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March Challenge Winners!

April 7, 2017

It’s taken quite some time but we’ve managed to sifted through all of your wonderful March blog challenge entries!

Once again, a huge thank you to everyone that took the time to enter. We can’t believe the response we had to this months challenge! It looks like you all had fun playing along! We were so impressed with each and every entry that we’ve actually chosen three lucky winners!

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Alicia Redshaw

We absolutely love Alicia’s wonderful watercolour layout and how adorable are those photos!

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Debbie Siddle

We love Debbie’s interpretation of our sketch! The layered flowers using our Sea Breeze collection are just beautiful!

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Maree Kerwin

How gorgeous is Maree’s romance inspired layout! The work that she’ put into fussy cutting all of those roses and doilies is mind blowing!

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Congratulations to our two winners and a big thank you to everyone that took the time to enter.

If there’s a particular challenge you’d like to see on our blog feel free to comment below. We hope you all take the time to play along with our April mood board challenge! This challenge is inspired by our new Indigo Skies collection. We can’t wait to see what creative projects you all come up with! Enjoy :)

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April Blog Challenge!

April 6, 2017

Calling all paper crafters, it’s time for our April Blog Challenge! Create any paper craft project you like using the below mood board as inspiration.

Once again, a big THANK YOU to everyone that entered our March blog challenge. Our lucky winners will be announced tomorrow so be sure to check back.

 

We’re looking forward to seeing your April entries but first, some housekeeping for those who wish to play along…

 1. Feel free to enter as many times as you like!

 2. Your creation must feature at least 80% Kaisercraft products.

 3. You may use any current or previous release Kaisercraft paper collection.

 4. Link your finished project by creating a blog post on your personal blog or Facebook page, copy the link and add your name and link to the comments section at the bottom of this post. Alternatively, you can post your entry directly to our Facebook wall or send it directly through in a message.

Entries close Sunday 30th April 2017 at 11.59pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time, UTC +11)

You could be one of two luck winners to receive a Kaisercraft goodie pack.

Winners will be announced Friday 7th May 2017.

Take a look at our wonderful Design Team’s projects based on this months mood board for inspiration!

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“Be Happy, Be Bright” layout by Kylie Kingham

Kaisercraft Products: P2286 Chambray | P2291 Midnight | P2293 Blue Moon CT880 Collectables | DD432 Sketch Circle Die | DD516 Vines Die | CD101 Coconut cardstock.

“Smile” layout by Tatiana Yemelyanenko

Kaisercraft Products: P2293 Blue Moon, P2294 Breeze, P2286 Chambray, PP1018 Paper Pad, GC103 Platinum Glitter Cardstock, CT880 Indigo Skies Collectables, SS337 Indigo Skies Sticker Sheet, EM928 Crochet Doilies Lace – White, PT225 Glitter Tape – Silver, Sparklets – RS408 Crystal, RS417 Royal,  Pearls – SB713 Pearl, SB782 Denim, Rhinestones – SB704 Dark Blue, SB774 Ice Blue, SB700 Silver, F630 Paper Blooms – Iceberg

‘Love’ Layout by Collette Mitrega

Kaisercraft Products Used: Indigo Skies Collection: P2288 Storm (2 sheets) | P2290 Misty | P2286 Chambray | CT880 Collectables | SS337 Sticker Sheet | PP1018 Paper Pad | FL599 Be You Flourish Pack

“hello” Layout by Anita Bownds

Kaisercraft products: P2291 midnight |FL599 be you flourish pack |CT880 collectables
P290 misty |CS287 clear stamps |Sb718 bliss pearls
Other :silhouette cameo |embossing powder white

“Choose happiness” Layout by Kirsten Hyde

Kaisercraft products: Indigo Skies – PS486 Choose Happines Die cut | P2291 Midnight | PP1018 Paper Pad | CT880 Collectables | FL599 Be You Flourish Pack | KM106 Denim Kaiser Mist | KM116 Aqua Kaiser Mist | KM111 White Kaiseser Mist | DD434 Texture Lattice | CS152 Texture Dimonds Clear Stamp

“Be You” Layout ~ By Alicia McNamara

Indigo Skies Layout by Alicia McNamara

Indigo Skies Layout by Alicia McNamara

Indigo Skies Layout by Alicia McNamara

Kaisercraft Products: PS483 Floral Gloss | P2286 Chambray | PP1018 Paper Pad | CS258 Background Stamp – Majestic Butterfly | CS257 Background Stamp – Script | IP719 Ink Pad – Black | KM116 Kaiser Mist – Aqua | KM101 Kaiser Mist – Charcoal | GC111 Glitter Card Stock – Frost | FL599 Flourish Pack – Be You | DD516 Decorative Die – Vines | DD745 Decorative Die – Fishing Net | CL104 Gel Pens – 48 Pk | Other: Cheese Cloth |

“Happy Little Moment” Layout ~ By Evgenia Krapivina

Kaisercraft Products: Shibori P2287 | Chambray P2286 | Misty P2290 | Indigo Skies 6.5″ Paper Pad PP1018 | Sticker Sheet SS337 | Collectables CT880 | Rhinestones – Dark Blue SB704 | Floral Wallpaper Texture Stamp CS296 | Small Ink Pad Black IP719 | Mini Designer Template Splatter IT010 |

“Wedding” card by Mariusz Gierszewski

Kaisercraft products: Indigo Skies –  PP1018 Paper Pad| CT880 Collectables| FL599 Be You Flourish Pack| F630 Iceberg Paper Blooms| F647 Iceberg Mini Paper Blooms| SB704 Dark Blue Rhinestones| SB794 Snow Pearls| 

‘Believe in yourself & you will be unstoppable’ Journal pages by Sonia Thomason

Kaisercraft products used: P2286 ‘Chambray’ | P2292 ‘Windswept’ | P2294 ‘Breeze’ | SS337 Indigo Skies Sticker Sheet | CS291 Oriental Calligraphy Texture Stamp | KM105 Turquoise Kaiser Mist | KM106 Denim Kaiser Mist | KM111 White Kaiser Mist | 

Other: Gesso and Gel Medium

We can’t wait to see what you create this month!

