Saturday, 3 March 2018

Snow Snow and even more snow


What horrid weather and just when we think it should be spring , Cannot even see my Flowers now and I had steps in the garden but not sure where they are now lol. Its been a hard few days and hope the weather picks up soon.  
Woke this morning and it at last it thawing. hope it continues, and we do not get the freezing rain. 

blackbird  waiting to get the food i put out this morning 
There should be three steps there don't think I will be getting coal out of the shed any time soon lol 

Materials used for this card are;

  • 15 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,
  • 11.5 x 8 cm white card stock,
  • Black shadow Nuvo ink pad 
  • Leanne Creatief Owl stamp,
  • Flower clear stamp,
  • Tonic Stencil,
  • Canary, lime green, saffron, cadet blue, sandstone, sky blue,& rose pink Promarkers. 
  • Poweder blue nuvo enbellishment mousse 

Challenges I will enter this card for are ,
  1. Shopping Our Stash  #343 Stashed Stencils,
  2. Create a smile.   We Dare you to Create a Smile,
  3. Lemon Shortbread Challenge # 62 Anything goes,
  4. Pause, Dream Enjoy Challenge # 9 Stamped image, 

Materials used for this card are, 

  • 21 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,
  • 14.5 x 10 cm white card stock,
  • Embossing folder [ free from Paper craft inspirational ],
  • Holly Clear stamp,
  • Black Shadow Nuvo ink pad,
  • Canary henna, forest green, gold, lipstick red, Ivory, lime green, sky blue, pink carnation, Saffron  promakers,
  • Ice white & Scarlet red Nuvo pure sheen Glitter,  

Challenges I will enter this card for, 

  1. The Merry Christmas Challenge # 9 Always anything goes + Christmas. 
  2.  I love promarkers, Challenge #353 Anything goes, 
  3. Christmas at Sweet Stamping,  Anything Christmas goes, 


  1. Two lovely cards Lillian and the backgrounds look great. The blackbirds sit and wait for us to feed them every morning too. It's good to feel needed! Hugs, Barbxx

  2. Two smashers, Lilian, loving the use of the nuvo mousse.

    Fab pix - looks like you had more snow than us - take it easy matey

    Happy Saturday - any excuse to stay in and craft!!!


  3. WOW!! awesome pictures of your backyard birds and all of the beautiful snow.
    And I love your sweet little owl, the stenciled background is amazing.
    Thank you for sharing with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH, hope you play along next time.

  4. Beautiful cards. Thanks for joining us at The Merry Christmas Challenge.

  5. Me again! Thanks for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges this week.

  6. I hope you're keeping warm and safe. Love both your cards x

  7. Wow you have snow!! ours came and is almost gone again. it was Spring on Wednesday and Winter on Thursday. Fantastic cards, great stencil work. Thanks for playing along with the Stencil challenge at Shopping Our Stash.

  8. Love your pictures so pretty and Wonderful Card love the colouring and elegance
    Thank you for joining us at I Love Pro Markers Challenge Blog.
    Hugs Sharon DT Member x

  9. Love both the cards! thanks for joining us at create a smile challenge! good luck! <3

  10. Both cards are so beautiful! Thanks for joining us at the Sunny Day Crafting Challenge ~DT Dana

  11. I love the Christmas card you created. The texture of the brick wall is perfect. It's a perfect scene you've created. Thanks for joining us at The Merry Christmas challenge.


  12. Love that Nuvo mousse background! Thanks for joining us at Lemon Shortbread!


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