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08-23-2004, 01:19 PM
"Olympic Games"
By Tuzz

Posted Aug 23 10:40 EST

Welcome to the cgtalk sketch group.

We will try to post one of these topics once a day for your enjoyment.

These are the rules:
* Post only your FINAL piece on this thread, based on the topic on the thread.
* 640 x 480 / 480 x 640 OR 800 x 600 /600 x 800
* They can be done on any medium.
* If you wish, you can add a brief text description about your piece.
* Only original compositions. No "tributes" or plagiarizing.
* The topics will be posted every day between 10:00 - 12:00 am US EST.
* The artist also has to post total length of time it took (Thanks Clanger for the idea) and program used.
* Only final pieces can be posted on the thread. They must have been done AFTER the topic has been announced.
* Any piece caught breaking the rules will be taken off the thread.
* The topics will be picked at random from the list on this thread
(The author will be given credit). So guys keep them coming.
*You can add multiple entries, but please dont post WIP (Unless you intend to update them). NEW RULE!
* Ill post ANOTHER thread to quantify and track WHO has participated the most on these threads.

Good luck

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08-23-2004, 02:28 PM
Hehe, I had this actually in mind a few days ago. I knew this topic would come up in the near-future. :)

08-23-2004, 08:00 PM
OK I have missed TOOOOO many daily sketches so I am posting one today. Pen and paper only since that is all I have available until school starts. . now I must go find a scanner somewhere... hm...

08-23-2004, 08:57 PM
Great topic, I have about ten hours work to do today so mine will be late.

08-23-2004, 09:26 PM
Glad to be back.... "disc thrower" I used the discobolous sculpture as a reference.. (but mine has hair) :) 10 minute sketch good old paper and pencil. oh and I added a little attitude to my previous avatar :thumbsup:

Back in the day all the olympics they played Naked.. naked! they should bring some of the old rules back. :twisted:

08-23-2004, 11:29 PM
Watched the High Jumping comp last night.. the 5'11 swede won.. jumping OVER 7feet in the air!


PS - 1hr

08-23-2004, 11:40 PM
heya folks, good to be back

I managed to free some time in these busy days. In the end I mirrored the dude but acidentally the font was also mirrored, but I noticed that after I merged them down. bummer, better luck next time. It containes a lot of the errors that my initial sketches also had, I'm not making very much progress in the cartoon world, especially when it comes to drawing humans.

PS | 1.5 H


08-24-2004, 12:01 AM
Painter classic... 30 min. It's stupid, I know. :P ANyways here it is...

08-24-2004, 01:43 AM
Nosepicking SHOULD be in the olympics...

08-24-2004, 03:55 AM
about 1.5 hrs. with photo ref, used photoshop 7. just wasn't too creative today. :shrug:

08-24-2004, 12:41 PM
Let me present the new olympic game! Granny Throw!

Ps7 + Wacom, 2 h.

08-24-2004, 01:16 PM

Black bic pencil on paper

about an hour work...

nilk narf
08-24-2004, 04:23 PM
Šnilk narf

08-24-2004, 10:12 PM
Olympic Games
Photoshop/Wacom/20 Minutes

Nilf Narf: I like the smug look on the bunnies face. Very good.
Johweedee: Good colors!
Alice: Very nice, nasty as well.

08-24-2004, 10:28 PM
Why not have XOX in olympics??
Wacom/PS/1:30 hr.
Great work supervlieg and especially johweedee! Congrats :bounce:


nilk narf
08-24-2004, 10:32 PM
Thanks Supervlieg! :)

08-25-2004, 02:09 AM

Supervlieg- great flow
johweedee- daaamn. I like the button/dot style.
Alice- I wholeheartedly concur ;P

08-27-2004, 04:55 PM
Late? yes.
I really didnt like how this turned out so I wasnt going to post, but... whats the point of sketching if you dont post to get feedback?

45min / pen & paper / photo ref.

Olympic Games

Looks great Rasada. Great flow. Your style always amazes me.
I love the colors and contrast Supervlieg. You can see in his face he is really trying.
Great capture johweedee. Intense colors.
Good idea Alice. I have been practicing for that event since I was 3. Funny pic.
Theres alot of good ones in this thread. Great work everyone.

09-03-2004, 09:43 PM
Hi all Been looking at CGTalk for some time, never posted any of my work as of yet, i often join in these little games, but never post my work as its ushally naff. But this one came out ok ish so here goes :)

done in Pain Shop Pro took about 30 mins

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