Saturday, December 3, 2016

Winner and Featured Artists!!!

Happy December everyone!! As we wrap up last month and reflect with gratitude please know that the Sketch N Scrap team is so very thankful for all our wonderful readers!  You inspire us even more every month!  It's that time of the month again where we announce our winner of last month's prize!  Our winner of the amazing Prima flower package for November is...........................

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:
17
Timestamp: 2016-12-02 03:43:17 UTC

NUMBER 17 Felisa from THE SCRAPIN DIVA!!!!

Here is Felisa's amazing card
Felisa's lovely fall card is so full of texture and that little pie is just to adorable!  Felisa make sure and email us at sketchnscrap@gmail.com to claim your prize!

Our DT had the hard job of picking our favorite scrapper and card maker again this month!  November's featured card maker is Kristie!! Kristie's black and white card is so elegant and striking and the sequins give it just the right amount of pizzazz!  Here is her amazing card:

Our featured scrapper submitted a fun travel layout complete with a map and tags which are the perfect accent for this amazing travel page!  Congrats to Louise who the DT picked as our Featured Scrapper for November!  
Here is Louise's layout:

Ladies don't forget to grab your buttons from the right sidebar of the blog!!!  We look forward to you joining us again this month for some sketchy fun and can't wait to see what you create!  And don't forget Sketch N Scrap is having their FIRST EVER online crop, which started on December 1st!!!  But don't worry you have until December 11th to join in the fun!  Just join our event on our Facebook page for Sketch N Scrap's Rocking Holiday Crop!!!   We can't wait to crop with you!!! 

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Sketch N Scrap #118

Hello everyone! Happy December!  We have a lot of fun planned for our readers during this festive month.  Besides are regular amazing sketches we will be announcing our new DT next week and this weekend starting Friday December 2nd we are having our FIRST EVER online crop!!!  We hope you will crop along with us.  You can find more details on our Facebook page.  Let's get the fun started with this sketch by Heather: 

Check out what the design team came up with.






This month we have a wonderful prize up for grabs courtesy of DT member Alicia.  One lucky winner will be randomly selected from all entries to win this amazing festive holiday themed prize package of a 6 x 6 paper pad, bling, glitter stick and washi tape !!!


You will receive one entry for each card or layout you submit based on one of our sketches.  For full rules on how to enter see the guidelines tab at the top of our blog.
But remember you can't win if you don't play!
Here are the details of how to play along:
1. Make sure and link back to Sketch N Scrap in your blog post when sharing our sketch or a layout or card based on our sketch.
  (DO NOT USE THE DIRECT LINK, use http://sketchnscrap.blogspot.com)
2. Link your layout or card up by clicking on the Froggy link in the sidebar.  Make sure and link up a DIRECT link to your blog post to allow us to easily locate your entry on your blog.
  Have fun, we can't wait to see what you create!
Link up your projects by December 31st at 9:55 pm CST

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Card sketch #86

Are you ready for the holiday?  It's finally starting to feel like Fall here in my neck of the woods, how about yours?  For out last sketch of the month we have this card sketch by Lisa:

Here is what our amazing DT came up with:
Angela:


Surama:

Lori:

Brandy:

Karen:

Lisa:

And don't forget about our design team call we are having!  There is still time to submit your applications!!!  For more information check out THIS blog post.

This month we have a wonderful prize up for grabs, courtesy of DT member Brandy!  One lucky winner will be randomly selected from all entries to win all these fun Prima flowers!!!

You will receive one entry for each card or layout you submit based on one of our sketches.  For full rules on how to enter see the guidelines tab at the top of our blog.
But remember you can't win if you don't play!
Here are the details of how to play along:
1. Make sure and link back to Sketch N Scrap in your blog post when sharing our sketch or a layout or card based on our sketch.
  (DO NOT USE THE DIRECT LINK, use http://sketchnscrap.blogspot.com)
2. Link your layout or card up by clicking on the Froggy link in the sidebar.  Make sure and link up a DIRECT link to your blog post to allow us to easily locate your entry on your blog.
  Have fun, we can't wait to see what you create!

Link up your projects by November 30th at 9:55 pm CST

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Sketch N Scrap #117

Are you ready to stuff yourself this next week?  Thanksgiving is almost upon us!  Today we have for you our last layout sketch for November by Lisa:

Amazing inspiration brought to you by our talented DT:










This month we have a wonderful prize up for grabs, courtesy of DT member Brandy!  One lucky winner will be randomly selected from all entries to win all these fun Prima flowers!!!

You will receive one entry for each card or layout you submit based on one of our sketches.  For full rules on how to enter see the guidelines tab at the top of our blog.
But remember you can't win if you don't play!
Here are the details of how to play along:
1. Make sure and link back to Sketch N Scrap in your blog post when sharing our sketch or a layout or card based on our sketch.
  (DO NOT USE THE DIRECT LINK, use http://sketchnscrap.blogspot.com)
2. Link your layout or card up by clicking on the Froggy link in the sidebar.  Make sure and link up a DIRECT link to your blog post to allow us to easily locate your entry on your blog.
  Have fun, we can't wait to see what you create!

