Competition: [COU] Tipping Point: Elements of War (Art)

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[COU] Tipping Point: Elements of War (Art)

Prompt

This conflict has many moving parts, but every one has a role to play. In order to help understand the bigger picture, you have been tasked with conducting a detailed examination of a person, place, or thing central to the war.

Submission and Grading

Create and submit a piece of artwork depicting one of the following:

  • A portrait of Empress Kaltani, Grand Inquisitor Ishanta, or any character from the Tipping Point event fiction. You may not depict your own character.
  • One of the floating cities of Kiast: Voraskel Palace, Essadan, or the Undelm Domain.
  • A Vatali or Dominion airship.

You are encouraged to base your designs on the descriptions and reference images in the Kiast, Vatali Empire, and Vatali Royal Guard wiki articles.

  • You may use whichever medium you like, including but not limited to: drawing, painting, digital art, photomanipulation, rendering, or sculpture.
  • You are encouraged to include the names and pins of any other characters you depict in the submission box.
  • You are required to include links to any reference pictures, textures, etc. you used
  • Submissions may be a .png, .gif, or .jpg file.
  • Submissions generated through a doll maker, meme generator, or other software that does the heavy lifting for you will be disqualified. When in doubt, ask one of the organizers before submitting.

Entries will be graded according to the Herald Graphics Grading Rubric.

Useful tools:


This competition is in the Art Bin. Participating in a competition in this bin for the first time awards 3 points from participation to you and your house. Tipping Point: Odanites in Action and Tipping Point: The Briefing are also in this bin. Participating in at least one competition in each bin will earn a a bonus of 3 points. See the parent competition for detailed rules.

This competition is worth a relatively high proportion of placement points. Cumulatively, the placements in this competition are worth 10% of placement points.

Competition Information
Parent Competition
[COU] Tipping Point
Organized by
Lieutenant Colonel Alethia Archenksova, Vanguard Aurora "Aura" Ta'var
Running time
2018-07-29 until 2018-08-27 (about 1 month)
Target Unit
Clan Odan-Urr
Competition Type
Graphics/Multimedia
Difficulty Class
Intermediate
Awards
Third Level Crescents and 2 Clusters of Graphite as per Herald guidelines
Participants
9 subscribers, of which 7 have participated.
Results
Member
Commander Essik Lyccane
Submission
Commander Essik Lyccane opted out of publishing his submission.
Placement
1st place
Member
Savant Aaleeshah
Submission
Savant Aaleeshah opted out of publishing her submission.
Placement
2nd place
Member
Savant Janus Stormwind
File submission
001.jpg
Textual submission

Empress Kaltani

Placement
3rd place
Member
Raider Tybalt Softpaw
File submission
KaltaniPortrait.jpeg
Textual submission

References used: https://wiki.darkjedibrotherhood.com/images/6/66/KaltaniAnasaye.jpg
https://www.deviantart.com/epiphany-poses/art/FEMALE-Pose-Standing-6-681574468 Middle pose referenced as well.

Placement
4th place
Member
Colonel Mauro Wynter
File submission
4872D52F-A0C5-4DB0-9BEA-B63F8CD8B058.jpeg
Placement
5th place
Member
Seer Tisto Kingang
File submission
Screw_you_and_your_art.png
Placement
No placement
Member
Peacekeeper Droveth Kathera Vectivi
File submission
0_Notes_180826_014650_947.pdf
Textual submission

Pretty low effort Essadan, just participation fodder

Placement
No placement