April 26, 2018

Rainbow Unicorn Give Away #1 – Yay!

By Tamara Laporte  |   in unicorngiveaways  | Tags: unicorngiveaway , willowingarts , giveaway , willowing  

Creative friends, I’m beyond excited to kick of the very first, awesomely exciting & fabulously sparkly:

Rainbow Unicorn Give Away!

Over here at Willowing Arts we love connecting our beautiful audience of mixed media and personal development enthusiasts (YOUOUOU!) with inspiring businesses, people, services and products! What better way to do this by organising some super fun GIVE AWAYS!! :D

Please check out all the wonderful people below, I am sure you will love their products, shops, sites, classes and services! And then leave a comment below for a chance to win one of the 20+ prizes! Also be sure to check out the discount codes & additional freebies that some of our sponsors are sharing with Willowing Readers Only! :D

This give away will run for one week only until: May 2nd 2018

This Give Away is now Closed!

Winners of all prizes are: 

  1. A place on Kylie’s  ‘Journal Playgound’ & a $40 gift voucher – won by Pam West
  2. A place on Kylie’s  ‘Journal Playgound’ – won by Nicola Skitt
  3. A Kylie Fowler Face Stencils 4 pack – won by Deb Brown
  4. A place on Karine Bosse’s Ladybird Class – won by Faybn Cheek
  5. A coaching sessions with Cat Caracelo – won by Lacey Hall
  6. A coaching sessions with Cat Caracelo – won by Kay Halliwell-sutton
  7. ACA scholarship with Kristina Solheim – won by Margaret Zaleski
  8. A place on Fabulous Figures with Jane Davenport – won by Tressa Clardy
  9. A free seat in Book Of Days 2018 with Effy Wild – won by Lorraine Finney
  10. A set of 5 random postcards from Tamara Laporte – won by Anya Lark
  11. A set of 10 random postcards from Tamara Laporte – won by Karen Dombroskie
  12. 2 sets of Tamara Laporte’s fun stencils – won by Jamee Romano
  13. One of Tamara Laporte’s inspiring notebooks – won by Elizabeth Boltuc
  14. One of Tamara Laporte’s inspiring notebooks – won by Marpy Hayse
  15. One of Tamara Laporte’s inspiring notebooks – won by Christy Lynn Walker
  16. A spot on Ever After 2018 – won by Marilyn Harris Mills
  17. A spot on Ever After 2018 – won by Cath Mackie
  18. A spot on Ever After 2018 – won by Janne Potter
  19. A signed copy of Tamara Laporte’s book – won by Cathy Lynn

All winners and Give Away sponsors will be emailed in due course:)

Kylie Fowler/ Lulu Art Store

Lulu Art Store is an Australian art store owned by portrait & mixed media artist Kylie Fowler, who was one of the instructors on the very first Life Book way back in 2012. Kylie also recently designed ‘face’ stencils for Artistcellar, which you can purchase from Kylie’s store or direct from Artistcellar. Lulu Art specialises in Kylie’s favourite mixed media/art journaling art supplies, such as Tim Holtz, Caran D’Arch, Dylusions, Dina Wakley Media, Jane Davenport Mixed Media, Ranger, Prima, Liquitex and Golden, to name a few; and even some of Tam’s favourites are sold here. Kylie also offers ‘Journal Playground’, an online art & journal making course, where you will learn to make various art journals, as well as protective covers and various art techniques. Visit Lulu Art Store at www.luluart.com.au or visit Kylie at www.kyliefowler.comKylie is Giving Away some wonderful goodies today! You can have a chance at winning any of the following gifts, by entering a comment below: 1. A place on Kylie’s online class ‘Journal Playgound’ & a $40 gift voucher from Kylie’s Art Store, Lulu Art 2. A place on Kylie’s online class ‘Journal Playgound’, 3. A Fowler Face Stencils 4 pack, designed by Kylie Fowler for Artistcellar. Willowing members use discount code: Lifebook10 to receive 10% off Mixed Media Art Supplies at Lulu Art from 26th April to 4th May.

Karine Bossé from Kabostudio

I’m a multi-disciplinary artist always looking for different ways to create new characters. I love exploring portrait and totem, matching personality and animal spirit, creating vulnerable yet strong women portraits, bringing light to darkness.
I offer a spot in my new class Ladybird . We explore creating on a different substrate, theory of colours, composition and creation of characters. As a complement to these, we will create a soft-sculpture bird out of fabric. Learn about class here: http://bit.ly/2GGy5U7 Karine is Giving Away 1 place on her Ladybird Online Class! Class available at an additional 10% off  for Willowing members until May 15 – use code Willowing10. 

