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    Nightmare Of The Week #5


    NIGHTMARE OF THE WEEK #5

    TOPIC:
    God Took A Picture Of His Illness On This Ground

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    This topic is inspired by a song of a band called Ghost. Well, this is not much of a song. It's 13 minutes of hissing, rattling and ghastly voices...
    But the title of the song made me think. There is some weird poetry in it...
    I reckon this will be a disaster actually... But then again we had some complaining about horror not always being "gory and cheap" and I think it's time to make you all think about something less literal and reach within the dark part of your souls. There is something evil about it. Something creepy. Something that might be a good starting point to creating a very scary picture indeed.
    It's up to you how you aproach it. Environment? Character? Maybe a mixture of both? Think you have to make something that will represent sadness contained in those words, not nessecearily from the religious point of view.
    This is going to be a difficult one, I know. Let's think of it as a sort of the experiment. If it doesn't work out we'll move on to something else. But then again- if it works out we have a chance of creating something great here!
    I hope this makes sense..
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    Deadline: 20th September

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    Sounds interesting and difficult too hehe. Never saw a topic like this coming, so what is the deadline for this?

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    I dont think its that difficult of a topic, I've been doing music to art for a while. I got an image of what Im doing for this.

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    wow, this is very open project.

    Grim is this the actual title of the song? or is it called something else, becouse i would realy like to here it to get some ideas. Great topic btw, something to realy get the brain cells ticking.

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    Interesting. It's like making a cover for some music album or a book. It's important not to cheat on this one: to make something aiming directly on this topic, something from inside of your hearts or from the darkest parts of your souls.

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    sounds something similer by the band strife, they got a song around the same length, no lyrics or real musical instruments, just industrial sounds like cogs and chains, a few moans and groans here and there, basicly if evil had a sound, this would be it. maybe i should just listen to that for inspiration

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    cool i go an image brewing in my head...at least i think...O_O



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    Brilliant topic, and a lot of info to be had with a line like that. With a deadline for the 20th I think my slow ass might be able to participate.

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    Gah! I am take things to literally to even understand the topic

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    Band: Ghost
    Song: Hypnotic underworld 1) God Took A picture of His Illness on this ground

    That's in case someone wants to download it...but it's not that important really. It's the title that's good. Song is just a bit like soundtrack to silent hill.

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    OMG,did u mentioned silent hill .....that was a mistake man ,cause i think i now got a perfect idea what to draw...

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