The Fashion Colorworks beading contest
, organized by bead artist Zoya Gutina of My Lovely Beads
, is entering its fifth year, and you can be a part of this incredibly worldwide beading competition! Just choose one of three pre-selected color palettes to work from, create your masterpiece according to the contest rules, and submit your original beadwork for a chance to have your work displayed along with some of the world's most talented beaders.
Colors in each palette are from the Pantone Color Institute catalog of colors, and include colors that are being seen in the collections of top fashion designers around the world. If you love a good color challenge, then the Fashion Colorworks Contest is perfect for you.
You can enter your work in one of three categories: Seed Bead Jewelry, Finished Jewelry, or Seed Bead Objects. Entries will be accepted beginning April 1, 2014, so you have plenty of time to ponder and create over the long winter. Make sure you carefully read and understand the full contest rules before photographing and submitting your design.
There are no entry fees to enter the competition, and beaders from every country around the world are encouraged to enter. Good luck, and happy beading!