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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

Friday, 9 March 2012

And a Merry Christmas to you!!

Good afternoon to you all
Weather not so good today
Although it started out pretty sunny
The sun has now changed to overcast 
Not sure what the weather will be for the weekend
But hopefully it will stay dry
Today l have another challenge
Winter wonderland 
And here is my Entry
White Scalloped card stock
Scrapbook backing papers Christmas Joy Glitter
Promarkers & Spectrum Noir pens
Christmas Snowflake Ribbon The paper company studio's
Gem Stones Brad & Card Candy
Glitter dust
Tag cut out with Fiskars cutter
Woodward Corner cutter
Snowflakes craft shop
Sentiment Lotv
Thank you for calling and l hope you will call again
Many thanks 
Sandra H xxx
Hope you have a lovely Weekend
Now here you will see the card again 
With the colour taken out just as pretty don't you think?!!


  1. i love this card sandra, with or without the colour its brilliant. hugs heid x

  2. Sandra your card is gorgeous, love the embossing,and the papers,I actually love both designs.

    Hugs Julie x

  3. Well thank you Sandra Merry Christmas to you too.
    I love your card both versions are gorgeous,love the fabulous image.xxx

  4. Really lovely card Sandra, with or without the colour!

  5. Ah I love the little scene, gorgeous card Sandra.

  6. oh wow this is a gorgeous Christmas Scene both in the mono and the colour, thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us at the Winter Wonderland this week
    Hugs Kate xx

  7. Brilliant card Sandra with our without the colours. One of my favoruite images.

  8. What a gorgeous card Sandra, love the image and all your details. Carol x

  9. Gorgeous work sweetie although I'm still not in the mood to make a xmas card! hugs rebekah xx

  10. Beautiful card, colored and monochromatic! :o) I'm so excited to see a Christmas card... I hope to make one soon! I love this sweet image and the pretty snow you gave it. Lovely festive papers, too. :o) Have a beautiful weekend!

    Hugs and blessings!

  11. Hiya
    hop over to my blog there is something special for you there
    Hugs and have a great weekend
    Kate xx

  12. Both lovely Sandra, with and without the colour. Err, so how did you do that then, huh, huh?! Have a super weekend! Di xx

    1. Hi Di, to get this effect if you have Windows live photo gallery,open up then load your photo/card click effects there are 3 choices l chose the 1st one then click and it will take the colour out and of course once you have this make a copy and then revert back to original picture:) xx

  13. Fabulous card, both versions are great, lovely papers and a great image.

    Kath x

  14. So pretty, I love this adorable image and the papers are fab, love the textured snow too Lindsay xx

  15. This is gorgeous Sandra, love the sweet LOTV image ... me do prefer the coloured one though... weather not so good here as well and not promising to be any better!!!

  16. gorgeous card sandra.i love the fab lotv image ans stunning colours and design :D

    xx coops xx

  17. Hi Sandra could you e-mail me your address please so I can get CC to send off your paintbox Poppets CD. Congrats on winning hun, I know you are just going to love this one, cannot wait to see what you make with it.
    my e-mail address is jacqueline_dennis@btinternet.com
    Jacs xxx

  18. What a delicious Christmas card Sandra ! I love the cute image ! Hugs, blessing and love from Catherine

  19. A fabulous Christmas card Sandra!
    Helen x

  20. Lovely Christmas card. Love the LOTV images


  21. Gorgeous image - I can practically hear them sing and feel all Christmassy!