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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

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

It's that time again for another Rudolph day challenge

Good morning all 
Hope all is well 
It's sunny here today after a wet start
Not sure if it will stay sunny sky looks pretty full
l hope it's nice where you are
Quick post today and l didn't have to make this card
It's one of a batch l made some time back and it's
Perfect for
Quick and simply 
Item used
Scalloped card
Card front from a designer pack Christmas post added Sentiment
Challenge l'd like to enter into
Thank you for your visit
Hope you enjoy your day
Sandra H
xxx








Sunday, 22 April 2018

1st B'day card for Mila

Hello and welcome to my post this late evening
It's been a busy weekend with birthdays for 2 of my grandchildren
The card l am showing you is for my grand-daughter Mila
Mila will be 1yr old on 24th April as Mila now has her card
l am able to show it to you and l would like to enter it into 
Di's snippets challenge
 
The image is just so cute and it's pre-coloured 
So l had to do very little with it other than mount it 
Add some snippets of Designer card, gems
Mila's name and sentiments all of which
Was in my stash
Thank you for your time 
Sandra H

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Poppy's post

Good morning bloggers
Weather report Wet Wet Wet although its not as cold as it has been
l hope it's better where you are
Indooors it is and a little crafting for me
Here is a card that l made for my Grand-daughter Poppy 
Using lots of bits which amount to snippets for
And
Shades of one colour
Here it is 
 Side view
Items used 
Scalloped card/Pink backing card
Lots of pink Designer Paper
Embellishments and Die's
Sentiment from Designer pack (Not sure of name)
Poppy coloured with pro-marker
Challenge l'd like to enter into

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Dressing up the Christmas Tree with a little help from my friends

Good morning my crafty friends
Wet start to the day but the sun is trying to come out
The last three days had been so lovely l even put my central heating off
Had a lovely drive out for lunch yesterday to the Barn at Scorton
It was packed but the wait was well worth it 
The food was gorgeous
Hope you have great plans for today and it wil be dry where you are
Just been looking through my none blogged cards and 
Came across this Christmas card 
l am using it for two challenges 
l have a lot of cards using the same image so again l had
To check through my posts to see if it had been used and lt hadn't
Items used
Scalloped card 
Pre-coloured image from Lotv booklets
Snippets of green backing card/Designer card
Corner punch Holly die and a few gems
The challenge are
Thank you for calling l hope you enjoy your visit
Sandra H xx

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Birthday wishes Caz

Hello bloggers 
l hope your all free from the snow and the weather is being good for all
Just a quick post from me today as l am
Being taken out for lunch
Here is a card l made some time back
l am having to check my previous posts due to cards l made and 
Hadn't used and l don't think l used this one
(Well hopfully not)
Easy peasy card for 
Di's Snippet challenge
Items used Scalloped card
Snippets of Dp card,Gems and Stamp die
pixiescraftyworkshop.blogspot.co.uk/2018/03/pixies-snippets-playground-challenge-321.
Thank you for your visit 
Hope you enjoy your day 
Sandra H xx

Sunday, 25 February 2018

One card two challenges

Hello to all my crafty friends
l hope your well and enjoyed your day 
Still not got my craft room sorted but l do
Have lots of cards on hand
In case l needed them quickly
So this cards suits both challenges
l hope you like it

l used a pre-coloured image added some sentiments 
Backing paper gems snowflake and 3d sticky pads
l'd like to enter into the following challengs
Snippets and Rudolph day two really great challenges
As you know Feb is a short month so if your going to join in the challenge
You only have a few days left
Thank you for your time
Take care
Sandra H xx

Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Internet back on

Hello fellow bloggers
Hope your all well and for those who need some loving l'm sending lots to you's
Just letting you know l have settled into my house and my internet is up and running
Done most of the unpacking but still have lots to sort out in the garage
l haven't got a set place for my crafs at the moment not sure where they will go
So at the moment l am just getting back into commenting although l do have some
Cards made up l might just pop on with a challenge card until then 
l hope your enjoying your day whatever your doing
Take care
Sandra H xx