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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Wednesday Giveaway!

Today's giveaway is from Aimee Sicuro, an artist/illustrator in San Francisco. She's offering her gorgeous print Tandem. Isn't it lovely? (And it would make a great wedding present.)

For a chance to win, visit Aimee's shop and leave a comment below. A winner will be chosen at random tomorrow. Good luck!

Update: TFH is our winner. Thanks for playing.

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Samantha said...

Oh my goodness that is so lovely!

Emily said...

this is great!

Tiffany said...

That print is wonderful. One of my good friends is getting married in July and I know she would love this!
Thanks for the wonderful blog!

naturally nina said...

This is gorgeous. And I really like the rest of her work too. Thanks, Joanna!

hollylynn said...

yes, so lovely! thanks for turning me on to her work.

LiteralDr.Cat said...

oh, i'd love to be whisked off on a tandem bike with my sweetie! Love it!

SpaGoddess said...

really fun illustrations;)

tfh. said...

Oh please pretty please! My husband and I ride together all the time and our one-year wedding anniversary is coming up soon!

xoxo,
TFH.

the formidible mrs dean said...

This is beautiful work. I love her grace with her talent, and this print is lovely and happy.

Kirsty said...

Love her work, especially the tandem. It's so delicate and whimsical!

michelle said...

wonderful!

Amanda said...

please purdy please

c. said...

i love her work.

Krystal said...

aww such a cute pic! p.s. I think you probably have the dream job! :)

Elena (Tickled Pink Knits) said...

Happy to be introduced to this artist's work. The print offered in the giveaway is absolutely lovely, and I enjoyed visiting the rest of the shop too. I like the palette she uses and the 'ennui' sensibility of it all :)

jenna said...

That is SO cool!!!

(One day I hope to win one of your amazing Wednesday Giveaways...)

Elle On Guard said...

Very Adorable, and really a perfect wedding gift, I planned on purchasing "In This Boat Together" for the wedding of a friend in September.

sarah said...

aww. this reminds me of me & my boyfriend :)

Rhona said...

Lovely.

j.cro said...

Some of her pieces remind me of the artist Julie Goldstein.
Nice work.

mtlhome said...

Beautiful! How talented...

Christine

Bethany said...

Beautiful beautiful, I love her whimsical style.

angeltreats said...

Gorgeous! My friend and workmate is getting married a month from today, I'd love to give this to her. I love the shop too - might have to treat myself!

orangesparrow said...

Love it! Beautiful...

The Lil Bee said...

So sweet! Reminds me of the Daisy, Daisy song:)

The TownhouseLady said...

Her work is beautiful. I'd love to hang this in the bedroom. My husband would laugh because he says I always take the reigns.

So pretty! I may have to invest in somethings regardless of the giveaway!

Ashley said...

haha, I LOVE the tandem bike! Priceless.

Madeline said...

"An Open Heart Sets Sail" is inspirational.
Sometimes you DO have to open your heart in order to get where you want to be.

ladybirdsarah said...

i love it!

Sarah said...

my cousin is getting married in may. this would be perfect!

(the dog on a bike print is cute too! :)

Lindsay said...

Very sweet. I love them all!

Elizabeth said...

Lovely! I'm trying to figure out a way to incorporate a getaway on a tandem after my wedding- but the ceremony and reception are in the same location, which is our house, and the same place we're spending the wedding night! We have nowhere to "Get away" to. This print would be a suitable alternative :-)

MegRuth said...

I am lovey theary quailty to all her prints! Marvelous!

Helen said...

I'm going to a ton of summer weddings ... this would be a wonderful present!

the sassy kathy said...

oh i adore Aimee's work! I've been in love with her "in this boat together" print for QUITE a while now. Yay Aimee!

Meghan said...

I love it. Her work is stunning. I am getting married in July, so I would give it to myself as a gift:)

Jill Turner said...

I love this! But Joanna YOU need this! It looks like you and Alex tandeming around Central Park! :)

100 Percent Cottam said...

oh, i absolutely love it!!

chapstick said...

i just love these pretty pictures! they remind me of the illustrations from children's books my dad used to bring home to me from france. :)

Arlynn said...

WoW, her stuff is amazing! Loving that "Wisdom Seekers" image, and of course, the "Tandem" image too, but newly-engaged best friend would die over it!

Thanks for the chance, crossing my fingers...

Christine Chitnis said...

Her work is amazing...I would love to hang this next to our wedding picture!

Kim said...

Beautiful!

Kate Coveny Hood said...

