12 Great Features - Challenge Themes ONLY *(CLOSED FOR REFURBISHMENT)*

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Visual Textures

This challenge closed over 8 years ago.

The Challenge

*Please read ALL of the following before entering this challenge

1. This challenge is to see what kind of textures you can find in nature, your home or wherever it finds you. Please submit NEW work. Let’s keep the group fresh and not submit works that have been seen over and over again, challenge yourself to find and try something new. Macro or close-up shots ONLY. NO ANIMAL OR HUMAN ELEMENTS.

2. I reserve the right to reject any image that does not follow the guidelines.

3. All entries MUST be submitted to the group. It is not necessary to wait for approval to enter the challenge, but you MUST submit to the group at the same time. Entries NOT submitted will be removed without notice or explanation. Submit your image to the group and re-enter the challenge.

4. NO NUDITY OR SAFE FILTERS

5. Good Luck and Have Fun!*

Please post suggestions for challenge themes in the Forum

Judging / Voting Criteria

*Vote for your favorite image.

No begging for votes, please. Let your image win on its own merits.

Those caught with an influx of last minute votes will be removed from the challenge and the group.*

Rewards & Prizes

*Winning entry will become the group avatar for the week.

The Top Ten entries will be featured for the week.

The winning entry’s artist will be the featured artist of the week*

Additional Information

*Entries that do not comply with the rules of this challenge will be removed without notice or explanation. NO EXCEPTIONS.

NO NUDITY OR SAFE FILTERS

Entries must be uploaded to the group before entering the challenge. It is not necessary to wait for approval to enter the challenge, but you MUST submit to the group at the same time. Entries NOT submitted will be removed without notice or explanation. NO EXCEPTIONS.

I will NOT answer individual BMs asking why your entry was removed. You will find the answer in the above requirements of the challenge. I do not judge the quality of your work (please submit your best), but check for challenge compliance.

No begging for votes, please. Let your image win on its own merits.

Those caught with an influx of last minute votes will be removed from the challenge and the group.*

Cover Image: Gray Texture by Donna Adamski

Completed

The Top Ten

Orange by Kos Cos

Orange by Kos Cos was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • Petals by Luca Renoldi
  • Stuck on me by Simon Duckworth
  • So Far by AsEyeSee
  • New Heart by JKKimball
  • Art of Nature by Anne-Marie Bokslag
  • Hold on Tight by Alyce Taylor
  • Around the ground by Etienne RUGGERI Artwork
  • wooden rivers by Anthony Mancuso
  • Canvas Leaf II by Tom Newman

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