Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Beach Babe
Sweet Sketch 100 Celebration
Sweet Sketch Wednesday
Sponsor:  A Day for Daisies

This week we are celebrating at SSW!  We are celebrating our 100th sketch.  You will definitely want to play along and join in on our blog hop and all of the festivities!

Arlana, my sister,  has reached this milestone and we’re celebrating so are you ready for some fun??? Yes!!! Of course you are! It’s our 100th Sketch so why not celebrate! We are so happy to have you join us in the fun. Yes, this is the 100th Sweet Sketch Wednesday Sketch in Blogland. Doesn’t time fly??? We’re at 100 already and it only seems like yesterday that Sweet Sketch Wednesday started. Thanks to all of our dedicated followers and we feel we have the best Design Team ever.
Come on and let’s have some sweet fun.

So, pull up a chair, grab a drink of your choice and join us in Sweet Sketch Wednesday’s Anniversary Milestone reaching our 100th Sketch.

This is the Sweet Sketch Wednesday
100th Sketch for our blog hop challenge!

This sweet image is called "Beach Babe."

Our Sponsor this week is Tammy from

Now if you haven't seen this site will absolutely fall in love with Tammy's images! 
 Her style is so unique and refreshing!

Tammy is offering this freebie called "Small World" to all of our followers at SSW this week!  This freebie is available in ADFD Store under freebies.

along with a 10% Discount Coupon for any purchase on her site.

10% Coupon code for our followers that enter into Sketch #100


This coupon is valid from May 4th -10th 2011.

This Coupon is valid for 10% off any order in the public shop at

Prize: Custom Photo Stamp (Tammy will create a stamp from winner’s favourite photo.)
Custom Photo Link:

The Grand Prize Winner will also receive the
Sweet Sketch Wednesday Blog Candy
offered by Arlana.

For our

Here are the rules of the contest for a chance to win:

1. Comment on each of the SSW Design Team blogs.

2. Become a follower of each of the SSW Design Team member’s blog (if your not already) a total of 10 Designers Blogs.

3. Comment on and become a follower of A Day for Daisies

4. Return to Sweet Sketch Wednesday after you have completed the blog hop and please leave a sweet comment.

5. Become a follower of Sweet Sketch Wednesday, if you aren’t already!!! (In comments please say if you are a follower already).

6. Create a card using Sketch #100, our Anniversary Hop Sketch.

7. Then post it on Inlinkz.

8. Completing all SEVEN steps will qualify you for the Grand Prize at Sweet Sketch Wednesday from Tammy at “A DAY FOR DAISIES.”

9. By doing this you have a chance to win Tammy’s wonderful Grand Prize, of a Custom Photo Stamp (Tammy will create a stamp from winner’s favourite photo.)

Custom Photo Link:

10. Plus 10% discount on any purchase from the 4th – 10th May 2011

11. All our followers that participate get a “FREEBIE from Tammy at A DAY FOR DAISIES” in ADFD
Store under freebies.

12. The Grand Prize Winner will also receive the
Sweet Sketch Wednesday Blog Candy offered by Arlana.

13. Also some of the SSW Design Team have blog candy and prizes to give away so check out their sites and the qualifications that they require for their prizes.

Let’s Begin!

Head on over to Arlana’s blog first and see what she’s been up too and what you have to do to qualify for her blog candy. Then hop on over to the next blog in order and see all of our DT’s fabulous creations. The next Design Team name will be posted on each blog so that you will be able to follow from one blog to the next.

Now you’ve visited my blog, become a follower and left a sweet message. 
Now hop over to
Deanne's blog.

Remember to follow the rules above.

Happy hopping and thanks for joining us for our Celebration for reach 100 Sketches. Hoping to see your creations too….Hop to it!

Order of Hop:

Now before you leave you also have
another opportunity to win my
Sweet Bloomin Scraps Blog Candy. 
Here it is!

Two packages of rhinestone jewels
6"X6" assorted design paper
Two package of eyelets
One package of brads
Butterfly Charms
Thank You Mini Stamp Set

For my blog candy you need to:
1.  Become a follower of my blog.
2.  Leave me a comment and also refer to my blog candy so I know that you are interested in it.
3.  Create a card this week  for SSW with Sketch 100.  Challenge closes Monday at midnight MSDST.
4.  Become a follower of SSW and leave a comment on the SSW blog and participate in the SSW blog hop this week!  That means become a follower of the SSW DT and leave a comment on each of their blogs!  Don't forget to follow and leave Tammy a sweet comment!
5.  Happy Creating, following and commenting!
Now hop to it as this week's challenge and hop will end on Monday
 at Midnight Mountain Daylight Savings Time!
My Recipe:
Image:  A Day For Daisies Beach Babe
Papers:  Colorbok Shore, Chatter Bok Happy Day Blossoms, Wubie Prints Water,
Basic Grey Kioshi, SU Brillant Blue & Tempting Turquoise, Gold and Cream Cardstock
Inks:  Copice and Promarkers
Tools and Embellishments:  Nestabilies Pinking Circles, 3" Circle Punch, MS Sand Dollar Punch,
Stickles, Glossy Accents

Happy Hopping!  We love our followers! 
Thanks for  your support!


