With two out of the three weeks now gone in the competition schedule, the pressure is now on, and not surprisingly work has shifted into expedient mode. What can be done in a week to win the competition? Worthy values and diligent planning have been sacrificed on the altar of hard sell. Most students have found this strangely liberating, but at the same time are concerned about the sheer contingency of the way that decisions have been reached and how things might have turned out differently.
Much talk of that killer drawing to seduce the judges into suspending disbelief.