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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, 19 November 2011

Ho Ho Ho

Good Afternoon Yeah it’s weekend!!!
Another day Another Challenge and today’s challenge is
Penny Black Saturday Challenge... Week 178
This is the 3rd challenge for the special Christmas challenges
And this week it’s
Green + Trees
And here is my card
White Scalloped card
Backed with Paper Mania Honey + Hugs
Festive Frolic
Penny/Black Image
Christmas Tree Ted
Coloured with Promarkers
Penny/Black Season’s Greetings Stamp
Green Mirror card
Glamour Glitter dust
Spellbinders Dies 3 + 6 Nested Pine Trees & Scalloped Ovales large 
Tim Holtz Distressed Ink
Green Stickles & 3D Sticky pads
Thank you for Viewing 
Have a lovely Weekend
Sandra H xx


  1. Very festive. Love his boots and the added christmas trees are a nice finishing touch. Hugs Mrs A.

  2. Fabulous card Sandra, love the image which you've coloured beautifully. Carol x

  3. Brilliant card Sandra, Love Teddy with his Christmas tree.


  4. Love it Sandra! Great image and the papers suit it so well. Have you got over the sausage and cider hotpot yet? :) Di xx

  5. Fabulous card Sandra, great image, great colouring and fab background papers.
    Glad to hear that you enjoyed the sausage and cider hot pot, must check out where you live and pop in for a glass of cider one day. lol.

    Kath x

  6. A lovely card Sandra. You certainly managed to get some tress on this card! Such a cute little image. xx

  7. gorgeous card sandra.i love the fab image and stunning papers and design :D

    xx coops xx

  8. This is so sweet, love the papers and the image is adorable, your colouring is brilliant too
    Lindsay xx

  9. Sandra, this is adorable! Such a cute bear and I love the tree paper and embellishments! Hugs, Karen

  10. Awww how cute Sandra, love this image and the gorgeous red Christmas paper xxx

  11. Hi Sandra this is a gorgeous card fabulous image and lush red papers just gorgeous
    Hugs Kate xx

  12. gorgeous card sandra..love the red xmas tree paper......thanks for joining in the christmas fun challenges at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

  13. This is such a sweet card Sandra ! Love the cute image and the little Christmas trees are so cute ! Hope you are having a lovely sunday Sweetie ! Hugs and love from Catherine

  14. Wow what a gorgeous easel card Sandra. I love the layout and the image is adorable. Love the little decorated trees.
    Diane xx

  15. Hi sweetie how adorable & cute is this image, as soon as I saw it it put suck a smile on my face. Gorgeous card sweetie.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  16. Wow how gorgeous is this,love the image and fabulous backing paper.xxx

  17. Stunning card Sandra, love the papers and cute little bear.

  18. Sandra your bear is so cute!. I had forgotten how good easel cards can look, yours is Fab


  19. sandra i love this...such a sweet image and the colors are beautiful


  20. Sweetie this is gorgeous ♥♥♥

  21. Sandra, this is such a stunning easel card! I love the bright paper and the sweet Christmas trees.. and of course that adorable image! He looks fantastic. Beautiful work, as always! :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  22. SUch a sweet card Sandra...love your papers and your colouring is beautiful..

  23. Awe this little fellow is adorable. Cute cute!

  24. Fab card - I love that paper I think I've got about half a sheet left from last year and I'm waiting for just the right thing to use it on! x

  25. Fabulous card Sandra...I think you may win the prize for the most trees! lol
    Thanks for joining us at the Penny Black Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x

  26. Love this Penny Black bear! He's so cute and you have coloured him beautifully. xx