Tuesday, July 25, 2017

5-Year Anniversary BALLOON Blog Hop!


The day is here!  It's time to celebrate five years of clean and simple inspiration together!  Where has time gone?  It really does fly when you're having fun!  I really feel like I need to express a great big THANK YOU to everyone who has supported CASology over the years...the past and present design team, our sponsors, our participants and my family!  I just had the idea.  The rest of you added the fuel!  What a wonderfully positive and supportive group of people!  I can't thank you nearly enough!  It's been such a thrill to witness all the creativity that comes through the blog each week and to get to know some of you better!  Please know that I wholeheartedly appreciate and value each and every one of you!

Here we go!

Details:
  • To be eligible for the sponsor prizes, participants must comment on all stops included on the hop list.  Winners will be selected randomly using random.org.
  • To be eligible for the CASology prize, participants must comment on all stops included on the hop + link up a BALLOON themed card to the gallery.  Winner will be selected randomly using random.org.
  • Winners will be announced on Tuesday, August 1.
 
We'd like to give a great big THANK YOU to our hop sponsors!  These companies and individuals have been sponsors of CASology over the past five years and offered to participate and/or provide prizes for this celebration!


Prizes:
CASology - $50 gift certificate to the online craft store of winner's choice
Altenew - $30 gift certificate to the online store
Sprinkle Berry - $30 voucher to the online store
Avery Elle - $20 gift certificate to the online store
Cindy B Designs - $25 gift certificate to online craft store of winner's choice
Concord & 9th - $25 gift certificate to the online store
DeNami Designs - $20 gift certificate to the online store
Lawn Fawn - $35 gift certificate to the online store
Neat & Tangled - $25 gift certificate to the online store
Poppystamps - $20 gift certificate to the online store
Precious Remembrance Shop - stamp set of winner's choice
7 Kids College Fund - $20 store credit
STAMPlorations - $15 gift certificate to the online store
Sunny Studio - Color Me Happy set + matching Color Word Die
The Ton - $20 gift certificate (for The Ton brand stamps, dies, inks & gilding products)
Uniko Studio - and in stock clear stamp set of winner's choice
Waffle Flower - $25 gift certificate to the online store
Your Next Stamp - $20 gift certificate to the online store


Are you ready?!  Let's go!  Here's the official list (Remember to leave a comment here on the CASology blog!):


Reminder:  If you want to be in the running for the CASology prize, be sure and link up your own BALLOON themed creation below by Monday, July 31, at NOON (CDT) in addition to commenting on all the blogs on the hop list!


Week 258: Weekly Winners!

It's time to announce our Weekly Winner and Honorable Mentions!
 
Joyce had the honor of selecting the Winner for Week #258 and here is her selection:


Amy used diamonds in her background as well as her focal point, and created a beautiful and interesting CAS design.

Congratulations, Amy!

Please contact Melissa at gimmeink@gmail.com to claim your prize!

Below is a winner's badge to proudly display on your blog:

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Here are the Honorable Mentions chosen by the rest of the design team:


Congratulations to all of you!

Here is a badge to proudly display on your blogs:


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Be sure to stop back in an hour!  Our 5-year anniversary blog hop celebration is about to begin!