Saturday, January 31, 2015

Winners–Challenge #20!

Hello Challenge Fans!

Popping in today to announce the winners of the last AEIU Challenge!!  And boy did you all make it tough!!  But the Challenge Team voted, and here are our two winners!!

Congratulations, ladies!!  You both have won a $25 Avery Elle Gift Certificate!!  Your projects are darling, and we loved how you incorporated the paper piecing technique!!  Outstanding projects!!  Please watch your email inboxes for information about obtaining your prize!!

We have several shout outs for our Runner Ups!

You all did such an incredible job of interpreting our Paper Piecing Challenge.  Seeing your lovely projects in our gallery just makes us soooo happy!!!

Okay, that’s it for today!!  We’ll be back tomorrow with the next AEIU Challenge!!  We hope you’ll play along with us again soon!!

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Challenge #20–Paper Piecing!!

Happy New Year, AE Fans!!

Challenge 20

Its time for the next AEI♥U Challenge – Paper Piecing!!  Paper Piecing is a super easy technique that adds that special pop of something extra to ramp up even the simplest of projects!  Here’s what our design team has created for your inspiration:

Super fun, right?!!  We’d love to see your take on the this new challenge!  Here are the rules and regulations:

1.  Avery Elle stamps or our free digital stamps must be used in each entry.  To use our digital stamp, right click on the image and save it to your favorite photo editing program. You may re-size it slightly if you wish.  Please note that our free digital stamps are copyrighted and are for personal use only.  Please credit Avery Elle when using them.

2.  You may enter as many times as you wish, but they must be posted to the InLinkz tool separately.

3.  Please enter a NEW, not previously posted, project that fits the challenge theme.  Your project must fit the theme to be eligible to win.

4.  You can link your project to Flickr, Splitcoast Stampers or any other online gallery if you don’t have a blog.

5.  If you have a blog, please include the challenge graphic in your post, with a live link to the Avery Elle Challenge Blog.

6.  Winners will NOT be chosen randomly.  We will be looking for entries that include great use of color, design & creativity.

7.  You have until 12:01 AM (Pacific Standard Time) on Monday, January 26, 2015 to enter.  TWO WINNERS and three runners up will be announced on Saturday, January 31, 2014 at 6:00 AM (Pacific Time) on the Avery Elle Challenge BlogTHE TWO WINNERS WILL EACH BE AWARDED A $25 AVERY ELLE GIFT CERTIFICATE!!
Happy creating!!