“SEAHORSING AROUND” Beaders Challenge

 

Thank you for participating in the “SEAHORSING AROUND” Beaders Challenge!

The kit includes these preselected items:  12 inches of chain, a seahorse charm, jump rings, lobster claw clasp and an acrylic circle, as well as beach glass, wood, Czech glass, crystal and seed beads in various colors, metal spacers and Sunstone chips.                                                                                                                                           

Here are the rules:

  1. All work must be an original design.
  2. Only 1 jewelry design item may be made from this kit.
  3. Each variety of components included MUST be used; however the quantity of each component used can be adjusted to fit your design. (Example: the kit includes 4 beach glass beads; you may choose to use only three or only a few inches of chain.) You must use at least one of each of the different beads and components.
  4. Note: You may use your own fireline, wax linen, S-Lon, leather up to 1.5mm and/or flex wire, 2×2 crimp beads, crimp covers, wire guards and glue. No additional beads or materials are permitted in this Challenge.
  5. One entry per person.
  6. A photo of your completed challenge must be submitted to info@lhbeads.com by April 30, 2020. This contest will be conducted on the LH Bead Gallery Facebook page.  Do not send your completed challenge to the Gallery.  Please make sure that your photo is of good quality.
  7. Invite your friends and family to “like” your photo by visiting the LH Bead Gallery Facebook page. All entries will be listed by name.

 

DATES

*Entries will be accepted via email through Thursday, April 30, 2020.

*Voting will run from May 3-9, 2020.  Winners will be announced on Sunday, May 10.

*All entries will be shared online at www.lhbeads.com, as well as on our Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.

 

PRIZES

LH Bead Gallery Gift Certificates

1st Place ~ $150 

2nd Place ~ $100

3rd Place ~ $50

Have fun designing a unique piece of jewelry that showcases your individuality and artistic expression!

 

Boho Summer “Beaders Challenge”

 

This contest starts you off with a pre-selected set of Bohemian inspired components that you will use to create with.

Your challenge begins by simply purchasing a “Boho Summer” kit ($28) from the LH Bead Gallery. The kit includes 20” of 1.5mm leather, 12’ of jewelry cord, a jump ring, 6” of chain, S hook and an arrow. Also included is a Czech lotus flower, Indonesian recycled glass, ebony wood, Phoenix Eye Bodhi, agate, howlite turquoise, metal spirals, Czech melons, and seed beads.

RULES

*All work must be an original design.

*Only 1 jewelry design item may be made from this kit.

*Each variety of elements included MUST be used, however the quantity of each element used can fit your design. (Ex: the kit includes 3 mala beads; you may choose to use only two.)

*No additional beads or materials are allowed in this Challenge. The only other thing you can use is your own glue.

*One entry per person.

*Out-of-Town entries will need to pay a shipping fee of $16 to send you the kit and then return your piece to you when the contest ends.

*All contest entries must be picked up within a month after the contest ends. Unclaimed items will be donated.

DATES

*Entries will be accepted through Saturday, April 27, 2019.

*All entries will be anonymously displayed at the LH Bead Gallery, online at www.lhbeads.com, as well as on our Facebook page, Instagram, and Twitter.

*Voting begins Monday, April 29, through Saturday, May 18, and is done ONLY in the store. Be sure to encourage friends and family to come in and vote.

*The winner will be announced Sunday, May 19!

PRIZES

LH Bead Gallery Gift Certificates

1st Place ~ $150

2nd Place ~ $100

3rd Place ~ $50

Have fun designing a unique piece of jewelry that showcases

your individuality and artistic expression!