This was a tough one, all the creations were beautiful. Made it really hard for any one to decide. Honestly they all went beyond what I expected to see. I was amazed by the creative ways the images have been used. So well done ladies...
The Vote counts are:
1. Debi's Pink Pillow - 5 votes
2. Pat's Stocking- 29 votes
3. Melanie's Winifred Doll - 8 votes
4. Roselle's Altered Candle - 3 votes
Winner is Pat Winter, You did a fabulous job on your stocking.
Here is Pat's Description of her Crazy Quilt Stocking: "...Moments ago I just finished my using the image of the little girl standing on the chair...I believe she is anticipating Santa's arrival. I added very light coloring on her hair and clothing using scrap booking chalks. I wanted to keep her as vintage looking as possible. I embellished using vintage laces, velvet and leaves,silk ribbon embroidery,vintage buttons and a few other fabric images I altered and printed onto fabric. The wreath image is to "Virginia" from "Santa" and a vintage letter which I added the words, "". This is my first stocking and I didn't have a pattern but I like how it turned out and will be making more..."
Second place is Melanie Hickman's "Winifred's Christmas"
Here is Melanie's Description of her doll: "...here are pictures of my colorized photo face doll I made and decided to enter in the Challenge. This is the girl with the big bonnet and muff. This is doll is titled: "Winifred's " - I added a holding a mini Frances Brundage "Dolly Dear" replica doll and a ."
I thank all the participants for their entry to the fun challenge. Pat and Melanie, please send me your address so I can receive your prizes, including your free issue of Creating Vintage Charm, the Winter 2010-2011 issue, to be available soon in November.
I also want to thank everyone who took their time to come and vote. Make sure to come back and visit.
Another Giveaway is in the works for the release of the Holiday issue that you wouldn't want to miss.