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Traditional Drawing - Black and White Only

Using only Pencil, Black Ink, Graphite Pencils and Charcoal

Your Best Piece

This challenge closed almost 4 years ago.

The Challenge

Hi all, this challenge is “Your Best Piece”. It can be of anything at all (as long as it falls within the group guidelines). It must be the one piece of artwork that you consider the best above all others that you have drawn.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Choose the image that you like best! Please no soliciting for votes, this is grounds for disqualification.

Rewards & Prizes

The privilege of knowing that you have come first in the competition and you will be featured on the front page for three months. Of course you will also receive a fantastic winners badge for everyone to see.

Top ten winners also recieve a badge.

Additional Information

Must be a member to enter.
Good luck!

Cover Image: Chinky and Chang : ink drawing by Roz McQuillan


The Top Ten

Brothers Plus Two by Kay Kempton Raade

Brothers Plus Two by Kay Kempton Raade was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

  • John Wayne as Rooster Cogburn by Ronny Hart
  • German Shepherd  by Damian May
  • Max, RIP My Friend by BarbBarcikKeith
  • Gloria Dei (drawing version) by Michele Filoscia
  • Cat in Sunlight by StephDix
  • The Next Doctor by th3doctor
  • Pomeranian by Linda Costello Hinchey
  • Waiting for her lover in Tucson, Arizona by James Lewis Hamilton
  • Stag beetle clock surreal black and white pen ink drawing by Vitaliy Gonikman

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