Monday, 25 June 2018


Was busy Saturday and my friend came round and said stop what you are doing I think you need time out, We went for a drive to Coaley Peak its a lovely spot and the view over the River Severn is amazing. There are hang gliders and men with modal planes there, I took a few pictures and will put some here for you to see what I mean. hope they don't bore you.

Now onto the Challenges. 

  A stash challenge today. I have had the wood card stock for about two years and its nice to  used it,                                         

Close up on the glitter. 

Materials used for this card are,
  •  15 x15 card blank and envelope,
  • 15 x 15 cm wood grain card, 
  • Hobbycraft pigment black ink pad,
  • Clarity clear stamp,
  • Poppy, honeycomb, lime green, canary, satin, & pine Promarkers, 
  • Ice white, green meadow 7 scarlet red. Nuvo pure sheen Glitter,
  • Paradise blue Nuvo dust, 

Challenges I will enter this card for are, 
  1. Creative Craft cottage, Eileen's Challenge Anything goes,  purple bow. 
  2. CHNC Challenge #391 Use some Washi tape,
  3. Christmas Card Throwdown, June Stash Challenge. 
  4. Winter Wonderland Square cards only. 
  5. Crimbo Crackers Challenge  #161~  Anything 


Materials used for this card are;

  • 21 x 15 cm deckle card blank and envelope,
  • Dreamees clear stamps, 
  • Hobbycraft pigment black ink pad,
  • Canary, poppy, coral, rose pink, spice, apricot, cyan, ocean teal, lilac promarkers, 

Challenges I will enter this card for are, 
  1. Inkspirational: Challenge #163 Designers Choice, Use small stamps, 
  2. Just Add Ink, #414  Just add I window/ frame, 
  3. Pixie's Crafty Workshop, Challenge #329 
  4. Little Miss Muffet Challenge #191, Anything goes, 


  1. That's a lovely image to choose - I think I have that stamp but I'm not sure I've used it! I'm glad we've helped you to use something out of your stash! Thanks for joining in with the 52 Christmas Card Throwdown.

  2. Cool makes here, well done on finally breaking in to the wood grain card too. Smashing pix though I couldn't see those pesky model planes ... did you see the real ones in the skies yesterday? Spitfires/Lancasters even a Catalina - all for Weston Super Mare air show at the weekend


    1. I did not see any of the planes but did hear them,

  3. Beautiful views, I'm sure you came back refreshed from your time out. Like the glitter against the wood grain. Thanks for joining in at 52CCT

  4. Two great cards, Lillian! Such a sense of fun in your second card with the toadstools and gnomes and the little squirrel looking on! Thanks for sharing with us at Just Add Ink this week.

  5. Lovely looking cards with lovely winter feel to them. Looks wonderful. Thanks for joining us over at the Winter WOnderland.
    Love n hugs

  6. The scalloped frame is just perfect for setting a scene for your little gnomes Lilian! Such a sweet whimsical card! Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink this week.

  7. Great photos Lilian and two super cards as well! Isn't it odd thinking about Winter in this current heat - but it's gotta be done!


    Di xx

  8. Those gnomes are just the cutest!!! Thanks for joining our windows & frames challenge at Just Add Ink! Kelly x

  9. Thanks for sharing your cards with us at LMMS! Well done!

  10. Great Christmas card, love that wood effect. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas challenge. Good Luck!

  11. Beautiful Christmas card. Your photos are amazing..stunning country side. Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Pat K xx

  12. Great card, thanks so much for sharing it with us over at Creative Craft Cottage!
    Hugs Donna(dt) xx

  13. Beautiful!! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage :)


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