Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #77

That's right, it's time once again for the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge!  Today I have not just ONE but TWO creations to share with you using this week's FANCY sketch. 

Have you been over to this challenge blog??  Well, if not, you really need to take the time and check it out!  This DT is AMAZING and always share the most FABULOUS creations to inspire you & I!!  With that being said ... here is MY inspiration for you . . .

First I made this card using Priscilla's 'Fall Gifts' set and Fall colors . . .
 I will be entering this creation into the following challenges:
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge - Halloween Colors
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Autumn Love
Creative Belli Blog - Pumpkins and Fall
Crafty Creations - Red, Brown, Green
The Pink Elephant - Brown and Orange
For Fun Challenges - Red, Brown, Cream
Daring Cardmakers - Autumn Leaves
Stampin' For the Weekend - Halloween/Fall
Stamp Something - October Digi Day
2 Sisters - Anything Goes

Then I decided to make another creation using Priscilla's 'Oil Lamp' Set used with a Christmas theme. . .

 And this card also fits into these challenges:
The Crafty Pad - Christmas
Meljens Challenge - Anything Goes
Stamp Something - October Digi Day
Totally Gorjuss - Sparkle
I Did It Creations Challenge - Surprise Me
One Stitch At A Time - Anything Goes
Christmas Card Challenge - Christmas
2 Sisters - Anything Goes

As you can see, I LOVE doing sketch challenges and THIS is one of my FAVORITE challenge sites!  Why not come join me .. you won't regret it!!

Hugs to you all and I hope you're having an AWESOME day!!  Thanks for stopping by!!


  1. Two gorgeous cards Darlene, love the Christmas lamp. :)
    Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Pad challenge this week. :)

    xxDebbie The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs

  2. What great cards, Darlene! Girl, you rock those challenges!

    LOVE your parlor, my friend--gorgeous! Great paint choice!

    Hope you're having a beautiful fall day...


  3. Darlene, not one but two fantastic creations using this week's sketch. You did such a wonderful job bringing both images to life with you great use of colors, details and design. Very creative use of the oil lamp -- you showed us how to make a perfect Christmas card with it. Way to go!! You rock!

  4. Very pretty card you made! Thank you for playing with us at I Did It Creations this week! Hope to see you again soon!


  5. These are beautiful! Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at For Fun.

  6. Lovely Christmas card, super image and papers. Thanks for joining in at The Crafty Pad this week.

    Pat xx

  7. Fantastic cards and great coloring. Love them both! Thanks so much for joining us at For Fun this week. "Hugs" Carol

  8. Look at you!! A "double your pleasure" post, and I do mean double your pleasure...these are both outstanding! I love the design paper you chose on both these cards, what a delight to get to feast my eyes on two of your creations!! Thanks!!

  9. Great card and layout Darlene, love the colours and the orange bow is gorgeous and a lovely touch. Thankyou for entering this with us at OSAAT this week. Luv Brenda xxx

  10. Wow both are gorgeous! Love the bright cheerful colors! The pumpkin looks shiny! Thanks for playing at Meljen's Designs this week!

  11. oh Darlene, these are gorgeous!!!
    So glad you shared it with us @ Creative Belli!
    hugs & blessings!

  12. Beautuful card & such superb colours. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week

  13. I don't know which of these two gorgeous cards I like the best. They are both so beautiful. Thanks for joining us at I Did It Creations.

  14. Gorgeous cards! Love all the embellishments! Pretty designer papers! Fabulous job! Thanks so much for playing along with us at For Fun Challenges! Hope you’ll be joining us for the next challenge!


  15. Both card are just amazing! Thanks so much for joining us at For Fun Challenges!

  16. Wonderful creations .... such bold colours! Thank you for joining us at For Fun this week!

  17. WOWZER!! Dar, these are just stunning girl!! I love the beautiful Fall colors and the images are stunning too!! Awesome job with the sketch!! :)

  18. Beautiful cards! So glad you joined us for this weeks CCC!

  19. These are lovely! Thanks for joining in with Daring Cardmakers.

    Lynda xxx

  20. I love the cards! especially the stamps you used! Gorgeous! thank you so much for joining us at stamptacular this week!

  21. Wonderful Fall card!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at TPE!!
    Sheri-TPE DT

  22. Wow Darlene, you are rocking these images. Thank you.. Your take on the sketches are amazing as well.


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