Tuesday, August 25, 2009

To Celebrate My First Release Giveaway!!

'Rare Treasures' is ready and to celebrate my first release for Tree of Life Samplings, I am offering a free pattern of it! So comment on this post with your desire to win by August 29th! I will post the winner on the 30th of August!

Please mention this giveaway on your blog, by posting the picture, just rightclick and save to your computer! There will be another chance to win, if you do this.

If you have not yet seen the design here is the pic:



Best of luck and thanks for commenting!

Love, Jan

113 comments:

JOLENE said...

Jan, what a beautiful design. What a talented one you are. Congrats on your first new design that is so awesome! I would be proud to win such a beautiful item created by you. I will definitely post a link on my blog, thanks for the offering!

Teresa S. said...

Congratulations on your first design! Please enter me in your drawing--I would love to stitch it up!

Deb said...

Jan, I'm so thrilled that you've begun this adventure!!! Of course I want to be entered into the giveaway and I'll post this on my blog!!! Congratulations!!!

woolwoman said...

Jan - love your new design - I hope it is wildly sucessful for you. Please enter me in your drawing - I'd love to win your beautiful design! I'm having a drawing too - pop over and say hi - thanks for entering me - Melody

Anonymous said...

Jan, such a beautiful piece! Congratulations on your first design Hope there will be many more. Please enter me in your drawing. I'd love to stitch this. Thanks, Nancy D. Hedghogmom@aol.com

Jucus said...

Congratulation for you first design, Jan! It's very kind, so I'd like to stich it too!
Please enter me in your giveaway!
Hugs from Hungary
Judit
Judit.Posch@gmail.com

Daniela said...

As I have said it already before, this is a truly beautiful design. Please enter me in the drawing, I would love to stitch your design. I am also going to add this right away to my blog.

Kathy said...

I love your new design. I would love to have a chance to win this. Please enter me in your celebration giveaway.

Kathy
katkiley@aol.com

Becky said...

Wow! What a beautiful design. Please enter me in your drawing. I would just love to stitch this one up right away. Thanks so much!

Cari said...

"Rare Treasures" what a delightful name for your company.

I would love to win a copy of your very first design - what an honor! I will also post a link on my site.

Thanks!

dixiesamplar said...

Jan...congrats again! It is a beautiful design!! You know I want to be in on this giveaway!! LOL

HAPPY STITCHIN'
Terri

Barbi said...

Oh Jan! I would love to have the opportunity to win this. It's beautiful! Congratulations on your release.

Barbi said...

Oh and I have mentioned it on my blog as well. I hope you have lots and lots of visitors :)

Melissa (The Daily Mel) said...

Congratulations on such a gorgeous design, Jan! I wish you many years of success as a designer. :) I would love to be entered in your drawing and have posted about it on my blog.

Melissa
http://www.thedailymel.com

Mary Beth said...

Congratulations on getting your new design all packaged. I know how trying it must have been! I can't wait to see it in person next month!

Please enter me in your give-away and I will be heading to post it to my blog shortly!

Hugs!

Alf N Stitches said...

Hi Jan, please enter me! I love your first design! Thank you for the drawing! Amy amyfrazier@hotmail.com

Margaret said...

Oh how exciting! I'd love to win your design. :D Thanks for the giveaway!

Katrina said...

Huge congrats on your first design and of course I want to win ;-). It's so pretty.

Barbeeque4 said...

This is one lovely sampler!!! Congrats on your entering the world of designing. I will post a link on my blog - I would love to win this so enter me name -

edgar

doris said...

I love the frame you chose.

Publishing a design has to be such an exciting event. Best of luck.

Diana said...

Congratulations on your first design! I really like designs with houses and borders so I would like to add my name to the giveaway.

pam1228 said...

I just LOVE your beautiful design! Quite awesome for a first piece!
I would love to enter your drawing. Thanks for the chance.
Pam

Kathy P - NY said...

Jan - I love the design and love the colors!! Congratulations on your first release! How generous of you to offer a giveaway - please add my name to the drawing. Thanks so much!

