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:bulletpink: You have to use atleast 2 of my photos as a reference for a traditional art work (drawing or a painting)
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:bulletpink: In addition it is okay to use other references, too.
:bulletpink: The work doesn't need to be new, but it can't have participated to the previous 'Reference contest'.
:bulletpink: You can have 2 entries in the contest.
:bulletpink: Use your imagination!
:bulletpink: You need to mention my contest in your artist's comments. Preferably add a link, too.
:bulletpink: Mention which references you have used.
:bulletpink: Participate by sending me a note or writing a comment under this journal.
:bulletpink: The entries will be added to this folder:…
:bulletpink: The contest will end December 1st, 2015. After that, there will be a voting for the Voters' Choice winner.


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The Choice of the Month - September

Wed Sep 30, 2015, 7:53 AM

:bulletgreen: Hi!

As a collaboration between :icongardenofbeauty: and :iconcrazysquad: I'm happy to announce the choice for the Craziest flower - September.
The winner will be added to the featured collection of the GardenOfBeauty and will also be submitted to the group Crazy Squad.

The voting was done in a poll here: September Poll and the result is based on the current situation. The poll is now closed.

:bulletgreen: Our monthly theme folder can be found here: The Monthly Theme Folder .
The September theme flower was: Dahlia. The folder will be closed shortly!
Get ready for our theme in October; Funghi and Dandelion (dry or yellow) . :eager:

:bulletgreen: Other flower photos go here: Submit here .

:bulletgreen: The Choice of the Month - September - winner is

Basket by iriscup
by :iconiriscup:

:bulletgreen: More from iriscup

 07 by iriscup Perfect Petal by iriscup

Flower by iriscup  DEADLY by iriscup

:bulletgreen: All the wonderful participants one more time: :clap:

Basket by iriscup The mist by gordo99
green cornet by LordLJCornellPhotosCactus 'pears'. by smfoley
 Sun Hats and Lobster Claws by Asura-ValkyrieMad gardener 7 by Isyala
Small Kidney Fern by realpsyconature patterns by hennatea
Mission finished by plumita1Pitcher Plant by FauxHead

:new: Vote for the craziest flower - October - here: October Poll . Anyone can vote! :new:

The nominees: :eager:

Slings and Arrows by melmayaMaui Flowers by mdichow
Yellow orchid solo by Mogrianne Orchid Twins by a6-k
Moon Shadow Tiger Tail by Kitteh-Pawz 8055 by EvaParadis
Beehive Ginger by secondclawTiger Iris by artamusica
Yellow Pond Lily by Matthew-BeziatVibrant by MissCloverfield

:bulletgreen: Garden of Beauty Group Rules:
-You can submit 2 deviations per week
--> Submit here
-The main subject must be a flower or a plant
-Insects and animals on flowers are accepted
-Good quality, focus, colour and composition
-No DA watermarks or other big distracting watermarks on the photo
-Your own signature is allowed

:bulletgreen: Also remember to check the front page of the group regularly.
There you can find information about on-going and already ended contests held by Garden of Beauty's affiliate groups.

:bulletgreen: The admins of :icongardenofbeauty: :
:iconjoannamoory: - the Affiliate Admin
:iconsharingmydreams: :iconmadeleinealana: :iconyanagi-no-yume: :iconegil21:


Favourite genre of music: Mostly a countless amount of random songs, that just please my ear.

Favourite style of art: Photographs, pencilworks...

Favourite cartoon character: Nemi, Don Rosa's ducks, Mutts,Villimpi Pohjola, the Far Side Gallery and YAFGC :D

Personal Quote: "Ex contu facile cognosces aves, ex ungue leonem."

The Craziest Flower - Choice of the Month - October 

3 deviants said Tiger Iris by artamusica
3 deviants said Beehive Ginger by secondclaw
3 deviants said Maui Flowers by mdichow
2 deviants said Moon Shadow Tiger Tail by Kitteh-Pawz
2 deviants said Slings and Arrows by melmaya
1 deviant said Yellow orchid solo by Mogrianne
1 deviant said 8055 by EvaParadis
No deviants said Orchid Twins by a6-k
No deviants said Yellow Pond Lily by Matthew-Beziat
No deviants said Vibrant by MissCloverfield


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Deb-e-ann Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Hi Joanna. Thank you for :+fav:ing 'Dalliance' :hug:
Dalliance by Deb-e-ann
JoannaMoory Featured By Owner 1 day ago
You're welcome! :handshake:
Gwentheferret Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist Artist
I appreciate the llama! :D :happybounce: :heart:
JoannaMoory Featured By Owner 1 day ago
You're welcome! :handshake:
Gwentheferret Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Artist
:heart: :D
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