Here is the sketch for this weekend:


To participate in the challenge and be entered in the  raffle, make a card with this layout and upload it either to your blog, or to an online gallery.

 If you upload your card on SCS, put WSC37  (NO SPACE INBETWEEN WSC AND 37) in the keyword section. That way we can look at all of them at once!

Post a link to your card to this blog entry as a comment. Please add your entry# to it.

I will determine the winner  with on Monday at 11:30 a.m.


I used this sketch on Tuesday for my Basic Bird card.
To see samples made with this sketch now, check out the blogs of




Cambria Turnbow

Charmaine Ikach

Jenn Balcer

Laurie Schmidlin 

Lori Craig

MaryJo Albright

Sharon Harnist

Have fun creating! I can’t wait to see what you come up with.

SCS submissions


Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

137 Responses to “Weekend Sketch Challenge #37”

  1. Wooohoooo… excited to work on your sketch! I really needed this! I posted it on my blog and will upload to SCS as well. Thanks so much, Beate for all you do! What a great sketch! You are awesome! 🙂

    Entry #1

  2. I am proud of myself! I finished the sketch challenge and I posted it to my blog! Thanks, Beate!

    Entry #2

  3. #3 What a great sketch Beate! Thanks for the challenge!

  4. #5- Hey check me out did it already and it not even the weekend yet- bay is sleeping- shhh! Still rockin the good egg set 🙂
    Thanks for all your hard work!

  5. Here is my submission…

    Thanks for giving me some much needed inspiration!

    Entry #7

  6. Well this week I decided to get out of my shell and play along w/one of your amazing sketches 🙂

    Here is my card:


  7. Here is my card for this week’s challenge. I love doing these challenges. Thanks for doing them Beate!!


  8. Well, here’s my tries:
    Also, I changed my settings so people can comment! Thanks for all the great inspiration!

  9. I needed to make my niece a birhday card so I combined it with the sketch challenge. These are so much fun I am glad I strared doing these. Thank so much Beate!

  10. I love, love, love this sketch! Thanks for the fun inspiration!


  11. Thanks for another fab sketch Beate! I loaded mine to my blog and on SCS! Can’t wait to make another!
    Entry #15

  12. Hi, Super sketch Beate, it was fun! Have a great weekend. Here’s mine…


  13. #17

    Love the layering possibilities with this sketch, I might try another card tomorrow!

  14. Here’s my attempt at this weekend’s sketch. It didn’t quite turn out the way I wanted to. I might try another one tomorrow. I really wanted to sew, but I think I have enough stuff here with me at the hospital already! 🙂
    Thanks for sharing your ideas. Alicia Weiman

  15. My card is in the link to SCS submissions. Cute baby boy
    I’m ilse_3 on SCS
    Thank you.
    Entry #20

  16. Thanks for doing these challenges. This layout was great!
    here is my card

  17. I actually got to do the sketch TODAY! This was a tough one for me though. Thanks for the challenge Beate! 😉

    Entry #22

  18. I agree with you about this one Beate – it’s a great sketch that I’ll have to use over and over. Love it!


  19. #24
    Thanks for the wonderful sketch Beate! I actually LOVE my card for this one!!

  20. Thanks so much Beate!!! Have a great weekend. This was another great one!!



  21. Fab sketch again Beate! loving your cards!!!

    Here’s mine:



  22. This was another fun one, Thanks Beate. Here is my Welcome Baby boy.


  23. Just a quickie- but it was fun! Thanks Beate!


  24. Looks like I am #31. Great sketch this week – thanks Beate! So happy I had time last night to play. Here’s the link to my card at SCS

  25. #32
    i really love this sketch, beate! thank you for another fun one!

  26. #33
    Thanks for the sketch Beate — I combined it with two other challenges at SCS to come up with this Hoppy St. Patrick’s Day card:

  27. Great sketch! Here’s mine… I’m entry #34

  28. #36
    Great sketch! I used it to make a card for my cousin who just had a baby.

  29. Thanks, Beate. I LOVE these challenges and get so excited when I have stamping time on Saturday morning!

    Here’s mine:


  30. #38

    Thanks for a wonderful sketch! Have a beautiful weekend!

  31. This is my first attempt at one of the sketch challanges. I posted it in my gallery at Splitcoast Stampers.



  32. #41

    Thanks again for a great sketch Beate. Combined it with Limited Supplies challenge!

    Have a great weekend!

  33. This was fun! Can’t wait to see all the other cards.
    I’m not sure if I’ve done this right, it’s my first blog challenge to do!
    I guess I’m entry #42 ?

