Monthly Showcase

Every month members are invited to explore an assigned theme. Formerly voting challenges, this monthy challenge has evolved into a showcase of works on the guild's Facebook page. Learn how to participate in this post about the new showcase format.


2017 Showcase Themes:

2017 Showcase Theme
January Minimalist
February Houses/Building
March New to You Techniques
April Animals
May Transparency
June You - Something Meaningful to You, or Describes You
July Patterns
August Days Gone By - Incorporating or Inspired by Vintage Items
September Zentangles
October Pets - Dedicated to or Inspired by Our Furry/Feathery/Finned/Scaly Friends
November Quilting - Build a Quilt with Clay
December Cityscapes


2016 Challenge Themes:

2016 Link to Challenge Link to Winners List
January 50 shades of grey-A study in value Winners List
February 4 Seasons (Spring, Summer, Winter, Fall) Winners List
March Rings Winners List
April Flowers Winners List
May Negative Spaces Winners List
June Quilling Winners List
July Music Winners List
August Seaside Winners List
September Owls Winners List
October Wonderfully weird or creepy Non-voting Showcase
November Christmas Ornaments
December Outdoor Art


2015 Challenge Themes:

2015 Link to Challenge Link to Winners List
January Illuminated Winners List
February Masks Winners List
March Nature Winners List
April Covering something with clay Winners List
May Fish Winners List
June Retro 50's through the 80's Winners List
July Texture plates Winners List
August Fairy house Winners List
September Fun with ABCs Winners List
October Interpretation of the same artist Winners List
November Personal Accessories Winners List
December Re-Do! Winners List


2014 Challenge Themes:

2014 Link to Challenge Link to Winners List
January From the Recycle Bin Winners List
February Wall Art Winners List
March Covered Eggs/similar shapes Winners List
April Containers Winners List
May Bowls Winners List
June Art Deco/Art Nouveau Winners List
July Mixed Media Winners List
August Home Decor Winners List
September Little Black Ball Winners List
October Southwest/Native American Winners List
November Mandalas Winners List
December Carving Winners List

2013 Challenge Themes:

2013 Link to Challenge Link to Winners List
January Texture Winners List
February Faux Winners List
March Celestial Winners List
April Four Seasons Winners List
May Mosaics Winners List
June Elements Winners List
July Charity Challenge Winners List
August Tribal/Goddess Winners List
September Inspired by a story or book Winners List
October Forest/Woodsy Winners List
November S&P Shakers Winners List
December Beads, Baubles and Balls Winners List

2012  Challenge Themes:  

2012 Link to Challenge Link to Winners List
January Not Jewelry, Not Wearable Winners List
February Specific Color Palette Winners List
March Stripes, Squiggles, Dots, Bold graphics Winners List
April Layers Winners List
May Specific Artist Inspired Winners List
June Bowls/Vessels Winners List
July Extruded Winners List
August Charity Related Challenge Winners List
September Metallic Winners List
October Medieval Winners List
November Asian Inspired Winners List
December Monochromatic Winners List