*Each week our sponsors are giving away prizes. Anyone can win Card of the Week and fabulous goodies like this gorgeous collection from Zutter - all you need to do to win this weeks Sponsor's prize is make a card based on Laura's sketch 27 and link it up using Mr. Linky. Good luck :)*
Monday, June 1, 2009
1st Annual Ultimate Card Showdown
Welcome to the 2 Sketches 4 You Ultimate Card Showdown. We are celebrating our 1st Anniversary and wanted you all to join in on the fun and festivities as we say thank you to one and all for an amazing year. In honor of our 1st year Annivesary we are teaming up with some of the biggest names in the crafting industry to bring to you a Card Challenge 2 Sketches style: A card challenge so big, so wonderful and so exciting, filled to the brim with sketches, cards, inspiration, anticipation and PRIZES that will change the way you make cards 4 eva!
Over $500 in products from the following sponsors...
( for a detailed description of all the prizes, please see HERE)
Top 30 finalists will receive prizes from the following sponsors...
How to get started..
Create the most stunning card ever based on Laura's sketch. Take a beautiful clear picture of your card and post it on your blog, website or public gallery THEN hop on over here and link up your card using MR. LINKY!
How much time do you have...
One week! Have your card linked through Mr. Linky by Midnight Saturday June 6 (that is U.S. Mountain Time).
What happens next...
Our wonderful Judges (past and present 2 Sketches 4 You Design Team Members) are going to pick their favorite TOP 30 cards. They will secretly email us their choices and we will announce those finalists on Sunday June 7 right here together with Card of the Week and the Fab 5! and the Sakura Random Prize Winner of the Week. The Top 30 Finalists will also receive their exclusive Sketch to be completed by the following week. The winner of Card of the Week will get the prize donated by the Sponsor of that Week. Oh yes did we tell you that the Sponsors will be giving us their input on the Cards so be sure to visit their websites *wink-wink*.
Monday is a BIG day...
On Monday June 8th we will bring you another sketch and a fab NEW Sponsor. This is a great opportunity to play along and be eligable to win fantastic prizes from our Sponsors for Card of the Week or to have your name highlighted as the Fab 5! At the end of the week we will announce the TOP 20 finalists (from the 30 finalists previously chosen) that are advancing to the next round and also our Card of the Week Winner, Fab 5! and the Sakura Random Prize Winner of the Week
So anythings goes right?
Well not quite ;) We do have a few little Red Tape Guidelines that we would like you to follow. Take a peek at them HERE. Make sure you understand them before you link your entry. Have any questions? Use our CHAT BOX - it is instant and we check it a few times a day. That way everyone can benefit from the answers...
Ready for your sketch? Here it is...
Laura's Sketch 27
Laura used the Bind-it-All and Teressa Collins paper to make her journal
Our Rock Star Design Team (ahem Judges) have created these stunning beauties to get you in the creative mood:
Kim used the Bind-it-All to make her card
Latisha used the Bind-it-All for her sketch book
*Sponsor of the Week*
Create innovative and completely customizable mini books and craft projects with the Bind-it-All from Zutter Innovative Products. The Bind-it-All V2.0 has upgraded features that makes punching and binding your projects easier than ever! Along with other tools like the Dreamkuts, Round-it-All and all new Display-it-All and Spinner Album Kit, Zutter keeps you at the peak of creativity! Visit their website at: binditall.com
This week Zutter is sponsoring this fabulous prize for Card of The Week
Woohooo this is going to be TONS of fun!! We can hardly wait to see all of your beautiful cards! Remember we are using Mr. Linky for the first time! Please let us know if you have any troubles uploading! Questions can be asked through emails to either Kazan or I, or in our cute little chat box!
Laura and Our Rock Star Design Team!!