Saturday, December 1, 2012

The Great Christmas Giveaway

That's right, just in time for Christmas it's a fantastic

The first drawing will be for this original encaustic painting.

Rolling Hills 8 x 8 Encaustic on cradled wood board

The second drawing will be for this hand painted Christmas ornament 
featured in my last How To post.

I will draw for the winner on Dec. 12th. Make sure you provide a way for me to contact you in your comment. I will announce the winners here and on my Facebook page.

Contest Guidelines,  Please READ

Do one or all of these things then leave a comment here or on my facebook page telling me what you did. If you don't leave the comment I can't put your entry in.

1. Pin any photo of my paintings from this blog or to Pinterest with a description/title and "by Karen Minton" credit. Each pin gets you an entry!!! Pin as many times as you want
2. Share this giveaway on your Facebook page, blog or other online network. This'll getcha 5 entries!
3. Subscribe to this blog (add your email to the subscribe form down on the left). 1 entry.
4. If you are new to my facebook page, "Like" it. (only new likes will be entered this time).
5. Get a friend to "Like" my Facebook page. 2 Entries

Boost your chances of winning! Get 10 extra entries if you buy a painting from the works for sale page on

Good Luck my friends!

*** If Winning contestant's shipping charges exceed 15$ they will be required to pay remaining shipping, if declined a new winner will be drawn***

And the Winners are: Jen Hess Mouat for the ornament and Amelie Dawson for the painting!
Thanks everyone for entering, sharing, pinning, liking and spreading the love!


  1. Pinned, shared, subscribed, Liked:) I would love to win:)
    -Jennifer Oakland

  2. Pinned 2, shared on FB, subscribed. You're an amazing artist, Karen!

  3. Karen, I LOVE your work! I'll be back with my list!

  4. Karen, Pinned 2, Shared, Love your work! Thanks for being!

  5. OK, here's I've done so far:
    #2 Shared the giveaway--
    facebook page, twitter, 3 blogs (,,

    #3 joined/subscribed to this blog

  6. oops,here's *what* I've done so far

  7. Pinned, Shared on my Mandy Mohler Photography facebook page, shared on my personal page, already liked your facebook page - so I encouraged others to do so, subscribed to your blog! YEAH!
    You do such beautiful work, and anybody would be lucky to win this drawing, I just hope that lucky person is me!!
    Love your stuff,

    Mandy Mohler

  8. Shared giveaway on my Facebook page! Love your art!

  9. My freind Amy Hanavan also liked your facebook page, so yay for another 2 entries for me!

  10. I'm a friend of Kirstin Nichols Kallal and I saw her posting about your giveaway. Your paintings are so wonderful and have such an organic flow to them.
    I shared this blog on my facebook page
    Liked your FB page for the first time
    Subscribed to your blog - so I can keep seeing your new work!

    Lily Pettinato

  11. Shared on my personal and business page and subscribed! You know I love your work and would love to add either of these two gems to my Karen Minton Collection! :)