Day 31: Custom Painting

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Day 31: Custom Painting
Today is the last day in my 31 Days of Artsy Giveaways! I have had such a great experience sharing these pieces with you and I am so thankful for those of you who bought tickets to help us raise money for our adoption. So far we have raised over $3500! Thank you to everyone who has supported us in this raffle as well as the generous donations we have received this month.

I am giving away a custom painting today! At the beginning of the month, I made a list of giveaways, assigned everyone a number, and used an online number picker to choose the winner for each day. Somewhere in the middle of the month, I contacted the winner of today’s custom painting and began working on her custom project. This is the first draft of the artwork. I wanted to share it with you on the last day of my 31 Days of Artsy Giveaways!
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Congratulations Amy Rasmussen! Thanks for your continued support in our adoption.

In closing my 31 Days of Artsy Giveaways, I want to thank everyone who checked out my artwork daily. I do have prints available on my store, here. If you would like a print of a giveaway not shown on my store, just leave a comment on this post.

The point of this whole project was to raise money for our adoption. If you would like to give, but missed the deadline for the 31 days of artsy giveaway, it is not too late! Just click the “Adoption” button on the sidebar and donate now.

You guys are awesome!
I look forward to sharing more of our adoption journey as it unfolds!
– Amy

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Day 30: Custom Canvas

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Day 30: Custom Canvas
Today I am giving away another 1 of 3 personalized art pieces. (If you are keeping count, that is 2 so far).This giveaway is a canvas that will be created in the near future! The winner will send me their favorite saying/phrase/verse or family name, I will paint them a one-of-a-kind Amy Davis original. This is an example of a wedding gift for Jason and Zabrina. And the winner is…
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Amy James! So excited to be working on your artwork! Thanks for all your support of our family and this adoption.

Day 29: We Hope 5X7 Print

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Day 29: We Hope 5X7 print
Only a few more days of giveaways! Today I am giving away this 5X7 print of “We Hope For What We Can Not See” This print is also available here on my online store. And the winner is…
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Pam Higle. Congratulations Pam!

Also… this is how my kids were entertained while I took photos of the giveaways. Thanks Holloways! feedinggoatsy

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Day 27: The Lord Is My Portion…

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Day 27: The Lord Is My Portion
The inspiration for this painting came from SWO13 girls night! As I looked through my journal for inspiring thoughts and drawings, I came across this verse in Lamentations multiple times. It stirs my soul to read it.
Lamentations 3: 22-24
22 The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;
his mercies never come to an end;
23 they are new every morning;
great is your faithfulness.
24 “The Lord is my portion,” says my soul,
“therefore I will hope in him.”

Ah, so encouraging… and the winner is…
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April Plemons!! (My little sister) So excited that you won!! You are awesome! I love you! Hopefully you will have a new nephew soon!!!

Day 26: BIG Hope Canvas Giveaway!

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Day 26: BIG Hope Canvas Giveaway
I created 3 drawings based on the verse in Romans… We hope for what we do not see. You can see the first two drawings here and here. I have been super excited about this giveaway. It is a … printed canvas. …and the winner is…
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Veronica Romero… for reals! So excited that you won! Happy to have you in our home! We are thankful for your friendship and eagerness to serve our family! You are a blessing to us! Thanks for supporting our adoption!

Day 25: Show Kindness Canvas

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Day 25: Show Kindness Canvas
It is a resounding theme in my home, to be kind. I must practice it every day. So, when I sit down to draw or paint 31 pieces of art, everything becomes inspiring. This hand-painted canvas serves as a great reminder to show kindness throughout the day. And the winner today is…
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Emily Young! Congratulations Emily! Thanks for supporting our family and this adoption!

Day 24: Custom Art on Wood Plaque

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Day 24: Custom Art on Wood Plaque
Today I am giving away one of 3 personalized art pieces. This giveaway is an 10×10 wooden plaque that will be created in the near future! The winner will send me their favorite saying/phrase/verse or family name, I will paint them a one-of-a-kind Amy Davis original. These are a few examples I gave out earlier this month.
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Congratulations to Allison Rhyne! So happy you won and I am looking forward to working with you on an art project! Thanks for supporting SWO, our family and this adoption! You are great!

Day 23: Persevere Door Frame Sign

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Day 23: Persevere Door Frame Sign
Today I am giving away this door frame sign. Perseveres - close

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Congratulations to Julia Griffin from Columbus, GA!!! Thank you for supporting our adoption!

Day 22: The Gospel

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Day 22: The Gospel
For I am not ashamed of THE GOSPEL for it is the power of God for salvation TO ALL who believe…

These are BIG words to paint on a canvas.
Strong words.
Words that are costly and come with big responsibility.
All around the world our brothers and sisters in The Lord are not just skimming these verses in the Bible, they are drawing upon God’s word for strength as they are being kicked out of their homes, rejected by their families, persecuted by their communities and even killed for being followers of Christ.
Today, let’s pray for those around the world who are suffering for Christ through persecution, right now. Pray that they are strengthened by his Spirit to be bold for The Gospel today.
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Today’s winner is… Mandy Royston! So happy to have a friend like you! Thanks for supporting our family and this adoption.

*Go here to order a print of this painting.

Day 21: Our Sons and Daughters

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Day 21: Our Sons and Daughters
Today’s artwork is based on another mural we have in our home.

I transferred it to canvas for the giveaway and it is also available for purchase here at my store.

I am so happy to share this painting today with…
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Amber Bath! Love you guys and am so thankful for your support in our adoption!