2017 Scroll Saw Artist Challenge Ended


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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 2017 contest theme is Clocks.
  • No Laser Cutters or CNC Machines allowed.
  • You must be a subscribed to Simply Wooden Creations on YouTube.
  • 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 2017 Contest. Video title Must be labelled Simply Wooden Creations Scroll Saw Contest 2017. 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 thru November 15th, 2017. Videos must be submitted before 11:59 pm EST November 15th 2017.
  • 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 Challenge Sponsors

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

$150 Gift Card

Visit www.bearwood.com

FastCap 2P-10 Kit (USA Only)

Visit Fastcap's site

Your Choice of One e-Book

Spirals by Steve

10 free e-Patterns 

Wooden Visions

Amazon $50 Gift Card

Ratchet Offset Screwdriver Set  (USA Only)

Visit rockler.com

Black M2 Mask Large (USA Only)

Visit rzmask.com