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Hello!  The Holiday Season is upon us and with that as you may have all noticed is TONS 'O FUN on deviantART with loads of contests and all sorts of holiday cheer!

So, I bring to you another great contest!  What you say?!  Well read below! Ho, ho, ho!




'Tis the Season for Illustration



Gallery: All Digital & Traditional Visual Arts Galleries

Start Date: Right now!

End Date: December 24th, 2007



The Challenge


Should you choose to accept it...you must "illustrate" an image, (regardless of medium, digital, traditional, all irrelevant), depicting a scene from a holiday movie or story. It can be from a book, it doesn't have to be a film, and vice versa. It MUST be a visual artwork, and it must be from a story or movie. It cannot be a made up scene. You must also tell us from which story/movie its from in the description.


The Rules:


  • Illustration/Image must be a new work of art!
  • Image can be digital/traditional, or any combination, but it must be visual art!
  • Image must illustrate a scene from a holiday movie/book/story!
  • Image description should say which movie/book/story it is from!
  • Any stocks/resources used must be credited!
  • No works that violate policy or copyright will be allowed!


Prizes:


  • Grand prize - 1 devWEAR Hoodie or 1yr sub
  • Second - 1 devWEAR Tshirt or 6 mos sub
  • Third - devWEAR Patches or 3 mos sub
  • Runner up - dA Keychain
  • 10 Honorable Mentions - 1 month subs



Judges: cosmosue, kuschelirmel, JunkbyJen, jeriweaver, shell4art, Marker-Guru, azarath, straightfromcamera


Please do not note me your entries, you must submit your contest entries to this category: Contests & Projects > Contests > 2007 > 2007 Holiday Contests > Tis The Season


Thanks to jenepooh for the stamp!
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:iconmonyoh:
MoNyOh Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2008  Hobbyist Digital Artist
when are you going to post the winners? :noes:
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:iconmonyoh:
MoNyOh Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2007  Hobbyist Digital Artist
gotta join gotta join!!!! :jolly:
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:iconkovowolf:
KovoWolf Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2007  Professional General Artist
I think I will also join in *smile*
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:iconshadowfalcon89:
ShadowFalcon89 Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2007  Student Traditional Artist
:boogie:...
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:iconmoorose:
moorose Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2007
mmmmmmmmmmhyesssss time to start another contest x3
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:icontindersfluke:
TindersFluke Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2007   Photographer
I think I shall give a shot at this one...
I need a new hoodie.
Lol, what're the odds I have? xD
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:iconvgaer:
vgaer Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2007   Writer
I'd love to do this.

Is photography allowed??
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:iconangichi:
Angichi Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2007  Student Traditional Artist
It sounds nice... however Im not english, and I have doubts of what "visual art" means. Can you explain it to me please? ^^

I may join.
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:iconcosmosue:
cosmosue Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
it means artwork you look at - not written work like poetry =)
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:iconskifi:
skifi Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2007
Isn't it great to have so many contests? :D Yay!
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:iconmylovebattlefield09:
mylovebattlefield09 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2007
hmm... I HAVE A FLIPPIN' AWESOME IDEA!!! muahahahahahahahahahha teehee.... i can only sketch it though... i might color it though
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:iconarchdragon:
ArchDragon Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
Awesome idea, I'll get started on that right away.

