CowParade/Space mosaic update

silvamaeMay 27, 2011

Hi all. I still haven't heard one way or the other about whether or not I will have a cow in the CowParade Austin; according to the latest communication, all artists will find out by the end of May. So, I have been making little pieces on mesh, and I have also cut out some large planets. Next, I intend to create the Earth, Mars, and Saturn, and then start work on the comet's tail. If I don't get selected, then I will switch to a large piece of Wedi board and make a wall hanging. I am loving this! It is so much fun.

Here is a link that might be useful: Silva's blog

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I love your entry. You are smart to get going on it now.

    Bookmark   May 27, 2011 at 9:30PM
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This is an awesome project! Did you get picked?! I can't imagine that they wouldn't fall in love with your design! Your design totally ROCKS!

I would be so excited to do something like this


    Bookmark   June 3, 2011 at 9:07AM
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Thanks, Kathy and Becky! No, can you believe it; I still haven't heard. I emailed them yesterday and asked if the selection process was complete and they answered that it was still ongoing and they hoped to be finished by mid-June. So I am still anxiously awaiting. I am working on it every day, nipping and tumbling and then switching over and gluing onto mesh. I will let y'all know the minute I know something. I do know that Diane Sonnenberg got a cow and has already started work on it. It's going to be called Gilded Lily and she has it set up over at Artisan Glass.

    Bookmark   June 3, 2011 at 10:16AM
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I hope you hear soon, and I hope you keep us informed!!!

    Bookmark   June 5, 2011 at 12:49PM
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I will keep my fingers crossed that you will be notified very soon and it will be good news! I met Diane Sonnenberg last February at the SAMA conference. We toured the ranch where her roating "Eggs' are. It was totally awesome. I am sure her cow will be just as great. I would love to see them!


    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 11:09PM
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