NSD 2020 Worldwide Virtual Crop: Challenge #9

Who’s having a great time cropping and crafting with us during this three-day festivity? Are all these sketches and ideas motivating or igniting a creative fire under you to try new things with your albums and projects? We hope so! It’s time for Challenge #9!

Creative Memories Advisors and Home Office Staff from around the world have created layouts for YOU! Every four hours, you will receive a new sketch to create. Review all posting times here.

If it’s your first time participating in a Virtual Crop and you’d like a quick walk-through of what to expect before we get started, you can get the 411 on Virtual Crops here, including how to participatewhat you’ll needexamples of challenges and more. Read this post in Japanese ⇒ 日本語はこちらです

Reminder About Post Approvals & Security

IMPORTANT: THIS IS A FREE EVENT. If you see anything asking you to enter credit card information, it is NOT LEGITIMATE.

Due to spam posts because of the popularity of our virtual events, we have had to change our virtual events so that each post submitted must be approved by an admin.

  • The Home Office team will approve your post as quickly as possible. During challenge times (posted here), please give the US/CA team 15 minutes to approve your post. After challenge hours, please give the team 4 hours to approve your post.
  • All posts submitted from now through the 11:59pm CT deadline on Sunday will be reviewed and approved prior to the winner selection on Thursday, May 7.
  • Thank you! This is to ensure the safety and enjoyment of this event for everyone!

Japanese Translation: このイベント内で、クレジットカード情報を取得しようとするスパムコメントが投稿されています。本イベントは無料ですので、クレジットカード番号を聞かれても決して入力しないでください。

The Prize for All 12 Challenges

The prize for all 12 challenges of the NSD Worldwide Virtual Crop will be the exclusive 12×12 Periwinkle Triflora Album Cover. Prizes will be awarded to two participants in each challenge. We will award the prizes randomly, but to win, it must be evident that you have used the sketch we provided as inspiration to create a project using predominantly Creative Memories products. Prizes will be announced on Thursday, May 7, at 3pm CT.

Now, let the fun begin!

Flag_Australia Worldwide Virtual Crop Challenge #9: 

  1. Create a layout following the sketch below.
  2. Take a photo of your completed project.
  3. Post the photo of your completed page, spread, border or card to the NSD Worldwide Virtual Crop Facebook Event Page AND add #CM1, #CM2, #CM3, etc., to the caption/comments. You will add the hashtag that matches the challenge that you are submitting. No words needed, just stick to the hashtag CM with numbers as this is a bilingual event! Feel free to use other hashtags as well, such as #NSDWWVC2020 or #CreativeMemories, but BE SURE to include #CM1, #CM2, etc., so we can find your post. For Instagram users, you will need to add #NSDWWVC2020 AND #CM1, #CM2, etc., so your post can be found.
  4. You have the entire event to submit all 12 challenges (some will post while you are sleeping). To see your final deadline date and time, check when your Facebook event ends; this will show you the date and time in your time zone. View challenge times in your time zone here. Keep refreshing the Facebook Event Page to see others’ masterpieces!

TUTORIAL: Kelly from Home Office has a cool technique up her creative sleeve! She shows us how she used a border sticker around the outside of her circle shape to create a clever decoration.

Terryl Moir is a Creative Memories Advisor and lives in Perth, Australia, with her dog, Bingo. Her scrapbooking journey started in 1999 using Creative Memories albums and products. Now as a retiree, she has more time on her hands to enjoy scrapbooking and helping others create their own photo journey. She’s ready with “Myrtle the Motorhome” and looking forward to “scrappin’ on the road.”

Now, let the fun begin! (2)
Created by Terryl MoirCreative Memories Advisor, Australia

To create this layout, you will need:

  • Graduation Day Theme Pack
  • Black Cardstock
  • Medallion Punch
  • Custom Cutting System
    • 13×13 Custom Cutting System Mat
    • Circle Custom Cutting System Patterns
    • Red, Blue & Green Custom Cutting System Blades
  • 12-inch Trimmer
  • All-Purpose Scissors
  • Repositionable Tape Runner
  • Tape Runner
  • Foam Squares
  • Gold Metallic Dual-Tip Pen

Created by Kelly – Creative Memories Home Office, Australia

To create this layout, you will need:

  • Sweetheart Theme Pack
  • Custom Cutting System
    • 13×13 Custom Cutting System Mat
    • Circle Custom Cutting System Patterns
    • Red, Blue & Green Custom Cutting System Blades
  • 12-inch Trimmer
  • All-Purpose Scissors
  • Tape Runner
  • Foam Squares
  • Black Dual-Tip Pen

Thanks for joining us! When posting your projects on social media, use #NSDWWVC2020 and #CreativeMemories to share your excitement!


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