In This Boat Together would also make a good wedding gift. But I'm partial to this one.

CGGI said...

pretty and so perfect.

The Masons said...

lovely!

jensenn said...

such nice work!

sabo_meenyo said...

aw, i would LOVE to win this...getting married in a few months and possibly using a tandem for out "getaway" car! :)

Dionne said...

This is so pretty. I am in love with the colors and the simplicity of it.

Brooke Premo said...

Beautiful. I would love to have it.

Celia said...

I love this print! I saw it the other day in her shop and instantly wanted to buy it :(. I would love to give it to my future brother in law and his wife- they ride all the time and I never had a chance to get them a wedding gift :( :(.

Jessica&Kristofer Driggers said...

Aw. I am getting married next month and this would be perfect to put up in my new place :) i love her artwork i took a look at.

Lisa said...

The print is beautiful, as is her other work. It reminds me of the many great times my partner and I have had cycling together, as we both ride every day. Thanks for hosting the contest and for introducing us to Aimee Sicuro's art.

Liz said...

beatiful image, beautiful colors, beautiful sentiment.

Thao said...

Yay, what a great giveaway! It would be my wedding present to myself. :) Thanks, Joanna and Aimee!

rcpeters said...

Yope.

A.Mountain.Bride said...

a haiku

The breeze floats her veil,
as happiness consumes them.
Perfect day for love.



Jes P. (her pieces are so cool!)

Carolyn said...

i love it!

Anna said...

i love the "late bloomer" print, but they are all amazing. i love the style!

Emily said...

LOVE THIS PRINT! LOVE ALL HER ARTWORK :)

Jecca said...

oh yes please!

Megan said...

I love the idea of the tandem bike! Perfect.

Brandi Mae said...

Oh, it's so whimsical. I absolutely love it!

Jen said...

Love it! I'm buying "Best Breed" from her site for my aunt for Mother's Day!

rpm said...

Very whimsical. Love it.

danika said...

i love it! her work is so unique.

Stacy said...

i LOVE it!

Anonymous said...

Something to brighten the bump on hump day!

MrsEm said...

Yes please! Do I get extra credit for being a tandem rider and a recent bride?

Annisa said...

Oh my! This would be a perfect present for my brother's wedding in July!
So lovely!

moncloa812 said...

Beautiful!!!! Love it!!

Tara said...

how adorable! all of her prints are - i really like her love print as well.

Courtney said...

Lovely! Yes please...

Angela said...

Gorgeous!

BayGal said...

Oh, I just love it!

aloha.teacher said...
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aloha.teacher said...

My fiance and I want to use a tangent bike as our "get-away" vehicle on our wedding day! We have an empty spot in our bedroom that is in need of a picture :)

Anya said...

I love how whimsical she looks on the bicycle and how stately he does. It is really beautiful.

Totally Severe said...

I love it! It's so adorable.

julieua said...

The whole shop is filled with amazing pieces!!

Lindsey said...

I love her work, especially her color palette and the little stories of each.
Pick me, pick me!

Yolanda said...

so dreamy and romantic...

Michelle Parks McCourt said...

love it!

lindsay. said...

oh, i love, love, love this!

Katrina Bookhout said...

this reminds me of that old song my gran sang would sing to me as a kid:

daisy, daisy
give me your answer true
i'm half crazy over the love of you
won't be a fancy marriage
i can't afford a carriage
but you'll look sweet
upon the seat
of a bicycle build for two

lovely little print :)

Martina said...

The little gloves the bride is wearing! I love them...

claire said...

oh her work is adorable!

AllisonM said...

All of her pieces are beautiful...especially this one! Thanks!

Robin said...

I love it! And I have several weddings coming up...I know all the couples would just love this, too.

Lizzie said...

my brother just got married last weekend and the theme of their wedding was a tandem bike! so cute!

Deann B. said...

Her work is so lovely... I can't wait to get my own print. (Won or bought!)

Sunshine Sarah said...

it's simply lovely!

Rin said...

Oh, man... there are about 5 i'd like to buy outright.
Sign me up, please!

BCassFam said...

Her stuff is amazing. I love the print July. I may have to get that some day for my little girls room. Thanks for having another mazing giveaway. You have great taste.

Mindee A. (llamaface29@yahoo.com) said...

I love the feel of her prints. They are really great. This would be a very special thing to have.

Clairegonzalez said...

Bicycle season is here!

Jessica said...

This piece is just gorgeous! And it would look soo good in my house!

Amy W said...

a bicycle made for two! so sweet, love the beard <3

~ Faith said...

That's too cute!

