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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 Five grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy, Mila & Rio 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

Sunday 4 August 2013

Look at me l can skate!!

Hello all, l hope the change in the weather isn't the last of our summer if it is well it 
Was lovely while it lasted roll on Christmas is all l can say.....lol
Is it about 20 weeks? oh it's so frightening how the time is going so quickly
Thank you for visiting me l hope you enjoy your visit and please do call again
l made this card and would like to enter it into the challenges below
 Products used
White Scalloped card/Kraft card Papermania Christmas B/P's Home for Christmas
Whimsy Winter's Joy Stamp coloured with Flex/Promarkers Glamour dust Wht Pen
Marianne Dies/Nellies Corners/Cherry lynn Holly Flourish Red gem stones
Woodware corner punch & Doily
Di's Snippets ........pixies-crafty-snippets-playground
Spread a little Joy......chnc-challenge-136-spread-little-joy
Anything goes.......chnc-challenge-extra-for-august
Thank you for your time l hope you have a lovely day
Sandra H xx


ribenaruby said...

Hi Sandra, wow your card is brilliant! Gorgeous dies used and stunning appearance. Have a great Sunday. Ruby x

downrightcrafty said...

fabulous design love all the layers super die cuts and just perfect for our challenge at the Winter Wonderland, thank you for joining us
Hugs Kate xx

Anonymous said...

back again to say, thank you for joining us at the Hobby House Challenge for our Christmas Theme
Hugs Kate xx

p.s. don't forget to check out on Friday 9th @ 1pm the new Hobby House products on Create and Craft :)

Catherine said...

What a beautiful card Sandra ! I love the dies you have used ! Sweeeet ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

julie_woolston said...

Oh Sandra this is. Gorgeous, love the image and papers, beautifully embellish as always .

Hugs Julie xxx

Mrs A. said...

What a cute stamp. I love the bright red you have coloured her in. Superb. Hugs Mrs a.

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the fab image.xxx

Unknown said...

Beautifully coloured Sandra and gorgeous design.
Chris x

Curly said...

Wow this is a little stunner Sandra, I love the image and colour theme
the beautiful holly die is a lovely finishing touch,
Have a lovely Sunday
Hugs Bridget :) x

Bettina L. said...

Oh this is a little stunner. Great design with the embossing, icicles and the tree in the background too. Thanks for playing at ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back wednesday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at ABC Christmas Challenge xx

Stamps and Paper said...

Gorgeous card Sandra and such a sweet image...love the die cuts and great colours


Gram's Treasures said...

Very pretty! Great background papers to complement the image. Love the red and white contrasts.
Joyce xx

Blankina said...

Wonderful card Sandra!!It reminds me of my childhood when I used to skate each winter on the lake infront of my house..
Great details too..
Hugs Blankina

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, such gorgeous colours too, huggles Pops x x x

Di said...

This really is beautiful Sandra - love all the detail you added and the image is adorable.

Hugs, Di xx

coops said...

so gorgeous sandra.i love your image and fabulous design and colours ;D

xx coops xx

Gail said...

Sandra this is gorgeous!
That image just makes me smile!

Anonymous said...

A fabulous card, love the embellies!
Helen x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What a cute image and great layout

Teresa said...

Cute card Sandra, lovely image and fab papers.
Just doing a bit of blog hopping :)
Have a great week, Teresa x

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous, sweet card.

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your gorgeous card for both CHNC challenges - such a sweet image - hope to see you again soon. x

Chris (catt871) said...

WOW Sandra, this is gorgeous! I love the little scene you created!!! Gorgeous papers!!!

Kathleen said...

Wish I could!
Brilliant card, great image and layout.

Kath x

Michelle B. said...

Beautiful in red! Love the layout and the kraft paper is a fab contrast! So glad you joined us for our O' Christmas Tree Challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge!

Carol said...

Just catching up after my holidays! Love your card Sandra, the image and papers are gorgeous and your dies look fabulous. Carol x

julie said...

Gorgeous card Sandra. I love the sweet image and layered Dies, Julie x

mags said...

A lovely card Sandra. Super sweet image and love the design and colour combo.

Sue said...

Sandra, love your litle ice skater and your red and white card!


Jeannie said...

So super sweet! Love the kraft and red color combo!

Peace & Luv,

Karen said...

Oh Sandra, this is such a sweet and lovely card! The ice skater is a sweetheart and I adore your design around her. So many beautiful elements. The color combo is stunning! Wonderful work, as always. :o) I hope you're having a happy start to the week!

Hugs and blessings!

MaryH said...

Love your little red skater-such a cute image, so beautifully colored. Lots going on in the background, too. Some very interesting embellishments to enhance the image. TFS a lovely card.

Debbie said...

This is such a sweet card Sandra. I love your cute image...so lovely. xx

Cally said...

Very cute card Sandra..

Karen Petitt said...

Very cute card, wonderfully coloured too! Fabulous use of snippets hugs Karen

Lori Aragon said...

Hi Sandra! Poppin' in to say Hi :) Love your adorable card with lots of pretties!!!

Desire Fourie said...

This is such a cheerful card and I adore the vibrant reds.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Carissa said...

Wow! This is adorably cute. Thanks for playing along at ABC Christmas.

Debbie said...

Forgot to say earlier....Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland. Good Luck. xx

Sarn said...

Wow Sandra . . .great use of some VERY pretty dies, and a cute image. What's not to like? It's wonderful.

SarN xxx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Love it hun, fab creation!
hugs shell xx

Anet's Crafting said...

Your Christmas Card is gorgeous. I love the way you layout your dies and the adorable image.

Tina said...

beautiful colors and details, very pretty sandra

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

The card is gorgeous Sandra, the die cuts are fantastic.

It seems like the warmest summer days have passed here too, there's a chill in the air in the morning. But only 20 weeks to Christmas, I better make a start with the Christmas cards.

Have a wonderful Sunday sweetie!

Warm hugs

Vicky said...

Such a gorgeous card my sweetie & I lurve the fabulous colour.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Debbie said...

Such a beauty of a card Sandra.Love the colours, the image and all the dies you've used.You have such an eye for detail.Hugs Debbie x

Susie Sugar said...

Sweet Christmas card ....very inspirational .....I need to get started ;)
Hugs usie xx

Bev said...

An adorable little girl and I love all the layers
Bev x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

So sweet, love the image and colours and the die cuts and layout are gorgeous
Lindsay xx