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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

Wednesday, 5 March 2014

Snippets,Ribbon,Twine & Fibres!!

Hello and good afternoon to you all
Well is Spring on it's way.........? hopefully!
It's lovely seeing some colour after all the terrible
Weather we have been having and l do feel it also
Puts a Spring in our steps too!
Thank you for popping by it's nice to know
Your paying me a visit
l'd like to share this card with you that l coloured 
Some time back and went through my snippet box
To find some oddments of paper to use to enter into
Di's Snippets Challenge Here
Craftyhazels Challenge Ribbon,Twine,Fibres Here
Craftyhazels Challenge Patterned paper Here
Craftyhazels Challenge Extra for March Here
Ilovepromarkers One for the girls Here
And here is my card
Items used
Created my own shaped card using Spellbinders Grand Calibur 
Linen card/Green/Red card/Mirror card
Christmas Post Backing Papers/Sentiment
Saturated Canary Stamp Candy Cane
Coloured with Pro/Flexmarkers/Chalk
Spellbinders Grand Nestabilities/Dies 
Joy Winter Wishes Snowflakes Dies
Due Drops,Card Candy,3D Sticky Pads 
Distressed ink
Well that's about it hope you like it 
Take care enjoy the rest of your day


  1. Hi sweetie this is just gorgeous, love the colours too, huggles Pops x x x

  2. Lovely card Sandra and well done for using up some of your snippets...love your sentiment with the little robin...


  3. I love the poinsettia made in the red and white . Really stands out. Hugs Mrs A.

  4. Very pretty image, it's a gorgeous Christmas card.

    Warm hugs

  5. Your card is beautiful Sandra and that image is so adorable.

  6. She's sweet Sandra and I love your choice of embellishments. Carol x

  7. Super card Sandra, great image and beautiful snowflake and poinsettia.

    Pat xx

  8. Sandra, this is lovely! That is one of my favorite SC images and I love how you've colored her. The background paper is so pretty and I love all of the elements you added. The sentiment is gorgeous! Beautifully designed as always, my dear friend! Have a happy day. :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  9. Lovely card Sandra and super image and lovely embellishments, hope the card fits in an envelope lol. after all the hard work gone into the card.

    Kath x

  10. This is just gorgeous Sandra, so bright and cheerful.

  11. so gorgeous sandra.stunning details and colouring and i love the sweet sc image :D

    xx coops xx

  12. Good morning from Aussie....what a wonderful and gorgeous creation to wake up to...love all the added beauties.xxAnnie

  13. Hello Sandra!!! Love this pretty card and that poinsettia is awesome!

  14. wow super little card Sandra ... (super name too lol ) love that little girlie I love sc images too ... hope you have a super day ... happy crafting and love sandy (aka Sandra lol ) xx

  15. This is gorgeous,fabulous image and colours.xxx

  16. Aww this is a fabulous card, such a sweet image....Gorgeous, have a great day xxx

  17. Such a great card Sandra ! Love the layout and the beautiful embellishments ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  18. Oh how beautiful Sandra! Great image and beautifully coloured. All the papers and embellishments are perfect - crumbs, right down the the red and white twine picking up the candy cane design/colours. Gorgeous card!



  19. Oh Sandra, this is GORGEOUS! Love the image and your design is flawless! Great DP and embellies- Love it!


  20. Hi Sandra I love your design and cute image,.. beautiful.. Julie x

  21. Wow absolutely gorgeous Sandra, lovely design and detail.
    Hugs Julie xxx

  22. Simply fabulous! Love how you got so many elements to work together - something I'm not very good at (which is why I do CAS cards!).

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

  23. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challengs and my Patterned Paper March challenge with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

  24. Wat een mooie kerstkaart, Sandra. Ik vind je stempel erg leuk! Fijn dat je meedoet bij CHCC Extra.

    Groetjes, Renate

  25. Lovely card Sandra, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.