Saturday, 21 June 2014

Rusty Bird


Rusty Bird! Could that be misinterpreted? I am, of course, referring to my little punched bird on my tag. the blue / silvery base is from my texture paste play night a couple of weeks ago - sand texture paste and then coloured with TH Distress paints in blues and brushed pewter. Not sure how the pewter is showing on the photo. I decided to play with some different attempts to create rust effects on my cogs and bird using texture pastes, embossing powders, inks and paints.



I would  like to enter this into Sandee and Amelie's Steampunk challenge - Blues, greys and rust!

Thanks for looking
Nikki
xxx


9 comments:

  1. Love the rusty cogs and fabulous colours, xx

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  2. Fabulous, Nikki - the colours are wonderful. I have to admit to thinking the title referred to me!!

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  3. Yummy embossed texture - delicious rustiness!
    Alison xx

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  4. Really love this Nikki - I have a fondness for orange and you have used it in a very good way. The entire thing is wonderful. Thanks for sharing it with all of us.

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  5. This is beatiful, Nikki!

    Your rusty bird is really gorgeous! And the blue works sooo well as a contrasting colour! Thank you for sharing this awesome make with us at SASPC!

    Claudia x

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  6. Love your rusty birdie! The gears and background texture are grand too!

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  7. wow, the rusty bird is absolutly great!! Thank you for playing with us at SASPC! Kerstin

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  8. Herrlich dieser Rosteffekt, ein wunderschönes Tag ist dir da gelungen. Gefällt mir sehr.
    Liebe Grüße
    Sabine

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  9. Beautiful tag, perfect texture !
    thank you for your participation at Sandee & Amelie steampunk challenges
    Coutureuse

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