Craft & Tell Party Giveaway

Last Saturday evening I got the opportunity to host a Craft & Tell party courtesy of Elmers.   The goal is to bring crafting and creativity to communities everywhere, and I got to be one of the first to

They supplied us with a box of goodies including products such as an X-ACTO Retract-a-Blade, CraftBond Extra Strength Glue Stick, CraftBond Tape Runner, circle cutters, decorative scissors, trimmers, glue dots, markers and more.

So I invited some friends over and we got crafting!



We made single word boards…


Decorative Paper Covered Clothespins…


And Accordion Scrapbooks.


Elmers wants to give you a chance to bring crafting into your community and they are offering two lucky IC readers the chance to do that.   Each prize pack will include:

o   3   X-ACTO Retract-a-Blade knives

o     3   CraftBond Extra Strength Glue Sticks

o   3   CraftBond Tape Runners

o   3 Mini Bi-fold 9×12 Foam Board packs

o   1 Painters Markers pack

o   1 X-ACTO Decorative Edge Scissors pack

o   1 Circle Cutter

o   1 X-ACTO Self-Healing Mat

o   1 Glue Dots pack

o   2 Photo Corners packs (various colors)

o   1 Gel Pens pack

o   1 Tacky Glue bottle


You must be a U.S. resident in order to be eligible to win.   Winners will be announced on Tuesday.

For your chance to win there are three ways to enter…

1.   Follow Elmers on facebook (leave a comment letting me know you did).

2.   Tweet this message out on Twitter: this “I want to #craftandtell with my friends courtesy of @elmers and @infarrantly.” (leave a comment letting me know you did).

3.   Tell who you would invite to your Craft & Tell party


  1. I have some pretty crafty girlfriends that I would love to have over for a girls night in – this would be fun!

  2. I like Elmers on fb.

  3. I would invite some of my neighbors and some crafty friends in the area. What a fun night that would be!

  4. i would invite some girlfriends over who have been begging me to host a craft night! this would be the perfect excuse!

    thanks for the chance to win!

  5. I liked Elmers on FB.

  6. Liked Elmer’s on FB!

  7. Tweet, Tweet, Tweet…

  8. I would invite all of my crafty friends and those that think they are not crafty. Gotta show those gals it’s fun to be crafty.

  9. I “liked” elmer’s on facebook & this would be a great asset to my monthly craft night with my Crafty Ladies group! 🙂 Thanks for this!

  10. Oh how adorable! I love making those clothespins myself! And accordion scrapbooks are a great classic! THanks for sharing! I think I am going to try the wooden words next! 🙂

  11. I liked Elmers on FB

  12. tweet! tweet!

  13. I would invite my sisters, mom, cousins and aunts (our family LOVES to have parties!!) This would be SO much fun!!

  14. I would invite over my old next door neighbor who is in elementary school. She LOVES to craft and I miss her so much!

  15. I “like” Elmers on Facebook!

  16. I would invite my niece Hannah and some of her friends. She’d love it!

  17. I liked Elmer’s on facebook 🙂

  18. I would invite my Mom and sister, my two sister in law’s, and a few of my friends to a craft and tell party. 🙂

  19. I like Elmers on Facebook!

  20. I tweeted! (@willowwhimsy)

  21. I like Elmer’s on FB!

  22. I would invite my sisters, girlfriends, and neighbors (oh and possible a cute bartender) LOL!

  23. I liked Elmer’s on FB. =)

  24. I would invite my mom and sister, my boyfriend’s mom, and my girl’s from my youth and college ministry at church! We would have a blast!

    I love the foam board for signs! I was always discouraged from making some because I don’t have a saw- alas, problem solved!

  25. I would invite my best friends. They are a hoot and we would have lots of laughs. It would be a girls’ night.

  26. I would definitely invite my best buds over. We all love to craft!!!!

  27. id invite my coworkers!

  28. I would invite my family members who are nervous about crafting, so I could show them how fun it is!

  29. I would invite the gals in my neighborhood Bunco group! Crafting is more fun than rolling dice any day! 🙂

  30. I like Elmer’s on fb.

  31. I would invite my MOMS club to come craft with me.

  32. I would love to have a Craft and Tell, and invite some friends who always say they are not crafty…just to show them it’s not hard!

