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Enjoy the Ride with our new stamp range by Donna Ratcliff


Donna Ratcliff shows you how to make stunning steampunk cards with our latest range of rubber stamps that have been hand-drawn by Donna herself!

Donna used

Victorian Steampunk 6” pad

Spectrum Noir Metallic Pencils

Pebeo White Gesso

Pebeo gilding wax – Silver, Empire Gold

Black versafine


Gold Embossing powder

Sheena Sparkle pens – Earth set

Spiffy A6 stamp set

Quirky floral A6 stamp set

Pebeo mixtion paste

Pebeo gold foil

3D glue gel

Tacky glue

Gold mirror card

8” white card blank

Step 1

Lightly apply silver and empire gold gilding wax to the sheet from the Victorian Steampunk Colorista Dark pad.

Step 2

Add some highlight colour using Spectrum Noir Metallic Pencils. Dry brush a little white gesso around the edges, dry and then buff whole sheet with a piece of tissue.

Step 3

Stamp Spiffy in black versafine and colour with Sheena Sparkle Pens, watering the colour down and applying with a paintbrush.

Step 4

Stamp three flowers using Versamark, emboss with gold Embossing powder and colour with sparkle pens. Make sure the colour is dry and then apply a thin layer of gold gilding wax.Add some gold foil highlights to the flowers and to Spiffy’s goggles using Pebeo Mixtion and Pebeo gold foil.

Step 5

Mount coloured panel onto some gold mirror card and then onto an 8” white card blank. Using 3D glue gel glue all the elements in place. Stamp wording, trim and mount onto gold mirror card then glue in place to finish card.