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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 March 2019

March Rudolph days challenge

Hello fellow bloggers
Time for another 
Here is a card l made using this lovely image
Which l'd won on a previous challenge
Of Rudolph days challenge
Items used
White/Kraft, Green and brown card
Reindeer Scalloped Circle Die (Winning)
Holly die, Sentiment Die and gems
Signature collection by Sara Davies paper pad
l hope you have a lovely day
And thank you for your visit
Sandra H

Sunday 17 March 2019

Pixies craftwork shop challenge 348

Hello all
Weather still windy wet and cold today
Here is a quick card l put together for the following challenge
l just love this card l am using up lots of 
And to create a card like this makes it all worth while
  It's a technique called 
 "Camouflaging Die cuts"
And all you do is layer the image together to give
This fabulous effect also done the snowflakes too!
Makes the Christmas tree and snowflakes stand out
As 3d but without the 3d sticky pads
As you will see from the side views of the card 
Items used
White card/Kraft and Black card
Lotv Designer pads backing papers
Gems, Crimping Sissors and Sentiment Stamp
Thankyou for your visit
Enjoy your day 
Take care
Sandra H

Sunday 3 March 2019

Challenge 347

Well hello fellow bloggers
Oh what wet weather we are having
So lovely last week but we always pay for it
And l don't suppose we can complain
Makes my garden look lovely and it's watering the grass
So a bit of rain isn't going to hurt us 
Here is a card l put together using this amazing Die
l not only cut the image once but three times and was
So pleased with the outcome that l will be making 
Plenty more of these style of cards 
l got the idea from Di's snippets last challenge Here and 
Decided that l wanted that Die cut too so l went 
And bought it and here is the result
Hope you like it too!
Items used
White Scalloped card/Green craft card
Die-Namics My favourite things Christmas tree Die 
Merry Christmas Stamp, Pearls, Gems, Holly Die and 3D Pads
l'd like to enter into the snippets challenge 
Thank you for your visit 
Hope you have a lovely week ahead of you 
Whatever your plans
Take care 
Sandra H