Ok, everyone – Emily has made her decisions and picked the winners of the contest. If you’d like to see them all right now, you can click here. We thought it would also be fun to shine a spotlight on all of their talented work right here on the Hot Mess home site. Click the links below to see their original entries, find out what medium they used, see some of their thoughts behind their artwork, or to just let them know how great their pieces are…

First up are the honorable mentions in Category 1: Artistic

Blaze” by Ember of Flame, and “Let Go” by Clobie.

A huge thank you to everyone who entered!