Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Sweet Sketch Wednesday #101

It's a new Sweet Sketch Wednesday! Thank you so much for making the 100th Sketch Celebration such a success!

Before we get started, we want to announce the winners of our 100 sketch Blog Hop!!!
Drum Roll.............................
The Grand Prize Winner is:

Please email Arlana at to claim your prize!

Be sure to grab your Grand Prize Banner along the sidebar to proudly display on your blog!

And the Top Three are:


#3. SAM P
We would like to congratulate all of you for your wonderfully creative cards. And thank you for joining us for our 100TH Sketch Blog Hop. 

Be sure to grab your TOP 3 Banner on the sidebar.
Don't forget, our "Top Three"  also won a Digi of their choice this week.
Be sure to email Arlana at

Be sure to check each of our Design Team's Blogs to see who their winners are.
My name is Deanne and I will be your host this week. I will continue the tradition of posting a bit about where we (I) come from. I live in the beautiful "City of Bridges", Saskatoon Canada:

Where our licence plates say "Land of Living Skies." We get wonderful shows of the Northern Lights.

Thanks for letting me share this with you - I am very proud to be a Canadian!

To all our followers, welcome to another week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
Arlana has cooked up another wonderful sketch with focus on a rectangle:

Our sponsor this week is Sassy Cheryl's:

The Grand Prize winner this week will win a $5 Gift Certificate!!!!

Thank you Cheryl so very much for sponsoring us for the week.

Here are the SWEET creations the design team came up with...

Kathie - Kathie'z Kardz

Judi - Sweet Bloomin Scraps

Jackie - Paper Moments

Jeannie - Dragonfly Journeys

Deanne - Three Trees

Sharon - Inklined To Stamp

Arlana - Sweetberry Designs

Nancy - Mulberry Station

Linda - The Stamper's Touch
(on break this week)

Genevieve - Genevieve's Creations

To Play Along This Week - it's simple:

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 Sassy Cheryl's images, 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 number, which is 101.

3. Add a link on your blog about Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

4. Post your card along with the link.

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

6. Be sure to leave us a comment HERE as we love hearing from you (you must do this to be considered for the Grand Prize).

And most important: HAVE FUN!!


  1. I'll have to play this week, too. Sassy Cheryl another one of my all time favs!

  2. Deanne, such gorgeous pictures. It really makes me miss spending time there. Thanks for sharing them and for putting together this post. We have such a wonderful lineup of cards this week. They are all beautiful. We have the best DT ever!! Thanks everyone!!! And, thanks Cheryl for sponsoring us this week. Love your images!!!

    Hugs, Nancy

  3. Wow, I'm first! Great sketch and the DT cards are fabby as always. I love your photos Deanne, especially the one of the Northern Lights. We get them here in the Northern Isles of the UK, but I have never seen them as brilliant as your pic.
    Beryl x

  4. Thanks for sharing your photos - I would dearly love to see the Northern Lights.
    A lovely sketch - hope to have a go this week! Fabulous inspiration from the DT.
    Love, Andrea xx

  5. Wow, Deanne, thanks so much for sharing those gorgeous pictures of your city! I love those bridges! What a show to be able to see the Northern lights! I have only seen pictures! Thanks so much for your post this week! What a great blog hop we had last week! Congrats to all of our winners! Remember to check each DT blog to see who their winners are! Arlana, I love the sketch again this week! Cheryl, we thank you for sponsoring us this week! We love your precious images! Thanks for sharing your talent with all of us! To our followers, we are always anxious to see your fabulous creations each week! Happy creating!

  6. Wow wee!!! What a week it's been an exciting week with the Blog Hop which is now finished. Congratulations to all our winners but also congratulations to everyone that entered there were so many amazing cards which totally rocked. Deanne thanks for such a great post I've never seen the Northern lights something I'll put on my bucket list!!!! It looks amazing. It's so lovely to see where we all come from in all different parts of the world and in the same country but different areas or states. What an aray of wonderful cards this week from the DT's they are all just so cute. Cheryl many thanks for sponsoring us this week!!! I just love your images. I've had my cards made since 9th April when I received my image from Judi over a month ago, because I just couldn't wait to make my cards with my image as it was just adorable I love it and I'm so please how my cards turned out. Thanks Arlana for another great sketch I really love this one. Wishing everyone a wonderful week and have fun crafting.
    Kathie SSW-DT

  7. *waves from Manitoba, Canada* lovely DT creations this week and so nice to see pics of SK!

