Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Hi everyone! It's Jackie here from the Bluegrass state of Kentucky posting this week for the Sweet Sketch Wednesday team. For those of you who are new to this blog, we welcome you to the Sweet Sketch Wednesday challenge! We are so happy to have you join us! And for those loyal followers of SSW, we welcome you back and thank you for your support!

We have a wonderful sketch this week, but before we show that we'll announce the winners in
Sweet Sketch Wednesday challenge #95.....
The Grand Prize Winner of SSW#95 is:

Heidi #19
 please email Arlana at to claim your prize!

Also grab your Grand Prize Banner along the sidebar too to proudly display on your blog!

And our TOP THREE are:

1.  Karita #18  
2.  Amanda #4
3.  Nessy # 20
We would like to congratulate all of you for your wonderful cards.

Be sure to grab your TOP 3 BANNER on the

Sweet Sketch Wednesday sidebar.

Thanks so very much to everyone who joined us last week. We love seeing the creativity that all of you bring to our challenges.

Please remember, to be a winner of our Grand Prize you must leave a comment on the Sweet Sketch Wednesday challenge blog.

We feel so badly when we can't include everyone in the drawing because of not commenting.
We love your cards and want you to win. So please follow the rules and comment!!!!

Now here's the new sketch!!! We're looking forward to seeing what you do with it!!!!

Our wonderful sponsor for this week's challenge is Heather Ellis at Digi Stamp Characters. Heather is the artist who brings us the delightful and adorable Pure Innocence characters digi stamps that are so much fun to create with.
Heather is graciously offering 3 digi stamps from her Etsy shop for the winner of Sweet Sketch Wednesday challenge sketch #96.
Thank You Heather for your sponsorship this week and your incredible prize.

Now let's see what the design team has created for your inspiration this week. Here are their creations using Digi Stamp Characters ....

We hope you will join us this week in creating a card or project with this sketch!
Here are a few rules to follow for a chance to win a fabulous prize:

1. Create a card using the sketch of the week. You may use any stamp or element you have to create your card, although if you have any Digi Stamp Characters, we'd love to see what you do with them.

2. If posting to an online gallery, please use Sweet Sketch along with each week's challenge number. This week our challenge is #96.
3. Add a link on your blog about Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

4. Post your card along with the link.

5. Sign in with Inlinkz and add a direct link back to your site.

6. Leave the Design Team some sweet comments here on SSW, as we love hearing from you! (This is one of the rules to be selected as a winner of the challenge.)

Most Importantly Have fun creating!

We can't wait to see your entries!!




  1. Good morning girls!! I just want to say thankyou firstly to those of you that stopped byt and left me comments I really appreciate that!
    Secondly awesome cards this week! You girls are fantastic your dt cards rock every week! Hope to play this week too! Hugs Samantha...

  2. wow ladies..some egg-stra amazingness this week lol... sorry I couldn't help myself xx

  3. Hi everyone, wow another aray of amazing cards ladies this images really come to life and look totally amazing. Congratulations to Heidi our winner this week your card truely rocks and congratulations to our Top 3 great cards. Thanks Heather for being our sponsor this week I love working with your images. Arlana yet another great sketch to work with many thanks. Jackie many thanks for posting this week it looks wonderful. Wishing everyone a great week of crafting and a great weekend, we have Soccer winter sports have started and the ground is like concreate.
    Hugs to everyone
    Kathie SSW-Design Team

  4. Fabulous DT cards as ever and another wonderful sketch Arlana! Can't wait to play again this wk! Hugs Rebekah xx

  5. Can't wait to see what everyone comes up with! Congrats to the winner and Top 3!!

    Deanne :)

  6. Wednesdays always bring a smile to my face!! Congrats to our winner and top 3!! Fabulous post too Jackie!!! Looking forward to seeing everyone's creations.


  7. Wednesday really does bring a smile to our faces. It is so fun to see all of the DT's cards and get started on a new week. The cards are fabulous! Congrats to our winner!! Gorgeous, gorgeous card! and congrats to our top 3. It is truely difficult to pick winners from week to week. Jackie, thank you for your wonderful post. And, thanks to Heather for sponsoring us this week.

