Tuesday, 30 May 2017

VIDEO Launch Party at Elizabeth's Craft Room Studio!

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,



Every year I run launch parties as the new Stampin' Up! catalogue comes out. I have sometimes posted pictures of my displays - but this year I thought I would do something a bit different and give you a video tour.




I run three parties in total - plus a 'come and peek' event for my team.

Here is what I got up to this year...with my Tuesday evening, Wednesday morning and Thursday morning ladies!

























2017 In colour and Soft Sayings Kit display 


Colour Theory Display

Main Display

Liz's Lovely Launch Loot 


If you would like to come next year and can get to Southampton, Hampshire - just order a catalogue, place and order and let me know and your invitation will be on it's way. In fact I do another special free event for my lovely customers in September every year - and you could be there too!

CONTACT ME if you would like a catalogue. 

I will be back on Thursday and Saturday with a sneak peek of the Colour Theory suite and the In the City stamp set and again on next Tuesday for TWO VIDEOS - a new catalogue walk through and whoop whoop - a look at the BRAND NEW Stampin' Up! PLANNER!


Love Elizabeth X


Monday, 29 May 2017

VIDEO Book quickly for my Daisy Delight Special Class

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

Just a VERY quick video today - I have just a few spots left for my super popular Daisy Delight special class which is coming up at the end of June.

I need to place the orders for it on 1st June - so if you would like to snag one of the remaining spots, please contact me before the closing date of 31st May...yes that gives you two days! :)

CLASS DATES

Tuesday 27th June at 7pm
Wednesday 28th June at 10am (only 1 space left)
Thursday 29th June at 10am

Here is a sneak peek showing why this class has been so popular with the lovely ladies who came to my new Stampin' Up! Catalogue launch parties.

And if you want to see what a launch party at Elizabeth's Craft Room looks like - pop back tomorrow for another video and lots of pictures.



The price of the class is £28 and you will receive the Daisy Delight stamp set and a full pack of the Gold Faceted Gems, plus everything else you need to make the projects (value £22+) If you wish you can also have the matching Daisy Punch for an additional £12.75.

Book quickly to save your spot.

Love Elizabeth X

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Saturday, 27 May 2017

Mediterranean Scooter Card

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

I shared a very subtly coloured card made with the Mediterranean Moments stamp set on Saturday. Today's card is more vibrant.

I used a mixture of a Blender Pen and Aqua Painter and inks to colour the image in. I have found every time I colour this stamp I get a different look - but this was one of my favourites.



Love Elizabeth X

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Aqua Painters
£15.50

Thursday, 25 May 2017

Hearts and Flowers card

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

Today I am sharing another card with the Falling In Love designer paper as a background. I think it really lends itself to simple die cut elements on the top.

Here I have added a heart and flowers both cut using the Blooming' Heart Thinlits dies. I finished it with some Enamel Shapes dots in the flower centres.


Love Elizabeth X

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Tuesday, 23 May 2017

VIDEO High Tide Scene Card

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

I have been sharing lots of projects using the High Tide stamp set - in this video I show how to get the 2 step stamping layered effect to create a scene.




Love Elizabeth X

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Saturday, 20 May 2017

Nailed It & Build It Pop and Flip Card

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

There have been lots of these pop and flip cards around and in fact I taught one at my recent 'Cards that make you go Ooh' special class.

So here is my take on the style, featuring the Nailed It stamps and Build It framelits. The outside looks fairly plain apart from the addition of the super fancy Urban Underground Embellishment screws! The 'husband' stamp comes from Guy Greetings.


The clever bit happens when you open the card and the inside pops and twists out to reveal the tools! I love the little nail, screw and nut stamps that go with the tools. 






Love Elizabeth X

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Thursday, 18 May 2017

High Tide Silhouette with Watercolour Wash

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

Today's card was inspired by one by my team member Sara Harnett, who did a beautiful hand watercolored background.

I took the cheat's way and used the Watercolour Wash background inked up with Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie and Real Red.



After I stamped the lighthouse image in Basic Black, I used black and grey Watercolour Pencils and an Aqua Painter to add more dark colour to the lighthouse and get a true silhouette effect.

Love Elizabeth X

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Aqua Painters
£15.50

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

VIDEO Quick and Simple Doily Card with Embossing

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

Today's video is showing you how to make a super quick card...



Love Elizabeth X


Saturday, 13 May 2017

High Tide Block Stamping

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

Have you ever accidentally inked up the back of your block and not your stamp? Well if you have then did you know you had found a technique? Block stamping to make backgrounds is a fun technique and here I used it to create a base for the High Tide stamp set.

Just ink up your block - I used two colours - spritz with water and press down. Wait for the paper to dry before stamping any images over the top.

Do you like the effect?





Love Elizabeth X

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Clear Block E
£11.00

Thursday, 11 May 2017

High Tide Reflections

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

This is a card we did at class last month using the reflection technique.  The High Tide stamp set just really lends itself to all sorts of techniques and styles and we loved making this one - with reflecting done for both the birds and the grass.

Hope you like it.



Love Elizabeth X

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Tuesday, 9 May 2017

VIDEO Masked Doily Card

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

Today's video shows how to use our Lace Doilies as a mask to create a beautiful background technique...





Love Elizabeth X

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Lace Doilies
£4.00

Saturday, 6 May 2017

Awesomely Artistic with Vellum Layer Window Card

Hello and welcome to Elizabeth's Craft Room ,

This is a card we actually did in class last year - and I suddenly realised I hadn't shared it. We used the Squares Framelits to cut an aperture in the card front and used the white cut out inside the card and stamped the dragonfly image from Awesomely Artistic.

We then embossed a piece of Vellum Cardstock with the Petal Burst Embossing folder and cut and irregular edge then adhered it to the card front.

We stuck a piece of window sheet to the frame and then popped those up above the level of the card front using Foam Adhesive Strips to add some dimension.

The greeting comes from Feather Together. There are a lot of steps - but the cards looks lovely!




Love Elizabeth X

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Window Sheets
£4.50