Kathy P - NY

Kathy said...

Love your sampler design. Congrats on your first release. That would be a fun design to stitch if I were to win your giveawasy.

Siobhan said...

Congrats on your first design, Jan! Please enter me in the giveaway--yahoo!

Karen said...

Jan, I love this design; it's beautiful and the colors are wonderful. Please enter me in the drawing and I'll post a link on my blog if I can figure out how!

Colleen said...

Beautiful design! I'm sure you will design many others and I'm looking forward to seeing them :)

ckbaker46@yahoo.com

Andy said...

Such a beautiful sampler.. I would love to win it and hang the sampler in my living room. I love your blog by the way.

Sharlotte said...

I will be posting the giveaway as soon as I can.Thanks Jan!

Grenae said...

What a wonderful "first" design! I've always had a soft spot in my heart for cross stitch designs with houses. It would truly be a job to work on this beautiful design.

Grenae said...

I meant to say "truly a JOY" to work on this design. Forgive my tired eyes and hands.

Natasha said...

Congratulations on you first design Jan it is beautiful :) I would be honored to win this and stitch this :)

I am goignt o post this on my blog because it is to beautiful not to miss
Natasha

Laura said...

It looks really great, Jan. Congratulations on your first design and please enter me in your drawing.

Cari said...

I just love this piece Jan! I would love to have it in my stash!! Hugs and Happy Stitching

Melissa said...

Count me in, Jan! I'm going to post now/this evening! It's such a great design - congratulations!

Susan said...

Jan, I love this design! If I weren't on a personal challenge to finish 25 projects before I buy a new chart, I'd get it right away. If I don't win your giveaway, it will be one of the first charts I get when the challenge is done.

Reba said...

What a lovely design! Very beautiful!!

Marie-P said...

Truly beautiful! Please count me in on your drawing~ I would love to stitch this to hang on my sampler wall!
Thanks

Ellen said...

Beautiful sampler, love it! Congrats on your first design, please enter me in your giveaway.

Hugs,

Jackie said...

Congratulations on your first published design! I'd love to enter your generous contest!

Maggee said...

Wow--what a gorgeous design! Congrats to you! And what a nice gesture to have this giveaway! Please enter me in the drawing.

Maggee

Kathy said...

Jan, this is such a beautiful design. I'd love to win it.

Carolyn NC said...

Very pretty design - Please count me in the drawing!

Littlebit said...

Jan, your first design is beautiful!! I wish I had such talent...I guess I'll just stick to stitching what other people create. lol!

Jeanie said...

Congratulations on your first design ! Please also include me in your celebration giveaway. Thank you !

Becky K in OK said...

What a great design to add to my collection. Please include me. I will definitely post a photo on my blog.

Jennifer Stumpf said...

what a lovely desing. congratulations! i would love to stitch this, please do enter me in your drawing!!

Jacinta said...

Jan, I love this design and congratulate you on your first published work. I would love to enter the draw for a copy.

all the best from Australia

Jacinta

Theresa said...

This is absolutely beautiful!!!!! I would love to enter for the drawing~~~ I'm going to add a link on my blog right away~~~

Meghann said...

Congratulations on your first design release! It is beautiful. I would love to be entered in your drawing.
Thank you,
meghannmarch1980@yahoo.com

Cathy B said...

I have never visited your blog before, but saw links to it on other blogs. Now I'll have to bookmark you and stop by more often.

Your design is gorgeous! Please enter me in the draw; I will also post a link on my blog.

Will you let us know how/where to purchase the design if we don't win?

Cathy B tadten@msn.com

Bobbie said...

Jan,

Congratulations on your first design. Please include me for the drawing. I would just love to stitch this and hang it on my wall.

Thanks for offering this giveaway.

Bobbie (no blog)
bobbiejess@comcast.net

Susan said...

An excellent design! You go girl!
I would be honored to win.

Edige said...

I love houses and of course I'd like to win this beautiful pattern. I show this picture and your giveaway on my blog.
Thank you,
Edit from Hungary

Nita said...

