Monday, August 25, 2008

Vote For The Next Contest Subject

Hello!We have decided to let you vote on the subject for September's Slide Show Contest.Septembers contest will be run in two parts:
The first part involves choosing (voting for) one of these 5 categories:

*Memorial (Bereavement)
*Family Reunion

Votes will be accepted until Midnight on September 1, 2008.
Poll results will be revealed on September 2, 2008.
The second part of the contest will involve the winning category from those listed above.
Further details on the second part will follow the poll results.Remember to tell your friends and family to vote!
You may vote as many times as you like...Everyone is eligible for the contest!

Friday, August 22, 2008

And The Winner Is...

The results are in and the votes have been tallied!
The winner of the Grandparents and Grandchildren contest is:
Grandpa & His Little Side-Kick!
Thank you to those who participated in the contest!
Plese remember to check back soon, as I will be posting the details for Septembers contest!

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Last Day For Voting

Hello Everyone!Today is the last day to vote for your favorite photo. Votes will be accepted until 11:59PM CDT. Check back tomorrow to see who won!

Sunday, August 10, 2008

Contest For A Slide-Show

There are still 11 days remaining for the Grandparents & Grandchildren Contest, so please keep those votes coming in!
We just want to give you all a heads up as to what is going on "behind the scenes." We are in the process of planning another contest that will blow you away!
September's contest will have a $300 value! Everlasting Memories is going to be running a contest a month, so make sure you check back often, as we will post contest details well in advance! If you have not already checked out the slide shows on the Everlasting Memories website you can do so by clicking
Keep in mind that the slide shows posted on the website have instrumental songs only. Due to copy-write laws, we are not permitted to use songs on the website without proper written consent {and paying a FORTUNE}. The contest winner will have their choice of music and title slides along with many other custom extras! Keep checking back...more details to come!!!

Friday, August 8, 2008

Grandparents & Grandchildren Contest Photos

Grandpa & his lil' sidekick:

Grandpa & his lil' angel:

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Grandparents & Grandchildren

Hello Everyone! Have you ever heard the saying, "If I'd have known grandchildren were so much fun I'd have had them first?" We all know that grandparents & grandchildren share a special bond. If you or someone you know have a photo that can portray the special bond between grandparent and grandchild, you will have the chance to win that photo as a pencil portrait.
Remember: Everyone is eligible to win...send the link to friends and family members.

Here are the contest guidelines:

* There can be no more than 2 people per portrait
* Make sure the faces are clearly visible as this allows the artist to capture facial features

* 1 photo submission per family
* The photo can be funny, cute, serious just be creative =)

~The contest will run for 2 weeks from the date the photographs are posted on the blog.
~One vote per i.p. address per day. (Send the link to family members to have them vote as well.)
~The winner of this contest will receive a free matted Original 8x10 Pencil Portrait of the submitted photograph. *Frame not included*
~A copy of the winners' original pencil portrait will be displayed on
~Everlasting Memories will be taking photos until Wednesday, August 6th, 2008 at 8:00 PM CDT
~ Grab that precious photo and send it to
~All contest entries will be posted on August 7th, 2008.
~The contest will run until 11:59 PM on August 21, 2008.
~The winner will be notified by email so that arrangements can be made and questions can be answered! =)

~Here is a sample photo of great-grandfather & grandchild~

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Just A Reminder

Hello Everyone!Just a reminder that tomorrow, August 6, 2008 at 8:00 PM CDT is the last day for photos to be entered into the Grandparents & Grandchildren Contest! I will be posting the photos EARLY in the morning on August 7, 2008 for the voting to begin! Remember 1 vote per i.p. address per day, so send the link to the blog along so that your friends and family members can vote too! So, grab those precious photos and send them to: