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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, 4 May 2013

Sentiment Please!

  Hello and welcome to you all
Hope your set for a good Bank holiday weekend my husband and l have just come back from York where we spent a couple of relaxing days ......well you can’t really relax in York there’s so much to do but you understand my meaning it was so lovely to get away and what fabulous weather not like last night it was so windy it blow over my bay tree and because of all of the wind its now looking a little weathered it's so annoying after keeping it indoors during the winter  
Anyway l have some brilliant news to share with you
Some time back I was asked by the lovely Shell if l would like to be a Guest Designer during the Month of May for
 lt took no time at all to say Yes Please!!  I felt so honoured to be asked 
Thank you so much l am thrilled to be part of your amazing team
The challenge for this week is
Make a Sentiment the main feature on your card
l got a free Sentiment from the lovely Paulette at
 Why don't you check out her blog here
Please see my card using this adorable freebie Sentiment
Yellow/Green card stock (Recent Candy Win)
First Edition B/P's Spring drop, Gems/Pearls,3D Sticky pads
Cherry lynn Flourish/Nellies Multi Frames/Marianne Doily & Woodware Corner punch
Card making/Scrapbooking Ribbon 
l hope you will join in the challenge and if your looking for inspiration why not check out
The challenge here
Thank you for your time l truly appreciate your vists
Enjoy your weekend whatever your plans 
l have lots of catching up with blogging so hopefully l will get round to visiting you pretty soon
Take care Sandra H xx
Challenge/pixies-crafty-snippets-playground here Di


  1. Gorgeous Sandra beautiful die cuts fab design.

    Hugs Julie xxx

  2. Beautiful card Sandra and congrats on your GD spot, have a great weekend.
    Chris x

  3. What a gorgeous card Sandra ! i love the papers and the beautiful colours ! Love the sentiment too. Have a lovely week-end Sweetie ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  4. Gorgeous card Sandra! love the die cuts and sentiment, congratulations on your DT position and glad you had a couple of lovely days away
    enjoy your weekend
    hugs Shaz x

  5. Beautiful card Sandra. I love the sentiment and those flowers and swirls are just perfect! Congrats on your DT spot :)

  6. Great card Sandra. Love the colours. Cally xx

  7. Fabulous cards Sandra - been looking back over your recent posts now my back feels somewhat better.

    Don't fret about missing linking your snippets card - just do it tomorrow, I don't mind a bit of back linking and there's a fun prize this coming week.


    Di xx

  8. Lovely card Sandra, great sentiment as the main image. Welcome as Guest DT for the month of May.

    Pat xx

  9. Congrats and what a fab card to start with. York is lovely isn't it. Hope you wil enter my candy

  10. this is beautiful and a great debut card - congratulations
    Hugs Kate xx

  11. Oh this is gorgeous, I love those soft spring colours and the die cus and layout are beautiful
    Lindsay xx

  12. What a stunning card, so much to draw the eyes and look at, love the colour tones

  13. Gorgeous card Sandra and love your die cuts ..congrats to you


  14. Well done Sandra and a fabulous card you have made here, love the sentiment stamp, the great papers and a really great layout.
    Glad you enjoyed your break to York.

    Kath x

  15. wow this is gorgeous sandra.really beautiful design and colours :D

    xx coops xx

  16. Beautiful card! Love having you 'guesting' at My Time To Craft!

  17. Gorgeous card hun, love the colours you have used!
    Hope your tree is looking better soon
    Thank you for being our May GDT
    hugs shell xx

  18. Congratulations Sandra, on your GD spot.
    a beautiful card, with an amazing sentiment.

  19. Sandra your card is fab, and I love the colour combo you've used

    Bev x

  20. Wonderful card, no e soft colours. Congratson the GDT spot.

  21. That really is one pretty looking Card Sandra. Love the sentiment. Think I might have found a new challenge here too! Hugs Mrs A.

  22. p.s.
    Ooops too finger trigger happy. Meant to add congratulations on your DT spot. Very well deserved. Hugs Mrs A.

  23. Congratulations!
    Wonderful card!

  24. Di again - good to see you linked :) A beautiful card, and the sentiment is gorgeous. Also, well done on the DT spot - well deserved!!

    Hugs, Di xx

  25. Hi Sandra, congratulations on your DT spot ... as Di says, well deserved :) And your card is lovely - the sentiment is fabulous. Elizabeth xx

  26. Hi sweetie, this is just beautifully gorgeous hugs Pops x x x

  27. This is so gorgeous, a perfect spring card. Congrats on your new dt position, hope you have fun.

  28. Gorgeous card Sandra, the colours are so pretty. Love going to York but yes it's not for relaxing as such. Carol x

  29. Hi Sandra, lovely card, the sentiment is fab :) Cathy

  30. Pretty pastel color combo and love the sentiment digi.


  31. Congratulations on the honor of being asked to be on the DT, Sandra, and, of course, they are lucky to have you! Your card is nothing short of brilliant!!

  32. Lovely card and fab colors!

  33. Beautiful with all those delicate details! ♥ Sue Kment

  34. Gorgeous card Sandra. Glad you enjoyed some time in York xxx

  35. Gorgeous card, and great sentiment. Lynn x

  36. Congratulations on your new Guest Designer spot, Sandra! So well-deserved. :o) They are blessed to have you! I'm so glad you had a wonderful time away. Your card is gorgeous. So many beautiful layers and embellishments... a lovely way to showcase the sweet sentiment. Such a fun and unique card idea. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  37. oooooh wow wow wow!!!! This is so so gorgeous, LOVE it!! fabulous use of snippits!! Hugs Juls

  38. Congratulations dearie.Beautiful card.Pleased you had a lovely time away.Hugs Debbie x

  39. Fab card...love the colours.
    Hope you enjoy your time with us at My Time to Craft :-)

    Wedgie xxx

  40. Congrats on your GD spot and a lovely card.