We're thrilled to announce the upcoming launch of Meet Mat 3, a Rookies contest, sponsored by Adobe. This is the third edition of the digital painting contest and it's specifically for budding digital artists with less than one year of industry experience.
What to Expect
Open Brief: Get ready to let your imagination run wild! This year's contest challenges you to showcase your creativity and talent by using Substance 3D Painter to texture MAT. The design brief is open, allowing you the freedom to explore any theme and style.
Exciting Rewards and Recognition: Brace yourself for more than just major prizes! We're spicing things up with weekly giveaways accessible to any entrant. Score Adobe Substance 3D subscriptions, top-notch hardware like laptop workstations and graphics cards, and witness your designs materialise with exclusive 3D prints from Mimaki.
Training & Support: Elevate your skills with our Mat Masterclasses - a series of video training lessons on our YouTube Channel. Engage in live Q&A sessions following each video, participate in weekly Live Feedback sessions and join our Discover Server to connect with fellow entrants and get instant answers to your questions.
Entries Open: November 20, 2023
Entries Close: January 5, 2024
Finalists Announced: January 15, 2024
Winners Revealed: January 23, 2024
Exclusive for Aspiring Artists: This year's contest is exclusively for non-professional digital artists with less than one year of industry experience. It's the perfect opportunity to kickstart your creative journey.
Prizes Galore: Our prize pool is massive, featuring top-tier prizes such as a Dell Workstation, Lenovo Laptop, Asus Zenbook Pro, NVIDIA GeForce RTX, Wacom Cintiq Displays and Tablets, Adobe Creative Cloud Subscriptions, incredible 3D prints, and more. Early entries have a higher chance of winning exciting surprises!
How to Participate
Mark Your Calendar: Set a reminder for November 20, 2023, and be among the first to submit your entry.
Download the Essentials: Grab Substance 3D Painter here and the MAT scene file from our Dropbox Folder.
Create a Contest Entry: Click the "Submit Contest Entry" button on the official Meet Mat 3 contest page and start bringing MAT to life using Substance 3D Painter!
Get ready to make your mark in the world of digital art. "Meet Mat 3" is not just a contest; it's an opportunity to unleash your creativity, connect with like-minded individuals, and elevate your skills. Are you up for the challenge? We can't wait to see what you create!