This contest is done. Congrats to Nicole and Jaye
It's that time... Glam Squad Promotions & The Naturally Beautiful is hosting another awesome contest and this one will be sponsored by Andra Apellanes Owner & Artist of Gemini - Sunshine Orginal Homemade Goodies, She creates beautiful handmade crochet items, hand drawn logo's, drawings and portraits, and much more. She also has an etsy page as well as a online cafepress shop. She is a self taught artist and a wonderful person with a beautiful spirit and we enjoy working with her very much. She would like to personally thank all of you for all of the love you have shown her and her craft. Andra is a truly talented artist so be sure to check out her work if you have not done so already. And if you make a purchase from her etsy shop be sure to use the code: glamsquad11 at check out on her etsy site or mention it if you email her a custom order to get free shipping, or you may contact me to order as well, other codes and specials available, contact me for details.
Now on to the contest... Their is nothing like family and friends, and especially the children, " our little sunshines ", they are what motivates and pushes us all to want and strive for more so that they can have better ! We love, guide, teach and protect them as they explore and grow in this world. With this contest we wanted to include not only you but one of your little sunshines, because their is nothing like family and the bond between us and our children is unbreakable and priceless no matter how old they get, we cherish these moments and these memories for a lifetime. So come spotlight one of your little sunshines and win prizes from Gemini - Sunshine for you both !!.
Who can enter : Anyone 18 years or older ( submitting the entry ) and their one minor child* that they are showcasing/spotlighting as their little sunshine . This is International so everyone can enter no matter where you live in the world. ( we will be opening it up to any age regarding parent and one of your children even if an adult ... and up to 21 for if it is your grandchild, godchild, niece or nephew that you entering with and spotlighting as your little sunshine .. as well as sibilings may also enter together as long as one is 18 or older )
What if I don't have a child and want to enter? With a parents permission of that child you may also enter with your Grandchild, Godchild, Niece or Nephew. Also see the update above in yellow.
Can males/boys enter? Yes, open to both genders, nor do you have to be natural to enter.
When can we enter : You may start submitting your photos NOW to firstname.lastname@example.org Subject Line: My Little Sunshine .... so that I may place them in the contest album when its time ( Do not try and upload your photo yourself to my wall or the sponsors wall or it will NOT count ) , late entries are allowed enter up until the very end of this contest because at the end of the day its all about how strong your network is and the support you have because I have seen late entries give front runners a run for their money Lol, but please allow 24 up to 48 hours to be added if you are a late entry but most late entries should go up within a couple of hours but can take 24 up to 48 hours.
How do we enter: Via Email Submit a photo of you and the child or you may submit a photo of the person you are spotlighting only, as well as we will allow you to merge two or several photos in a collage of the person or the two of you , you can go to here to create an awesome collage or any site similar. Be sure list the contact name of the adult. Also you can send a description/caption of your choice to be added with the photo, It can be as simple as name and age or something special you want to say to or about your little sunshine or about the moment captured in the photo. You must also like all the fan pages that will be sent to you in your confirmation email after submitting your photo along with any comments required to be left. EVERY entry will recieve a confirmation email from me. One entry per person.
How do I WIN: After you enter all you need to do is get your network to come vote for you by liking the sponsors page, and then liking your photo in the contest album get the most votes on your photo and win. THATS IT !! Get creative... Lots of ways to let your network know... Blog it, Vlog it, Tweetit, Post up on your facebook profile, website, fanpage, groups etc... and many other creative ways . I've also seen people utilize Bannersnack.com to help them get votes...
When does the contest start: March 1st , and will run through March ending at midnight on the 31st of March 2012.
Now on to the goodies :^)
What will I win:
One Crochet Hat for you of your choice
One Crochet Hat for your little sunshine ( She does have male designs & Beanies etc...for males/boys)
A Portrait : A portrait done of one person of your choice by the artist. Photo must be of decent quality and approved by the artist.
DID SOMEONE SAY BONUS?
Sol Music Color Print If the page reaches 1000+ likes total during the contest the contest winner will get this orginal artwork as bonus prize added to your prize pack.
A Free Hat & Earring Set ... Yes you read right.. Free set of your choice .. If the contest winner has at least 300+ likes the adult will get a free set of their choice added .
The winner can win both bonus prizes if they qualify to do so .. bonus prizes will be mailed with the other items and all items will be mailed at the same time.
So if you win the contest plus get BOTH bonuses ... You are looking at a $200 prize pack of:
2 Crochet hats
1 Portrait of your choice drawn by the artist
1 Gemini - Sunshine Orginal Artwork
1 Crochet hat/earring set of your choice
She is a truly gifted artist.. Be sure to check out all of her networking links to see all her work.
Contest Disclaimer and other information
Open worldwide. Winners outside of the USA may have to pay the custom fees for products shipped from the United States. We are not responsible nor will items held or taken by customs be replaced. No purchase necessary. You must be 18+ to submit the actual entry and one minor child according to the rules in your entry with you that you are spotlighting as your little sunshine. In accepting the prize(s), the winner acknowledges that Glam Squad Promotions/Glam Squad / Glam Squad Expo or The Naturally Beautiful hair group may not be held liable for any loss, damages or injury associated with accepting or using this prize(s). This contest is subject to all federal, provincial and municipal laws. The winner will be chosen as outlined in contest rules. This contest is in no way associated with Facebook, Twitter, or any other entity unless otherwise specified. The support of your network determines your chances of winning by having the most votes. Votes are as described in contest rules. This blog reserves the right to obtain names and email addresses and repost the photos submitted for entry into the contest , as well as the right to publicize the winner's names and photographs. All photos submitted must be family friendly and not have any copyright issues or you must have permission to submit them into the contest. If potential Grand Prize winner forfeits or does not claim the prize, prize will be re-awarded to the runner up. In case of a tie their will be a 72 hour tie breaker round. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. All goods will be mailed by the sponsors with 2 to 4 weeks. Winner has 72 hours to submit all required information from the time the time the winner is announced so that the sponsor may send them their items in a timely fashion as noted above. Including mailing address, photo for potrait, and crochet design selections of their choice, failure to submit the needed information will cause the winner to forfeit. Only one entry per person for this contest. I reserve the right to alter , change, end, extend and throw in fun contest twists and additions with notifications listed or updated on video, audio and/or text I AM NOT LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INJURY OR UNHAPPINESS TO PERSONS. Items will be mailed directly from the sponsor and all items will be sent together once everything is complete and ready to be shipped.