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!

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Winner ICS # 127

Hi there, what great entries we had this week, I'm pleased I don't have to choose the winner my self, we used the random picky thing. This week we have two wonderful sposors.

and here is Alies brilliant card.

Our second sponsor is INKY IMPRESSIONS and they are giving away a gorgeous stamp.
The random picky thing chose number 15 JENNIFER SCULL

and here is Jennifers lovely card.

If you two ladies can get in touch with Dawn at


and she will arrange for your prizes to be sent out to you.

Remember we are having a DT call at the moment so scroll down for details and the new sketch.


Tuesday, August 23, 2011

DT Call + ICS128

Sorry so late having problems with blogger again.
Our DT Call is still going on. This is your last challenge
before we make a decision on who will be joining
our team for Sept - Dec 2011 term. So if you're interested
in joining our team, complete this challenge using the
sketch below and adding DT to the end of your name when
linking up with Mr. Linky below.

ICSketches #128

Our lovely sponsor this week is Sweet 'n' Sassy Stamps.
Korin is giving away 3 free digi's of the winners choice.

Here's you some lovely inspiration from the designers.


Stephanie GD



DEADLINE: Aug 29 @ 11:59 pm Central Daylight Time USA

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Winner ICS # 126

Hi there, thank you to all that entered our last challenge, there was some awesome creations, but unfortunately only one winner and the random picky thing chose number..............3

That's you Marsha D

And here is Marsha's gorgeous card, you get 5 free digi's from

Fresh Brewed Designs

Wow how lucky are you, there's some fantastic designs to choose from, Thank you Heather for sponsoring us again.

Looking forward to seeing what you do with this weeks sketch.


Tuesday, August 16, 2011

ICSketches #127 ~ Double Sponsor+DT Call

Good morning and welcome back to ICSketches this week.
I want to think Debra for holding down the fort while I was missing in action.
She did a lovely job with the challenge blog. I hope you all had fun with the challenges that she posted.

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. 

Also with us as our sponsor is Inky Impressions. They are giving away one (1) stamp to another winner for this challenge. So that means we will be picking 2 (two) winners for this challenge. Woohoooo can't beat that.

ICSketches #127

Stephanie (Aug ICSGD)



DEADLINE: Aug 22 at 11:59 PM CDT USA
Now for part two (2) of this thread.
We are needing some new blood to add to the mix
here at ICSketches. We will be picking 3 new designers.
So if you would like to be part of our team here's what
you'll need to do.
  1. Be sure to have a active blog
  2. Post our challenge and your creation to your blog weekly
  3. Leave comments to participates creations each week
  4. Create a card using this weeks (#127) and next weeks challenges (#128) to apply for DT
  5. When linking up please post your name with DT attached to it
  6. Be willing to use digi images but not a must
  7. Anyone can apply for the DT and all are welcome
  8. Term is 4 months (Aug-Dec 2011)

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Winner ICS # 125

Hi there, its time to anounce this weeks winner, and that lucky lady is number 8 Cindy Groh, well done Cindy you win a $10 gift voucher from Digi Doodle Shop Happy Shopping.

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, it may take a few weeks as Dawn is away at the moment.

Here is Cindy's gorgeous Christmas card.

Thanks to Digi Doodle Shop for sponsoring us and all that played along last week.

We have another gorgeous sketch for you again this week.


Monday, August 8, 2011

ICS No 126

Good morning, and welcome back to ICSketches, we have another great sketch for you this week,and I'd like to thank everyone that joined us last week, I'll be back on Thursday with the winner.

Heather from Fresh Brewed Designs is kindly sponsoring us again this month, the winner gets 5 yes 5 Digis of your choice, she also gave us DT's some images to play with and one of her very own DT's (Linda) has made us a card using the sketch. Thanks Linda it is wonderful.

Looking forward to seeing what you make of the sketch.


DEADLINE ; August 15th at 11.59 PM CDT USA

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Winner ICS # 124

How the weeks are flying by, I actually saw an advert for Christmas today!!!

The random picky thing chose number 1 this week and that lucky lady is

Teresa Kline

Well done you get to choose 3 Free Digi's from our wonderful sponsor D Z Doodles

Here is Teresa's gorgeous card, if you can get in touch with Dawn at


And she will arrange for your prize to be sent out to you, please give Dawn a couple of weeks as she is away at the moment.

Thanks to all that entered we hope to see you again this week.


Monday, August 1, 2011

ICS No 125

Hello, and welcome to ICSketches, we have a wonderful sketch for you this week, and we were totally blown away with your fantastic creations last week.

Our sponsor this week is the Digi Doodle Shop and they have generously given us DT's some images to use. The winner gets a $10 gift certificate, just think how many yummy images you'll get.

Stephanie Guest DT




We hope you have fun with this weeks sketch and we will be along to see your creations later

DEADLINE; August 8th at 11.59PM CDT USA