- Posted by Johanna on March 7, 2008 at 7:22 am
- Category: Comic News
To promote the upcoming release of Comic Artist’s Photo Reference: Women & Girls (due in May), author Buddy Scalera and his publisher IMPACT Books are holding an art contest. Entries are due by April 25.
– One grand prize winner will receive both books in the Comic Artist’s Photo Reference series (People & Poses and Women & Girls), plus some nifty art supplies and will be featured in the May IMPACT Newsletter
– Two runners up will receive a copy of Comic Artist’s Photo Reference: Women & Girls
* No purchase required to enter.
* Must use at least one of the images provided
* Create your own original comic or fantasy art in whatever medium you like (pencils, inks, markers, etc.) based on the gallery of images
* Sexually suggestive images automatically disqualified
* All characters must be original creations
* Marvel, DC, Image, or other licensed characters not permitted due to copyright restrictions
* Subject line of your email must include the title of your work, your name, and the number of submissions you’ve made. Example: “Pinup Art, John Doe, Submission #2″
* All entries must be in JPEG format, 72 dpi
* Submit entries to firstname.lastname@example.org
* Winners chosen at the sole discretion of the judges
I’ve previously reviewed People & Poses, which I found a useful reference. The contest page gives a selection of images which also serves as a great sampler of the kind of material you’ll find in the book.