I submitted an entry to The New Yorker's 2009 Eustace Tilley Contest. From their website:
Eustace Tilley appeared on our first cover, in 1925, and has returned for nearly every anniversary issue since. Create your own version of our iconic dandy by January 15, 2009, for a chance to win and be featured in a slide show curated by The New Yorker’s art editor, Françoise Mouly.
Here's the original cover:
And here's my spin -- a dreadlocked "Rasta U-Stayce" Tilley:
See the rest of the entries and make comments here.
Twelve winners will be selected and then featured in an online slideshow. No fortune, just glory. Very stiff competition -- win or lose, it was fun to come up with this portrait.