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Take one of our chosen paintings and
re-imagine it. This can be done digitally, including animation or you can print the image then use various mediums including paint, inks, coloured pencils etc to change it. Be as creative as you want to be.

A Social Eddy - Tweaked

  Be as creative as you want to be!

Download one or more of the original paintings listed below. Manipulate or animate the image to create your own re-imagined JPG or animated GIF. Send it back to us via the INSPIRE US Tumblr.

The example image we've used is A Social Eddy (or Left by the Tide) by Sir William Quiller Orchardson.

Please read the submission guidelines below and the terms and conditions before submitting your animated GIF or JPG. Images must be saved as RGB, in the following file formats and sizes.

Animated GIFs
File size must be no larger than 1.75MB and no more than 540 pixels wide. Remember to save your animated GIF in your editing program so that it loops forever.

JPG, JPEG, or PNG
File size must be no larger than 10MB. Please try to size your image within 500 pixels wide x 750 pixels high. Larger images up to a maximum of 1280 pixels wide and 1920 pixels high can be uploaded but will be automatically scaled-down after upload.

More about image file formats.

HOW TO TAKE PART:

 1.

Download one or more of the original paintings listed below.

 2.

Manipulate or animate the image to create your own re-imagined animated GIF or JPG.

 3.

Send it back to us via the
INSPIRE US Tumblr.

SELECT AN ARTWORK:

To Pastures New
The Tennis Party
Flood in the Highlands
A Social Eddy

To Pastures New
by Sir James Guthrie

The Tennis Party
by Sir John Lavery

Flood in the Highlands
by Sir Edwin Landseer

A Social Eddy
(
or Left by the Tide)

by Sir William Quiller Orchardson


 

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