Hi everyone – due to an internet connectivity problem this morning, the rest of the contests/calls/events info is being posted now. There is so much going on right now with NSD celebrations this weekend, so let’s continue!
Scrapbook News & Review – May 2009 Calls
Scrapbook Heaven – National Scrapbook Day Events
Join us, at Scrapbook Heaven on Saturday, May 2nd as we celebrate National Scrapbooking Day! Our theme is "The Music in Me!"
LOTS of wonderful challenges to inspire you! Turn your music up and scrap along with us! One challenge entry will be drawn to win an awesome Scrapbook Heaven Kit.
Me and Mom’s Big Ideas – Grand Opening Celebration
Where will you be the month of May? At Me and Mom’s Big Ideas, of course!
We are having a Grand Opening Celebration all month long! Challenges (with prizes), weekly winners (with prizes), and games (with prizes)! There many even be a stray prize here and there! Can you tell we like prizes?
One of our “games” I can tell you about already! How fun is that! Join the site and for every 25 posts you make your name will go into a drawing.
Head over to Me and Mom’s Big Ideas today!!
Vintage Plum – Plum Star Search
Sign-ups are now until May 9th. You must be signed up to be eligible to win. For more details and to sign up to be a part of the Plum Star Search click this link.
Vintage Plum – Weekly Challenge April 27th – May 2nd
Weekly Challenge – Home Decor
This weeks challenge is to create a home decor project using your scrap supplies. No traditional layouts or cards applicable! To see some examples go here.
During that entire week, all forum members will be able to vote for their favorites (you can vote for more than one) and the project that receives the most votes by Sunday at 8pm cst will be the winner of that challenge. The winner will have their name and project displayed in a special place.
We will also do a random drawing at the close of the contest and one lucky contestant will win a $5.00 gift certificate to be used toward a future kit purchase. Please note that there is only one entry per person for the drawing even if you entered more than one project.
We look forward to seeing what all of you come up with!
Dixie Pieces – National Scrapbooking Day Event
DixiePieces is offering challenges to get you scrapping this weekend in celebration of National Scrapbooking Day. All the April challenges in their forum will be extended, and two new challenges will be added on Saturday, May 2nd. The deadline for completing challenges will be Sunday night, May 3rd, at midnight PDT.
For each challenge completed, you will receive a ticket for the random prize drawing. What’s the prize? A free June 2009 scrapbook kit! June? Wow! That’s not even available for sale yet! But wait; there’s more! In addition to receiving the June 2009 kit before it’s available to anyone else, you will win the opportunity to be the June 2009 guest designer! Interested? Head on over here and start completing those challenges!
Serendipity Scrapbooks – Monthly Team Challenges
Scrappin… and the chance to win prizes for getting lots of crafting done?
What could be more perfect, and more fun? Layouts, cards, and altered items, we love to see it all. Well come on over and join our SUPER fun Team Challenge over at Serendipity Scrapbooks. It’s a great way to scrap, make friends, and win prizes for getting lots done. Each month, partners are paired off and can scrap anything and whatever they want to get points and be entered to win as a team for the challenge. The team challenge runs a month long, and starts new each month. You can also earn extra points for completing the daily challenges, and other activities on the site. It’s a GREAT way to make new scrappy friends, scrap to your hearts content, and have a wonderful time getting so much done. Hope to see you there.
First of all we would like to invite you to grace our Gallery with your creativity! We challenge you to load 10 new, never been seen before layouts to our gallery by midnight on May 2, 2009. In return, you will receive a store credit for $10.00 off your next Croppin Paradise store purchase of $40.00 or more! (See this thread for more information and to sign up for this promotion.)
While you are adding your artwork to our Gallery, make sure you check out our "Bringing Back the Old Days" NSD crop in the forum! Pull out your stickers, punches and deco scissors and get ready to be creative! Our Design Team has put together 10 retro challenges, each one with a $10.00 prize up for grabs! (See this thread in our forum for more information.)
A Million Memories – NSD Weekend
At A Million Memories, we are celebrating National Scrapbook Day Friday through Sunday. Join us on our message boards and you will find several tutorials from our INCREDIBLE design team, including instructions on making watercolor backgrounds (by Larissa Albernaz), creating your own hand-cut titles (by Rachel Hall), using masks and mists (by Mia Caniza), just to name a few. We will have several sketches available, printable journaling spots, challenges and PRIZES galore including gift certificates for A Million Memories. Also, if you participate in our crop, you can enjoy 20% off of everything in our store for the weekend. COME and help us celebrate with A Million Memories this NSD.
Jill Paulson – Blog Contest
Jill Paulson is hosting a contest on her blog for a Cosmo Cricket paper crafting kit. Deadline is May 5/09. You can read the full details here.