  8. Hi Everyone! I am so excited that I won the Top Three this week. Thank you so much. Deanne, I love your pictures.
    Thanks, Sam

  9. Wow Deanne I love your pictures. Thanks for such a wonderful post. Hope all of our players enjoyed the blog hop. I also want to thank Cheryl for sponsoring us this week. To all our players cant wait to see what you create. Have a sweet week.

  10. What a lovely blog you have here... I have just discovered it and immediately wanted to play along! Thank you for the inspiration...
    Kim M

  11. Simply GORGEOUS. Every last one of them! What a beautiful set of cards!
    Thanks for having me as this weeks sponsor!

  12. Whoohoo, made in time this week! Love, Love Sassy Images!!

    Here is my entry;

  13. what gorgeous creations the DT have shown us this week!!! I have added my link to the inlink thingy! Love the sketch!

  14. Sorry I missed your 100th sketch! But I did love the 101st! Thanks so much!

  15. Hi,
    Lovely pictures of Saskatoon, my kids are in Regina. Thanks for creating the awesome sketch, it was great fun to work with!

  16. Thank you so much for picking me as one of your top three!!
    Groetjes Tinie

  17. Great sketch again this week. I was so excited to win using your sketch over at Pixi Dust Studio this week. Yor sketches are always such a great insperation.

  18. Stunning work from the DT as always and great sketch as always hugs Rebekah xx

  19. Another awesome sketch! Thanks so much for the weekly inspiration you give us! Beautiful DT cards too! :D

    xx Tracey xx

  20. Oh, I love the sketch ... wonderful DT Cards!

    Big Hugs Tanja

  21. Love this sketch and the DT has done a beautiful job!

  22. Deanne I loved seeing images of your wonderful home, in fact I have enjoyed all the pics you ladies have shown us recently of where you come from. Places I might never see in real life so love it. The inspiration from the team is second to none yet again and I was glad I was able to enter this week. Thanks again.

  23. Wow! Super inspiration this week girls. As always another great sketch.

  24. Another fabulous sketch & gorgeous DT cards again - thanks for the inspiration!
    Helen x

  25. Great fun on your 100th sketch . Great ideas again this week.

  26. First off, THANK YOU, THANK YOU. I am thrilled to have been picked as the grand prize winner and to have been a part of your 100th sketch!!! I truly am thankful, all of you are just so wonderful, I could just keep gushing about Arlana and the DT and how wonderful you all really are :) Love the sketch for this week, it was really fun to work with and the DT cards are adorable. Also the pictures are beautiful, I love seeing all the beautiful things other people get see daily where they live. I will stop talking now :)

  27. What cute samples - thanks DT and also thanks for the challenge.

  28. Arhggggg I forgot to comment. I'm such a dork. I was in such a rush. Another fun sketch. The design Team did a wonderful job with the samples

  29. Hellooooooooooooooo!!! where has the sunshine gone??? Hmmmm i dont know but I know this visiting here is my little ray of sun! thanks for all the bright and sunny samples! I have added my card now too! singing in the rain lalalala!! tehhhee, happy crafting friends xx

  30. Thanks Arlana for another amazing sketch and thanks to the amazing inspiration from the DT cards. So glad I was able to play along this week. Hugs:)

  31. Great Sketch and brilliant cards, thanks for the inspiration, still my favourite challenge! Hus Jo x

  32. Hi Ladies,all of your cards are great. I love all the images. I hope you enjoy my card.
    Sam P

  33. This is the 1st of your sketches I have used, hope my card is up to scratch! he picture of the Northern Lights is amazing, I am fascinated by the phenomenon and the beautiful colours in the sky :)

  34. This was such a fantastic sketch to work with this week. You ladies did such an awesome job with it, beautiful work!

  35. Awesome sketch Arlana and such gorgeous DT cards again this week. Wedgie xxx

  36. Thanks for the great sketch and the lovely samples!

  37. Congratulations for your 100 challenges! I was so sad I didn't manage to be part of the celebrations last week! But I'm happy to be here this week!

  38. great sketch.I had a lot of fun with my card :-)

  39. First I want to thank Nancy for my wonderful blog candy that was shipped so quickly...will so enjoy playing with all my new goodies. I love the photos of Canada this week, what beautiful bridges, I would love to see those in person.
    Wonderful cards by the design team as well, so glad that I found your great site, love the sketches.

  40. I love the photos of your city, Deanne! The DT cards are FAB as always. Great job on the sketch. I always look forward to Wednesdays for a new sketch to work with. Thanks for the inspiration! :)

  41. Whoopsies - forgot to comment on my own post tsk tsk! The entries were amazing again this week - same goes for the DT! Thanks to Cheryl for sponsoring us!!

    Deanne :)