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Welcome to Sandra's Blog my escape is card making l took it up in 2007 after l retired from the Civil Service l am recently Widowed have 3 children all grown up and flown the nest Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila they keep me on my toes l adore then but it's always nice when they go home....lol l like making my own cards and enjoy the challenges it provides Sandra H xxx

Friday, 25 May 2018

May-rudolph-days-challenge

Hello all it's that time again for another challenge at
And here is a card l put together
 
These are the only two Christmas cards l have made this year so
l am setting myself a target to make two or more a week 
Items used Scalloped /Red card
Designer papers by Christmas Post/The Gift of Christmas
 Sentiment snowman 3D Sticky pads
Thank you for calling hope you enjoy your day
Take care
Sandra H
xx

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Birthday wishes just for you!

Hello all and welcome to my blog
Hope you are well and for those who need some
Tlc l'm sending you lots
We are so lucky having this gorgeous weather and it's good for another week so l'm lead to believe
Here is a card l put together for
White scalloped card/purple and kraft card
Kanban Sparkle Glaze Farfalla-Beige
Gems 3d sticky pad and Sentiment
Thank you for your visit and any comments you might leave 
They are so very much appreciated
Enjoy your take 
Sandra H 
xx

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Christening card for Mila

Oh wow what wonderful weather we had over the weekend
Just perfect for the Christening of my 4th Grand-daughter Mila
What a fab day had by all in fact the Dj was playing to himself
We all sat out side and the small children enjoyed the bouncy castle
And ran riot over the bowling green! just have to say though no Damage was caused
And as l am typing the heavens have opened
Here is a card l made for Mila made from lots of snippets so perfect for
 
 
This adorable image is from Digi stamps
You can buy it coloured or plan l bought both
But decide the coloured was much nicer 
l cut it out mounted it using 3d sticky pads 
Other items used Scalloped card, Pink D P Papers, Purple/White card
Lace, Gems, Pearls, Pair of pink hands and computer generated Sentiment
Thank you for your comments they are so much appreciated 
Enjoy your day
Sandra H
xx

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

It's that time again for another Rudolph day challenge

Good morning all 
Hope all is well 
It's sunny here today after a wet start
Not sure if it will stay sunny sky looks pretty full
l hope it's nice where you are
Quick post today and l didn't have to make this card
It's one of a batch l made some time back and it's
Perfect for
Quick and simply 
Item used
Scalloped card
Card front from a designer pack Christmas post added Sentiment
Challenge l'd like to enter into
Thank you for your visit
Hope you enjoy your day
Sandra H
xxx








Sunday, 22 April 2018

1st B'day card for Mila

Hello and welcome to my post this late evening
It's been a busy weekend with birthdays for 2 of my grandchildren
The card l am showing you is for my grand-daughter Mila
Mila will be 1yr old on 24th April as Mila now has her card
l am able to show it to you and l would like to enter it into 
Di's snippets challenge
 
The image is just so cute and it's pre-coloured 
So l had to do very little with it other than mount it 
Add some snippets of Designer card, gems
Mila's name and sentiments all of which
Was in my stash
Thank you for your time 
Sandra H

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Poppy's post

Good morning bloggers
Weather report Wet Wet Wet although its not as cold as it has been
l hope it's better where you are
Indooors it is and a little crafting for me
Here is a card that l made for my Grand-daughter Poppy 
Using lots of bits which amount to snippets for
And
Shades of one colour
Here it is 
 Side view
Items used 
Scalloped card/Pink backing card
Lots of pink Designer Paper
Embellishments and Die's
Sentiment from Designer pack (Not sure of name)
Poppy coloured with pro-marker
Challenge l'd like to enter into

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Dressing up the Christmas Tree with a little help from my friends

Good morning my crafty friends
Wet start to the day but the sun is trying to come out
The last three days had been so lovely l even put my central heating off
Had a lovely drive out for lunch yesterday to the Barn at Scorton
It was packed but the wait was well worth it 
The food was gorgeous
Hope you have great plans for today and it wil be dry where you are
Just been looking through my none blogged cards and 
Came across this Christmas card 
l am using it for two challenges 
l have a lot of cards using the same image so again l had
To check through my posts to see if it had been used and lt hadn't
Items used
Scalloped card 
Pre-coloured image from Lotv booklets
Snippets of green backing card/Designer card
Corner punch Holly die and a few gems
The challenge are
Thank you for calling l hope you enjoy your visit
Sandra H xx