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Entries are due tomorrow, there will be no more extensions! Good luck!

:iconredsparklesplz:  VA CONTEST  :iconredsparklesplz:


Create a full-coloured artwork of your original character cosplaying from an Anime/Manga series.
Your illustration must have at least 2 characters.
It can be 2 original characters (or one original + fanart character).


31st of August 2014


  • You must be a member of VA to participate
  • All admin are allowed to participate, but cannot vote if they choose to participate
  • The submission must be in anime/manga style
  • No mature content
  • Full Color picture with background
  • The deviation must be created solely for this contest.
  • You may create more than one entry but only one can win.


You may submit via note to the group with a link to your artwork OR
submit your submission to the Monthly themes > 2014 >> Cosplay contest

Please include in your description that your entry was made specifically for our contest. (:devvagrantartists: :iconvagrantartists: )
As well as what characters (from what anime/manga) are being cosplayed.


:iconredsparklesplz:MODERATORS CHOICE:iconredsparklesplz:

☆ 2396 points by cenkaz
☆ 2 colored drawings by Billiam-X
☆ Full body drawing by RooRin
☆ Full body drawing by Ezyn
☆ Chibi drawing by TaSaMaBi
☆ Icon by MoeMacaron

:icongreensparklesplz:MEMBERS CHOICE:icongreensparklesplz:

☆ 800 points from cenkaz
☆ Half body drawing by RooRin
☆ Colored chibi or bust drawing by yorunaka
☆ Chibi drawing by M10N

:iconsparklyplz:BEST ATTEMPT CHOICE:iconsparklyplz:

☆ 300 points from cenkaz
☆ 100 points from nightfall16
☆ Bust drawing by RooRin
☆ Pencil Sketch by PuiMei


Judging will take place within the span of 1-2 weeks after the deadline and the journal will be updated with the results.
☆ Moderator's choice will be voted by VA Admin based on ability/success with the current theme.
☆ Member's choice will be voted by members through a journal entry after the deadline.
☆ Best attempt choice will be voted by VA Admin based on what we think put their best effort given their ability shown in their gallery.

An artist cannot win for more than one category.
All artworks will be featured in the featured folder till the end of the year.
Thank you to everyone who has donated prizes ^^

Q: Can it be a character from a video game series, turned manga/anime series? (Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts, etc...)
A: No, we are trying to keep away from those characters and stay specifically with anime/manga originated series.
Any questions? Feel free to comment below.
Hello there :iconcenkaz: here
thanks for coming ;D

Psssst a Short Pchat session is on now, I'll be using the java version~

For those who are not aware there are now 2 different versions of pchat. On the left is java version of pchat and on the right is the flash version.

Feel free to join in or just watch XD
PChat here : D

Extra Room

See you guys there.

>R U L E S & G U I D E L I N E S<

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There are a couple of tutorials to help you out if you are a newcomer to pchat.

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Quick Submission Guideline

VagrantArtists is an anime/manga group.
You may only submit pieces under this category.

Deviations should follow our Mature Content rule.
⟶Read here for what this involves←

The limit is 2 deviations per month.
Twice in the Gallery & twice in Faves.

For the full submission guideline:
⟶Please read here←

The VA team


Journal for those interested in giving or grabbing free art.

Tutorials from fellow Vagrants.

Line art from Vagrants available for coloring.

Line art from artists on deviantART available for coloring.

Tutorials from artists on deviantART.

Collected textures, screen-tones, brushes, patterns, etc.

Vanilla Ash & Chocomin

Folder of entries for past and current monthly competitions.


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maristheotter Featured By Owner 4 hours ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Anyone looking to commission? I have 5 openings.
oplancream Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
Check my drawings ;) <3 Thank you
desukanto Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
could I join? I feel that I really need some assistance or more motivation to progress, I'm always trying to get better but not sure if I'm doing things right
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Thylrienn Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2013
Thank you very much for accepting me :hug:
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