January is National Papercrafting Month, and that makes us happy! To celebrate, Close To My Heart has created an exclusive papercrafting kit made just for this month.
Each day in January, one lucky person will win the Felicity Collection by commenting at the National Papercrafting Month blog. The blog highlights papercrafting, stamping, and felicity (a.k.a. happiness). You can see the kit and also find out how to purchase or get the Felicity Collection free by contacting a Close To My Heart Consultant.
On January 1st I launched my new website and to celebrate that, together with the fact that I am one of the new Tattered Angels Educators for 2010, I am doing a give away on my blog. Leave a comment before Wednesday 13th to make change in winning a Cosmo cricket craft kit, of their choice! (the new releases are just around the corner!)
The 7 Nerdy Girls at Envious are having their very 1st monthly challenge and we want you to play. Come by the blog and see what you have to do. One lucky NVS winner will get a $20 Gift Certificate to one of the coolest Etsy Shops around. Come check us out!
We are so excited to announce that we are looking for designers for our February 2010 to July 2010 team!! The call is open from January 9 – 17th. We will be announcing the new design team o\n our blog and newsletter on January 20th.
So who are we looking for?
We are looking for inspiring designers who are creative, ambitious and who can design with some of the top manufacturers products in the industry! We are looking for designers who can display the following:
– Open communication skills
– Unique individual style
– teamwork and cooperation
– Ability to display and teach different techniques\
-Ability to create layouts from a basic to a more advanced skill level
-Creativity in the use of our products to help promote A Walk Down Memory Lane
– Ability to teach online classes and write up instructions
Not quite ready to let the holidays go? Neither are we!
Now that you have all of those wonderful photos from the holidays, let's get them scrapped! That's what this month long crop is all about at My Sketch World forum.
6 BIG envelopes full of scrappy goodies to award as prizes. All prizes will be awarded by random draw.
This month My Sketch World is being sponsored by The Cutting Cafe. The contest this month using one of the sets that Regina has given us and you need create a layout or card with it.
The second part of the contest is you have use MSW January sketches for this contest (the 2nd or the 15th sketches)
* you can use any of the digi stamps
* they have to clearly seen on the layout or card
* this will not count toward the crop
* deadline Jan 28th at midnight PST
* winner will be chosen by the sponsor – The Cutting Cafe
* designers are able to join in the contest
* layouts have to new for this contest
* any theme but must use the sketches provided
Closing date for the call: January 31, 2009
Monthly '3 Sketches' contest:
Each month we post 3 sketches — a 2-page layout; a 1-page layout; and a card. You may create as many projects as you wish using one, two or all three of the sketches for the month. Layouts should be loaded to the CC Gallery under January Contests – 3 Sketches.
One lucky winner will receive a fun prize from CC! Yes, we accept international contestants.
Coordinates Collections – "Out with the Old, in with the New" Contest
Closing date for the call: January 31, 2010
For the first contest of the year 2010, you will need to create a layout using a combination of some of your OLD and NEW scrappy supplies. Please indicate which is OLD and which is NEW when you upload your entry to the Gallery. A random winner will receive a NEW scrapbooking gift courtesy of Coordinates Collections. Happy New Year to all!
–Upload entries to the "Contests and Challenges" section of the CC Gallery by January 31 at 11:59 PST.
Winner will receive a $25 GIFT CERTIFICATE to the CC Store! Winner will be determined by a random drawing and announced on the CC Message Board. There's no limit to the number of entries, but you'll only be entered for the prize once.
We are Guest Designers who are passionate about creating and inspiring others. If you are not afraid to think outside of the box, let loose and have fun getting creative, we are looking for you! Guest Designers need to be interested in working with the design team to create a layout based on a series of concepts while contributing their own concept to the group challenge for their week’s mission.
Guest Design Team members must have an active blog and are willing to promote Mission Create on it as well as any online forums and galleries you actively participate in.
If you are interested in being part of our challenge blog with a twist, please send us the following by January 31, 2010 12:00 noon EST to [email protected]
– A copy of "scrapbook" resume or brief bio about yourself, your full name, address, phone number
* A link/address to your blog as well any online galleries you have
– Please share 2 layouts in which you feel depicts your style of scrapbooking
– Please tell us why you would like to be a guest designer for us!
This call is open to all countries. Please click here for more details.