Monday, February 14, 2011

VOTE: event 3

:::: UPDATE ::::
thanks so much nicies!
the votes have been tabulated.
you can see all of YOUR  2011 handmade olympics medalists here!



thanks so very much for all of your fantastic nominations in the 2011 Handmade Olympics. what a wonderful celebration of handmade!
without further ado, i'm thrilled to present our judges' shortlist for event #3!


thanks so much to our eco-forward judge for this event, the sustainably-saavy Betz White,  bestselling author, textile artist & teacher.

what our lovely judge had to say about the nominations: This was not an easy task and I just want to say congratulations to everyone that was nominated and to keep up the good work! My criteria for selecting the top 10 was based on originality, inventiveness, quality of workmanship, presentation, and of course eco-friendliness!


congratulations to the following & please cast your vote for 
  your favourite eco friendly handmade item. 


wow! what a list!
let's vote for our favourite!

voting rules:
1. you can vote once in each event.
2. voting closes on wed. february 23rd at 5pm
3. the top 3-vote getters in each event will be announced on thursday february 24th!

okay... please VOTE!


 please be sure to head over to cast your vote in EACH of the 8 events:

:: and THE PRIZES!::
don't forget, there are over $2000 worth of handmaking prizes to be awarded! yay!
  this EVENT will award the following prizes!

:: a GOLD prize pack
including $150.00 worth of handmade goodness:
a $50 gift certificate to lil fish studios
a $50 gift certificate to a la mode
a $50 gift certificate to Herban Lifestyle

+ an *i WON* the handmade olympics banner/button image to use on your site/blog/shop
+ an artist/crafter feature on the rikrak studio blog!
:: a SILVER prize pack with $100.00 worth of handmade goodness:
a $50 gift certificate to jake + cleo
a $50 gift certificate to sakura soapworks
:: a BRONZE prize pack
of one FREE month of March 2011 advertising on the rikrak studio blog! yay!

best of luck, nicies! yay handmade!
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  1. Just an extra comment to let you know that I am having heart palipitations this is all so yummy and fun! SUCH inspiring stuff. x

  2. Thank you very much for including my dress, I'm very happy!

  3. FUN, fun! These are all great products. I'm honored to be included!

  4. yay! thanks maxabella!

    so happy to have you vladolg & mrs. jones!

  5. So beautiful, all of them!
    Enjoy the day


thanks so much for your comments, nicies!
it's a joy to read what everyone writes here.
thank you!