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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

Saturday, 15 September 2012

Christmas Delights !

Good Afternoon to you all
l have been watching a Sparrow Hawk just across from our house
Beautiful creatures don't you think?! Infact there are two!! 
Thank you for joining me 
l am entering the challenge at
 Did you know they have a blog hop going on 
At the moment to promote
6 New Digi Images
 (Snowman Delights) 
They are gorgeous
For my Challenge today the theme is 
Photo Inspiration
Christmas Cupcakes
Check out this Picture
And here is my Card
White shaped card Stock
Green card Stock
Backing Papers Summerdriggs Winter gift & Papermania
LadybugCraft Handbag Tree Image
Promarkers & Copic Pens
3 Kings Christmas Sentiment Ribbon
Green, Red & Clear Gem Stones
Spellbinders & Cheryl lynn Dies
Woodware Corner Punch
Santa & Christmas Tree from Local Craft Shop
That's another Christmas card of my list.....lol
Hope you enjoyed your visit
Enjoy your weekend
Many thanks 
Sandra H xx


  1. Stunning card Sandra and a great take on the photo inspiration too. Di xx

  2. Beautiful! I love the santa with those dangley legs, fab
    Lindsay xx

  3. Gorgeous card Sandra! The colours are perfect with the photo inspiration. Must get one of those holly die's and such a cute little santa.
    Diane xx

  4. Okayyyyyy...you have such a great start on all your Christmas lovelies...this is a fun one with your shapes and great layout!

  5. Fabulous card Sandra of course it is a great image and you have done a brilliant job with the colours for the photo inspiration challenge.
    Thank you for joining in the LCI challenge this fortnight.

    Kath x

  6. WOW!! This is gorgeous Sandra. I love the image and such wonderful papers and embellishments too.


  7. Gorgeous card - I like the way you have incorporated all the colours in the cupcakes. The papers and topper are fab, but it's the Santa that is the cherry on the cake :)) Elizabeth xx

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

  9. Wow Sandra this card is great, I love the Santa embellishment xx

  10. wow so much to look at and simply stunning and yes that Santa is fabulous
    Hugs Kate xx

  11. Fun image you have used...they would be great Christmas trees to have.

  12. This is so fun Sandra, love the bright colours and all the gorgeous papers on your card... thank you for hopping by today... it's lovely to be back in blogland :D

  13. Your card is gorgeous Sandra ! I love the shape and the different papers you have chosen ! Fantastic image too ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  14. Brillint Christmas card Sandra, I love the bright colours and design.

  15. Great card Sandra, I love all the elements you have included! We have a sparrowhawk that comes into our garden and on the patio! Unfortunately he often takes sparrows from the garden so I'm not always pleased to see him! xx

  16. so gorgeous sandra.fab image and i love all your layers :D

    xx coops.xx

  17. Brilliant Xmas card Sandra, love the colours and design and the little Santa is fab x
    Wendy x

  18. Just brilliant Sandra, love the fab design and gorgeous colours!
    Helen x

  19. Sandra, this is beautiful! I love the cheerful colors and gorgeous combination of papers and layers. Such a sweet image, too. How I love seeing your marvelous work! :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  20. What a fabuliciously fun card Sandra! So many wonderful embellishments. Thank you so much for joining in our hop, entering our challenge AND for using an LCI image!! xx

  21. beautiful card, love all the colors and details