Holiday Pin, Share & Win

Thanks for participating in my 1st Pinterest Contest! I’m just as excited as you are to share my art and one lucky winner will have the pleasure of winning an 11×14″ One of a kind Giclee on Canvas of “Respect”, the original is an oil painting on Gessbord and measures 16×20″. If interested in purchasing the original let me know!

Play on you pinners and keep on sharing, the more you share, the more chances of winning! Don’t forget to visit me on Facebook, my goal is to reach or better yet exceed 400 fans, thank you!

Note: Click on image to see up close!

The more you share images from my “La Galeria” AND “like” me on Facebook the more chances of winning!

Contest Rules


Peggy Martinez, Artist “holiday Pin, Share & Win” Pinterest Contest (The Contest) is open to all entrants who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Entrants who are not residents of the 50 United States of America are not eligible for this contest. The Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


The Contest is sponsored by Peggy Martinez, Artist

Agreement to Official Rules

Participation in the Contest constitutes entrants’ full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

Contest Period

The Contest begins on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 9 AM, EST and ends on Monday, December 17, 2012 at 11:59 PM (the Contest Period). Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using any of the following methods: website upload/submission.

How to Enter

Unlimited shares per person for the duration of the Contest Period, regardless of method of entry. Limit(1) grand prize per person.

Prize Drawing

On or about 11:59 PM EST on December 17, the Contest Period the Sponsor will select one (1) winner based on number of shares or “likes” per submissions from Peggy Martinez, “La Galeria” pinboard, located on Peggy Martinez Pinterest account at One (1) winner will be selected. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received and the number of votes (“likes”) received on Facebook at Peggy Martinez, Artist. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the grand prize winner email on or before Monday, December 22, 2012 at 11:59 PM. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place based on the second highest number of votes received in the Contest.

Winner Notification

The potential winners will be notified by email. Each potential Grand Prize winner (parent/legal guardian if a minor in his/her state of residence) must respond within five (5) days to the Notification or attempted notice is sent in order to claim his/her prize. If the initial winner cannot be contacted or fails to respond to Notification, within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, the initial winner forfeits the prize. If the potential winner is at least 18 but is still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be required to correspond with Sponsor and fulfill any other requirements imposed upon the winner set forth herein to redeem the prize. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner based on second highest number of shares and likes among all other remaining eligible entries. Only three (1) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled within approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Contest.


December 17: 11×14″, “Respect”, Giclee reproduction on canvas

General Conditions

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment issue and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify an individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney fees) and any other remedies from any such person the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Release and Limitations of Liability

By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of the participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures, or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, or in any Contest- related materials; or if (e) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest of acceptance, receipt of misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Release Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.


Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Santa Clara County, California, United States of America. All issues and questions concerning the concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Sate of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.

Email Release

By participating in the Contest, the participant gives full consent and private usage rights of the participant’s email address and name for further communication as necessary for contest submission receipt/notification, prize winner notification, and other marketing messages. In the event that the participant chooses not to receive messages from Peggy Martinez, Artist and/or the Sponsor, he or she may unsubscribe. Participants’ email addresses will under no circumstances be published or sold to third parties.


Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy.