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Mononoke by Kanekiru Mononoke :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,191 19 Resting by Kanekiru Resting :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,958 27 Rock Candy by Kanekiru Rock Candy :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,199 11 Dia by Kanekiru Dia :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,681 21 Sand Planet- Aruvn by Kanekiru Sand Planet- Aruvn :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,894 27 New Year 2018 by Kanekiru New Year 2018 :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 2,256 26 Sou by Kanekiru Sou :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,789 23 Dragon girl by Kanekiru Dragon girl :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 2,048 22 Nier Automata by Kanekiru Nier Automata :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 3,450 49 Get Well Soon by Kanekiru Get Well Soon :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 2,589 26 Ignite by Kanekiru Ignite :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 2,927 31 Happy Birthdaaaay by Kanekiru Happy Birthdaaaay :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 1,876 19 Commission- Starcailer by Kanekiru Commission- Starcailer :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 2,095 27 Sisters of Fate by Kanekiru Sisters of Fate :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 2,485 38 Wisteria by Kanekiru Wisteria :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 4,836 57 Thoughts by Kanekiru Thoughts :iconkanekiru:Kanekiru 3,453 57

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- you must do ALL 12 list items in order to be featured (See Raru-tan's first challenge journal for more info)
- list items to not need to be done one each month, though it is recommended
- in the description of your artwork for this challenge, link back to this entry so that I see it and know to feature it when the time comes
- you are welcome to use this as a reference without participating in the challenge, if you do so, linking back to this is not necessary

This challenge was made by :iconwinepire: Their features -- > 2017 Composition ChallengeTime for another update! There is now a deadline and a 2018 composition challenge is happening!
I'd like to take this chance to let participants know that this challenge will end on December 30th. On that day I'll be submitting the features during the day and I'll be able to keep adding to it as people submit their final entries.
I'd also like to announce that thanks to everyone's support and participation, I'll be hosting another composition challenge next year! I'll be publishing it on December 31st so I may make some changes to it between now and then, but here it is: 2018 Composition Challenge !

Hey guys! I've created an FAQ to hopefully answer some questions you may have on how to follow the challenge so that you can be featured at the end!  2017 Composition Challenge FAQ
I've also changed the rule about going in order being optio

I was tagged in their challenge and really struck me as an interesting challenge to do. A lot of people ask me about my inspirations and how I learn composition. Here are a few of my inspirations that helped me improve my composition. Hopefully they help you too. :) Most of these were taken from my favorites. 

Keep in mind that some of these utilize multiple compositions. Even ones that aren't mentioned within the challenge. (triangular, Fibonacci spiral, one-color composition etc)

1. Symmetrical Composition
  figures don't need to be perfectly symmetrical, but there should be an equal and similar balance
  Myriad by escumeCube terrarium by longestdistanceHARD de KONEKO by tourniiquett

2. Asymmetrical Composition
  not symmetrical but visual weight is balanced using negative space or background details
Ruby Rose by Memipong your place by loundrawThe universe blessing and sea travel by funarium

3. Circle Composition
  a composition which leads the viewer's eye in a circular motion
  Kohaku by Yaphleensea and sky by megatruhNo Flowers Without Rain by Nyanfood

4. Diagonal Composition
  a composition which leads the viewer's eye in a diagonal motion
  Waves of emotion by Taro-K DTM by TomiokajiroSengoku Jidai by redjuice999

5. High Angle Perspective
  viewer is looking down at the character, can be as dramatic or subtle as you'd like
midnight Terrarium by conronca  little witch by genicecreamSomei-yoshino by kaninnvven

6. Low Angle Perspective 
  viewer is looking up at the character, can be as dramatic or subtle as you'd like
  Mission by iya-chen Black Rock Shooter..II by kinggainertwo prostitutes by cellar-fcp

7. Surreal 'Floating' Background
  the background is incomplete and it's elements surround the character 
Boy by Naomamenora by INstockee


8. Scene with Full Background
  if you're up for even more of a challenge, try making the background the focus
  Guild Wars 2 Kite City by RuanJiajourney by zhongbiao A Quiet Morning Walk by sae-midori(added another one because this is my favorite category)

9. Group
  three or more characters in the same image

  Japanese Candy Store by conroncaCyber Detectives by MONQMONKdeep sea by yukihomu

10. Sketch Page
  various drawings in one image with the same characters/theme

Comm - Void Sketchpage by naoyatoudoComm: Asalie + Riley by ikr


11. Dramatic Lighting
  can be back-lit, single light source, or done with contrasting hues
  Muse by escumebutterfly by tamomokoOn Cloud Nine by nakanoart

12. Minimalist
  limited color pallet, minimal shading and simple composition (I found this one really hard to find pieces for--) 
  Rosso by tknkInktober #8: Karakuri Pierrot by Aka-Shiro



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