link to the journal post about it:
2014 Mailbox Open!It's that time of year again! Santa's Workshop is once again opening our mailbox to all the good little deviants of deviantART. Rather than our usually mystical process, we are holding a raffle and matching children with an elf who you can work with to make your request.
To enter, please read these instructions VERY CAREFULLY! Failure to follow the rules can result in disqualification! Instead of sending a typical request for a character, you will send in a DESCRIPTION of the character you would like drawn.
Select MALE or FEMALE based on how your character appears. For example, if you have a male character who looks like a woman, write in FEMALE. If your character is androgynous or not humanoid, leave this BLANK.
If your character is humanoid, write down the apparent age of your character. So your 500 year old vampire who looks like a 10 year-old should be listed as 10.
If your character looks mostly human, write HUMAN. If your characte
I think I actually like this a bit better. Since we just have to send in our basic info this time and then when we get picked, we get to explain exactly what we want Now to decide who I want drawn.... hmmmm.... XD