~F

Kelly said...

her work is darling! i'm actually planning a post on her myself. what a perfect wedding gift this would make!

xo
kelly

liz said...

oh my word!!! i was wanting to buy this!! my fiance and are renting a bike to ride off on after our wedding! would love to have this!

wednesday said...

such a great style! completely lovely!

cb said...

I love how whimsical!!

~Charity

Ariel said...

I have been admiring this for so long! I love it, I love it!

The Kallas Family said...

What a lovely print...

Jeannie said...

vive le san fran! :)

Anna Claire said...

So, so gorgeous. And on a yellow bicycle, too!

Laura said...

it's beautiful!

Tara - sharptara@hotmail.com said...

Oh "Tandem" is so lovely & whimsical! I also adore "In the Boat Together"... her work is abslutely marvellous!!

allie said...

My fiance and I are getting married in August and we are trying to incorporate bikes into the theme. This might be just perfect!

shoo said...

i have been lovin' on this artist for a while. i would love it!

kd-m said...

Ah! this should have been our wedding invite! So perfect!

she said...

gorgeous!

--C said...

Love this!!

Julia said...

how cute!

Jim said...

Beautiful

Jane said...

ah biking in the fall!

AE Co. Buns said...

If I can't have a tandem bike, I would love this instead!! How precious and fun!! What a unique get-away ride!!

STORY said...

Beautiful colors, design, and theme. I love how the wind ruffles her veil and dress... Who knows, if I win I may find Mr. Right! big grin here :-)
Fun giveaway - thanks
Laurie Klaue

sendingpostcards said...

What a whimsical picture! I want a tandem bicyclette (if anyone knows where i can rent one in LA, please send me a msg!)

s . w a t a n a b e said...

lovely!

Amanda B. said...

nothing but lovely

EatMeat said...

Oh, how I wish my dreams looked like Sicuro's art!

That's the only way I can describe her work--dreamy.

Paige said...

how gorgeous! It reminds me of Beatles animation and Edward Gorey illustrations. I love the bird and owl prints too.

Laura said...

I'm getting married in June and selfishly would love this for myself. What a lovely memento.

cassaundra said...

how sweet!

Kelly said...

I love it.

Jess said...

ooohhhhhh, I want it I want it. So pretty. I liked her "In This Boat Together" too. Very pretty.

caroline said...

so sweet! i wish i had a tandem bike of my own!

lynsay said...

I saw two people today on one...so cute. I think I could swing one living in the 'hagen now!

CBlue said...

GORGEOUS! I love "in this boat together." Perfect for all the weddings I have on the calendar this year!

Jenny M said...

So sweet!

Amanda said...

Beautiful!

frufru said...

sooo beautiful. :)

My Wooden Heart said...

Lovely!

I Like it.

Molly W. said...

Ooo, so lovely!

Aaron said...

Holy cow, I love her French Wool print!

jjj2110 said...

the prints are very whimsical. i want one for my bedroom.

hanner said...

It would be so hard to try and pick just one of her prints! I also LOVE "In This Boat Together."

Anonymous said...

just lovely

Melita said...

this is absolutely adorable!!

erin elizabeth king said...

ohhh my cycling husband would love this!!

Root and Leaf said...

*sigh*

Emma said...

Beautiful - I'd love to give it to my brother for his wedding!

vnssa906 said...

i love it! my fiance and I love to collect random images, frame them and ta-da: art! this would be an excellent addition :)

Ray said...

So pretty, very whimsical!

Helen said...

*swoon* I have bookmarked her store for later present purchases, perfect!

A. Kubin said...

Beautiful.....I wanna spend a day life that!

julienne said...

oh, what a pretty picture! i have a good friend's wedding this june and this would be just the right present for her... hope i win!! :)

K and/or K said...

Pretty pretty, pick me! Two weddings next month to attend, how would I choose? I'd find a way! :-)

kvk@usfamily.net

newlyb said...

All of Aimee's pieces are so pretty! Thanks for pointing them out! :)

MiNdy said...

lovely, lovely&lovely!

Susie said...

*sigh.......i love that print. i love that artist! her work is so fab! i want it! i want it! i want it!
Susie

Slice of Pink said...

Oh, I adore this!

Jenn said...

OOH OOH!!! I am going to a wedding at the end of May. This is a great print!

Claire said...

Beautiful! And next month is my one year wedding anniversary; I would love to get this! Fingers-crossed for this one for sure!

Lindy Phippen Smith said...

Oh how I love it!

Maggie said...

