That's right a Steampunk Head, at least my version of one. I have been trying to get this finished up to play in two challenges. Studio L 3 for Grungy Monday. The challenge was to do texture fades and distress a technique by none other than
Followed by the challenge at Simon Says Stamp and Show
to use a Tim Holtz technique.
See the Bow tie, Ta-da!!!!!
The hat I constructed from heavy card stock.
The stamps are from Oxford Impressions
Tim's large clock face, and various bulbs from my private stock.
I covered one of those Styrofoam heads with torn music paper and gel medium,
followed by a wash of Gesso and sealed , The brows (or wings) are from Oxford Impressions and the eye is from I brake for Stamps. The other eye is Tim's key hole plate and various other hardware!
It feels good to be A-Head of the challenge deadline this week.
Thos is fabulous....I love it! I really love the eye and monicle. Wings for eyebrows, fabulous idea.
Oh my gosh Lynn, this is such a fun and quirky piece! So very creative! Awesome job on these two challenges!
I've been bowled over ONCE AGAIN by your amazing creativity! The eyebrow wings are the cherry on this cupcake. LOVE IT! :)
This is certainly off the cuff!!! Love this "Full Steampunk A Head." You really have one amazing imagination! Too funn! Have a wonderful Easter!
oh my gosh ... is there something that you can't do !!! this is such a cool piece ...
Amazing! Every detail is wonderful.
Really creative!! I can imagine it in a place of honor in your studio. I love both of the eyes and.....well, just the whole thing. Diane
How cool is this! Happy Easter!
Very creative and quirky - looks just great Lynn - nice work!
Wow, how clever is that...it's amazing Lynn.
I love just looking at all the bits of detailing that you have used - the hat is fab.
I expected a steampunkstyle card but not this ! :)
What a great project and use of the stamps and embellishments.
I could imagine this on a "steampunk"display in my house :)
greetings from belgium
Wow, this is fab, what fun you had making this!!
Oh my God .... I am totally overwhelmed! Is this a cool steampunk top hat! Madness! Lynn, you are great!
ohhhh you have been busy so many details, lovi' it
You never cease to amaze me! This steampunk piece is absolutely stunning!
Wishing you a lovely Easter, Lynn!
How cute is this!!!! I love it, and you are so clever with your title and your ideas. Love everything about the face and hat!
WOW Lynn! Stunning creation!!!
Have a wonderful Easter!
What an amazing head Lynn :)
I AM TOTALLY SPEECHLESS at your A~MAZING creation!!! wooooooow!!
thank bunches for playing along with the teamies and Simon Says Stamp and Show!!!
Priceless! XOXO Zoe
Oops, I feel off my seat I was that blown away!!!!
Lynn, this is remarkable. No wonder you are Queen of Steampunk.
LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE this!!! I have to have one!!!! I think we have a head somewhere that I could alter...Haha do you think Joe would let me alter him!!!!
Wishing you and your family a very Blessed Easter!!! He is Risen!!!
Wow, you never cease to amaze me! Love the wings as eyebrows, any mad scientist would be proud of those!
Happy Easter to you and your family Lynn! This is another stunning creation you have made. I absolutely love everything about it and those eyebrows are so clever!
Happy Easter Lynn,
Once again your creativity is amazing!
What a fabulous project! It's awesome!!
WOW!!!!!!!! This is so cool and incredibly creative. So glad you posted to the ATT group and I could see your work. The wings as eyelashes are killing me... so many fabulous details!
Clever, Lynn. Just toooo clever!
Lynn, this is SO cool!
I love the monocle chain and eyebrow wings and ... EVERYTHING!
I am awestruck!! You have outdone yourself with an amazing piece. Finally a use for those old styro heads...look out thrift stores!
Lynn this is super cool. I love assemblage projects. I'm working on one myself today. My favorite parts of this are the eyes. Very creative.
Hi Lynn! Your manikin head is really cool! Lots of creative thought went into this! Your attention to detail is really amazing on this! Very creatively cool! Thanks for sharing it with us at Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge! <3 Candy
using wings for eyebrows is a stroke of genius. The whole piece is amazing.
OMG this is one scrumptious piece of art. Totally far out and fun. Love it!
Fabulous creative piece, love the embellishments, the eye, the wings and the bow tie, great touches. Happy Easter x
Wow I am loving your steampunk art Lynn, its fantastic
Hugs June x
fabulously quirky, love the hat
thanks for sharing
Lynn, This is totally awesome! WOW!
Lynn! Very unique and creative!!
First of all, love the title! lol! This is so totally over the top cool, Lynn, I can't even begin to describe it. You totally rocked it, and thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!
Happy Happy Easter Lynn,
Your head is so wonderfully whimsical
and fabulous! You inspire me over and over again! Blessings, Katie
Very creative! Love the different elements.
FAB! Completely FAB!
WOW!! What an amazing project.. I just love it...
This is marvelous. Jules Verne would be proud. It is so amusing and fun...just love the covered head! Saw it at Artchix too.LOL. take care, gerri
If i get bowled over any more will have to have plastic surgery on my knees ! Terrific piece with lots of very clever touches. Love the eyebrow wings !
Holy Smokes, Lynn! This is fabulous! Those details are amazing....love the monocle!
Where do you keep these wonderful creations, anyway? That's a pretty good sized piece, isn't it?
This is fantastic! I luv it all!
Lynn, your steampunk head is a very fun piece...love it!
Where do you store all of your ideas? Your brain must be bulging with creativity.
Oh, no, no, no--you didn't REALLY say "a-head," did you?? ;)
What a fun piece, Lynn!!
This is just so fabulous, Lynn! Love your ideas--you're always so amazingly creative, my friend!
Can't wait to see what you'll come up with next!
Lynn this piece is so incredible and clever. I love your steampunk style. You truly inspire!!! Happy week to you...
All I can say is, "Wow"--fantastic!!!!!!!!!
After I had picked my jaw up off the floor after seeing your fabulous creation.....I came back for another look and another look.....this is so brilliant Lynn, you never cease to amaze me.
I that feeling of being A-Head! Wow- this is just awesome! ...
This is amazing Lynn! I just love to browse your blog & Etsy store to see what fabulous creations you come up with! You always inspire me to think outside the box! Good luck on the challenges!
I just found your blog today.
I love this head you have created! So many wonderful, pretty and funny little details.
Thanks for the inspiration!
Greetings from FarfallaDK
Oh this so so cool! I LOVE it!
I love this, (been away from blog land so catching up) fabby details
Love Dawn xx
FANTASTIC! I LOVE IT!!!!
Oh how awesome!!!! You always amaze me!
It's very creative. I love how you were able to merge many styles beautifully together. I love the way the music notes are collaged throughout the head. It's very vintage and stylish.
I cannot stop saying "Wow!"
Thank You so much, Lynn, for adding such a beautiful post to this party!
Rose, Rhissanna & Co
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