Art:December Daily Doodles 2005
The December Daily Doodles is an event run by Apollo with a new contest every weekday for the entire month. Four days a week are forum events, one day is dedicated to a familiar tournament. Sometimes the weekend is covered by a guest host. December 2005  was the first annual DDD.
- 1 Week One
- 2 Weekend One: Fruit Display (3rd & 4th)
- 3 Week Two
- 4 Weekend Two: Please, sir! May I be excused? (10th & 11th)
- 5 Week Three
- 6 Weekend Three (17th & 18th)
- 7 Week Four
- 8 Week Five
- 9 Endurance Award
- 10 Event Articles
December Designs (1st)
What does December mean to you? Toddle over to Artpad and draw me a picture of something that means December to you.
Dear Cleaver (2nd)
Write a 150 words maximum letter to Cleaver telling him your pirate's current gift wish list.
Weekend One: Fruit Display (3rd & 4th)
Make a collage using only the images of fruit from the game.
New Mugs For Old (5th)
Invent a new mug. Include the name of the mug and the effect it has on the game (or the players!).
Write a limerick describing an unfortunate, unlucky or unpleasant accident that befell you as you went happily about your piratey life.
Fancy Dress (7th)
Using existing in-game male clothing items, create a fancy dress outfit for my pirate. You will need to post an image of a male pirate wearing the costume. Tell me what I am dressed as, and a brief description of the costume. As part of your description, you can also select two accessories for me to be carrying to complement the costume. The accessories should be items already available in the game (e.g. swords, mugs, trinkets, commodities, small items of furniture!)
Paint Ball! (9th)
Create an original picture, using only Microsoft Paint or MacPaint. The theme of the picture should be Candles or Candlelight.
Weekend Two: Please, sir! May I be excused? (10th & 11th)
Write a story of the day you had trying to get your Doodle entry in, and the obstacles, events or adventures in the path of you getting the entry in before the contest closed.
Legendary in the Whole Ocean (12th)
Invent a mythical figure for our pirate world; someone who represents something, who has some kind of role, who explains or personifies one of the features or quirks of the game and the game world.
Stain Bonus (13th)
Today your challenge is to create a piratey stained-glass picture.
Deck The Hallmarks (15th)
Write a greetings card verse of 2-8 lines for the occasion of your choice.
Pythia's Picture (16th)
Create an Artpad picture on any theme, but it must include one or more of a rose, a rainbow or a triceratops.
Weekend Three (17th & 18th)
Captain's Limerick (19th)
Write a limerick about your first in-game Captain, based on your own experience, or a generic experience, or totally fictional.
Photoshop Phun (20th)
Alter an existing music album cover to make it relevant either to pirates or to vegetables.
Christmas Songs (21st)
Take the words of a well-known Christmas carol or song, and parody them to produce a piratey version.
Create your own original animated gif avatar. The theme is up to you, as long as it is appropriate in style and content to the forum.
Write a Haiku about overindulgence.
Create an original illuminated picture of your pirate's initial letter.
Feeble Thanks (29th)
Write a very bad "thank you" letter to someone.
Fond Memories (30th)
Use Artpad to draw a picture representing a positive memory from the time you've spent in Yohoho! Puzzle Pirates this year.
These pirates all successfully completed every doodle on the forums:
- Jerze of Midnight won a black/black feather, a present from Crow
- Idol of Cobalt won a bunch of red roses
- Muffbeard of Cobalt won a blue lily
- Shazbot of Midnight won a sloop named the Dedicated Doodler (which became the name of the award in later years)
- Synful of Cobalt won a bunch of maroon daisies
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