Monday, March 17, 2014

March Madness Stencil Giveaway

During the month of March, upload your stencil and lettering projects to CraftingRocks.com for a chance to win a deluxe trio of Westcott Brand Stencils!
Winner may choose any 3 in stock Stencil Packs from our extensive collection!

*Contest ends at midnight PST on March 31st 2014. Winner will be selected at random and must provide a valid street shipping address within the continental USA or Canada.

Sunday, March 16, 2014

2014 NAEA National Convention

Join Westcott Brand at the National Art Education Association Convention March 29-31 in San Diego, CA. We will be showcasing our educational line of tools with creative project designer Modern Surrealist! Be sure to stop by our booth for a free make-n-take/lesson plan! 

*Show open to registered attendees only. Some requirements apply. 
For more info about the show and to register to attend click HERE. 

The NAEA National Convention is an annual event providing substantive professional development services that include the advancement of knowledge in all sessions, events, and activities for the purpose of improving visual arts instruction in American schools. As such, it is the world's largest art education convention.

The three-day convention includes over 1,000 participatory workshops, panels, seminars for job-alike groups . . . research reports, discussions, exhibits, and tours . . . keynote addresses by world-acclaimed educators, artists, researchers, and scholars . . . with the opportunity to connect with your colleagues from all over the  world. Each year some 140-200 exhibitor booths displaying the latest art  textbooks, high-tech software, prints, slides, curriculum materials, equipment, and programs, as well as the latest studio and art history media are made available for examination and review to art educator delegates. 

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Wallflower No More CHA Mega Show Workshop

Westcott Brand cutting tools proudly sponsored the workshop "Wallflower No More" at the Craft and Hobby Association 2014 Mega Show! Celebrity crafter and host of the hit TV show She's Crafty Wendy Russell led workshop attendees on an exploration into the world of upcycling, using vintage wallpaper scraps to dress up ordinary household accessories! To find the perfect tools for your next project visit us online today! And for tons more project inspiration and to enter our monthly giveaways, head on over to our social media crafting website CraftingRocks!

Monday, March 3, 2014

Designer Throwdown

Westcott Brand cutting tools proudly sponsors the Charity Wings Art Center! At the Craft & Hobby Association 2014 Mega Show we sponsored the Designer Throwdown! Designers had 8 minutes - in honor of the Cre8time movement to create a crafty masterpiece using the contents of their mystery boxes! Here you can see our resident designer Marisa Pawelko of Modern Surrealist in a craft duel against Jonathan Fong - spokesperson for Craft Attitude! To find the perfect tools for your next project visit us online! And for tons more project inspiration and to enter our monthly giveaways, head on over to Crafting Rocks, our community crafting social network!