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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

Thursday, 27 October 2011

Are you enjoying the Bonfire?!!

Good Morning to you all

Another day another challenge 

This weeks challenge over at


Is Challenge 4 Bonfire Party!!

They would love to see a card or a project with a 

Bonfire theme and of course your card must have a

Nutcrafters image

To qualify for the prize

And To help us along 


have a freebie digi for everyone

And here is my card using that image

l started with white Scalloped card

Backed with Bonfire papers from stash

Spellbinders Nestabilities Classic Scalloped Circles Lge Die 6
Coloured image with Promarkers & spectrum noir pens
 Distressed edges need to polish up on this distressing 
Still learning but enjoying the challenge  
And to finish off i used some Stickles & Gel pens 
Thank you and Many thanks
Sandra H xxx 
Enjoy your day


  1. This is really cute, love it! Hugs, Karen

  2. Sandra, I absolutely love how colorful your card is! It's just bursting like a firecracker. :o) The stamp is adorable and I love that your scallop circles matches the card base. Beautiful work as always, my friend!

    Hugs and blessings!

  3. Gorgeous card! Love all the bright colours :) Thanks so much for joining us at the Nutcrafters Challenge.
    Fiona x

  4. Hi Sandra, lovely to see you joining in with this week's Nutcrafters Challenge. I love your card especially how you have framed the image inside the scalloped frame. Good Luck. Debs xx

  5. Hello Sandra

    What a fabulous card. I love the image in the scalloped circle and your use of sparkle.


  6. Great card Sandra, the scalloped circle really is a great idea. The card also seems to 'fizz' as if it's waiting to go off - love it! Di xx

  7. oh this is so pretty Sandra

  8. Hi Sandra, I love the bonfire image and papers. Your distressing looks fantastic and the scalloped card and nestie go perfect together.
    Diane xx

  9. This is really lovely Sandra,just love the colours.

    Julie x

  10. Morning sweetie, this is stunning a perfect creation hugs pops x x x

  11. Gorgeous card sweetie & love your distressed edges that frame your image...Thanks for playing along at Nutcrafters & good luck!!
    hugs and xxx

  12. What a sweet card Sandra ! I love those little characters ! So cute ! Hugs and love from Catherine

  13. Hi Sandra I love the way you have used the image and the design paper finishes it off perfectly. Thank you for joining us this week at Nutcrafters love Linda

  14. Hi sweetie love this gorgeous card & the image is so sweet hun.

    Thank you for your lovely comment hun it means a lot it really does. Crafting I'm hoping will keep my mind occupied, I'm sure it will. I'm also really looking forward to my grandchild coming.
    Hope all is ok with you shug, take care.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  15. well done Sandra on being the 1st to enter our challenge at Nutcrafters. This card is fabby, love your bright colours...just perfect!!!

    Sylvia x

  16. Love this Sandra, so cute. Carol x

  17. Fabulous card Sandra, clean but bright, great papers too.

    Kath x

  18. Lovely card Sandra. It's all fireworks, fizz and colour and really works for the challenge.

    Edna x

  19. gorgeous card sandra.i love the fab fun image :D

    xx coops xx

  20. Great card Sandra! Gorgeous little image. xx

  21. Lovely card Sandra it really captures the spirit of Bonfire Night. Your distressing looks great to me :-] x

  22. Hello Sandra....just love your card and the image is so sweet..great card for bonfire night.


  23. Awww what a cutie, this is such a sweet image love it xxx