Competitions

For editable drawings posted as competitions with prizes

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Note: This forum is only for contests that have prizes. If you just want people to edit your drawing, post it in the Editable Oekaki forum!
Reminder: Copying another person's art without permission to reproduce their work is a form of art-theft!
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  • Entries
    Entries for the competitions

For creating an oekaki contest :

You must provide at least one of the following which needs to be used in all entries:

  • A lineart (or part of a lineart for contestants to complete).
  • A proper background which features scenery and/or items (Colour-fills and gradients are not considered to be proper background).*

If you don't provide something for users to edit, your contest will be moved to the regular Art Contest board. You should post your contest in that board if you don't need users to color in something specific, or want to include art made in other programs.

You must also follow the other Oekaki Rules.

*If you have trouble coming up with a background for your lineart competition, feel free to use either of these pre-made background packs: pack 1 & pack 2 (regular canvas) & pack 3 (larger canvas).

For contests offering a prize/prizes to the winners:

Most people choose to enter a contest based on what kind of prize they have a chance to win. These rules are designed to protect players from being ripped off in contests which change or don't deliver the promised prizes.

  1. Don't offer any prizes that you'll regret losing. If you're not happy to give something away, it shouldn't be a prize.

  2. Your contest must offer a CS pet/item/currency prize. Contests that only offer prizes from other sites are not allowed, as CS staff cannot help/provide a prize if the contest is not judged by the host. You may not offer real money/USD as a contest prize if it is hosted on CS. (New rule as of August 23, 2020)

  3. Any prizes you offer must be awarded to winners at the end of the contest - even if you cancel or close the contest early. If the entries were disappointing or you didn't get many to pick from, advertise and bump more to try and get more entries before you close.

  4. You can't list any prizes that aren't definitely going to be given out. This means you can no longer list conditional prizes (e.g. grand prizes) which you'll only give out if you get a particularly good entry. Every prize listed must be awarded at the end of the contest if the entry conditions are met.

  5. You can't change your promised prizes, unless you are changing them to something of the same (or higher) value. Any changes made must be accepted by the prize winner or contestants involved.

  6. If the prize is a pet you must link to the pet's profile page. This is to ensure that you actually own the pet and that there is no misunderstanding about the prize. Linking to pet groups is not sufficient regardless of how many total pets are involved. (New rule as of January 23, 2015)

  7. You can't trade or auction pets that you're offering in a contest.

  8. Contests without an advertised end date must end within 3 months. The end date can be changed or extended, but if the contest has been open for a long time without any activity from contestants or the contest holder than it may be forced closed by staff.

  9. Contests in total may not run more than 1 year past the original creation date. This is the maximum amount of time a contest may run and they may not be extended any further. (New rule as of February 6, 2017)

  • Gallery display:

⛄ Snowy/Frosty Contest ⛄
by Foxolotl @ Tue Dec 01, 2020 1:15 pm [Reply]

Draw something festive here, I guess :3 ;-;
This is a very small, lame contest, so enjoy these very small, lame prizes :lol:

1st prize - c$ 5 + 1 wishlist pet
2nd prize - c$ 1 + 1 wishlist pet
3rd prize - 1 wishlist pet

You may mark and start making entries I’ll add the form soon

Rules

Keep to the traits list

Make a minimum of 2 entries

Post under a cover

Post the form under your cover

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Username:
Why do you want to be an artist for Kanisharks?:
Will you put effort into your adopts?:
Will you obey the artist rules?:
Other?:

~XXXTENTACION~ @ Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:59 am

YESSS ID LOVE TO MARK~
is there any rules? or can we go free?

KestrelTheFirecat @ Tue Dec 01, 2020 9:27 am

~XXXTENTACION~ wrote:YESSS ID LOVE TO MARK~
is there any rules? or can we go free?

Rules are being added

KestrelTheFirecat @ Tue Dec 01, 2020 12:57 pm

Bump

Hello!
I am currently on the look out for some new characters! Human, Anthro and Feral!
So I decided to open a competition!
Everyone gets pets and items!
Max: 10 pets and five items.
Pet's rarity ranges from Common to very rare!
I prefer to send pets that are on people's wishlist along with items!


Rules:
1. I get to keep the characters and do what I like with it, gift it, trade it, sell it, or redesign it! (Artists will still be properly credited!!!!)
2. Do not copy someone else characters or even my own.
3. No copies of closed species
4. No neon colours please!
5. Do not complain if you don't get the pets you want or don't win the big prize
6. EVERYONE GET'S PETS AND ITEMS!
7. No gore!
8. Multiple entries are welcome! You get pets and items with each entry!

