The gist of it
Take any painting(s) produced by one or two of the following 9 famous painters in history, and reinterpret the piece(s) using any traditional medium of choice (definitely no direct photo-manipulation!) and including Fella's character in the composition(s).
Selection from the works of 9 famous painters as follows
- Leonardo da Vinci
- Rembrandt Van Rijn
- William Turner
- Claude Monet
- Vincent Van Gogh
- Georges Braque
- Salvador Dali
This is what Fella looks like by the way
Fella doesn't have to be limited to the 5 poses above :)
All entries must be created from scratch.
Contest participants are free to use their choice of traditional mediums.
Slight digital alterations for colour/exposure/cropping etc. is allowed.
All entries must bear integration of Fella's recognisable character.
All entries must quote in the Artist's Comment area the original artist and piece upon which the reinterpretation was based.
A maximum of 2 entries per participant (with eligibility to win only one place).
Submit entries to Contests > 2009 > deviantART 9th Birthday > Famous Fella</a>
Start Date: 1st August 2009
End Date: 30th September 2009
Criteria and Judges
Winners will be decided by the following:
Technical skill and presentation
Originality of reinterpretation
Finesse at smooth integration of Fella's persona
1 year Premium Membership, $35 deviantDollars, 1 Fella Plushie, 1 devWear t-shirt of choice
6 month Premium Membership, $20 deviantDollars, 1 pack emoticon buttons
3 month Premium Membership, $15 deviantDollars, 1 sticker pack