Weekly Drills Weekly Drills 021 - #ChocolateCraving by Andrew McDonald 3 months ago 3 min read This week your drill is to eat loads of chocolate while creating a tasty looking project with the central element being chocolate, then tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #ChocolateCraving.Made from the dried seeds that are found in pods on the cacao tree it can be processed into all form of tasty delights. It can be a liquid, a paste, a solid block, and is a key ingredient for so many tasty delights. This week we want you to be inspired by all things chocolate and create a project with it as the focus. The image that makes our judge drool the most will win this weeks challenge.To get some feedback on your work-in-progress project before you submit it, head over to Discord channel and chat with other artists having a crack. To see all the Weekly Drill projects just follow this link.RulesUse your favorite art supplies, software and workflow.Only submit work created during this week.Submit as many entries as you want.You can use concept art, models, textures and other assets and include it in your project. However, make sure to credit the artist by linking to their work and explain exactly what you created.You must tag your project with #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #ChocolateCravingSubmission open Friday, August 21, 2020 Submission close Friday, August 28, 2020JudgesCreative Director Justin Mohlman will evaluate entries and select a winner based on quality, creativity, and adherence to the challenge theme.PrizesOfficial Weekly Drills Achievement badge to show off on your profile page.Enter NowTo enter this Weekly Drill, simple create a project for your portfolio and tag it. Remember, keep these drills loose and stress-free. This drill is about growing our digital skills, together, as a community. Create Weekly Drill Project WinnerWeekly Drill 21 - Chocolate CravingThis week I modeled King Penny, original concept art by Fiamma Iavarone.The Forbidden Swamp mew3dThe RookiesSecond Place#WeeklyDrills 021 - Chocolate MaterialFor this week’s drill, I decided to create a material with Substance Designer. This is the first material I made without using a tutorial and it was not as difficult as I thought. It was quite fun to figure out which nodes to use and how to use them.The Forbidden Swamp mew3dThe RookiesThird PlaceI’ve got a Golden Ticket!Chocolate-themed weekly drill lead me to recreate this scene from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.The Forbidden Swamp mew3dThe RookiesF.A.QHow many entries can I submit?As many as you want.How do I tag my project?During Step 2 of the project building process, you will see a tag input field in the right column under your project title and description input fields. Note: Do not include "#" with your tag (eg: #RookiesWeeklyDrills), the tool already handles that for you. See below for example. Share your thoughts on this post Read more posts by this author Andrew McDonald Andrew is the co-founder of The Rookies has been working in the visual effects industry since 2002. Most recently he was a CG Supervisor at Industrial Light & Magic. The link has been copied!