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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

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Stop chatting and get some sleep!!

Hello to you all
It was fun having our grand daughter again on Sunday
Now she is home with mum and dad and l have
Time to get on with making some cards
There are so many good challenges
So I thought l'd better get some organised and here is my
1st challenge for the week which is
And here is my card
White Scalloped card stock
Backing papeer Daisydspaper (Candy Win)
Robins & Holly perched on Holly branch l rescued from a lovely
Christmas card that a friend was throwing out and l stored in my
Stash box along with the Decoupage Image
 l can't remember from where!
Mounted with 3D Sticky pads
Green card
And that about covers it
Thank you for viewing
 l hope you enjoyed your visit and please call again
Many thanks
 Sandra H xx


  1. Very fun Sandra! Wish I would get motivated to make some Christmas cards too!

  2. What a brilliant card you made out of something someone else called trash. Someone is going to love getting this one.
    Blessings Bernie

    1. Super card Sandra! I especially love the robins, a great rescue there :) Super colours too - so bright and cheerful. Di xx

  3. Your card is gorgeous Sandra ! Love the paper and the little robins are so so cute ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  4. A gorgeous card Sandra, I love the robins and holly,well done on the recycling.xxx

  5. Morning sweetie this is perfect in every way hugs pops x

  6. Lovely Christmas card Sandra...and well done for recycling....


  7. love the pyramage, gorgeous colours and the paper is beautiful. hugs heid x

  8. gorgeous card sandra.stunning traditonal colours :D

    xx coops xx

  9. Beautiful card love the 3D effect hun. Glad you had a fab time with your granddaughter hun.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  10. Lovely snippet make Sandra. Carol x

  11. Brilliant Christmas card Sandra, and to think the robins were to be thrown out.
    Gorgeous traditional colours. A brilliant snippet card.

  12. Love the traditional feel to it all Sandra, its hard to resist a little robin.

  13. Wow this is beautiful Sandra, I love the style and really beautiful colours xxx

  14. This is gorgeous, I really should start getting some christmas card done early too!
    Helen x

  15. Oh I LOVE this. Terrific snippet card. xxx

  16. Wow, stunning christmas card Sandra, love all the dimension, fab work! Ruby x

  17. Got all the old xmas cards stashed up. Just need the inspirtation to get started on them. Lots going on in my life at present and not enough hours for it all.
    This card is fab. So much detail to look at and love those robins. Hugs Mrs A.