Friday, January 9, 2015

Illuminated Challenge Winners

The winners in the PCAGOE January Challenge "Illuminated" are:

Top entries selected by the public


1. Global Warming - Polar Bear sitting on a Hudson Bay blanket by Betsy of PolyClayCafe



2. Tinsel Tree Light by Beth of CreateMyWorldDesigns

3. Faux Stained Glass Votive Holder by Angela of polymerclaycreations 


PCAGOE Member Vote

 

1. Tinsel Tree Light by Beth of CreateMyWorldDesigns


 

2. Global Warming - Polar Bear sitting on a Hudson Bay blanket by Betsy of PolyClayCafe



3. Faux Stained Glass Votive Holder by Angela of polymerclaycreations 




View all of the entries:
http://polymerclayartists.blogspot.com/2014/12/january-challenge-illuminated.html



Congratulations to the drawing winners. They get to pick a prize from one of our lovely participating sponsor shop owners.

Alina Preston
Ginger Petraglia
Beth Bunts

Comments from the voters:
-As always, some very creative and well-executed interpretations of the theme.
-It was hard to choose, because they are all so good!
-Hard to make a choice. All so beautiful.
-I look forward to this event every month...LOVE all the beautiful creations :)
-The work of all the artists is just wonderful!
-What fun!
-Happy creative 2015 to all.
-Beautiful work by all, it was hard to choose and rank a top 3! I eventually chose what I felt best addressed the challenge topic, then ranked by what appealed to me most. So much talent!
-It has been very very difficult to choose three creations this month!! They all are wonderful.
-Beautiful work on all.
-Beautiful as always, ladies! So inventive. :)
-Thanks for offering us a chance to see such neat creations!
-All the works are wonderful. So many talented artisans!
-It was very difficult to choose, as always. All of the projects were very creative and well done.
-Hard to choose this month!
-I was so impressed this month with the challenges that I actually went around and read how they were accomplished! It was difficult to decide on the top three and I wished that I could have more options for an additional runner-up....
-Wow! What a challenge this month was what came out of it at this time of the year was amazing! So well done everyone! Thank you!!
Esta vez fue muy, muy difícil la elección. Todos son fantásticos, felicito a las creadoras.
!!! FELIZ AÑO !!! which means This time it was very, very difficult choice. All are fantastic, I congratulate the creators.!!! HAPPY NEW YEAR !!!
-Pretty! I love Light ups--very hard to shoot, though.
-Beautiful designs. It was hard to pick.
-As always lovely work !!
-Beth uses Ginger's Holo effect very well - I love that it's a recycled item, love the magnetic star, and I can see that it would give a beautiful glow when lit from inside.
-Hard to choose.
-Really nice job.
-Loved the whimsy of Little Red Riding Hood!
-#8 these are stunning!!! Very delicate yet striking!
-So much creativity shown here...Very hard to choose!
-I tend to enjoy the more organic and the more intricately creative pieces.
-Very creative as always!
-Wow, so tough to choose this month! Awesome entries by all!
-Keep up all the great work! Beautiful creations!!
-GREAT way to kick off the new year!
-Boy was it hard to choose! Fantastic job everyone! I am so impressed as always with the talent in this guild. I think I chose the polar bear not only because it is just a wonderful art piece but also for the cause behind it.
-Excellent interpretations. As always, it's difficult to choose my top 3. Well done to all the artists.
-I’m just amazed by all the beautiful work you all do and the time you put into your work..( it shows!) keep up the great work happy New Year!
-Hard to choose. All are beautiful!
-It is so cool to see all the variations of using pc in these illumination pieces. They all are wonderful, as usual it was very hard to pick three!
-I love the Global Bear.
-Marie Young mentioned the contest on her FB page. She is an amazing artist!
-Truly impressive work with a fairly difficult process! Congrats to all - well done!