Do you have a Mom who's supported your making efforts, despite the noise/cost/mess? Are you an awesome Maker Mom already?

Get your family involved! Introduce your Mom, Aunt, Grandma, or kids to wide world of making and show us what you've got. You don't have to be a Mom to enter, we just want to see how you are inspired by your family and inspire them to be makers too.

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Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia,  Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, and Denmark<. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, August9, 2012.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

The Maker Moms Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

9 PRIZES

Grand Prize (1)

GRAND PRIZE (1 Winner)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:
- Dremel 4000-6/50 High Performance Rotary Kit
- One Dremel Multi-Max MM40
- One Dremel Saw-Max
- One Dremel Trio Tool Kit
- One Instructables Prize Pack

First Prize (3)

FIRST PRIZE (3 Winners)

Three First Prize winners will receive:
- Dremel 4000 High Performance Rotary Tool
- One Dremel Saw-Max
- One Dremel Trio Tool Kit
- One Instructables Prize Pack

Runner Up Prize (5)

RUNNER UP PRIZE (5 Winners)

Five Runner Up Prize winners will receive:
- Dremel 4000 High Performance Rotary Tool
- One Dremel Trio Tool Kit
- One Instructables Prize Pack
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Jul 5, 2012 and Aug 9, 2012 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Maker Moms Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.