Wednesday 14 May 2014

SSW2-14 and Broken Box Stock

Hi everyone!  It’s Sharon here from Michigan posting this week for the Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 team.  For those of you visiting us for the first time, we welcome you to the Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 sketch challenge!  We are so happy to have you join us!  And for those loyal followers of our weekly challenge, we welcome you back and thank you for your support!

We get excited with all the amazing creativity you share with us week after week.  Remember to subscribe to our blog. There's a drawing for some goodies when we reach 200 followers.

Let’s get started this week by announcing the winners of last week’s challenge…..

The Grand Prize Winner of Sketch #SSW2-13 is:

#4 Vivi Casale

Congratulations!  Please contact Sally at to claim your prize and be sure to grab your winner’s badge from the sidebar and display it proudly on your blog.

Our Top Three are:

1.  #6 Deonna B.

2.  #8 Jan Del Bone

3.  #20 Marilyn Webb

Awesome job!  Please grab your Top 3 badge from the sidebar and post it on your blog!

Now, on to this week’s challenge and our fabulous sketch for you to follow…

The challenge rules are posted in the tab above – just be sure to post a picture of it with your card on your blog.   

We are so happy to welcome Broken Box Stock as our sponsor this week. Broken Box Stock is a fun, imaginative and unique clipart shop featuring hand-drawn stock illustrations and one-of-a-kind designs by Wendy Sefcik.  Broken Box Stock's illustrations & designs "break the box," bursting with life, energy, color and originality. The shop offers clipart in a variety of graphic styles: whimsical hand-drawn illustrations, vector graphics, cartoons, pencil sketches, line drawings, architectural and intricate patterns and backgrounds. 

Wendy is offering 3 free digital images to this week's Winner!!

To see more of adorable images from Broken Box Stock, visit the Broken Box Shop, Broken BoxBlog and Broken Box Facebook page.  Thanks Wendy!  We loved creating with your wonderful digi stamps this week!

And here’s what the design team created for your inspiration using Broken Box Stock images:








We hope these samples inspire you to create and join in our challenge this week. Just remember to comment on this post to be eligible to win.  Also...  check us out on Facebook, we feature a few cards from our challenge participants each week and preview the new sketch every Tuesday.

Thanks for stopping by! 


  1. Good morning everyone, here it is Thursday morning here in New Zealand and it's countdown for the weekend. Congratulations to our winner and to our Top 3 cards from last week, it's lovely visiting your blogs and looking at your creations and also visiting new blogs of entrants that are new to SSW2 we are so happy that you've joined us. Thanks to Wendy from Broken Box Design for sponsoring us this week with her fun images. Thanks so much Sally for another great sketch and to Sharon for our posting this week. Well I'm off to do some housework and to finish a card in daylight that I started last night. Wishing everyone a great week and happy crafting.
    Kathie SSW2-DT

  2. Super DT samples as always and another great sketch, so glad I got a chance to play along this week. xx

  3. OMG, I won the great prize!! How Awesome!! Thank you so much!! How happy I am!!!
    I will get in touch with Sally and will display proudly the banner in my blog!!

  4. Thank you to Broken Box Stock for Sponsoring this week!! Love all the DT cards - excited to see what our Followers create this week!! Congrats to Vivi and the Top Three - well done ladies!!
    Blessings to you all!!

  5. Thank you for naming me in your top 3 this week !! I am thrilled, and proud to display your winner badge ! And, congrats to the other winners too.

  6. Another great sketch to play with! Congratulations to all last weeks winners.xx

  7. Great sketch, I have some BBS images so I used one to [play along. :)

  8. Thanks for the challenge and inspiration - and a special thanks for introducing me to Broken Box!

  9. Thank you so much for another great sketch! I must confess that I messed up the ribbon direction though. My memory just isn't what it used to be. ;-)

  10. Thanks for the sketch. I had fun playing with it.
    Grtz Janette

  11. Found a lovely BBS image to use with this week's wonderful sketch. Thanks for providing a great sketch and inspiration cards each week. Like Kathie, I'm in NZ where the weather is getting cooler every day. We have a foggy day here today with no sign of it lifting and it is nearly lunchtime!

  12. What a great sketch, love the diamond shaped center panel. And the DT samples are adorable, love them all.

  13. Fab, versatile sketch that inspired me to a late minute dash!