Freebie Friday – Stamp & Scrapbook Expo

SSBE Win 2 Tickets

Freebie Friday with Jen Walker

Welcome to this week’s edition of Freebie Friday. This weekend launches the 2016 Stamp & Scrapbook Expo show season.  To celebrate this launch, this week’s giveaway is two admission passes to a 2016 Stamp & Scrapbook Expo show of your choice.

SSBE Win 2 Tickets


For a chance to win two admission passes, leave a comment on this blog post telling us which Stamp & Scrapbook Expo location you would attend.

But wait, there is more! We will also be giving away 2 additional admission passes on Instagram as well. Sometime during the next week, I will be loading this same image to Instagram. How do you win the passes via Instagram? The first step is to follow @ScrapbookExpo on Instagram. When you see the above image posted to our account, like the image on Instagram. The next step is to repost the image and include the hashtag #SSBE2016. Easy peasy!

Two chances to win two admission passes! WooHoo! Both sets of winners will be announced on next Friday’s blog post. Good luck!

Last week’s Freebie Friday post was sponsored by Jillibean Soup. Thank you to everyone who commented on last week’s blog post! The giveaway was for a collection of Shape Shakers.

The winner is … Debra Seymour!


Congratulations Debra! Please send your mailing address to Jen Walker and include ‘Jillibean Soup prize winner’ in the subject line.

Thanks for joining me this week. I hope you have been inspired to go get crafty! If you are looking for more inspiration, visit the Stamp & Scrapbook Expo YouTube channel and watch the Latest & Greatest playlist filled with all new videos taped during CHA 2016.

I hope you have a wonderful week ahead!

Don’t forget … for your chance to win two admission passes to a 2016 Stamp & Scrapbook Expo leave a comment on this blog post and follow us on Instagram and follow the steps mentioned above for a chance to win!  This giveaway runs until midnight on Thursday, February 25th.

Remember to join Stamp & Scrapbook Expo on Pinterest, InstagramFacebook.and on the Stamp & Scrapbook Expo YouTube Channel for lots of amazing inspiration.

~ Jen

196 thoughts on “Freebie Friday – Stamp & Scrapbook Expo

  1. Denise Bryant says:

    Congrats to Debra!
    I’d be delighted to win a pair of tickets and I’d invite my friend Laura to go with me! We’d be attending the Sacramento Expo!

  2. Kim Martin says:

    I would love to win a pair of tickets to the Scrapbook Expo in Marlboro MA. Last year was the first time I ever went to the Scrapbook Expo and had a blast shopping and learning new techniques. I can’t wait to go back again this year! Thanks for the opportunity to win this fantastic prize.

  3. Alice Bicknell says:

    Can’t wait for Scrapbook Expo to come to Chantilly Virginia. I’ll be inviting
    my daughter from Tennessee to come along with me.

  4. Gloria L. says:

    This year I am planning a vacation around the Duluth, GA Expo! The tickets would help me out SO MUCH! Thank you for offering them!

  5. LaurieJ says:

    It would be fantastic to win a couple tickets to Scrapbook Expo!! Thanks for the opportunity. If I was so lucky as to win, I would attend the expo in Schaumburg, IL.

  6. Silvia says:

    This will be my first stamp and Scrapbooking expo. I will be going to the Pleasanton, Ca event…I am so excited

  7. Doris Fryman says:

    My BFF and I want to attend the Milwaukee WI Expo. It’s been a few years and we’re excited to go this year!

  8. Jane says:

    Will be attending the St. Paul Expo. Just got a peek at the classes offered and am sooo excited. We are bringing along a couple of newbies this year and it should be a blast! Can hardly wait for it to get here.

  9. Kris says:

    I would love to win ticket to the Expo in Somerset NJ! It’s the closest but far enough away to count as a girls weekend!!!

  10. Candy B. says:

    I love Scrapbook Expo! I plan on attending 3 this year with my friend Linda – Pleasanton, Santa Clara, and Sacramento. Thank you so much for the chance to win two tickets!

  11. Marsha says:

    Milwaukee WI is where you will find me at the scrapbook expo. I have already decided what classes I want to attend. I took a vacation day so I can have 2 full days of scrapping and classes and shopping and getting to meet fellow scrapers!

  12. marylouh says:

    Love to win the tickets. I’ve never been to the Expo.
    I’d take my daughter with me – we’d have a fun weekend.

