Thank you for participating in the September 2020 Inspiration to Paint challenge, Sponsored by Diane Hook Spadola of The Driver’s Seat and Accelerate Your Success!
At the END of the month of September, Please take a few minutes to fill out this short Google form about your participation to help us determine who is eligible for the prize from our sponsor. We ask you to complete the form if you were assigned a September participation number, whether you completed 1 day or all 30, or anywhere in between!
Click the button below to fill out the form for September! Please complete by October 12th.If you do NOT complete the form, you can’t win. This helps our admin team speed up the process of checking entries. Thank you!
Calendar & Theme Translations
Theme translations are now available! PDF versions of the calendar and theme list translations can be downloaded through the links below. We have theme lists and challenge information available in English, Spanish, French, German, Polish and Portuguese.
Download PDF versions of the calendar and translations for the theme lists and monthly information here:
September Challenge Information
Check the group “Announcements” section of the group often throughout the month for challenge Info posts, sponsor info, and contest details. The ITP Info Album for the month will be pinned there in the main group.
Photos of your Daily Entry should be posted to the “Discussion” section in the Main Inspiration to Paint group here: www.facebook.com/groups/Inspirationtopaintbyabby
Questions, extra photos or videos, and other non-challenge related posts should be added in the Inspiration to Paint Family group here: www.facebook.com/groups/InspirationtoPaintFamily/
~New hashtags for the month, check the orange box on the 2nd page of the calendar!
~Be sure to read ALL the details on the theme days so you don’t miss something 😉
This month is sponsored by The Driver’s Seat, an Accelerate Your Success program, from our ITP Family member, Diane Hook Spadola! Visit our sponsor’s website at https://www.accelerateyoursuccessprogram.com/ays-programs-home-page
For information on the Driver’s Seat program visit: https://www.accelerateyoursuccessprogram.com/drivers-seat
You are also invited to join Diane’s FREE Online group for Marketing Help on Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/accelerateyoursuccess/
~Thursdays are Sponsor’s Choice themes (highlighted with blue). The Info Posts in the ANNOUNCEMENT section of the group will have more details about these special themes chosen by our awesome sponsor. Throughout the month, be sure to watch for Diane’s videos and Facebook LIVE appearances in the Inspiration to Paint Family group for BONUS business challenges with prize opportunities too!
~~Body Painting is only allowed when specified on the calendar, this includes backs and belly paints! Body Paint models should be 18 years of age or older, please!
~On ANY theme day, please try to keep the subject matter suitable for general audiences. Please remember that we have members of all ages and backgrounds in the group. Also, please try to avoid controversial statements and comments when posting in the group. We ask for a NO POLITICS policy in posts and comments, please. If you have any problems, do not engage with the post, just report the post or comment and/or tell the admin team, and trust that we will deal with it.
~Info on optional Extra Contests will be posted in the groups in the ANNOUNCEMENT section, so look out for those (highlighted with bright yellow) Most contests will have a special album to post your entries. Contest participation is NOT required, but is a chance to win extra prizes. Just relax and have fun with the contest themes. Remember, you lose nothing by entering.
Any questions about the challenge, ask in the Inspiration to Paint Family group or ask your admin team.
Please remember to be KIND to others and to YOURSELF!!! Putting down your own work also affects others who are inspired by you! No need to apologize for a “bad” design or look for faults…look for the positive things, or lessons you learned instead. 🙂 ❤
The whole point of the group is to INSPIRE you to practice and paint as often as possible! So if you miss a day (or two, or five….), keep on painting and posting, as often as you are able for the month!
Your hashtags for the month should be included on every daily post. It is helpful to save them to a “note” on your phone or computer, so it’s easy to copy and paste them into your post each day.
For this month, the Official hashtags are:
#(Your first name and your September participation number) with NO spaces. For example, mine is #Marie9 Note: Find your participation number in the Facebook message you were sent when you signed up.
#(Your hometown or area and FacePainter) with NO spaces. Example: #ChicagoFacePainter
#TheDriversSeat (for our September Sponsor)