Win A 12-Mo. Sub.: Theme: Myth and Legend

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Come one, Come all, welcome to my 3rd annual end of year contest where the grand prize is a 12-Month Premium Subscription to deviantART!

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Start Date: October 20, 2014
End Date: December 6, 2014



Theme:



The theme of the contest this year is Characters and Creatures of Myth and Legend.

Unsure of what I mean by myth and legend? Let me give you some ideas.

Mythical Monsters


:bulletyellow: Centaurs
:bulletyellow: Cerberus, the three-headed hound
:bulletyellow: Gorgons, ex. Medusa
:bulletyellow: Harpies
:bulletyellow: Merpeople
:bulletyellow: Minotaurs
:bulletyellow: Lycanthorpe
:bulletyellow: Furies
:bulletyellow: Charon
:bulletyellow: Satyrs
:bulletyellow: Sirens
:bulletyellow: Giants
:bulletyellow: Cyclops

Mythical Animals


:bulletyellow: Griffins
:bulletyellow: Phoenix
:bulletyellow: Unicorns
:bulletyellow: Sphinx
:bulletyellow: Dragons
:bulletyellow: Hydra

Legendary Characters


:bulletyellow: Robin Hood
:bulletyellow: Lady Godiva
:bulletyellow: King Arthur

Basically any character from any myth or legend!

Below are some references that may inspire or guide you, but please do not feel that they are by any means a complete list that you are limited to. Your only limit is your imagination and if you have any questions regarding your subject matter, please feel free to ask me.

References


Alphabetical List of Legendary Creatures
Greek Mythological Creatures
English Legendary Characters




Now onto the hard part, the rules.

RULES:

Read and obey or you will be disqualified.

1.  Your image must include THREE of my stocks. (one brush set may equal one stock)
2.  Your image must fit the theme of the contest. (When in doubt: Ask.)
3.   ONE entry per person.
4.   All stocks must used must be legal for photomanipulation.
5.   Category must be Photomanipulation or Mixed Media.
6.   All Stocks must be credited with direct links. (i.e. not just links to someones profile)
7.   Your description must contain  link to this journal.
8.   Your description must contain the name or type of creature/character being depicted.
9.   Entries must be created specifically for this contest.

How to ENTER


Comment on this journal with a link to your stock and the name or type of creature or character you are depicting, or you may send me a note containing the same information.

Now, onto the goodies.

PRIZES!



First Place


12-Month Premium Subscription to deviantART
3 Premium wing stocks of your choice.
3 Premium stocks of your choice.
A journal feature from Thy-Darkest-Hour

Second Place


3-Month Premium Subscription to deviantART
2 Premium wing stocks of your choice.
2 Premium stocks of your choice.
A journal feature from Thy-Darkest-Hour

Third Place


2 Premium wing stocks of your choice.
1 Premium stocks of your choice.
A journal feature from Thy-Darkest-Hour

If you would like to donate anything to the contest: Journal features, premium stocks, subscriptions, points, artwork, etc. please let me know.

FAQ
1. Will you give me the equivalent points instead of the subscription? No.
2. May I enter line art? No.

Entries:



Centaur:


Valkyrie:
:bigthumb490214788:

Samodiva: Woodland Fae
Samodiva by vLine-Designs

Succubus:
Succubus1 by gardjeto7

Unicorn:
Journey by StickFreeks

Fallen Angel:
Fallen Angel by devilzsangel FallenAngel by HappinessJustStop

Greek Goddess 
Empusa:
:bigthumb497074252:

Mermaid:
The Sound Of The Sea by Lolita-Artz

Dragon:
ALPHA RULES... by EBENEWOOD

Medusa:
Medusa by elfwagoncreations

Fairy:
Fairy Nature by lauraypablo

Pholus:
Pholus by DanielPriego

Winners will be announced and prizes given prior to Dec. 24



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StickFreeks's avatar
Good luck everybody! ♪ :squee:
DanielPriego's avatar
Hi :) this is my entry for your contest danielpriego.deviantart.com/ar…
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
This is amazing and has been added.

Winners for my Myth and Legend contest will be announced prior to December 24 and prizes will be given out at that time.
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
Winners for my Myth and Legend contest will be announced prior to December 24 and prizes will be given out at that time.
lauraypablo's avatar
:) ok no problem :huggle: thank you very much for warning
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
This is really beautiful, thank you for entering and it has been added.
lauraypablo's avatar
thank you swetie :huggle:
HappinessJustStop's avatar
Well, my entry. I know isn`t the best but I wish I win something.
happinessjuststop.deviantart.c…
Good luck to every one
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
Winners for my Myth and Legend contest will be announced prior to December 24 and prizes will be given out at that time.
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
Wonderful :floating: 

And added.
HappinessJustStop's avatar
Hi I am finishing my work and I want to know if I can sent it tomorrow (6) or today?
lauraypablo's avatar
Hello, I would like to ask if I can send my work
the same day 6 or should I give it today?
please, let me know :huggle:
have a nice day :)
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
Please feel free to send it in now :floating:
lauraypablo's avatar
okay, thank you very much for your answer,
I'm now up my work and creating the post :)
EBENEWOOD's avatar
:wave: Hi!  I choose Dragons 'cause i'm fascinated by those beautiful creatures and the large variety we can find and create.....So, here's my entry to this contest! ALPHA RULES... by EBENEWOOD
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
Winners for my Myth and Legend contest will be announced prior to December 24 and prizes will be given out at that time.
EBENEWOOD's avatar
It's Ok! Thank you! :sun:
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
THis looks really incredible :floating: You've done an amazing job!

~Added,
EBENEWOOD's avatar
Thank you very much! :) :sun:
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
Winners for my Myth and Legend contest will be announced prior to December 24 and prizes will be given out at that time.
Thy-Darkest-Hour's avatar
This looks great :D

~Added
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