Monday, June 29, 2009

Laura's Sketch 29 & Top 5 Finalist Gallery

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Congratulations Cardmakers - you have made it to the FINAL round of the Ultimate Card Showdown. One of you talented Cardmakers will be our Grand Prize Winner!
Here is your assignment for Week 5:

1. Make us the most fabulous, original and drop-dead gorgeous card based on the sketch above.
2. Post your card on your blog or public gallery and then email your card to Laura Davis who will link you up in the special Top 5 Gallery.
3. Your deadline is Midnight Saturday July 4th (U.S. Mountain Time).
4. The Winner will be announced here on July 5th
5. Please read the following Rules and Regulations before posting your card

Top 5 Finalist Gallery

1. Jenn
2. Jo

Laura's Sketch 29

This is the final week of this exciting Ultimate Card Showdown! What a blast it has been and the competition very stiff, you all are uber talented cardmakers! Thank you to all who participated. This will have to be a tradition that we will have to carry out every year! We are down to just 5 and the WINNER will be announced in just one week! Knock our socks off ladies we cannot wait to see your final entries. :D

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How to Enter:
• Please provide a link to your card by posting it on this thread
• Deadline for all entries: Saturday July 4th at Midnight (US Mountain time)
• Your card should be based off the sketch provided and can be of any theme.
• The winning card will be announced as the Card of the Week on Sunday, June 5th at 2 Sketches 4 You.
• International Cardmakers are welcome to enter.

Let the creativity begin!

Laura & Our Outstanding Design Team!


Ingrid said...

Great sketch, and gorgeous cards by the DT.

Dora said...

What a wonderful sketch! Sure will make it:)
And the Dt has made wonderful cards with it!!

hugs Dora

cnelson said...

loooooooooooove the sketch and ALL those amazing cards!

Anabelle O'Malley said...

Oh wow! Absolutely stunning cards! I love the sketch, Laura.

Terria said...

Great sketch I love your cards!!! Have a great week guys :)

Dora said...

I'm sorry, I make an mistake with the link to my's going to your site...will link a new one

xo Dora

Janice said...

Great sketch... again, Laura. Love your card and the DT team did a fantastic job.

Janet O'Brien said...

fabulous sketch and beautiful cards from the DT - I enjoyed this weeks sketch!

Liz Weber said...

Laura thanks for another gorgeous sketch - I loved using this one.

The DT cards are so elegant, devine, beautiful and very very inspiring - THANKS for the inspiration ladies!

Ginny Larsen said...

thanks for the great sketch :D the DT is so so so talented.

Angie Tieman said...

Great sketch and fabulous cards from the design team, as always!!

Anonymous said...

This is my first attempt at a card sketch, and my first entry in a comp here...loved the sketch and loved the interpretations from the DT. Good luck to everyone who enters.

Ann said...

Awesome sketch!! Fabo cards by the DT too!!

Dora said...

gorgeous examples of a great sketch!

Elaine said...

I had fun with this sketch! I'm so happy I finally got a chance to participate.

Anonymous said...

Here I am last minute on the 4th of July, the lovely cards are very inspiring and the challenge is so motivating as always. Thank you 2S4U.

Mona Pendleton said...

I had fun with this sketch! I am glad I could play even while on vacation :) Thanks, Mona

Nathalie said...

I just posted mine on my blog... I know it's a couple of days late but I really wanted to use this great sketch!

Leah l'Orange said...

i'm with Nathalie! i got to this a little late, but haven't done a simple, cute card in a while, so i had to play! :)

congrats to the winners!