P. Kelly Smith

P. Kelly Smith

Today is the big day! Isn’t it a nice feeling knowing that people from all around the world are creating cards at this very exact same moment? If you find yourself needing some inspiration, why not check out our official World Card Making Day blog tour? We have over 300 passionate supporters whose blogs are just bursting with World Card Making Day cheer!

And while you’re blog hopping, make sure you stop by one (or all!) of our top 25 featured blogs. Each designer is giving out a 25% off coupon code that’s good for ANYTHING in our online store! Click HERE to see the 25 designers, then go visit their blogs and finally, go shopping HERE! The coupon expires at midnight (MST) on Oct. 12, so don’t delay!

The Paper Crafts team made these cards on World Card Making Day, 2008.

The Paper Crafts team made these cards on World Card Making Day, 2008.

And since you’re all making cards today (nod yes), why not enter them in our World Card Making Day Card Contest? We’ll award 20 winners a prize package containing the latest card making products from some of the hottest manufacturers. The retail value of each prize package totals over $185! Winners will also have the opportunity to be published in the March/April 2010 issue of Paper Crafts magazine. How’s that for a sweet deal? Please submit a card(s) under the following categories:

  • Birthday
  • Christmas/Season’s Greetings
  • Hello/Thinking of You
  • Love
  • Thank You

All entries must be postmarked by Monday, Oct. 12. For more information, including full rules and where to submit entries, see p. 47 in our September/October 2009 issue or click HERE.

Since it is World Card Making Day and I mentioned there would be one giant jackpot of a prize, let’s get on with it! I just happen to have an extra set of prizes from our World Card Making Day Card Contest. What’s a girl to do? How about I offer it up as a prize for one very lucky person?! Leave a comment telling me how you’re celebrating World Card Making Day. Whether you’re celebrating in a big way with lots of friends or just you in your craft room, I want to hear all about it! All comments must be received by midnight (MST) on Monday, Oct. 5. The big winner will be announced on Tuesday!

This WHOLE prize package could be yours!

This WHOLE prize package could be yours!

Happy World Card Making Day!

P.S. Jennifer is unveiling her newly designed and organized craft room today! Click HERE to see the finished result!

P.P.S. It’s time to announce the two winners from Susan’s Let’s Celebrate post and the two winners from Kim Hughes’ It’s Time to K.I.S.S. post!

Susan’s winners:

1. Laura (Sept. 29, 10:56 a.m.)
2. Angel S (Sept. 29, 4:18 p.m.)

Kim’s winners:

1. Lee Anne (Sept. 30, 1:19 p.m.)
2. sweetpapertreats (Sept. 30, 6:02 a.m.)

Congrats, winners! I’ll be contacting you on Monday to discuss your prizes and get your mailing addresses. Thanks to all who left comments!