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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

Thursday, 4 October 2012

Blog Hop !

Joanna Sheen Challenge Autumn Blog Hop!!!
Hello to all you fellow bloggers
Hope all is well in blog land
Did you know that Joanna Sheen was having an Autumn Blog Hop?!
Well if not why don’t you take a look and join in the fun
The blog hop starts 1st Oct and will run until 8pm Sunday 7th Oct
The winner(s) will be announced on Monday 8th Oct
And the star prize winner will be announced on the main JS challenge blog
So good luck to you all
I took part in the blog hop and to see all the cards were so inspiring
Now this blog hop has a twist!!
All of the Dt Members have used the same Joanna Sheen House Mouse Image
Juggling leaves
 And the same Design Papers from the incredible
Summertime Designs
Falling for fall
Where you can down load from
The star prize for the Blog Hop is an amazing
Set of all 4
 Autumn House Mouse Stamps
Each Individual DT Member will be giving away a prize of  
Pretty Autumnal Ribbon/Twine and a beautiful selection of leafy charms 
And if you are one of the lucky 9
Each Dt member will
Announce their winners on their own blogs so remember to go back and check

That’s 9 chances to win......YES!!
I was asked if l would like to take part and make a card
Using the same stamp and papers
As part of the Blog Hop there will be more crafters cards being shown over the week
So please come along and join in
And here please see my card
Orange /Cream Card Stock
Joanne Sheen H/M
Juggling leaves
Summetimes Designs Falling for fall backing papers
Manually cut out leaves from backing papers
Spellbinders Scalloped/Leaves Dies
Doily, Card Candy Ribbon
Sizzix Die
Now it’s your turn go on pop over where you’ll see lots of inspiration
Thank you for popping in here and l really
Hope you enjoy your visit and enjoy the rest of your day
Sandra H xx


  1. Thanks for joining in our Autumn blog hop with your fab card!!!

    Hugs Paula :D x

  2. Ohhh this is gorgeous Sandra love how you have done the corners and the ribbon along the bottom,Stunning card
    hugs Shaz xx

  3. This is gorgeous Sandra.......love the image and fab colours.xxx

  4. stunning work Sandra - really gorgeous xx

  5. Just beautiful love how you've done this :)

  6. This is gorgeous Sandra. I love your layout and the detailing you have added too.


  7. Beautiful card Sandra, fab choice of colours and gorgeous detail :) Donna ♥ x

  8. Fabulous card and the bold papers look great together with your design x

  9. love how you have used the required elements and the layout so charming
    Hugs Kate xx

  10. Hi Sandra, lovely card! I'm off to print off some of that wonderful paper. Ruby x

  11. Hey sweetie this is absolutely gorgeous :0)) Hugs Pops x

  12. Super card Sandra, great use of the image. Debs xx

  13. Gorgeous Sandra and brilliant use of the craft goodies.

  14. Fabulous card Sandra, what a lovely image and papers, lucky you.

    Kath x

  15. Totally adorable, makes me want to run out and play in the leaves, except it's snowing out today omg it was so hot on Sunday and snow today I'm freezing! Love your card!

  16. Gorgeous card Sandra such a sweet image and gorgeous papers.
    Hugs Julie x

  17. so gorgeous sandra.i love your design and really sweet image :D

    xx coops xx

  18. Lovely card - I am enjoying seeing all the variety

  19. What a beautiful card....great layout.

  20. Love your gorgeous card Sandra. Such a cute image.
    Debbie x

  21. Your card is gorgeous Sandra ! What a sweet image ! Love the colours too ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  22. I just love this image and you've used it so perfectly! Gorgeous paper and accents.. love how you made two shades of flourishes. They look amazing with the blustery scene! :o) Beautiful work!

    Hugs and blessings!

  23. This is gorgeous hun, love the layers & papers you have used!

    Have a great weekend
    Hugs Shell xx

  24. I need to go check and see if I have this stamp...such a great card and a really fun challenge!

  25. You've made a fabulous job of this Sandra, I love all your layers and the ribbon. Carol x

  26. Thats a new boy for me you called me Julie, hehe, stunning card luv the colours and the cute little HM, have a great weekend.
    Chris x

    1. Oh l don't know why l did that must of been one of my senior moments......lol xx

  27. Awh, these are the same colors we have around here and looks gorgeous! Fabulous fall card, I love it! Hugs, Karen

  28. Your card is lovely Sandra, what amazing and generous prizes!! I hope you have a lovely weekend.
    Alicia xx