Challenge Owner's Choice Challenge Winners - 3rd Place 410 points (current score) Uploaded: Jan 5, 2010  
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NZ is a Rugby mad nation. It would have to be our main Winter sport. The 'Haka' is performed before every international match played by the 'All Blacks' our national team. The Haka originated with the Maori & there are many variations the most well known being the war dance. The All Blacks perform one that is called the 'Ka Mate' If you get a chance check it out on U Tube. It is quite fascinating.
Design credits:
The guy in the centre holding the cup is The All Black Captain Ritchie McCaw. He would have to be the best no 7 in the world & for the 2nd time won International Rugby player of the year. Nobody has ever won it twice before. Created in Photoscape. Each pic has been turned into a pencil sketch or watercolour. The background is a frond of the silver fern blended with a maori haka painting

Comments for this page: (view all 43 comments)
Xguern66 says:
Wow Mary - you've done it again. This is very powerful stuff. Love your effects. Great selection. 10cps.
Jan 16, 2010
MaxiDesigns says:
Wow, way cool!!! U Rock!!!! 10cp
Jan 13, 2010
pmrmoncada says:
This is fantastic! Awesome effects!
Jan 7, 2010
Crystina says:
I lov your collage it is exciting,fascinating and so beautifully done. 10+10CP...
Jan 7, 2010
My Inspiration says:
fantastic sports page, Mary! +cps
Jan 7, 2010
shannonsnan says:
great page
Jan 6, 2010
Smurfie says:
PS: do you have the normale picture of that rugby player in the left upper corner? I like him! :) (And besides Ireland, The All Blacks are my favorite rugby team)
Jan 6, 2010
Smurfie says:
This is soooooo awesome!!! Love it! Thanks for joining my challenge! :)
Jan 6, 2010
baroochi says:
I love seeing the Haka, it's so powerful, love the way you've made the page Mary.
Jan 6, 2010
Miyako says:
This is a very interesting LO Mary... I specially like the way it seems to be sketched / painted. 10cps... :)
Jan 5, 2010
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