Thursday, October 13, 2011

Sharing is Caring...CONTEST CLOSED (winner announced)

...and because I love all of you, I have so much I want to share with you today that you won't want to miss out on!!

First up - Look what goes on sale TODAY!!! Wheee!!

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I'm so excited to to have been asked back to be a part of Scrapbook & Cards Today + PageMaps' new 2012 calendar! I loved last year's version and being a part of their stellar line up and believe me when I say this one is even better...AND it has a real cutie on the cover that I happen to know pretty well! ;) Once again the calendar will offer 13 months of inspiration, tips, tricks and techniques.

But brand new for 2012 they have included additional technique photos each month to get you trying some new things. There are also bonus PageMaps, CardMaps, photo tips and more. And the best part, it's only $9.95! A fabulous gift to yourself
and an even more fabulous holiday gift for your papercrafting friends! Visit Scrapbook & Cards Today's website at www.scrapbookandcards.com and be sure to order yours today!

And then there's this:

Crop & Create Markham - January 13/14

Get ready! Registration for classes for Crop & Create Markham, ON goes live today and registration for the event will open Monday, Octob

er 17th at 7:00 p.m! We have Becky Fleck, Vicki Boutin, me, Sarah Hodgkinson and Angela Urbano combining forces for this one-of-a-kind education event! Of course, there will be surprises in store ~ some small and one really big ;) Attendees will have 11 amazing classes to choose from, 2 on-site stores to shop in, a fun 2 hour make n' take session for everyone, dessert buffets each night, a gourmet sandwich lunch, coffee/tea Saturday morning and a really good goody bag to enjoy! There are only 132 spaces (trust me, this is NOT a lot!) so don't miss out!


Let's see...what else is there?

Mmmmm. How about a giveaway! I love doing posts with giveaways! Not only am I thrilled that I to get to join them in their class as a guest designer, but I have a spot to giveaway to my friends' Jennifer McGuire and Kristina Werner's amazing HOLIDAY CARD BOOT CAMP!! Oh yes! What generous girls and you definitely don't want to miss this!! Get your holiday cards done and out of the way in early NOVEMBER! Won't you feel so accomplished?! Registration is already open so here are the deets:

Have you taken a peek at your calendar recently? The holidays are just around the corner! We're here to help you check hand crafted holiday cards off your to-do list!
Join Jennifer McGuire, Kristina Werner and 12 of their most talented friends as they walk you through how to create your own 2011 holiday card in Holiday Card Boot Camp. Whether you're hoping to create a card that includes photos, a newsletter, a gift card or more - you're sure to be inspired. This class includes easy to mass-produce cards, 16 videos, card sketches, and stamping and cardmaking techniques.

Holiday Card Boot Camp runs November 7-21, but all content will always be available after signing up! This fabulous class is only $29 and includes many prizes, along with discount codes to favorite online stores.
For more class information or to register, click here.
To win a spot of your very own, simply leave a comment here te
lling me what you'd do with all your free time this holiday season knowing your cards were already taken care of! ;) I'll leave the contest open

over the weekend and will announce the winner sometime on Monday so be sure to get your entry in now! Please only one comment per person
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And please - go ahead and register to make sure you get in on this amazing deal. If you win my spot, Jennifer and Kristina will gladly refund your money or let you pass the class on to a friend! So there's nothing to loose!

Have a wonderful Friday!
xoxo,
kg

And the WINNER OF THE HOLIDAY CARD BOOT CAMP giveaway is:
(And this girl REAAAALLLLLY needs to buy a lotto ticket TODAY!)

KRISTIN HAYNE!



63 comments:

Danielle said...

I would spend my free time working on my December Daily journal! Thanks for the chance!!!

Kelly said...

I would spend some time making tags for this year's gifts... never have time for those kinds of crafty projects!

Cindy deRosier said...

I'd lounge around reading, baking and doing jigsaw puzzles. Ahh... relaxing just thinking about it.

Lynne said...

If my Christmas cards were done then I would have time to make some extra cards for the card exchange my family does each year.

April said...

Very exciting! If all my cards were done, I'd simply spend that time scrapping! ;)
- April W

Lisa said...

If my Christmas Cards were done, I would enjoy the time with my family and friends.

Lisa H.

javagirl said...

If all my Christmas Cards were done, I could spend more time cleaning my scrap room up.

Linda E said...

I would get started on my baking and decorating! Thanks for the chance.

Aimee Kidd said...

If my cards were done I'd probably have more time to shop!! What girl doesn't love to shop? Thanks for the chance to win a spot!

TracyM said...

I think I would spend my time baking, and spending time with my two awesome little boys. Thanks for the chance.

Michelle L. said...

I would spend my time doing a bit more journaling, and perhaps try to begin a new Christmas baking tradition with my daughter.

Thanks for the chance to win!

wendipooh13 said...

I would be spending time with our new baby which is due on the 15th, so then I can enjoy every sweet moment....

Margie said...

I would have more time for all kinds of other Christmas crafts!

Cathy said...

If my cards were done early, I hope I would spend more time enjoying the season with less stress!

Melissa said...

I would spend my free time working on my first December daily album. Thanks for the chance to win a spot!

Lisa (lisascraps) said...

Relax, relax and get crafty!

Linda H. said...