  13. Phyllis Damon says:

    I’ve got my 2days & 5 classes already booked for Anaheim show. Would really like to win tickets to the Ontario show to just be able to take in more of the store!

  14. Cheryl LeBeau says:

    Would love to win tickets to the Anaheim show for me and my sister. I live in the Reno/Sparks area and would love to drive down.

  15. Helen Jones says:

    Love the EXPO- I attend the one in Chantilly- my favorite event was the Thursday super make and take.

  16. jean magarrell says:

    I love how complete these EXPO’S are. It is a one stop shop all the time. My favorite place to attend is Ontario Ca. A group of us scrappers get together and car pool up there from San Diego and make a great day of it.

  17. margaret hochstrasser says:

    Sacramento Expo. I had a wonderful time last year and learned so much from the classes I attended. Can’t wait to go this year.

  18. Ruth Harris says:

    I am so excited about Scrapbook Expo and can hardly wait until it comes to Orlando, FL. Winning a pair of free tickets will be fantastic. I’m counting the days until show time.

  19. Paige says:

    That would be great to win the tickets! More money to spend on all the cool things inside! I attend the Anaheim, CA expo.

  20. Sheryl Peters says:

    I would love to win tickets to the Pleasanton show. I always fill my car with our stamp club members, and we have a wonderful time seeing new products and ideas.

  21. Kay Jensen says:

    Very excited for St. Paul’s EXPO new date, been looking at classes at other expo and looks to be a great one.

  22. Rochelle says:

    I will be attending in Schaumburg with my niece Sheila and/or friend CASSANDRA . It would be great to be selected.

  23. barb macaskill says:

    Super jealous of Debra’s win!! What an amazing prize package!! ENjoy!!
    If I was lucky enough to win the tickets my dear friend Kathy and I would go to the Expo in Florida, New Jersey or Mass! Not sure which one of these three would work best for her schedule but I am free for any and all of them!! Thanks for a chance to check a dream off my bucket list!

  24. Samantha says:

    I usually go to the Scrapbook Expo in Sacramento and planning to go again later this year. My bestie and I make a weekend of it and free tix would be awesome.

  25. Janet Harris says:

    I will be attending the Expo in Orlando…no excuses!!
    My “must have” list is getting so long I need to roll it up

  26. Evelyn Elston says:

    Thank you so much for doing this! In the last few weeks I have found a new local friend that shares my passion for crafting. I would love to surprise her with tickets for us to both go to the Anaheim Expo! She says I am a very positive person so I will look forward to your telling us “we won”.

  27. Andrea Schultz says:

    Love it that Scrapbook Rxpo is coming again! My favorite is the one in Chantilly, Virginia. If I win two tickets, I will take my daughter!

  28. Carole says:

    It would be wonderful to win 2 tickets to the Stamp and Scrapbook show. I will invite my daughter to attend with me to the Orlando, FL show. Thanks for the chance to win!

  29. Joan Krebs says:

    I would love free tickets to the Milwaukee Expo! The toughest thing would be deciding who to take with me. Hmmmmm

  30. Mary R says:

    Wow!! I would love to go to Scrapbook Expo in Chantilly Va. I’ve never had a change to go but know I would love, love, love it!!! Thanks !

  31. Norma Nakata says:

    It’s a girls road trip! We tried the Mega Make n Take in Sacramento last year and loved it so much our group doubled in size for the event in Pleasanton next week. Whoooo hooo! But wait that’s not all. We won’t miss our hometown Expo in Sac-town (Sacramento) in October where we are in for more scrapbooking , classes and shopping! I hope I win so I could share the prize!

  32. Liz Bailey says:

    Woo-Hoo!! I love Scrapbook Expo. Sometimes I don’t get to go but I’d sure like to go this year. Thanks for chance to win 2 tickets. I would go to the one in Orlando FL. Hope to see you there!!

  33. Stephanie Rodgers says:

    We love Scrapbook Expo, and we go every year! We make a weekend out of it with the make ‘n take event, cropping, a full day of classes, and of course, shopping! We attend the Expo in Somerset, NJ, and we have so much fun with Dave, our host! Looking forward to all the fun again this year!

  34. Michele Lockwood says:

    Would love to win tickets to Scrapbook Expo in Duluth, GA.

    My best friend and I have attended the last few years and have had the best fun!!!!

