Welcome to the first in our regular updates for Wacom's 'Show Your Creativity’ contest.

Each week we’ll be giving an update on the progress of our contestants – each of whom are vying to win a fantastic Wacom Cintiq Companion.

To do this they'll be need supplying us with a weekly round-up of their device use and screenshots of their progress as they create or add to a project with the Cintiq Companion.

This first week, our creative contestants have been getting used to the Cintiq Companion. Most have previously used Wacom tablets and are familiar with the whole concept of pressure-sensitive tablets and pen devices. None of them however have experienced the workflow of the Cintiq Companion before. Keep reading to see how they got on.

Image: Kalopsia, by Gidi Meir Morris