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November 2011 Thankfulness AVATAR Challenge!

This challenge closed over 5 years ago.

The Challenge

The WINNER of this challenge will be the AVATAR FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2011!!

Please enter your beautiful artwork depicting the theme of GRATITUDE or THANKFULNESS

This challenge theme is open to interpretation, so please just enter work that makes you feel grateful, thankful, or happy to be alive:)!

Entry rules and submission guidelines:

Please, remember to add to our Group your beautiful work! Work not in the group will not be eligible for voting!

Please enter your BEST WORK! Remember that your work will represent our group as a whole!

Any artwork already accepted in our Group is welcome in this Challenge!…:)

  1. Works accepted in this challenge include:

hand-painted Paintings
hand-drawn Drawings
hand-painted digital Paintings
hand-drawn digital Drawings

REMEMBER, photography, photomanipulations, fractals, or any other non-handmade work are NOT accepted in Impressionism Cafe!

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for the BEST work(s), the ones you would want to REPRESENT OUR WONDERFUL GROUP!

Rewards & Prizes

The First Place winning artwork and Artist will be awarded with our _First Place Winner banner_ and Ribbon, in a comment on the winning work and the Challenge Winners Forum.

Also…. will be our Group Avatar for the month of NOVEMBER, and consequently Featured on our homepage all month long!!!

In case of a tie, the Avatar feature will be split up evenly amongst the winners.

Additional Information

This IMPORTANT Challenge will be open for entries for five days and for voting for another five days.

Any question or comments regarding this challenge, may be posted in our Forum, General Discussions

Cover Image: 'The Giving Tree' (Dedicated to Shel Silverstein) by Jerry Kirk


The Top Ten

Why I Live Where I Live by Lynda Robinson

Why I Live Where I Live by Lynda Robinson was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 9 votes.

  • Lest We Forget by Dianne  Ilka
  • Picked for you.... by Ivana Pinaffo
  • Pink Cosmos by Amy-Elyse Neer
  • Winter....Grateful by ©Janis Zroback
  • The Gardener by Jim Phillips
  • Sea side walk after Pino by Kostas Koutsoukanidis
  • Cock & Sucker by greg ottlinger
  • You Are Not alone by hollyspirit
  • Avenue of Honour - Bacchus Marsh Vic Australia by Margaret Morgan (Watkins)

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