  35. Linda Wilson says:

    I’d loved to win two tickets to Scrapbook Expo. I’ll be attending the Duluth, GA show in July. Can’t wait to see what’s new.

  36. Lois Ritter says:

    I have attended many years of the Expo at our fairgrounds in St. Paul, MN. It is a fun day and so much to see and do. Our next show is April 29/30 and anxious to go

  37. Janet Ingraham says:

    What a joy it would be to go to the Scrapbook Expo in Orlando, FL. I’m not an Instagram follower, nor tweeter and have just barely started Facebook.

  38. Barbara Worthington says:

    Can’t wait for the expo to come to Orlando. Now I know how a kid feels when they go to Toys “R” Us.

  39. Zoe says:

    I plan on going with my friend to ScrapBook Expo in Duluth Ga. I have been going for at least 5 years. Love it!

  40. Penny Mann says:

    I would love free tickets to the Kansas City weekend. My sister will be driving an hour and a half to spend that weekend with me so we can go. I went by myself last year and loved it.

  41. Nancy Nitsch says:

    I’d love to win. I’d go to the Sacramento show and would take my sister in law who is the one that got me into Scrapbooking.

  42. Heather C. says:

    My best friend just bought a house. I would love to surprise her with tickets to Scrapbook Expo in Puyallup, WA. Thank-you for providing a chance to win.

  43. Annamarie says:

    I went to my first Scrapbook Expo in Chatilly VA. a couple of years ago, and I have learned so much from all of the demonstrations that I can’t wait until Scrapbook Expo comes back this year. To win free tickets would mean that I can take even more classes to learn from all of the wonderful people demonstrating their techniques.

  44. Cindy says:

    Loved Scrapbook Expo in Schaumburg, Ill. This is the 1st time I have ever attended. Could hardly catch my breath, looking around at all the goodies. I was a kid in a craft candy store!
    Thank you kindly

  45. Robin E says:

    Tickets to the Milwaukee WI expo would be wonderful. Last year was my first Scrapbook Expo and it was so much fun can’t wait ’til April.

  46. Brenda Freitas-Obregon says:

    I’m flying in to LAX from HNL to attend my 2nd Anaheim Expo in April, and bringing my sister along. Registered for Mega Make-n-Take and 6 classes. Can’t wait!

  47. Jessica LiBasci says:

    I would attend the Duluth GA Scrapbook Expo! I love the scrapbook expo experience! Me and a group of friends save our money to go each year! I am already excited and it is still months away! I check the web page daily to see if any workshops have posted! Thank you for this opportunity!

  48. Nancy Crider says:

    I love attending the Scrapbook Expo in Duluth, Georgia. My first grandson will be born in July and I NEED items for his scrapbook.

  49. Cathy DiBlasi says:

    I am looking forward to going to the Expo in Somerset,NJ. A group of us attend together every year. Thank you for the chance to win.

  50. Patty says:

    I would love to win! I could attend wither the Anaheimor Ontario, CA shows. But who wants to wait til October???

  51. Rachel Gerberding says:

    This is my first time entering a Freebie Friday contest! I will be attending the expo in Puyallup, Washington, near Seattle. This year is special because my 11-year-old niece will be coming all the way from Idaho to visit, so we can go to the show together. She loves crafting and enjoys spending time with me in my craft room. I’m so excited to show her the giant craft room that is Stamp & Scrapbook Expo!

  52. Misty E says:

    I’d love to win some tickets to the Ontario, Ca show. I haven’t been able to go for 4 years but we are moving back and I’m so excited to go this year. I would take my daughter with me. So excited!!!

  53. jan metcalf says:

    Milwaukee WI, every year! So look forward to our “girls” trip in April! We take several cars, meet for lunch and share our finds, before heading back to the show for shopping round 2!

  54. Geri says:

    I attended my first expo last year and loved it. I will be going to this years expo in Schaumburg IL on August 19th or 20th.

  55. Bonnie says:

    I would love to win a pair of tickets to the Schaumburg, IL show in August. I go every year with my mother in law, we have so much fun and we spend spend spend. Since there aren’t any scrapbook stores in our area, of NW Indiana, we look forward to the Stamp and Scrapbook Expo. We save our $ all year so we can leave the Expo with lots of goodies.

