June/July 2016 Art Challenge - Starscape

Discussion in 'Fan Art' started by Starscape, Jul 26, 2016.

  1. Starscape

    Starscape Commodore Commodore

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    A two month long challenge and inspiration strikes in the last week, argh! ;)

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  2. Finn

    Finn Bad Batch of TrekBBS Premium Member

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    I had to google it.

    But I really like it, I'm guessing a backwater starbase...that nobody covets?
     
  3. Starscape

    Starscape Commodore Commodore

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    Thanks Finn. :)

    It didn't occur to me the Phil Silvers Show would be obscure, it seemed to be on everyday when I was growing up and it did spawn a Steve Martin "Sgt Bilko" movie, as awful as that was.


    My entry's based on the show's cartoon intro/title:

     
  4. Finn

    Finn Bad Batch of TrekBBS Premium Member

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    Yes really obscure.
     
  5. -SS-

    -SS- Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

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    I've never heard of the show before either, but you've made a cute take on it.
     
  6. Redfern

    Redfern Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

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    If you've ever watched the "Top Cat" cartoon by Hanna Barbara, his scheming personality and voice were based upon Phil Silver's "Bilko" caharacter.
     
  7. Finn

    Finn Bad Batch of TrekBBS Premium Member

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    No...never heard of that one either :lol: