Sunday, December 7, 2008

Etsy Beadweavers' December Challenge - Snow Queen

The entries for the challenge are in and yet again, they are simply beautiful, creative and amazing! Imagine that all of these entrants took the time and talent to create these inspiring challenge pieces!

You can click on the item in the text list below the mosaic which links to the Etsy Shop listing of each entrant where you will see more detail of each piece! Be sure to come back on the 9th when the poll will be available for you to cast your vote, December 9th thru the 15th!

Etsy BeadWeavers' December Challenge Mosaic

1. mirka collar - thebeadedlily

2. Snow Queen Musical Box - enchanted beads

3. winter's court necklace - AmethystRavenstar

4. A Royal Affair - beadsforever

5. Snow Blind - artzilla

6. Ice Crystals Holiday Bracelet - arosebyname

7. Snow Queen necklace - CieloDesign

8. Jadis , Beadwoven Cuff - RegalBeads

9. The Snow Queen's Dandelion - divina

10. Snow Queen Choker - njema

11. Frozen Waters - Cuff - triz

12. Queen of Ice and Snow Necklace - HannahRachel

13. Snowdrop - ErtheFae

14. Ice Dream - nemeton

15. Queen of the Frozen Tundra - gypsyeyesjewelry

16. Snow Queen Beaded Cuff - celestialfoundations

17. Snowflake - ArtfulAr

18. Yuki Onna - Japanese Snow Woman - SmadarsTreasure

19. Anastasia choker - MCDdesigns

20. For the White Witch of Narnia - ThesePreciousThings

21. Snowflake Fairy - BeadazzledofOregon

22. Snow Queen - cigarboxbeads

23. Snow princess necklace - FleurDeIrk

24. Snow Queen Collar - LiciaBeads

25. Royal Crystal Necklace - SpringColors

26. Snowfall - beadsandblooms

27. Queen of the Snow - savoystudio

28. Snow Queen amulet bag - PFordCustomJewelry

29. Snow Queen Paisley Bracelet - myfairladyvt4

30. Victorian Icicles Necklace - FrancescasFancy

31. Snow Queen Icicle Cascade Necklace - Emarah

Voting begins on Tuesday, December 9th and ends midnight December 15th. The best way to show your appreciation for the efforts of these amazing artists is by taking on the difficult task of voting for your favorite. (The ballot will appear on the side bar at right on December 9th.) Again, the individual pieces are listed below the mosaic where you can visit each entry for more information by following the link. Thank you, enjoy and be sure to come back to vote between December 9th and 15th!


  1. WOW!!!!! So many beautiful entries to choose from. I KNOW I am going to have a hard time picking this time.

  2. I'm rendered speechless by the gorgeousness here. Wow.

  3. Wow, 30 entries! Great job everyone, it's all so beautiful :)

  4. these are all SO gorgeous---and the work, oh, the work involved!

    good thing we love to bead! ;>)))

    marilyn g

  5. Amazing and so fitting for the time of year! Fabulous work everyone :0)

  6. Wow this is going to be a HARD choice! Fabulous entries everyone! It's great to see so many participating.

  7. Another month of fabulous entries.

  8. WOW. What a magnificent collection. Voting will be difficult for sure.

  9. This is an amazing art!! What a cool collection!


  10. Lots of talent here! I voted. :)

  11. OH,I don't know which one to vote for. I love so many of them! So many fabulous creations!

  12. OMG ~ These are incredible pieces of jewelry! I'm constantly amazed at the talent of those who create jewelry ~ especially those who bead weave! Wonderful and thanks for sharing all these creations.

  13. very beautiful work. Once again extremely hard to vote. Finally decided to vote according to what I would choose to wear first if I were the Snow Queen!
    Nancy Gould

  14. These are truly amazing and I looked at every one of them. The only thing I'm mad about is that I can only vote for one -- not fair :). Amazing, talented group of artisans here, I'm always awestruck by these creations.

  15. Wow! They are are just fabulous!! It is difficult to narrow down, took me awhile. Great job everyone!

  16. So difficult to choose. I missed out on the vote, but had finally narrowed it down and then missed out.