Thursday, May 22, 2014


A 'Special' Giveaway for 
Students Only
of 'The Imaginarium'!


What a Whirlwind of Excitement
here on Birdnuts Mixed Media!

Being the Beginning of the 2014
Workshop Season for the Wonderful
http://www.artfulgathering.com/

With such a plethora of 
Fabulous Artist Teachers
Hosting their Workshops,
I feel so very Proud and Honoured
to be Co-Hosting with such Talent
like the ongoing Giveaway, with
 Co-Hostess Joanna Grant in her 
New Workshop
'Gelli-Jam' at Artful Gatherings, 
so be sure to go to my 
Previous Blog Post and get 
Entered to Win!

And Now, 
I have the Great Pleasure to 
Welcome Back 
one of 
Birdnuts Mixed Media's Longtime Friend's 

The Fabulously Talented,
of


has been with 
Artful Gatherings 
Teaching her Fabulous Workshops
for the past few years now, 
and this 
Year 2014 
Workshop Season
Mary Jane has a 
Fabulous Brand New Workshop

'The Imaginarium'
Anthologies of an Art Doll


Oh my!!!!! Aren't they Stupendous!!!

What an Inspiring, 
Creative and Talented Artist 
Mary Jane Chadbourne is, 
and I can honestly say from
taking Mary Jane's other 
Online Workshops at
Artful Gatherings, that Mary Jane
 is also
a Fabulous Teacher!

And I am sure if you've Signed
up to take her Online Workshop
at Artful Gatherings this Year,
You'll be enthralled with letting
your Imagination Fly making
these Fabulous Dolls! 


So Mary Jane has Graciously
Donated Two Wonderful Prizes
and is my Co-Hostess for a 
'Special'
Giveaway Celebration!
here on Birdnuts Mixed Media!

First....
To Be Entered to Win

You must be a 
Signed Up Student 
in the 
Online Workshop


Next, 
To Be Entered to Win!

Leave a Comment
on THIS Blog Post to be Entered!
And if You aren't already
a Follower here on 
Birdnuts Mixed Media
Please do sign on either
Network Blogs or Googles
Sidebar Follower Widgets!

Using the Random Generator
We will be picking 
2 Winners!
Each Winner will Win a 
Class Kit 
with Embellishments!!!

Kit #1

Kit #2

Woo Hoo!!!
So the 
Deadline to be 
Entered to Win
is 
Thursday, June 12th, 2014!
So go get Signed up for this 
Inspiring and Wonderful Workshop
and come on back over here
and 
Leave a Comment for a 
Chance to Win
one of Mary Jane's
Totally Fun Class Kits!!!!

So Looking Forward to Class!

Good Luck!!
and
Enjoy!!!





















38 comments:

gigi butterfly said...

I've signed up! And now I'm commenting. Am I the first? Good Grief!

Denise J. Phillips said...

early bird! LOL!!!

Elaine Taylor said...

What a wonderful prize this would be!!! I already have my kit, but who wouldn't want to be making more of these fabulous creatures? Thanks for the chance to win!

Kara Womack said...

I would love to learn how to work with a gel plate! I love it its so beautiful

Dee Ryder said...

OK Now, 5 WILL BE my Lucky number for this WIN! WIN! Situation... :) I AM so looking forward to this class I can hardly contain myself xx

Tracey said...

Wahoo! I can't wait for this class, and wouldn't this prize make it that much more special?! Thanks so much for the chance! :)

Nana said...

OMG! I signed up for Mary Jane's class on opening day, then immediately ordered my kit...this would be heaven if I could win one of these (for my pocket book too! ;) ) I pray to the Random Generator....and "if it will be it will be!" Thank you for offering us this chance Denise!;)

maxine finch said...

I have signed up. Love, love, love Mary Jane Chadbourne's classes. Wish I could purchase all of her DVD's. Her work is so colorful and whimsical.

Monica said...

FREAKIN AWESOME...I am TOTALLY signed up for this class...been waiting for it since her first notification...and WOW how awesome to offer up these kits...thank you both so much and GOOD LUCK EVERYONE!!!! See all you beautifuls in class WOOO HOOOO can't wait
x0x0x

Denise J. Phillips said...