  8. Thank you so muchfor picking me in your Top 3 for last week!!!

    I love the cute Digi stamp images you've used on this week's fab DT cards ladies!


  9. Oh yes congrats to all the winners and T3's what lovely cards people entered...

    I have done my card! yippeee :0)

  10. Great cards by the DT! I love Heather Ellis digis and the Easter chick one is especially cute!

  11. Great DT cards enjoyed your challenge again this week.

  12. Hello ladies - such gorgeous DT cards this week, they're all so bright and cheerful. Great sketch too Arlana - I enjoyed using this one. Thanks for popping by my blog each week, I love hearing from you all. Hope you all have a fab week and I'll see you next week. Wedgie xxx

  13. Hi everyone,Your cards are great this week. I love all the Easter images.
    Sam P

  14. I so adore these Pure Innocence images! Heather, thanks so much for sponsoring us this week! We loved creating with your images! Congrats to Heidi, Karita, Amanda and Nessy! Thank you Jackie for posting SSW this week! We always appreciate our DT and all their help! Cannot wait to see what our followers do with Arlana's fun sketch this week!

  15. such CUTE cards from the DT! love the little miss (i don't have any of those stamps yet, but they're adorable!)! thanks for a fabby sketch - i haven't played along here in ages!

  16. Loving all the cards - great inspiration to me. I am new to card making so having sketches and examples to follow are great. Thank you so much. Kerys

  17. Oh what sweet cards this week Ladies!!! You did such a fablous job as always. I have the best DT around. You realize were reaching our 100 sketch and almost 400 followers. Thanks to all our SWEET player for coutuning to suport us. Jackie that so much for posting this week. Thanks Heather for sponsoring us. We love your Digi Stamp Characters digis. Have a sweet week ladies.

  18. Another fabulous sketch! I love all the design team cards! Thank you for all you wonderful comments on my cards each time I participate. I am so happy I won the Grand Prize last week! I just posted my card. I hope you dont mind I flipped the sketch and moved the flower bit to the left.

  19. Really like this effective clean and simple sketch.The DT cards are inspirational as allways. I like that your team has varied styles and thier work is not all cute images all the time,its very refreshing!


  20. Beautiful cards you all made!! And a fabulous sketch to work with!!
    Groetjes Tinie

  21. Ohhh I love all the examples by the design team. Great Job everyone, I missed last week I think, I always love the Sketch Wed. Have a great weekend.

  22. Fab sketch...the DT cards are adorable too!
    Helen x

  23. Great sketch... i have turned it :D


  24. Hi!
    Just a great sketch. I rotate the sketch, hope it is ok? Beautiful cards from DT's. You are all such a talented ladies.

  25. great sketch- so easy to work with this week. Fab DT cards- you always do such a good job and come up with some great ideas of how to interpret the sketch.

  26. Ladies your cards are all as gorgeous as ever, the images are so cute.
    Thanks for another great sketch to play with :)
    hugs Mandy xx

  27. Great DT cards and a lovely sketch! Jo x

  28. Thank you for the sketch - I enjoyed working with this one - Michelle

  29. Fabulous creations from the design team!

  30. Oh love the sketch and the DT cards are fabulous!

  31. Another wonderful sketch - thanks for providing a new one each and every week!

    Kathrin aka Kruemel

  32. Morning Girls....and i must say it's a nice sunny one here in the UK :0)...hope the weathers kind to you wherever you are!
    Another fabby sketch Arlana and losts of gorgeous inspiration from the DT...thank you all for the challenge!

    Take care and have a lovely day
    San x

  33. I'm always happy to be able to enter your challenge! Thank you in advance for all your sweet comments!

  34. Another beautiful sketch Arlana! Wonderful DT Inspiration... thanks ladies! Have a wonderful week! Happy Creating! Sara

  35. Such wonderful cards from everyone in the DT. It's always so interesting to see the examples and see how one sketch can look so different. Love your work and your blog!

  36. Great Sketch Challenge this week. Love the DT's cards.

  37. Love the beautiful sketch this week! As always looking forward to the next one :) Thanks DT for the wonderful inspiration!!