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PostSubject: [DA] Shakespeare   Sun Nov 20, 2011 8:06 pm

Submitted by: Pharwynd

2b or not 2b that is the pencil!
lol welcome to the Shakespeare challenge, the idea for this challenge was derived from an old project (also a competition) from my visual communications (Graphic Design) class. You are to take one of the quotes provided below and create a piece of artwork in which you believe captures the "essense" of that quote.
I hope you enjoy it =)
- Pharwynd

Aim: To Create a piece of artwork that "expresses" a quote from one of Shakespeares plays (presented below).

(quotes taken from the project ^.^)

  • A countenance more in sorrow than in anger - Hamlet
  • A foregone conclusion - Othello
  • All corners of the world- Cymbeline
  • All that glisters is not gold - Merchant of Venice
  • Cold Comfort - The Taming of the Shrew & King John
  • Even at the turning of the tide - Henry V
  • Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your ears - Julius Caesar
  • Green eyed monster - The Merchant of Venice
  • Love is blind - The Merchant of Venice
  • One fell swoop - Macbeth
  • Wear my heart upon my sleeve - Othello
  • Whats done is done - Macbeth
  • In my minds eye - Hamlet
  • Make your hair stand on end - Hamlet
  • Break the Ice - The Taming of Shrew
  • To thine own self be true - Hamlet
  • Beither Rhyme nor reason - As you like it
  • Crack of Doom - Macbeth
  • Mum's the word - Henry VI
  • Lie low - Much ado about nothing
  • Neither here nor there - Othello
  • Now is the winter of our dicontent - Richard III
  • Oh, that way madness lies - King Lear
  • Primrose path - Hamlet
  • Shuffle off this mortal coil - Hamlet
  • Stony hearted - Henry VI
  • The quality of mercy is not stained - The merchant of Venice
  • The smallest worm will in turn be trodden on - Henry VI Part III
  • There's method in my madness - Hamlet
  • Too much of a good thing - As you like it
  • Tower of Strength - Richard III
  • Under the greenwood tree - As you like it
  • Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown - Henry IV Part II
  • This is the short and long of it - The Merry Wives of Windsor
  • All our yesterdays - Macbeth
  • Brave new world - The Tempest
  • Conscience does make coward of us all - Hamlet
  • Flaming Youth - Hamlet
  • Full Circle - King Lear
  • Improbable fiction - Twelfth Night
  • Kill with kindness - Taming of the Shrew
  • Time is out of joint - Hamlet
  • Swift as a shadow - A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Tedious as a twice-told tale - King John
  • There's no such thing (?) - Macbeth
  • Witching time of night - Hamlet


  • MUST use one of the quotes provided in this post
  • Content MUST "match" the chosen quote
  • Artwork MUST be your own work
  • No pre-made work
  • Artwork must adhere to Site Rules

When you have completed your Challenge Signature, post it here with a Screen Shot of your Layers, Chosen quote and name your piece =D


Quote :
Name: "Only Angels and Demons can raise the Dead"
Quote : One fell swoop

- Yes this was a signature I have made before lol, but since I'd like to partake in the challenges, didn't want to make two^^


Last edited by Pharwynd on Mon Feb 13, 2012 5:48 pm; edited 2 times in total
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PostSubject: Re: [DA] Shakespeare   Sun Jan 08, 2012 12:33 am

Wanted to share in the fun ;p, but i couldnt enter my own comp so here is something i dabbled with ;p


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