January 2018 Open Challenge

Since I hosted the Open Challenge contests all of 2017, my first being January of last year in honor of Snopaw (her last Open Challenge she hosted was December 2016), I decided to continue the tradition this year as well.

The topic for this contest is "January 2018 Open Challenge". ALL Mediums are welcome.

Showcase your best Photographs, Mixed Media, Traditional or Digital Artwork or Sculpture for the month of January 2018.

**BE SURE to include the date you took the photograph or completed the artwork in your title, description or Artist's Notes.

**Photographs or Mixed Media Photographs must be taken in January 2018.

**Artwork, either Digital or Traditional (as well as a sculpture) must be completed in the month of January 2018.

EVERYONE is eligible to join this contest. Please, if interested, do not wait too long to reserve your spot because they tend to fill up rather quickly.

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool which is based on the number of entries. The second and third place winners will each share the remaining prize pool. The Prize Pool is currently 75.00 member dollars. There are 5 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 100.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Type
Journalism
Entries
Blind
Entry Fee
5.50 member dollars
Potential Prize
100.00 member dollars
Deadline
Monday, February 5, 2018
Spots Left
5


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All entries reviewed by the Contest Entry Compliance Committee

This contest requires "blind" entries. That means your posted work will have no means to identify you when viewed. Your name and other information will not be shown. Fan notifications will not be sent for work posted in this contest. It will still be available in your portfolio and treated like all other posts. But when viewed information to identify it with you will not be shown until after the voting is completed.



All contest entries will be reviewed by the Contest Entry Compliance Committee. The committee will review all entries to ensure that the contest rules are being followed. If your entry is disqualified you will not be refunded the entry fees. The committee will review the entries when the deadline is reached. The voting will begin after the committee determines that all entries qualify and disqualify those that do not.

This contest is open to all members. Past contest winners can join the contest.

A voting booth will be created shortly after the deadline is reached. At that time all participants will be contacted so they can vote.

The voting booth will include this summary of the contest:

    VOTERS, it is a new year and once again the monthly OPEN CHALLENGE is here. Please select the best entry in any medium. Please pay attention to focus and lighting in photography and the composition of all entries.

If you plan to post something for this contest reserve a spot. There are a limited number of entries.


A vote by site members will determine the winner. The decision is final. All members that submit a work are encouraged to vote.

One entry per person. New entries to the site only. If you already posted a work on FanArtReview that work is not eligible for a contest.

Click the link above to submit your entry. Members with reservations can use the link provided in their contest profile.

Members may not request votes, mention contest entries, or notify potential voters of the vote by private message or other means as specified in the contest terms. The site automatically checks for this form of communication. A break in the contest terms will result in the cancellation of the account. Reserve Your Spot.

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Entered In Rememberance
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