We are having a great time with our Layering Week here at PaperCrafter’s Corner? I love the tutorials and roundups, but aren’t the giveaways fun too?
We have pulled together a really awesome selection of goodies to give away that will help you take your layered projects up to the next level. The Layering Prize Package carries a total value of more than $145! Check it out …..
Tonic Studios / Tim Holtz Non-Stick Micro Scissors
As you heard from Emma in her tutorial yesterday, she relies upon her favorite Tonic scissors to do her “fussy cutting” as she selects shapes from her patterned paper stash to include in her layouts. These Tonics are small, easy to hold, micro-serrated for clean cuts, and non-stick. MSRP $11.95.
5 Packages of Thickers from American Crafts
Everybody loves the American Crafts Thickers for adding that extra “oomph” and dimension to their titles on layouts. Plus, what could be easier? American Crafts is providing an assortment of Five(!) different packages of the uber-popular “Thickers” as part of our prize package.
The package includes regular, foam, glitter, foil and frosted Thickers. Fun! You’ll get to see some Thickers in action in our guest video tutorial tomorrow, so be sure to check that out. MSRP $4.99/ea for almost $25 worth of Thickers!
6 Rolls of Washi Tapes from Love My Tapes
As you know from our Wild About Washi Tapes post earlier this year, Washi Tape is hot! And it’s so fun & easy to add bits of it here & there on your paper crafting projects. Love My Tapes is providing an assortment of Six(!) different rolls of their brand new Washi Tape for our prize package. (You’ll see some Washi Tape in action in the video tutorial tomorrow.) MSRP $2.75/ea or $16.50 worth of Washi.
3 Slick Writer Pens from American Crafts
This set of 3 Slick Writer Pens from American Crafts gives you 3 different nibs to choose from, so you’ll be sure to have just the right look for your project. MSRP $10.00.
4 Packages of Border Stickers from SRM Stickers
As you saw in Corrie’s layout in our roundup on Monday and you’ll see in her video tutorial tomorrow, stickers are another great and easy way to add depth and layers to your projects. (Visit the SRM blog for more ideas of fun things you can do with these!)
SRM Stickers is donating 4 different packages of border stickers for our awesome prize package! MSRP of $2.99/ea or almost $12 total.
Signed Copy of Art of Layers, by Ronda Palazzari
Layer with Ronda Palazzari as she teaches you just how easy it is to get that desired layered look in any project. With five chapters, Art of Layers will help you build your skills, from various paper techniques, to working with fabric and adding embellishing, stamping, and experimenting with paints, mists and gesso.
Accompanying projects show each technique in action and illustrate how they can be used in combination, to develop endless possibilities for an even grander project. Ronda’s book has a MSRP of $24.99 but is on sale now at Amazon for just $16.49 for the book or $9.99 for the kindle edition.
A 30-day All Access/ Extra Credit Pass to Miss Arts Paper Crafting School
There are many choices of classes to take at Miss Arts Papercrafting School! During your 30 days, be sure to take the Layered Layouts class from Julie Winks: In “Layered Layouts”, you will accompany our inspired resident architect, Julie Winks, as she explains the essential underpinnings of daringly designed layouts. Beginning at the ground floor with paper selection, Julie, covers the first step of the layering process; building a strong foundation with mists and paints. Texture pastes and stencils are then demonstrated as she begins to build nests for featured elements. Tearing, distressing, and coloring muslin are central to “Layered Layouts’ ” approach to the main area of your layout, as are photo selection and aging techniques. Julie completes her class by combining depth, dimension and color in her journaling and titles. This is an advanced 201 course taught in 12 number of easy-to-follow dynamic videos. “Layered Layouts” is available to aspiring paper architects now! This 30-day pass carries a value of $15.
Layers of Loveliness 3-Class Bundle from TrueScrap
As you know, True Scrap 3 is just around the corner featuring 15 online classes – live – in 3 days. JUST for PaperCrafter’s Corner readers, Lain has hand selected three of her best “layering” classes from previous True Scrap sessions together in one unique Layers of Loveliness bundle just for us. One of you will win the bundle for free, but the rest of you have the chance to take these 3 classes for just $14.95. Available elsewhere for $9.99/ea so that’s like getting them for 50% off! (If you purchase the class bundle and then end up winning it, don’t worry — Lain will give you a refund 🙂
The bundle includes:
- Touch Me! All About Texture with Nic Howard. Nic Howard is known for her ability to create visually stimulating textures and dimensions on a scrapbook page, and now she’s going to share her favorite techniques with you! Learn how she builds eye-catching pages that are as meaningful as they are artistic.
- Designing Your Story With Embellishment Clusters with Noell Hyman. We can bring the layers, the embellishments — all the eye-catching details — together to create embellishment gatherings that will draw a person into your creations and lead their eye to where you want it go! You’ll learn different types of gatherings and the places you can put them on your scrapbook and mini-book pages, the different elements that make up a great layered embellishment gathering , and different types of supplies you can choose that will become the parts and pieces of your embellishment gatherings.
- Stitch It. Dot It. Edge It. with May Flaum. Whether it’s outlining title letters, adding a bit of ink to the edge of her patterned paper, or hand stitching a bit of thread onto a layout, odds are May Flaum is doing something on her project to add a touch of contrast. With just a few moments of time and a little creative thinking she is known for adding layers of detail and interest to her layouts. In this class, you will watch as May adds finishing touches to her layouts using a pen, needle and thread, and several other low budget options. With a little inspiration and a lot of project examples and simple how-to you’ll see how a little detail can go a long way in taking your page from nice to wow.
Click >>HERE to learn more about the special 3-class bundle for $14.95.
Is that a lot of Layering Loot or what?!? Whoever wins this is winning the motherLoad of Layering goodness! (Can I admit I’m a little jealous?)
Enter to Win
We are going to give you 4 opportunities to enter to win this giveaway. One is mandatory: Leave a Comment on this post telling us how you feel your current layering “skills” are and what parts of the giveaway are most exciting for you. The other entries opportunities are optional.
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Good luck and HAVE FUN! Giveaway closes on Sunday night, April 1 at midnight eastern and the winner will be selected at random from all of the valid entries.