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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

Sunday, 22 July 2018

Birthday card for a dear friend


Hello and good afternoon all
The weather has changed in my neck of the woods
Although it's still warm it's a little overcast and we
Did have some rain yesterday which was needed 
But l would welcome the sun back 
Here is a card l put together for a friends b'day
 
Quite a simply card using snippets of Designer Paper, Gems Flower And Sentiment
l would like to enter into  
Thank you for your visit and any comments you may leave
They are always appreciated 
Hope you enjoy the rest of your day 
Take care
Sandra H
xx

Sunday, 8 July 2018

Di's snippets challenge 330

Hello all and welcome to my blog
Another beautiful day and it's forecast to last for some time
Here is a card l made for a very good friends friend

She and her husband have moved to where l live
And they have only been here for a few days and just love
Being beside the seaside and what better weather to welcome them
Items used White scalloped card/Green card
Card front is from First Editions Design Paper
Added some gems
Image l got from the internet
And Sentiment is computer generated
l'd like to enter into Di's Snippets challenge
pixiescraftyworkshop.blogspot.com/2018/07/pixies-snippets-playground-challenge-330.
Thank you for stopping by and visiting my blog 
Any comments you place are so welcoming and very much Appreciated
Enjoy the rest of your day
Sandra H xxx

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Snippets challenge 329 and Rudolph days June challenge

Good morning hope your all well and what beautiful weather we are having
Today l have a card for not one but two super challenges 
Quick and easy card using Designer papers for the background along
With snippets of background card too!
Here it is hope you agree simple and easy card and one more
Added to my Christmas list
 
Items used 
Scalloped card/Red/Grey card
Designer card, Gems, pre-coloured Lotv  image 3d pads and Sentiment
The challenges l'd like to enter into 
Click both links and they will take you to the challenges 
Thank you for your time
Enjoy your day 
Sending lots of TLC to those who need it
Sandra H xx

Sunday, 10 June 2018

Snippets b'day card

Good Morning fellow bloggers
This gorgeous weather is keeping me away from blogging
And it's another sunny day so out in the garden for some weeding
But before l do that here is a card l put together for a friends b'day
Having lots of off cuts and pre-coloured images it makes my 
Card making pretty easy and quick 
The items used 
Square white / yellow card
Designer card not sure of name
Lotv Pre-coloured image l slightly darkened the image added some glitter
Cut out the flower/butterfly with dies, corner punched the image 
Added pearls and a sentiment  
challenge
Thank you for your time and your comments hope you have an enjoyable day 
Sandra H xx

Sunday, 27 May 2018

Pixies snippet playground challenge 327

Good Morning to you all
Quick post from me today as l have a 70th Birthday party to attend
Here is a card l made and is just perfect for
This is the card l made for my brother who is 70 today
Items used
Plain white card/Brown card
Designer paper is from the Christmas gift l just loved it
Image Sheet from Pink gems pre-coloured 
Added some 3D Glue to the Beer 3D sticky pads
Thank you for you time
Hope you have an enjoyable day
Sandra H 
xx

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