If my Christmas cards were done I just might work on finishing last year's Christmas pages (or maybe the year before . . . . or the year before that??) :-)

Kristin Hayne said...

I WOULD HAVE THAT MUCH MORE TIME TO SHOP AND MAKE GIFTS!!!

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the chance to win! My answer is just spending time with family, because I moved away when I married my husband and all visits seem small now!

Alice Cosac

Monica said...

In my free time I would catch up on all my photo editing & printing, and of course scrapbooking my fave photos!

Anita &/or Char said...

If I had all it all done... I would spend my 'free' time baking& quilting for others

KellyK said...

Free Time...what a wonderful thought that is!!! And what would I do with free time....SCRAPBOOK!!! Yippee!!! Can't wait to get to Crop and Create. Three months and counting!!

dlhfks said...

Free time? I can't remember what that is like. Is there such a thing? I would love to have a nice day scrapbooking.

Vic said...

I'd use my free time to make some extra cookies!

Shannon said...

I would use the extra time to make more cards to give to friends and family who cannot afford to buy them to send out this year. Helps them and gives me pleasure.

Kelly said...

Right now, I'd use my free time to sleep then scrap:) Having a babe does not lend itself to a lot of sleeping! He's SOOOOO worth it though:)

Liz (wifelady) said...

I could use the extra time to make gift tag sets to give as gifts and create handmade packaging for gifts!

Laura said...

I would put my feet up and watch some Christmas movies

BubbleGirl said...

I would spend my time making new memories with my loved ones.

Michele said...

I would spend more time with my boyfriend!

KristiM said...

I would spend my time making more gifts for the people I love and relaxing and crafting with my kids.

Pearl Maple said...

am liking the look of the calendar as inspiration to create more pages on our family history project

kathrynlogue said...

I would spend more time with my family!!

anneberit said...

I'd drink some more cacao, just to celebrate :) Thanks for the chance to win.

Carolin said...

I think I would go outside more often and try to catch as much (sun)light as I can :)

Gill said...

I would indulge in the luxury of making a journal for my holiday!

April said...

I would spend more time baking gifts!

Stephinka said...

I'm going to be resting and probably watching Love Actually, which I watch every year at Christmas ;D

Bast said...

I will spend my free time baking! I love baking cookies and since this is almost the 'cookie' season I will be looking for some new recipes to try. Then I can put them all into little mini books for the family so they will have the recipes.

Thanx for the chance to win!

KimMJ
bast830@comcast.net

Denise said...

I'd spend all my free time on my vacation week early December visiting down at my Mom's. She had knee replacement surgery in August and could use some help! I'd love to have my cards all finished up by then so I would feel that they were all taken care of.
DeniseB

Sarah J. Moerman said...

Beautiful layout!!! If I get all my cards done I'll actually do some baking this year. :)

gRiSeL™ said...

I SO hope to win!!! It would be a great chance for me to improve my skills as a new card maker. Thank you for the opportunity to win (:

pattyg said...

Free time? What's that?!? Ha! I would probably spend it baking yummy holiday treats! Thanks for the chance to win!
Patty G. in NJ

Dana D. said...

My free time would be used finishing up 2 scrapbooks I've been working on for my grand daughters. Thanks for the chance to win this great give away.

Lisa P said...

With Christmas cards done I'd get to the baking, shopping, decorating, parties....

Sue McRae said...

I'd spend my time doing some holiday baking. Thanks for a chance to win!

GabyCreates.com said...

Lets see, if all my card were done early, the extra time I would spend probably scrapbooking! I am so behind since I just started less than 2 years ago, thanks for the chance to win!

funkycrafter said...

i would like to have time to make some extra cards to take the the local nursing home for them to give to those who won't get any cards. will probably do this anyway, but would have to rush it and make simpler cards.

photogo1 said...

With Christmas cards done there would be more time for BAKING COOKIES!

Kristina said...

I think I would bake cookies and wrap presents! Thanks for the chance to win!

A Crafty Person said...

With all that free time I would watch all my favorite Christmas movies. I would also bake more.
Thanks for the chance to win!

Sandra U. said...

I would bake cookies with my two year old son who loves to be in the kitchen sniffing spice jars and mixing dough!

KatKat said...

I'd spend time on making a mini-album about my year of 2011. =)

Amy said...

I'd love to spend quality time with my family during the holidays. There have been years that I feel like I am struggling to get things accomplished in a timely fashion. Thanks for the chance!

Shawninaz said...

I always need more time to shop!

The Constant Scrapper said...

Oh, if my cards were already done I would spend more time practicing my Christmas carols on the piano so we can have sing-alongs! And I'd likely make more of my gifts. :-) Thanks so much for the chance to win this class.

Sally said...

Thanks for a chance to win a spot in this class! If my cards were all done ahead of time, I'd make more handmade gifts for family and friends - and maybe do a little baking also!

pegg said...

What a fun page! Would love to get my cards done and have more time to make homemade gifts! Always run out of time..

Anonymous said...

I would spend my free time baking more.

Marian

Hannah said...

I would spend time with my family and have fun baking with my little brother. Yum!

Jingle said...

LOL! Well, I would likely use it to work on holiday GIFT making!

crazydebbi said...

Any free time I had would be spent crafting for friends and family or catching up on my naps!!

Jenifer Ann said...

Have scrumptious dinners and invite families and friends over :)
Thanks for a chance to win - would love to win a spot!