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Friday, September 01, 2006

New Layout Contest

Cut N Paste is looking for talented scrappers with unique points of view to participate in our monthly contests! Each month will feature a different theme, but one thing remains the same, every month a new winner will be chosen and will receive a $20 gift certificate valid at either the Cut N Paste store in Portland , Oregon or

Our theme this month:

Layout Blueprints!

As many of you may already know, Amy Elkins has published a fantastic book of scrapbook layout sketches titled Layout Blueprints. In support of her endeavor we thought we'd hold a layout contest that uses a specific layout blueprint from her new book.

The entries will be judged by Amy and our design team members with the winner receiving an autographed copy of the book and a $20.00 gift certificate valid at Cut & Paste Paper Arts in Portland , OR or online at

  • The layout must be based on the blueprint on page 23 of the Layout Blueprints book. You may also view the blueprint below.

  • One entry per person
  • Cut N Paste Design Team members, message board moderators, owners and employees may not participate.
  • Entries must be no larger than 150kb Entries will be accepted until 11:59 pm PST September 30th 2006.
  • Late entries will not be accepted.
  • Entries not meeting size and time requirements will be disqualified.
  • Multiple entries from one person will constitute disqualification.
  • One or two page layouts are acceptable. Two page layouts may be submitted as two files.
  • Entries will be loaded into our Contests gallery, and judged by the Design Team.
  • Winner will be announced no later than October 4th.
  • Participants, by entering the contest, release the right to Cut N Paste to use their art in the gallery or on the website at their discretion. (Should a layout be up for publishing and need to be removed, owner of the layout will notify Cut N Paste in a timely manner to have the layout removed.)
  • Winners will not be eligible for two months after their win is announced.
  • Entries should be emailed to!

Good luck to everyone!

Cut & Paste Paper Arts


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