-=HISTORICAL GENDER BENDER=-
IF WE HAVE MORE THAN 45 ENTRIES - NOT ALL ENTRIES WILL MAKE IT TO POLL
A MAXIMUM OF 45 ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED IN THREE CATEGORIES:
CATEGORY 1 - Beginner's category
CATEGORY 2 - Intermediate's category
CATEGORY 3 - Advanced's category
ACCEPTANCE TO POLL WILL BE BASED ON THREE CRITERIA:
1: DID THE ARTIST FOLLOW THE BRIEF? (allowance for creative takes will be made).
2: IS THE PIECE ARTISTICALLY SOUND? (Is the illustration "finished?" - did the artist pay attention to anatomy, perspective, other fundamentals?).
3: IS THIS ILLUSTRATION THE BEST ONE? (reserved for rounds with a large amount of entries).
PLEASE REMEMBER TO POST YOUR FINAL, YOUR THREE REFERENCE PICTURES, AND YOUR REFERENCE LINK, OR YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED
Depending on round turn out, the number of accepted entries in a given Category may vary from round to round. For example, if only 5 Advanced entries are made, that leaves EXTRA 10 slots open for Intermediate and Beginner.
Only Advanced Entries will be accepted for the the thumbs on the Queens Roster. If no Advanced entries are available for a round, then it will fall to the Intermediates. If no Intermediate are available, then it shall fall to the Beginners.
For further information on how this works, please see this post. (Still being updated at this time).
SUBMITTING YOUR ENTRY:
1: You must submit ONE full sized image.
2: Make sure your name and CHOW # are EASILY READABLE on your entry.
3: Use the Standard format (Below);
PLACE THE IMAGE IN A FRAME WITH YOUR NAME/TOPIC
SAVE YOUR FILE IN THE FOLLOWING FORMAT:
THE REST IS EASY:
1: No comments before poll is set.
2: Sit back and enjoy the show.
3: Good luck to all.
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This is the female version of Michiel de Ruyter, he's one of the most famous admirals in Dutch history.
Futher information about him; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michiel_de_Ruyter
Last edited by Maaiker; March 20th, 2008 at 01:54 PM.
The "Marquise" de Sade
Reference links on Sade
Sade's Wikipedia entry
Notes on the Neil Schaeffer Sade biography
Timeline of Sade's life
Sade pictures (though most are from his younger, pre-prison days)
The last one is Man Ray's imagining of Sade, I tossed it in here for fun (though it's closer to what Sade may have looked like in his later life, the period in which I chose to illustrate him)...
Her whipping boy is based in passing on Franco Merli, who has perhaps become the most recognizable face associated with the movie Salo, Pasolini's film interpretation of Sade's 120 Days of Sodom. Though I must admit, the more I worked on the face, the less it looked like Franco...
Last edited by madhatter106; March 20th, 2008 at 03:10 PM. Reason: love letter notes to Franco Merli (see Salo above)
I looked at yours, now you look at mine...sketchbook here
"The doctor said I wouldn't have so many nosebleeds if I kept my finger outta there." - Ralph Wiggum
"Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level." - Quentin Crisp
"Ordinary morality is only for ordinary people." - Aleister Crowley
The Empire's marshall "Yoanne" Murat .
Last edited by Chate Noire; March 23rd, 2008 at 02:25 PM.
If you could fight anyone, living or dead, who would it be?
I'd fight Ghandi!
For more information on Ghandi
Last edited by ManaBurn; March 22nd, 2008 at 09:01 PM.
Last edited by sony; March 22nd, 2008 at 11:55 AM. Reason: link added
The Fish King of Mactan. He valiantly lead the early tribes of the archipelago now known as the Philippines against the Spaniard Conquistadors. link
Last edited by Johann de Venecia; March 23rd, 2008 at 02:06 PM. Reason: added link, thanks for the heads up regenschirm and daetswen.
Enclosed please find my entry for CHOW #110: Historical Gender Bender,
Staring Sir Francis Drake, a link for info about him, and some reference material I used.