Thursday, March 6, 2008

Stormy Weather -- EBW March Challenge

The interpretations of this month's challenge theme
-- S T O R M Y W E A T H E R --
are as individual as the artists who created them.

Cast your vote for the one you love best!

(Voting starts March 7th. To cast your vote, click the Radio Button next to your choice in the panel on the right. Then scroll down and click the 'Vote' button.)

EBW March Challenge

1. Our Lady of Storms by DantesSpirit
2. Aurora Borealis in the Storm Season by DantesSpirit
3. Storm Front by hands2heal
4. Stormy Weather, Necklace and Bracelet Set by TulipsTreasureBox
5. Storm Necklace by nemeton
6. Ice - Peyote Cuff Bracelet by totallytwisted
7. Twilight Rainstorm by AmethystRavenstar
8. Gathering Storm Tiny Beaded Bottle by SalamanderHouse
9. Silver Lining by ThePreciousBeads
10. Black and White Rainbow by AmethystRavenstar
11. Eye of the Storm Necklace by triz
12. Ice Storm - Peyote Freeform Necklace by totallytwisted
13. Hope in the Midst of the Storm by dawnchastain
14. Storm of the Century Bracelet by myfairladyvt4
15. Stormy Waters Bracelet by KathysKraftyKreation
16. After the Storm Bracelet by KathysKraftyKreation
17. Ocean of Storms by thebeadedlily
18. Ice Cave in the Storm Necklace by ThePreciousBeads
19. Storm Cloud Pin by LauriDesigns
20. Storm Shadows Flower Jasper Set by PFordCustomJewelry
21. Tropical Storm Beadwoven Freeform Cuff by time2cre8
22. Lightning Storm by PinkPoochDesigns
23. Stormy Rain Necklace by lolos
24. Storm on Mars by hands2heal
25. Storm at the Iceberg by enchantedbeads
26. The Purple Eye of a Summer Storm by enchantedbeads
27. After the Storm, Here Comes the Sun by enchantedbeads
28. Stormy Cloud Freeform Necklace by playnwithbeads
29. Stormy Weather Prayers by Patchers7
30. Praying for Rain by ThePreciousBeads
31. Stormy Spirale Rope Necklace by flowercreations
32. Dragonfly After the Storm Beaded Choker by dawnchastain


  1. Beautiful Entries!! Mary Lou and Carol Dean, once again many,many thanks for making this possible.You Two ladies are the heartbeat of our group!

  2. Once again we've made it a tough call as to who to vote for! }:)

  3. It's going to be a hard choice to make, so many beautiful entries :0)

  4. Wow! Another huge selection of glorious beadweaving.

  5. I love putting these mosaics together because I feel like I really get to know (and fall in love with) the individual entries.

  6. I love seeing all the pieces together. This is the best group. I love it here.

  7. They all are gorgeous!
    I feel so happy to be part of this group :-)

  8. Wow - what fantastic talent in this group - these challenges make such an impact when you put all the entries together (and I have no idea which one I'm going to vote for)! Big thanks to the organizers for doing such a professional job!

  9. I am new to EBW and will be voting for the first time on this challenge. Could you have made it any more difficult? The pieces are wonderful and it may take me several days to decide on my choice. I'm not sure I will ever have the courage to enter a challenge. Congratulations to all of the entrants!

  10. Wow, this is such a talented group. I am honored to be in the midst of greatness! :)

  11. Wow, this is such a talented group. I am honored to be in the midst of greatness! :)

  12. My vote isn't showing. I wish I could vote for more than one of these. I have two favorites though they are all ever so stunning!

  13. What an amazing collection of superb work here. It was a pleasure to look at each one and tough to decide on a favourite. Well done everyone!

  14. EBW does it again!!!! stunning collection of beadwork!!!!!!

  15. Fascinating to see the variety of perspectives represented in beadwork here.

  16. Whew. That was tough, but I did manage to pick one!

  17. it gets more difficult every time to decide on a favorite! Thanks so much for all your work, too-MaryLou and Carol Dean---you two are the very best!

    marilyn g

  18. Not an easy vote. When is it ever?
    Anyway, I'm glad to see that all of my faves are being well supported!

  19. wow, this was so difficult!!!!!!! but i managed to short list to 3 favs for me. then choose from them. i really love all the entries. beadweavers. your amazing!

  20. Inspiring work as always. Congrats to all.

  21. I'm finally getting my vote in for my favorite entry! Had to bypass my AOL software and log in directly through IE, and YEAH! my vote got counted! Everyone has submitted just outstanding pieces for this challenge. A standing ovation to each of you for your creativity and enthusiasm for beadweaving!

  22. It's so fascinating to see the variety of interpretations of the same theme. Really fabulous entries! Very hard to narrow it down to one.

  23. I didn't have studio time to create a challenge piece this month. I had a very hard time choosing among these beautiful entries!!! Great job, everyone!

  24. Once again, the choices are impressive!! WOW!

  25. Oh my--what a beautiful bunch of jewel/art! I had such a hard time choosing just one! Nice work everyone.
    Smiles, Karen

  26. I found this to be an extremely challanging vote! Good luck everyone; you all deserve to win!

  27. Wow, I can't believe how many votes there are so far. It's awesome. I'm so excited about it.

  28. Congratulations everyone who entered this month's challenge. Excellent designs!

  29. Yay ! I'm the 300th voter ! I held off voting because I just can't be pinned down to picking just one. I knew I had to pick a 10, but all the rest are a 9.999999.....