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The One Cat, One Fruit, One Clock Contest TweetThe One Cat, One Fruit, One Clock Contest by Ayame-Kenoshi
Panthera by $chix0r
The deviantART Stock Project with Fotolia challenges you to combine one regular Cat, one regular Fruit and one regular Clock into something amazing, funny or incredibly ridiculous.
You must use one each of the specific cats, clocks and fruit provided in the asset pack. Your entry can originate in any medium! These are stock pictures. You can trace them, draw them, photomanipulate them, stack them, cook them or even collage them!
Why three random categories and not ones that "go" together? Because if there wasn't a challenge it wouldn't be a contest and if it didn't require you to be creative it wouldn't be dA!
Comic Creation Tips 2Part 2 of Comic Creation tips:Comic Creation Tips 2 by akeli
DISCLAIMER: These are just my -personal- rules I like to abide by, and not all comics or stories will fall under these. They can be important guidelines, but it doesnt mean they are set in stone.
1. Develop a solid Inner and Outer Journey.
To make an interesting story, you first need a purpose, and that purpose is two-fold. The outer journey is the course the plot takes outside of the characters. A bus chase, a trip to the center of the earth, taking a rocket ship to a distant planet - these are all outer journeys.
The inner journey is the course the character will take inside of himself. Finally opening up to others to receive love, a change of heart that turns a miser into a philanthropist, gaining courage to stand up for ones-self - these are inner journeys. They change how the character views the world.
A good story needs both. I took the advice t