Wednesday, October 05, 2011

virtutal book tour begins tomorrow

 Have you seen the new book, 
written by the talented Barbara Lewis?
I am just one of the sixteen artists who will be featured on a virtual book tour beginning tomorrow, so you won't want to miss any of the next 16 days, as we share our experiences with painting with fire!
Just begin by visiting Barbara’s blog, Painting with Fire Artwear, to read all of the details about the virtual tour.  Barbara has lined up an eclectic mix of jewelry designers who will  share design ideas (and more) from each of their own perspectives.  There will be giveaways along the way, which you won't want to miss. 
Below is a list of the scheduled artists participating in the tour:
October 6, Mary Jane Dodd,
October 7, Gaea Cannaday,
October 8, Linda Larsen,
October 10, Andrew Thornton,
October 11, Lori Plyler,
October 12, Diane Cook,
October 13, Lori Anderson,
October 14, LeAnn Weih,
October 15, Jen Judd Velasquez,
October 17, Melissa Meman,
October 18, Lisa Crone,
October 19, Shannon
October 20, Cindy Wimmer,
October 21, Laura Twiford,
October 22, Erin Prais-Hintz,
October 24, Jennifer Cameron,
October 25, Sharilyn Miller,
Did I tell you that there will be prizes given throughout the book tour?  Everyone has the same chance to win simply by leaving a comment at the host's blog and by becoming one of their followers.

You also can increase your chances of winning by......

Tweeting, face-booking or blogging about the giveaway post, but you must leave a comment back at this post on Barbara's blog ("Book Launch!"), so that she can include your name in the drawing =)

You can bump up your chances yet again by becoming one of her followers. If you're one already, please just tell her so here =)

A winner will be selected by 10 p.m. eastern time and be announced the following day. You can check back at Barbara's blog for the announcement.

The bonus prize for the book tour participants will be a kit for Floral Cascade, which you see below.  Isn't it gorgeous?
Everything will be included, including the chain, jump rings and clasp ... and of course all the enamel goodies! 
But, that's not all!
For a chance to win the Grand Prize ... a Torch-Firing Kit (or $110 shopping experience at ... please leave a review at by November 24.  Please leave an honest review ... the book must stand on it's own merits.  
Thanks for playing along!  We are going to be having a lot of fun, and we want you to be a part of it!

P.S.  Unfortunately, the giveaways are restricted to U.S. residents =(  
Winners should contact Barbara with their name and address through her  author website: so that you can receive your prizes! 

Don't forget to check back next Wednesday, October 12th, as I share my Painting with Fire "Framed" class experience in Austin.....
mentioned here =)


In the Light of the Moon said...

Very very exciting...I'm nervous about using a large torch,but I think after this hop...I may have to face my fears..heehee.Hugs,Cat

Daryl said...

How exciting .. and I love that necklace the colors are so alive!

bludawgdesigns said...

Your "framed" necklaces are stunning! I love the way you've incorporated the enameled parts into them. That little pop of color is so nice. I look forward to your article in Belle Armoire!

Lisa Cone - Inspired Adornments said...

What a great way to use the enameling technique! I'm just learning and perfecting the skill and I'm loving everyone's take on torch fired enamel!

The Crazy Creative Corner said...

So exciting. And, it's always inspirational to visit others blogs! Gets the creative juices kicked up, eh?