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Sports Science Politics Arts  most recognized people1 - please choose from the name list below (or follow up with option as per point 2 - read it below):

Nicola Tesla - scientist, inventor, we use an electricity today that way he invented...

Peter Sagan - 3x world champion in cycling, 7 times Green jersey winner at the Tour de France. I will help with photo selection if needed - have personal contact to this athlete

Elon Musk - first private flights with humans on board into space

Shan Peck - I will use this painting for one of the covers (front or back) of the book. Photo I will supply upon request to artist I know or history of portrait painting here on FAA

Michaela Schiffrin - American Alpine skiing world champion. I will help with photo selection if needed

Petra Vlhova - current world champion in giant slalom. I will help with photo selection if needed - have personal contact to this athlete

Chadwick Boseman - an American actor (Black Panther) who recently died.

2 - choose your own person that is known world wide for sports, science, politics or arts

3 - paintings or drawings must resemble the person from real life (please do not use any funny masks, comics type looks)

4 - digital media or photography are not allowed, only classic paint techniques as oil, water, aquarells, pencil, ink and other.

5 - successful paintings will be part of a book publishing, upon request when contest finished, you will need to supply a high density photo with author (you the artist) release for book and marketing rights to allow this art work to be presented in a book. You will get full credentials of an authorship. Please look up my previous published books in my art gallery

6 - only one painting is allowed for a submission per one artist (you). I will in rear cases allow second painting upon request, some of you are very fast and are able to produced high quality in your art works. Also even I would love to see all of you to produce completely new art works, I will consider old existing art works as long they are within the rules of this contest.

7 - paintings and drawings are allowed in color or grey scale. To produce color book cost 2 to 3 times more than black and white, the book in majority will be in color and I suggest that your choice should lean in that direction.

8 - paintings must be named after person in the painting.

Note: I have worked with close to 100 artist in the past 10 years, having mainly good experience, but also there were also a failures from which I learned how to avoid these mistakes in the future. I am very thankful and proud for creating 6 previous books with great help from artist here on FAA. My aim is to have this book done few weeks before Christmas 2020 and for this book to be available world wide, so it can help you to reach more customers for you.


Submission Rules

Each participant may submit 3 images.

Voting Rules

1)   This contest is being judged by a jury of Fine Art America members.

Contest Timeline

Status: Now Accepting Submissions (3 Days Remaining)

Submissions Begin

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 - 12:10 AM

Submissions End / Voting Begins

Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 - 12:10 AM

Voting Ends / Prizes Awarded

Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 - 12:10 AM

Current Time (Eastern United States)

Saturday, September 26th, 2020 - 3:09 PM

Contest Prizes

This contest will be awarding the following prizes:

1st Place:

Guarantee that the art work will be published in a book

2nd Place:

Guarantee that the art work will be published in a book

3rd Place:

Guarantee that the art work will be published in a book

Contest Organizer

Shan Peck

Santa Barbara, CA

United States

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