We here at Inspirational Card Sketches hope to bring you exciting inpsiration on a weekly base. Our goal is to inspire and get you to think outside the box. Worldwide everyone is welcome to participate, all types of projects (layouts, cards, and all types of other paper projects) are also welcomed. You can also combine this challenge with others. Enjoy and have FUN!

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Winner ICS #132

Hi there, we were lucky enough to have two sponsors last week so the random picky thing was working overtime.
First out of the hat was number .......12 ..............Heidi
so you get either two free digi's  or one rubber stamp from

 Here is Heidi's awesome card.

The second one was number .......2..................Sandra
and you get a £10 gift voucher from Bunny Zoes Crafts
theres so much to choose from

and here is Sandra's Pretty card.

Thank you so much to our two wonderful sponsors this week.
Ladies if you can get in touch with Dawn at
and your prizes will be sent out to you.
We have another great sketch this week just scroll down and take a peek.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

ICSketches #133

Good morning to everyone!
It's that time again for our next challenge
to you and yours. Thank you all for
dropping by each week we sure love seeing your
creativity shine through.

Our lovely sponsor this week is Sparkle Creations Rubber Stamps

Sparkle the owner is giving away these two lovely stamps
to one winner of this challenge.

Isn't that a generous gift. Thanks so much Sparkle.
Sparkle Creations has generously gifted our designers
with stamps as well. Again thanks for your generous
heart Sparkle.

ICSketches #133

Here's what the lovely designers have created for
inspiration. Great job ladies!
Dianne J. (Sept/Oct GD)







Deadline: October 3rd @ 11:59 pm CDT USA

Friday, September 23, 2011

Winner ICS #131

Hi there, thank you for joining us last week, wasn't that sketch gorgeous!
Well the random picky thing chose number ....15   Thats you Jo
And here is her  lovely card
We were sponsored by DZDoodles this week and Jo will get
3 Free Digi's. Thank you so much DZDoodles for sponsoring us again.
Jo if you can get in touch with Dawn At
and she will arrange for your prize to be sent out to you.
Hugs Debs

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

ICSketches #132

Good morning and welcome the newest challenge.

Thank you all for dropping by and playing along each week.
We love seeing what you all do with the sketch.
So keep those creations coming.

We have two sponsors again this week.
First 2 Cute Rubber Stamps is sponsoring us.
Prize will be 2 digital stamps or 1 cling cushion rubber stamp of the winner choice.
Also with us is Bunny Zoe's Crafts owner Nikki. The prize is
voucher below. Be sure to also check out Nikki's store for new arrivals.

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*NEW Kraftin' Kimmie's Festive September Release
*NEW 6x6" Paper Pads - Echo Park
*NEW 6x6" Paper Pads - Fancy Pants
*NEW Tickled Pink Stamps - Lil Victorian Christmas
*NEW September Whimsy Stamps release

*NEW Card Only No. 21 Sept/Oct
*NEW Cosmo Cricket - Clementine & Dear Mr. Claus
*NEW S.E.I Paper Pad - Silver Valley
*NEW Kaisercraft Paper Pads
*PRE-ORDER your Tim Holtz Tote Bag!!!
*NEW Wild Rose Studio Christmas Stamps
*NEW September C.C. Designs
*NEW Whiff of Joy Princess Collection
*NEW Autumn/Winter Stampavie
*NEW September The Greeting Farm
*NEW Crate Paper 6x6" Paper Pads
*NEW Limited Edition My Minds Eye Paper Pads
*NEW Dies - Marianne D, Nellie’s Multi Frame and cART-Us
*NEW Paper Pads – Marianne Design and cART-Us
*NEW Marianne D Vintage Lace Packs
*NEW Christmas Bildmalarna

ICSketches #132

Here's your inspiration, the desigers were
sponsored with images from 2 Cute Rubber Stamps.
Thanks Heidi!

Diane J. (Sept/Oct GD)


DEADLINE: September 26th @ 11:59 PM CDT USA
Thank you all for joining us!

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Winner ICS #130

 Hi there, thank you for all the wonderful entries we had last week.
The winner of 2 free digis from Pattie's Creations was number .........2
Thats you Diane J and here is Dianes amazing card.
If you can get in touch with Dawn at jusmakncoffee(at)yahoo.com and she will arrange for your prize to be sent out to you.
I'd like to give a big thank you to  Patties Creations for sponsoring us this week, and to everyone that played with us. We have another great sketch for you this week, just scroll down and take a peek.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

ICSketches #131

Good morning and welcome back for our new challenge.
I want to welcome our newest designers to the team.
You can find their lovely faces in the sidebar.
Its a pleasure to have you all. Click on there names
to be taken to their amazing blogs to get to know them better.

Back again with us is DZ Doodles. They are giving away 3 Free Digi Stamps to the winner for this challenge. All you have to do is create something using the sketch below and link us up using Mr. Linky below.

ICSketches #131

Here's some lovely inspiration to help speed along your creativity.
We were sponsored with some great images
from DZ Doodles Designs.
Also this month Diane J. is our lovely
Guest Designer.

Diane J. Sept/Oct Guest Designer


DEADLINE: September 19th @ 11:59 PM CDT USA
Thank you for dropping by and joining us.
ICSketches Designers

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

ICSketches #129 + Bonus Sketch


Sorry I'm late with the post and for not
posting our challenge last week. I'm still
having uber trouble with blogger and my email.
Hopefully it's all fixed and I can move on.
I'm combining last weeks challenge with this weeks
challenge as a bonus sketch.

Here's our sponsors for this week.

Pattie from Pattie's Creations is giving away 2 free digi images
to one winner of this challenge.

ICSketches #129




Stephanie (July/Aug GD)
Thanks Steph for being an awesome GD.
We appreciate all your hard work.





DEADLINE: Sept 12th @ 11:59 pm CDT USA
Thank you all for making ICSketches what it is today.
♥Dawn & ICS Designers♥