Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Sweet Sketch Wednesday Blog Hop
100 Sketches

           Were having a Party!!!

 Hope You are Joining in on this Party.

To help Celebrate this Party I have a Suprize for you over at Sweet Things Handmade

But First

To Celebrate we're having a Blog Hop.

Can you believe it? I have made 100 Sketches.
I want to thank you, my followers, for helping me make it this far.  It has been a fun journey and I have loved every minute of it. It has been a joy looking at the SWEET cards you create each week with my sketch.

I 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.

Our Sponsor this week is Tammy from

A Day for Daisies

A Day for Daisies Blogspot

"Small World"

This freebie is available in the ADFD Store under Freebies.  You need to add it to your cart and then checkout.

Tammy is offering this freebie to all of our followers 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

A Day for Daisies

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 TOP 3 PICK


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

 A Day for Daisies Blogspot

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 from Tammy over at “A DAY FOR DAISIES” on the Sweet Sketch Wednesday blog.

9. By doing this you have a chance to win Tammy’s wonderful 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 the store under freebies.  Add it to your cart and then checkout.

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 has 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 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. i.e. Now you’ve visited my blog, become a follower and leave a sweet message now hop over to Nancy’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!

You are here:  Arlana

Go here next:  Nancy









A Day for Daisies

Sweet Sketch Wednesday

If that isn't confusing  enough !!!!!

Let's Party Some More

Are you ready to win more Blog Candy???

Just look at those SWEET goodies.

These are the rules for my Sweetberry Designs Blog Candy
Go over to Sweet Things Handmade and become a Follower there and leave me a comment there.  If you have previously left me a comment please leave me another one. Follow the rules for that Blog Candy and to be eligible to win that Blog Candy also. I'm trying to reach 100 Followers. That's right, I like 100. Then come back here and leave me a comment letting me know you have followed all these rules.

Also remember I said I have a SUPRISE for you at Sweet Things Handmade.

Now Let's get Blog Hopping
Thanks so much for all your kind and sweet comments each week.  Have a SWEET Blog Hop!!!


  1. Hoi Arlana,
    Yes, here I am the first one to congratulate you on your 100th sketch!!
    Thank you for so many beautiful sketches to work with!!
    Groetjes Tinie

  2. Arlana your cards this week are absolutely gorgeous! I can tell you put forth extra special effort to select the most beautiful papers to go with the lovely ADFD images. I think these are your best ever creations. Congratulations on this wonderful milestone and thanks for bringing me into the SSW family - I enjoy this team so much and appreciate the wonderful opportunity. So cheers to you this week as we all celebrate your incredible creativity!
    Sharon :)

  3. Congratulations on your 100 sketches, Your card is just fabulous. look forward to checking out the rest of the design team.

  4. Congrats - you have a crafty mind to come up with so many sketches! I have had so much fun with the images this week, thank you for allowing me work with such wonderful digi companies over the past year.

    Beautiful cards - I especially love the way you used the twine as a big beautiful bow on your second card.

    Deanne :)

  5. Congrats Arlana!! WOW, 100 sketches!!!! And would you look at those beautiful cards you've created!!! They are absolutely stunning!!!!!! What a wonderful celebration!


  6. Congratulations on 100 sketches and how exciting to see you using one of my favourite digi artists this week!
    Here's to the next 100 sketches:)

  7. Great sketch, loved playing with it and can't wait to use it again! Congrats again on the 100 sketches! Love the scallop circle and twine combo on your card.

  8. Hi Arlana, where do I start? Firstly congratulations on your 100th Sketch. Doesn't time fly when your having so much fun. We're not hurting anyone and what we do to have this fun is so legal!!!LOL It only feels like yesterday and I've been with SSW for nearly a year I started on sketch #56 on the 30th June!!! But of course I played a lots before that. Thanks for including me in your team I'm really enjoying it, your sisters feel like mine I have 3 of my own and extended family.
    Both of your cards are absolutley stunning this week I haven't been able to keep my eyes off them, the roses, the twine, and your wonderful colours they are both awesome. Enjoy your bloghop and celebrations.
    Hugs always

  9. Wow Arlana - 100 fab sketches! Congratulations! I love Wednesdays because that means I have a new fab sketch to play with - thank you! Gorgeous card this week, I love the papers you've picked. Enjoy the blog hop and I'll see you next week! Wedgie xxx

  10. Congradulations! What a wonderful card. Thanks for the wonderful hop and all the great prizes.

  11. Arlana, congratulations on 100 are amazing and so are your cards this week. I think they are my very favorite. I can't wait to see them for real. They are gorgeous. I have wanted to talk to you all week. It doesn't seem I am able to come up for has been so busy. I got the bog trial behind me yesterday..I was the only witness to show up. Anyway, I love ya and it has been an incredible journey together making cards. I don't know what I would have done without having something to do in the evenings. Thanks!

