WARNING: If you don't want to know what happened in this episode, don't read this photo recap!
Graham is stoked to hear this week's challenge involves aliens - that's his wheelhouse. Blending Aztec art into that picture will be an added bonus.
In this Spotlight Challenge the artists must an Aztec god and create the the ancient alien that might have inspired it. And now that they've each chosen an image, they know exactly who they're up against in this week's Battle Royale.
Yvonne incorporates organic forms into her fertility god alien.
Mel, also working on fertility god Xochipilli, is aiming for a butterfly look and winds up with a fish-faced alien, according to all. She's so not pleased.
Mr. Westmore demonstrates a proper "god of War" posture for Kevon.
Graham is working on a sun god alien, whose crown makes him look a little like a dinosaur.
Damien was a bottom look on his Season's ancient alien challenge, and is determined not to have history repeat itself.
Matt is having a great time blending crop circles of alien lore with motifs from Mesoamerican art.
Kelly had a cool idea for a mask for her character, but the clay stuck to the vacuform, and now her piece might be toast!
Walter is handpainting each of his dozens of scales today. Ambitious!
Matt describes the acquatic influences for Tlaloc, the god of water and lightening. The judges deem this a top look.
The judges didn't see any Mesoamerican influence in Kelly's work. She's in bottom looks for the second week in a row.
Damien and Graham were battle partners. Graham landed on bottom looks while Damien, on the left, took the top prize!
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