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CHALLENGE 11/27/2017: Pare's Dream

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Topic: CHALLENGE 11/27/2017: Pare's Dream
Posted By: administrator
Subject: CHALLENGE 11/27/2017: Pare's Dream
Date Posted: 27 November 2017 at 4:42am

CHALLENGE: Pare's Dream

It's been quite a long time since we had a "pixel what you see" challenge. The wonderful picture below shows a piece from Gecimen's 21 months old daugther Pare.

Interpret her artwork and pixel what you see. You are free to rotate or flip the image as you please.

Inspiration links - Galt's World - - Natalie's Drawing - - Pearl's Story - - Drawer Geeks!

Canvas Size - Exactly 240 x 175 (either horizontal or vertical).
Colors - Max 32.
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.


  • Participants have until this upcoming Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) to /pixels/submit_icons.asp'>submit their entry (strict). Don't forget to check the 'Submit to weekly challenge' checkbox.
  • Only new pixels allowed.
  • Open to all members.
  • Posting WIPs in this thread or in new threads in the /forum/forum_topics.asp?FID=8'>WIP section is highly encouraged, but ONLY SUBMIT YOUR FINAL ART.


  • Every Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) the previous week's entries are judged.
  • Every week a new voting poll will be posted for previous week's entries.
  • Winner announced the following week.


  • Top three finishers will receive an award displayed in your PJ gallery profile for all to see and envy.
  • Top finisher gets to call the following week's challenge...sweet.
  • 'Participation' ribbons will be given for all who enter.
  • No matter what happens you get challenged :)


/pixels/poll.asp?id=1581' name='vote' target='_blank'>Vote now for your favorite pixelart in this week's challenge!


The Pare's Dream pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:

/pixelart/117362.htm' target='_blank' class='winner1'>Axolotlish by /p/25594.htm' target='_blank'>rustEdge
/pixelart/117462.htm' target='_blank' class='winner2'>The Offering by /p/129581.htm' target='_blank'>PixelDust
/pixelart/117474.htm' target='_blank' class='winner3'>Pare's Abyss by /p/67868.htm' target='_blank'>Macaroni and Cheese

Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge!

/pixelart/117412.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Pare's Android by /p/27498.htm' target='_blank'>Gecimen
/pixelart/117345.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Falling by /p/129581.htm' target='_blank'>PixelDust
/pixelart/117464.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Pares Escape by /p/146725.htm' target='_blank'>PixelKerl

Posted By: skamocore
Date Posted: 27 November 2017 at 6:30am
To me, it looks like a whale being stood up on a date:

Posted By: Gecimen
Date Posted: 27 November 2017 at 6:35am
Donít forget to rotate and look too :)

Posted By: rustEdge
Date Posted: 28 November 2017 at 4:07am
I was thinking axolotl with a toy.

But man, 240px*175px. I hope I can finish this.

managed to finish. Here's a WIP progress gif.

Posted By: JerryPie
Date Posted: 02 December 2017 at 12:09pm
Oh wow, this is looking great rustEdge! I can't wait t osee more of those scales

Posted By: rustEdge
Date Posted: 03 December 2017 at 5:04pm
I was thinking of stopping right there... Almost no submissions this week though, so if the challenge gets extended, I'll work on adding more details, including the skin and background. :)

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