Winners and final place getters for the 2007 Swarovski Creative Beading Comp will be announced 0n the 16th Nov when the December 2007 issue 3-2 of Creative Beading hits the newsagents. The winning piece will be displayed on the cover.. Wow how exciting for the winner...!! Fairly certain winners will be notified personally before that though.
The winning entrant will be profiled for an issue in 2008 as well as being invited to judge the 2008 competition. Great prizes up for grabs 1st place is a trip for two to Austria, including airfares, transfers, 5 nights accommodation, breakfast. Airland value $5000.00. Dinner with representatives of the Swarovski design team and 2 tickets to crystal world.
Well I dunno about that, but the next 7 prizes are fantastic as well. 2nd to 8th prizes receive a Swarovski Crystal gift pack valued from $2500 - $300.
Anyway the top 40 pieces can now be viewed at http://www.crystalpark.com.au/, although it would be really nice to see the top 25 out of those 40.
The winners and place getters for the 2007 Sydney Bead and Gem Show Beading Extravaganza should be known around 12th Oct.