  1. Woo Hoo!! Who doesn't love a party! Thank you for your beautiful offering (candy) which makes this celebration so much more fun!! I enjoyed visiting your blog!

  2. Oh Judi your little "Beach Babe" is adorable. I can't get over all the perfectly coordinated details from the water and sand papers to the sand dollar embellishment - all adding up to the most wonderful card ever. And how special is that as we celebrate the incredible 100th sketch milestone. What fun we're going to have this week! Hope is terrific one for you.
    Sharon :)

  3. Such a cutie Beach Babe - hey Sharon stole my line LOL! LOVE that sandy paper - can it fit any better with this image?!? I love her little pigtales, I just want to pinch her cheeks!

    Deanne :)

  4. Oh my, now I am really ready for the beach!!! Such a sweet card Judi!!!! I can almost hear the surf!!! Fun and yummy candy too...the kind with no calories!!!!!


  5. Ooh Judi, your card is lovely!! Your image is so nice, we live near the beach! So I like this! I love your blogcandy!
    Groetjes Tinie

  6. Love your blog Judi, your cards are so nice and Beach Babe is just too cute!

  7. What a clever sand dollar embellie you made, very sweet card and image. Thanks for the chance for candy:)

  8. Adorable card, I love that image!! Love the background DP too. Thanks for a wonderful hop & the chance to win your fab candy!

  9. Hi Judi, congratulations on reaching the 100th sketch. Where has the time gone it only feels like yesterday that I joined. 30th June sketch #56....Thanks so much for all the hard work you do behind the scenes it's amazing. I love being part of this wonderful team I feel I have an extended family and lots my sisters.
    Your card this week is just so so cute what a wonderful image, I love your colours and your design papers with the sand. Enjoy your celebrations and have a great weekend.

  10. Gorgeous card Judi - I love that image and the papers you've used. Congratulations on the 100 sketches - I always love seeing your cards each week, they are always so inspiring. Thank you also for visiting my blog...I love reading your supportive comments. Wedgie xxx

  11. Adorable card. I love the way you created the feel of the sand that was very creative. The pinking circle gives the feel of the sun which is perfect for this image. Thanks for sharing your talent.

  12. Judi, your card is simply adorable. I love the sparkle you have added to the sand. And, your sand dollar emblishment is way too cute. Your little image is so sweet and your card just makes me feel warm all over. such a "feel good card". I am so glad to hear you are feeling a little better. I was worried about you.
    Lov ya, Nancy

  13. This is soooo stinking cute! I love it! The sand dollar detail-perfect!

  14. Oh Sweet Judi, I love the detail of your card. You made that beach image come to real life. Every detail is to perfection. I love the swet colors too. Thanks so much for all of your help. I am so gald you feeeling better too. Take good care of your self. Love ya and miss ya. Arlana

  15. I absolutely adore you beautiful creation this week, but then I'm such a beach freak it doesn't surprise me! Happy 100!

    Peace & Luv,

  16. Judi, this image is just precious and I absolutely adore your card! Simply adorable!

  17. Hi Judi,I love your card.It adorible.I love the colors you used. I even like your sea shell you used. I can't what till# 101.

  18. Adorable card Judi! Great blog candy. I am a follower now.

  19. Such a beautiful summer card Judi! Fab papers & gorgeous colouring. Thanks for your help this week. Happy 100!


  20. just hopped over to you ~big congrats on your 100th sketch!!
    love your sweet card ~love the sand paper!
    vanessa xx

  21. What a wonderful card. Love the beachy feel. Happy 100!
    Hugs, Heide

  22. What great textures on your card, love the sand dollar. Happy 100th and thanks for the blog hop, so much fun!

  23. what a gorgeous card--loving the image! Can't wait to create with the sketch! I have became a follower-and would love a chance to win your candy!

  24. Hi Judi,what a fab way to celebrate Arlana's 100th sketch...and here's to another 100 "Cheers".
    Thank you for the chance of winning your lovely blog candy :0).

    Take care
    San x

  25. Gorgeous, love the texture! Congratulations on the Great 100! Thank you for the Hop!xx

  26. I just love this card. the sand and the little girl coloring is just amazing. Wonderful Texture.

  27. What an adorable card! I love the sand dollar and sand paper, they compliment the image perfectly!

    Thanks for chance to win some blog candy too! I have become a follower on your blog as well as rest of team and SSW. I have entered my card for 100th challenge also! What a great hop!


  28. Love your card with the little girl on the beach. The weather in the Uk has been great recently and I wish I was sat on a beach!
    Thanks for the lovely comments you leave on my blog each week. Thanks also for offering candy- looks great. x

  29. Hi there Judy from Hannelie, your newest follower!

  30. Just so sweet. I love your sandy paper and sand dollar embellie, just perfect with this image. Delighted to follow your blog!

  31. your beach looks so inviting, love you card relly summery.i've become a follower

  32. Your card is so adorable, I love the DPs and the embellishments you chose for it, really great :)

  33. Nice card, I love summer cards... yours is beautiful :)

  34. What an adorable card you made!
    Congratulations on the 100th!
    I became a follower!
    The hop is fun & inspiring.
    Your Blog Candy looks yummy!
    Will post my project when I finish the Hop

  35. Great image and kids are always at their happiest when digging!! Great hop!