..."beaded art through the eyes of the beholder".

Saturday, February 7, 2009

"Tropical Holiday"

The entries for the challenge are in and once again they are simply beautiful, creative and amazing! Can you imagine, 46 beadweaving artists (out of a worldwide membership of 170) took the challenge ~ amazing! Imagine that all of these entrants took the time and talent to create these inspiring challenge pieces! Sorry this mosaic is so small but the enlarged version is on our Etsy Beadweaver's Team site - address below in red. You can click on the "item title" in the participant list below and it links to the Etsy Shop listing of each entrant where you will see more detailed photos of each piece and the rest of their inventory!
Beadazzled's entry is #36.

Be sure to cast your vote, February 9th thru the 15th! (Details below....)

1.
Caribbean Surf Collar by: nemeton
2.
Scorpion Fish by: njema
3.
Dreaming of Hawaii by: randomcreative
4.
A Walk on the Beach by: beadsandblooms
5.
Peace on the beach by: PFordCustomJewelry
6.
Orchid Beauty by: ArtfulAr
7.
Rainforest Necklace by: charmingthings
8.
Blue lagoon necklace N961 by: FleurDeIrk
9.
Paradise by: beadsforever
10.
Pink Flamingo Fantasy Necklace by: gypsyeyesjewelry
11.
Sultry Salty Sand and Surf by: janetkemp88
12.
hawaii '09 necklace by: thebeadedlily
13.
Tropical Sunset Garden Necklace (1384) by: clairecreations
14.
The Lively Sea by: farfrumplainjane
15.
Tropical Holiday bracelet by: 6Carmen6
16.
Beachcombing the Sea of Cortez - A Tropical Holiday by: dreambeadweaver
17.
What if I'm a Mermaid by: ThesePreciousThings
18.
Tropical Breezes by: RegalBeads
19.
Tropical Chic - Choker by: Triz
20.
Spinny Girl on the Beach by: BeadArtbyShari
21.
Tropical Garden by: SpringColors
22.
Tropical Paradise Necklace by: CieloDesign
23.
Coral Reef Cuff Bracelet by: FrancescasFancy
24.
TORTUGA by: caraway
25.
CRYSTAL LEI by: fashionsfrome
26.
Tropical Nights by: SmadarsTreasure
27.
Tropical Flower Brooch by: enchantedbeads
28.
Tropical Dream Cuff by: arosebyname
29.
Calypso Necklace by: DeepSeaBeads
30.
Tropical Whale Tails Bracelet by: SalamanderHouse
31.
Tropical Holiday by: veroque
32.
Caribbean Sunset by: totallytwisted
33.
Bougainvillea Bouquet by: KerrieSlade
34.
Tropical greenwood by: beadshead
35.
Beachcomber by: vanishingpearl
36.
Island Treasure Chest by: BeadazzledofOregon
37.
Mayan Sun by: ThreeFatesDesign
38.
Girlie Drinks and Sunsets by: HannahRachel
39.
MAUI WEDDING by: Chrisbeads
40.
Strelitzia by: MadeByOlga
41.
ti leaf and orchid lei by: beadwoman3
42.
Sunset in the Islands by: 1965angelika
43.
Tropical Treasures by: BeadCatcher
44.
On The Beach by: SilverDragon
45.
Loopy Lei Necklace by: beadworkbyamanda
46.
Tropical Rainforest Getaway by: Bead4you

Again, (put it on your calendar!) voting begins on Monday, February 9th and ends midnight February 15th. The best way to show your appreciation for the efforts of these amazing artists is by taking on the difficult task of voting for your favorite. Tell your relatives and friends to view, enjoy and vote with you! Send them this link and give them these instructions.
GO TO: ETSY BEADWEAVER'S TEAM BLOGSITE: CLICK HERE:
http://etsy-beadweavers.blogspot.com
...and exercise your right to vote! (The ballot will appear on the side bar at right). Again, the individual pieces are listed below the mosaic where you can visit each entry for more information by following the link. Thank you, enjoy and be sure to come back to vote between February 9th and 15th!

NOTE: Double click on photo for close-up view.

1 comment:

Shari said...

I hope the voting is going well. I can't wait to see who wins!