Monday, 28 August 2017

morning all,

Good morning all. 

                      Thank you for your visit and any comments. I love reading them all. 

I have been away on two cruises on the Sage Sapphire and have loved them and have missed blogging and reading all the comments,  have missed crafting as well but have to say i have been very busy with lots of nice places and new friends. First cruise was to the Baltic to see the tall Ships and on the way went to Sweden, Denmark, Finland. Latvia, Poland, Through the Keil canel, Then  the Netherlands and then home to Dover, Second cruise was to Norway and we stopped in four places and what a lovely country it is, and  the Ffords are stunning .. Just a couple of pictures from my holiday,. okay five lol, could have been a lot more aas I took over 600. 

This is the royalist the British boat was was second in her class, 

Just thre of the stunning tall ships. 

Two veiws along the Fjords in Norway The line down the second one is from the ship. 
Now onto the challenge

Materials used for this card are,

  • 20 x20 square card blank and envelope. 
  • The oriental Collection transperant stamps,
  • Poppy Red & Empire Red Nuvo Hybrid ink pad,

Challenges I will enter, 

  1. "Less is More " #343 - use a real Object 
  2. Morgans Artworld  Challenge #17 Anything goes. 
  3. Thats's Crafty ~ Only Cards Challenge 


  1. GORGEOUS pix Lilian and liking the use of the pretty paperclip too.

    Lucky you, having snagged some of those hybrid inks - how do you like them?


  2. I like the hybed inks lovely colours


  3. Such beautiful stamps and the paper clip looks very cute! I love your stamping in opposite corners. Thanks for joining us at Less Is More!

  4. Beautiful and elegant stamping and teamed with that delightful butterfly clip makes for a super eye-catching card. Thanks for playing along at Less is More.

  5. So happy that you had a wonderful trip. I love the delicate corner stamping on your card, so pretty x

  6. A very delicate stamping for this beautiful design ! Love the cute paper clip which is a great take on our challenge. Thanks for sharing and for playing along at Less is More !

  7. Beautiful creation. Thank you so much for sharing and joining in with the That's Crafty Challenge. Best Wishes Tracey.

  8. Beautiful photos Lilian you lucky girl you. I hope you had a wonderful time. A very sweet card too. Barbxx

  9. Thanks for sharing the photos, Lilian, looks like you had two super cruises! Loving the detailed corner stamps and the butterfly clip is so cute.
    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

  10. Great photo's Lilian.How clever to use a sweet butterfly hair clip on your card, such a pretty card too ;) Viv xx Guest Designer 'Less is More'

  11. Such a pretty card and I love your photos of your trips. So glad you joined us at Morgan's ArtWorld.


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