END DATE:
NOVEMBER 30TH



Now for the big prize of all!
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Adopt virtual pets at Chicken Smoothie!
A red toxic + 80 C$ + 20 items

Likes:
Males
Unique species (Hybrids, demons, etc!)
Rats
Big cats, especially extinct species
Dark colours
Bones
Edgy designs
Fluffy babies
Accessories (I highly suggest adding accessories!)
Blue's
Galaxy
Aliens & Cryptids
Piercings
Tattoos
Creepy designs
Cute designs
Maximum floof
Scars
Cool punk designs
Browns and tans
Cute country/farmer designs
Food Themed

Dislikes:
Super bright coloured designs
Multiple eyes
Cyborg type designs
Armour
Super simple designs
Horses/ Birds/ Monkeys
Too much pink
Characters from anime/cartoons


Here are some of my own characters if you want to see what I like:
Humans
Fursona's

Off Okekai entries are welcome!

-More to come!

I can't wait to see what you guys come up with!


Oekaki Entries:
Forum/viewtopic.php?f=38&t=4308739
Forum/viewtopic.php?f=38&t=4308804

plan(e)ts @ Tue Apr 14, 2020 10:01 am

mmmmmmark

CorvidCryptid @ Tue Apr 14, 2020 10:30 pm

Mark! I'll have to submit through image tags, because I can't use Oekaki, but Ima still do it!

Inuyasha @ Wed Apr 15, 2020 2:25 am

Bump!

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    everyone who enters will receive two commons or one uncommon pet if wanted!

    I am in search of a horse character I can draw. I always draw random horses and wish I could create designs !

    I'm looking for any realistic horse or any mythical type horse. slight demon/ joker faces accepted! PLEASE edit the mane and tail ! It's not required but i would love something else! I love short cropped tails with thick roached manes or uneven hair to long hair!! You can create simple solid horses to creative unrealistic horses! i do love a realistic base with unrealistic features! i love sooty horses and paints/ appys/ if an appy is what you want to do, please dont go too crazy with spots, be unique in anything you make ! you can go crazy !

    i can decide to keep ANY designs, so if you make a design you love on these lines, dont post it ! You can also enter however much you want !

    all designs I decide to keep will be sent either a very rare or two rares ! mind you the prizes I have are 2012- older ! all prizes awarded are in this group!

    have fun , and someone please help me out with a horse character !

Rescue2001 @ Tue Jul 21, 2020 7:00 pm

Mark!

rebel.appy @ Tue Jul 21, 2020 10:01 pm

bump!

RangerTheCowPony @ Tue Jul 21, 2020 10:47 pm

Mark :,0

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CLOSED based on this drawing by Tealea
by LuciferFalling @ Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:01 pm [Reply]

This is my first time doing this, so here's hoping I get it right the first time round and don't have to edit half a million times x'D

So recently I've had a big OC clearout and I'm looking for some new OCs that I'm actually likely to use!

Please, when removing the wording, don't remove the tealea watermark! For this reason please don't use the 3rd pup base as I realised I'd gone slightly over the watermark with the writing
You also don't have to use these bases, they can be off-oekaki or off-oekaki, the base is given as a guideline if it's wanted ♡

Some things I like:
-Glow/crystals
-Wings (the more the better)
-Leopard markings
-Big fluff
-Pastels
-Dark colours/natural colours
-Flowers/nature
-Halos
-Jewellery
-Stars/Moons
-Graceful designs

Some things I don't like:
-complete lack of markings (for example, an entirely brown coloured dog wouldn't appeal to me at all)
-Neon in most cases
-Dull colours (exception to this is natural palettes)
-Realistic dog designs- for example I'm unlikely to use just a regular dalmatian!
-Messy designs, I prefer where the design and colours flow well together and compliment each other!

Now onto the fun bit! Prizes!!

1st place will receive 100c$ + a rare/wishlist pet
2nd place will receive 50c$ + a rare/wishlist pet
3rd place will receive 30c$ + a rare/wishlist pet
4th place will receive 20c$ + a rare/wishlist pet
5th place will receive 10c$ + a rare/wishlist pet

All entries that I choose to keep will receive a rare/wishlist pet, however if you don't come in the top 3 and would prefer to keep your design instead of trading for the pet I offer you, you're completely welcome to do that! ♡

**Prizes may be added to as I get more c$, however prizes will not go down, they may go up.**

I think that's all? Thank you in advance to everyone who participates c:

THIS NOW ENDS AT THE END OF NOVEMBER (Due to a low amount of entries)

LuciferFalling @ Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:46 pm

Res

LuciferFalling @ Sun Aug 23, 2020 3:15 am

Res

LuciferFalling @ Sun Aug 23, 2020 3:19 am

Res

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Artist Search

Please make 3 Entries.
2 With Line Edits, 1 without. Custom lined entries are NOT ALLOWED

Only Common+ Traits are allowed.

Put this form under your first entry

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Username:
Timezone:
Past Experience:
Why do you want this position?:

I am looking for some designs to add to a new herd I'm forming out of some old designs/ocs, so I thought I'd hold a comp to try to get some other horse designs to add to it!

