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Wear Your Art- A Giveaway.

>> Monday, October 27, 2008

Contest Closed

Last week the girls and I got to hang out with "Auntie Gina". Brenna absolutely adores her... And Caelan, who rarely warms to anyone quickly, was quite cuddly with her as well.

As a gift for each of the girls, Gina painted a shirt... Here is Brenna's:

And Caelan's- but she wouldn't pose:

Gina worked in their initials with bits of sparkle and whimsy, both on the front and back of the shirts. They are adorable. And, quite honestly, much cuter than they appear in photographs.

Gina also does wearable art for adults- as well as some jewelry and pieces that hang on the wall instead of on your body.

Gina and her partner, Joseph, have recently opened a studio on etsy, a great marketplace for handmade items. Each piece is hand painted, nothing is a print, so everything is completely original.

Want to wear a piece of art? Just visit Studio Of Divergent Layers at etsy and pick your favorite piece. Or, maybe if you really sweet talk me, Gina could design a top for your toddler.

Leave me a comment letting me know which piece is your favorite (Brenna's and Caelan's included!). Don't forget to leave an email address.

Winner will be drawn November 1, sometime before noon.

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The Fritz Facts 8:52 AM  

She is so talented!! I love the shirts.

I like the Little Friend on the Blue... The colors are great!


Laine 10:22 AM  

oh I think they are both adorable! :D
I just joined etsy as well!! How fun! I will have to look her up!

Dee 10:30 AM  

Oh these are so neat! i like the
my microbe MESSENGER BAG!

ancient one 10:35 AM  

I like the handpainted bracelets. They are truly talented.



Bunny B 10:57 AM  

My fave is WATERTOWER AND ANTENNAS - kids/youth large - 14/16 - hand painted!

bunnybx at gmail . com

Frosting & Thread 11:53 AM  

I like the Red Jacket love, so cute.

Unknown 3:17 PM  

MICROBES FALLING ON THE WATER - hand painted blue strapless is my favorite I love the design although I like the shirts she decorated for your girls even more, and if I won I'd love her to design one for my niece :)

Tamara B 3:54 PM  

I like Caelen's. Very cute! I wish I was talented like that.

altermyworld 5:01 PM  

i love the handpainted bracelets wonderful art.

libbydoodle 10:43 PM  

You are so talented for sure!

I love that red love jacket. Very stylish!!!


Henry 11:50 PM  

I like the Rambling dress!

Jessica @ Piece Of Me 12:17 AM  

Caelan's is my favorite.
livlifelov at yahoo dot com

the schros 12:26 AM  

hand painted love

jenny 12:56 AM  

wow thay are all so nice any one would do grate for my little one please enter me in thanks

CaseyDeuce 2:24 AM  

This one is special to me! If I were to win, is there any chance that I can have the same one as Caelan's shirt? LOL- my daughters name is Cailin and our last name begins with an H!!

Lori 2:25 AM  

Watertower and Antennas is so pretty, I like the pop art but natural look. Thanks!


Kristan 4:07 AM  

i like the spacey. i'm not an xl though. :(

HilLesha O'Nan 4:50 AM  

I like the red jacket. :)

lilacbutterfly [at] earthlink.net

Anonymous 7:36 AM  

I like the bracelets she does - and Caelen's shirt too - I'd love a handcrafted shirt (maybe on a t-shirt dress?) for my 2 yo daughter!

Thanks for the contest! chappyandalexa [at] earthlink [dot] net

Anonymous 7:42 AM  

I like the MICROBES FALLING ON THE WATER - hand painted blue strapless. I hope there's a small. :)

applez_55 at yahoo dot com

Days 8:23 AM  

Love the Stoplight on a River shirt. This stuff is too cool!


bracelets are adorable count me in...thanks...mrs.mommyyatgmaildotcom

Marie 10:48 AM  

I love the Wear a Painting T-shirt!


