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Celsys Opens the Summer Drawing Challenge on the theme of Summer Fun!

Tokyo, June 30, 2023 – Celsys today opens a drawing contest offering cash prizes and more to artists who submit illustrations on the theme of “Summer Fun”". The contest offers chances for artists of all levels to win, with three categories for original artwork, coloring, and Draw This In Your Style (DTIYS). Artists can participate by posting their illustrations on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook by July 30, 2023, with the contest hashtag. 

See more information about this contest, entry rules and prizes here: 

The grand prize for the contest is US$2,000 and a three-year license for illustration and comic app Clip Studio Paint EX. The winning prize for the DTIYS category is US$500 and a three-year license for Clip Studio Paint EX. For the coloring category, 10 winners will be selected by lottery and will receive a copy of Cosmic Spectrum’s artbook "Prism: The Art Journey of Cosmic Spectrum.”

By holding this contest, Celsys aims to support creators worldwide and encourage more artists to create illustrations. The previous contest saw 3,622 stunning illustration entries, and Celsys is looking forward to even more unique illustrations with the theme of “Summer Fun.”

About CELSYS, Inc.
Celsys, with a mission of “Creating a more passionate world,” provides solutions for creative activities through online Clip Studio services and Clip Studio Paint drawing app for illustration, manga, webtoon, and animation production. Celsys supports people all over the world to enjoy creating more and all the experiences that come with it.


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