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Krisztina Horváth
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Great news!

A few days ago, when I logged into my deviantart account, I was flooded with messages, all of them containing the same word: 'congratulations'. You must be wondering why. :)

Well, I found a photomanipulating contest called Kings & Queens Contest by The-Imaginarium. There were three categories, and the participants could choose from a list of kings and queens. When I was a child, I was obsessed with Egyptian culture and fortunately there's still something left of it. This is why I went for the Queen of Egypt. The theme got me inspired, and suddenly the picture of what I would create came to my mind. This is when the work began. :D

I looked at lots of references on Egyptian scenery, architecture, fashion, makeup, jewelry, etc. with the help of Google and my old books. I went through hundreds of stock photos, then I spent long hours and days photomanipulating. There were times when I got disappointed or desperate, but in the end, all that suffering paid off. I was quite satisfied with the result.

However, I did not think I would stand a chance. I know I may be too pessimistic, but all the entries were very amazing, creative and detailed. (I bet the judges had a hard time deciding). Please don't forget to check out all the other winners' and participants' works as well (just click on the link of the contest above). Anyway, I think it was great fun and experience, and I'm looking forward to the next one! :)

Last but not least, I want to say a huge 'thank you' to the creators of this contest, the judges, and all the amazing people offering the prizes - features, points, llamas, etc. You have no idea how happy, thankful and honored I feel. :heart: :heart: :heart:

PS. I've still got lots of messages to read and answer. I try to reply to everyone, but if I forget about anybody, please forgive me. It's not because I don't appreciate your comments and compliments.

Have a very nice weekend! :heart:
xoxo Kristy
  • Mood: Happy
  • Listening to: Linkin Park - The Hunting Party
  • Playing: Thief - Deadly Shadows
  • Drinking: Cider

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Elsapret Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the lama by Digithalie  
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X-Ty19 Featured By Owner 20 hours ago  Student General Artist
You're welcome! :)
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MariaSemelevich Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Congratulations on winning first place  Very Happy Bounce First Prize Winner Very Happy Bounce  in the contest kings and Queens Contest by :iconthe-imaginarium: Your artwork featured here  kings and Queens Contest winners
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You deserve to win this contest! Your artworks is very so professional and amazing! Heart Dance - NaNo28 Deviation love Heart Dance - NaNo28 
Do not stop there, and boldly go forward! You are a great artist! 
Present you my little prize Hooray Llama Badges  :LongStemRose: :iconredroseplz:! I wish you a grand future victories, inspiration and success! All the best! :iconbouquetplz: Hug Thank you for your participation!
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X-Ty19 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2014  Student General Artist
Thank you very very much! I really appreciate your kind and encouraging words! :heart: :heart: :heart:
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shadeley Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2014  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
Köszönöm a favot! :love:
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