CHA Member Artfire.com Pushes Online “Handmade Holiday Craft” Contest


CHA Member, Artfire.com wants to promote the handmade products available on ArtFire or Etsy.  They want to encourage everyone to share great handmade gift ideas this holiday season no matter where they shop or sell.  For this contest, they want you to share a handmade product that IS NOT YOUR OWN.  For entries into this contest you can pick a handmade item from ArtFire or Etsy, but the most important thing in this case is that you’re promoting a handmade item from another seller.

Just for sharing a handmade gift idea you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of these three great prizes: A Nikon Coolpix P100 camera, an Amazon Kindle, or a table top photography studio kit!  See complete details below or at http://www.artfire.com/modules.php?name=forums&op=view_topic&tid=20205

Tell the World About Your Favorite Handmade Gifts and You Could Win a Nikon Camera, a Kindle, or a Table Top Photography Studio!

We know that handmade gifts make spectacular presents during the holidays, and we’re hoping you agree.  We want to encourage everyone to share great handmade gift ideas this holiday season no matter where they shop or sell.  For this contest, we want you to share a handmade product that isn’t your own.  For entries into this contest you can pick a handmade item from ArtFire or Etsy, but the most important thing in this case is that you’re promoting a handmade item from another seller.

Just for sharing a handmade gift idea you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of these three great prizes: A Nikon Coolpix P100 camera, an Amazon Kindle, or a table top photography studio kit!  One of these prizes could be yours just for talking about a handmade gift!

How do I enter?
To enter, first find a handmade product (not your own) on ArtFire or Etsy that would make a great gift.  Then tweet or write a blog post about the the item (please link to the item).  Share a link to your tweet or blog post on the www.facebook.com/handmadegifts wall and you’ll be entered for chance to win one of three great prizes! 

Can I enter more than once?
Yes, you can submit one entry via a tweet and one entry via a blog post each day that the contest is running (up to two entries per day).  Just remember to share a link to each tweet or blog post on the www.facebook.com/handmadegifts Facebook wall!  Also, remember to tell your friends about this contest so more people learn about the beauty of handmade gifts.

Who can enter?
Anyone!  No account required.  As long as you tweet or blog about an item from ArtFire or Etsy and share a link to that tweet or blog post on the Handmade Gifts Facebook wall, you’ll be entered to win!

When does the contest end?
The contest will be ending on Monday December 20th at 12:00 PM Arizona Time.  Random.org will be used to select 3 winners from all the valid entries.  The first selected entry will win the Nikon Camera, the second selected entry will win the Amazon Kindle, and the third selected entry will win the Table Top Studio.  Winners will be notified directly as well as announced to the community.  

Official Rules

This contest is open to entries from any person from any country unless otherwise prohibited by local law.

  1. Individuals may submit up one entry per unique method per day (max. two entries per day).  To enter an individual must:
  2. Find a handmade product from the marketplaces of ArtFire.com or Etsy.com that would be a suitable gift (in your opinion).  The item cannot be sold by the individual submitting the entry (you can’t enter by promoting your own item)
  3. Write a blog post or tweet that contains a link to the selected item, and reference the item as being a great handmade gift!
  4. Share a link to your tweet or blog post on the Facebook wall at www.facebook.com/handmadegifts

Entries must be received by 12/20/2010 at 12:00 PM Arizona Time.  

No purchase necessary; purchase will not improve your chances of winning. This contest is void where prohibited. Any entry received from a location where this promotional sweepstakes violates local regulations shall not be considered a valid entry to win.

This portion of the rules applies only to Canadian Residents:  This contest is open to residents of Canada in all provinces except Québec.  Winning Canadian residents will be required to complete an unassisted multi-part arithmetic problem to claim their prize.

No account necessary, purchase will not improve your chances of winning, all valid entries will have an equal chance of winning.  Winners will be chosen from a pool of all valid entries using the services or random.org.

Random.org will be used to select the winners.  Winners will be notified directly first and then announced to the community at large. The winners must provide ArtFire with a valid shipping address at which to ship the prize.  The prize will be shipped within 30 days of the end of the contest once the winners shipping and other information are confirmed.  If a winner does not confirm their shipping address within 30 days of the end of the contest the prize will be forfeited.  

Winners may not request substitutions of prize winnings. Winner is solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees and/or any additional costs that may apply to winning any prize depending on their local laws and regulations that are incurred as a result of winning.  

ArtFire employees and family members of employees are not eligible to enter any contests offered by ArtFire.  Any entries received from an employee or family member of an employee will be considered an invalid entry.

This contest is not sponsored by, endorsed by, or affiliated with Etsy.com.

This post was edited by
Kevin, Director of Social Media at Artfire.com

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