Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Midnight Madness Week #21 (MMSC21)

Our Month end Winner for
DRS Designs $50 Voucher is....
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Our Month end Charlotte's Challenge
Blog Candy winner is...
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Our Bonus Winner for MMSC20 is....
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Thank you to everyone who played this month!
Before we get into this weeks Sketch post, I wanted to invite those of you who have not entered the Workbox contest posted at the top of this blog, to please do so. It is very exciting and someone has to win right? It could be you :) This is the first sketch week for the Oct Months giveaways and there is a lot to cover. NOTE: I added a link to the top of my side bar for your convenience. When you visit looking for our most current sketch challenge posts, just click on that link and it will take you straight to them. As a special way to thank our players and welcome new ones, we will be hosting our very 1st Halloween/Fall themed Midnight Madness Blog Hop.....Beginning October 16th at 8 a.m. EST and ending October 20th at 12 a.m. Midnight. AND OH WILL THERE BE PRIZES....... 25 prizes to be exact.

One Grand Prize random drawing

350th Brand New Sketch Player SPECIAL Prize

13 "Cards from the Crypt" (picked by our very own DT members from the MMSC archives)

10 random Package winners

This is your last DAY to get in on the drawings for the Sept Months Giveaways and the MMSC20 weekly bonus prize. You have till Midnight EST 9-29-09 to get your MMSC20 entries in to qualify. One winner will be drawn for each giveaway on Wednesday, so be sure to check back for that. If you miss the deadline, you are still welcome to link up to Mr Linky, but any entries after the "LAST CALL" will not be in the drawing.

Each week we are awarding a special Badge Award to one person for their outstanding sketch submission. If you would like to be considered for this award, please make sure your card link is posted to Mr. Linky by Sunday of each week. This is our way of let you know how wonderfully talented you are and how much we appreciate you sharing your craft with us. This week we are proud to say the“MIDNIGHT MADNESS MASTERPIECE” Gold Star Award goes to.....

#3. Kathrin aka Kruemel
Enjoy your award and please display it proudly!
(if you would like the blinkie code, just email me ;)
Sketch Challenge Star Award MMM

The Midnight Madness Team has created a very special award called The “Midnight Madness Remarkables” Award !! We would like to acknowledge those entries that are just exceptionally Remarkable!! During our voting each week, due to the caliber of the cards entered in our challenges, we end up with so many ties and close votes, so this Fairy logo is for those recipients to display proudly. If you would each like to take our fairy logo for your side bar, she would love to come stay with you.

Thank you all for playing and please help me in congratulating our “Midnight Madness Remarkables” award winners…..
28. Rosette
40. sassy
53. Juut

Our Sponsor for the month of
October is....

The Midnight Madness Team is just thrilled with out sponsor this month. Chelsea from Gurlee Girl Design was VERY GENEROUS to our entire team. You will be getting a big treat, because we get to share some of her wonderful images on our sketch samples this month. Chelsea is a very talented artist and I just love her work. Here is a little note from her she wanted me to post.
“I am so excited to be sponsoring MMSC for the month of October. Thank you to the DT for using my stamp images in their creations. On June of 2009, Gurlee Girl clear stamp design was launched. Our first summer collection consists of three adorable, sweet and very girly designs. Our second Winter Holiday Collection 2009 was just recently release with five Gurlee Girl designs. Please be sure to stop by the Gurlee Girl shop to check out all the girls! I hope to continue my passion for drawing, designing, and crafting with the kind support that have been given to me. With sincere appreciation, Chelsea"

Winner will get 3 free stamps of their choice AND a $50 Certificate that is valid till June 2010. WOWZER :)

Thank you again Chelsea
Month End Drawing #1

Sue - McMahon Five Designs
“Challenge Blog Candy”??? Oh Yeah!! Once again, we are doubling the fun here!! Just like last month we have a bonus for our players.. Our team member Sue has so generously offered up some challenge blog candy for the month of October. For every entry to the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenges this next month, you will go in the drawing for the GRAND PRIZE Month end awards. As an added BONUS…if you "FOLLOW" Sue's blog and leave her a comment, you will get an EXTRA entry in the month end drawing, so hop on over to Sues’s blog, stay a spell, post a comment stating it is for the Oct MM Blog Challenge Candy and be sure to click the follow button. Thank you Sue for this SUPER yummy Candy donation. Check out her FANTASTIC “Challenge Blog Candy” below!!
Month End Drawing #2

Sue's Challenge Bog candy includes.

