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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

Tuesday, 4 October 2011

A Touch of Black and White!!

Good Morning to you all
I hope it's going to be a good day for you
No matter where you are and what ever your doing 
Have a great day
Todays challenge is

And here is my card
Using Plain Black card Stock
Backing paper Docrafts Festive Circles
Image CraftsuPrint Decoupage
Cut out
Layered with 3d Sticky pads
Sentiment and Season's Greetings Computer Generated
Onto White and Black card then Mounted 3d Stick pad
Scalloped the edges used Rotatrim edge master  
Black Peel off around the Image and Black Corner Peel off too!
Thank you Sandra H xx
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And a Special thank you to all just for looking and leaving lovely Comments


Judie said...

Great B+W Christmas card, TFS


Unknown said...

Ooh this would be tricky - a black and white Christmas card. You have pulled it off perfectly.

Unknown said...

Love this card....everything fits together so well and yet remains simple and classy.
Thank you for joining the Cupcake Craft Challenge this week.

Unknown said...

such a beautiful card ;)

Unknown said...

Beautiful Sandra luv B&W it makes such an elegant card.
Chris x

Kathleen said...

Fabulous in b&w must have taken you ages, love the shape of your card too, but aren't they a pain to photograph, just tried a couple of easle's earlier and lost the plot.
Brilliant card.

Kath x

Kathleen said...

Beautiful card Sandra. Love the bauble paperand the santa image.
Kathleen x

Stamps and Paper said...

Beautiful card Sandra black and white is always look so classy


Doreen said...

Oooh I love this Sandra,love the colour.xxx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Beautiful card, lovely the mono colour effect
Lindsay xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Beautiful card Sandra! I love the black and white colour combo and the design.
Diane xx

Di said...

Phew - a tricky one but you pulled it off beautifully! Absolutely love it Sandra! Clever girl :)) Di xx

Karen Howard said...

Black and white is fabulous as is your card design! Hugs, Karen

Bernie said...

WOW this is Amazing, Beautiful and so very elegant!!!! I love the black and white color combo and the design. This really just knocks my socks off.
Blessings Bernie

Irene said...

Hi Sandra

Wow what a dramatic card it's gorgeous, and so elegant.


coops said...

fantastic card sandra.i love the image and the black and white is so classy :D

xx coops xx

Heidi said...

Perfect card Sandra, i love black and whites, and you have made a brilliant job of it. Love the santa, hugs heidi x

Catherine said...

What a striking card Sandra ! I will have to try black and white on one of my Christmas cards, it looks stunning ! Hugs and love from Catherine

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Lovely card Sandra good luck with the challenge.

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

This is gorgeous Sandra, great design and striking colours, love the image.

Warm hugs

downrightcrafty said...

fabulous classy mono my favourite colours and brilliant composition, just love it
Hugs Kate xx

Karen said...

Wow, this is stunning... of course! I don't often see black and white Christmas cards, and your creation is just gorgeous. The layering is incredible. You blow me away, Sandra. Without fail. :o) I'm sorry I'm so late commenting. I couldn't get here due to time constraints. :( I knew you'd have inspiring projects waiting for me! Hehe. :o)

Hugs and blessings!

Unknown said...

This is beautiful and I think really elegant too. Love the black and white for a Christmas card, so cool xxx

Brodders said...

Great take on the challenge. Fab card x Thanks for joining in with us this week at cupakes x

Rachel Izakowicz said...

Great card & interpretation of the challenge. Thanks for playing at Cupcake this week! x

Julie said...

Love this card - there is some very fancy folding going on here! x