to join the
VIC CREATIVE CHALLENGE
for JUNE 2010!
We Want YOU... to create something vintage for the 4th of July!!
Until June 16, you can submit a photo of
your patriotic, vintage-inspired artwork to VintageImageCraft.
Scott, Martin and the Celebrity Judges will choose three creative winners, who will share adulation,
international acclaim, and
FREE patriotic vintage images will be posted on Facebook
for download, or you can purchase ready-to-print patriotic Image Books
from our VIC
Submit your entry by June
16, 2010 by sending
- Projects can be cards, tags, ATCs, altered
books, scrapbook pages, jewelry, boxes or other crafts.
- Use a patriotic vintage image, free or purchased, from Vintage
Image Craft as the central focus, and of course, red, white
- Incorporate techniques of collage, assemblage,
altered art, stamping and/or distressing. Digital artwork is welcome.
- A photo or scan of your artwork, and a
- description of the techniques, materials and products you
Entries will be judged on creative use of vintage images,
design, color, materials and textures, embellishment,
techniques, and pure whimsy. The
judges are Justine
Henderson and Martin
Bray. Winners will be announced after June 20, 2010
is THREE downloads of VintageImageCraft
Image Books, a $14.97 value.
The winning craft and artist will be displayed
on the Vintage Image Craft Home Page!
is TWO downloads of VintageImageCraft Image Books,
a $9.98 value.
is ONE download of a VintageImageCraft
Image Book of your choice, a $4.99 value.
The deadline is June 16, 2010. Do you want to see
how it all works? View the artwork submitted for our most recent
Creative Challenge in May 2010!
To get you started, here
is a classic
patriotic vintage image to
CLICK TO DOWNLOAD: http://www.sendspace.com/pro/dl/qn3p9r
Originally published as the cover for the July 6, 1916, issue of Leslie's
Weekly with the title "What Are You Doing for Preparedness?"
this portrait of "Uncle Sam" went on to become--according to its
creator, James Montgomery Flagg--"the most famous
poster in the world."
Yes, this is an over-the-top, all-American 4th of July Challenge, but
we want to encourage non-U.S. crafters to leap those national borders
and join in the fun. C'mon all of our UK friends like Helen,
Marcie, Sean, Pamela
- throw some tea in your bathtub and shout "Yes
to taxation without representation" and then get out
the red, white and blue and make something Yank!
Scott & Martin