1 Aurora Flourish Stamp Set (17 stamps)
1 Birthday Present Stamp
4 Spools Ribbon (36 feet)
2 6 x 6 sheets of Rosewood paper
2 Die Cut Envy-Lopes
1 Stampin’ Up! Classy Brassy
10 Hickory Pre-Cut Wood Paper Strips
1 set of heart and flower stickers
1 set of vintage travel embellishments
1 set of baby embellishments
10 Assorted Copper Metal tags
1 Stampin’ Up Sheet of Rub-on’s
1 Believe Silver Metal Charm
1 Faith Silver Metal Charm


Belles 'n Whistles is pleased to offer an exclusive stampline created by the wonderful artist Elisabeth Bell! Manufactured here in the United States, our red-rubber stamps are deeply etched, highly detailed, foam-mounted and pre-cut, ready for immediate use! The delightful images will make priceless editions to your rubber stamp collection. Truly, these are "Stamps that tickle the heartstrings!" Summer from over at Belles ‘n Whistles is giving away two adorable stamps for the Bonus winner of this weeks Sketch challenge (MMSC21) the Little Witch with Broom and Scarecrow and Little Wizard as seen below. Thank you for your generosity.

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Below are the Design Teams samples this week and some are made with *Gurlee Girl Design images. Be sure to click on them to find out all the details of each one.

Here is Week #21 sketch (MMSC21)

*Priscilla - "priscillastyles"

Carol-Chocolate, Crafts, & Bears!

*Denise - kc242 Designs by Denise

Jane - The Paper Affair

*Michelle - Daydreams by Michelle

Lovely Linda's - Craft Central!!

*Phyllis - SparklePlenty1000

Kimmie - kimmie kaye's designs

* Carolyn - Creative Card Corner

Chris - Twinkles Glow with Stamps

*Sue - McMahon Five Designs

*Jeni - Jeni's Custom Cards

Sonya - The Pink Paper Penguin

*Charlotte - Designs From Within

1. You need to be a “FOLLOWER”
The “Midnight Madness LOGO BADGE/LINK” should be displayed on your blog
3. Your card post needs to have a Hyperlink back to this blog.
4. Tag with MMSC21 when uploading to galleries.
5. Only ONE entry per person per week please (If you choose to enter more than one, ONLY your FIRST entry will be judged and entered in the drawings)
Enter your project to Mr. Linky below

7. Leave a Comment below.
***Read the General Rules**

Note: if for any reason, Mr. Linky is not displayed directly below, please just add your link address for your project when you comment. If Mr. Linky is not here when you are, you could also check back again in a little while.

When you add your name to Mr. Linky, some how add an initial or make your name distinguished..(ie Lisa A. or Lisa B.) this will be very helpful with the more frequently used names so we can differentiate the players for our Mad Money Drawings.


  1. Oh, can't wait to play when I get home from work!!!!! Love this challenge!!!!

  2. Thank you for the masterpiece award! I feel totally honored to be chosen. Could you email me the blinkie? I can´t find the "email me" button on your blog...
    Thank you!
    Kathrin aka Kruemel

  3. Beautiful Sketch and Beautiful samples! I can't wait to play!

  4. I love this sketch and it works so well on the new Graphic 45 stickers I just bought. Thanks so much and the DT team cards are just amazing as always!!!!

  5. Thanks for another great sketch! The samples were amazing as always.

  6. I've been a follower for a while now and I enjoy it. I'm still new to all this so I will sign up for midnight madness if I can figure it all out. Wish me luck.

  7. I couldn't resist playing this week's great sketch challenge! Ladies, your cards are ALL amazing!!! Thanks for such wonderful inspiration!!!

  8. Great DT cards. Your Nana was very beautiful Linda...Loz

  9. Thank you for the Remarkables award. I am so proud of it!!


  10. Just love coming here for a sketch each Tuesday and seeing all of your wonderful cards. So much fun!

  11. I'm in. To tired to say something smart. Good night!

  12. Wonderful sketch as usual!!!
    Simply stunning cards by the DT....you gals really knock my socks off every week!!

    I have posted my card in Mr Linky. Don't fall off your chair Priscilla....it is not Monday night at 11:59 and I have posted my card. ;) LOL

  13. As always, the DT cards are all unique and wonderful! Thanks for letting Gurlee Girl sponsor this month! I'm still sitting here in "Ahw"!!! You ladies are the BEST! :)Chelsea

  14. I don't know what to say that I haven't said before! You ladies are AMAZING and your creations are ALWAYS BREATH TAKING!!! This week is no different ... totally WONDERFUL!!

  15. My gosh! Your cards are all sooooo beautiful! Wow!!! I love each and every single one of them! :) love, Love, LOVE!!! You're all so inspiring!

