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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

Monday 27 November 2017

5 Min card

Hello all
Just checking in with a couple of challenges
Pixies snippets Here
And Rudolph Days Here
So what better card to use than this one
Easy peasy
Used Scalloped white card/Red backing card 
Designer Papers Last Post and Sentiment
Also added some Red Cherry pearls to look like berries
Hope you get some inspiration and join in the challenges
Sending lots of love 
And thank you for your visit
Sandra H xx

Tuesday 14 November 2017

Frosty card and chilly outside

Hello everyone and welcome
  No going out for me today think l am coming down 
With a cold my throat is dry and that's one of the
Signs l get so hopefully it will come and go
Pretty quickly 
Although it's been on and off since l came back
From Italy and the Air conditioning on the Plane
Dosen't help 
l am behind with my Christmas cards
So a day crafting
l managed to put together seven cards
This is one of them
l am going to enter this card into the following challenges 
 Items used 
Scalloped white card
Blue card Lotv designer backing card
Housemouse image -pre-coloured
Gems, 3D sticky pads, Glamour dust to make it frosty 
Thank you for your visit
Sandra H 

Wednesday 8 November 2017

Birthday wishes

 Hi all welcome to my blog
It's a lovely Autumn day here cold and crisp
So nice and bright
l have put together a card for my daughters birthday
And the image is so right as Sarah is holidaying in Cuba
Not really one for the sun so a little light sun tanning 
Before Sarah went
l used this adorable Housemouse image and l will be
Entering this card in their present challenge 
Thank you for your vist
Hope you have an enjoyable day 
Sandra H xx

Wednesday 1 November 2017

More than one Fold!

Good Morning all
Hope your well and for those who need some loving l'm sending loads
Today we have a new challenge over at
Sparkles Christmas Buddies
And today its Jane's turn and Janes has choosen
More than one fold
And here is what l made
 Side view showing More than one fold
Didn't have to do too  much with this card
The card is pre-cut and the image is from Kanban Crafts
Christmas set
Added backing papers, borders, gems and Sentiment from the same pack
Wouldn't you like to join in the fun so please do and this way it will add to your
Christmas card list
Thank you for your time
Enjoy your day whatever your plans
Sandra H xx