  34. Just here for fun! My card should look familiar 🙂


  35. My first attempt at a weekend challenge.



  36. Thanks for giving us another fun sketch
    Here is #46

  37. #47 – First WSC…Thanks for coordinating these 🙂

  38. I thought I’d try your sketch today and came up with a card that is so not my style! Loved the sketch! Thanks for the challenge! Mine is on my blog and at SCS here:

  39. Thanks for a great sketch! I actually had time to complete it this week. Here it is:


  40. Hi, Beate. I really like this sketch. It makes a great go-to sketch. I had fun playing today. here is my take on it


  41. Thanks for sharing another great sketch! Here’s my try at it:


  42. #54?

    Hey there Beate! Thanks again for you weekend challenge. LOVE THEM!

    ~Nancy Grant

  43. Hi Beate-
    Thanks for challenging us with this great sketch. This is my first challenge and I will definately be doing more.


  44. It’s been awhile since I’ve had a chance to do one of these! This was a great sketch, thanks!


  45. #57
    Always a pleasure to serve you!!! LOL I love your card for this though, so cute! I need to really figure out how to use those Aqua Painters better!

  46. Another fantastic sketch, Beate! You are so amazing!! 🙂
    Here is my take:


  47. I thought that I would give this challenge a try. It is my very first one.

  48. Great sketch, Beate! Here’s mine…

    Entry #60

  49. Finally got a chance to do mine Beate. #61

  50. I got the chance to play yesterday, but couldn’t get it posted up until today. So it went on my blog, just scroll down to the bottom of the entry to see the card. I had a bunch of scraps to work through, so I ended up changing things a wee bit…hope that’s o.k.. Here it is:
    Thanks for the fun!
    Cheers, Katie


  51. #63
    Yeah…I finally got to play with your sketch this weekend! I’ll try to make another with stamping…but this was a super fast one with just the rubons!

    Lots of huggs!!

  52. #65….I had so much fun with this one!!! I was also inspired by your watercoloring as it is my biggest CHALLENGE…so I gave it a try:
    Here’s my card on my blog
    and I posted it to my SCS gallery as well
    great creations everyone….HAPPY STAMPING!!

  53. Beate, thanks so much for posting these sketchs. I have having so much fun playing along. Here is my card for this weekends challenge.

  54. Hooray! I finally made time to do your sketch challenge! Loved this one, thanks so much! #70

  55. #71
    Hope that you are having a great weekend, Beate. Thanks for another fun sketch. And I love the olive whale you did as a sample too. 🙂

  56. #72. Well I finally got caught up enough to finally get my sketch challenge done. I so look forward to these each week. Thanks again Beate for all your wonderful sketchs. I have it posted on my blog.

  57. #73

    I had so much fun with this sketch! Thanks Beate for letting us play along.

  58. #74 Hi Beate! I look forward to your weekend sketch challenge! Here’s mine:

  59. Entry #75. Here is my card for your challange, challenged myself to use the bold brights as well.

  60. #76 Hi Beate…I really loved this layout and had a lot of fun making my card using your layout. I posted my card on my blog:

    Thanks again for the inspiration 🙂
    Dance On !

  61. #77 Thanks for posting these sketch challenges every weekend I really enjoy them. I tried something a little different this time, it is posted on my blog. Candice

  62. Thanks for this sketch!! I have never done one of yours but I always print it off in the hopes that I might and this week I did! YAY!!….here it is!!


  63. Here is my newest creation. Thanks for the great sketch.


  64. Loved this sketch! My effort is on my blog:


  65. Mine looks like #81. Love your sketches, Beate.

  66. #82
    Thanks for another great sketch Beate! Here is my card:

  67. Beate – with this card I was completely inspired by you!!! Thank you….Hope you like it????


  68. Hi Beate,
    Thanks for another great sketch. It looks like the entry numbers got confused, so I’m not sure if I’m #84 .
    Here’s my attempt:

  69. Thanks again for the weekend challenge. i loaded mine on my blog, however, you can’t see it all, not sure why.

  70. I am comment #85 for this weekend’s sketch challenge. I’ve had to slightly modify the two front panels in order to combine this with the Hanna color challenge for this weekend. Thanks Beate for doing this . . . I’m always ready for a sketch challenge, it’s my favorite. My card: Hope you like it. Thanks again!

  71. Oop! i did last week’s challenge. Sorry!

  72. Here’s my post….
    Thanks for the challenge. Have a wonderful week.


  73. #87 Slightly bent the rules but needed this card quickly and your layout was close at hand.