  56. Therese H says:

    I’m going to the Expo in St Paul, MN in April. I can’t wait!!!! I haven’t been to an expo in years.

  57. Diane Telford says:

    Thank you for the chance to win two tickets. Last year was my first Expo and I had so much fun. I can’t wait for September and the Marlborough, Massachusetts show. The show was great and the classes were fantastic, thank you again…

  58. Kim Klinkovsky-My Kraft Kloset says:

    I will be attending in Denver. I have attended several and it’s over an hour from my house. I’d LOVE for you to get more celebrity designers, like Tim Holtz, Heidi Swapp, Teresa Collins, to name a few, to come to Denver and demo too. We don’t ever get any celebrities. And I think our attendance numbers would quadruple if we had more and better designers demo’ing and teaching classes.

  59. Nancy P says:

    I would love to win tickets to the Orlando Scrapbook Expo. Never been before and would love to take my sister with me. We live about an hour away. Thanks for this chance to win..

  60. Rose Marie Salerno says:

    I’ll throw my hat in the ring for Santa Clara, CA in August. Keep on providing great ideas and tutorials.

  61. Sarah Smith says:

    I’ve been to several different Expos over the past 4 years and can’t wait to go this year with my sister (from NV) to the Scrapbook Expo in Pleasanton, CA this March. Free passes would make it even better.

  62. Cindy Norris says:

    It would be so fun to win a pair of tickets for the Denver, Colorado Expo!! I would take my sister-in-law and bestest buddy @bonnieshackles with me. We’ve gone together before, but not for a couple of years and we need to get back in th e groove! 🙂

  63. Lynn Embrey says:

    It has become a tradition for my friend Mindy and I to attend together at Chantilly, VA. I’d love to be able to win tickets for us, then we can use that $$ for classes!

  64. Joanne says:

    I’ll be attending in Pleasanton ca in just a couple of weeks! Anxious to pick up lots of goodies. My granddaughter is coming with me. She just got her Sr. Ball dress & will definitely make a great scrapbook page. Thanks for the chance to win entry tickets.

  65. Peggy says:

    I would love to win tickets for the Duluth, Ga. expo. Last year was my first time going and my daughter in law and I had a GREAT time!!

  66. Wendy says:

    So sad you are not coming to San Diego this year. I have enjoyed attending and volunteering there for many years. Will be driving to Anaheim this year.

  67. Mary See says:

    I am already planning to go to the show in Orange, CA in April. It is marked on my calendar, free tickets would be wonderful!!!

  68. Barbara says:

    I always wanted to go to a scrapbook and Stamps expo. I love these hobbies and I spend my free time to do as much as I can. I like to see all the tips and videos on the web page, but never had an opportunity like this. I am living in Florida now and this is going to be my first fair!! I am so exited!!Thank you.!!!

  69. Sharron Bennett says:

    I am planning a mini vacation to the scrapbook Expo in Orlando Florida! I attended my first expo in Chantilly Virginia last year and I had a blast! Looking forward to seeing Betty, Tina , and Dave again… who were the perfect hosts! I’d love to win a pair of tickets and pay it forward to a friend ! Thanks for the chance to win!

  70. Catherine says:

    I would love to win tickets to the Stamp and Scrapbook Expo in Denver, Colorado in May! Thank you Kim Van Zant Klinkovsky for the tip! I hope I win for myself and one of my scrappin’ friends!

  71. Frann Rosenblum says:

    I hope to attend the EXPO in Anaheim and/or Ontario, California. Free tickets would leave me more $$ to spend on merchandise.

  72. liz says:

    Hi I would really love to go to a stamp and scrapbook expo it would be my first one attending it would be such a great experience and something new to learn I would like to get two ticket admission to the Anaheim one thank you.

  73. Karen Quinn says:

    Wow, I’d love to win 2 tickets,to the Scrapbook Expo in Somerset New Jersey! Love going to the Expo, but always need to take out a loan! So many great vendors and products!

  74. Phyllis Cloman says:

    I would love tickets to the Orlando, Florida Scrapbook Expo in May. My friend and I went last year and loved every minute! The classes were phenomenal and we shopped ’til we dropped.

  75. Sherry L says:

    Would love to win tickets to the Scrapbook Expo in Schamburg Il Had a wonderful time last year and would love to go back Thanks for the chance

  76. Celeste Fendell says:

    My daughter and I would enjoy attending the Scrapbook Expo in Pleasanton in early March. We are both avid paper crafters and she even created banners and scrapbooks to donate to my granddaughter’s preschool fundraising auction! We will be looking forward to investigating new techniques and products.

