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Co-sponsoring a contest hosted by the Corel Corporation in the Canada, with CLIP STUDIO PAINT and Corel Painter® as its official tools

Celsys will be giving its assistance to provide prizes and release global announcements for the “Epic Character Contest”, hosted by the Corel Corporation and beginning from March 1, 2017.

The combination of Corel Painter and CLIP STUDIO PAINT, which are both extremely powerful digital painting tools, in this collaborative project has tremendous potential to expand the expressive ability of creators and aid in discovering new forms of workflow.

Epic Character Contest

The “Epic Character Contest” is open to comic / manga illustrators, concept artists, and everyone who enjoys creature or character design.Entries may be submitted as long as they have been created with CLIP STUDIO PAINT, Corel® Painter®, or a combination of both.

Deadline for Entry 
11:59 PM PST on April 14, 2017

Grand prize

Win an exclusive one-on-one mentorship (5–7 hours) with professional illustrator and concept artist Harvey Bunda. Plus, take home a Wacom Cintiq 13HD, Painter 2017 and its Manga brush pack, ParticleShop and its Fantasy brush pack, CLIP STUDIO PAINT PRO, Poser11 Pro, and a subscription to ImagineFX.

1st Runner-Up
Win a Nintendo Switch; Painter 2017 and its Manga brush pack, ParticleShop and its Fantasy brush pack, CLIP STUDIO PAINT PRO, and Poser 11 Pro.

2nd Runner-Up
Win Painter 2017 and its Manga brush pack; ParticleShop and its Fantasy brush pack, CLIP STUDIO PAINT PRO, Poser 11 Pro, and a Wacom Intuos Pro Small.

* Following the close of the Epic Character Contest, the top 3 submissions and their stories will be recognized as part of a feature story in an upcoming issue of ImagineFX, the best-selling magazine for digital artists.

Submission Requirements
All submissions must be received through Drawcrowd

-Character design in .jpg format (with proof of use of Painter and/or CLIP STUDIO PAINT PRO if selected as a winner)
-Text description of character (character’s original back story or artist inspiration)
-Speedpaint / Process video (optional)

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CELSYS supports creators globally by the production, the browsing and the distribution of graphic contents utilizing IT technology.
We also offer services to support their creative activities by illustration, manga and animation production software "CLIP STUDIO PAINT", web service "CLIP STUDIO", as well as the e-book solution, "BS Reader" for content creation,distribution and browsing.

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