Papermilldirect Handmade Easter Project Challenge


Posted on 12th March 2013 by Hilary
Filed under Competitions and Giveaways, Design Team

Handmade Easter Basket

Handmade Easter Basket - from DT Member Sharon Nettleship

Welcome to our Handmade Easter Card and Project Challenge

We're inviting you to make up a gorgeous Easter themed project, think spring brights, eggs, bunnies and daffodils - take part in our first ever design challenge!  Your design needs to include paper and card as it's base, but please do add any embellishments made from other materials.

Win £20 worth of high quality A4 card!

We are offering a 'midi' pic n mix box worth £20.00 for the winner of this challenge, you choose exactly what you need for your card making if you win!  Our Midi box contains an average of up to 520 sheets of paper / or 260 sheets of  our quality a4 card perfect for card making - whatever you need, paper or card, we'll just fill the box up to the top!  It's all made in our beautiful 150 year old papermill up in the Lake District.

The winner will be chosen at random on Friday the 29th March so everyone has a chance to win! Entry details are below these inspiring designs shown are from our papermilldirect design team members , Sharon, Ruth and Kerry all created with papermilldirect card.

Please share the competition with your paper crafting friends, we'll be retweeting your competition tweets from @papermilldirect - we now have over 2000 paper addicts following us (woo hoo!) Just add the hashtag #welovepaper to your tweets so we can find them.

Handmade Easter Card - Duckling

Handmade Easter Card 'Duckling' - Ruth Hamilton

Bunny Boxes - handmade Easter boxes

Handmade Easter Bunny Box - Kerry Cox

If you would like to enter this design challenge please do the following:

  • Submit your link (blog post / Facebook photo) below to an online image of your handmade Easter card or craft project made primarilty from paper or card.  For this very first competition from us you can use card bought from anywhere! we'll let you off - but if it is from papermilldirect card please do let us know!
  • Please include a link to this competition on your blogs / Facebook pages / profile or wherever you link back to. For extra exposure, why not add it to our Facebook page wall too - we'll be sharing our favourites throughout the competition.
  • Please also sign up for our newsletter which has weekly special offers and limited editions - we'll keep your details safe and won't send any spam!
Entries accepted up to Midnight on the 28th March 2013 - UK entries only NB! -  If you link to an image on your Facebook personal profile please make sure the setting for the image are set to public!

9 thoughts on “Papermilldirect Handmade Easter Project Challenge”

Zoe Russell

24th March 2013 at 4:46 pm

Great challenge, brilliant DT samples Zoe xx


25th March 2013 at 10:26 am

Thanks Zoe!

Susan/ Craftin' Suzie

26th March 2013 at 7:03 am

Great new competition! Thanks for the chance to win some of your fabulous card! I use it for all my cards - top quality! Susan x

Christine Craig

26th March 2013 at 8:20 pm

Great chall theme.. love the look of this yummy card a girl can never have too

thanks for the chance to win.

smiles Christine x

Jan Saunders

27th March 2013 at 10:34 am

What a great prize. Us crafters can not ever have enough card.x

Melanie Knowler

28th March 2013 at 2:19 pm

Great chance shame your shops closed staring to run out of a few colours now .Melanie

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2nd April 2013 at 1:56 pm

It was a pleasure to enter the contest but I’ve been looking for the results and can’t find them. Have a winner been selected?


7th April 2013 at 9:59 am

Has the winner been picked from the entries for this competition yet? I can’t find them if they have.

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