Wednesday, 1 August 2018

A new month.

                                              WOW 1st August

I am glad I have started my Christmas cards as it will be Christmas before we know it. Its been a lot cooler but its set to get hot again, not to hot I hope, 

Entering my work desk over on Julia's Stamping ground When we get to pop over to other work desks all over the world and see what others are up to, See it HERE 
                                         Its LLJ's Birthday today Have a splendid day. 

Materials used for this tag are;
  • 11 x 6.5 cm white card stock,
  • Izink ink pad,
  • Shaded lilac distress ink.
  •  Black Hobbycraft pigment ink pad, 
  • Spellbinder 3D rubber stamp,
  • green white bakers twine, 

Challenges I will enter this Tag for are;
  1. CAS on Friday, #138 Tag It, 
  2. Allsorts Challenge Blog,  Week 289/9  Tags, 
  3. QKR Stampede Challenge, #306 Anything goes, 

Another sketch for this card, The sketch is at the bottom of the post, 

Materials used for this card are,

  • 21 x 15 cm card blank and envelope.
  • 21 x 8 ac red card stock,
  • The ton sentiment stamp,
  • wreath clear stamp [free with a magazine ],
  • Scarlet red nuvo pure sheen glitter,
  • Black shadow & poppy red Nuvo hybrid ink,
  • Ruby pear green & ocean teal promarkers. 

Challenges I will enter this card for are, 
  1. Tuesday Morning Sketch  #464 
  2. CHNC Challenge #396,
  3. International Art & Soul, CH # 38, Christmas Tradition,
  4. Dragonfly Journeys, Christmas in July.



  1. What a sweet Cat image on your pretty tag Lillian, many thanks for joining us at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

  2. Two really cool makes, loving your sketch card, Lilian

    Happy WOYWW


  3. Cute kitty stamp Lilian and I like how you interpreted the sketch too. Have a great week. Sarah #19

  4. Hi Lillian, love the card & tag. Great card 'sketch' to work from. Have a lovely week, Hugs, Shaz #5 XxX

  5. Oh my, you are organised! Love that kitty tag :)
    A very happy WOYWW to you!
    Claire no.6

  6. Your kitty tag reminds me of my Tabitha who left me a long time ago but she looked just like that as a kitten.
    Great interpretation of the sketch.
    Hugs, Neet 4 xx

  7. Lovely image - I am shamed to say I buy my Christmas Cards - hangs head in shame! Karen 26

  8. Love the tag and also the card. Thanks for sharing. Hope you have a good day - Hazel, WOYWW #15 x

  9. All this talk of Christmas today is making me very nervous Lillian.
    Sweet tag and card.. Happy WOYWW Tracey #3

  10. I can't bear to think of Christmas yet, it is much too hot! great cards though.. Helen #1

  11. Really lovely tag with a super image. Thank you for joining our 'Tags' challenge at Allsorts.

    Kath x

  12. Hey there Lillian, thank you so much for the birthday wishes! I've had a really lovely day and even bought a little bit of new crafty stash! Love your cards but I can't think of Christmas yet, lol!
    Hugs LLJ 8 xxx

  13. Hi Lillian. Just the mention of Christmas cards get me feeling worried but I don't blame you for getting started with yours. Have a great woyww and a lovely crafty week, Angela x17x

  14. Great tag, Lilian - love the cat! Nice subtle colours, too. Thank you for your comment and I'm glad you enjoyed your visit to my blog, esp. the video of Lily watching TV!!

    Happy WOYWW,
    Shoshi #10

  15. Awww. That is my response to your adorable kitten tag. So cute! Thanks for sharing it on the QKR challenge. Hope you join us again! DT Kathy A

  16. Hi, Lillian! What an adorable kitten tag! And your Christmas card is absolutely beautiful! Good to get a jump on Christmas cardmaking. Happy WOYWW! Julie {#32}

  17. Very pretty card. I like your use of the three wreaths. Thank you for entering this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

  18. Great kitten tag! As I cat lover, I heartily approve! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

  19. Hi Lilian! I love that cute kitty tag and your beautiful card. Both so very sweet. Thanks so much for joining my Christmas in July blog challenge and good luck :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  20. Hi Lilian,
    your christmas card is a really beauty! Thanks for joining us at CHNC and good luck!

  21. super cute tag! Happy weekend! xo Cheetarah #30

  22. How smart you are to have started your Christmas cards already! It's beautiful! (Cute tag, too!!)
    Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches
    Debbie ~ TMS DT
    Debbie's Dash of This and That

  23. Gorgeous Christmas card! I never thought of wreaths. Nice job. Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

  24. Sweet creation.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

  25. That tag is very sweet, but then I like anything with a cat on, so thanks for sharing and making me happy.
    Chris #9

  26. Thank you for the good and very helpful information. It is very interesting. I love all the things you share and see your beautiful creation. Thank you for sharing with everyone.


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