Adrian Bellworthy (adrian2301)

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CG Cookie's Summer Fun Challenge

A day at the beach, A BBQ party, An adventure day, Travel to a far away place!!

What do you love to do on long summer days?

Create a Summer Fun scene, a scene packed with warmth, love and fun on a great summers day.

Great Days, Great Friends

Take this challenge to use the knowledge from the Materials and Shading , the Digital Lighting and the Texturing courses!! All here on CG Cookie!!

Summary 📃

What - Summer Fun
When - August 14th 2021 - August 29th 2021
Why - To challenge yourself and have Fun

The Challenge: Create a Summer Fun Scene in Blender 😎

With your Summer hat on, and the knowledge you possess under it, create a Fun Summer Scene all your friends would love to be apart of. Your Summer Scene should portray warmth, love and fun. Using color and lighting to give the viewer a feel good feeling reminiscent of the best days of Summer.

Rules 📜

  • Use Blender only - No third party software
  • Your scene can make use of any resources available on CG Cookie Resources
  • Submit your result to the CG Cookie Gallery by August 29th 2021  23:59 US CST
  • You are encouraged to create a WIP thread in the community forum for review with the title Summer Fun Challenge 2021 WIP - [Name].

Your WIP thread should consist of progressive images with a short explanation of the process at each stage.
When you post your result in the Gallery, add a link to your WIP in the description so the judges can easily find it.

Why a Challenge 🏆

A challenge rather than a contest because its for you to challenge yourselves and the knowledge you gained from a course to create a masterpiece of your own making. A rules based challenge to maintain consistency and fairness, whilst also maintaining safety to prevent accidents. A challenge to be the best you can be from the knowledge you have today, while striving to be even better tomorrow than you was yesterday. Most importantly, a challenge to have some fun.

How we'll judge your summer fun scene 🥇🥈🥉🏅

The CG Cookie crew wesburke , theluthier  , jlampel and waylow will review and pick 4 Summer Fun Scenes - criteria to include the good use of lighting and color to represent Summer, with warmth, love and fun, and WIP thread.

The 4 picks get:-

  • Featured across the Gallery for an entire week
  • Shared on CG Cookie's Twitter, Instagram and Facebook with the artist's social media accounts tagged
  • 500XP points

Make sure to add your social media handles to your profile.

Fundamentals of Materials and Shading
Fundamentals of Digital lighting
Fundamentals of Texturing

This challenge has now been archived!

If you wish you can use this challenge as part of your learning process. You can still create a WIP thread and post your result in the gallery, and receive feedback. 👍