  16. Great sketch, wonderful cards by the DT

  17. Great sketch and dt cards! Here's mine. tfl

  18. Oh wow!! You're all so talented!! What a gorgeous set of creations!! Thanks for sharing your talents and what a fun sketch!! THANKS!

  19. I really had fun with this sketch. This is my first entry to your challenges. The DT did a fab job!


  20. What a fab sketch and Great cards from the DT, i have posted my entry on my blog.
    Trish (-:

  21. Thank you! I'm so excited to be chosen for the blog candy! I'm really enjoying the sketch challenges on here!

  22. Great sketch, I posted my entry

  23. Ok! playing my first MMSC... very nervous! everyone has such awesome and creative entries! good luck to all! =D hugs, Kris

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  25. What beautiful work done by the Design Team! Just stunning! It inspires me to pull out my sewing machine! This is my first time here but it won't be my last! Great sketch and I plan on using it a lot.

  26. Somehow I linked my card incorrectly! I am so sorry! I'm linking again!

  27. This was my first time joining in. I had alot of fun and can't wait for the next challenge.


  28. This was a super fun sketch! I liked the square that you did, so I did too!

  29. I loved the sketch this week and your designers did an awesome job!! Lovely Linda, your scapbook page is just to die for. Who could not LOVE that one??? SO glad you are the guest designer this month. You so deserve it. I just uploaded mine to Mr. Linky!!

  30. The sketch seems to be a good one to work with but this is my first midnight madness. I'm going to have fun and give this a try.

  31. Great sketch and as usual the DT outdid themselves. Had fun working on this one! Thanks for the challenge.

  32. Great sketch and wonderful DT work!

  33. What a fun sketch- I did a shaker card based off the tutorial!

    Sew Many Cards

  34. OK...
    1. I am follower.
    2. Your logo is posted on my blog (www.sunnysideofcrafting.com)
    3. My card has been added via Mr. Linky
    4. My blog page has a link back to this challenge.

    Your sketch challenge provided me a fun challenge!!

  35. This is a cute sketch! The dt has made beautiful cards and layouts. What great inspiration!

  36. Absolutely gorgeous DT cards, Ladies!!! Thank you so much for the inspiration you bring with your sketches and your cards each week...Hugs..Jacque

  37. Loved this challenge! Thanks girls.

  38. Oh Drat!! I tried to edit my Mr. Linky to change the link and it posted it twice. Please delete the first one. Sorry! It was fun to have time again to enter. I combined the sketch challenge with my weekly copic challenge too!

  39. hiya...here i am better late than never..oops been trying to find me mojo..thanks for the award me hunnies xxMy Card

  40. Hi~~Thanks for all your generosity. Really love this sketch!!!
    God Bless
    Mary Lou

  41. Great sketch and the design team is amazing!!

  42. What a great sketch and the DT designs are AMAZING...this is my first MMSC!!! I'm so glad I played today...thanks so much!!!

  43. Such a great sketch again ladies!

  44. I rotated the sketch so I could use a particular image. It's perfect sketch for showcasing bits of treasured DPs!

  45. Thank you for letting me play again...I love the layout as usual! Pam

  46. This was a fun sketch to use...thanks so much!
    Blessings, Karen A

  47. Just in time, missed last weeks fun, another fantastic display from the DT, thanks, take careX:)

  48. This sketch was awesome and the DT creations were so inspiring! i had so much fun playing along! Thanks!

  49. Wow... your examples blow me away... I am not near that creative. LOL Love the layout though!

  50. I have entered my card into MMSC21. Thank you!

  51. your examples never cease to amaze me!!! truly wonder examples ladies ~ thanks for letting me play along

  52. http://inspirationblooms.blogspot.com/2009/10/mmsc21-rubber-cafe-style.html

    here is my MMSC21 card! Thanks for the fun!

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  54. http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_5DJRCnYlW-U/SsuvVgYbjqI/AAAAAAAAAMs/rwyesbfBDaM/s320/MMSC%2321+a.jpg

    Here is the link for my MMSC#21
    THanks for the great sketch and the chance to win!

  55. Here's my card for this week http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1502897?&cat=500&ppuser=154452. Such beautiful cards from everyone.

  56. I had so much fun with this Sketch challenge. I look forward to the next one!

  57. Beautiful beautiful BEAUTIFUL!!! Loved the sketch and the samples are totally drool-worthy!!

  58. I loved the 21 MMSC sketch -the pin thing!- finally my presious papers and fun stuff came, so it was a real pleasure to work out a nice card for this challenge.
    And it was a very first card my dear husband truly liked :) lil crit :)

  59. Fun sketch! I had a good time making this card, thanx!