is April and we meet lighter times and the sun has power in the metal so all the rust
and dirt are visible.


I have used: Andy Skinner stamp "Letting off Steam"
TandoCreative Tag and screw.
DecoArt Media Antiquring cream and black gesso
DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics: Cobalt Teal Hue, Quinacridone Gold and Yellow Oxide


I have also used stamp, gear, steel wire, embossing folder, die, metal tape, wax,
sandpaper and archival ink jet black


I have cut lots of pieces of the embossed metal tape and then glued them to the tag. Then it was painted and rubbed off with a cloth to give the industrial look.




I've had lots of fun with this tag.
There are great prizes to win.


I wish you a creative April month.
Hugs, Susan


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