Saturday, June 25, 2016

Steampunk Frame

What a great gift for a friend who loves STEAMPUNK...  Home d├ęcor made with Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts and Altered Pages products!
This frame came with a back ground piece, frame, easel and attachment to use if hanging from the wall.

Supplies for this project:
Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts - Frame & Butterfly
Steampunk Female Unmounted
Embossing Powders - Pirates Gold, Midnight Black & Rusty Penny 
Resin Molded Flowers
Pen Nib 
Black Ink
Delicata Gold Ink
Black Chalk Paint
Tacky Glue
Double stick tape


First ink the Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts - Frame with black, then emboss with Midnight Black Embossing Powder.  IR took three layers to get the enameled look.
Then ink the edges with Delicata Gold and heat emboss with Pirates Gold Embossing Powder.

Paint the back ground with Black Chalk Paint, let dry.

With Black Ink flowers with a pattern stamp.

Ink Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts Butterfly and emboss with Rusty Penny Embossing Powders, also emboss some gears with Rusty Penny.

Stamp the Steampunk Female Unmounted image with black ink and emboss with Pirates Gold Embossing Powder.

NOW to ASSEMBLE!  With Tacky Glue  adhere the frame to the background.

Attach the flowers, butterfly and pen nib with Tacky Glue to the upper right hand corner.

Add the resin flowers and randomly place Rutsy Penny gears around the frame using Tacky Glue.

 Pictures of the final project!

Hope your are inspired!


  1. Truly amazing! This is a fantastic project and done so beautifully! Excellent job!

  2. WOW! I love this amazing frame you created!!!

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  4. Terrific frame - love the multi-layered embossing you achieved...all these laser cuts work so well.

  5. Great job Lyneen! I love how you inked the flower to tie it in and the multi-levels of embossed chipboard is satisfying to my enamel loving soul.

  6. fabulous piece! you're a whiz at embossing the due cuts! xo