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chammi kaiser
08-25-2008, 11:44 AM
Hi all you friends. I just had to share this with you as I am really excited. I entered my painting of an owl THE EYE THAT SEES ALL in a competition with The Artist and Leisure Painter Magazines. Forgot all about it and received a letter saying that my painting was one of the twenty chosen to be judged during the Art Materials Live Exhibition in Birmingham. Yippee!!!

eyepaint
08-25-2008, 11:47 AM
Congrats!

mpattie
08-25-2008, 11:49 AM
Chammi, that is wonderful. I know you are really excited about the honor. Congratulations!
Pat

debee
08-25-2008, 12:03 PM
Congratulations!!

elizath
08-25-2008, 12:24 PM
I'm using my first post on wet canvas to congratulate you! Way to go :)

LavenderFrost
08-25-2008, 12:29 PM
Congrats Chammi!

laf.art
08-25-2008, 12:32 PM
Big congrats. Just had a look at your owl painting, no wonder you were selected it's brilliant

Faded
08-25-2008, 12:42 PM
Congratulations :)

HOllyLL
08-25-2008, 12:43 PM
congrats to you! What a terrific accomplishment. May we see the piece that you entered?

phobden
08-25-2008, 12:43 PM
Excellent news. !

RPut
08-25-2008, 12:51 PM
That's soooo wonderful! I know you are thrilled! Way FUN! Ruthie

chammi kaiser
08-25-2008, 12:54 PM
Thank you all so much. Elizath - your first post. I am honoured. Holly - not sure how to show you the link but it is on my website.

amotwell
08-25-2008, 01:15 PM
Congrats, Chammi! :clap:

objectivistartist
08-25-2008, 01:20 PM
Definitely CONGRATS !!! :thumbsup::thumbsup:

~~Kathleen
08-25-2008, 01:27 PM
Wonderful for you Chammi!;0
I will be waiting now for the results.
But one would imagine with all the entries these competitions receive, that being picked as a finalist is an accolade in itself.
~~Kathleen

Bright Eyes
08-25-2008, 01:32 PM
That is great! :clap: :thumbsup: :clap:

Katwyld
08-25-2008, 01:35 PM
Excellent news! I'm not in the least surprised, though... Can't wait to find out how you do, but, as Kathleen said, what an honor to get into that 20!

OkeeKat
08-25-2008, 02:01 PM
CONGRATULATIONS Chammi!!
That is wonderful News.. and one of 20.. WOW!!!

Forgive me but I Don't recal the painting, can you post it here for me please!
We are proud of you, I can only image you'll be on cloud nine till you hear from them again.. do you know when the judging wil be for the finals, when is this exhibit??

susme48
08-25-2008, 02:12 PM
That is so GREAT!!!!

gaykir
08-25-2008, 02:51 PM
Fantastic - keeping my fingers crossed for you. In any case just to make it this afr is fab!!

sonita
08-25-2008, 03:37 PM
yeahhh!!! Congratulations :) ....wonderful news!! I wish you all the best :)
Soni

goby
08-25-2008, 04:40 PM
"The eye that sees all" is a beautifully painted piece!! You deserve the top 20! Let us know the results, fingers crossed,the very best of luck!!
Goby

JamieWG
08-25-2008, 05:13 PM
Congratulations, Chammi, and well done! Best of luck in the competition finals!

Jamie

chammi kaiser
08-26-2008, 03:38 AM
Thank you all so much for your response and encouragement. I'm just happy to be in the twenty chosen. No great expectations at all. Kathie, I am such a nerd when it comes to computers and just don't know how to show you the link to THE EYE THAT SEES ALL but it is on my website. Perhaps someone out there can help.

artdreamer1
08-26-2008, 04:08 AM
Chammi...hate to tell ya this but I just checked out your site and couldn't find "The Eye That Sees All" anywhere (literally checked every one of the paintings on it for that title.

Had to click on your name (chammi kaiser) and then clicked "find all threads started by"...to find it. Gorgeous painting, btw...well deserved!

Michele

Catkin
08-26-2008, 05:54 AM
Congrats!:clap: :clap: :clap:
I buy both those magazines but have never yet entered any of their competitions.
Sharon:cat:

edtree
08-26-2008, 06:47 AM
:wave: WoW Chammi! This is excellent news! Congratulations on getting into the top 20 - quite an honor! We'll be pulling for you! :clap: :D :clap:

Elizabeth

Here is a link to your painting: The Eye That Sees All (http://www.wetcanvas.com/forums/showthread.php?t=449559)

chammi kaiser
08-26-2008, 07:25 AM
Once again many thanks for all the encouragement and holding of thumbs! Elizabeth - thanks so much for sorting out the link. You are very kind.

gurleygirl
08-26-2008, 07:46 AM
Congratulations Chammi!!
Tracey

OkeeKat
08-26-2008, 07:52 AM
Nope Chammi its not on your site.. but I found the thread too..
http://www.wetcanvas.com/forums/showthread.php?t=449559

WOW is he gorgeous.. love all the detail in the feathers Chammi, Magnificant!!.. Gorgeous eye!!!

Here is the painting done by Chammi..
"The Eye That Sees All"

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/26-Aug-2008/137439-39224-72c__the_eye_that_sees_all_2.jpg

arl
08-26-2008, 09:57 AM
Congratulations and all the best.

chammi kaiser
08-26-2008, 10:22 AM
Thank you so much Kathie. You are a good pal.

Linee
08-26-2008, 10:36 AM
Chammi, I just saw your post this morning. Can't tell you how glad I am for you! :D

clementine
08-26-2008, 06:01 PM
Coucou Chammi!wonderful news!:clap:
your work is really superb you deserve to win!I cross my fingers!good luck!
bisous
clem

barb8j
08-26-2008, 06:41 PM
Congratulations, Chammi! The painting is fantastic...the detailing is so realistic!

OkeeKat
08-26-2008, 09:25 PM
Glad to help my friend & Dont forget Chammi.. add this to your website!! It got missed some how!!

chammi kaiser
08-27-2008, 03:21 AM
I have a great big lump in my throat - feel like part of a great big family who really care about this little success of mine. Big hugs.