Saturday, July 31, 2010

ACEO Challenge #3

For our second challenge we had 664 views, 118 link clicks and 55 votes. Wow much better than last time. Way to go everyone.

I hope everyone had a lot of fun and inspiration with the last challenge. Congratulations to Stacy of MagicLoveCrow our winner who won one back issue of the "ATC Quarterly" magazine.

And now for more fun. Before participating please make sure you have read the about page, you can find it here. That way you have an idea how things work.

Your challenge is...

Balloons

This one should be lots of fun, different types of balloons, and occasions, and anything else you can think of)

Don't forget - you may enter up to 3 ACEO's each challenge. Have fun everyone.

When you are ready, upload your ACEO to one of your shops and/or your blog. Then come back here and enter the web address using the inlinkz button below the post, it will display each ACEO at the bottom of the challenge post. Then others can click on the links to visit all of the ACEO’s created for that challenge and may buy the ACEO if they like it.

You have until 11:59 (almost midnight) Mountain Time on August 24th to submit your ACEO's. Then August 25th voting begins, and you may vote until 11:59 (almost midnight) Mountain Time on August 31st.

When voting begins come back to this challenge post. Down at the bottom under the thumbnails you will be able to vote for your favorite ACEO. Each IP address may vote once per challenge.

And now your wondering what the prize for the winner of this challenge is right ? This time the winner will win the below ACEO print AND one other in stock ACEO from my Etsy shop alwaysartistic - it can be an original or print of any price. UPDATE: The aceo print below - the colors are a lot different than in the image below. The background color is very faded.


Wednesday, July 14, 2010

ACEO Challenge #2

Our first challenge had 246 views, 56 link clicks and 12 votes. Thank you to everyone who participated.

Wow, we are on to challenge #2 already. I hope everyone had some fun with the last challenge. Congrats to Lee Pierce for winning $15 USD to spend in my shop alwaysartistic.

And now time for some more fun. Before participating please make sure you have read the about page, you can find it here. That way you have an idea how things work.

Your challenge is...

Long Legs

(There are so many possibilities with this one, many living things come to mind - take it how ever you want, just keep it clean)

Don't forget - you may enter up to 3 ACEO's each challenge. Have fun everyone.

When you are ready, upload your ACEO to one of your shops and/or your blog. Then come back here and enter the web address using the inlinkz button below the post, it will display each ACEO at the bottom of the challenge post. Then others can click on the links to visit all of the ACEO’s created for that challenge and may buy the ACEO if they like it.

You have until 11:59 (almost midnight) Mountain Time on July 22nd to submit your ACEO's. Then July 23rd voting begins, and you may vote until 11:59 (almost midnight) Mountain Time on July 31st.

When voting begins come back to this challenge post. Down at the bottom under the thumbnails you will be able to vote for your favorite ACEO. Each IP address may vote once per challenge.

And now your wondering what the prize for the winner of this challenge is right ? This time the winner will win one back issue of the "ATC Quarterly" zine. There are 19 issues to choose from and you can see them at the bottom of the page here. Just tell me which one you want and I will order it on your behalf.

Thursday, July 1, 2010

ACEO Challenge #1

Welcome to everyone, I hope that these challenges will give some inspiration and I can't wait to see the art created. Before participating please make sure you have read the about page, you can find it here. That way you have an idea how things work.

Your first challenge is...

Create a mixed media ACEO of an animal or a bird.

Don't forget - you may enter up to 3 ACEO's each challenge. Have fun everyone.

When you are ready, upload your ACEO to one of your shops and/or your blog. Then come back here and enter the web address using the inlinkz button below the post, it will display each ACEO at the bottom of the challenge post. Then others can click on the links to visit all of the ACEO’s created for that challenge and may buy the ACEO if they like it.

You have until 12:00 (midnight) Mountain Time on July 7th to submit your ACEO's. Then July 8th voting begins, and you may vote until 12:00 (midnight) Mountain Time on July 15th.

When voting begins come back to this challenge post. Down at the bottom under the thumbnails you will be able to vote for your favorite ACEO. Each IP address may vote once per challenge.

And now your wondering what the prize for the winner of this challenge is right ? Well because this is the 1st challenge, to kick it off the winner will get $15 USD to spend in my Etsy shop... alwaysartistic.