Monday, 31 October 2011

October Moodboard - And the winner is...

Thanks to everyone who joined in with our October Moodboard. I'm pleased to tell you that we've broken our record with a fantastic 27 submissions so it looks like you all had a blast with our colour scheme of red, white and aqua! Just before I show you all the wonderful creations that were submitted, let's have a recap of the lovely mosaic that Clare put together...

Left: Heart Mobile. Right, top to bottom: Blanket-WIP, aqua and red buttons2, Gathering materials

And here's what everyone made...

Janice



Gill



Cathy Cohen



Lesley



Lynsey Brooks



Kitty Ballistic



Kimmy



Carol



Anna



Chris Maj



Julie Bell



Evelyn Shelby



Carolyn Lawson



Liz




Sarah



And here's the latest submissions...

Dorisanne made a beautiful necklace using chain, glass beads and beaded beads which she made herself following my mini bead tutorial...



Jane Turnbull made a gorgeous pair of earrings from seed beads using the beginning of Teresa Meister's Floral Chandelier pattern from Beadwork Oct/Nov 10...



Tiia Nurmi made a pretty slave bracelet using seed beads (a bit naughty as the challenge was to use all three colours!)...



Lynsey Brooks submitted another piece, this time she created a gorgeous peyote cuff with polymer clay flowers...



Tracy made a lovely asymmetric necklace using a mix of beads including wire mesh, clay, vintage and agate...



Catherine made a beautiful necklace strung with seed beads, crystals and a lampwork heart...



Jet Kosanke created some fabulous right angle weave 'biscuits' which she combined with peyote and foiled glass beads to make a bracelet...



...as well as a lovely pendant using Gwen Fisher's Super RAW...



Carrie made a lovely bracelet and earrings set...



Gaynor made a gorgeous bracelet with turquoise chunks...



And Dee made a lovely necklace, bracelet and earrings set...




I'm using Random.org to randomly choose a name from the list and the beader who is in 1st position is...



Lesley! Congratulations Lesley, you're the winner of the amazing bead collection from Yashma Creations!

I hope you've all enjoyed this months colour challenge, don't forget to pop back tomorrow for the start of the November moodboard challenge :)

7 comments:

Mrs Cake said...

thank you ever so much! *squeeeeee*

Faye said...

Well jell lesley. Towie talk there. Lively haul. There are some fabulous entriea.

Peapod Beads said...

Lovely entries and so many! Great to see all the new joiners

Shirley said...

Congrats Leslie!!! What a pile of creativity! Love seeing all the beautiful designs.

lynsey said...

Yay well done Lesley

Jet said...

What an incredible turnout this month! I hope we get to see even more awesome creations at the end of November :D Congratulations, Lesley!

ev said...

Yes! Lesley your cuff is awesome...:)
All those tiny beads!
This was all very exciting for me, as this is the first time I've entered any kind of contest...didn't matter where I ended up...was just loads of fun to be a part of it all! :)
Ev