Wednesday 30 December 2015

SSW2: Lacy Sunshine

Hi everyone!  It's Joanna here as your hostess this week.  The DT team and I wanted to be one of the first to wish you all a wonderful New Year!  As Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 starts our third year, we wanted to thank you for your continued support.  We are so grateful to have you all stop by each week and join in the fun.

Before I reveal this week's sketch, we'd like to announce our winner of the prize from our DigiStamp Boutique challenge.  Drum-roll for the Grand Prize Winner please....Congratulations, it's you

#6  Marieke

Please contact Sally at to claim your prize. Please also be sure to grab the winners badge to proudly display on your blog. The winner's badges can be found in the sidebar

This week our sponsor is Heather Valentin.  She is a creative, award winning,  modern-day  fantasy and  whimsical  artist who has displayed a dynamic and vibrant energy while painting professionally for over 18 years.  She  began to express herself creatively through movement at a very young age.
For many years she studied dance, being drawn to forms that allowed creative self expression, all the while feeling this constant urge to create with her hands. The canvas is now her dance floor where color, beauty and drama are expressed through her every pencil sketch and  brush stroke. Her  subjects vary from fairies, fantasy, mermaids, vampires, dragons, wildlife, abstract and more ...

Lacy Sunshine Stamps

Our very lucky winner will receive

3 Images
from the Lacy Sunshine online store.

You can check out the shop here.  We certainly hope that you might use an image from Lacy Sunshine in your creation, but it is not a requirement to enter.

And now on to the sketch for the new it's the end of the month we are recycling one of our older sketches, created by Arlana Patten.  This month we are showcasing Sketch #233, originally featured on Sweet Sketch Wednesday on November 20, 2013.

Now it's your turn to create a card using this layout and enter it in the challenge through the link at the end of this post. Rules for the challenge are posted in the tab above.

Here's what our wonderful inspiring design team have created especially for you!!!

Still on vacation in London (waving)  We miss you, sweetie!!

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  1. I love this sketch and the great DT inspiration. Thanks so much for your challenges. Happy New Year!

  2. Aaaww... really cute and awesome creations from all DT with a wonderful sketch - many thanks for this!!!

    Wish you all a very happy crafty new year - see you soon on 2016 :-)

    Greetings and hugs

  3. This looks like a! Great inspiration pieces as always.
    I also want to thank Anne for sending me a beautiful paper pad - my prize from a few weeks ago. (Mail from the UK to the US takes a while!) Your generosity as well as your talent are appreciated.

  4. Wonderful sketch, lovely creations from the DT-team. I realy had fun playing with the sketch.
    Grtz Janette

  5. oh i was the winner of last week, i will send out a mail straight away! Thanks for running the blog and the beautiful inspiration.


  6. Always fun to play along and I found a great new image at Lacey Sunshine to add to the fun. :)

  7. Hi Team happy New Year great cards this week. Only a couple more days in England and off to Europe on Wednesday. So glad has kept England so warm this time of year oh a little bit of rain didn't hurt us. Take care.
    Hugs Kathie xox

  8. Happy New Year Ladies- looking forward to another year of great inspiration and challenges from this team.

  9. Great sketch to re-visit. Thanks for the great inspiration again this week.