Payment/Prizes:
I will pay 3 C$ for solid/plainer horses (i.e a plain bay, or a black horse with socks and a star, or horses with rabicano or very minimal white markings like a few birdcatcher spots)

I will pay 5 C$ for white patterned horses (Overo, paint, appaloosa, pintaloosa, sabino, etc.) or chimera



Rules/Guidelines:
You can enter as many times as you want but no covers please!
I may buy multiple designs from the same player if they catch my eye
I'll go through and pick designs I like as they are posted or in groups (Depends how many entries there are)
Natural designs only please! (If you know genetics and would like to add a genotype with your entry feel free!)
Any designs I don't buy are yours to keep/sell or do with what you wish.


If I like your design I will post on it to let you know and if you are willing to sell it I'll send the trade! Please don't forget to add me to the lines of the entry!

When coloring this in feel free to edit the lines/mane/tail if desired

And please let me know if you would like credit for the design on someplace other than CS like DA or TH!

Things I like:
Grullo
Champagnes
Badger Face
Silver/Gray horses
Seal Brown
Blue Taffy/Silver Seal Brown
Pintaloosa
Paint Markings
Blanket & Extended Blanket Appaloosa
Appaloosa in general really lol
Roans
Duns



I'm not too picky though! A lot of different things can catch my eye.


This will remain open until Dec. 18th!

QueenOfWyrms @ Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:18 pm

mark

little_light @ Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:13 pm

    mark!

Fawntura @ Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:12 am

Mark!!!!!

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The World of Euphorians
Archives


Rules

* All CS art rules apply
* Don’t remove the “fake” sign
* Please post all of your entries under one cover
* This is not a place to make your own horses
* Put your form with the cover and post a
phenotype and genotype under each entry,
specific to the entry
* Make sure to fill out a form
* Usually the minimum to be considered is 3,
but this is case by case
* Only use realistic horse coats/genetics
* Don’t copy/insult the work of others
* Entries will not be real adopts, don’t
use them as characters
* Line edits are not allowed unless they are
preset
* Feel free to ask any questions you may have
* Please only enter of you actually want a position,
will be active, and agree with everything
in the artist hub
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Welcome to the artist search! It is here you
can make entries to try and become an artist
for Euphorians. If you are accepted to be
either a trial artist, guest artist, or full time
artist, you will be messaged by me, Kassypen,
and only by me. We cannot wait to see
what beautiful designs you all bring to the
community. Make sure you've read all of the
rules before trying out. Good luck!


Form


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Username:
[b]Do you agree to follow all artist rules
and guidelines?[/b]
[b]Are you familiar with Oekaki and
its tools?[/b]
[b]Do you fully understand horse
genetics?[/b]
[b]What do you think you could bring to
ERRP adopts?[/b]
[b]How many adopts do you think you
could put out on a monthly basis?[/b]
[b]Do you have any previous equine work?
(please link)[/b][/center]

acronymm @ Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:47 am

Mark ❤️

SnowRunners @ Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:07 am

Mark

xii. panic @ Tue Aug 13, 2019 3:59 am

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Artist Search|Customs|Nursery|Shop|Vault|Archive|Transfers|Fan-club|Discord
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Artist Competition: Open (X) / Closed ()
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Rules:

*Species & Tess rules apply

*You must make 2 entries to qualify (Max 4)

*You need to make 1 standard (No edits) & 1 with edits

*Follow the species element/trait chart when making entries.

*No cover needed! You may post your entries all separately!
(If you make a cover that's fine! Ill have to remember to check for new entries)

*Post all traits and element type used under your entries
(Traits: You may use unlimited traits from Rare and below) (Element type: you may use anything from uncommon and below)


*Every dragon needs an element type
(Check element type chart for more info) (There's no color restriction for this! Ex: A fire dragon can be purple)

*Make sure to write fake somewhere on the entry! (so there's no confusion!)

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☆You'll be judged on design and how well you follow the trait chart.

☆All hired artists will start as a guest artist

☆Every entry is worth 25 Star tokens! (So max 100 tokens if you make 4 entries)

☆When you become Guest Artist, you'll be making 3 adopts as part of your trial. If your designs are received well with the community, you'll be added as a permanent artist/ghost artist for Goliath's!

☆Don't make the cut? Stay positive! I'll be hiring additional guest artists during future events.
(I'll contact you for a temporary guest artist position)
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(Post this form below your first entry)
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[i][b]I wanna be an artist! :3[/b][/i]
Username:
Entries: (Link)
Do you have experience as an artist/guest artist? If so, Which species?: (link if possible)


For each entry:
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[quote][u][i]Entry #:[/i][/u]
[b][u]Dragon Element:[/u][/b]
[b][u]Traits:[/u][/b] (N/A if none used)
[/quote]

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Artist rewards:
~1 monthly Common MYO
~Added to Nursery/Custom Lines
~ Unlimited designs
~Added to the discord and private staff channel
(Given Dragon Tamer Role= Artist role name on Discord)
~Be in the loop about events, milestone adopts & general Goliath business
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Guest artist rewards:
~1 Common MYO
~3 trial designs (Not including your custom)
~added to the discord and private staff channel during your trial period
(Given Dragon Apprentice role = Guest Artist name on Discord)
~To be part of staff Temporarily, may involve events depending on the time you join as staff
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(3 months of Inactivity will get you kicked)

~Cockatiel~ @ Thu Jul 23, 2020 12:19 pm

Raw_Silver_Studios wrote:
~Closed at the moment, come back later~

(Open to reserves! Just don't make entries yet!)

bumop, i gotta make one lol

Raw_Silver_Studios @ Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:12 pm

Now open!

