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Wednesday 20 May 2015

simply steampunk.. collage style for Country View Crafts

Well it is my turn over at Country View Crafts and  today I have a male card to share with you , full of layers and plenty of ephemera..with a smattering of idea-ology thrown in!

If you would like all the details of how I made this please hop here . x thanks x

Well hope you like my make for today and apologies for the lack of posts and visits- poorly children and then poorly me have meant crafting has taken a mini break along with visits x
keep those fingers inky 
Trace x


  1. The image of the man looks almost like you can see trough... A real beauty of a male-vintage card! Hugs and stay well, Gerrina

  2. Hope you all feel better soon Trace. This is a wonderful project.

    Off to see how you made it

    Love Chrissie xx

  3. Really lovely Trace, and well done for making the dreaded male card xx

  4. Fab card ! Trace really love all the layers n epherema - great focal image n loving the stitches . Hope you n ya kiddies are feeling better soon Hugs x

  5. Trace, this is fabulous! I love how you stitched down that adorable gentleman! Love all the vintage layers! I so need to pull out my sewing machine!!! Hugs!

  6. I love layered cards. Saw your card in my feed and wanted to stop by and check it out.

    ♥ Monica
    My personal Blog - Taylormadecards4u

  7. Your sophisticated gent is quite a dapper chap! I'm off to check him out in detail :-)


    Ps hope all are on the improving list!

  8. Brilliant steampunk card Trace!! Love how you combined all the different elements, it looks fantastic using all of my favourite Tim goodies! So many gorgeous layers!!

  9. this is fabulous Trace - love it to bits xx

  10. Thank you Trace! With lots of male cards to make this is a fantastic piece of inspiration! Lots of flat layers and that clever idea to chop up the French Industrial sheet. LOVE it! Jenny x

  11. Wonderful layered creation, Trace!! Even with you not feeling up to par, your card here is magnificent! OH--LOVE your wobbly stitching :) The wobblier the better, I say :) :) Feel better!! XOXO-Shari

  12. Wonderful vintage collage with such warm colour tones - I love it. Do hope you and yours are feeling a bit better by now... love and hugs to all.
    Alison xx


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