2021 3D Halloween Contest: Los Días de los Muertos

Our dearly departed; animal, human, or object; may no longer be here, but we can still carry on their light and turn a bittersweet time into a time of sweet remembrance, we want you to create a sugar skull that tells us all about your dearly departed.

Managers: Digitell

2021 3D Halloween Contest with Sponsors

This year's 3D theme is: Los Días de los Muertos

The Spirits are on their way
Let us offer them a place to stay
With Food, Water, and memories of home
And the scent of Marigolds, ensuring they will not roam
Paint your skulls and your faces
For Los Días de los Muertos is in our graces!

Welcome to the Sugar Skull Contest!

Please take a moment to visit this year's 3D sponsors


iPi Soft

E-on Software




Filter Forge





Renderosity Magazine

General Contest Rules:

  • All Renderosity members are eligible to enter except for staff.
  • Winners will be announced on November 18th.
  • Entries must be new artwork not previously posted online, or anywhere else publicly.
  • Members may submit entries in all the categories, but there is a maximum of three entries per category.
  • Entries will be anonymous.
  • Winner's Announcement will be posted in the Renderosity News Section and this official contest page.

Entry Specifications:

  • Image size must be a maximum of 1200 pixels x 1200 pixels in .jpeg or .gif format (72 dpi).
  • Thumbnail image must be maximum of 300 pixels (wide) x 350 pixels (height) in .jpeg or .gif format (72 dpi). Here is a helpful tutorial on How to make Full Image Thumbnails.
  • Both the full-size image and the thumbnail are required to enter.
  • Entries of previously winning submissions will not be accepted.
  • No Nudity is allowed on the thumbnail and/or full image.
  • You cannot sign your real name, nor Renderosity username, on your image or in the description. Any signed images, will not be accepted.
  • By uploading your image, you are agreeing that this is your original work.
  • Any entry containing violence, blood, brutality or gore that is implied or explicit will be removed.
  • An entry containing weapons of any kind, or objects to be used as weapons is subject to review for violence.
  • An entry containing childlike imagery in suggestive poses will be removed.

Community Voting:

  • The winners will be selected by the community.
  • All clone votes will be removed.

Additional Information:

All prize winners must supply Renderosity with their real name, email address and mailing address for prize distribution and registration.

By entering this contest, you agree that your submission(s) may be used by Renderosity for promotional purposes. This may include; online, digital, print, on CD or in any other medium. By submitting your entry into this contest you are granting Renderosity the right to retain your entry in its archive and to display the entry within this community to promote Renderosity and/or future contests held.

By submitting this form, you agree that you are authorized to grant Renderosity the permission to use of your image in print advertising, promotions or website usage. The Artist will remain the intellectual property holder of their images.

Prize Listing

(Some prizes may be for Windows only)

Treats (No Tricks) for You

1st Place

2nd Place

3rd Place


1st Place

Entry #25

2nd Place

Entry #59

3rd Place

Entry #10

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