Almost Daily Challenges

Action Verbs

This challenge closed over 9 years ago.

The Challenge

All artworks should either have a verb (an action word) in the title or be depicting an action taking place—ie. “Running Scared”, kids jumping on a trampoline, “Swimming Laps”, skipping, rolling, etc.

Verbs that ARE acceptable are the ones you can see happening and require movement. Examples: running, jumping, flying, stretching, leaping, eating, chasing, raking, working, cleaning, crashing, laughing, skipping, hopping, dancing, dressing, sneezing, tripping, swinging, fluttering, whipping, twirling, falling, etc

Verbs that are NOT acceptable are the intangible type and/or require no movement, such as praying, sleeping, stressing, emoting, crying, thinking, feeling, worrying, dreading, zoning, reflecting, calculating, smelling, farting, seeing, hearing, dying, sitting, lying, etc.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favorites that best represent the theme!

Rewards & Prizes

Winner will be the featured artist and the group’s avatar for a week and featured along with the top ten placers and two honorable mentions chosen by your hosts!

Cover Image: Kitty Matrix by Emily Peak


The Top Ten

Fast Through the Pain Barrier by Peter Kurdulija

Fast Through the Pain Barrier by Peter Kurdulija was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • The sky's the limit.... (redone....bigger image) by Squealia
  • Weeee ... I'm Flying! by Lori Walton
  • Jump of joy! A couple about to get married, is photographed at the Tel Aviv Marina, Israel by Eyal Nahmias
  • Kick Butt by cheerishables
  • Racing colours by christine purtle
  • Opposite Sides...Same Direction by Natsky
  • Evening Surfing by Barbara  Brown
  • Waiting by Vikram Franklin
  • Outta Here! by Tracy DeVore

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