Monthly Challenge

Each month PCAGOE members hold a challenge as a way for members explore new facets of our art. Voting is open to the public the 1-7th of each month. See what the artists of the PCAGOE have created and be entered to win a great polymer clay prize just for voting.

2014 Challenge Themes:
January:  From the Recycle Bin
February:    Wall Art - on canvas or board
March:    Covered Eggs/similar shapes
April:    Containers
May:    Bowls
June:    Art Deco
July:    Mixed Media -must be at least 50% polymer clay
August:    Home D├ęcor
September:   Little Black ball – start with a 1 inch ball of black clay.  That ball must be visibly incorporated into the piece
October:    Southwest/Native American
November:    Mandalas
December:    Carving

2013 Challenge Themes:
January:        Texture                                     Winners List
February:      Faux                                          Winners List
March:          Celestial (Sun, Moon, Stars)     Winners List
April - Four Seasons - any or all                     Winners List
May - Mosaics
June - Elements (Earth, Wind, Fire)
July – Charity Challenge
August – Tribal/Goddess
September - Inspired by a story or book
October - Forest/Woodsy
November - S&P shakers
December - Beads, Baubles, and Balls (anything Christmas or seasonal)

2012  Challenge Themes:  
January - Not Jewelry, Not Wearable
February - Specific Color Palette
March - Stripes, Squiggles, Dots, Bold Graphics
April - Layers
May - Specific Artists Inspired
June - Bowls/Vessels
July - Extruded
August - Charity Related Challenge
September - Metallic
October - Medieval
November - Asian Inspired
December - Monochromatic
How to vote:
Once the challenge post is published on our homepage you can vote for your top three favorites in the pull-down voting box at the bottom of the challenge post. Depending on the speed of your internet connection, it may take a few moments to appear. Each person gets to choose their 3 unique entries. Please choose 3 different entries. Duplicate votes for the same entry will not be counted.

When to vote:
Voting begins on the1st day of each month, and ends at midnight, Eastern U.S. time on the 7th day. The top vote-getting entries will be awarded first, second and third place respectively. Voter prize winners will be announced at a few days after voting closes.

About the prizes:
Three (3) lucky public voters, chosen at random, will win their choice of a beautiful polymer clay prize from one of our participating shops. Winning voters will be sent information on selecting a prize from one of the participating shops.