Gorgeous and simple - reminds me of an Iron and Wine album cover!

Bridget said...

So beautiful...I love "plant your own happiness" as well!

umama said...

Thanks for passing on another great artist! I love the simplicity of her Love painting.. and I'm always a fan of the infamous color triad.. black white and red!

mmb said...

this is beautiful! im getting married in december and our invites look a lot like this!! gorgeous!

La said...

so lovely.

my cousin in getting married in august and i would love to give it to her. (maybe i will regardless!)

Nikki - - Monomestile - - said...

White dress! Bicycle! Falls leaves et un handsome gentleman! Everything lovely and whimsical!

im not sure if my blog's email is on my blog right now (uh oh): www.thestitchsnitch@hotmail.com

cait said...

lovely!

betsy and iya said...

Okay, this is ridiculous---I just found out that I'm getting married in the fall AND I love bicycling!! (man, I hope I win--it's totally meant to be).

kendra said...

Delightful!

jenklim said...

if i win this i plan to gift it to my best friend who is getting married in august! she would love this!

SusyQ said...

Love your blog! Can't wait to see photos of your wedding!

Brandi said...

This is gorgeous! I know one very sassy bride who I'd love to give this to. Aimee is such a great artist!

Anonymous said...

wow these are beautiful!
-emily757(at)comcast(dot)net

Katie said...

Gorgeous piece!

Pepa said...

I look like her and my lovely husband like him...and I love riding my bike along the countryside...one problem, no room for him! A least would be nice to look at this everyday and just IMAGINE.

Sue said...

Thanks Aimee for creating this print. Thanks Jo for the blogging.
Michelle

sarah said...

Very talented lady, and I enjoy her work! Thanks for you the chance :)

Heather said...

Beautiful.

quelleheure4 said...

What a beautiful work of art. I also love her Inside Out print. :)

Harpy said...

Aimee is SO talented! XOXOXOX

Erin said...

How adorable!

Jen said...

Oh, how awesome! I am going to a wedding in July and need to find the perfect gift. This couple would love this painting- no doubt!

sheena said...

oh i love this!

Aimee Sicuro said...

Thank you so so much for all the kind comments about my work! I wish everyone could win...

Debutante said...

LOVE IT! I work in a bike store and... well the rest explains itself!

Sareberry said...

Gorgeous work! Everything thing seems so peaceful and happy!

Michelle said...

Would make a great wedding gift! Love it!!!

Nicole said...

Cute! I just found your blog not too long ago and I love it!
*I hope I win!*

ali said...

So excited to see her featured here! I fell in love with her work when my friend Alison over at Harpy (http://www.lifeofaharpy.blogspot.com/) posted about her awhile back, who coincidentally is posting about your posting today! My goodness, I just confused myself.

Point is - LOVE LOVE LOVE her work! And so glad to see the recognition spread through blogland.

Ali

Bobbie said...

so wonderful and inspiring! thanks for sharing her work.

would love to win one!

cozette said...

Love, Love, Love Amiee's work. I love bicycles too!

chiara said...

how sweet is that bicycle built for two! i love it.

lynette said...

What sweet work.
I really love "Sincerely, You"!
Thank you for sharing.

Allison said...

This is the first time I've seen her work and I just have to say: I'm in love! Gorgeous. I can't pick a favorite print.

Allison L.

roysie said...

Very cool! I love your blog, Joanna. I read it every day!

libbilu said...

so sweet

Morgan said...

oh my goodness... just beautiful! Love everything but Tandem is definitely one of the best!

wide open spaces said...

Aimee - you're work is really, really lovely. I would be honored to hang this in my home - it's too pretty to give away!

jane said...

A great wedding present for someone who is marrying a guy with a beard! Know anyone who fits the bill? ;-)

M. Crane said...

Beautiful! I have 4 weddings (hopefully no funeral) this summer and this would be a perfect gift for one of them!

Mary Alice said...

The print is so beautiful. I would love so much to give it as wedding gift!!! Thanks for such a wonderfully creative and inspiring blog.

andrea said...

I love this! And I love biking! And I LOVE my boyfriend/partner/best pal. I love biking with him. I've never actually tried biking on the same bike as him, but it would probably be fun.

Thanks for passing along the artists' site.

Have a good day.
ANDREA

tandkdaytoday said...

What beautiful work! I love her print "Plant Your Own Happiness" - we all should be reminded to do that more often!

emily.loves.bryan said...

Ohhh I featured this too during last weekend! :) Reminded me so much of the first time when I went tandem-ing with the other half a few months back. Bliss!

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