July 19, 2017

Exclusive Wacom Masterclass Competition

With Drink and Draw Berlin coming up on 31 August, Wacom is welcome to set up camp. And we are offering an exclusive masterclass with famous illustrators, animators and designers. These artists will act as tutors and guide teams to complete an assignment.

You will have the option to choose what you want to learn by picking one of four categories: Illustration, Comic, Concept and 2D Animation. So not only is this a great opportunity to gain your desired skills and network, but there is also a certificate for completion and a chance to win the new Wacom Intuos Pro.

About the competition

This masterclass is exclusive and the way to apply is through this competition and winning a seat. Please note that Wacom will not be covering the travel expenses.

Competition period

The Wacom Masterclass Competition will be running from Friday 21 July 09:00 CEST and ending Friday 18 August at 23:59:59 CEST.

How do I enter?

1)    Like Wacom official Facebook page.
2)    Choose a theme: Illustration, Comic, Concept Art or 2D Animation.
3)    Create or use an existing artwork with your chosen theme.
4)    Submit by sharing your artwork on Facebook/ Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #WacomMasterclass + a hastag for your chosen theme (#illustration/ #comic/ #conceptart or #2Danimation).
5)    Email your artwork to contest@wacom.com. Add "Wacom Masterclass Competition 2017" to the email subject line.

Entry form requirements

Everyone is eligible for one entry only. Both digital and traditional is allowed.

To participate in the Wacom Masterclass Competition: 
1)    You must be a legal resident of the European Union.
2)    You must be at least 18 years of age.
3)    You must be willing to travel to the location in Germany by own means and costs.

What can I win?

A seat in the exclusive masterclass. And during the masterclass you have the chance to win the new Intuos Pro Medium.

How do I win?

Per theme, five winning artworks will be selected by a panel consisting of three people from the Wacom marketing team and Drink and Draw.

Please also have a read through our terms and conditions.

Drink and Draw Berlin event 2016

About the Masterclass

The masterclass is hosted by Drink and Draw Berlin and will take place on 31 August. The location will be: Umspannwerk Alexanderplatz, Voltairestraße 5, 10179 Berlin-Mitte in Germany.

The masterclass will be six hours long and a combination of theory and a practical assignment. The day program will start at 10:30 and last until 18:00. Later on in the evening there will be the opportunity for networking and let loose.

See the full schedule here.

Four professional artists will act as tutors in the field of IllustrationComicConcept Art or 2D Animation. Each tutor teaches a group of 5 students. Each student works on the assignment individually and there will be one winning artwork per group. The tutor makes the call together with the group in a discussion. The winner receives the new Intuos Pro.

All participants will receive a certificate stating that states they have completed the Wacom Masterclass and acquired certain skills.

Important to note is that Wacom will provide the hardware tools (Wacom tablets). Participants will have to bring their own computer systems with preferred software.

The artists:

Josan Gonzáles | Illustration - characters, background, composition
Adrian Wilkins  | Concept Art - more details soon
Goran Sudzuka | Comic - more details soon
Raman Djafari  | 2D Animation - process leading animation, animation as experimental medium, curiosity as starting point

About Drink and Draw Berlin

Drink and Draw Berlin has been an artist collective since 2014. Its home base is the Alte Münze in Berlin. Their aim is to improve and expand the art scene in Berlin by providing courses, workshops, parties and festivals for everyone that is interested in art.

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