Happy Crafting

xxoo

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April SNEAK PEEK!

March 31, 2017

Another month is just around the corner and we can’t wait for you to see what we’ve got in store.! You’re going to love our April paper collections! Be sure to pop into your local Kaisercraft store or independent stockist tomorrow to snap up Indigo Skies and High Team before they sell out! We’d love to hear which is your favourite. Be sure to share your wonderful April creations on our Facebook page!

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Design Team

Design Team Call Out!

March 24, 2017

Can you believe that it’s this time of the year again!? Our 2016/17 Design Team is sadly coming to an end BUT this means that it’s your chance to apply!

As a brand, Kaisercraft are continuing to evolve with the ever-changing landscapes of both the scrapbooking and greater paper crafting worlds. With a changing product range that aims to adapt with market trends, we’re expanding our blog to feature a plethora of crafting inspiration!! From modern paper crafts and journal planning to DIY party inspiration and everything in between, the Kaisercraft blog will offer a fresh perspective on our fun product range!

We’re conducting a global call out for paper crafters of all styles and we want to see your creativity!!

Design Team Member Requirements

  • DT members will be assigned one day per month where they will be asked to create one detailed Kaisercraft project. Projects must showcase the Kaisercraft products sent to you each quarter. Your projects will be posted on the Kaisercraft blog and all other Kaisercraft social media platforms on your assigned day.
  • You must provide a detailed blog write up on your assigned day outlining a list of products used in your project, description of any techniques used and inspiration for your project.
  • Detailed progress photos are to feature in your post including stylized and close up shots (to show detail/techniques of layouts/cards) A minimum of 4 progress photos per project is required.
  • Great photography skills are essential. Stylized shots will be a big focus of our blog this year and members are encouraged to showcase their finished projects in clean and crisp photographs.
  • All DT members are required to participate in showcasing one project for each monthly challenge as an example for entrants.
  • All DT members are expected to participate in video tutorials showcasing techniques, tips and how to recreate your featured project. These will feature on a Tuesday with a minimum of 2 per month.
  • Your DT post must be uploaded to the blog 1 week before it’s schedule date. This is to ensure there is enough time to reschedule posts if necessary.
  • DT members are required to share their projects on their personal blog and any other social media outlets they are actively using. We also encourage DT members to post their Kaisercraft projects to craft groups on Facebook.
  • DT members are required to produce work for our monthly Workshop Magazines, following detailed instructions from our Creative Director.
  • DT members may be asked to create special projects for shows, catalogues, magazines and trade fairs within the craft industry.
  • You will be required to communicate with fellow DT members via a private Facebook page.

Our Contributing Design Team will commence as of the 1st of August 2017 and run until the 31st of July 2018

Benefits

  • DT members will be sent  a generous amount of Kaisercraft products each quarter including all of our latest paper collections and products.
  • DT members will be given the opportunity to purchase replenishment stock at wholesale prices.
  • DT members will get to work with Kaisercraft products months before it’s actual release to the general public.
  • Projects will be displayed across all Kaisercraft social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.
  • Projects may be chosen to be published in our monthly Workshop Magazine.

Design Team Guest Contributors

Want to be part of our Design Team but struggle with the yearlong commitment? We’d still love to hear from you! If you’d like the opportunity to become a guest contributor for Kaisercraft please email kylie.a@kaisercraft.com.au. Let us know your thoughts on when you’d like to create using our products and examples of and previous features/guest contributor teams you’ve participated in. Please also include links to your social media accounts and personal blog.

How to Apply

Please forward the following information by EOD Friday 7th April 2017 via email to kylie.a@kaisercraft.com.au with the subject line, “Kaisercraft Design Team Application”. Please note that no late submissions will be considered.

Part 1: Please include the following information in your entry.

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Link to you blog and any other social media outlets you use to showcase your work
  • Links to your online gallery and any video tutorials you may have done.
  • Tell us WHY you’d like to be part of the Kaisercraft Design Team! Let us know what you’d bring to the team, your project strengths and individual creative style.
  • Lists of any other Design Teams you have contributed to or are currently on

* Please do not attach project photos to this email

** This design team call is open to domestic and international applicants.

*** Current design team members are welcome to apply.

Please note, our DT application for the 2017/18 team is a two-part process. Only successful applicants will be notified and asked to complete Part 2.

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February Challenge Winners!

March 23, 2017

With all of the chaos that the beginning of March has brought, we totally forgot to announce the winners of our February Blog Challenge! Lucky we remembered (albeit a little late!)

Once again, a huge thank you to everyone that took the time to enter. We hope you enjoyed the tropical inspired mood board and loved the cards everyone created!

Here are our wonderful winners…

1st Place

Tania Ridgwell

Look at those stunning details…

 

2nd Place

Rosemary Hanson

Rosemary made a gorgeous twist and pop card!

 

Congratulations to our two winners and a big thank you to everyone that took the time to enter.

If there’s a particular challenge you’d like to see on our blog feel free to comment below. We’d love to hear it! In the mean time, there’s a few days to get your entries in for our March challenge here! We hope this month’s sketch provides you with hours of creative fun!

 

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