2016 Scroll Saw Artist Contest

The Contest Is Closed

October 1st - November 12th 2016 11:59 pm EST



Information and Rules

The contest is open to outside the USA. However, some prizes may only be available inside the USA due to Customs and Shipping Regulations beyond the sponsors' control.


  • Project must be created on a Scroll Saw. Any materials such as wood, Corian, plastic, etc. may be used so long as it is cut on a Scroll Saw. Finish for entry is of the contestant's choice.
  • The 2016 contest theme is Thanksgiving.
  • No Laser Cutters or CNC Machines allowed.
  • Only one entry per channel/person.
  • Create a build video no longer than ten minutes in length and submit the video link to contest@simplywoodencreations.com. Subject line must contain the words 2016 Contest. Video title Must be labelled Simply Wooden Creations Scroll Saw Contest 2016. Contestants are also asked to provide any other information they feel may aid in contacting them if needed. Address, phone numbers, etc. All information provided will not be shared and will only be used for contest communications.
  • If a video camera cannot be used contestant may submit a picture video of the build. A picture video is pictures taken during the build and arranged in order and converted to video. However, entry must be in video format.
  • Contest runs from October 1 through November 12th, 2016. Videos must be submitted before 11:59 pm EST November 12th, 2016.
  • The top three winners will have their choice of prizes and will be notified by email the week of (to be decided) and must reply by email, their choice, by (to be decided), or another runner up winner will be chosen for those prizes. Winners and their prize selection will be announced (to be decided) on my show "Let's Talk Shop with Russ" on YouTube. During the show there will also be a random drawing for the other contestants for the remaining prizes so everyone will have a chance to win.

*** Simply Wooden Creations reserves the right to modify the rules, dates, times etc. as needed do to unforeseen circumstances ***

Judging Criteria

  • Interpretation/Clarity of the theme
  • Creativity
  • Originality
  • Craftsmanship

There will be a panel of judges to be determined.
















Sponsors of the Art





Our Sponsors

Click on a sponsor to view their associated prize for the contest.

FastCap 2P-10 Kit ($30 Value)

Visit Fastcap's site

$50 Visa Gift Card

Visit GarageworX CNC

$50 Visa Gift Card

Visit Sidewinder CNC

Original Gourmet Package of Specialty Homemade Caramels. Estimated Value of $35.00

*Available to US residents only

Know What Mom Knows

Original Multi Colored SADUSDO Kit. Estimated Value of $35.00

*Available to US residents only

Know What Mom Knows

25 e-Patterns ($175 Value)

Wooden Visions

Wooden Vases 2nd Addition $12

Scroll Saw Workshop

Home Depot eGift Card $50

Scroll Saw Workshop

Wooden Vases $12

Scroll Saw Workshop

Your Choice of One e-Book ($25 Value)

Spirals by Steve