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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, 22 June 2012

Happy Birthday to Copic!

 Copic Marker Europe 1st Birthday
Hello and Welcome
What has happened to our weather its really blustery
With lots of rain and more to come
l do hope there won't be anymore flooding 
l truly feel for those who get flooded
Can't think of anything better to be doing other than 
Crafting when its not fit to go anywhere and here 
l have a challenge with a free image to work with 
Over at  copicmarkereurope they are 
Celebrating their 1st Birthday 
The image l have used is Sylvia Zet Free of course 
To use on this challenge and here is my card
Pearlised card stock Lilac & lemon card
Backing papers Paper Cellar
Sylvia Zet Image
Memento ink
Coloured with Copics of course!
3D Sticky pads & 3D Glue
Glamour dust
Lace, Glittered Flower, Pink Gem & Gutermann Renalissante beads
Magic box corner die, Spellbinders Border & Dies 
Nellie's Multi Frames
Papermania Adhesive shimmer dots
Wild rose studio Sentiment clear stamp 
Xcut corner punch
Wow hadn't realised l'd used so many elements
Thank you for joining me and l hope
You enjoyed your visit
Please call again 
Sandra H xx
 Copics used these are the only ones l own 
Hopefully will invest in more as they are great to use


  1. Sandra what a beautiful card well done hugs Elaine

  2. Gorgeous card Sandra your colouring is great


  3. Hi Sandra wow is is so beautiful, such a sweet image and gorgeous papers,lovely detail.

    Hugs Julie x

  4. Oh wow Sandra, this is so so sweet. Have a lovely weekend.

  5. Beautiful card Sandra, love all the elements you have used. Carol x

  6. lovely card, such a sweet image and pretty colours


  7. Brilliant card Sandra, fabulous use of all those elements and a really cute image.

    Kath x

  8. Love this one Sandra, soooo very pretty and fab colours too. hugs Teresa xx

  9. What a pretty card Sandra. Callyxx

  10. Really pretty colours - great card.

    Toni xx

  11. so gorgeous sandra.the image is stunning and i love your pretty colours :D

    xx coops xx

  12. This is such a delightful card Sandra ! Those colours are so soft and pretty and the image is really sweet. Love your embellies too ! The weather is the same here but today the sun is shinning... For how long ? Have a lovely week-end my friend ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  13. That is a cute image and you have used it well. Hope the weather clears soon.

  14. Morning sweetie this is just gorgeous, your colours are fabulous too, huggles Pops x x x x

  15. A beautiful card. Your Paper Cellar papers are gorgeous, so soft and gentle and compliment your image perfectly.


  16. Super sweet image and I love your coloring! I didn't know it was copics 1st birthday, thanks for sharing! Hugs, Karen

  17. gorgeous card and a great way to celebrate their birthday
    Hugs Kate xx

  18. This is positively precious! I love all of the gorgeous elements you used, but especially love that sweet image. I adore Wee Stamps and you colored her perfectly. Lovely card, as always. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  19. A gorgeous card, so pretty and love all the elements!
    Helen x

  20. This is so adorable Sandra fabulous colouring and I love all of the little elements they are a nice finishing touch,
    Have a lovely week,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x