Top Cow has graciously allowed us to announce the winners of their 2013 talent hunt. The winners will work on upcoming issues of the Top Cow series Artifacts. Four unpublished writers and four unpublished artists were chosen. Along with the winners there were ten runner-up writers and ten runner-up artists that will be doing short stories for an as yet unannounced anthology annual.
At the Top Cow panel at Wondercon last weekend Matt Hawkins announced that there will be another talent hunt for 2014 and the rules will be announced at this years SDCC and the application will go on-line the very next day.
Here is a link to the rules and regulations that were used for judging this year's contestants: http://topcow.com/files/Talent_Hunt_2013_Synopsis.pdf
And here is the complete list of the winners and runners-up for this year's Top Cow Talent Hunt:
Writer Winners: Devon Wong, Raven Heisenberg, Tini Howard and Stephen Foxe
Writer Runners Up: Duncan Waugh & Rebecca Waugh, Jonny Hinkle, Jonathan Duran, Ross Hardy, Francois Soriano, Andrew Knighton, Ashley Robinson, Jim Mitchel, Jeffrey and Susan Bridges and John McPherson
Artist Winners: Adalor Alvarez, Isaac Goodhart, Aileen Oracion and Gustavo Brocanello
Artist Runners Up: Fernando Argosino, Juan Luis Rincon, Mauricio A., Fabian Quintero, Brian Rogers, Luigi Crisk, Phil Sevy, Alvaro Sarreseca, Mike Crawfor, Demetres Panayides
Congratulations to all the winners and runner-ups!