Wednesday, 4 January 2017



Well we sure having a lot of heavy frosts this winter. The frost does not clear during the day and its very cold but we do need it as maybe just maybe in will kill of a lot of the bugs that are going about just now, 

Now onto the challenges

Materials used are;

  • 21 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,
  • Tim Holtz Back ground Stencil,
  • Lucky clover Distress ink,
  • VersaFine blank onyx ink,
  • Promarkers orchid, tan, leaf green, bright orange, summer sun,rose pink Cinnamon.

Challenge I will enter this card for are,

  1. Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge # 49 Anything goes 
  2. The Diva's that cut..Sentiment free,
  3. My Time to Craft # 337 Something new. 

Challenge number two,

Materials used;

  • 12 x 12 cm  deckle edged card blank and envelope
  • Polka doodle tree & snowflake clear stamp,
  • clear house stamp,
  • Nuvo ice white glitter,
  • Flower soft hint of green glitter.

Challenge I will enter this card for are,

  1. Christmas Card Challenge #3  
  2. Sparkles Christmas Challenge, # 72 lots of Glitter,
  3. CHNC 314 Anything goes as long as its Christmas.
  4.  Christmas Cards All Year Round, January Challenge ADD a snowflake,
As it WOYWDW here is my desk,

I will enter my desk over on  Jan's Stamping ground  HERE 


  1. Goodness you HAVE been busy, must be the frosts making you think of Christmas cards! Great desk too

    Happy WOYWW


  2. Lovely cards and yes, the frost has its uses - killing bugs, good for a walk if you are wrapped up and looking pretty - but cannot think of anything else at the moment LOL
    Hugs, Neet 5 (thanks for the earlier visit) xx

  3. Two super cards Lilian. The background on the first looks great. Barbxx

  4. Lovely card, great image, thanks for joining in our challenge at MTTC.

    Pat xx

  5. Happy New Year, Lillian. Two lovely cards for challenges there. Well done.
    Take ca5re. God bless.
    Margaret #4

  6. Your desk has been getting a January workout!! I like the background of the first card - very "spring like"! You seem to be having the same dreary weather we are having here in Southern Ontario in Canada. Hopefully we will get back to snow soon! Happy New Year! Lindart #37

  7. Challenges... hmm maybe that is what I need to help my mojo come back :D
    Happy New Year
    Erika #27

  8. Lovely cards! Its hard to believe you are so cold when we are positively melting over here.
    Happy WOYWWW!
    Tertia #8

  9. Hope you're right about the cold, a good way to see the best of it! Your desk looks pretty calm and collected given your participation is challenges already, great cards!

  10. Looks like desk in waiting to me, great cards too. Happy New Year and happy woyww, Angela x 18

  11. Beautiful cards and a very busy desk! We have been warm one day, cold the next ever since the first wonder everyone is sick right now. Thanks for visiting my desk earlier! Happy New Year! Vickie #12

  12. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at CCAYR, good luck!!! Amy DT

  13. Lovely cards! Thanks for playing along with the Christmas Card Challenges.

  14. Wonderful cards...I love the glittery winter card. Your desk looks very organized and having a big window makes your work space double wonderful. Thank you for entering the Sparkles Christmas challenge..

  15. Lovely wheelbarrow card. So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  16. Lovely card!Thanks for playing along at Christmas Card Challenges.

  17. Very pretty cards! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Christmas Card Challenges! -Lori DT

  18. Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 314 and CCAYR January challenge – you could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for January - I'd love to see it there too x

  19. This is just the cutest card ever and just perfect for our challenge over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge "Lots of Glitter" good luck and hope to see you again next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

  20. Great cards. Love the background effect on the first one and the glitter on the second. Thanks for sharing with us at CCAYR.

  21. Lillian, These are two great CAS cards, and I just love all the gold goodness on that Christmas card! Thanks so much for playing along with our glitter challenge at Sparkles Christmas. :)

  22. A great card - thanks for joining us at the Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge.

    Helen x

  23. Beautiful!!! Thanks so much for participating in our CHRISTMAS CARDS ALL YEAR 'ROUND challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  24. Beautiful! Thanks so much for participating in the Die Cut Divas Challenge this week and good luck :)


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