Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Cuteness & Art Winners!

I have a long photo post coming up, but I didn't want to bury the announcement of this month's art winners, SO...

SQUEAKY KOALAS!

 
They sound like deflating rubber toys. Ha!

A plush Otto from Otto & Victoria!

 According to Brian Kesinger, these will be eventually be available for sale. Yay!
( If you're not familiar, check out his art and/or book. So much goodness.)


And finally,  Disney Princesses as piles of rocks.


 Try not to take them for granite.

(By Kevin Bolk.)


Now, art winner time! All randomly selected, but I did have to bounce around a bit to find folks who wanted certain prints. 

And since most of you had more than one prize choice, allow me to... [dramatic announcer voice] TELL YOU WHAT YOU'VE WON!!

(Lots of common names here, so make sure your name matches your art choice, k? 'Cuz if it doesn't, it's not you.)

- Tabitha H. gets "Spring Fish!"

- "One Of The Sarahs" gets the much coveted Katie Cook Robot ACEO!

- "Tree" gets the Myka Jelina Mermaid!

- "Llaregyb" gets the Jasmine Beckett-Griffith blue-haired fairy!

- Mandi gets the Beckett-Griffith frog pixie!

- Andrea gets the set of 3 Meredith Dillman fairies!

- Tiona gets the original Elaine Cox watercolor!

- Brie gets the Disney Cruise Line sketch!

- Lauren get the Becket-Griffith albino ferret fairy!

and last, but not least:

- Mrs. Nielson gets the original ACEO by A.G. Cook!


Congrats to all our winners, and thanks for helping me pare down my massive art stash! Please e-mail me your mailing addresses, along with the name you used here & your choice of art, so I don't get too confused packing up this many pieces at once. 


Next up, stay tuned for a photo report on John's & my latest crazy project, and of course, more cosplay!

25 comments:

  1. I'm so sad I didn't comment in time on your last post! Ah, well.

    You've inspired me not only to attend a con (well, and expo) on my own this year, but also to buy a ton of art from artists and give some of it away. It's so much fun, plus you know your money is going to the talented, hard-working artists who come up with these amazing creations!

    Just wanted to say thanks. :)

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  2. "an" expo, not "and" expo. :P

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  3. ... I'm still laughing at Disney Princess as Piles of Rocks.

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  4. I need an Otto!

    Congrats, art winners!

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  5. Awww, I didn't win. (But out of 800+ who commented, they are a lucky 10!) BUT I loved the Stanley Morrison dragons so much that I'm totally getting a set of three prints for my husband for Christmas for our kitchen. Strawberry, blackberry and blueberry. Love your posts, and you are so awesome to share the talents of others.

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  6. My bank account would be so much happier if Kesinger would just stop making adorable shit. I have no self control when it comes to Otto and Victoria. None.

    Congrats to all the winners!

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  7. Congrats to all the winners! One day I hope to be one of them!

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  8. Oh congrats to the winners!! One day I'll win. :). I LOVE the rocks art. I'm not sure you can call it fighting when such cute sounds are made.

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  9. *Kermit the frog arms flailing* Yaaaaaaaaayyyyy I won! lol. Congrats to all the winners.
    Can I just say the princesses as piles of rocks is going to have my chuckling for awhile. Not to mention every time I see a pile of rocks I may envision tiaras and such, lol.

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  10. That koala video is gold. First the unreal sounds they make, then the pan round for just a moment to see the man laughing, then the end with the koala that started the altercation looking almost embarrassed. So funny! Thanks for that.

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  11. Well, coffee just burned the inside of my nose. Thanks for the Disney princesses as piles of rocks, and the "don't take them for granite" was brilliant. I love puns too much.

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  12. Disney rocks are killing me. I needed that this morning. XD Congrats to the winners!

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  13. Disney Princess Rocks are just fantastic! The designs should be on tshirts for little girls to wear!
    I'm sad I didn't win any art, but the chances were really slim considering how many people always comment on your posts. Maybe next time!

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  14. Have you seen "Worlds Cutest Frog - Desert Rain Frog"? If not, check him out on you-tube, he would get on well with the koalas.

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  15. Jen, you are so dang generous. 10 winners this time? That's awesome (even though I didn't win).

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  16. And a funny note about Koalas--at a zoo in Australia one of our guides was saying that Koalas are basically good-for-nothing except tourism. He said they destroy the forests, stink, and basically do nothing for the ecosystem. But I still think they're pretty dang cute to watch.

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  17. Still no one takes the little Chewie carrying C3PO or the little ponies! Hang in there, Chewie! I'll keep tryin'

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  18. Congrats to all the winners! Maybe one day I'll win too :)

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  19. Congrats everyone!! *Whispers* Must get Travel By TARDIS poster.

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  20. Aaauuggh! You featured my friend, Kevin Bolk's art! Too awesome. He's gotten a real kick out of how these Disney princess "portraits" have taken off.

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  21. I have never wanted something so much in my life as much as I want an Otto plush. Sooooo stinking adorable!!

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  22. Congrats to the winners! (none of whom appear to have chosen my favorite piece. w00t!)

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  23. I don't know why the Princesses as piles of rocks is so funny, but I can't stop laughing over here!

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  24. Congratulations to all the lucky winners!!!

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