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Thursday 2 August 2012

compendim of curiosities vol 2, technique 15, enameled metal

well it is time for another great challenge , hosted by the lovely Linda
in our journey through compendium of curiosities vol 2.
today is technique 15,
which can be found in The crafty master, Tim's own words
on page 56.
So here is my piece:

if you want all the details about the background, see the book, page 56
I decided to use this as the base of my whole tag....
adding ideaology (of course)
and a fab steampunk man, with wings!
I am entering this for the following competitions:
compendium of curiosities @ http://studiol3.blogspot.co.uk/

have a fun and inky day!


  1. Very special and very beautiful trace. Fabulous work with that metal.Love it.
    Lovely greet

  2. fantastic stuff - I wish I had this book then I could join in - will have to look into working through compendium 1 first - oh and doing the creative chemistry course! xx

  3. Hi Trace, I looked it up on Page 56 and your take on the technique is stunning, love the colours and of course all the embellies. Love it! Crafty hugs, Anne x

  4. Wow, Trace... you're on an absolute roll! This is a completely fantastic tag - amazing rich colour and texture. (V looking forward to getting my CCII which is waiting at home for me!)
    Alison x

  5. Trace, your enameled metal tag looks awesome! Very steampunkish! <3 Candy

  6. Nice! I like the little steampumk guy with the wings :)

  7. Ooo I love the look of this Trace, fabulous technique. Michelle x

  8. Fabulous tag Trace... Brillant background.. fab textures & detail... congrats on your July tag at Timmie's.. well deserved. Hugs May x x x

  9. This is awesome, love the technique and would love to give it ago but I don't have the book.


  10. Fantastic tag and everything fits in just right with the background you created.

    Love Chrissie xx

  11. ...the background is lush the colours are gorgeous the way they pool in the embossed ridges of the sprokets, loVe the cogs too and the steampunk angel...cool work...Melxx :)
    dont quite know why i missed these last 2 posts mr blogger is not showing them or many other people i follow...have a super day...X

  12. I have been here ages trailing through the last month or so of your work so beautiful and lovely to go through when I have been for a while ;0) just stunning Dawn xx

  13. You have a newe follower Trace...I was bloghopping and viewed your blog too...Love the way you create all kind of things. Your steampunk is so lovely...love that too!

    Greetings, Alie :-)

  14. A fabulous tag, love the background and all the details. FANTASTIC.

  15. wow this is stunning, fantastic background loooove it

  16. Wow!!! This is stunning, Trace... I so love the technique and what you have done with it!


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