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A big thanks to everyone that entered our first weekly giveaway - the lucky winner will be receiving a custom pony sculpt from :iconmadponyscientist:!

and our first week's winner is:  :iconr41n80wd45h96: - Congratulations!!!

I'd also like to throw out a big welcome to all you new watchers! We'll continue hosting one ponysculpt giveaway a week into early summer, so there are plenty more opportunities to win! And that leads nicely into our next pony giveaway, featuring:

:iconkurochanwen: kurochanwen!

**ENTERING TO WIN? Post your entry link in the comments on THIS JOURNAL ENTRY only! If you post your entry on the home page, we might not get it.**
Skip down to the bottom for all entry details and rules.




Kurochanwen is fresh talent in the world of pony-sculpting. In December, kurochanwen started sculpting with two simple pony prototypes. It's been a few months since then, and KW has not only produced some lively and ambitious sculptures, but also started developing a distinct and expressive style.

What led you to start pony-sculpting?

:iconkurochanwen: "I always look around EQD, and I see all this amazing pony sculpture (most of which is in [ponysculptors]), and for some unknown reason, I just wanted to try sculpting. It took around 4 months to get the courage together and start buying the materials and sculpt."

What do you sculpt with?

:iconkurochanwen: "Since I'm still new on sculpting, I don't have any favorite materials - I haven't tried them all! But for now my main arsenal is Super Sculpey + Apoxie Sculpt and really basic sculpting tools."



What's the most challenging part of the pony-making process?

:iconkurochanwen: "My biggest challenge is painting. I still haven't found the technique for it."

What was your favorite project so far?

:iconkurochanwen: "Fluffle Puff gala dress. It was the least challenging, and it just came out perfect."



Any big plans for future sculpting projects?

:iconkurochanwen: "One of the big ones in my mind right now is sculpt a moving sculpture, using ball joints like a figurine."

Do you have any advice for new sculptors?

:iconkurochanwen: "Learn to make a proper armature and decent bulking. Those are the foundation, and from there it's just patience and imagination."



Do you sell custom ponies?

:iconkurochanwen: "Just ask me!"

Last question: Best pony?

:iconkurochanwen: "That would be :iconraritysmile2plz:, the reason being her voice actress, Tabitha [St. Germain], just does an amazing job. I just adore her!!"



So you want free pony? Have some -

CONTEST DETAILS:

Enter to win a sculpture from kurochanwen!

:iconkurochanwen: is generously offering this week's pony giveaway prize - a custom pony commission!

- One pony sculpture of any type, around 4 to 5 inches
- May include some accessories (at artist's discretion)

Ready to enter? Here's how you do it:

1. Make sure you're watching PonySculptors on DA.
2. Post a journal (or twitter,  facebook,  blog post, etc.) that includes a link to PonySculptors (ponysculptors.deviantart.com) between March 13th and March 19th.
3. Comment on THIS JOURNAL ENTRY with a link to your journal entry (or tweet, facebook, blog post, etc.) and you'll be entered.
3. On Wednesday, March 20th (a week from today), we will draw a random winner and announce next week's giveaway!


NOTE: Although you're welcome to enter every week, please make a new journal entry/post for each giveaway - each time you link to ponysculptors, you're helping share the work of these talented artists!

*Winner is responsible for shipping cost. Artist will contact the winner with additional details.

Once again, thanks for reading, thanks for watching, thanks for sharing, and best of luck!
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:iconleicay-shiuni:
Leicay-Shiuni Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Here is mine Hope you lurvs this! [link]
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:iconmizugorou258:
Mizugorou258 Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
Here [link] :3
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:icontonboko:
Tonboko Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
Got mine set up [link]
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:iconfumeyskunky:
Fumeyskunky Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2013
Here is my entry [link]
Hope I did it right ^^
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DasHHat Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Love that phoenix, hope I win :D [link]
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:iconrainboombrony:
RainboomBrony Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2013
Dibs!!

[link]
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:iconmdragonflame:
Mdragonflame Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2013  Student General Artist
Here is my journal entry! :D [link]
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:icondragnmastralex:
Dragnmastralex Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
....waiting for my favorite pony artist sculpture to be up for the contest THEN I'll enter lol.
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:iconkonjulove:
konjulove Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
my post is on this page: [link] but it may be down in the feed of the page by the time anyone sees it btw.

I already did a journal entry, so this time I did a FB post about it.
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:iconlan-of-oz:
Lan-of-Oz Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2013
I know I want a sculpture, the only question is which one?

[link]
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