Sloth_-_ @ Wed Aug 05, 2020 4:09 am

marking so when i get some time ^^

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Line my Species! based on this drawing by Hubble
by KestrelTheFirecat @ Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:26 am Attachment(s) [Reply]

Ended Saltat01 won

- Snapdragon - @ Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:27 am

what exactly is your species?

DaniCalifornia @ Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:29 am

What is your species like? Do you have any sketches us participants can reference? We can't line your species if we don't know what they should look like.

KestrelTheFirecat @ Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:34 am

- Snapdragon - wrote:what exactly is your species?
DaniCalifornia wrote:What is your species like? Do you have any sketches us participants can reference? We can't line your species if we don't know what they should look like.

Sorry about that is forgot to add the scotches I did

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Hi there! We're looking for new artists for a new species, Shadow Cats! Rules are below~

Artist Entry Rules
• Please read the rules on the main page before entering
• Do not remove the sig or 'fake' sign
• Do not use these lines to create your own adoptables or just to 'color in' - this is for entries only
- If you're chosen, your entry may be claimed as your own using your MYO ticket - providing it doesn't contain any traits not allowed
• A reminder that artists (if chosen) need to make at least 1 adopt a month (4 weeks from their acceptance date)
• Guest Artists will remain a guest for at least 1 month before it will be decided if they will become an official artist
• You may make as many entries as you'd like
- At least 1 entry should contain some kind of line edits
• All entries must be made on oekaki

MeepMorpLazuli @ Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:15 pm

Marking vuv

Sin Tsukino @ Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:45 am

^^

Sin Tsukino @ Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:40 am

^^

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Dravolons Artist Search based on this drawing by TheUnknown
by TheUnknown @ Tue Dec 01, 2020 5:59 am [Reply]

Hello & welcome to the Dravolon Artist Search!
Here we're looking for possible Artists and Guest Artists!


Rules:
- Read all of the rules on the main page before entering!
- Do NOT remove the fake sign
- Don't use the lines just to color in/make your own adoptable - these are closed for a reason!
+ You may claim them with a ticket afterwards, if accepted, as long as they don't break any rules!
- You may make as many entries as you'd like, but we'd prefer if you'd make at least one with lineart edits!
- All entries must be on Oekaki
- Guest Artists will be a Guest Artist for a trial of 30 days. Within those 30 days they must make at least one adopt. Please read the guidelines about Guest Artists here
- I'll usually send you a PM with either me accepting or declining, usually with a bit of constructive criticism (if declined). Will also answer any pms about this/questions asked!
- still adding as we go along ♥

feel free to post/mark

Draw aqua anthro!
by _Kami_ @ Wed Nov 04, 2020 4:51 am [Reply]

Hey y’all!

I am already planning to start my Halloween costume for next year! It’ll be a huge project, and I want to be aqua! https://toyhou.se/7499059.aqua/gallery

She’s my oldest and dearest character, who’s been comforting me for as long as I can remember! In order to make her, I need a humanoid ref of her for convenience! I am willing to pay at least 25C$ for a complete ref! I would like a front, back, and side view, plus full with color! I’m hoping to make parts of her glow, too, so a lot up ref would be great as well! I’d also like a mask ref, and a maskless ref! If you enter for this, I’d be eternally greatful! Every complete entry will get a prize, so don’t worry about that! There isn’t an end date for this, just till I find an entry that I feel as though I can use best for an accurate reference! This is MY character, so you can’t use your complete refs if you don’t win. Sorry. I will be buying all of these with WL pets of yours, or something else. Please link your toy house so I may credit it.

KestrelTheFirecat @ Wed Nov 04, 2020 4:55 am

Mark

KestrelTheFirecat @ Wed Nov 04, 2020 5:02 am

One question what kind of species is she and is it ok to use a f2u base for her of her species and do it of okali?

_Kami_ @ Wed Nov 04, 2020 5:06 am

KestrelTheFirecat wrote:One question what kind of species is she and is it ok to use a f2u base for her of her species and do it of okali?



She’s a western dragon, and no, I am Paying for a commission, not a custom. But oekaki is the program I prefer. Off oekaki entries are fine as well.

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Tatsumon | Artist Search based on this drawing by sweathie
by sweathie @ Sun Nov 22, 2020 9:43 am [Reply]

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rules | rarities | customs, myos, and breedings | staff

Welcome to the Artist Seach!
1. Do not remove my signature/"fake" tag
2. Do not add any traits over common - this is to test your skills on a base level!
3. Do not make a cover
4. You may make as many entries as you want!
5. You may sell/claim your finished design as an MYO slot, or make it an official adopt if you are chosen as an artist
6. All entries must be on oekaki
7. This competition is currently untimed!

