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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

Saturday, 24 September 2011

Snowflakes are unassembled snowmen!

Good Morning to you all i hope your having 
a good weekend and the weather does improve
Well i have been waiting for todays challenge because i can show off my
Penny Black Stamp
  i won a couple of weeks ago and i'm using it for the
P/B Saturday Challenge Week 170
I have chosen
And this is my Card
Having started with White Scalloped Card Stock
Backed with Pink Petticoat (Dots)
Mounted Image P/B Christmas Fairy 
with 3d sticky pad & P/B Sentiment
  Snowflakes are just unassembled snowmen!
using Memento ink
Coloured Image with Promarkers & Spectrum Noir pens 
added Glamour dust
Used Spellbinders Nestabilities Dies 5 & 6 Labels & Scalloped Oval
Cut out Snowflakes with Wedgeware snowflake punch & dabbed a little Decoart glamour dust
Wedgeware corner punch from blue card stock
And to finish off with Blue Card Candy
Hope you like it as l truly enjoyed making it 
l appreciate all comments & read them all
Thank you for looking 


  1. Just gorgeous Sandra,love the image and congratulations on the win.xxx

  2. I'm loveing this Sandra, Blue is one of my favourite colours, and this is just perfect for a frosty Christmas,
    Have a lovely weekend,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x

  3. oh my i love the blue...very cute card


  4. Sandra, this is gorgeous! The blue is beautiful and so perfect for a winter card! That stamp is so whimsically delightful! I love it. You colored it so beautifully as always. I love the snowflake accents and the dotted papers and buttons. The stripes are so lovely, too. Everything is just frosty and perfect. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  5. Sandra this is beautiful a lovely shade of blue, and fab image congrats on winning her, enjoy your weekend.
    Chris x

  6. It;s fabulous Sandra - love the colours and what a win! All beautifully done :) And, yes, me knows that soup freezes fantastically - why do we live on turkey broth and ham broth throughout January and beyond :)) Di xx :)

  7. Sweetie this is just simply stunning ♥ ♥ Pops x

  8. Another lovely card Sandra loving that shade of blue. x

  9. gorgeous card sandra,the image is fab and i love your stunning icy colours ;D

    xx coops xx

  10. fabulous mono colour choice and great image, love the softness of this card
    Hugs Kate xx

  11. Love this Sandra and the colour is perfect. Carol x

  12. Just to say thanks for all your good wishes for Annie & co. It has lifted their spirits no end knowing so many lovely folk are thinking of them. Here's hoping next week looks much much better than last! x Jo

  13. Stunning colours Sandra and great use of your win, love the sentiment.


  14. Gorgeous Sandra I love the image and the colour.

    Julie x

  15. Sandra this card is so cute! and I love the ice blue colours.

    The snowman sentiment is brilliant,I've not heard that before.


  16. such a beautiful card, sorry have not been to your blog for a while, if it is not my leg, it is something else, hope all is well.

  17. wow Sandra this is gorgeous. Oh I love coloring with mono-chromatic. I just recently sent my DIL a birthday card using that tone.... Fun to do! Then in the end I couldn't help it and splashed one more outside color. LOL
    Congrats on winning your new stamp too!
    have a fun week.

  18. lovely card Sandra and love your mono colours you have made a lovely card with your prize


  19. Well done you on your win, this is a fabulous card, love all the blue with the tiny touch of green and red, great layout and a cute image.

    Kath x

  20. beautiful card sandra...love what you did with your prize...thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

  21. Awww how cute, this is gorgeous Sandra, I love the blues on your card and those papers are beautiful xxx

  22. Love the cute image.Beautiful card.