Today's the Day!! - Our first challenge!!

Woohoo!! Today's the day we've all been waiting for and we are all very excited to bring you our first ever challenge at Pink Ink Sketch challenges!!!

To kick off our first challenge we are having a blog hop with some fabulous prizes!! To be in with a chance of winning you will need to enter the challenge and leave a comment on all of our blogs.

So, what could you win??

There will be five winners, each chosen by random, and here are the prizes:
Tickled Pink Stamps is an Australian based online stamp store and home of the Lil Lolita and Lad ranges and Lil Pinkette as well as fabulous matching sentiments exclusive to Tickled Pink Stamps.  Tickled Pink Stamps is sponsoring this adorable NEW Lil Little Lolita Lilith.  This image has only just recently been previewed and being released 13th July.

Love To Stamp is sponsoring with the winner receiving one Little Darlings stamp of your choice.  
Love To Stamp is the perfect place to find many of your favorite card making products
such as paper pads, sentiment stamps, embellishments from a variety of companies.
It is also home to ScrapGirl’s “Little Darlingsrubber stamps.

Situated in the heart of Europe (Switzerland), Whiff of Joy specializes in natural, deeply etched red rubber stamps, die cuts and other card making goodies. Express your love and appreciation for your loved ones by surprising them with a self-made gift. With a Whiff of Joy stamp you will always be able to highlight a magical moment in somebody’s life.
Whiff of Joy is sponsoring this wonderful stamp: Dancing Willow

Whimsy Stamps is a family-owned stamp company providing rubber and digital stamps, metal dies, and various papercrafting embellishments. They are offering up a $15 gift certificate to one lucky winner. For the month of July, all digital stamps are 25% off so click over to the store to get those digis on your wish list!

Graphicat Designs is a newly started digital stamp company, known for their line of....um.....sarcastic....but only meant to make you smile....sentiments. Soon to be a full blown rubber stamp and paper crafting supplies Online store in Western Canada. They are offering your choice of 5 digital sentiments.

Here is our first sketch which has been created by Jane.
We can't wait to see your creations with the sketch!! Now it is time to hop along to our design team's blogs to see their creations using Jane's sketch. Your first stop is Ann, and here is the hop order, just in case you should need it!

Hop Order...

And now don't forget to join in with out sketch as well.  You have a fortnight before we will have another fabulous sketch and amazing inspirations for you.

Have fun!!! x


  1. Hmmm, not every one on the team has their post up... have to come back I guess.
    Lovely with a new sketch challenge. I hope I will be able to play every now and then. I sure will find inspiration here.
    Love n hugs

  2. I've been waiting so patiently for this!! The day has finally arrived!! YIPPEEE!!

    A fab new sketch challenge blog - with an AWESOME DT to inspire us til our hearts content!!

    Can't wait to get stuck in with this first sketch - it's perfect.


  3. Thanks so much for bringing us another sketch challenge blog!! I love them and with your fabby team as inspiration I know I will have to play along with every challenge!!!

  4. Can't wait to make a card with this sketch. Hopefully tomorrow.

  5. Fab sketch and stunning inspiration girls!!! All the best with your new challenge site!!!

  6. Gorgeous inspiration along the hop thanks ladies xx

  7. I do love sketch blog. Thanks for the new one.:)
    ~darling Ho~

  8. I'm not gonna lie - you ladies have BLOWN MY MIND!! Talk about the best talent out there!! All concentrated into one blog. AWESOMEE!!

    I can't wait to have a go at the sketch myself!! You lot have DEFINITELY inspired me!!


  9. Hi everyone! It was worth waiting for! What a great creations of all of you and I will certainly make this sketch!
    However, I could not leave a message by Kellie's blog. It gave several errors while I gave my name and e-mailaddress, but still he asked for my name + e-mail. I hope I still can participate with your challenge! I can give a personal e-mail if possible?
    Good luck with your challenge blog and you will see me more in the future! I am sure of that! Hugs, Chantal

  10. congrats on this new sketch challenge blog. sketch challenges are my favourites! looking forward to participating!

  11. WOW girls I just done the hop and you are all amazing! Can't wait to start working on more with you all :)

    Hugs Kellie

  12. All I can say is- STUNNING, simply stunning! So much talent and inspiration, I'm just blown away. Now I can't wait to get started on that sketch!
    xx Katie

  13. I was so excited when I read that there will be this new challenge blog. Then it was finally time and I had to work the sketch. He's great.

    I wish you all the best from my heart for the new challenges.

    The creations of the DT's are amazing, simply outstanding.

    Love and hugs
    Dunja xx

  14. I'm sorry, but I can not finish the blog hop. to natalie's blog, I can not find entry :-( what happens now?

    Hugs Dunja xx

  15. Same with me...where is Natalie's entry?? I have hopped through all the other Blogs...so stunning creations!!! Lovely sketch and great new Challenge Blog!!

  16. Wow...ok that is a whole lot of inspiration!!What a fabulous team.I can't wait to play with this sketch!!

  17. Thank you very much for the inspirational blog hop! I've enjoyed is. Hope I can find the time to play with the lovely sketch.


  18. This has been an inspirational blog hop. You have sooo many talented ladies x

    Fab prizes up for grabs.

    I am off to design my card now x

    hugs sally x

  19. Congrats on the fabulous design team and thanks for kicking things off with such an amazing sketch- can't wait to play with it!

  20. fantastic blog hop ladies.a really showcasr of amazing talent.the sketch was fab to use :D

    xx coops xx

  21. Woowww what a beautifull sketch!!! I'd love to play along, gonna do my best!! Hopped to everybody's blog ass well, beautifull cards everybody made!! Natalie is out of the hop? I tried but see no post there and no I see her name is removed so I quess she out of the bloghop...

    gr. arjette.

  22. Im back with my card; thanks for this great sketch! Hope to play often :) Off to hop on the ones I missed last time!

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  24. Such Beautiful inspiration from the DT!! Great hop.. Love the sketch, and had fun playing along..
    Hugs, Linda

  25. Looking forward to entering these challenges.. thanks ladies for your inspiration..loved the blog Hop!
    Hugs xx

  26. What a great sketch!!! I just entered my card. Great cards from your dt members!!

    gr. arjette.

  27. Love the first sketch! I have followed along and I hope to play with this sketch today! Thanks for the chance to win some goodies...the blog hop was amazing!


  28. Thank you for a new sketch challenge. I love using a sketch when I make my cards.
    And with such a talented Design Deam, I know I can find a lot of inspiration here.
    Thank you for an amazing blog hop.
    hugs Dorte

  29. Thanks for the wonderful sketch and inspiration!

  30. Thanks for the new sketch challenge. Only Kellie had her posting for this challenge on her blog, and I could not leave her a comment...as it kept giving me an error message

  31. oops...take back! I wasn't scrolling down far enough on their pages! Sorry

  32. Wow what a great hop and you ladies are amazing lots of inspiration and ive added my take on the sketch too, looking forward to the new sketch! hugz x

  33. What a fab challenge ladies!! Thoroughly enjoyed the hop, you have a brilliant dt. All their work was amazing. Hope I've done your sketch justice Jane. Lotsa luv, hugs xxxx

  34. What a great sketch and a fabulous blog-hop. You really are on talented bunch!
    Looking forward to your next challenge :)
    Big hugs and thanks

  35. Absolutely love the sketch! Just finished the hop right now, thanks for the fun!