Include this form with all of your entries
* = optional
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username:
time zone:
days/times active:
do you have a discord/would you be willing to make a discord account?:
can you meet the requirement of 2 Tatsumon a month:
previous entries:*
anything else?:*

corvidous @ Sun Nov 22, 2020 9:56 am

Marking to enter,,,

GLITTER @ Sun Nov 22, 2020 10:02 am

mark ^^

SilhouetteStation @ Sun Nov 22, 2020 10:23 am

    mark :>

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You may make as many entries as you like.

Rules:

Use realistic coat colors

Make at least 2 entries

Don’t use this to color in your own ocs.

Have fun!

Post previous experience

Do not remove the fake sign

Post this form under the entry
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Username:
Coat color:
Eye color:

Why do you want to become an artist?:
Will you be putting time into adopts?:
Other:

KestrelTheFirecat @ Mon Nov 30, 2020 12:43 pm

Bump

KestrelTheFirecat @ Tue Dec 01, 2020 4:55 am

bump

I've been looking for designs but never found one I really liked so I will host a contest. I don't have much but I really wanted to do this. I keep to 3 designs. The rest of you can keep them.
Prizes listed in the post below.

Things I like:
Creepy/scary things
Dark color pallets
Demons/cryptids
Black/Blue/Brown
Skull heads/scars/missing limbs
Looooong tails
Extra eyes/limbs
Natural designs with unnatural features
Glowing/mechanical parts

Things I don't like:
Pink/yellow
Neon colors (they hurt my eyes)
Girly/fairly/cute designs
Short/no tail

If I did something wrong please let me know.

Galaxystar01 @ Fri Nov 13, 2020 11:05 am

Can I participate????

Jupiter443556 @ Fri Nov 13, 2020 11:48 am

Galaxystar01 wrote:Can I participate????

Everyone can!

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First of all, what i'm basically looking for is a european dragon type species; with a stockier type build for males and a slimmer build for females. I would like a minimum of 4 lines (hatchling, baby, adult and elder) but you could add an egg layer if you wanted too : D

End date: 7th December
Possible time extension votes open on last page


Rules:
. All entries must not be made into another species to avoid strong similarities between the two
. I would like to be added to the lines just so i can see all the different lines included
. All entries must be finished to be considered for winning, no WIP pieces will be considered
. All entries should be high quality
. Please feel free to include your signature on the design!
. The winning lines will be mine when payment sent
. Please be polite to everyone entering
. I may add more rules as this progresses but will DM any who enter notifying of these new rules!
. Nothing that goes against CS guidelines should be included
. I may offer to buy other lines if i really like them
. This is a no pressure zone!
. I can give give little hints to all contestants if asked for them!


What i'd like to see:
. Stockier male dragon, slimmer female dragon
. Elder lines being extravagant (more fur, spines, large wings, pronounced muscles, ect/ things like that!)
. Organised layers
. More of a realistic style instead of a chibi/ cartoony style *Note that i'm not necessarily looking for realism, just not the chunkier chibi style :) *
. Extra tufts of hair on the elbows/ manes on the male dragons (optional)
*I may add more to this too!*


Prizes: 300c$ + 1-5 WL rare pets depending on dates
I may purchase others for 300c$ too!


What i need to see:
.In these peices i need to see 4 sets of lines as a minimum
.Any of the backgrounds on the post but don't delete please!
.Must have some kind of optional hair on all of the dragon builds, (male/female/elder)
. I must be added to the finished peice so i can inspect tbe lines
. I need to see good quality lines
. Some element of my preferred style in all designs

Luxio @ Mon Sep 07, 2020 6:54 am

Inspiration: *I may add more images to this if i feel like they fit what i'm looking for! : D - All found via google and i own none of these images, please do not copy these designs and only use them as inspiration!

Image Drawn by Elysion
on pintrest-Elder
Image-Female
Image-Elder
Image-Male
Image-Male

Luxio @ Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:57 am

up

Luxio @ Mon Sep 07, 2020 12:07 pm

Up

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• • • •

- all main page rules apply
- no using these lines to make adoptables / color-ins
- please mark the main page
- as a guest artist, I'd like about 3 adopts in a month from you
- please do not post forms here; just on your submissions
- no line edits please
- do not remove the fake sign
- please post each entry individually, with a link back to previous entries (if applicable)

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[b]Username:[/b]
[b]Will you have time to make the desired amount of adopts?:[/b]
[b]Have you marked the main page?:[/b]
[b]Would you be interested in becoming a main artist?:[/b]
[b]Have you read all of the rules (main, artist, and lore)?:[/b]

SilhouetteStation @ Thu Nov 26, 2020 2:21 pm

^

saltat1o @ Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:44 pm

if marking isn't allowed i'll delete this, but mark

SilhouetteStation @ Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:40 pm

^

Hello there, welcome to my contest! I've been collecting some C$ over the Halloween Season so step right up for some prizes!

