Sunday, April 20, 2014

STEAMPUNK JUNK with HDH: MM # 186

I had a bit of extra time this week and I really wanted to play along with Haunted Design House Macabre Monday #186.  The theme is Steampunk Junk.

 A year or so ago I dropped my beloved smart phone.  I tried to fix it, but it was beyond repair. I kept the broken parts because I am a hoarder and I just knew I would have a use for my cell phone guts at some point.  Well, after a year, some tears, and a lot of money to buy a new phone, I found the perfect use for my broken phone.

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 The skull was colored with Copic Markers.

Other:
Darice Embossing Folder: Steampunk Gears
Heavy Cardstock
Gallery Stretched Canvas 
Cell Phone Innards
Copper colored Gear from Tim Holtz Idea-ology Sprocket Gears

Decou-Page Matte (DS106-65)
Traditions Paints in the following colors: Prussian Blue (DAT25-35), Aquamarine (DAT29-35), Cobalt Blue (DAT55-35), Dioxazine Purple (DAT31-35) and Titanium White (DAT35-35)

Thanks for looking!
~ Lady B ~


7 comments:

  1. Wow, love this! It's brilliant. Suzanne x

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  2. Haha That is fab! turned out great! :) I´m glad to see you found some time for crafting. Will respond to you this week... ;) XXXXX

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  3. This is awesome. Great upcycling project. Thanks for joining in the Steampunk Junque Challenge at HDH.

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  4. WOW this is brilliant! how many of us don't have a completely cracked phone...every week i hear a friend say "guess what." My son [not in his ahem right mind] was playing "hoops" with his! Ok, a bit off the edge! lol This piece is so dynamic and so crazy. I love it! Gears, bits, pieces...geez louise you are creative! best, samara xox

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  5. Well how cool is that?!! Bummer about your phone but it is immortalized forever. Way cool project Lady B! thanks for sharing with HDH. xxD

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  6. Great way to use those treasured hoarded items! Looks fab on that Skinner technique background, too!
    Thanks for playing in the dungeon with us at HDH!

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  7. love this cool background and a great idea to use your phone parts

    thanks for playing at hdh

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