Its the season for giving.
Published on November 18, 2005 By Apocalypse_67 In WinCustomize News

WinCustomize community members.
Here we are again bringing another skinning contest to the community sponsored by Ms. X, SleepingDragon, IslandDog, Geyster, Apocalypse_67 and Stardock Corp.

The Contest:
The contestants will compete on three applications. IconPackager, WindowBlinds and CursorXP.
In celebration of the holidays, each entry must be either a Christmas,
Kwanzaa or Hanukkah theme.
First, second and third place winners of each category will win one of nine prizes

The Prizes:
There will be ONE cash prize for the first place winner on the IconPackager category. The prizes will be as follow:

1st place: $200.00 USD
2nd place: ODNT
3rd place: WC Subscription.

1st place: ODNT
2nd place: WC Subscription
3rd place: T-shirt & SD bag

1st place:ODNT
2nd place: WC Subscription
3rd place: T-shirt & SD bag

The Rules:
- One entree per contestant per application.
- Only one prize will be granted to a winning participant.
- All skins submitted must be original new work of the contestant.
- No ports, borrowed images or re-coloring of previous work.
- ALL parts of the theme/skin must be skinned. Incomplete skins will not be accepted.
- Icon Packs must contain at least 75 icons.
- Toolbar icons and animations on the WB skins are optional. All other parts of the skin must be skinned.
- DO NOT submit, upload or distribute the participating themes/skins on any other website until the contest is over.

- Violation of any of these rules will result in disqualification.

Time frame and dead line:
Contest will run from now until Dec 18, 2005
Skins will not be accepted after 12/18/05
Winners will be announced on 12/23/05
When uploading the skin/theme make sure to write 'X-MAS SKINNING CONTEST' on the file's description to indicate that the skin/theme is competing on the contest.

The Judges:
Unlike the last contests, this time there will be a pre-selected panel of judges which will decide the winners of each category.
Each skin/theme will be judge on originality, performance, style and quality.


Good luck to all the contestants and have fun skinning.

Comments (Page 8)
on Dec 20, 2005
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on Dec 20, 2005
The judges are going to have a hard time on this contest.

I am really glad you never got my intitial Email about volunteering to ba a judge AP67.
on Dec 20, 2005
I am really glad you never got my intitial Email about volunteering to ba a judge AP67.

Oh... so I see you managed to sqeeze out of the mess huh?

on Jan 04, 2006

#78 by Sleeping Dragon
Mon, December 12, 2005 2:30 PM

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[Sleeping Dragon]

Maybe I can change my name to Big Goofy Dragon Wearing Gold Ornaments and a Bow at Christmas. Then people can call me BGDWGOAABAC.

#79 by aimzzz
Mon, December 12, 2005 2:52 PM

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What makes you think we don't already?

on Jan 09, 2006
BTW, I got what I wanted for Xmas (skinning contest )

I got 2nd in curxp. Thanx.
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