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Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby Industrial Helix on Tue Jul 05, 2011 5:23 am

I dunno if anyone has seen this, but there is a map contest over at They Draw and Travel. There's going to be $2000 prize cash awarded, the first place getting $1000 and the other four at $200. The contest is to draw a map of your favorite place. The deadline is a little tight, but its feasible if you're quick, July 24th.

Check it out here: http://www.theydrawandtravel.com/contest

I intend on entering... so stay tuned to this thread for updates.
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby DiM on Tue Jul 05, 2011 11:57 am

“In the beginning God said, the four-dimensional divergence of an antisymmetric, second rank tensor equals zero, and there was light, and it was good. And on the seventh day he rested.”- Michio Kaku
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby RjBeals on Fri Jul 08, 2011 9:13 am

nice link - those are very different styles of map. Very little "map" elements to a lot of them - more art really. But I may take a stab at that. Not much time though -
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby RjBeals on Wed Jul 13, 2011 9:50 pm

i'm working on mine IH. you got anything in yet?
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby Industrial Helix on Thu Jul 14, 2011 12:11 am

RjBeals wrote:i'm working on mine IH. you got anything in yet?


I've got a draft and the final work penciled and prepainted. I'm hoping to lay in the main colors tonight.
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby DiM on Thu Jul 14, 2011 9:17 am

make sure you guys also post here when you enter the contest in case we can vote or something :)
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby RjBeals on Thu Jul 14, 2011 10:27 pm

well i have a shit load to do on this in the next few days. I really hope I can have something to submit. crazy busy this time of year. but this is what I have right now. I'm going to be adding some "flare" to the edges and the map itself, along with labeling.

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(edit) - it's charleston, sc (again) btw. My favorite city.
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby Victor Sullivan on Thu Jul 14, 2011 10:27 pm

Looks nice! ;)

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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby RjBeals on Sun Jul 17, 2011 12:59 pm

tack might like this one. Here's the citadel i added this morning.

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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby Industrial Helix on Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:04 am

I'll be submitting in the morning...

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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby rdsrds2120 on Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:13 am

Good luck! And yes, be sure to let us know if there is a public vote or something. It would be great if your art could garner support from the rest of CC :)

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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby RjBeals on Sun Jul 24, 2011 12:24 pm

that looks great IH. Keep in mind that deadline is today (Sunday) midnight USA Eastern Time. Like 10 hours from now. Not sure how that translates to Japan time :)
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby Industrial Helix on Sun Jul 24, 2011 7:53 pm

Yeah, i just submitted it. Did you finish yours on time RJ?
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby cairnswk on Sun Jul 24, 2011 8:26 pm

Good luck guys. I wanted to do one for CCC, but simply didn't have time as other things impeded :(
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Re: Map Contest (Grand Prize $1000)

Postby RjBeals on Sun Jul 24, 2011 8:40 pm

about to submit.
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