Saturday, May 1, 2010

National Scrapbooking Day 2010



Welcome to NSD 2010 at ScrapStreet!


Today, we have oodles of fun planned for you! Projects to inspire your creative side, challenges to conquer, prizes to win and so much more!


Everything in our Online Store is marked down 30%! Make sure you stop over there to check out these great deals! We have very talented designers devoted to creating beautiful products for your next project!


Start your event-filled NSD by hopping along some of the blogs of our very talented staff! Your first stop will be that of our extremely talented owner, Dora! Dora's blog, Life with a Twist, is sure get your NSD started right! Each of our very talented ladies are sure to keep you entertained, visually delighted, creatively challenged, and/or possibly prosperous by way of a prize!


If you get lost along the hop, here is a list of all of the participating blogs in order of appearance:











PRIZES!!!


I love prizes! I am sure you do too! SO in honor of NSD, here is the skinny:


We have THREE awesome prize packages to give away! These will be chockfull of the hottest scrapbooking products we can get our hands on! BasicGrey, Pink Paislee, Fancy Pants, Crate Paper and SO much more!


Prize #1: will go to the person who refers the MOST people to this blog hop! Make sure each person you invite leaves your name in their comment! Invite them via Facebook, Twitter, your blog, a phone call, a banner tied to a plane, or however you see fit; just invite them here! You have until Midnight EST on Sunday to comment!


Prize #2: will go to a random drawing of all of the friends Winner #1 invites! Bribe your friends with a chance to win something for them!!! I'm kidding, you don't have to bribe them just tell them about this awesome opportunity! Again, when the clock strikes midnight on Sunday, the carriage will turn back into a pumpkin and your opportunity will end!


Prize #3: will go to a random drawing from all of the challenge entries...


Now on to our challenge for the week!



I am a lass of many tidings,

My love to talk is not in hiding.

Nor is my love of writing a funny rhyme,

Which I have been known to do from time to time.

A worthy trial is issued on this day of merriment,

One that you will conquer, I believe, 100 percent!

A limerick, you must create, to adorn a page or a card,

Don't fret yourself, 'tis not that hard!

Use my friends, linked down below,

Though not a secret, to you, them I bestow!

Enjoy yourself and let your mind wander,

Two lines, at least, no stressful ponder!


Go now and create; enjoy the festivities!

Hop along the blogs; fill up on creativity!

6 days, have you, to fulfill my lofty game,

Thursday shall close; a winner to proclaim!


Challenge: Create a rhyme (at least two lines) and use it on a card or layout. You have until Thursday night to link your creation to this post! The winner will be chosen at random from all the entries! Helpful sites: MSN Thesaurus & RhymeZone



FREEBIE!!




Click on the image to download your free "Place in the Country" from Handmaid Designs!


Also, don't miss out on May's digital freebie, "Hop and Skip" by Handmaid Designs!! You can find it and more in May's edition of "Going Places" released first thing this morning!






Want More? Head on over to our forums for even MORE challenges and prizes! Check out the NSD Challenge boards for more inspiration and creative prompts to jumpstart your fun-filled day! Make sure to stop our Gallery to see all of the great creations from our members!




Here's wishing a very happy (and hopefully accomplishing) National Scrapbooking Day from our staff to you!


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18 comments:

scrapperjen said...

Wonderful freebie! I'll be 'hopping' after work tonight. YEA!!!!

lapetite said...

woo hoo off we go!!

Janneke Smit said...

HAPPY NSD! what a pretty little kit KT!

~HappyScrappinMama~ said...

I found out about the blog hop from Pam's blog, really enjoyed hopping and seeing what everyone had to show. Thanks so much!

MichMc said...

Happy NSD! This is going to be tons of fun!

Dora said...

woohoo! let the fun begin!

Lagene said...

Love your rhyme!

CBH said...

Thank you so much for this post. I want to let you know that I posted a link to your blog in CBH Digital Scrapbooking Freebies, under the Page 13 post on May. 01, 2010. Thanks again.

Heidi E. said...

Thanks for the fun Blog hop..

CraftCrave said...

Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave in the DigiFree category today [01 May 02:00pm GMT]. Thanks, Maria

mitz said...

simply ** blog-tastic ** Enjoy
NSD ! !
( mitz_zee@yahoodotcom)

Krystle said...

Pamela invited me to this hop!

Krystle said...

Here's my latest lo! I added a haiku that I made up:

http://www.scrapbook.com/gallery/source/410225/IMG_39832.jpg

Lindsey said...

freebies, yay! I'm a late hopper, but I'm running thru now!

Amanda said...

Your blog header is the most unique I have ever seen! Lovin it!!

janis said...

hope i'm not too late. fun, fun blog hop!!!

Janneke Smit said...

I did Melissa's color challenge: http://scrapstreet.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=21633

Janneke Smit said...

and I did my own challenge :)
http://scrapstreet.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=21635