Steemit Engagement Challenge WOX S6W5: "Visual Art: New Year Eve in my hometown"

in WORLD OF XPILAR2 years ago (edited)


"Visual Art: New Year Eve in my hometown" by @arcoiris


Hello dear Steemians and Art Fans,


WOX Community has a great opportunity to host the Steemit Engagement Challenge and present the Visual Art.

The Jury of the Challenge


@arcoiris or Juan González-Gallego Espinosa is a Watercolourist from Daimiel. It is located in the western part of La Mancha, the so-called "Wet-Mancha", around the upper course of the Guadiana river. As a student of the local expressionist painter D. Juan D'Opazo since he was 10 years old, attending his classes almost daily, until he was 18, learning the trade in an artisanal way.

Her training was also influenced by Germán Romero, a sculptor with extensive academic training. Night classes in artistic drawing at the School of Arts and Crafts in Ciudad Real with Professor Calatayud, while doing Teaching at the Pedro Pooveda School in Ciudad Real.

He is a retired teacher who dedicated his all life to Art, but also he did professional photography, worked in advertising, illustration and editorial design for various publications. He had numerous exhibitions and awards.

To find out more about Juan, you can find his post that was dedicated to one of WOX initiatives:

The Message for Participants from our Judgement Board :

Hello to all of the participants,

For this week Challenge, we would like you to do an Artwork and display how you celebrate the festive time. End of the end is the time of gathering with families and having fun. The cities and towns are decorated.

Every country and nationality has its own tradition, decoration. It might be hot in your country and not cold like in many other countries.

Therefore, we would like you to show in your creative way of drawing, painting with any Art medium what is happening in your place.

Be accurate when you do your work, creative and please make snapshot of your process. Do not rush to submit for the sake of reward, we would like you to enjoy your work and we would like the others to enjoy discovering the specific feature of your tradition fest.


WOX Steemit Engagement Challenge-6 Judgement Board



Here are Professional Artists and Photographers who kindly agreed to be a Judgement board for the Month of the Challenge, we will introduce them while running the challenge.

You may see the comments from some of them under your posts too.

@stef1 and @bambuka will do check the entries if they comply with rules of contest and will leave the comments for the entries

Rules of competition:


! please read these carefully and abide by the rules !


Posting via our Community page:

  • Upvote, Resteem the post. Post a link to your entry below the comment thread.
  • #WOX-S6W5
  • Title it: Steemit Engagement Challenge WOX S6W5: "Visual Art: New Year Eve in my hometown"
  • Only traditional Art medium to be used: pencils, charcoal, pastel, watercolour, acrylic, oil paints
  • Post three to four photographs of the process of your work
  • The works must be newly created and marked with your own names
  • If you using the reference photo, place the link to the source, it must be Copyright-free
  • No Plagiarism
  • Please do Power UP and use appropriate tag: #club5050 #club75 or #club100
  • You can submit one post only
  • Any attempt to steal other's work is considered a serious infraction, we will cancel his qualification permanently.

The deadline for submission is Sunday, the 25 December 2022, 23:59 UTC)




  • The entries will be supported by @worldofxpilar Trial
  • Three winners will receive Steem Prizes:
  • 1st 30Steem
  • 2d 20 Steem
  • 3d 10 Steem

The most engaged users:

  • 3 x5 Steem for the users who the most engaged in the comments

The Steemit Team:
The Steemit team will visit also make a surprise visit to the posts with @steemcurator01 or @steemcurator02 accounts




Here are what we have now and if there will be more donation then Total Winning Pot may grow.

@stef1 25 Steem
@xpilar 25 Steem
@xpilar.witness 25 Steem

If you like the idea and want to try, do not loose time and just take part in the contest.
We wish you good luck!

@arcoiris and Judgement Board, @stef1 and @bambuka


CURATION TRAIL @worldofxpilar




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 2 years ago (edited)

Your application has been accepted for verification, thank you for participating.

A beautiful drawing with a man loving his dog. A man's best friend so they say🤗🍒When people
forget your dog does not.

Thank you very much! I hope that by the next New Year, I will draw something funny :).

You are doing well. God Bless🤗🍒

Thank you! Merry Christmas!

 2 years ago 

Your application has been accepted for verification, thank you for participating.

Muchas gracias amigo.

 2 years ago 

🖐 😊

Saludos amigos.
Guaooo está genial este reto.! Muy artístico.

Thank you for liking the topic and welcome to join it.

A great challenge that includes enjoying the creative ride. Thanks to the judges and organisers :) @stef1 and @bambuka This should be fun, especially if we are inspired by our New Year festivities.

Yes, that definitely will be a lot of fun. Hope to see you around too.

 2 years ago (edited)

Will try to compete. Not promising, though :)

My entry for contest. Thanks to all the organisers and judges. Appreciate your hard work :)

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Your entry is now verified, thank you for taking part.

Very nic contest i liked

Thank you for your interest and welcome to our challenge.

Thank you sir

Es un gran reto pero muy bonito

Yes, we expect many entries and hope will be able to catch on many.

@worldofxpilar, @bambuka , sorry to bother you, but it seems to me that someone forgot to check my post for compliance with the contest rules.

Again an amazing contest I will try my best in this contest. Thank you for colorful rewards.

Of course, try to participate :)

We continue with this lovely time of the year that is Christmas!
It's going to be a very creative holiday season thanks to Steemit. I hope you will join in!

Would be nice to see how much fantasy will be people having to share their tradition festive celebration.

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