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Question: What is your favorite entry in Craft Challenge #64, Mixed Media Extravaganza!  (Voting closed: July 18, 2011 02:56:58 PM)
Amy Debra's New Purpose - 3 (2.1%)
Art Car - 2 (1.4%)
Button Dandelion - 6 (4.2%)
Canvas of Creativity - 6 (4.2%)
Comic Book Dress - 9 (6.3%)
Cyber Angel! - 14 (9.7%)
Faux Vintage Victorian Doll - 1 (0.7%)
Flower Trinket Box - 2 (1.4%)
Generations of 'Mixed up" ladies - 18 (12.5%)
I'm A Potato! - 13 (9%)
Little love nest - 6 (4.2%)
memorial frame - 1 (0.7%)
My Pet Vampire Squid - 3 (2.1%)
Norman, the Reluctant Knife Thrower's Assistant - 15 (10.4%)
Pinochle Trump Marker - 2 (1.4%)
Pretty Pink Plastic Princess - 5 (3.5%)
Roberta: An Upcycled Mechanical American - 2 (1.4%)
save the beauty of nature - 4 (2.8%)
Scrabble Shoes - 1 (0.7%)
Secret keeper Faery - 4 (2.8%)
string art composition - 2 (1.4%)
Teesha Moore Pillow - 13 (9%)
The Ozonizer - 6 (4.2%)
Waxed Portraits - 6 (4.2%)
Total Voters: 144

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« on: June 06, 2011 09:55:53 AM »

Craft Challenge #64 – Mixed Media Extravaganza! - Due Jul 1 - 10


Winner Announced! Grin

Congrats to Im Sew Silly for her project, Generations of “Mixed Up” Ladies!



Check out her project thread to read about her inspiration for this piece!



It's time to vote!  Scroll up to see the voting poll.
Vote now through July 17th, 2011!


07/01/11 Time to enter!

To enter, post your project as a NEW TOPIC on this board:

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?board=466.0


Your challenge this month is to make a mixed media creation!  Your entry can be any size, theme or materials as long as it's mixed media goodness.  Here are some awesome mixed media examples around Craftster to get your gears turning:

Candy Coated (Shoes)
Antelope with Laserdisc: an exploration with stumpwork embroidery (PIC HEAVY)
freeform peyote and fiber cuffs
mixed media jewelry or a little of this and that.....
Photo Album & Scrapbooking Folder
Textile collage cuff
Wooden box with crocheted cherry blossoms + ACTION PICS!
Vintage "Scrabble" box purse

If you participated in the Call for Artists for the CHA SuperShow, and made a new piece between April 2011 - July 2011, feel free to enter it in this challenge, too!*

Rules:

  • Craft your project during this challenge period (Jun 6 - Jul 10, 2011).  Projects created before this timeframe will not be removed from the entry board, but they will be excluded from the voting poll.  *If you created a piece for the CHA SuperShow between April and July 2011, it may be entered in this challenge.  
  • Post your craft during the period of Jul 1 - Jul 10 2011.  No sooner.  No later.  On Jul 1 2011 there will be a special folder created for entries.
  • Voting will happen from Jul 11 - 17 2011.
  • Enter only ONE project.  Your entry can have multiple components to it.

Originality:

It's probably impossible to know whether your project is 100% original, has never been posted on Craftster, or made by anyone else in the past.  But if your project was definitely inspired by something you've seen before, please give credit to that project. Smiley

Prizes:

At the end, I'll set up a poll right here and the first place winner (US or non-US) will get:

(1) their project in the Featured Projects area
(2) their project in the Craftster Blog
(3) and a prize from us at Craftster.org -- any one item from one of Craftster's online shops!

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« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2011 01:44:25 PM »

If I ever did a craftster challenge this one would be it! So busy this month but I have to squeeze it in somehow!!
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« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2011 02:46:41 PM »

Ok so call me crazy but I already know what I'm going to do  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2011 05:59:05 PM »

I have something I prepared for the CHA show!  wewt!  I'm ready to enter now. yay!
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« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2011 11:07:21 PM »

Oh how fun! I've never done anything with mixed media I don't think, but I recently pinned a few beautiful multimedia projects and would love to make an inspired one for myself. Maybe this would be the time to do it!
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« Reply #5 on: June 20, 2011 05:03:48 PM »

can't wait to see these entries.
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« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2011 09:59:25 PM »

This one grabbed my interest, too! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: June 21, 2011 03:34:10 AM »

Awesome!  My favorite purse is being used as an example in the original post!  (Rackycoo is a genius, and I still love my Scrabble purse!)
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« Reply #8 on: June 21, 2011 11:47:22 AM »

Woo!  I made something for the CHA show, so it's a challenge I can actually enter for once!! lol!!
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« Reply #9 on: June 22, 2011 07:43:38 PM »

hmm, I think I might have something, but not totally sure.  I suppose I'll enter and if it doesn't qualify I'll deal with it.

Do you consider the following "mixed media"

balloons, paper, glue, paint, cardboard, ribbon, wood, grommets, fabric, beach ball?

And can the entry be a collection of items that are for an event?
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« Reply #10 on: June 28, 2011 01:00:52 PM »

Would this be considered mixed media?

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=376433.0
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« Reply #11 on: June 28, 2011 01:02:51 PM »

hmm, I think I might have something, but not totally sure.  I suppose I'll enter and if it doesn't qualify I'll deal with it.

Do you consider the following "mixed media"

balloons, paper, glue, paint, cardboard, ribbon, wood, grommets, fabric, beach ball?

And can the entry be a collection of items that are for an event?

Yep, I would consider that mixed media! Smiley

I'm not sure about a collection for an event, but in general, yes, if it's a collection, I think it qualifies as one entry. Smiley
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« Reply #12 on: June 28, 2011 01:06:29 PM »

Would this be considered mixed media?

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=376433.0

I'd say so, yes!  Fabric, embroidery and a bit of electronics kicks it over the edge to mixed media (awesomeness, btw)!
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« Reply #13 on: June 28, 2011 01:15:51 PM »

Thanks for the fast response Sweets! Now off to finish my project (that I was working on last night when I should have been sleeping) 
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« Reply #14 on: July 01, 2011 12:40:18 PM »

This is probally a really silly question but how do you enter?
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« Reply #15 on: July 01, 2011 01:43:32 PM »

This is probally a really silly question but how do you enter?

It's going to appear hear -> http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?board=344.0 ; ) in 1st of july
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« Reply #16 on: July 01, 2011 01:44:28 PM »

I'll post when the entry board is ready for posting! Smiley  Still going through my daily tasks.
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« Reply #17 on: July 01, 2011 03:41:52 PM »

07/01/11 Time to enter!

To enter, post your project as a NEW TOPIC on this board:

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?board=466.0
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« Reply #18 on: July 11, 2011 11:30:10 AM »


It's time to vote!  Scroll up to see the voting poll.
Vote now through July 17th, 2011!
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« Reply #19 on: August 02, 2011 10:41:46 AM »


Winner Announced! Grin

Congrats to Im Sew Silly for her project, Generations of “Mixed Up” Ladies!



Check out her project thread to read about her inspiration for this piece!
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