That is a gorgeous design! I've published it on my blog here, even though I'd like to keep it a secret and win it for me - lol!

Sandra said...

What a great design, I love the little angel in the bottom border. Please include my name in the draw.

Nina said...

Dear Jan,

what a wonderful sampler!! Congratulations on your 1st design!! :)

Please enter me too, I put it on my blog (sidebar) and linked back here of course.

Kind regards,
Nina
from Hungary

Elisa said...

A gorgeous design...congratualtions. I would love to be entered into your draw, I will also add a link on my blog to yours...

Luned said...

What a beautiful design - one I would love to stitch, whether I win or not. Congratulations!

Cath said...

Wow, that is beautiful , please enter me for your giveaway . I am new to blogging , but I'm going to try and put your picture on my blog.
Thankyou

Gladys Creativa said...

Congratulations!!!!!!

I'm very happy to know your blog is fantastic.
Please I want to participate in the draw!
I'll post it in my blog!

Hugs!

Sharlotte said...

Hi Jan,
Just posting to let you know how much I love your new design! I could just see this hanging in my family's game room. I have posted about the giveaway on my blog. thehappyneedle.blogspot.com Your's is the first picture that I have learned how to post and I am so excited.What a beautiful design! Congratulations!

Sharlotte
genealogrl@yahoo.com

Peggy Lee said...

Congratulations on your first design! It's beautiful. Please enter me in your drawing. I would be proud to receive it.
Thank You!
mrscpom@yahoo.com

Kellie said...

Jan, it is gorgeous! Thanks for the chance to try to win one. I would love to stitch it. :)

Bonnie said...

Hi Jan!
Congratulations on your first design. It is awesome! My birthday is Aug. 29th. It would make a great birthday present.

Sherry said...

Yes, please enter my name for this wonderful design! I would be so thrilled to receive it! I am on my way over to post a picture with info on my blog for an extra chance!

birdwatcher17@aol.com

Alice said...

Jan, it was inevitable that you should design and what a lovely first design it is. Really proud of you.
Hugs
Alice
xxxx

jeffsrose35 said...

What a beautiful first design. This would be perfect for a teacher!! Thanks so much for the offer.

Kristen said...

I'd love achance to win this beautiful design! Thanks!

Sandy said...

I love your new design. Keep up the good work. Please enter me in your drawing.
Thanks,
sandyxstitcher@gmail.com

Lucy said...

Beautiful design!! Congratulations!

Vivi said...

It is absolutely lovely, I posted a link (in french)on my blog : http://needleandpins.blogspot.com

Please enter me in your drawing .

Patti said...

Jan I just love you new design and am so glad I can enter it. I have been offline for a week now thanks to AOL and of course I will leave a photo of your wonderful giveaway on my blog. I hope I win because I really love it and I have nothing to stitch RIGHT!!! Lots of Love Patti xxx

Stitchy Mc Floss said...

What a lovely design. Congrats on your first design. Please enter me in your drawing. Also, I have posted your give away on my blog as well. Thank you for the chance to win such a lovely design. :)

Kielrain said...

Congrats on your first design! It is a real nice one. Please add me!

Mama Joan said...

Wonderful design. I would love a chance to win it. Please enter me in your drawing.

Suzanne said...

Jan, this is such a wonderful design. I would love the chance to win this beautiful chart. Please enter me into your draw. Thanks.

Dona said...

I love this design, Jan - it's bright and hopeful and looks like a very fun piece to stitch!

Sharon said...

Congratulations on your very first design, its gorgeous. I will definitely be adding your link on my blog. Thanks so much. Best of Luck with your designing.

Lisa said...

Beautiful design! Pls include me in your draw. My email details are in my blog profile. Thanks for the opportunity.

anna s. said...

What a beautiful chart!! Congrats on the start of your designing carreer!
Please put me in for the drawing.... wouldn't miss it for anything!!
Anna in Norway

rosa said...

wow it's beautiful!!!!! sorry for my english spero di vincere un saluto dall'Italia bye bye rosa
http://kreattiva.blogspot.com/

Ladybug said...

