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update!: thank you so much for all awesome entries 8D! I'll announce the winner tomorrow :D
you can check all entries here: jiyu-kaze.deviantart.com/favou…                 (notify me if yours is not in)

the OC contest begins at 12:00:00 AM (pacific time) on november 29th, 2013
it will end at 11:59:59 PM (pacific time) on january 7th, 2014


Theme
draw your own Original Character (full body, fully colored) ^^

media
traditional or digital art (please draw/paint with your own style)

judging
Only one winner will be selected by myself
All Entries will be judged on the following criteria:
-originality of the character
-technical skill

price
the winner will receive a high quality illustration based on his/her OC (he/she will be able to sell it on his/her deviantart page or any other websites)
I just started a "donation pool" on my DA page so any points I will receive will be given to the winner at the end of this contest.
 (。⌒∇⌒)。
Soul Eater by Jiyu-Kaze
How to enter
link your entry in the comment below



well, good luck to anyone who want to participate (`・ω・´)” and feel free to share this journal btw^^



new update:

sorry for the super long delay x/

first of all, I would like to thank you for the awesome entries! :D and everybody did a good job!! then don't be disapointed if you don't win.

honestly, I really want to give something to all of you but I just don't have the time for that sorry.

anyways :D here's the winner:

first choe - concept. by purenai



congratulation :iconpurenai: :D

I really like the personality of your character, and his outfit is pretty original :) yup
I will begin to draw your OC when I will be in vacation, february 1st :/ (damn...too many works >.<)


okay!! thank you again for participating!! see you next time :D (maybe...)

ps: if you want a review/critique of your entry, just comment this journal :)



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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2014  Student
Thanks for holding the contest and congrats to :iconpurenai:
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:iconokaygreat:
Okaygreat Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014
Woohoo, way to go purenai!
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:iconthief-noctis:
Thief-Noctis Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Aw... but well done to the winner.
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:iconmoonchoco1995:
MoonChoco1995 Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Congratzzzz!!! :squee:
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:iconkyrahiko:
Kyrahiko Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
congrats yeeeyy :squee:
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:iconsarahwidiyanti:
SarahWidiyanti Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2014
hey congrats for winning this :D
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:iconsoulsmith1:
soulSmith1 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014  Student Artisan Crafter
lol if i joined i would draw myself as a Cerberus armor NO ONE COPY ME i LOVE cerb
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014   General Artist
ok ok
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:iconsoulsmith1:
soulSmith1 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014  Student Artisan Crafter
lol XD
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:iconpurenai:
purenai Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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:iconyenyenn:
YenYenN Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014
yenyenn.deviantart.com/art/Ori… My entry >__< I hope this little guy does okay in your rankings.
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:iconawkwardsheep:
awkwardSHEEP Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconquake122:
quake122 Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Student General Artist
here's my entry, fav.me/d71bk35
(wish i had a bit more time) hope you like it, it was a pleasure to draw it.:D (Big Grin) 
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:iconkyuutan:
Kyuutan Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Here is my entry : kyuutan.deviantart.com/art/Nan…
I hope I'm not too late! ><
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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014  Student
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:iconstreamtiem:
streamtiem Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I REALLY want this to win.
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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014  Student
Just in case it weren't obvious, the fish girl is my OC.  ^_^;
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014   General Artist
okay thanks :D
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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Student
Welcome!  :D
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:icondotty99212:
dotty99212 Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014  Hobbyist
i want to enter <3 for a second then i saw jan 7th and i was like NOOOO then i realised it's jan 7th 11:59:59 and was like phewwwww 
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 6, 2014   General Artist
lol xD
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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014  Student
I hope I am not too late if I submit my entry tomorrow!  ;___;
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014   General Artist
it's okay :)
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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014  Student
Thank you!!  ~_~
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:iconokaygreat:
Okaygreat Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014
fav.me/d7107a0

My OC - the beginning stages.

Thanks Jiyu-Kaze, you got me through a bit of a block there.
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014   General Artist
thanks :D
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014   General Artist
you really want to win, don't you? XDDD lol thanks again :D
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:iconsarahwidiyanti:
SarahWidiyanti Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014
lol yeah I try my best xD
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:iconkyrahiko:
Kyrahiko Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I wish I'd have ab oc :') haha good luck to everyone  :happybounce: 
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014   General Artist
lol xD u can always draw ur own now u know :P
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:iconkyrahiko:
Kyrahiko Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I suck in creating smtn :p haha but one day I'll have one xD
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:iconokaygreat:
Okaygreat Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014
Huh?!? I saw your gallery, so I don't understand your comment. Your art is great!
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:iconkyrahiko:
Kyrahiko Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Haha thanks but I mean in creating something out of no where.. for my arts I use many different references 8D
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:iconsarahwidiyanti:
SarahWidiyanti Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2014
aaa yeaaah extendeeed :iconpapcryplz: this is what i need
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2014   General Artist
omg i didn't even notice that i wrote 7st instead of 7th lmao xDDDD
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:iconsarahwidiyanti:
SarahWidiyanti Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2014
the first typo on new year =P
btw what maximum amount of entry? :la:
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014   General Artist
infinite :P
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:iconsarahwidiyanti:
SarahWidiyanti Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2014
:iconojigoyanggayungplz: yaaaaaaaaaaay
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:iconalef-gp:
Alef-GP Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2013  Student General Artist
Can I enter the contest with my OC Kami and this artwork?
I started this artwork before knowing about the contest, but after finished it considering to enter the contest with it.
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2013   General Artist
yes you can^^ thank you btw :D
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:iconalef-gp:
Alef-GP Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013  Student General Artist
So I'm in!? Yay! :dummy: Much grateful! :thanks:
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:iconzaiye:
Zaiye Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2013  Student
Oh, this sounds fun!
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013   General Artist
:D xD
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:icondiscarbia:
Discarbia Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
what a cool contest this is, i have one entery, but I have a few questions before i can submit it to the contest: can i submit more then ones? and does it need to be a character with a story, or does it count as long at it's a originale desing? 
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013   General Artist
yes you can submit more than ones^^

the design of your character will be much more interesting if it's based on a story. but it's up to you :D
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:icondiscarbia:
Discarbia Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
awesome :D thanks ^^ 
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:iconyunlinger:
Yunlinger Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2013
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:iconjiyu-kaze:
Jiyu-Kaze Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013   General Artist
cool xD thanks :)
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:iconyunlinger:
Yunlinger Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013
haha it's nothing,
It is, ws a pleasure!
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