Tuesday, July 5, 2011

July Monthly Challenge Prizes

Our wonderful sponsors for the July Monthly Challenge. 
We will have 4 lucky winners this month.

 Kylie Parry Studio makes lovely earthy nature inspired beads, charms, pendants and jewelry components. Kylie uses stoneware clay (mid fire) to handform creations then glazes them in colors from nature. Many of her pieces have sepia toned decals made with images from vintage dictionaries fired onto them
Kylie is donating a $50 gift certificate.

Visit Kylie at her Etsy shopblog and Facebook.
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Kristi Bowman Design makes beautiful pendants and jewelry components from copper, bronze and silver Metal Clay. She creates unique designs for you to make your our jewelry and also makes jewelry for you to buy.
Kristi is donating all the items in the picture above worth over $50!

Visit the Kristi at her Etsy ShopArt Fire ShopBlog and flickr.
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Kerri Fuhr Fine Handcrafted Glass Beads creates beautiful handcrafted lampworked glass beads. Kerri's design are one of a kind and her craftsmenship equals the beauty of her beads. She makes focal beads and sets of beads. What great possibilities with these beauties!
Kerri is donating her Bee Bead shown above.

Visit the Kerri on her websiteblog, and Facebook.
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Tari Sasser of Creative Impressions In Clay uses low fire white clay and bright underglazes to create Fun, Funky and Functional buttons, beads, pendants and other jewelry component. Any button can be a pendant, connector, or clasp. One of the great features of clay is that it can be altered and manipulated for your needs.
We love Art Beads and Buttons! 
I will be partnering with one or your favorite makers of jewelry findings this month. 
Stay tuned to the place to be Scene.
Tari is donating $50 gift certificate to be used on her website.

Visit the Tari on her websiteblog, and Facebook.
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 Submit photos of your wonderful creations using one or more Art Beads.
Morning in the Garden at Vaucresson by Edouard Vuillard is lovely painting with many different elements that can be used for inspiration, texture in the foliage, flowers, architecture, vivid vermillion, yellows, greens, pinks and female form.
We can't wait to see where your creativity takes you with the art for this months challenge
Please remember to put JULYABS in the title or tag of your submission(s).  
Provide us with the artist of the Art Beads used and we always love to know all the materials you used. 


Alice said...

What a wonderful group of prizes! I would be happy to win any of them, so I'd best get started!

Cillaw said...

I totally agree with Alice!!
Fantastic prizes and I too would be thrilled to win any of them!!
I better get started too!

Unknown said...

Beautiful and generous prizes! Me too I need to get a workin' too!

XxjoyxX said...

Wow your things are beautiful. I really like your beads. are you selling them by any chance?