  33. I tweeted!

  34. I’d invite my neighbors! And send all the kids with the husbands for the night! Hey, you can come too! 🙂

  35. I am now following Elmers on FB. I have a group of crafters that I get together with at least once or twice a month-sometimes even more. We could have a extra crafty get together with some of these goodies! Thanks for offering the opportunity.

  36. I would invite all my friends that want to be crafty but aren’t sure how to begin. I am sure we could make some fun stuff. Thanks for the chance to win!

  37. I would invite all my friends that think they are not crafty. I am sure we could make some fun stuff. Thanks for the chance to win!

  38. I would invite other local bloggers so that we could meet each other face-to-face! 🙂

  39. Patricia Cone says

    I tweeted!

  40. Patricia Cone says

    follower of elmer’s on facebook!

  41. Patricia Cone says

    I would invite all my girls who want to be crafty but aren’t sure how.. gotta spread the crafty love.

  42. I would invite my mom and sisters.

  43. I have about 5 neighbors that would love to do this.

  44. I like Elmer’s on FB.

  45. I would invite my mom and her BFF, both are crazy creative, and a few of my good friends over. I think we would have a blast.

  46. I’m a fan of Elmer’s on FB!

  47. I tweeted about the giveaway (@sarahsmyers).

  48. I would love to have a craft party with all my crafty friends! 🙂

  49. I liked Elmers on FB

  50. I would love to have a craft party with our junior high girls! They would love this especially with Mother’s Day coming up!!!

  51. I tweeted this!

    Thank you for this opportunity!

  52. Karen Jerread says

    I liked Elmer’s on FB

  53. Karen Jerread says

    I have a great group of talented friends that I would have over for the party.

  54. I would invite all my Scrapbooking friends. We get together once a month and this would give us a chance to try something new.

  55. I liked Elmers on Fb

  56. Melinda M says

    I like Elmer’s on FB 🙂

  57. Melinda M says

    I would invite my mom friends over – the ones that we used to all be in moms club together and play bunko. Now that the kids are older, we don’t get together enough. This would be a great way to do that!

  58. Jennifer C. says

    I liked Elmers on FB!!

  59. Jennifer C. says
  60. I like Elmers on FB!

  61. Jennifer C. says

    I would invite my sister, my mom, and my best friend! We would have a blast!!

  62. I would invite my group of teacher friends! Its almost spring break for us and everyone knows we REALLY need a BREAK!!! This would be an AWESOME night out!!

  63. I liked Elmers on facebook!

  64. I’d invite some friends from work.

  65. I liked Elmers on FB

  66. I’d invite my MIL, mom and SIL’s or I have a few amazingly awesome crafty friends.

  67. I like Elmers on FB!!

  68. Liked Elmers on Facebook!

  69. I would invite my sisters and Best friend over and we would have a blast crafting with Elmers and chatting it up!

  70. I liked Elmers on FB! 🙂

  71. I’d invite the friends I made from a photo workshop we all took together. We’re all a lot craftier than we knew at the time!

  72. ooo….who wouldn’t I invite! 🙂 well for sure all the mamas from my mommy group and some other friends who are always tickled at the projects I do! 🙂

  73. tweet!!/nellybarney/status/

    nelly dot barney at yahoo dot com

  74. i would invite my sisters and all my friends!!

    nelly dot barney at yahoo dot com

  75. i like elmers on fb!

    nelly dot barney at yahoo dot com

  76. Followed on fb!

  77. Tweeted!

  78. I would invite some single moms over to make something nice for their home!

  79. I liked Elmers on FB, thanks for the chance to win!

  80. I’d get my sisters together with my new inlaws- a little crazy, but would be a blast 🙂

  81. I would invite my neighbors. 🙂

  82. oohh ahhh my baby group would love this

  83. I liked Elmer’s on Facebook!

  84. I would invite my friends to a crafting party! I would use these as community supplies and have them bring some things to share as well.

  85. I liked elmer’s on FB

  86. I would invite my family three Sis in laws, my mom and my mother in law. 🙂

  87. I am following Elmer’s Glue on facebook

  88. I would use this pack with my MOPS group.

  89. I would invite some girlfriends who are a little less than crafty (but want to be!) I used to host a craft group and this would definitely help me get started back up!

  90. I am following Elmers on FB

  91. I like Elmers on Facebook

  92. I would invite some of my close, crafty friends, family and other crafters in my ares

  93. i would invite the other moms in our playgroup! We love getting together!

