Frequently Asked Questions
What is ScrapFest Connect?
ScrapFest Connect is an on-line community and our new way of staying "connected".
This on-line community is a place where we can learn, be inspired and enjoy being crafty all year long.
What is the cost of a Membership?
The cost of a ScrapFest Connect Membership is $33+HST for the entire year.
When can I purchase a ScrapFest Connect Membership?
Registration opens Sunday, August 1st at 8:00pm. After this date, you can purchase a membership at any time. The day you join will be your start date and your membership is good for 1 year from this date.
When your membership comes due, you will be informed of this through email.
Your membership will be automatically renewed for another year unless you decide to cancel your membership.
If you decide to cancel your membership, you are welcome to sign up again at any time in the future.
How do I purchase a ScrapFest Connect Membership?
Registration for "ScrapFest Connect Membership" opens on Sunday, August 1st at 8pm through our website.
To connect with us online, you must have a Facebook account and join our Facebook
group after payment has been processed.
During the online registration process, you will be directed to a secure website and
asked to provide your credit card information. Once your payment has been received,
you will be provided a link to our Facebook group where you will need to request to
join. Your request will require approval, which should take 1-3 business days.
Once approval is complete, you will receive notification in your Facebook account.
Once your registration has been accepted you will be able to join in on all the fun, beginning with our first monthly challenge.
What happens after I purchase a Membership?
ScrapFest Connect members are part of a private Facebook Group. The link will be sent to you once you
purchase your membership asking you to "Join" the group. Simply request to Join, then wait for an administrator to
approve your request. Once your request has been approved, there will be posts to stay connected, especially as it
gets closer to when we'll be hosting a virtual event.
How many Virtual Events are included in my Membership?
You will be able to join three virtual events, that will be offered in the Fall, Winter and Spring.
If you aren't able to join us live, all the posts will remain so you can watch at anytime. Our first three
virtual events are October 16th, 2021; January 29th, 2022 and May 14th, 2022.
What does a ScrapFest Connect Virtual Event look like?
The virtual event will take place on a Saturday and run for 12 hours from 9:00am to 9:00pm. During that time,
there will be 3 challenges allowing participants a chance to win a randomly drawn prize, a mini class, coupon codes to stores for some amazing shopping,
live demonstrations, an embellishment guess, a Grand Prize draw, and more.
You will have until the next day, Sunday at 2:00pm to submit your projects to any of our challenges.
We will announce the challenge winners LIVE at 3:00pm on Sunday.
What else is included in my Membership?
Every month that we aren't hosting a virtual event we will be posting
challenges for a chance to win a prize.
Do I need anything to join?
You will need to have a Facebook account in order to obtain a membership and join
the ScrapFest Connect Group.
What if I'm not available on the day the virtual event is held?
No worries! If you can't make the actual virtual event on the day it is being offered, all the posts will be there so that you
can still watch the demonstrations and the mini class when it is convenient for you. You will have until
Sunday at 2:00pm the day after the event to submit your work for any of our challenges for a chance to win a prize.
Can I cancel my Membership anytime?
Your Membership is good for 1 year from the date you sign up. You are not able to cancel during
this time. You will be notified prior to your automatic renewal date, at which time you are free to cancel
if you wish.
I'm new to Facebook. How does a Virtual Event work?
We will have a tutorial that you can watch showing you where the challenges will be,
how to post and upload an image, and show you other tricks to help you navigate