There are contests that showcase a builder's skill. There are contests that showcase a builder's creativity.
There are even contests that showcase a builder's sense of humor. This contest is all that and a bag of chips.
and Proudly Present and Promote:
Normally when you build a contest entry, you get one shot at a prize. Not so with Dirty Bricks '06!
There are two sets of judges! Two sets of prizes! And that means double the chance to bring home some swag!
Contest Runs from August 1st - September 30th, 2006
(Winners will be selected the first week in October)
Your challenge is to build something cool out of LEGO bricks.
What defines "cool" in this contest? Well take a look at the judging criteria below!
|Use of dirty (naughty) concepts: 30 points||Use of dirty (unclean) bricks: 30 points|
|Subversiveness: 30 points||Style and Panache: 30 Points|
|Inclusiveness: 30 points||Humor: 30 points|
|Community Spirit: 10 points||Pimposity: 10 points|
|Total Points Possible: 100||Total Points Possible: 100|
REASONABLY CLEVER PRIZES
Set #4856: Doc Oak's Hideout
Plus a naughty naked JLUG admin
"Janey" sig fig.
Certificate of Achievement
Set # 4415, # 4417 and # 4418
You get NOTHING. YOU LOSE. Good
Either set # 7700 or # 7701 (your
Plus a naughty naked JLUG
admin "Janey" sig fig.
Sets #4309 and #5994
and a Bag of DIRTY BRICKS
Here's what you have to do:
Build something cool, possibly while considering the judging criteria.
photos of your creation and put them up the web
(Or email Chris or Janey and they will help you get things hosted.)
To enter the JLUG side of the contest, post about your entry in the JLUG "Pool Hall" forum
To enter the Reasonably Clever side of the contest, post about your entry in the Reasonably Clever DIRTY BRICK '06 Forum
Sit back and wait for the glory and prizes to roll in.
Want to help promote this contest?
Just cut-n-paste the handy code below into your HTML-allowing blog/webpage/whatever:
and you'll get a block like this: