Flash's Halloween Contest (1,000+ points!)Edit 1: I only have three people entering so far, and I've gotten quite a lot of favorites so if you're entering please comment below! If I don't get at least two more people saying for sure that they're entering by next week the contest will be canceled! And that's no fun! :/More Like This
I also added to the prizes.
Flash's 1st Annual Halloween Contest!
Heyo, I'm Flash. And, as the title suggests, I'm holding a big art contest with one of my favorite themes: Halloween!
All you have to do is draw one of my OCs with yours and make it Halloween themed! Simple, right?
And, I'm distributing 1,000 points and art to the top five winners!
Interested in joining? Once you've read the rules, please comment below!
RULES AND INFORMATION
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 30th
Draw one of my characters (OCs) along with yours with a Halloween theme. Or, just a general dark/sp00ky theme. This is an absolute must!
One entry per person. Although, if you have time l
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