A basic architectural and man-made structure that provides cover and must be the main focus of your artwork

Brick Shelter (NOT a Stone Shelter)

This challenge closed almost 4 years ago.

The Challenge

This shelter must be made of brick NOT stone. Your entry MUST adhere to these rules: Image of good focus, clarity and composition – focus is very obviously on the shelter and not on any other object in the image – very few if any people, animals, and other objects. AND image must be in our Shelters Gallery. Host will make the final decision whether the image meets all these requirements.

Judging / Voting Criteria

A well thought out composition with excellent clarity and focus that follows this groups guidelines above.

Rewards & Prizes

Image and winner will be featured on the home page, in our permanent winners gallery, on our Facebook page.

Additional Information

Follow RB and our group’s rules. Solicitation of votes for any particular image will not only be frowned upon but will get your image and yourself removed from the group, Shelters. At any time before, during or after the voting the hosts may remove, without any notice to the artist, any entries that do not conform to the rules of the challenge. Hosts may enter challenges also.

Cover Image: Park County Library, Fairplay by Graeme Hyde


The Top Ten

Down By the Station by LarryB007

Down By the Station by LarryB007 was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 4 votes.

  • Little Bridgedale House, Bridgetown, Western Australia by Elaine Teague
  • Duke of Westminster Lodge, Chester by AnnDixon
  • Santo Domingo Convent, Cusco by Maggie Hegarty
  • Old House Arthur River # 3 by Eve Parry
  • Old Church by James Brotherton
  • The Olde Gardener's Cottage by Michael John
  • St. Vincent's College by vigor
  • Rector's Palace, Dubrovnik, Croatia by Margaret  Hyde
  • Pishiobury House by Nigel Bangert

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  1. A Shelter That Looks Like or Resembles Something Else

    A Shelter That Looks Like or Resembles Something Else

    All Rules of the group still apply. Enter an image of an unusual shelter that resembles or loo…

    Entries close and voting starts 6 days from now