Just wondering if there is a place we can view what has already been submitted, or if that will only be available at the contests closure?
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:iconcosmosue:
cosmosue Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
Yes you can view it by going to Contests & Projects > Contests > 2007 > 2007 Holiday Contests > Tis The Season
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:iconnessa204:
nessa204 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Def. sounds like a good time.
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:iconapocalypsew:
ApocalypseW Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2007
Absoluytely I will win! :joy:
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:iconhyenacub:
hyenacub Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Question: does the whole movie/book have to be a holiday story, or can it be a Christmas scene from another story or movie?
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:iconcosmosue:
cosmosue Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
It just has to be from a story/movie/book/play etc.
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:iconhyenacub:
hyenacub Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Good deal, thanks!
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:icon7inuyasha7:
7InuYasha7 Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2007
Im so gonna join! aw man i was thinking a video game but a movie/book will have to do. Well....this out to be fun! XDDD
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:iconprojectcherry:
ProjectCherry Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007
Sounds Great! I want to join. :3
What will the pieces be judged on? ^^
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:iconmarziiporn:
marziiporn Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
would doing nightmare before christmas be a violation in any way?
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:iconamerielleseaglass:
AmerielleSeaglass Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007
darn it.. me and my sis were fist fighting over who would get that one...
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:iconroxysouffle:
roxysouffle Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007  Professional Photographer
Wonderful idea, I have quite a few christmas scenes in mind to illustrate, but ive never taken part in a dA competition before...... I'll give it a try anyway!
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:iconjosuoh:
josuoh Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007
i definitly join!
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:iconznow-white:
znow-white Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007
:santa:
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:iconlunalain:
lunalain Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
sounds like fun..i should try..
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:iconartzydancer234:
artzydancer234 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
This sounds like a ton of fun! i'll definatly be participating!
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:iconamerielleseaglass:
AmerielleSeaglass Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007
AHHH! I LOVE YOUR AVATAR!
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:iconartzydancer234:
artzydancer234 Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks! :D :D :D
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:iconamerielleseaglass:
AmerielleSeaglass Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2007
teeha. welcome!
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:iconcrimsonaki:
CrimsonAki Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007
So if you join in how are you suppose to submit your art work??XD
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:iconvivelda:
vivelda Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2007  Professional General Artist
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Please do not note me your entries, you must submit your contest entries to this category: Contests & Projects > Contests > 2007 > 2007 Holiday Contests > Tis The Season
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there~
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:iconlonelydesigns:
LonelyDesigns Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007
Excellent, i wanna do the Polar Express but i dont want to violate copyright!
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:iconrjdaae:
RJDaae Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Professional Traditional Artist
Just curious, would the Nativity story count? It was published in the Bible, afterall...
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:iconshadows-angel-zia11:
Shadows-Angel-Zia11 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007
^-^ I'll see what I can do....sounds fun...:D
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:iconemmil:
emmil Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
Hi ya My Guardian Angel!!!! :wave::wave::wave:
I'm gonna join your contest for sure!! Count me in...!! :boogie::boogie::boogie::boogie::boogie:
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:iconbaggy666:
BaGgY666 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
cool, sounds great :santa:
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:iconspetnaz1982:
SPetnAZ1982 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
Heck. Why not!?
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:iconlillemorgull:
LillemorGull Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Great contest!
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:iconamerielleseaglass:
AmerielleSeaglass Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2007
heya!
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:iconarkinat:
arkiNat Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007   Interface Designer
Sounds cool! I will try! :)
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:iconmmebuterfly:
mmebuterfly Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007
wow...wonderful contest,very original.I like it!! :clap:
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:iconkorichialchemist:
KoriChiAlchemist Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007
what about the nightmare before christmas? that'll be ok right?
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:iconwhateverwinnie:
whateverwinnie Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007
Does the particular book or movie have to be Christmas-related? Or can I pick any book or movie that has at least 1 Christmas scene in it?
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:iconcryingsorceress:
cryingsorceress Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007
I bet there's going to be a lot of Nightmare Before Christmas entries =p
Sounds great! I'm definitely entering :)
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:iconkamao:
kamao Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007
I'll give it a shot! :)
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:iconfalanne:
falanne Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow.
I think I'll be definably joining in.
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:iconjunkbyjen:
JunkbyJen Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007
:w00t:
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:iconerikakochanski:
erikakochanski Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007  Professional Writer
I'll get my thinking cap on! :santa:
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:iconsnowleopard31:
snowleopard31 Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2007  Student Digital Artist
oooo fun :D
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