Thursday, August 7, 2008

What's Cook'n with Your Kitchen Sink Stamps? August Contest Announcement

August's contest theme has been determined, and we can't wait to see what you come up with! This is your chance to strut your stuff with Kitchen Sink Stamps and enter to win KS stamp sets!

The theme for August is "Turn Up The Heat!"

There are 5 categories that you can enter:

  • Best use of color
  • Best use of sentiments
  • Fun, fresh design
  • Thinking outside the box
  • Anything but a card
So in all, you have five chances to win!

In order to enter, all you have to do is submit a comment to *this post* and provide a link to your card or project (whether it's on your blog or in an online gallery). The deadline for submitting your creations is August 25, 2008, Midnight EST. Winners will be announced on September 1, 2008.

**Please take a moment to consult the official contest rules and details for all the information you need to enter.** Please click ->> {HERE} to view them.

Keep an eye on this post (which will remain at the top of the page until the contest winners are announced) to view slide shows of the contest entries.

This fabulous example was made by KS Crew Member Beth Silaika, who used 3 of the brand new releases, Vintage Words, 3 Step Butterflies, and Pretty Tear Drops.

Good luck, we can't wait to see what you come up with!
Maria and the KS Design Crew

15 comments:

cmc2stamp said...

Here is my card for this month's "turn up the heat" best use of color category. Thanks so much!!

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1010140?cat=500&ppuser=122470

Wendybell said...

"Turn Up the Heat!" Are you kidding?? All these stamps are HOT! This is for Best Use of Sentiments. Thanks for lookin'!

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1010192?cat=500&ppuser=79179

Wendybell said...

And this one is for "Fun & Fresh" . . . these stamps are becoming a fave, for sure!

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1007966?cat=500&ppuser=79179

allee's said...

I still have a lot to learn, but I sure am having fun playing with my new stamps!! Here is the card I would like to enter in the August "Turn Up the Heat" Contest in the Use of Color category.

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1012674?cat=500&ppuser=38707

cmc2stamp said...

This earrings and necklace set is my entry for the anything but a card category...I definitely turned the head up of this one...in my oven! :) I the made butterfly charms with shrinky dinks.

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1014998?cat=5625

cmc2stamp said...

I added a close up of the middle butterfly charm to my original picture here:

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1014998?nocache=1

Angela Knopf said...

I *Turned Up The Heat* for poor Mr. Turkey. Here's my entry for "Thinking Outside the Box." Thanks so much!

http://inkybutton.typepad.com/inkin_it_up_with_inky_but/2008/08/im-on-fire.html

Liz Williams said...

Here is my card for "thinking outside the box":
http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1020843?cat=500&ppuser=7104
I turned up the heat when I fired up the old embossing gun for the cross which I made from Plaid plus.

Liz Williams said...

I used a repeated pattern for the sentiment for my"best use of sentiment" card:
http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1020842?cat=500&ppuser=7104

I turned up the heat by making a Christmas card on a hot, summery day in August. LOL

Shelly said...

Here is my entry for Turn Up The Heat. I thought some ice cream would be in order to keep cool in the heat! This is for the "thinking outside the box" category. http://popsicletoescardcreations.wordpress.com/2008/08/20/yummy-fudge/

MelissaR said...

Here is my entry for this months: Fun, Fresh Design!

Thanks a bunch (of pretty petals) 8-)

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1029078?cat=500&ppuser=160781

MelissaR said...

August always seems to "turn up the heat" in Oklahoma..Ahh, a refreshing pool!

This is my entry for Thinking outside the box. Thanks!

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1029075?cat=500&ppuser=160781

MelissaR said...

One candle won't put out too much heat - thank goodness ;-)

This is for this month's 'Best Use of Color' category.

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1029137?cat=500&ppuser=160781

allee's said...

Decided to enter my autumn centerpiece in the Turn Up the Heat contest. What could be hotter than a candle?

Here is a picture of the votive candle holder with the tealight off:

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1030804?cat=5678

And here it is with the battery powered tealight on:

http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1030805?cat=5678

Please enter it in the Anything but a card catagory!

Thanks!!!

Lynn

MelissaR said...

Last entry for 'best use of sentiments'

Thanks so much!

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