  74. I had a ton of fun with this layout!! See the SYMPATHY card I made for my husband…it’s not nearly as sad as it sounds:

    Thanks Beate for another great sketch!!


  75. #89
    I loved making this card. Thanks for the sketch!

  76. #90

    Beate thanks for the wonderful sketch!! Loved playing!!!

    Blog link to card:

    Splitcoast link to card:

  77. First timer here! Thanks for the challenge, I am sure I will be back for more. Check out my post for my take on this sketch. Hope you had a great weekend.


  78. Thanks for the new sketch, once again it is really appealing and I am sure to use it again. I combined my card with a purse for Sharon’s challenge at
    No Time to Stamp. My card can be found on my blog


  79. Hi Beate –

    I just finished with this great sketch!

    Maria L


  80. #96
    I’m back after missing a couple of weeks. I missed doing the challenges but “life’s dramas” were calling! Thanks for the great sketch!

  81. here is mine this was a hard one for me thank for the challenge

    my blog:


  82. Hi Beate! I love your challenges and just did a card for my brother’s b’day for this one.
    It’s here –
    Hope you had a t’riffic weekend!
    later, alligator!
    – SueB of


  83. Hi Beate,

    This is my first sketch challege.. love to check them out every week. Thanks for the great sketches! My card is on my blog:
    I’m entry #100.

  84. Thanks Beate for another fun challenge. I’m learning more about my crafting with each weekend’s challenge.

    Entry #101

  85. #104

    Thanks for the great challenge Beate! Here is my card:

    Have a great night!

  86. Another great challenge Beate! And I’m actually completing it the same weekend as when you posted it! Yeah! 🙂

    Here is my card #105:

  87. #106. Here is my submission for this week…..just in a nick of time. Thanks again!!!

  88. Beate,
    Thanks once again for another great sketch! I am so in love with them!!
    Here is mine:



  89. #109

    It’s a plane, it’s a bird…

    Here’s mine:

    Styles Ink

    Lovely sketch, thank you 🙂

  90. Hi Beate,
    Here’s my entry for WSC#37:
    Entry: 112?

  91. Here’s my entry-had fun with this idea I have had and the sketch was perfect for it. Thanks!
    #111 or #113-the above post confused me a bit?

  92. Post #115 – here is my rendition of this awesome weekend sketch – glad you had a great weekend at the beach! Here is the link

  93. I see I missed the deadline, but still made a card and love how it turned out. Thanks for the fun and hope that I can keep up with these.

  94. I missed the deadline too but it was still fun to do 🙂 This was my first Beates challenge 🙂

  95. Fabulous sketch Beate! I used the chalkboard technique also! Loved it! Heres my card:

  96. What a wonderful sketch Beate!! I will be using this again! 🙂 Have a great week! Thanks so much, here’s my card:

  97. Hi Beate!
    Apparently I did not read the deadline—whoopsie! Oh well, glad to hear the beach was a great time. Here is the link to my card:


  98. Know I am late withe the sketch, but couln’t resist doing it. Mine is on my blog.

  99. Here’s my card on my blog… Will upload to SCS, too! Thanks Beate!

  100. Well, I know it’s late, but I still wanted to let you know that enjoyed playing with your sketch! Thanks a bunch!

  101. Thanks for a great sketch challenge Beate! I combined your sketch with the chalkboard technique tutorial you did for Splitcoast. Thanks for the inspiration!

  102. I didn’t get this done for the drawing- but wanted to post it anyway, cause it’s such a great sketch. I turned it and used my new sweet Elzybell….


  103. #128

    Thanks, Beate. Loved this sketch. Here’s my submission:

    JoLynn {SCS: stampissues}

  104. I did a Bella one but not close enough to your sketch so trying again:
    This was fun! Thanks!! #130

  105. Okay, so I’m a few days late!! But, at least I got it done!! I haven’t stamped for fun in a long time–thanks!!! Here’s the link to my card:
    Have a great day!

  106. Hi Beate! I’m very late,but I did use your wonderful sketch to make my card. Thanks again for the inspiration!


  107. Hey Beate! I finally got to play with one of your sketches again, even if it was last week’s sketch! LOL! This one was super fun. Love your bird sample card with this sketch – so crisp and elegant. Thanks for the inspiration!

    Hugs & smiles!

  108. Always love your sketches Beate! Here’s one I finally got done & posted – I’ve been a step behind this past week! This was a good one, I will be using it again. 🙂

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