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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, 24 July 2012

Are you brave enough?!!

Fortnightly challenge-41
Good day to you all on this dull and dismal day
It's warm but no sun today so enjoy the sun
If you have it
Becase it's not happening here
Well have l got a great challenge today
Are you brave enough?!!
The challenge is to show a card that you made in 
Your early card making days
And a card made today 
So here is my card for today 
White Elegant Scalloped card stock
Pink card stock
Forever Friends backing papers
Taken from Collectors Edition Tripple Cd
Ka-Jinker gems (Buttons)
Memory box Corner dies
Doily, 3D Sticky pads
See-D's Sentiment stamp
Memento Ink
 And this one from many years ago
Slight improvement don't you think?!!  lol
Used lots of peels offs them and Decoupage on the


  1. love your cards Sandra...I have to admit to loving the latest one best.Thanks for sharing with us at forever Friends.xxx

  2. Gorgeous card's Sandra love teddy one he's cute. Caroline xxx

  3. oh two right cuties both just as gorgeous
    Hugs Kate xx

  4. Don't think I would be brave enough Sandra lol. I love both your cards though!!

  5. Great card Sandra. I love Forever friends bear!. I remember one of my early cards being peeloffs of fish stuck on acetate and coloured in. :-)


  6. these are both gorgeous sandra.i love the fab bears :D

    xx coops xx

  7. Lovely card Sandra....haven't cards changed over the years...but still a nice card


  8. Two beautiful cards...I like your old one almost as much, great talent from the beginning! Thanks for stopping over at my blog and not giving up on me! I hope to be over here more regularly now.
    Alicia xx

  9. Love your cards Sandra It just shows how we change over the years,lovely detail and colour combo's

    Hugs Julie x

  10. Your cards are both beautiful Sandra ! I think the more we craft the more we dare to add to our cards and your embellies are so so pretty ! I love it ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  11. Both fab cards, but you can definitely see how much your style has developed, I love seeing posts like this because it really does show how we grow as crafters
    Lindsay xx