This contest has 2 rounds: A character art contest and a backstory contest.

The character art contest includes designing my character for me. I've got the base down but I need some more info, and there's already colors down.

The backstory contest includes creating a backstory. I have a few ideas for writing prompts but I do need some help with a proper backstory. Please try to write at least 50 words! :)

Both rounds will be ongoing at the same time. Here's how to enter and the prizes!

In order to enter for the Backstory Contest, simply claim a spot by posting here. Go ahead and post a WIP if you need to as well!
In order to enter for the Art Contest, simply give me a design I could use and edit the picture to art it up- skill does not matter!
You will be credited for your work!


(If any of the slots aren't taken by the time this ends, the prize will just be disbanded.)
Art contest:
1st 35 C$
2nd 20 C$
3rd 10 C$

Backstory contest:
1st 30 C$
2nd 20 C$
3rd 10 C$

The contest will end around December, not sure but i'll try to end it before Christmas. Once it's ended i'll give each of the backstories and designs a rank out of ten, some things I liked and some things I would change.

More info about the contests will be on a seperate post down below!

Hummingbird! @ Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:34 am

Art Contest
Just some information of what I have so far for the character, they're a feline anthro. The shirt is supposed to be a wool sweater that's a bit too long, and has the sleeves tucked in. Also, they're supposed to be a cream solid-color with a small amount of white on their jaw and one of their toes- i'm not sure which.

Entered:
KestrelTheFirecat (-/10)

Backstory Contest

My generic theory is that anthros in my universe were created as genetic experiments, and released due to failure. I'm not sure how far deep i'll get into this, but it's a little prompt if you need it. They're also supposed to be female, with a normalish personality and a calm demeanor, who loves helping others.

Entered: KestrelTheFirecat (-/10)
RonnieRadkesNipple (-/10)

KestrelTheFirecat @ Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:25 am

Can I do it off olaki?

Hummingbird! @ Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:51 pm

Bump to get the bumper button

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FLOC
floc - singular ⟡ flox - plural ⟡
«the flox are a species of psychic, floating foxes whose powers have been sealed away since ancient times.
unlocking flox with magic keys releases a burst of light or dark aura based on the floc's nature.
by adopting a floc, you agree to assist in the mission to uncover the mysteries of their past.
are you up to the challenge?


⟡ species created and owned by akami-chan and managed by alliureendorsement
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    interested in becoming an artist for fox-n-key? or... maybe earning some tokens?
    well, this is your chance !! c:
    here, you can design //very exciting// floc backgrounds to either try out for a guest artist position, earn tokens, or both !!

    but wait––what are tokens?
    tokens Image are the official currency we use here in the floc realm.
    they may be used to buy items from the shop in the near future !

    listed below are the rules and guidelines for this search.
    please make sure to read and understand them thoroughly before entering.
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    ⟡ you are to post a fully designed rectangle with a transparent background and the key with your design clipped to it.
    ⟡ there are detailed instructions under the cover, please read and follow them carefully.
    ⟡ entries that fail to follow these guidelines will be ignored.

    here is a helpful guide to see where the design will go on the animated floc. try not to crowd corners.

    ⟡ feel free to create as many entries as you like––this is an ongoing search until stated otherwise.
    ⟡ do not post entries under a cover.
    ⟡ it is preferred that you link all previous entries.

    off-oekaki entries are accepted, but only tokens may be earned from these designs.
    you will not be considered for a guest artist position. the psd can be found here.
    ⟡ once you have created a design, submit it by replying to this thread with the full transparent image of the pattern field.
    you are welcome to post as many entries as you would like. do not add new designs to old posts. they will likely be missed.

    ⟡ if we like what we see, one (or both) of these situations can happen:
    1) your design will be made into a floc !
    2) you will be invited to be a guest artist !

    1) if your design is made into a floc, you will be notified and rewarded with 15 tokens.
    1) if your entry was off-oekaki, it will be made into an official floc that will be given out in a game stream.

    2) if you are invited to be a guest artist, you are allowed to make up to five official adopts within a one month period––and earn an unedited custom floc that does not count towards your eight-floc limit.**

    ⟡ even though this is an artist search, you are welcome to post designs solely for the purpose of trying to earn tokens. you are not required to enter with the intention of being hired as a guest artist. if you are not interested in being hired, please state so. in this case, including the key is optional.

    guest artist guidelines
    ⟡ joining/being in the discord is highly preferred but not required.
    ⟡ you must create at least two new (not entries converted to adopts) designs before creating your custom.
    ⟡ you are free to turn one of your entries into your custom.
    ⟡ if you wish to turn an entry (that wasn't already made) into an official adopt, you are free to do so.
    ⟡ ⟡ however, of your monthly five, a maximum of two may be created this way.
    ⟡ ⟡ this is also discouraged, as the purpose of being a guest artist is to demonstrate (with more designs) what youre capable of !
    ⟡ after you have finished your trial, you will be released back into the wild and are free to try again !

