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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 Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila 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, 29 June 2020

Pixieschallenge381 & NBUS Challenge

Hello 👋 fellow bloggers
Hope all is well with the lockdown 🔐
It’s a bit easier now but for the best?!! l don’t think so
Especially with the demonstrations and marches
No social distancing and raves some people just don’t
Seem to realise there’s a pandemic amongst us
And without being sensible it’s not going to go away
Anytime soon some places are speaking of a 2nd lockdown
Just hope this makes people become more aware
And realise this is a serious time we are in

Well it’s another day for a challenge or two
And here is my card/s
Items used 
Scalloped card/blank cards
Noel clear stamp NBUS
Black card stock 
Black/Red inks
l made around 15 of these to boost my Christmas cards list

Used different coloured inks and added some gems
Well some did some didn’t l certainly did
Like the good sunny weather please come back 🤣
It’s been really windy 🌬 and wet although not 🥶
It would be nice for the ☀️ to re-appear doesn’t have to be as hot

Challenges 

Thursday, 25 June 2020

June Rudolph days challenge

Good Morning to you all
Today is another gorgeous day
So hopefully sitting out is on the cards
It's the 25th and that can only mean a new challenge over at
Scrappymo's for her 
Here is my card 

Items used are
White Scalloped card/Red & Green card
Holly, Snowman, Sentiment, Snowflake, 3D Stickers & Gems
poinsettia Perfection Designer Papers
Image printed from some downloads l bought
This is a great challenge do remember though its 
Christmas cards only
Also this way it builds up your Christmas cards
Hope you enjoy your day
Thank you for your visit
And any comments you leave they are 
Very much appreciated 
Stay safe 
Sandra H
xx

Monday, 15 June 2020

Snippets challenge 380

Hello everyone it's a nice day here
Hope its as nice wherever you are
It's that time again for another challenge from
So again l have a card ready
And here it is put together using lots of snippets
 Items used Scalloped card/Red & Green plain card
Snippets of designer card
Added a Christmas ribbon Sentiment
And that's about it easy peasy
Challenge l would like to enter into
l hope your still occupying yourselves during this lockdown
And that your staying safe and keeping well
Thank you for your visit 
Take care 
Sandra H xx