Sunday, 1 April 2012

Cupcake Gift Card Holder...& New Class Room

Hello Everyone

Today I have a few photos to show you. This is not Elizabeth's Craft Room - this is Elizabeth's Classroom! This is the room in my home, (formerly known as our dining room), that I have converted to a proper Stampin' Up! classroom for my classes and workshops. Thanks to my fabulous DH Michael, who has let Stampin' Up! take over another room in our home - bless his heart!

So are you ready to see the photos...







So what have I been teaching in my classroom? This is a project I have been making at my recent workshops. It is a sweet little gift card holder - with the emphasis on the sweet. :) I am back on the Weight-Watchers band wagon, so these are the only cupcakes I am allowed at the moment. LOL

I started with two Scallop Squares cut with the big shot die and then added a layer of Beau Chateau designer paper. Next came a large scallop circle punched in white and daubede around the edge and finally the cupcake.

We now have the Create a Cupcake stamp set and matching punch and I love them!



The closure is made with Victoria Crochet Trim, and inside I cut another piece of designer paper from the Beau Chateau pack using the Scallop Envelope die - this creates the place to pop your gift card.



The sentiment, (from Create a Cupcake), reads "It's not how many candles you blow out, but how many cupcakes you get!" My thoughts entirely.

Love Elizabeth X

8 comments:

  1. Wow, what a room! Who wouldn't want that? I love your display items on the shelves, too.

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  2. It looks fab! Lucky lady! What an understanding husband! xx

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  3. Oh my you are so lucky to have this set up in your home to do workshops! How awesome.

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  4. What an awesome classroom! The perfect setting for creating! And you even have an understanding and supportive husband...Perfect!!

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  5. I was so excited about your room, I forgot to finish commenting on your 'sweet' card! Such a beautiful way to give a gift card!!

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  6. what a fantastic craft class room how lovely for your class ladies :D you lucky lady :) project is supper cute too.x

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  7. A lovely classroom and an equally lovely card. It's great having a hubby who understands and supports isn't it. Hugs

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  8. Wow! Your classroom looks great! I have taken over the dining room as well but it isn't as pretty as yours....LOVE the project too & I'll probably be casing it! TFS!!!

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