About Me

My photo
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 January 2022

Snippers Ruby playground challenge 420 & Rudolph's January day challenge & mynbus challenge 34

 Hello all of you blogging friends
l am about to nip over to the playground 
Where there's a new Ruby's challenge 420
For those of you who are not aware of the playground
Just click on the link below 
This is my first Christmas card for 2022
l am also using the winnings from the Christmas grand challenge
l adored the card Di made to present the prize
And this is the set that l was lucky enough to win
And here is my card using the Christmas Puddings
And the sentiments 
Items used
Cream scalloped card/Red mirror card/Gems
Designer paper pad Festive feeling
Tim Holtz Distress ink Brushed Corduroy
Sentiments & Puddings Stamps from Clearly Besotted
Firstly l stamped the Christmas puddings onto white card
Using Tim Holts ink then use the circle from the die set 
l layered the top of the pudding to give it 3D look
l cut the holly & Ivy added some gems to complete the look
l will use this card for another 2 challenges
This challenge runs from 25th January till 25th November
Here again is a link that will take you there
Rudolph's day challenge
My 3rd challenge is
Thank you for your visit
l do hope you come back again
Sandra H
This is the new snippets badge check it out by 
Clicking the link above

Sunday 9 January 2022


 Good morning Fellow blogger
A Happy New Year to you all
Wow we have a new blog on the go and its 
Well its a new face but an old challenge Di 
Has changed the look of the blog and its fantastic
l am seeing some people not able to access
If it helps l clicked on the icon and it took me to
The challenge page hopefully this will help the link is below
Also its a new blog so you will have to Follow it again
I just love the new icon and the new blog so this is my 
1st card for the new blog
1st birthday card of the year many more to make
l used lots of snippets for this card and my friend
Just adores Hedgehogs the image is a freebie 
From the internet as was the background paper 
All l had to do was add a banner using my die cut
Circle the image again using my die cut, Green card
3D Sticky pads, gems and l Stamped the Sentiment
This is my card for Di 1st challenge for 2022
Please do join in its a fabulous challenge
Thank you for your visit
Hope you have an enjoyable week
Take care 
Sandra H