Challenge #162 – Comment for the Chance to Win!

It’s time for a new YNS challenge! Challenge #162 starts right now! How about a sketch this time around?

Challenge #162 – Sketch

Our challenges always come with 2 ways to win:

#1 – Would you like the chance to win a YNS stamp set? Leave a comment on this post by April 21, 2021 at midnight est to be entered in the random drawing. Want more entries in the drawing? Leave comments on YNS’ IG and FB pages too!

#2 – Would you like the chance to win a YNS store e-gift card? Link up your creation at the bottom of this post by April 29, 2021 at midnight est to be entered in the random drawing to win a $15.00 YNS gift certificate. If your creation contains YNS products and you are the random winner then you receive an extra $5.00.


YNS Supplies: Geometrics 6×6 Paper Pad
Spring Smiles
Tropical Paradise Gumdrops


YNS Supplies: Cloud 9 Stamp Set


YNS Supplies: Spring Kitten
Spring Kitten Die Set
Stitched Ovals Die Set
Summer Plaid 6×6 Paper Pad
Black Olive Ink
Purple Passion Ink

Karen A.

YNS Supplies: Slim Stitched Panel Die Set
Black Olive Ink
Totally Retro Black Olive Ink
Totally Retro die set Black Olive Ink 
Magical Pastel Gumdrops Black Olive Ink 


YNS Supplies: Sea Friends


YNS Supplies: Happy Gnomies
Happy Gnomies Die Set
Stitched Grass Die 
Black Olive Ink
Circles Die Set 
Stitched Fishtail Banner Die Set 

Challenge Details:

  • YNS’ Challenge #162 ends on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at midnight EST.
  • Only new creations please.
  • Limit of 3 entries per challenge, per person, each entry must be different.
  • Be sure to link back to our challenge in your blog post or gallery entry.
  • Entries not meeting the challenge guidelines will be removed.
  • All stamps are welcome, although we love to see YNS stamps and dies on your projects.
  • One random participant will win a $15 gift certificate to the Your Next Stamp store.  If YNS stamps or dies are the focal point then the winner receives an additional $5 gift certificate for a total of $20.  The winner will be announced on the YNS Blog the Sunday after the challenge closes.
  • The YNS Top Pick will receive the “YNS Top Pick” badge and their project will be featured on the YNS Blog the Sunday after the challenge closes.  To be considered for the Top Pick, YNS stamps/dies must be the focal point of your project.

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  1. 1
    Marisela Delgado says:

    Such cute cards!

  2. 2
    Priya says:

    Adorable and super cute cards…

  3. 3
    Isabel Z says:

    Love everyone’s interpretations of the sketch design!

  4. 4
    Shari says:

    Lovely cards! I especially like the slimline.with the TV stamp set.

  5. 5
    Sharon Brand says:

    I love all the cards, they are fabulous!
    The first one, envelope of flowers,
    really caught my eye!

  6. 6
    Raquel Mason says:

    Very fun sketch! Great samples from the design team!

  7. 7
    Jeanne Beam says:

    Love all the adorable cards by the designers. The gnome is so cute.
    Thanks for sharing…

  8. 8
    Jeanie L says:

    Great sketch and fantastic cards!!

  9. 9

    Wonderful cards by the team!! I really love Sam’s dolphin card. Very striking. Great sketch!!

  10. 10
    Louise says:

    Great sketch, and wonderful inspiration from the designers.

  11. 11
    Tricia T says:

    So cute! I love Kerri’s Gnome card!

  12. 12
    Cynthia O. says:

    Fun inspiration from the DT. Great variety! I LOVE sketch challenges… hope to join the fun.

  13. 13
    Mary Holshouser says:

    Amazing the different ways a design can
    be used. Wonderful cards.
    thanks for sharing

  14. 14
    Denise Bryant says:

    Awesome cards inspired by this sketch!

  15. 15
    Kelly Kennedy says:

    Wow, I want all of these stamps! Especially love the cats and gnomes!

  16. 16
    Lynne In NI says:

    Fab cards and great sketch too!

  17. 17
    Heather Mills says:

    Fabulous sketch!! The DT did an awesome job showing of some of its many possibilities!! I LOVE Sam’s sea themed card; it is just stunning!

  18. 18
    jean marmo says:

    Such wonderful inspiration!

  19. 19

    Such creative ways to use the sketch! I love the sweet images, especially the little envelope with the flowers.

  20. 20
    Pam Sebring says:

    What a fun sketch! They are all bright and cheery! Great job team!!

  21. 21
    Steffi H. says:

    Great sketch to create a scene.

  22. 22
    JenAA says:

    Lovey creations!!!๐Ÿ˜ป

  23. 23
    KT Fit Kitty says:

    Cute cards and nice sketch! Love those retro stamps!

  24. 24
    Andrea H says:

    What fabulous talents the DT have.
    Fantastic cards.
    Thank you for the inspiration

  25. 25
    Mary-Anne V says:

    These are such fun cards and great challenge.

  26. 26
    Sue D says:

    Wonderful variety of cards using this sketch.

  27. 27
    Carol E. Wortman says:

    Wow design team!! Every card has something gorgeous, funny, bright, cheery,, hysterical and fun! I love watching the YNS challenges, the Team has wonderful talent and imagination and highlights every stamp making it a must have. Okay… my wish list is ready! Thanks for the inspiration! Fingers crossed ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿคž๐Ÿคž๐Ÿคžโค

  28. 28
    Lisa Peronto says:

    Such awesome samples and inspiration. Great sketch.

  29. 29
    Scraporcraft says:

    Great project shares. Nice moon, water, and shine on Sam’s card.

  30. 30
    Roslyn Jin says:

    Superb creations. Thanks for the inspiration!

  31. 31
    Cheryl Taylor says:

    Great looking cards! They prove that this challenge sketch is great way to make unique cards!

  32. 32
    Sharon Gullikson says:

    Oh, I LOVE the envelope of flowers, and the gnome. LOVE THEM SO MUCH

  33. 33
    Carla Hundley says:

    Lots of fun creations!
    Carla from Utah

  34. 34
    Angela Lunn says:

    Amazing cards. Thank for the inspiration.

  35. 35
    Valerija says:

    Beautifully designed cards and great sketch.
    Valerija xx

  36. 36
    The Spring Leaf says:

    Such beautiful creations!

  37. 37
    Carol says:

    An array of wonderfully inspiring cards! The more I see the retro set, the more I ‘need’ it! So very cool!

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