0 Items | Total: $0.00

Cardmaker of the Year

Welcome to the Cardmaker of the Year 2017 terms and conditions

The Prizes 

1st prize winner will receive $2,500 in craft prizes and become a fully-fledged member of the Australian Simply Cards design team. Their cards will be commissioned and published in future issues of the magazine. 

Six runners up will each receive over $500 in prizes 

The Criteria 

We are looking for a designer that can show innovative and original ideas with good use of both colour and style.  The winning cards should feature a range of intermediate and advanced techniques and should include up to date products and popular trends.  You will need to submit three cards so that we can get a good idea of your range and style. 

The Rules 

  1. Each entry must consist of three cards.  Only one entry per person will be accepted. 

  1. The cards can be suitable for any occasion and along any theme. 

  1. Each card must be accompanied by an A5 single sided information sheet which includes your name, postal address, email and telephone number; the technique(s) used to make the card; brief instructions on how to make it, and a materials list of all the products you have used including the brand names. 

  1. Cards will only be returned if a stamped self addressed envelope is included.  All entries received may be used in future readers’ galleries. Card submissions will be returned after the winning entries are announced.  

  1. The top 20 cardmakers will be judged by select members of the Australian Simply Cards team, and the winners will appear in a future issue.   

How to enter 

Carefully read the above details then make and send your cards to: 

Practical Publishing International

GPO Box 1457

BRISBANE

QLD        4001

Cards must arrive no later than August 31st 2017.  No entries received after this date will be considered.    

Terms and Conditions 

  1. Each entry must consist of three cards.  Only one entry per person. 

  1. Deadline for entries is August 31st 2017 

  1. Competition is open to Australian residents only. 

  1. The cards can be for any occasion and along any theme. 

  1. Each card must be accompanied by an A5 sized, single sided information sheet which includes your name, postal address, email and telephone number; the technique(s) used to make the card; brief instructions on how to make it, and a materials list of all the products you have used including the brand names. Only appropriately detailed entries will be accepted.  

  1. Regretfully, due to the anticipated high number of entries, we will be unable to return any cards unless accompanied by a return postage envelope or SAE.  

  1. Employees of Practical Publishing (including freelance designers), their sponsors and anyone professionally connected with the competition are excluded from entering. 

  1. No responsibility will be accepted for entries lost or damaged in the post. 

  1. Practical Publishing International Ltd reserves the right to reproduce your cards in accordance with the copyright notice in the magazine. 

 

Our Amazing Sponsors are:

Art Deco Creations 

Paper Rose 

Foremind Design