Hello sweeties!! I’m so happy you stopped by the blog today!
The votes are in and I’m thrilled to announce the winner of the Sweeties Sketch Inspiration #8 Challenge … Tina Milbourn!
Tina created this clever card using the Fun Shapes stamp set to create her vertical striped patterns! Thank you, Tina, for sharing this beautiful card with us! Contact me to claim your prize and get the sketch for your Guest Designer spot in August!
Now, we have Paper Sweeties Sketch Inspiration #9 to share with you all!! Paper Sweeties hosts monthly sketch challenges right here on the blog! Each month on the 1st we will have a brand new sketch inspiration for you to play along with. You can enter as many times as you wish throughout the month — the more times you enter, the more chances you’ll have to win!
It’s as easy as 1-2-3 to create, share and win:
1. Create a card or project based on the current Sweeties Sketch Inspiration graphic using any of your favorite crafty goodies! You’ll get an extra vote if you use ANYTHING from the Paper Sweeties Shop!! Use the sketch as a starting point for your project -- flip it, change the shapes ... most important -- HAVE FUN and let our sketch spark your creativity!
2. Post a DIRECT LINK to your project in our Inlinkz gallery below — please use the URL to your actual project post (not your entire blog) so we can easily find your creation. You do not need to have a blog to enter — you can use any online gallery such as Flickr, Pinterest, Facebook or Splitcoast Stampers (keyword papersweeties)! You can pin your Paper Sweeties creations directly to our Friends of Paper Sweeties Pinterest Board -- contact me for an invitation to contribute!
3. LINK back to this blog post so your readers can easily find us!
Our sketch challenge will run for the entire month. You can play along as many times as you wish — the more times you play, the more chances you have to win! The challenges will end at 12 pm EST on the last day of each month. The new sketch will be revealed on the 1st of each month. The winner of the previous month’s sketch challenge will be announced on the 1st of each new month, will win a $20 gift certificate to the shoppe and will be invited to Guest Design with the Sweeties next month!
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Paper Sweeties Sketch Inspiration #9:
Here are a couple projects created by the Sweeties Teamies to get your creative juices flowing!!
Created using Fun Shapes, You're Invited, Banner Wishes, Alphas Upper and Alphas Lower stamp sets along with Vintage Winter White seam binding! Designed by Debbie Marcinkiewicz.
Created using the Pennant Party and Some Bunny Loves You stamp sets! Designed by Andrea Ewen.
Created using So Sweet of You and Pennant-Party stamp sets! Designed by Char Cundy.
Created using Pennant Party and You Make Me Smile stamp sets along with Strawberry Shortcake and Ambrosia Cantalope seam binding! Designed by this month's Guest Karen Letchworth.
Created using Pennant Party, Hippity Hoppity, Little Wishes, Jelly Bean Time, Banner Wishes and Make Today Beautiful stamp sets! Designed by Jinny Newlin.
Created using Fun Shapes, Enjoy Your Day and Beautiful stamp sets! Designed by Jeanne Jachna.
Created using the Little Wishes stamp set! Designed by Lori Hairston.
Created using Pennant Party and Fancy Monograms stamp sets! Designed by Maria Patrick.
Created using Little Wishes and Pennant Party stamp sets! Designed by Michelle Bala.
Created using the Pennant Party and You Make Me Smile stamp sets! Designed by Pattie Goldman.
Created using the Fun Shapes and Beautiful stamp sets! Designed by Tammy Hobbs.
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GOOD LUCK to all those that enter!