Sunday, February 25, 2018

Winner #129

Here I am with the winner of Sketch 129 sponsored by Cute as a Button

It is Diane with this pretty card


Please contact me at anne_ssw2@aol.co.uk to claim your prize and grab your badge from the sidebar.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

SSW2 Sketch #130 With DigiStamp Boutique



Welcome back Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 followers on Valentine's Day.


It's Kathie here and I am back as your hostess this fortnight.  I wanted to wish you all a very Happy Valentine's Day.  



This week our design team members have been working with an old favourite images 
Sally -Ann Hancock from DigiStamp Boutique.   


Digi Stamp Boutique



Bio:

All images/designs are created and copyright owned by Sally-Ann Hancock.  My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too, often the inspiration for my designs.  Hope you enjoy my images as much as I enjoy creating them.


Sallly-Ann is offering our lucky winner 

 £10 voucher
  to spend in her online shop.  Yay! 

You can check our her images here at her online store and if you use one of her images don't forget to enter your card in her monthly challenge blog.





I'll bet your ready to see our sketch for this fortnight?  It's by me Kathie!  I designed this sketch months ago and Anne decided to use it for our Valentines Challenge.   It super easy to use.  I hope that you will want to join in the fun this fortnight.

Sketch #130

Our Design Team has been busy making cards for you to see.  So without further delay, here are their creations ...don't forget to leave the DT's a little love about their cards.

Lisa

Anne
Anne has spoilt us this fortnight with two lovely cards.


Heide

Kathie

Kelly

Judi


I hope many of you will play along with us this challenge. The rules for playing along can be found by clicking the CHALLENGE RULES tab at the top of the page.

Please remember to comment on this post to be eligible to win.

Thanks so much for visiting us and joining in the fun!




Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Bumper Winners Post

Here are the winners for our last 4 challenges.

First Sketch 126 with the prize of some stamps and the winner is Nicolette with this festive creation.



Sketch 127 sponsored by Digistamp Boutique, and the winner is  Renate with this lovely card


Then we had our Favourite sketch of 2017 sponsored by Bugaboo and the winner is Carol Dee with this sweet card



and last but not least our Sketch 128 challenge sponsored by SparklenSprinkle with a bumper amount of entries, and the winner is Suze


Thank you for all your fabulous entries over the last few challenges, there were some really lovely creations, you do make it hard to choose a winner.

Please e mail me at  anne_ssw2@aol.co.uk to claim your prizes and don't forget to collect your badges from the sidebar.

Don't forget you still have another week to enter our latest challenge sponsored by Cute as a Button

Anne

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

SSW2-129: Cute As A Button


Welcome back Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 fans!

It's Joanna and I am back as your hostess this fortnight.  I wanted to wish you all a very Happy {OK, maybe a tad early} Groundhog's Day.  Here in Colorado we've had a pretty mild winter (so far anyway) but I'm always ready for Spring so I DO hope he sees his shadow!

This week we have the return of Francesca Lopez from the Cute As A Button shop.  She is offering our winner 2 digital images from her shop.  Yay!  You can find more information about the darling images that we've used either on her shop site or on her Facebook page found here.   Her Challenge blog can be found here





I'll bet your ready to see our sketch for this fortnight?  It's by our very own Kathie!  I love it's simplicity; it was super easy to use.  I hope that you will want to join in the fun this week.



Our Design Team has been busy making cards for you to see.  So without further delay, here are their creations ...








I hope many of you will play along with us this challenge. The rules for playing along can be found by clicking the CHALLENGE RULES tab at the top of the page.

Please remember to comment on this post to be eligible to win.

Thanks so much for visiting us and joining in the fun!

Joanna


Wednesday, January 17, 2018

SSW2 128 Sparkle N Sprinkle.

Hello my crafty friends Welcome to the first challenge of 2018! Heide here from snowy cold MI.  I hope everyone is getting back to normal after the holiday season. I know I am.
So glad you stopped in to check us out. Today we have a new sponsor for you.  New year New sponsor.

                                                





The winner of the challenge will receive a $15 gift certificate to Sparkle N Sprinkle. They may use the winnings in whatever way they would like in our on-line store, for any of our hundreds of fine products, including the digitals.


Here is the sketch for challenge 128.



 Here is some inspiration from the design team.

                                         Lisa- Use the cute image  called Woofie Birthday.

                                

                                   Joanna- Used the beautiful image called Friendship Flowers

                               

Kathie - used an Italian wine Chinti



                                    Anne- used the fun image called mini happy and Henry.

                                


                                          Heide used the cool multi image called Honey bees

 

Kelly used the beautiful Friendship Flowers as well (Precolored version)
 

Looking forward to seeing your entry for this challenge.  Be sure to read the challenge rules at the top of the blog. Best Wishes and  Happy Crafting!
Heide

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Happy New Year! and some Design Team Favourites.

Hello everyone. There are still another 2 weeks for you to enter our latest challenge, don't forget you can enter up to 3 times with your favourite sketches from 2017. 
The original post is here

I am here to share some more inspiration from some of the design team who have chosen their favourite card from 2017.

First up here's a card from Judi using Sketch 106


Lisa used sketch 121 on her favourite


Heide used sketch 127


Sketch 119 was obviously a firm favourite, here's Margarets card


Kathie also chose 119


and I chose it too


Kelly chose sketch 113 as her favourite


We hope you enjoyed our favourites of 2017 and look forward to seeing your creations using yours.

Best wishes and happy creating

Anne




Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Favourite sketch of 2017

Image result for happy christmas


Well Christmas is almost upon us and it is time for our last challenge of 2017. Before I go on I would just like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support during 2017 and we look forward to seeing even more of your wonderful creations in 2018.
I'm sure you will join me in thanking our wonderful Design Team for their inspiration and support during the last year too.

This challenge we are sponsored by


Everything that you ever wanted to know about Bugaboo Stamps:  As if raising 5 children in the frozen land of the North was not enough of a challenge, Jodie Mackrell decided to dip her cold little Canadian toes into the work of papercrafting by opening an online store full of her illustrations. Bugaboo Stamps has become one of the leading companies in digital images. From seiously snarky to sugar sweet to sublimely soulful all the way over to the other side of the super sexy spectrum, you're bound to find all that you need and more to create your paper projects.  Jodie works very hard to provide New Releases and Freebies every week!!  If your taste runs to rubber (and you know who you are), you can find Bugaboo Stamps at Totally Stampilicious.  And finally, join the Bugaboo Stamps DT for the weekly Challenges at Catch the Bug.

Store www.bugaboostamps.com
Challenge Blog:  http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.com

Prize:  4 Free Images

As it is our last challenge of the year you can choose your favourite sketch of 2017. If you have more than one favourite then that's ok too. You can enter up to 3 times and this challenge will run until the 16th of January 2018.
I have put all the sketches from 2017 under the one tab to make it easier for you to find them.

Here is some inspiration from the Design Team.


Kathie used Sketch 119 to make this beautiful card with the image 

Tulip Jar




Margaret used sketch 115 and precoloured image Teddy Top Hat for her sweet card



Joanna used sketch 107 and Reindeer Christmas Goodies on this fun card



and I used a rotated sketch 106 along with the image Peace Love Joy Penguins for my card.



Kelly used sketch #117 and Snowman Snowflakes on her fun card



Heide Used Sketch 106 and Peekaboo Santa. 




We look forward to seeing your lovely entries

Please don't forget to check out the rules before you post your entry

Anne