Link up your projects by November 30th at 9:55 pm CST

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Design Team Call!!!!

Sketch N Scrap is excited to announce we are accepting applications to fill some slots on our design team!  We are looking for designers who are interested in creating both cards and layouts based on our sketches!  If you love creating with our sketches then please consider applying.  No experience is necessary and international members are welcome to apply!  We are a group of fun loving & crafty ladies who enjoy sharing our passion for paper crafts with each other and our readers, while we have a lot fun we also are committed to our duties here at Sketch N Scrap and ask you to consider carefully if you can meet our deadlines and commitments prior to applying.   
 DESIGN TEAM CALL:
How to apply:

Email the following info to sketchnscrap@gmail.com

  •  Your name and city/country
  •  A link to your blog (Must have a blog to apply)
  •  A list of your DT experience if any (none is required)
  •  Tell us a little about yourself and why you would like to be on the Sketch N Scrap team
  •  Three recent examples of your work . If possible include a mix of layouts and cards.

Deadline for submissions is November 30th at 5 pm CST

 DESIGNER DUTIES:
  • Create one layout and one card per month based on sketches provided. Sketches are provided a minimum of three weeks in advance.
  • Comment on participants entries.  This is a must (if you cannot commit to this pleased don't apply)
  • Join our Design Team Facebook page (so a Facebook account is needed)
  • Commit to the term of January 1st through July 31st 2017 - please be aware you will have a layout due January 1st so take this into consideration when applying.
  • Maintain an active blog and post your DT reveal THE DAY of our sketch reveal with a link back to Sketch N Scrap
  • Must promote Sketch N Scrap on social media and on your blog
  • Participate in special events, such as blog hops etc  (3 per term)
  • Post the Sketch N Scrap DT blinkie on your blog 
  • Submit your layouts by required deadline.  (3 days prior to reveal day)


Our new design team will be announced on December 7th, 2016 with the first reveal day of January 1st, 2016.  We hope you will consider applying, we'd love to have you on our team!  

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Card sketch #85

Welcome to our first card sketch of the month!  We hope you will find time to play along with this sketch by Lisa:

Here are some amazing examples from our DT:
Angela:

Alicia: 

Brandy: 

Leah: 

Lisa:

This month we have a wonderful prize up for grabs, courtesy of DT member Brandy!  One lucky winner will be randomly selected from all entries to win all these fun Prima flowers!!!


You will receive one entry for each card or layout you submit based on one of our sketches.  For full rules on how to enter see the guidelines tab at the top of our blog.
But remember you can't win if you don't play!
Here are the details of how to play along:
1. Make sure and link back to Sketch N Scrap in your blog post when sharing our sketch or a layout or card based on our sketch.
  (DO NOT USE THE DIRECT LINK, use http://sketchnscrap.blogspot.com)
2. Link your layout or card up by clicking on the Froggy link in the sidebar.  Make sure and link up a DIRECT link to your blog post to allow us to easily locate your entry on your blog.
  Have fun, we can't wait to see what you create!

Link up your projects by November 30th at 9:55 pm CST

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Winner and Featured Artists!

As we zoom towards the holidays we are excited to be sharing our winner and featured artists for October with you today!  We had a record breaking month in October with over 60 entries! We were amazed by all the creativity and once again inspired by all your lovely work!  Thanks to all who played along!  Now to announce October's winner of our fun Halloween wood veneer package!
 Our lucky randomly drawn winner for October is.............................

Random Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:
32
Timestamp: 2016-11-03 04:59:30 UTC
#32......................Ashley!!!!!  
 Here is Ashley's amazing layout!
I just love the lovely background Ashley used for this layout and those beautiful doilies make a beautiful border to accent her awesome picture!   Ashley make sure and email us at sketchnscrap@gmail.com to claim your prize!
Now on to our October featured artists!  These artists were picked by our DT.  Each month it is hard to pick just one as there were so many memorable cards and layouts submitted!
First up we have our Featured Card Maker for October - Mei -Chen!!!!
Here is Mei-Chen's beautiful card:
The DT fell in love with the sweet little jar containing two adorable owls! There is a lot of texture on this fun card as well which makes it really stand out!  Well done Mei-Chen!!!

Next up is our Featured Scrapper for October - Daisy!!!!
Here is Daisy's amazing layout:
The DT loved how Daisy used all the fun tags, the cork and cute little burlap bow to embellish her amazing layout and show off this adorable photo!!!  Great job Daisy! 

Ladies don't forget to grab your buttons from the right sidebar of the blog!!!  Make sure and join us again this month for more inspiration and sketchy fun!  Also stay tuned for some very special events coming your way here at Sketch N Scrap, this month we will be announcing a new DT call and we hope everyone will join us and apply and next month we will be having our FIRST EVER online crop, so make sure and follow us here on the blog as well as on Facebook to get the latest updates on all the fun happenings here at Sketch N Scrap!