Anonymous 10:49 AM  

I love the red jacket!

Anonymous 10:52 AM  

the graffiti/nature paint shirt is awesome!
KawaiiNeko2008 (at) aol (dot) com

Kristin W. 1:03 PM  

i want a hand painted tee for me in a L. or maybe something for my daighter.
thanks for the giveaway!

HeatherLow 2:16 PM  

I liked the kinetic hand painted bracelet but I also liked the shirts too....lots of cool stuff.

Carol 2:35 PM  

I liked the bracelets. Cool giveaway. Thank you.


Ginny 2:53 PM  

TREE TIME - wear a painting

jayedee 3:31 PM  

LOVE the brown motherland tee! please toss my name in the hat for this awesome giveaway! good luck everyone and be sure to check in at the lost world for my giveaway too!

Ren 4:26 PM  

I love the MY LIFE ON MARS shirt.

Cherie J 4:47 PM  

I loved the FRIDAY EVENING OUT -PRE ELECTION SALE ITEM womens large - hand painted artwork shirt.


noreen 5:37 PM  

RED JACKET LOVE is my fave but it is too big for me

Michele P. 8:47 PM  

I really like this one from the Sale section:


love the black tee with blue paints! and her own artwork on her arm is gorgeous too!

micaela6955 at msn dot com

Unknown 8:52 PM  

My favorite is the lil' white blob it looks so cool!

lc_intocable [at]yahoo [dot] com

Thrifty and Chic Mom 9:03 PM  

Love the red jacket!

crystal 10:12 PM  

I like the celtic bracelet.
ericbrooks75 AT yahoo DOT com

Kathy in WA 10:48 PM  

I love the RED JACKET LOVE it is so cute!=] Thanks!

Anonymous 3:52 AM  

the hand painted handbag looks glorious!


Anonymous 4:48 AM  

I really like the woodland woman's shirt.

Anonymous 4:57 AM  

Those are the coolest things I've seen in a long time! Awesome! I love the original paintings and I love the My Life on Mars design! These rock!

Smellyann 5:07 AM  

I like the aquatic hand painted bracelets! Thanks, cool giveaway! :D

Mandie P 11:33 AM  

wow such great original items! i really like the LITTLE FRIEND ON A BLUE JACKET.

great giveaway- Thanks!


Molly C. 11:56 AM  

The shirts are really cute, but I love the kinetic - hand painted bracelet

Anonymous 12:27 PM  

I love the red jacket love.


Angela @ Nine More Months 4:26 PM  

The hand painted hand bag is my favorite! Thanks for the giveaway!
P.S. I’m giving away a subscription to Parents Magazine on my blog, so if you or someone you know might be interested, stop on by! :)

Mommy to those Special Ks 10:49 PM  

I like the water tower shirt! Very cool!

janetfaye 1:56 AM  

I like the hand painted handbag.

janetfaye (at) gmail (dot) com

Mommyhood is Thankless 2:00 AM  

I Like the Handpainted Love, I would so enjoy a shirt for my little one she would really appreciate something personalized for her as she gets so many hand me downs with 4 older sisters.


Lori 7:20 AM  

beautiful, my son would look adorable in the kids/youth small 4/6 - hand painted love

Anonymous 8:14 AM  

I like the bracelets. Great work!

daniwilliams30 AT gmail Dot com

jennem 11:56 AM  

I like the Water Towers and Antennas shirt.
jennifer, jennem22 at yahoo dot com

Unknown 10:51 PM  

Stop Light on the River is pretty darn awesome :) though I love a lot of the shirts, too...

Anonymous 12:15 AM  

What a great small business!

I like "microbes on the water" in strapless blue. Very cute!


mommyjen99 11:57 AM  

Thisone would be cute for a night on the town
MICROBES FALLING ON THE WATER - hand painted blue strapless

Jinxy and Me 1:00 PM  

I like the "wear a painting" T. Thanks for the giveaway!

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