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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

Wednesday, 11 January 2012

To a True Friend!!

Hello All
Hope your day went well
l have just come back from the Cinema
Went to watch A Girl with a Dragon Tattoo
If your into films l would go and watch it
It was really entertaining
Todays challenge if from 
I came across this challenge when i was viewing 
And yes l know it's now Wednesday 
Audrey's Blog Below

And thought l'll have a go at this and it came

With a free image too

So here is my card 

White Scalloped Card stock
Backing paper Cellar ( Celebrations)
Purple Mirror & White Card
Card Candy
Die Sizzix Swirl Vine
Multi coloured Card Stock
Spellbinders Die 6 Labels Ten
3D Sticky Tape
Promerker Pens
Free Image & Sentiment
This card l am sending to a dear friend who 
Is so thoughtful and has a good ear!
Thank you for viewing
Sandra H xx


  1. This is just gorgeous Sandra,love the image. Wow haven't been to the cinema for a couple of years,you have given me an idea though.xxx

  2. Beautiful card! So colourful! Ani

  3. Awww this is so sweet Sandra, love the colours and sweet image :) xxx

  4. How cute is that Sandra, really does make you smile.

  5. Lovely bright card Sandra, your friend will be thrilled with it. Carol x

  6. Lovely card Sandra,it really cheers you up on a dull day,I am sure your friend will love it.

    Hugs Julie x

  7. Hi Sandra, just saw your comment, yes me too find it a problem to keep them from getting squashed.. I keep them in a box, standing up and with lots of space between each other and not flat on top of each other! I found this the best, but of course, still not good enough. Hope this helps xx

  8. what a cute cute card, and the coloring is amazing :)

  9. Lovely bright cheerful card and certainly a cute image.

    Kath x

  10. So cute Sandra luv that paper,
    Chris x

  11. Lovely cute card Sandra. Love the image..

  12. awww, this is really cute!!! I LOVE that paper and the image is adorable!

  13. Your card is adorable and I just love the pretty paper you used, it is so lovely to see you took advantage of our image freebie and joined us for our From the Heart Challenge this week. Thanks for playing along at Paper Cupcakes!

    Danie - Paper Cupcakes DT

  14. Hello!
    Absolutely BEAUTIFUL card! Great JOB!.. nice to see you used the freebie.
    Thanks for joining us at TMITA-Paper Cupcakes. Good Luck!
    Paper Cupcakes DT

    1. On some blogs I can only comment by hitting reply Sandra :( But wanted to say how lovely this card is - really fun and kinda funky!! :) Di xx

  15. A fabulous card Sandra, I love the bright colours and sweet image.

    I've read the book, but not seen the film -
    what did you think of the film ????


    1. Hi Irene, The film was amazing plenty of action and a really good story to it, There are 3 books have you read all of them? l havn't read the books but intent to they will take me ages they are quite thick books:) Sandra H

  16. Morning sweetie this is fabulous I love the colours you have used, hugs pops x

  17. gorgeous card sandra.i love the fab image and your colours are stunning ;D

    xx coops xx

  18. What a cute card Sandra ! I love the DP and the image is so sweet ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  19. What a cute card Sandra!! I just love the fun image and your colors!!

  20. oh what a lovely image Sandra and love the mirror card in that gorgeous colour and thank you for your lovely comment
    Hugs Kate xx

  21. What a nice bright card, and I do like those multi-coloured swirls!
    Joyce xx

  22. Hi sweetie gorgeous card & I really love the sweet image.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  23. Lovely card, nice and colourefui..love the swirls...


  24. A really fun card Sandra. Great image!

    I've just finished re-reading Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. I hope I'll get to see the film soon, I hear it's pretty gritty but true to the book. Fingers crossed!

    Edna x

  25. The card is absolutely gorgeous Sandra, fabby colours and details.

    I'm glad you enjoyed the film, I've read the books and it was difficult to stop reading them, so there were a few late evenings!

    Warm hugs

  26. This is so cute love the image and the right colours
    Lindsay xx

  27. This is very sweet. I have not read the book or watched that movie. But we did give the book to my brother's girlfriend once and she loved it.
    Alicia xx

  28. Hi Sandra, what a lovely card you have made! So sweet and I love cards that is so cheerful! hugs Sandra

  29. Great card Sandra, lovely image and great papers too. Hugs Teresa xx

  30. What a darling card and love how you've colored and used the sweet image. Thanks for joining us at There's Magic in the Air and hope to see you again soon.

  31. Oh my, these colors are gorgeous! Your friend is going to love receiving this sweet card. The image is so lovely and perfect for the sentiment. :o) Beautiful work! (I'm sorry I got behind, Sandra.. still juggling family situations! Hoping a semi-normal routine returns soon.)

    Hugs and blessings!

  32. Thanks for showing us a bit of your heart over at Paper Cupcakes!! I hope you'll play the next challenge as well! Your swirls are really fun!!