This years festival was to be airships.
So back late last year i set to making a pattern for
an air ship small but to see I was on the right track
of making it .
Before cutting in using the brown card stock i had i
grabbed a orange (that i knew i would not miss if it
did not work)
Cut it out went together so well I was soo pleased
with it that I added trims onto it to get the thickness
look that i was after I layered 6 of the same gears
on top of each other . Did some quilled card stock to
add other trims
It was all about building up the look till I was soo
happy with it (but had done all this work and it is
Added the pipe work at the back shapping the pipe
pieces as i glued them together .
So once it was all done I was in love with it that I
then took brown acrylic paint and gave it two coats of
it. After it was dry I used some gold and sliver acrylic
paint on my fingers and used it to highlight the raised
And sat alongside the small train set at the festival
Tasmanian Steampunk Festival
George Town Tasmania
24th June 2017