Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Drumroll please...

 Oh. My Gosh. Ladies, we are overwhelmed by the participation in the Paper Issues crop!! The sheer number of projects — over 1,200 — is staggering! Each and every single one of you are rockstars and on behalf of the entire Paper Issues team, THANK YOU!!

Now for the moment you have all been waiting for! The winners are...

6-Month Swag Bag Subscription: Stacia Brandt

Embroidered Paper Issues Bag from Parker on the Porch & Bella Blvd. Product: Sandi Pressley

First Class Pens Giveaway - Jenny Darlington

4-Month Paper Issues Design Team Term: Jana Maiwald McCarthy

Becky's PI File Challenge (Stamp Gift Bundle) - Cherrie Vrabel

UmWowStudio's Challenge ($30 UmWowStudios's Gift Card) - Erina Katerina


Lisa's Alphabet Soup Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Alison Campbell Day

Jen Chesnick's No Cardstock Challenge ($25 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Rachel Kleinman

Dona's Stitching Challenge (6 rolls of Washi & Amy Tan Stitching Kit) - Sandra Bravo

17turtles' Cut File Challenge ($20 17Turtles Gift Card) - Janice Daquila-Pardo


Leah's Bits & Pieces Challenge (Paper Issues April Swag Bag) - Cari Orellana 

Danielle's Pattern Play Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Crystal Schneider


Jen Boumis' Pocket Page Challenge (Project Life Gift Bundle) - Suzanne Spokus

Sherri's Make It Sparkle Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Amy Bannon


Some Odd Girl's Color Inspiration Challenge ($25 Some Odd Girl Gift Certificate) - Alison Fitton

Michelle's Big Title Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card)  - Carol Maitoza


Jamie Dougherty's Card Challenge (Bloom Gift Bundle) - Norine Borys

Meaghen's Scraplift Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Chelsea Miller

Heather's Put a Stamp on It Challenge (Snarky Stamps Dude Sentiments)  - Heather Adams

Mary-Ann's Grid Challenge (Scrapbook Gift bundle) - Laura Cox

Alex's Quote/Song Lyrics Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Jessy Christopher-Tham

Color Cast Designs' Music Challenge ("On the..." Wood Veneers + 1 new release of your choice)  - Janet Grzanka-Dlugokenski


Corri's Color Challenge (Echo Park Fine & Dandy Collection Kit) - Julie Evers

Devra's Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge (Stamp & Die Set) - Stacie Ebnet Dietz


Pinkfresh Studio's 15 Minute Card Challenge (Pinkfresh March Embellishment Kit) - Erica Mattingly

Jennifer Chapin's Sketch Challenge (Scrapbook Gift Bundle) - Hannah Lemieux


Melissa's Card Challenge ($10 Paper Issues Gift Card) - Ellen Sosnoski

Ladies, please send an email to with your name, address and email address within the next 48 hours. If you won a gift card to the Paper Issues shop or to one of the PI Crop Sponsors' shops you need only send your email address, no physical address required. Unfortunately if we don't hear from you within 48 hours a new winner will be selected.


  1. Congratulations to all the winners!

  2. Congrats winners! I didn't get to crop, but I loved playing along with the games and seeing all of these fabulous creations!

  3. Congrats to everyone! Already sent an e mail in...woot woot!

  4. Wow, thank you so much!!! I'm excited to get my swag bags!!

  5. Congratulations to all the winners!

  6. Thank you so much!!! Congrats everyone!!

  7. So. Very. Excited!!!!!! Congrats to all the winners!!

  8. Congratulations!! Amazing projects from everyone!!

  9. Congrats to the winners!
    Thank yous to Paper Issues!

  10. Congrats everyone. Fun crop, thanks PI !

  11. Congrats to everyone!! And Thank you so much Paper Issues for an awesome Crop!!

  12. Congrats to all the winners!!!everything looks so amazing!! Thanks for my sketch winning!! It was so fun to participate in the crop!!

  13. I won!!! Yayyyyy So happy!!
    Thanks Paper Isuues for this super amazing crop! =)

  14. Yay! I won!! Thanks again for all the inspiration. I haven't had so much fun in a long time!!

  15. What a fantastic result!
    Congrats to all the prize winners and to all you girls who made it happen, there is some amazing work in those galleries!

  16. Thanks for the great prize and congrats to all the other prize winners.

  17. THANK YOU!! So excited to have won!!! Loved all the challenges, and hope you do this again soon! I hope to participate even more next time! Thanks so much, and congrats to all those who won!! With all those completed projects....I know I feel like I won in more ways than one!!

  18. Congratulations to all of the lucky winners! I really enjoyed all the challenges and hope to participate again!

  19. Congratulations to all of the lucky winners! I really enjoyed all the challenges and hope to participate again!

  20. Congratulations to all of the lucky winners! I really enjoyed all the challenges and hope to participate again!

  21. I had such a great time and got so much inspiration from this crop. Thank you to PI for organizing it and to the sponsors (including PI) for all the motivating prizes. I'm thrilled to have won one of the challenges and congratulate all the winners! :-)
    Janice Daquila-Pardo

  22. Congrats to everyone who got scrappy!!! And woohoo to all the winners!! Thanks again for a fun crop with so many great challenges!!

  23. Congratulations to all the winners! Lots of scrappy goodness here and so many fun challenges! I hope next time my schedule and health cooperate so I can play along, too.


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