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06-18-2008, 01:17 PM
"lots of eyes"

You have 30 mn 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.
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They can be done on any medium.
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Only original compositions. No "tributes" or plagiarizing, unless is it an integral part of the challenge.
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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.
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06-18-2008, 06:55 PM
30min in PS

06-19-2008, 03:45 AM
About 30min in Painter and CS3, though I scribbled for 10 before that on something that didn't work.

Edit: I just noticed my eyes look alot like the green guy from Monsters Inc. That wasn't intentional--but if it hits the no-derivative rule (?) I'll take it down. (What, by the way, are the guidelines there?)

06-19-2008, 07:40 AM
PS/wacom 30 min - strange things happened that night...

06-19-2008, 07:54 AM
Daw: hahah, thats great :D
Photoshop, 40min:

06-19-2008, 08:12 AM
30 mn running ^^ Photoshop
My first attempts to see "tonals" instead of just lines.

06-19-2008, 08:26 AM
Her0d - that's so great - really good comp and colors! and I like that she have that eyepatch! - it makes you wonder hehe...

06-19-2008, 08:41 AM
30min photoshop CS2/wacom (intuos 2 i think)

used my personal textures I took. Here. (

Used the last 2 minutes to slap on some textures and decay to try and cover up the copy-pasta skull. I got too caught up in details as I always do... resulting in a very flat image... Darn, I didn't even get to add the dragonfly wings to them.

ref used f ( bone structure.

edit: Amazed at daw and Her0d's work.

06-19-2008, 11:10 AM
This is my Eyeball stew (yummy?)

20 mins, photoshop.

06-19-2008, 12:52 PM
Heh.... Her0d and Daw could almost belong to the same weird universe. Great colours guys.

I once again wimped out of colour and went straight to usual crappy-scribble land. :D

CS3 - 30mins

06-19-2008, 01:45 PM
I went for a eye collector character concept and it turned out to be a bit over ambitious for just half an hour. :]

30 min

1 hour 20 min

06-20-2008, 12:53 AM
gah I really needed one of those NTL topics for this one :) Anyway I spent about 20 minutes doodling with my pencil and then had to spend another hour or so on the pencil thing, then I colored it in Photoshop for about 40 minutes. Steps are below.

06-20-2008, 01:58 AM
oh hell yes Ivy00. that looks schweet as.

Here's elephant with bad eyesight. I wanted tusks and some more contrast in the skin tones.... damn 30 mins goes fast. :P
cs3 - 30 mins

06-20-2008, 04:05 PM
Oh, I love the concept, knoxie! And Her0d and Ivy00, you amaze me.

06-20-2008, 05:42 PM
aww knoxie Love the elephant :D and yes that 30 minutes flies right by. Thank you for the nice words :)

Thank you seili, your bouncing eyeballs are awesomely cute :)

06-20-2008, 06:16 PM
just over 30mn photoshop, really nice concepts here, great work everyone =)

06-22-2008, 04:38 AM
PS CS2 - 10 min.

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