  94. I tweeted this! (@decoupagedlife)

  95. I have a large group of friends who absolutely love to craft! I would love to win this and have a big party! Thanks for a great giveaway!

  96. I liked Elmers on FB.

  97. I have been wanted to have a craft night with all my sisters-in-law and mother in law. This would be PERFECT to get the creative juices flowing : )

  98. I would invite all my crafty friends and we would have a blast!!!!!
    Thanks for an awesome giveaway!!!!

  99. Paulina J! says

    I wouls invite my Mom and sister. I miss them so much!!

  100. I tweeted. I liked. I would invite a few moms from the neighborhood.

  101. Question: Is there a tutorial on those little scrapbooks?Thanks.

  102. I would invite my crafty friends. I have lots of friends that are on a budget, but love to make things like the single word boards. I’ve made clothes pin clips like that for my friend’s rehearsal dinner. In lieu of a slide show, she hung all of her pictures on clothes lines with the decorated clothes pins. It was so pretty!

  103. I liked Elmer’s on facebook.

  104. I have joined ELMERS on Fb….they have great ideas..will enjoy this.
    I would share the prize products with the seniors that I do crafts with at the Senior Day Care program in Sacto. Thanks for your great blogs…

  105. I would invite my girls and the granddaughter. They are all so crafty.

  106. I’m loving Elmers on Facebook and in real life.

  107. I’m a fan of Elmers on Facebook!
    maryw1981 at yahoo dot com

  108. I retweeted!
    maryw1981 at yahoo dot com

  109. I would totally invite my best friend Stephanie and my mom! All three of us love to craft!

    maryw1981 at yahoo dot com

  110. Kelly Voth says

    Wow, I already get calls saying “we’ll provide the dinner and wine, you provide a craft” Winters get long in North Dakota and we (friends and I) need to craft every now and then and my friends don’t know what to do, so I help. It’s always a fun night!

  111. I “like” Elmers on facebook!

  112. I tweeted, which went to my facebook page as well!

  113. I liked Elmers on FB

  114. I do a regular Girls Night In at a local rescue mission. We eat, we visit, we craft. Those ladies LOVE to craft. They would have a ball with these Elmers products!

  115. I would invite my bestie , my sisters and my oldest to the AWESOME craft party.

  116. I like Elmer’s on FB

  117. I recently started a craft group with some friends. We meet once a month to create something new. I’d love to win so I could share this with them!

  118. I liked Elmers on Facebook

  119. I tweeted about it!

    Denise (
    Twitter name (sprinkleofthis)

  120. Donna Bowes says

    Liked Elmers on facebook! Thanks for the giveaway!

  121. Donna Bowes says

    I would invite all my girlfriends and kids for a craft party!

  122. I’m following Elmers on FB.

  123. I would invite all my friends over!

  124. I would invite my next-door neighbor and the girls that live below me. We all need a craft night!

  125. I tweeted (@melpilchard) and liked Elmers on Facebook! I would invite my two best scrapbooking friends!!

  126. I “Liked” Elmers on Facebook!

  127. I would invite my friends from the Brave Girls Club and my Paper Arts classes!

  128. just tweeted it!

  129. I liked elmers on FB. This would be a great package to win. We are starting a craft group among friends and this would be a great start to help with crafts.

  130. Just like Elmers on FB

  131. Just Tweeted it !

  132. I would invite my crafty scrapbook club girlfriends, kick the husbands & kids out and have a blast being crafty! 🙂

  133. I liked Elmers on FB! Susan

  134. I tweeted at!/SuzieButtons
    Tweet! Tweet!

  135. I would invite my crafty daughter, friends and co-workers! Fun! Susan

  136. I liked Elmers on FB! Megan

  137. I posted on Twitter at!/Mstoeckl

  138. I would invite my Mom and my mommy group friends! Megan

  139. I liked Elmers on FB

  140. I would invite my cardmaking friends from our churchgroup. What an awesome idea

  141. EliseKayEm says

    I like Elmer’s on facebook!! 🙂

  142. EliseKayEm says
  143. EliseKayEm says

    I’d invite my two crafty sisters from out of town! We’d have a blast!!! 🙂

  144. I would LOVE to have a crafty girls night IN! I’d invite my girlfriends and send my household of boys out for the night 🙂

  145. Debbie Painter says

    I “like” Elmer’s on FB!!!

  146. I “liked” Elmers on FB!



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