Kara Womack, You signed up on the wrong Giveaway post! LOL! I've Officially Entered you into the Previous Giveaway Post! Cheers!

Sherry Matthews said...

I started the sign-up process today! Will be signed up as soon as I get my confirmation email :) Count me IN!! Woohoo!

jaci said...

omg im drooling at the thoughts of winning one of these fabulous kits.. i have taken mary janes classes in the past and can tell you as you all know ..the class is wonderfully packed with cool techniques and ideas ... mary jane is a talented woman and i am so happy to be able to be a part of what i know is goin to be a really cool workshop with artful gathering... good luck to all and i hope i hope i hope i hope i hope i ...win.:) thank you denise for having this on your birdnuts blog... xx to all...

Maggie said...

Waaaahooooo! This is EPIC generosity! Signed up (waiting for my confirmation e-mail) and leaving this comment NOW! Thank you for being the instigators of such immeasurable fun!

Elizabeth Barrow said...

I'm very excited about this! I've been looking forward to the class and now a wonderful prize opportunity! YAY!

lynne moore said...

This will be my first time for Artful Gathering and I hope to be able to keep up with all the inspiration. I am so looking forward to the classes! Thanks for the chance to win.

Jeanne Draachreider said...

Me too, me too. I'm in the class and would totally love winning one of the kits. Wonderful prize!

Sara Evans said...

I really can't wait to make these art dolls. I have ordered all 3 of the downloads, I got the angels and Halloween. So I will be needing some extra dolls, lol, Sara

Stephanie said...

Oh my goodness this is so amazing!! Thank you for the chance!!

Yvonne C said...

Love all of MJ's classes and would love to win one of these kits. I signed up the first day and can't wait until it starts.

Denise J. Phillips said...

This is an Official Entry for Linda A. Guerra as she's having difficulty leaving a comment on this post. Thanks!

ann said...

I love Mary Jane's classes so I can't wait for this class :)
Thanks for the chance to win xoxo

tiffany goff said...

This sounds like loads of fun!!!

Boo said...

Joanna Grant sent me here from her new facebook page to register for a chance win a seat in her class.

Debbie said...

I too was directed here by Joanna Grant and is this blog and workshop lookin' fabulous! I really need to sign up now, but I would love to win please!

jaci said...

i stopped by again.. and saw the post and kits.. im so wishing i will win one of these kits.. i love birdnuts blog and mary jane's creations.. smiling..:)

Holly Trotta said...

I signed up as soon as I could ... really looking forward to the class. The dolls look like so much fun!!!!

heidi trotta
trottahe@shu.edu

maxine finch said...

Can hardly wait for this class. What an awesome giveaway! Just ordered my kit and can't wait for it to come. Would always love to make more. Someone will be a lucky winner.

Kim Collister said...

So excited when I saw this, already planned on attending! Already shared on FB before I saw this as well. Leaving a comment here now with everything crossed including toes!
Following as well!

Can't wait for the workshop!
Kim

Kim Collister said...

YAY! Registered!

Paula Wayne said...

Thank you both so much for this great opportunity! Can't wait for the class to start, and I love love love these dolls!!!

Tina Van Netten said...

I am so excited about this class! I can't wait. I wish it was on the earlier date when other classes start.

Kim Collister said...

Just came back to peek at the dolls again and the embellishments included in this great giveaway!

Cmmargaret said...

Awesome! Thanks for the opportunity! Cant wait for class to begin!

Jackie said...

Woohoo! Signed up the first day and have my kit, so excited to take Mary Jane's class. Love her dolls! Thanks to you both!

Jackie jumping up and down

Deb Moon said...

I'm all signed up and looking forward to the class. Such a fab give away. Thank you, ladies!

Lyn said...

I've waited so long for Mary Jane to teach these amazing art dolls. I have taken two of her amazing classes and continue to make and sell the bracelets, I can't thank her enough for teaching me that skill. I'm signed up and raring to go!!

maxine finch said...

So excited about this class. Can't wait for it to start.

Anoosh Iqbal said...

I loved your Art Dolls. I am fond of making dolls, they are so much fun and interesting. I am going to use your ideas on my new stencils. You must have a look at them, you'll enjoy using them too!
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