October 2015 Challenge of the Month

‘Grimataur’

DEADLINE:

October 24th 2015

THEME:

Depict through illustration (Traditional OR digital) a ‘Grimataur’.

Your Grimataur must feature the following characteristics:

  • Large (2.5 Meters Tall)
  • Black in Color
  • Scales for Skin
  • Humanoid Bipedal
  • Hulking Muscular Build
  • Tail and Horns
  • Lives in Human Areas (towns, graveyards etc)
  • Devours Souls

Other than those parameters the interpretation is up to you! You are encouraged to demonstrate creativity in submitting a short paragraph when uploading your image to the Newgrounds Art Portal, describing what your version of the Grimataur does, where he lives, etc. Your final illustration must feature the Grimataur in clear view and as a main focus of the image.


HOW TO ENTER:

Upload your finished artwork to the Newgrounds.com Art Portal

TAG your artwork with the word GRIMATAUR
(That’s it! Scouted or unscouted, I will find your entry,
as long as you tag it
with the exact word above)

OPTIONAL: Share your entry on social media using the Hashtag #GRIMATAUR

This is a worldwide competition – join the Arty Party, wherever you are, and whatever age you may be!

RULES:

– You may submit a maximum of 1 entry
– No pornographic material of any kind, violence must be PG13 and not too gruesome
– Your piece MUST be tagged correctly and be submitted by the deadline
– You may not submit a piece using stolen artwork or imagery

PRIZES!

1st PRIZE receives:
– A Medium Wacom Intuos Pro tablet
– An item of your choice from the Jazzastudios.com Shop
– A front page feature on Newgrounds.com

the Runner-Up will receive:
– A copy of the book ‘21 Draw
– A Stillman & Birn Epsilon series wirebound 9×12 sketchboook
– A signed sketch by me (in the first page of your sketchbook)
– An item of your choice from the Jazzastudios.com Shop
– A front page feature on Newgrounds.com

the Encouragement Award winner will receive:
– The signed ‘How to Draw’ book by Christopher Hart
– A Stillman & Birn Epsilon series hardbound 5.5×8.5 sketchboook
– A signed sketch by me (in the first page of your sketchbook)
– An item of your choice from the Jazzastudios.com Shop

All Finalists will receive:
Jazza’s Tutorial Archive

GOOD LUCK!

When submitting an artwork to the challenge of the month by following the competition specifications and entry guidelines, participants acknowledge that they have read and agreed to the terms and conditions.

Most entries will be showcased in the announcement video as thanks for your participation. Please do not send me emails or PM’s linking to your entry, I WILL FIND IT if you tag as instructed and upload by the deadline!

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