Monday, July 13, 2009

The First Colorworks Challenge


The first Colorworks Challenge was held by Step by Step Beads Magazine. The orange-purple-green tertiary triad presents a challenge of bold and striking contrasts, and contest participants had to create a piece of bead jewelry with the predominant colors of that triad (any shades of those colors). Finalists were selected by Margie Deeb, Colorworks author, and the editors of Step by Step Beads. Today I received an email, that read,

Congratulations!

Your work was chosen by Margie Deeb as one of the top ten finalists in our first Colorworks contest! Though you did not win first place, your piece will be showcased in a special Colorworks gallery in the November/December 09 issue of Step by Step Beads. Thank you for submitting such outstanding work!

Best regards,
Leslie Rogalski
Editor in chief, Step by Step Beads

Leslie Rogalski meant my Lush Spring Blues necklace...
Good news is good news!

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9 comments:

Margie Deeb said...

Congratulations! it is a beautiful piece!

Sincerely,

Margie Deeb
www.MargieDeeb.com
author of "The Beader's Guide to Color" and
"The Beader's Color Palette"

Beadwoman3 said...

And congratulations to you too! What a beautiful necklace you made!
Gretchen

Phoebe said...

congrats, Zoya!

TattingChic said...

Oh my goodness! That is an absolutely beautiful piece of art! What a gorgeous necklace!
Congratulations on your work being featured in a magazine! How fabulous!

I have not been to your blog before and somehow ended up here by blog hopping. I'm sure glad I did! You have some beautiful work here!

While I'm here I might as well let you know that I'm having a giveaway! Be sure to come on over and join in!

http://marjonsivuilut.blogspot.com/ said...

Amasing work! What can i say....

Zoya Gutina said...

Thnaks a lot, my dear friends!

Triz Designs said...

congratulations! stunning!

Zoya Gutina said...

Thank you, dear Patrizia!

Emma said...

Nice post. Thanks for your information.