Wow, glad I stumbled across your blog! Your design is beautiful and would fit right in with my decor. Your granddaughter is beautiful. I am the proud Nana of 4 little granddaughters.

Anonymous said...

What a great design. Please enter me in your drawing.
Gator4bskt@aol.com
Jan

The Scarlett House said...

Congrats to you, Jan! Love the new design. I think you should also design something in honor of that darling new grandbaby, too.

SilkLover said...

Congratulations and good wishes.
Please enter me for your giveaway. Thank you.

Paula C. said...

This is a really pretty design and I love what it says. Please enter me into your give-away.

Carissa said...

Beautiful sampler Jan! Can't wait to see more offerings from you. I would be so happy to win this from you. I have also posted a link on my blog.

Congrats on your first design!

Monica said...

Gorgeous chart!! Congrats on your new endeavor.

Lizzy said...

You know I adore "Rare Treasures", my dearest Jan and I'd love to win a copy of your Gorgeous first design! Truly a Rare Treasure from a Rare Treasure!!! :)

Love you to the Moon and back my dear KS... :)

Karyn said...

Oh Jan, it is gorgeous, congratulations!

please put my name in to the drawing :)

Hugs

lynda said...

Jan, I love this design! I'm sure it will be a best seller! Please add my name to your drawing...I have also added a photo and link on my blog.
Congratulations!

lynda
lyndamarie.a@gmail.com

Loves Christmas said...

Congratulations on such a beautiful design; you are obviously a very talented person. Please enter me in your drawing. I'd love to say I have one of Jan's first designs!

Debra
xsnut@comcast.net

Connie B said...

Wow, nice design! Going to post to my blog right now!! Thanks so much for the chance to win!

Lindsay said...

Beautiful design Jan and I would love a chance to own it

Karoline said...

It's a gorgeous design Jan, congratulations. Please enter me in your draw

Kim said...

Please enter me in your wonderful giveaway - I love your design! Thanks, kimberlybreid@hotmail.com

Anonymous said...

This is a lovely design. Please enter me in your drawing. Good luck.
Diane
mdguillory@charter.net

Lei B. said...

Jan, I love your first design. It is just wonderful. How sweet of you to have a give away too! I would love to enter. Take care!

Renee G said...

I would absolutely love to make up your pattern. It's darling.

rsgrandinetti@yahoo(dot)com

Betsabè said...

woooooow!!!thanks for a chance...

Joanie said...

Congratulations! What a beautiful design! You are very talented and I hope that I will win it cause I really want to stitch it!

Stitchinowl said...

Congratulations on your first design. Absolutely stunning! Please include me in your generous drawing. Carolyn
rcscg at aol dot com

Chrizette said...
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Chrizette said...

Please also enter me in your give-away. It is a beautiful design! I will post on my blog www.alltedaysof.blogspot.com

Csicsóné-Melinda said...

Congratulation for you first design, Jan! It's very kind, so I'd like to stich it too!
Please enter me in your giveaway!

Hugs, Melinda from Hungary

mariah said...

I love your new design. I would love to have a chance to win this. Please enter me in your celebration giveaway.
Hugs from Hungary

Jennifer said...

Jan, please put me in the give-away! I love that design and would feel honored to win it!
I will put on my blog too at Feathers in the Nest.
Jennifer Dalenberg
http://www/feathersinthenest.blogspot.com/
jennifer.dalenberg@yahoo.com

Tammy said...

Beautiful design! Good luck and of course, please enter me!

Loraine said...

Oh Jan, what an incredible sampler! Wonderful design. I've missed you so much. I hope that you are enjoying your last days of summer with the grand baby.
Enter me, of course! Have a great day!

Ronel said...

Dear Jan, this is beutifull. Please enter me into your draw.

Regards Ronel, Cape Town South Africa.

Dani - tkdchick said...

Beautiful new design, best of luck!

lenna said...

Please enter me in your giveaway. Your design is very beautiful and I would love to win it.
I will also post your picture on my blog. http://theflyingitchesneedle.blogspot.
Thanks for this chance.
God Bless ~
Lenna