  77. Nancy F says:

    We live in San Diego and are heartbroken that we wont get to crop there this year. The next closest is Anaheim and although we cant stay for a crop we would love to shop! Thanks for a chance to win tickets!

  78. Diana Rodriguez says:

    would love to win. I’ve invited a friend that’s new to scrapbooking! She would enjoy it so much.

  79. Carol K says:

    I would attend either Milwaukee or Schaumburg, as I live about halfway between them. Or maybe I will just attend both:-)

  80. Cindy says:

    I would love to win tickets to Scrapbook Expo and the location I would travel to is Marlborough, MA. It was my birthday Saturday (the 20th) so there’s another reason to choose me – just joking.

  81. Lisa Norstrom says:

    Would love to win two tickets to Scrapbook Expo in Orlando, FL for my husband!! We are so excited – going to really do it up this year!! Can’t wait!!

  82. Rhonda Fonicello says:

    I would love to win a pair of tickets to the Chantilly, VA show. My 12 friends and I are looking forward to our third year of good times, fun crops and great shopping!

  83. Cathi says:

    I attended Scrapbook Expo for the first time last year and would love to win tickets to return to Chantilly, VA.!!!Thanks for the opportunity.

  84. Amber Doty says:

    Hello! Would love to go to the expo in St Louis, MO. Haven’t been able to get to an expository for a few years. This would be an awesome perk. Thanks

  85. Wanda M. says:

    I attend the Duluth, GA expo in July each year. I always look forward to July and being able to spend the day looking at all the wonderful products. Thank you for a chance to win.

  86. Kathy LacQuay says:

    Can’t wait for this years Expo! My daughter and I will be attending the St. Paul, Minnesota show!

  87. Shirley Markuson says:

    I would love to attend the minnesota one with one of my 7 sisters will be hard to choose. They are al not residents of MN.

  88. Christina Costello says:

    Winner! Winner! Chicken Dinner! I would love to treat my BFF Teri to the Scrapbook Expo in Anaheim. Thanks!

  89. chrisa says:

    I would love to go to the SE Anaheim coming up. Every year since my BFF passed from cancer, my love goes with me to all the nearby expo’s. I am beyond spoiled and lucky to have him…..

  90. Robin Bennett says:

    Oh!!!! I would love to win 2 tickets for me and my friend, Dayna!! We love doing this kind of stuff together. We would attend the Mesa, AZ, show on September 16 and 17. Thanks so much for this opportunity.

  91. Vicky B says:

    I am planning to travel from Maryland to Florida, in order to attend the Orlando Scrapbook Expo with a friend who lives in Florida. She had such a wonderful time last year, I couldn’t stay away this year. Winning two admission tickets would be a thrill

  92. Suzette Bean says:

    I went to the Akron, Ohio Scrapbook Expo last year and had a ball. I volunteered for a couple hours which was fun too. I would love to win tickets to go back this year.

  93. LaRayne Spiczka says:

    I am going to attend the St Paul Expo. Free tickets would be the icing on the cake and I would be able to attend another class !!!!

  94. Carolyn E says:

    I would love to win tickets to my very first SB Expo!!! Planning on attending the one in Orlando and reuniting with my out-of-state girlfriends, for our first get-together in years!! So excited 😀

  95. Rose says:

    I would go back to the Sacramento show and take my best scrapping buddy, Karen C. We had such a fun time last year, which was my first time going to anything like this! It was crazy fun!

  96. Karen F. says:

    Just returned from Texas and a fabulous weekend at the expo! Congrats to Dave and his crop crew for a great weekend of cropping and to Miss Betty for being the go-to-girl! Can’t wait to see you all back in my neck of the woods at the Somerset, NJ Expo in August!!

  97. Tinya says:

    I would absolutely love to win tickets to go to scrapbook expo in St.Paul MN. I have never been to one. I would go to Scrapfest every year at the Mall of America but they no longer do this. So depressing. So I’m glad I found scrapbook expo and I’m so excited to go this year!

  98. Barb T. says:

    I would love to go to the Denver Expo and win the two free tickets. I attend every year and this year I have many friends attending too. Love it!

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