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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 25 February 2020

Feb Rudolph days challenge

Well hello to you all
Yes it's that time again for Rudolph days challenge
And here is a card l made using die's to create the baubles
Simple white plain background to sit them on Red card,
 Sentiment stamp, corner punch, garland which l shortened
Added red gems to finish it off
Pancake Tuesday today l used to always make them
love following traditions 
How about you will you be having them?
l would like to enter into the challenge below
Thank you for your time hope you have a lovely day
Sandra H xx

Sunday 23 February 2020

Challlenge 372

Happy Sunday to you all
It's not the best weather we are having
The wind has slowed down a little today but l hear
It's going to get up again l truly hope it's not causing too much
More damage than it's already caused l feel for those
People that have had it so bad my heart goes out to them
Here is a card l made for my friends 70th b'day 

Made with this lovely freebie and l added some snippets
Of left over card added some gems and the sentiment is
Already added with the image, green/red card die to 
To the stitched edges and 3d sticky pads 
l have used this image plenty of times but the layout 
To each card is slightly different so hopefully you will see that
l am going to enter into Di's snippets which runs for 2 weeks
You can enter just click on the link below
Thank you for your time 
Hope you enjoy your day sending lots of love
Sandra H

Sunday 9 February 2020

Pixies challenge 371

Good afternoon to you all
Well did anyone hear the thunder during the night?
As l am writing this post the sun is shinning
After so much rain and wind there are floods
In my neck of the woods l hope your not affected 
And if yes hopefully not to badly
Here is a card l made for a friends birthday
Which was Saturday and she now has the card
So l can now share it with you
Made from snippets of backing paper think Nitwit or First edition
Cut out balloon with my die added pre-coloured image Freebie
And to finish of with a selection of Coloured gems
Thought this photo looked better 

l am going to enter into the challenge below 
Just follow the link if you want to know more
Thank you for calling hope you
Have a lovely day
Sandra H