Cat Caracelo + JourneyPath Institute

Cat Caracelo is an artist, guidess, depth coach and the founder of JourneyPath Institute, offering personal and professional programs that blend expressive art, transformative process and depth work to support healing, wholeness, expression and expansion. Cat is Giving Away TWO coaching sessions. Also the Winged Spark eCourse! Inspire your life and play with visual storytelling in Winged Spark, a six lesson eCourse that is your Willowing Unicorn Gift! Explore your inner wisdom and find archetypal energies that will ignite and restore your creative flame. Art as process is a powerful way to ignite change! Get your Winged Spark.

Ever After 2018 – Fairytale & Style Development Art Course

“Ever After” is a mixed media art & style development course with a fairytale theme hosted by Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts. Tam is joined by 14 popular mixed media art teachers who will all share beautiful fairy-tale inspired lessons with you AND, in the style development segment of the course; they will also divulge all their hints and tips on how they developed their own style and how YOU TOO can find your own unique voice as an artist! :) Yay! Tam is giving away 3 spots on Ever After 2018 for this give away, yay! :)

Artful Career Academy with Kristina Solheim

ACA is a 6-month career development program for mixed-media artists. Develop your style, set up your business, and transform from student to working artist. Click here for more info and to get on the VIP list! Kristina is giving away a scholarship for one lucky artist (valued at $1497).  DISCOUNT CODES: Use UNICORN10 for 10% off  tuition for Artful Career Academy. Code is transferrable to other offers – email Kristina Solheim at info@gettotheart.com



Jane Davenport’s latest book and a new workshop!

Fabulous Figures‘ my brand new book. In ‘Folkloric’ workshop I go through key lesson in the book to build a foundation for creating free-flowing figures and beautiful folk dresses. Book is out now. Online workshop starts May 21. Register today! Jane is giving away 1 place on Fabulous Figures online workshop. Enter “unicornjane” at checkout for special discount!

A signed Copy of Tam’s Book

Based on much-loved mixed-media artist Tamara Laporte’s popular, multi-year series of online classes, Create Your Life Book offers mixed-media drawing and painting projects that can raise your awareness of and help you work through personal challenges and other obstacles to creating art and achieving self-fulfillment. Tam is giving away 1 signed copy of her book today! 



Book Of Days 2018 with Effy Wild

My name is Effy, and I’m a journal artist, and on line teacher. My passion is using art as a portal to a deeper relationship with ourselves & the divine! Find me blogging over here, and socializing on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. Effy is giving away 1 free seat in Book Of Days 2018

Random Postcards by Tam!

Tam is giving away 1 set of 5 random postcards and 1 set of 10 random postcards for 2 lucky winners! :) Tam’s postcards are beautifully vibrant and high quality! They are wonderful little pieces of art you can send to friends or hang up around the house!


Whimsical + Inspiration Stencils by Tam

Tam is giving away 2 sets of her fun stencils! Eight 6″x6″ stencils in total!

Tam’s Inspiration Stencils: Tam’s lettering style shines through her signature inspirational sayings. Add this beautiful text in whole or parts to inspire your artwork! PLUS Tam’s Whimsy Stencil Series. Four 6″x6″ stencils. Inspired by Tam’s signature whimsical style, each design can be used whole or in part to add your own bit of whimsy to your artwork! All designs 6″ x 6″.



Inspiring Notebooks with Tam’s Art

Tam is giving away 3 of her inspiring notebooks! They measure approx 6″ x 8′ (15cm x 2cm) and have a full colour reproduction on the front cover of my artwork in a beautiful satin finish. They come with 48 white lined pages and are made of recycled paper.

Great little notebook that will fit in your bag and come with you whereever you go. ♥ Good for jotting down ideas and sketches for your journalling, scrap booking and/or planner! :)




Do you want to sponsor
the next Unicorn Give Away? You can!

These are by far the most fun sponsorship opportunities as well as very effective as give aways create excitement and drive extra traffic to the blog and therefore they also drive extra traffic to your sponsored give-away! :)

Over here at Willowing Arts we love connecting our beautiful audience of mixed media and personal development enthusiasts with inspiring businesses, people, services and products! Advertising on willowing.org is highly suitable for those who offer life enriching products & services like art products, online art courses, life coaching sessions, personal development courses/ products or any other wellness and creative products!

If you want to reach thousands of art and wellness enthusiasts through my newsletter, social media sites and website, this opportunity is for you! :)

The site gets between 75,000 to 100,000 monthly page views and approx 20,500 unique visitors per month (daily unique visitors range from 1500 – 2500). The site has over 33,200+ members (and tends to grow with 400 to 500 members each month). The newsletter currently has almost 36,000 subscribers. If you are interested in advertising, please contact Maddie on hello@willowing.org.

The Rainbow Unicorn Give Away will also be advertised on my social media sites (23,000 Facebook Biz Page/ 12,000 Personal FB page/ 15,000 instagram/ 9000 FB group members).

Thank you! <3