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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

Monday, 17 September 2018

Quick and easy as l like them

Good Afternoon all
Just a quick post to enter the following card into

 l have been pretty busy with my Christmas cards of late and have
Managed to make over 50 so far 
Weather today here is so lovely dry and no wind 
Although it seems we are in for so pretty windy weather
So button down the hatches 
Hope your enjoying your day and have 
Great plans for the week
Thank you for calling by and any comments
Placed are so much appreciated 
Take care 
Sandra H

Sunday, 2 September 2018

Birthday wishes Mark

Good Evening all
And welcome to my blog
Here is a card l made with an image from 
Pink Gems l love it l struggle to put together
Any male cards l don't have that many male images 
And l have used this one lots and as it's
Pre-coloured it's ready to use
l used 3d glue to enhance the head on the beer
 look 's good enough to drink...lol 
l'd like to enter into
Thank you for your time 
Hope you have
An enjoyable week
Take care
Sandra H

Sunday, 19 August 2018

Birthday celebrations for my sister

Hello all and welcome to my blog
Hope you enjoyed your weekend
Here is a simply card put together for my sisters b'day
 Flat view showing the 3d sticky pads to lift the image and sentiments
Items used
Scalloped card
Snippets of Designer card from First Edition
Pre-Coloured House Mouse Image
Sentiments, 3D Sticky pads, Buttons and Gem stones
Challenges l'd like to enter into
Thank you for your time 
Sandra H

Sunday, 5 August 2018

Two into one do go!!

Hello fellow bloggers
Hope all is well and for those
Who need some Tlc l am sending loads
Here is a card for two challenges which l am always pleased to Enter
Using a pre-coloured image from Lotv and lots of snippets 
 l managed a few of these
Items used White scalloped card
Designer Papers from First Edition paper pack
Blue card stock 3 D sticky pads, Spellbinders Dies
Gems and Sentiment
And now my list of Christmas cards are growing
Thank you for your time 
Take care 
Sandra H 
Challenges l'd like to enter into

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

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
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