8:00 – 9:00 am Event Check-in/Contest entry drop off (Gail V., Linda C. & Cindy B.)
7:30 – 4:00 pm Operation Smile Silent Auction open/Contest Voting Open
9:00 – 9:10 am Welcome by Bren
9:10 - 10:00 am Presentation by Close To My Heart VP, Kristine W. (marketing)
10:00 – 10:15 am Presentation by Kay P (Plan of action)
10:15- 10:20 am Questions and answers with Kay P.
10:20-10:40 am Presentation by Lisa S.(using the new Cricut® Art Philosophy Collection)
10:40-10:50 am Questions and answers with Lisa S.
10:50-11:10 am Presentation by Dawn H. (Blogging)
11:10-11:20 am Questions and answers with Dawn H.
11:20-11:30 am Operation Smile
11:30-11:45 am Paper Cupcake Recognition – Bren
11:45 - 12:45 pm Lunch (on own)
12:50 - 2:00 pm Creative Session - Denise A. T.
2:05 -3:00 pm Presentation by Close To My Heart VP & COO, Brian H. (Studio J)
3:00 - 4:00 pm Creative Session - Mandy L.
4:00 - 4:15 pm Break/Silent Auction & Contest closes
4:15 – 4:30 pm Presentation by Close To My Heart VP, Monica W. (Training and Events)
4:30 – 4:45 pm Live auction – Karen M.
4:45 - 5:00 pm Closing remarks – Bren (Contest Winners Announced)
5:00 – 6:00 pm Dinner (on own)
5:00 – 10:30 pm Free time to crop and mingle – Pre-paid and on site projects available
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We will be holding an auction (both live and silent) to raise money for Operation Smile. We are asking each and everyone of you to bring an item (handmade or business related-current product preferred) to add to our auction. Bring your one-of-a-kind works of heART that will all be available for bid. AND…Please come prepared to bid generously to help us change the lives of those children who need a new smile!
*Contest/Swap Information: All entrants please use only the NEW current stamp sets and accessories in the Spring/Summer 2011 Close To My Heart Idea Book. We encourage the use of our new “Art Philisophy” Cricut cartridge. (Please do not use other cutting devices or systems)
Share and be inspired with this fun contest and swap!
Contest!!! You could win!
Prizes given for top winner in each category:
12 x 12 - 2 page layout
(Your entries may be picked up during the dinner hour)
Card Swap: Do your best work showcasing the beauty of any of our 8 newest My Reflections Papers and accessories. (Minimum 4 x 4 size) Card swapping is optional and can be done during the following times outside the meeting area.
8-9am during registration
11:30-12:45pm during the lunch break
5-10:30pm during the open crop times
All entries will be on display for voting during the event and the top three will leave with a prize The rest of the event attendees will go home with a host of new ideas! We look forward to seeing your beautiful artwork and creativity! We hope you will participate in the auction, contest and swap!
The location site does have an onsite restaurant that will be open during the lunch hour. There are also over 20 restaurants within one mile of the hotel itself.
No children please, only nursing babies permitted unless special circumstances are pre-approved.
We look forward to seeing you there!