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Ok.. so it looks like Diorama stays, with a caveat that there is a first place and a random unless we get enough entries to justify 1st, 2nd and Random

 

Non-reaper will now be labeled Non Reaper including busts over 40mm

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I'm planning my diorama as well . . . Got some test pieces together to start working on the painting . . . 

 

The more I get done the sooner, the less I'll have to freak out about as the deadline looms . . . 

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My opinion is only people who hasn't already won a prize at RCon should be allowed to enter the forum contest.

 

At some point, when I had already been rewarded for something I painted, I prefer to let someone else get the chance to win and be encouraged for his efforts. For this reason, I like the only-one-prize per person rule and the random prize to encourage participation.

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Ok.. so how about we add a rule that pieces that have taken home a statue at ReaperCon are not eligible for entry.  The artist can still enter, just not that specific piece.

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Ok.. so how about we add a rule that pieces that have taken home a statue at ReaperCon are not eligible for entry. The artist can still enter, just not that specific piece.

I like this!

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Ok.. so how about we add a rule that pieces that have taken home a statue at ReaperCon are not eligible for entry.  The artist can still enter, just not that specific piece.

 

I agree! In fact that's exactly what I meant to say in my previous post, words just didn't come out right.

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Ok.. so how about we add a rule that pieces that have taken home a statue at ReaperCon are not eligible for entry. The artist can still enter, just not that specific piece.

Does that mean a mini that has gold / silver / bronze, or a Sophie type?
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Why is only the RC contest picked? Does that mean that we can enter minis winning (medal / statue / top 3...) other contests?

 

That's a good point!

I know I wouldn't mind myself, it's more an idea of not getting double prizes from Reaper (at least imho), but other contests not so much. Plus, who on earth could track all that.

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thats the main thing.. admininstering the contest is a volunteer effort.. having to actually herd cats and research entries for every possible painting contest would be difficult.. plus I would like to think if someone won a Crystal Brush or something they wouldn't be worried about winning a Reaper GC..

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I just want to say I appreciate all the effort going into these challenges.

 

Thank you for providing the opportunity to participate.

 

As for me , I love to enter my work in these, and I would do so even if there would be no prize involved.

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