    ⟡ by making an entry and posting it under/replying to this oekaki, you agree and understand that your design may be made into an official floc. if you do not want your design to be used, do not post it.

    ⟡ do not inquire about official artist positions.
    ⟡ if i am interested in your work, you will be invited via pm !!

    ...whew *o* that was a lot.
    thank you for reading and happy designing !
    if you have any further questions, feel free to post below or contact me privately.

    **
    please note that users may only ever earn one such artist custom. other customs may be earned if hired as an official artist, but they will count towards your limit. this means that if you were hired as a guest artist before, created a custom, and are hired again, you do not get another. these customs are strictly limited to one per person, no matter how many times you are hired.

jasps @ Thu Oct 22, 2020 11:00 am

hope its okay 2 mark now!

Camouflaged Leafeon @ Sat Oct 24, 2020 1:58 am

Um.. when i opened oekaki to make an entry, i realized that there is no clipping button to clip layers together.. Or is it just the version of oekaki im using, which is ChickenPaint, doesnt have clipping masks?

Camouflaged Leafeon @ Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:03 am

Camouflaged Leafeon wrote:Um.. when i opened oekaki to make an entry, i realized that there is no clipping button to clip layers together.. Or is it just the version of oekaki im using, which is ChickenPaint, doesnt have clipping masks?

I JUST switched to ChickenPaint 2.0, so nevermind! XD

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end date;; CLOSED

i'm deciding that now that i have a bunch of c$ again, i'm gonna open another character contest. i've hosted one before that went quite well- so hopefully this one goes even better with slightly higher stakes.

my last contest had a prize of 1.1k c$ + some rares/very rares as prizes, and now we've raised that by 400 c$ in hopes of even more interest--

that being said, there's rules/regulations, as well as specific things you might want to follow for your chance to win.

if there's a character that doesn't win, but i really like the character, i may pm you afterwards to inquire about buying it!

-- for this contest, the character must be a *male human/humanoid*. despite being human/humanoid, they can have multiple forms, if you wish --

this character must;;
- be male
- be human/humanoid (multiple forms such as "wolf form + human form" allowed)
- be made on this thread-- you are not allowed to use "character generators" or "dress up games", and this must also be a character made specifically for this contest. you cannot just go to a random folder on your toyhouse etc and pull one out and say it's your contest entry. characters drawn off oekaki are acceptable, you just have to doodle something from this thread with a cover and put it in the post.
- be original. you have to make your own design, you can't just rip off of someone else's entry, someone else's character, or even mine/my designs. it must be original.
- drawn in a fullbody perspective/reference.

things i personally like;;

** heavily desired / liked

- messy hair
- tattoos **
- scars **
- two forms **
- a tail or a long tail with tuft of fur on end (not all have to have the fur -- i also like *long* tails)
- werewolves / demons / vampires / incubus **
- masks **
- vitiligo
- horns (sometimes)

things i personally dislike;;
(please try to stay away from these!! not just for my own preference, but for your own chances to win)

- wings
- super furry tails
- random colorbomb designs- i like things that are pleasant to look at.
- long hair
- scales
- anthro / feral designs
- bright/vibrant/overly messy/eyestrain designs

food for thought;; (feel free to use these for your design or simply use them as inspiration!)
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rules;;

- the design you enter in this contest must be of your own work and no one else's. it must be done by you and you may not copy other entries or simply other art for that matter.
- i can cancel this without choosing a winner (not taking a character) if i don't find the time, motivation, or like of any entries. if this happens (it most likely will not), consolation "prizes" will be handed out.
- if i pick your character and you win, i then own the design and you will receive your prize - upon me owning the character, they are then mine to do what i want with.
- you may sell / keep designs that don't win.
- if i ever grow tired of these characters that win, i will be allowed to resell / trade them off for similar pricings (or more, depending on art + extras).
- cs rules apply

if you don't follow these rules you'll be disqualified from the contest + reported to mods depending on what rule you broke (ie stealing art/characters)

extras;;

- you may pretty up your entry if you wish, ie custom moodboards, slight backstories, extra coding, etc.

prizes;;

first place;;
1500 c$
all pets with **FIRST**

second place;;
all pets with **SECOND**

third place;;
all pets with **THIRD**

fourth place;;
first pick of THREE pets out of all pets with **FOURTH/FIFTH**

fifth place;;
REMAINING three pets out of all pets with **FOURTH/FIFTH**

prize pictures;;

first;;
1500 c$ +
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second;;
Image + Image + Image + Image

third;;
Image +
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fourth/fifth;;
final pick of 3 pets each of the remaining 6
Image + Image + Image + Image + Image + Image

weary @ Mon Oct 19, 2020 2:57 pm

    gentle mark

Foxolotl @ Mon Oct 19, 2020 3:12 pm

Mark!

Skidj @ Mon Oct 19, 2020 3:18 pm

mark!

