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05 May 2008, 01:52 PM

You have 55mn for your sketch. IF you go beyond the assigned time limit , you have to post WHATEVER you have done after the time has expired, along with the FINAL drawing.

Post only your FINAL piece on this thread, based on the topic on the thread.
Only final pieces can be posted on the thread. They must have been done AFTER the topic has been announced.
RESOLUTION : The image can have any aspect ratio up to 800 x 600
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, unless is it an integral part of the challenge.
You can post an entry at anytime for the topic presented on this thead BEFORE the voting thread for THE WEEK has been posted.
The artist also has to post total length of time it took and program used.
Any piece caught breaking the rules will be taken off the thread.
The topics will be picked at random from the list on the TOPICS thread >>LINK<< (
(The author will be given credit). So guys keep them coming

05 May 2008, 03:44 AM
30~ Minutes

I was almost too ashamed to post this. I know I could've done better. Props to everybody who gets the reference!

05 May 2008, 08:41 AM
Only had to go to the second page.......for reference. :)

05 May 2008, 05:32 PM
Aw man! I saw the topic title and I was so sure about what I was going to do. I should have known that I'm not the only fan around. Shucks. Meh, I'll do it anyway. :D Never hurts to have more Starmen.

I suddenly realized once I finished my sketch that I wasn't sure if this was acceptable. Starman is the name of a enemy in a game but I don't know if that makes this tribute an "integral part of the challenge." I'm thinking not. Ergo, this sketch shouldn't be voted on and I'll add a proper one after this edit, just in case. PS/40 mins.

05 May 2008, 03:48 AM
20mins ps ...

05 May 2008, 05:35 AM
45 minute, PS CS3, wacom

I need to lay off the textures that make no sense in the context of the piece but for whatever reason I like it. Must need sleep.

Star Man, the wrestler. I BELIEVE there is a character like this on the NES game. (

05 May 2008, 06:03 PM
58 minutes.

MUCH better than the last one, though I realize I'm not great at the whole metallic shading thing. Or color shading in general.

05 May 2008, 02:26 AM
57 mins

After 20 more minutes:

Mats Gustafsson
05 May 2008, 11:06 AM
It is a while since I posted anything here. Thought I would make a try again. This is my take of the Starman: A superhero travelling the cosmos in search of his destiny. Painter 55 minutes. **Edit: worked 10 minutes more on it. So 65 minutes total. I like the composition of this image but there are lots of details that could be improved.

05 May 2008, 04:36 AM
And number two.

PS/57 mins

damagecontrol, I love the top down perspective.

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