Saturday, September 4, 2010

And the Winner Is....

The voting has closed on our August Aspiring Metalsmiths challenge and the winner is....

Esmeralda of Silver Blueberry with her incredible Jade and silver necklace and earring set designed for Gong Li.

jade and silver necklace and earring set

Carole of Caroleaxium was a very close second with her pendant inspired by Anne Rice's garden gate.
Annes Gate in New Orleans

And Clarity of Scrollwork Designs came in at third place with her Maya Angelou inspired bird cage necklace.
August Challenge Entry

Thanks to each and every artist who participated in this month's challenge, beautiful work everyone!

Next month's challenge will be brought to us by Esmeralda and word on the street is it's spooooky, so stay tuned for all the details!


  1. Congratulations to all of you! Every piece was fabulous!

  2. Congrats Esme. That was a really beautiful piece. It was a really close one this time and all of the pieces were just beautiful and wonderfully constructed. Congratulations to each and everyone of you. Look forward to seeing Esme's challenge theme for next month.

  3. Congratulations, Esme, and everyone else who participated. Such a talented bunch!

  4. Stunning pieces! Congrats to all of you!