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❤ To begin with, be sure that you have looked over all rules!
❤ Please try to make a cover and make things organized. If not, no worries! It's recommended, but entirely optional.
❤ Post phenotype [physical coloration/patterning] underneath each entry. Genotype is optional, but not required.
❤ Feel free to mess around with the tack and mane/tail options, there are many different possibilities! If you use tack though on your entries, be sure to post a tackless version.
❤ Line edits allowed and encouraged! Whether they be mane, tail, accessories, etc.
❤ Take your time! There's no rush. Just enjoy yourself and explore the possibilities.
❤ Minimum entries: 2
❤ Maximum entries: 5
❤ Natural colors/patterns only.
❤ If you complete your entries, you will be sent a message with an answer if you are accepted, or not. Please be patient while we decide!
❤ Delete the word 'Artist Search' only! Keep fake sign + signature.
❤ These are fake Cupido Draft Horses. You cannot use them for absolutely anything.
❤ Only color in if you plan to become an artist. Artists will automatically be accepted for making adopts, as well as breedings and customs, but you're more than welcome to decide if you'd like to do all three, or a select few.
❤ Artists must make 3 adopts a month minimum, no maximum.
❤ Artists are allowed to claim one entry, if they so desire.


Artist try-out form;
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[b][i]I would like to be an artist![/i][/b]
[b]Username[/b];
[b]Experience[/b]?;
[b]Do you have a Discord[/b]?;
[b]Can you meet the minimum amount of adopts?[/b];
[b]How active are you, 1-10?[/b];
[b]Are you familiar with our rules?[/b];


Moderator form;
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[b][i]I would like to be a moderator![/i][/b]
[b]Username[/b];
[b]Experience[/b]?;
[b]How active are you? rating of 1-10[/b];
[b]Do you have a discord?[/b];
[b]How would you react to theft?[/b];


Archivist form;
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[b][i]I would like to be an archivist![/i][/b]
[b]Username[/b];
[b]Experience/examples[/b]?;
[b]Could you keep up with the archives?[/b];


Thank you! Feel free to mark if you're interested.

RangerTheCowPony @ Sat Jul 04, 2020 11:57 pm

Mark! Omg I’m doing this as soon as I get home :0

DraconisSumeris @ Sun Jul 05, 2020 3:24 pm

Do eye colors have to Be Natural or can we have a Bit of fun with them?

acronymm @ Sun Jul 05, 2020 3:25 pm

DraconisSumeris wrote:Do eye colors have to Be Natural or can we have a Bit of fun with them?

eye colors may indeed be unnatural! <3

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Hi all,

decided to run a contest to revamp my fursona.
her toyhouse with all her pics;

most important; prizes;

winner will get their choice of a line tribal
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or 200C$

if i like other designs i may offer to buy them as well.

rules:
- doesn't have to be on oekaki, can be on any art platform you like (sai, ps, firealpaca, etc.)
- please have fun with this, i love to see what you come up with!!
- just no rude comments or anything pls ^^
- i can cancel this without a winner!
- will probably end in around a months time (4 weeks)

ok now onto things i would like in my oc!
- please keep her collar, but feel free to touch it up or add your own elements
- should be a female jaguar, this is a revamp contest not a new design contest :>
- the colour palatte is uploaded here on oekaki, feel free to play around with the colours! however, i would prefer to be mostly black so please keep this in mind
- keep her eye colour (blue sclera, red eyes)
- i would like her to look kind of goth and very alternative
- FERAL ONLY
- tattoos
- here are my characters if you want inspo into what i like
- pinterest board for like . aesthetics!
- if you add hair i prefer short hair
- not too complicated designs
- symmetrical
- designs i like BUT HAVE NOT UPDATED IN A LONG TIME
- just do whatever you feel like adding! this is meant to be fun
- heck it, give me name suggestions too if you feel up to it


things i don't want on my oc
- not symmetrical
- too overly complicated
- too bright, i like splashes of colour but mostly black would be best
- wings

that's all for now but i may add more as time goes on. please feel free to ask q's

nocturnes @ Sun Nov 15, 2020 2:48 pm

^

nocturnes @ Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:01 am

nocturnes wrote:^

nocturnes @ Mon Nov 16, 2020 3:36 pm

nocturnes wrote:^

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Welcome to artist search! We are seeking active, creative members who can apply
realistic cat coats to this base. You will join as a guest artist for any time between 2 weeks and a month,
and if chosen, make a minimum of 3 adopts. Displaying your ability to create edits in artist search is a
great way to showcase skills, but any guest artist adoptables must not have edits above uncommon. You
may review staff rules here. You may make a maximum of 6 entries a month and a minimum of 4
(in general) before being chosen. Remember to use realistic coloring and semi-realistic markings. Any
questions can be relayed to me or frostea ! Feel free to mark. Make sure to link all previous entries!

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Thank you, again, to clarke, for the coding!

inuyashas @ Sat Dec 21, 2019 3:41 am

Mark

I Like Bees @ Sun Jan 05, 2020 12:00 pm

Bump!

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Token found!

FooeyJam @ Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:14 pm

tracking

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