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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, 19 October 2012

We three Penguins !!

Hello and Welcome to my blog
Just home from some time in the Lake District
Such a beautiful place and plenty to do or just relax
l had done this card for another challenge before l went away
But as l was getting it ready to post l noticed one of the 
Challenge had finished
Anyway here are the other challenges
Snow flake
October Challenge None traditional image
And here is my card
White Scalloped card stock
Purple/lilac card stock
Wild Rose Studio backing papers
Spellbinders dies
Marrianne Creatables
Image stamp freebie from Magazine
Glamour dust
Ribbon's, Gems, Baubles, Snowflakes from local Craftshop
Thank you for your visit 
And for any comments you may leave they are 
Always well Appreciated
Sandra H xx


  1. Oh this is fabulous Sandra,love the image,great details.xxx

  2. That is beautiful Sandra, what a great image. Pleased you enjoyed your little break, the lakes are lovely at any time of the year.

    Pam x

  3. Glad you had a good time away. This is so cute and my fave colour, fab card.

  4. What a gorgeous card - love the fancy edged ovals and all the purple (favourite colour for crafting) - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 94 - hope to see you again soon - new challenge starts tomorrow morning x

  5. Oh No! Now I'm singing this along to the tune of 'We three Kings of Orient are' Lol.
    Cute card. Hugs Mrs A.

  6. Fabulous caard, love the colour you've used xx

  7. So, so cute! Beautiful card and I love the colours. Di xx

  8. Great choice of colours and love the sweet image and all the embellishments.

    Kath x

  9. Sandra, what a sweet card. Love the soft orchid colors and the image of the penguins is adorable. So many beautiful accents too. Just Lovely.


  10. Sandra what a sweet card great colours


  11. Fabulous card love the penguins. Caroline xxx

  12. Love the image Sandra and lovely card. Callyxx

  13. Sandra, this is gorgeous! I love all the purple and of course the image. The tree with gems is beautiful too! Hugs, Karen

  14. How gorgeous is this card! This is a stunning non-traditional card, Sandra. The purples are beautiful and I adore that image. The Floral Ovals are so pretty and I love all the elements and texture you used throughout this design. Marvelous creation, Sandra. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  15. A gorgeous card Sandra, I love the non traditional colours. What an adorable image, love it.

  16. aw so gorgeous sandra.i love the penguins and stunning colours and design :D

    xx coops xx

  17. Good morning sweetie, I love your stunning creation so wonderful, huggles Pops x x x

  18. wow love how you have perfectly framed your little image and beautiful colours
    Hugs Kate xx

  19. Oh so gorgeous.Really cute image.Love the colours sweetie.Hope you're well.Hugs Debbie x

  20. This is so so sweet Sandra ! Love the die cuts and the beautiful embellies ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  21. Lucky you getting a wee break. I love your cute little penguins, gorgeous card Sandra.

  22. This is so cute! Really gorgeous card,
    Hope you had a nice break away x
    Wendy x

  23. Sweet card, I love all the beautiful details in the tree and and snowflakes. Sweet image colored perfectly.

  24. What a gorgeous card Sandra.....love all the beautiful die cutting x

  25. I love your card Sandra it is adorable. I do love your spell binders dies. A must have for everyone:) I am glad you enjoyed your break. Julie x

  26. Wow Sandra your card is absolutely stunning. The image is so cute and I must get one of those nestie shapes when I visit the NEC next month. Also love the colour combo.
    Hope you have had a lovely weekend.
    Diane xx

  27. Hi Sandra. I love this card. The image is so cute. I love your diecut frames. Hugs Em x

  28. Hi Sandra, this is beautiful, love the colour and how you've dressed the tree, lots of lovely embellishments. Hugs Teresa xx

  29. Hi Sandra, I do love your little penguins! Loving those die cuts too!
    Pop on over to my blog when you get a mo! You might find something interesting there!
    Dawn xx

  30. Gorgeous card hun, fab colour choice & layout, just love the dies you have used!

    Hugs Shell xx

  31. This is adorable Sandra and I love all your die cuts. xx

  32. Like the penguins and the colour scheme is great. Jeanette

  33. Oh wow, Sandra this is a stunning card, whta a beautiful shaped die, cutey pingu's! Ruby x

  34. Such a wonderfully designed christmas card. Love how you've designed it with layers, christmas tree, snowflakes and baubles. Such lovely colour combo as well. Thanks for playing at ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back next wednesday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

  35. fabby card so cute too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at ABC Christmas Challenge, and thanks for taking the time to stop by and leave a comment too! Samantha :0)

  36. Such a wonderful creation. So many beautiful details.
    Thanks for playing at the ABC Christmas Challenge.
    Carissa :)

  37. Gorgeous card. Thanks for sharing with us at CCAYR.