Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Etsy BeadWeavers August Challenge - Art Deco

The entries are in and once again, they are simply stunning! Click on the item in the list below the mosaic to see more details!

Voting begins on Saturday, August 9th and ends midnight August 15th. Please show your appreciation for the efforts of these amazing artists by taking on the difficult task of voting for your favorite. (The ballot will appear on the side bar at right on August 9.) 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!

August EBWC Mosaic

1. Moss Agate Going Green Doily Bracelet - myfairladyvt4

2. Purple Graces - triz

3. WAVES OF SYMMETRY - caraway

4. Flaring Pinwheels Art Deco Beadwoven Necklace - njema

5. Geometric Brooch with Onyx and Carnelian Cabochons - enchantedbeads

6. Harlequin - beadsandblooms

7. Art Deco Earrings Clinkscales Arts

8. Bloodstone Style Moderne - euphoriamoondesigns

9. Grey Art Deco Marquee Cuff - AmethystRavenstar

10. Deco Lotus pin or pendant - beadmummy

11. Art Deco Collar - HighDesertBeadscapes

12. Black Glass and Teal Art Deco Necklace - PinkPoochDesigns

13. Embroidered Pendant on Herringbone Rope - vanishingpearl

14. Lost Treasures - Art Deco- beadwoven set - BeadCatcher

15. Art Deco Meets Goth - WickedOakDesigns

16. A Trip to The Nile - Collar EBWC - SmadarsTreasure

17. A Salute To Art Deco - wMarlaine

18. Inspired by Cartier - Chrisbeads

19. Latte at Hotel Mercedes - Hand Beaded Cuff - ThreeFatesDesign

20. Art Deco necklace - Orly's BeadsHead

21. Butterfly Garden Enamel Necklace - ThePreciousBeads

22. Beguiling Beadwoven Art Deco Miniature Oil Lamp - Salamander House

23. Windows to the Past - adinahalperndesigns's

24. Art Deco Cuff - Savoy Studio

25. Stars of the Sea Cuff Bracelet - arosebyname

26. Search Light Art Deco Bracelet - GemsbyJules

27. Art Deco Bracelet - clairecreations

28. Black and White Art Deco Necklace by Sooz - BoodlersBeads

29. Hamunaptra - thebeadedlily


  1. Man, oh, man is it going to be tough to vote this month! Wow, gang, you've really outdone yourselves.

  2. Wow Marlaine, you did a great job on this. Thanks so much. I can't wait to vote. Although which one??????

  3. All absolutely stunning entries everyone! I love this theme, it's really opened my eyes to Art Deco!

    Kerrie :0)

  4. Wow! amazing entries!!!! wonderful theme Stacy, thanks for picking it! and thanks Marlaine for putting this together! it's going to be tough picking just one!!! :-)

  5. What a beautiful collection! I'm sorry I'll be offline during the vote...Good luck, everyone!

  6. great entries! Bring on the voting. :)

  7. Beautful to the 10th degree!
    Thanks for doing this Marlaine!

  8. It looks GREAT! Thank you , Marlaine for your hard work. I will have to make up my mind , I love too many of the entries here.

  9. Can I vote for more than one? I've got it narrowed down to about five that are my favorites, but I don't know if I can pick just one! So much beautiful work!

  10. I've narrowed it down to two - It's hard, but I want to vote for them both! Waaa!


  11. Beautiful work, everyone! It's going to be tough...

  12. Great job Malaine, the mosaic looks great. It's really going to be hard to choose, good luck everyone!!!

  13. I love them all!
    I've got a surprise for you on my blog:

  14. Wonderful enteries for this challenge. "Great work" everyone. I placed my vote

  15. It's exciting to see all beautiful entries collected together. Hard to pick only one.. Good luck, everyone!


  16. I just voted, good luck to you all, you did such a great job!

  17. Absolutely stunning entries everyone. It has always been difficult to pick just one, this is especially true this month!

  18. I finally chose my favorite. Beautiful work by all!

  19. a big ditto to everyone's comments on the beauty of the challenge entries. Tough to make a decision, but---I did it! ;>)

    marilyn g

  20. There are some wonderful entries in this challenge. It was hard to pick just one.

  21. It was really difficult to choose which one to vote for... you all did a great job!


  22. The mosaic looks wonderful, Marlaine. What an abundance of beauty all in one place, yes? I voted but it was tough.

  23. The entries are fabulous! Thanks for putting this together, Marlaine. And thanks to Staci for picking such a cool theme! :)

  24. All of the entries are terrific, and I really had a hard time deciding.

  25. What a selection to choose from ! I really enjoyed checking out each entry individually. Good luck all !