  12. Congratulations-talent and persistence! Your sketches are great and these cards are simply stunning! I'm a HUGE ADFD fan- can't go wrong with these images. You've truly done them justice!

  13. I'm honored to be part of this magnificent event! Thanks so much!

    Peace & Luv,

  14. Congratulations Arlana!!! I am so honored to be a part of your fabulous team!! Love both of your cards, beautifully colored and absolutely gorgeous papers.. I just love how you have the twine running through your die matting!! Both are Gorgeous creations with your trademark stitching and designs

  15. Hi Arlana,I love both of them. I love the colors you used. And I like the bow you used and the flowers.I can't what till #101.

  16. Hello Arlana, have we talked enough today? But I do want to congratulate you again on your 100 sketches! It has been a wonderful 100 weeks! Every week I love the sketch. I honestly don't believe there has been one that I didn't enjoy creating with! Thanks so much for your inspiration and creativity! I remember you had to convince me that I could even make a card because I couldn't figure out why you wanted me on your DT. Thanks for giving me the courage to create on my own! I adore all of your "A Day for Daisies" cards...the two on this blog and the one on Sweet Things Handmade! Love your tutorial too! You are way too talented! Thanks for being you! Love ya! Judi

  17. You are amazily talented Arlana! Thank you with providing so many awesome sketches!

  18. Stunning cards this week Arlana, I love the added detail. Congrats on reaching this wonderful milestone. I've been here since Sketch 55 & have loved every minute. Thank you for having me as part of your fab team :)


  19. oh here we go number one on the blog hop list.... big congrats on your 100th sketch ~everyone has been wonderful!!!
    many hugs
    vanessa xx

  20. Arlana,
    Wonderful sketches, Love your inspiration too. Lovely colors and I like the stitching peeking out on the first card. Happy 100!
    Hugs, Heide

  21. Hi Arlana,
    Wonderful sketches I see on your blogs....and congrats on your 100th sketch...
    I'm a follower now....
    Greetings Elise

  22. I love this sketch--I have became a follower on both blogs--thanks for the chance to win such awesome candy!

  23. Hi Arlana....many congrats on reaching your 100th sketch...and here's to the next 100 "Cheers".
    Love your sketch again this week and your card is gorgeous!.

    I'm off to complete the hop :0)
    Take care
    San x

  24. Congratulations on the Great 100! Thank you for the Hop!xx

  25. What a wonderful party you are throwing...commented on your card at SSW with the freebie, but I absolutely love the yellow and soft aqua you used in this card. I love aquas and have never put it with yellow. Thanks for the inspiration. Happy 100th and many more! The hop has been so much fun.

  26. I so thought I left a comment here Wednesday but I don't see it so Here I am. Saying Thank You for so many wonderful Sketches. Sometimes I forget to leave a comment and even a link but I pretty Much use your Sketch each week. Can't wait for the next 100.

  27. Wow! 100 sketches is quite something- you must feel very proud to have achieved that. I have been following along since about last July or August and really enjoy the sketches and the DT cards are amazing.

  28. Hi there Arlana, I'm your newest follower!

  29. Both takes on the sketch are gorgeous Arlana. Love your soft coloring of the images, beautiful! Great sketch, hope to play this weekend. Congrats on 100 sketches, and hope to see many more. Just became a follower as well!

  30. Iv'e become a follower now Your sketches are an inspiration. congratulations on 100.

  31. Congratulations on the big 100, wow that is a lot of wonderful sketches to come up with and I truly appreciate it :)

  32. Congratulations on 100 sketches!!
    Became a follower!
    Your card is so pretty & I like the sketch!
    Hopped over to "Sweet Things Handmade" Fabulous tutorial - thanks!
    Let me continue - still have the project to finish...

  33. Great hop and a lot to see so far!! Congratulations on the 100 sketches - I don't know how you manage to think them all up!


Have a Sweet day!!!