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    @fozz - there is a bit about his red nose in there towards the end. not much mind, but a bit.

    cheers for clarifying the purpose of this thread, i won't feel like such a newb next time.



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    Exclamation Rains of hyphons in a sea of hope!!

    A suggestion here, free to anyone who hasn't already thought of it It'd be interesting to see what ungodly creature the image of santa was based on. Was he a humanised cave painting of a christmas-dwelling daemon, or perhaps a character in a long-lost folk tale wo had to be re-designed to be kiddy-safe?

    Lol, let it be known that i might have a go, but it doesn't look likely.


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    Tried to combine the inconspicous with the dangerous. Rendered the creature large and kept it large to make it easier to examine. Kept the saturation low so that the tree would fall further into the background.

    Ornamental Death Beetle

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    This one sounds like fun. I won't be able to join in this round!


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    Quote Originally Posted by sporkian View Post
    A suggestion here, free to anyone who hasn't already thought of it It'd be interesting to see what ungodly creature the image of santa was based on. Was he a humanised cave painting of a christmas-dwelling daemon, or perhaps a character in a long-lost folk tale wo had to be re-designed to be kiddy-safe?
    Ask the designers over there at the Coca-Cola company


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    sketched an idea that came up... but i might search deeply in my mind to create something difrent.. C.O.W. - #104: Nightmare Before Christmas


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    Nice topic I'll be participating on this one


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    Quote Originally Posted by LORD M View Post
    I don't know if I should start on this and scrap my Medusa drawing. Argh! I'm so confused! I want to enter all contest but it's impossible! As soon as you enter one, another pops up. :/

    Oh well, we'll see if I enter it or not. I hope I will.

    I got the same problem, except i can see myself abandoning everything soon and having to work right through chistmas


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    [QUOTE=sporkian;1575459]A suggestion here, free to anyone who hasn't already thought of it It'd be interesting to see what ungodly creature the image of santa was based on. Was he a humanised cave painting of a christmas-dwelling daemon, or perhaps a character in a long-lost folk tale wo had to be re-designed to be kiddy-safe?

    Im sure he was based on an actual character, st nicolas. but im not sure which country though, either one of the northern europe or scandinavian countries. Also up until around the 1940-50s he used to have a green coat, until coca-cola decided to change it. Actualy i think the beginning of santa clause- the movie is a pretty acurate discription of how he's supose to have been


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    Thumbs up

    Nice C.O.W.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Fozzybar View Post
    Ask the designers over there at the Coca-Cola company
    I just watched the history of Christmas on the History Channel. Apparently the whole modern day holiday we celebrate can be broken down to the work of an illustrator working for Coca-Cola, and a poem being printed throughout the newspapers of our country. Thus proving Pop Culture is the real god.


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    Wow.. tsbin a while.. think i mised about 30 cows..

    well i tried once more
    here is some early sketching
    hope u guys remember who i am hehe
    C&C me plz

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    http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y26...COW104wip2.jpg
    http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y26...COW104wip3.jpg

    -FINAL VERSION-

    C.O.W. - #104: Nightmare Before Christmas

    Species - Rudeer

    This animal has been talked about in fairytales
    this shortned story sums it up i guess.

    You thought santa's deers are just normal creatures, well... guess again..
    Santa hates unhappy people, so he decided something needed to be done
    So he got himself some Rudeers.. they have a very nice ability that normal deers dont have
    In the nights before Christmas they head out into the world, they visit all the people in the world.
    They enter the bedrooms and lean over the sleeping people.
    Than their chest opens up and they suck up all the nightmares people have...
    This is they way these guys eat... Nasty huh?

    Well anywayz

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    this may be a real pain but what proograms can create wips?

    And so like horses to water, the angels fell upon the land.....only bitter...only twisted...human after all...

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