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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 25 February 2019

Rudolph-day challenge

Good morning fellow blogger
l hope you are well and today is a good one for you
The card l am sharing with you is Scheduled
So hopefully it will do it's job
l was looking in my local craft shop and came 
Across this gorgeous Paper pad by 
Sara Davies
Signature Collection
 Just perfect for this card 
Side view 
Just love it l decorated the inside too!
Items used 
White Scalloped card and brown card
Sarah Davies Signature Collection Paper Pad
Gorgeous Lotv image Pre-Coloured
Penny Black Merry Christmas Stamp
Spectrim Scissor's used to cut round the Image and Stamp
 Gems, Snowflake and 3d Sticky pads
Added a Reindeer on the inside along with Designer paper
l'd like to enter into the challenge below happens from the 
25th each month 
Up until Nov you don't enter in Dec as you will be celebrating 
Xmas Day with your families so please do join in 
Thank you for your visit
And thank you for any comments you leave they are so much Appreciated
Sandra H

Sunday 17 February 2019

Betty Boop is my kind of girl!

Good morning 
l hope all is well and for those who need 
Some TLC l am sending you lots
The weather has been so lovely these last few day
l am having a new drive laid and it's really speeded up the job
Hopefully it will stay dry even though showers have been forecast
For sometime in the next few days 
Here is a card to share with you today 
Made mostly from snippets
Items used
White scalloped card/Pink card stock
Lotv Nit Wit collection Perfect pair
Betty Poop images 
3d Pads, Sentiment Die and gems
l am going to enter into 
Di's Snippets Challenge 
Thank you for your time
Hope you have a lovely day what ever your plans
Take care
Sandra H 

Sunday 3 February 2019

Happy B'day to you

Hello and good morning fellow bloggers
Hope all is well and for those who need some 
Loving care l am sending you loads
Gosh what a change in the weather
l knew it was gong to be cold 
But there's cold and cold
 As you get older
Well speaking for myself l feel the cold more
So thermals on and away to the craft room
While l was commenting l came across a lovely freebie from
Beccy's Place 
Beccy does challenges and this image is for 
Feburary challenge here
This l thought would make a great card for one of my friends b'day
It was a good way to use snippets and so why not 
Enter into
 Pixies Snippets challenge 
This is my card
l used the Pink & Blue colours to match the image
Items used
Scalloped card Pink & Blue card stock
Blue & Pink gem stones
3d Sicky pads 
Silver hearts
Thank you for your visit 
Enjoy your day
Sandra H xx