Monday, 4 March 2013

World Treasures

Good morning!
How was your weekend? I am here after a very busy weekend with my market on Saturday and a Stampin' Up! workshop yesterday! The workshop really was fun...there are a couple of pictures at the end of this post.

I have here a card that was totally inspired by the challenge at Colour Q this week. You'll see why shortly!


This stamp set is the one I won from Cardmaking and Papercraft magazine. It's called World Treasures. I inked up the stamp in all different colours using my markers before stamping it.


I did the same with the border. I decided to trim the image to add a little interest, then finished with lots of tiny gems from a nailart kit. The sentiment is Teeny Tiny Sentiments.

Supplies
Cardstock - Whisper White, Summer Starfruit, Tempting Turquoise
Stamps - World Treasures, Teeny Tiny Sentiments
Inks (markers) - Summer Starfuit, Midnight Muse, Tempting Turquoise, Pacific Point

If you would like me to order any Stampin' Up! items from you, please do get in touch! I place an order once a month, which you could add yours to, or for information on joining a Stampers 6 group, please have a look here

Don't forget, the Sale-A-Bration promotion is only available until 22nd March, so to get your freebie with every £45 spend, contact me... don't miss out!

Challenges

Ok, as promised, a couple of picks from the workshop yesterday...

Working on our projects...

With our finished calendars!

After we'd finished crafting, I did the draw for the prize I was offering. This candle...

I also gave a £5 voucher and a pencil wrapped with Designer Series Paper, and of course each guest got to keep the calendar she made!

If you would like to book a workshop, I live in the Bolton area and I would love to come to your home/workplace/craft group and demonstrate the fabulous products! And as the host, you get the chance to earn lots of freebies! Please do get in touch for more information!

Right, I have a large order to post, then to the gym, then more crafting!
Have a lovely Monday!

21 comments:

  1. Such a beautiful and elegant card! Love the image and the touch of sparkle! Thanks for joining my challenge over at Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good luck! Hugs and sunshine

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  2. this is such a stunning stamp, and beautifully coloured. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational x

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  3. Had a brilliant time can't wait for the next crafting/stamp meeting, Vicky x

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  4. OMG Lizy that peacock is stunning! Congratulations on winning it! Your card is just gorgeous!!! Thanks for joining us this week at Inkspirational!

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  5. Looks like you had a busy weekend Lizy. Your ladies look very happy with their calendars. Love that candle. I need to decorate a candle for my show on Saturday, but now I should finish the jumper. Pity I hate sewing up knitting!

    Kat xx

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  6. This is so pretty! Thank you so much for joining us at Make it Monday this week! Don't forget to leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM for a chance at our second prize! Good luck and I hope to see you back next week!
    Rene :D

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  7. Great card Lizy. I love the colours and fresh look to your lovel card. Thanks for playing along at Inkspirational this week.

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  8. Wow! You could not have picked a more perfect stamp and more perfect way of coloring it.

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  9. Beautiful card Lizy, you coloured the images wonderfully! Perfect take on both the sketch and colour challenges!
    Just have to say I adore the candle you made too!
    Thanks so much for joining our challenge at Inkspirational & I really hope to see you playing along with us again soon! Ruth x

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  10. I love your beautiful card, thanks for sharing at Diva's this week
    Hugs Laurie x

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  11. Fabulous card--great use of the colors and our sketch! LOVE that amazing candle--glad you had fun at your workshop! :) Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational!!! :)

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  12. This is the perfect image for this week's colors. Your card is simply stunning. Thanks for joining us this week at the ColourQ.

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  13. Oh wow Lizy what a beautiful card, the image is stunning and very elegant, I saw it om MIM and had to look closer.

    Hugs Julie xx

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  14. Beautiful peacock, Lizy, and a lovely card! thanks for playing with us at the colourQ.

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  15. Amazing your card. I love the peacock.
    Thanks for joining us at CYP.
    xxx Michelle

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  16. What a beautiful peacock stamp! You've chosen such nice colors for this card, which look very elegant!

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  17. Thank you for taking part in the That Craft Place challenge - your card is so lovely and fresh! well done!

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  18. gorgeous make - looks fabulous with the different colour markers - workshop looks fun too! (ps saw it on mim) x

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  19. Wow! Just great coloring. Great clean look and great peacock! So glad that you joined us this week at Inkspirational!
    - Shauna

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  20. Gorgeous CAS card. I love the peacock and pretty colours.
    I saw you on MIM
    Lorraine x

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  21. Fabulous card and Beautiful coloring Lizy..Loz.... Visited from MIM

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Thanks for visiting today and for your valued comments!

Lizy x