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PLP: Prize List+ Request Looking for prizes- possible ideasJournal featuresArt prizes (sketches, small pieces, etc.)Llamas?CritiquesPointsCurrent Prizes Available - what we have now15,000 worth of premium memberships, most likely going to be 3 month subs. So about 27ish winners there. Journal Feaures by:Astrikos Sabbelbina @ you? Art commissions by:WolvesHaveNightmares: A pixel artwork from me, and it can be anything pixel, like gifs, journal doll, animated icon, etc. Astrikos colored sketch of your favorite animal (x2)If you have any ideas, questions, or concerns, please comment below!Thank you all so much! -A
Focal Point I Welcome to this new article series that aims to feature a few artists you might have not seen before.Feel free to suggest artists in a comment below Juupion's gallery is full of gorgeous creations with color and character. If you explore M0THart's gallery, you will find beautiful and sensitive portraits with powerful concepts. Northstar76 has beautiful scenes of natural glory, it's easy to get lost in this gallery! nawkaman's pieces are powerful and creative, showcasing powerful ideas in a few lines.
PLP:Looking for Feedback + Prizes for Contest!We did it!Project has been completely funded at 15,030 points!Ultra thanks to SavageFrog for all her help and support! Also, huge thanks to everyone who has donated- large or small, your donations are highly appreciated!Latest donors:SavageFrog TheOtherKilroy seriousmess Sins0mnia Thank you!!Feedback is highly appreciated!Questions on the Contest itselfShould the prizes/contest be available to participants only?Would you rather have randomized winners based on completing a set of tasks or voted on art prompt of sorts?If we go the art route, I would probably need a panel of judges, so if this happens and you're interested, please note me!Questions on PrizesNow that funds have been reached, what should the prizes be? I did a poll a while ago and premium memberships seemed to be the most popular.However.... Do you prefer 37 1 month premium memberships or 23 3 month premi
Through-a-lens Feature Saturday #75:iconthrough-a-lens:Through-a-LensQuestion of the Week:What is your favorite time of day to shoot?Submit Today! Theme: MetalAnimals, Plants, and NatureSunny spruce by AntaresAquariiBlue And Green by yoomyuThe Invincible by DebasishPhotosThe Friend by AdrianaFilipEarly Summer Snow by yoomyuMrs. Whiskers by AdrianaFilipIllusion by AdrianaFilipMemories by CRGPhotographyHeading to the Powder Room by CRGPhotographyStyle by CRGPhotography Tha
Through-a-Lens Feature Wednesday #74:iconthrough-a-lens:Through-a-Lens Feature Friday Hi everyone, I'm glad to be back and sorry I haven't been able to feature in a long while! Submit Today! Theme: MetalAbstract & SurrealU and O by leoatelierStripes by KizukiTamuraUfo by KizukiTamuraBack Side With Orange Dots by KizukiTamuraImprovise by WillTCExtra Dimension by WTek79Digital Waterfall by WTek79Scratch by KizukiTamuraDaydream by KizukiTamura
PE: Free + Open Source Art ProgramsThere are plently of art programs out there, but many cost money to buy. This article aims to help you find a free or open source altneratives to paid art programs.Digital PaintingThe following programs are alternatives to digital painting programs like Paint Tool SAI and Corel Paintshop Pro.Krita is a great program that is actively developed and has a plethora of features. The brush engine in particular is really nice. Similar to GIMP & Photoshop, Krita does more than just digital painting. You can do things like photomanipulation, and it offers a variety of file formats and templates to experiment with. Because there are so many features, the learning curve is going to be higher than with something like SAI, but since it's well laid out and gorgeous, you should be able to paint gorgeous stuff in no time. Keep in mind, Krita uses a lot of RAM & CPU, and you might need a graphics card to keep the pro
0 Constructive Comments 8 + Minicontest! In this journal, we introduced our project for featuring your art with 0 constructive comments. Now that plenty of awesome pieces have been submitted, thank you, and it's time to showcase them! 0 Constructive Comment SubmissionsConsider commenting on these deviations constructively. Give them some love! 10 images will be featured monthly in the order of their submission, starting from the oldest. These art
Thumbshare: Under-appreciated Art FeatureI made this thread and asked people to share under appreciated art. Here's a feature created by you guys! Thanks for participating. Consider giving the article aso more people can find it,but first favorite all of the artists featured here! Bridge over troubled water by thedaydreaminggirl Monarch by tracteurrouge StockHeaven ~ Nature Flower 2 by StockHeaven Step by step by thedaydreaminggirl
Through-a-Lens Feature Friday #73Astrikos for Through-a-LensTheme: MinimalNeeds deviations to be featured here, so submit your deviations today! Tell me if it's locked, though!People & PortraitsRemembrances 1 by ElliSpirelliLife by PontusEkerothPearly-White 4 by ElliSpirelli
Today's Headlines From The News Desk 7-2-15ArchiveToday’s Headlines From The News DeskJuly 2, 2015:iconmoonbeam13: Moonbeam13:icondamphyr: damphyrTwitterFacebookGoogle+Today's Inspiration The most effective way to do it, is to do it.”—Amelia EarhartToday, get started on that project or task you've been putting off.Independence DayIn honor of Independence Day, DeviantArt staff will be enjoying the day off on Friday, July 3rd. As such, we won't be posting headlines but we'll be back to our regularly scheduled programming on Monday, July 6th. To our U.S. friends, Happy Fourth of July!The Ne
Achievement Unlocked: EqualityArchiveAchievement Unlocked: Equality:icondamphyr: damphyr:icontaxikun: taxikunF E A . S E TTwitterFacebookGoogle+Nintendo scored points with fans who have been longing for more diversity and representation in games by confirming that newest title in their Fire Emblem series will allow for same-sex relationships.While this announcement has made headlines, Fire Emblem will not be the first time that Nintendo has allowed players the option of a same-sex union.In 2005, the Bokujō Monogatari series, Harvest Moon to English s
Today's Headlines From The News Desk 6-29-15ArchiveToday’s Headlines From The News DeskJune 29, 2015:iconmoonbeam13: Moonbeam13:icondamphyr: damphyrTwitterFacebookGoogle+Cheer UpWe know it's Monday again but cheer up -- we're in this together.Age of Tin ManWhat happens when you mash-up Avengers: Age of Ultron and The Wizard of Oz? Probably something like this and we like it.The Road NorthJoshuaCovey has almost reached his Kickstarter goal to fund his comic The Road North
Today's Headlines From The News Desk 6-30-15ArchiveToday’s Headlines From The News DeskJune 30, 2015:iconmoonbeam13: Moonbeam13:icondamphyr: damphyrTwitterFacebookGoogle+Today's Inspiration Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. - Francis of AssisiLost VoicesDarius Simpson and Scout Bostley are both students and poets at Eastern Michigan University. This is their joint spoken word performance they delivered during a poetry slam invitational and it's unbelievably powerful. The message? There is a thin line between supporting someone and speaking for them.:bigthumb38195
Today's Headlines From The News Desk 6-26-15ArchiveToday’s Headlines From The News DeskJune 26, 2015:iconmoonbeam13: Moonbeam13:icondeevelliott: DeevElliottTwitterFacebookGoogle+Supreme Court Rules For Same-Sex MarriageIn a landmark ruling, the United States Supreme Court - with a vote of 5-4 - ruled that same-sex couples have the constitutional right to marry, and states cannot take that right away from. them. This decision will require all 50 states and U.S. territories to recognize all legally-performed marriages from all jurisdictions. This makes the U.S one of about 21 countries that legally recognize same-sex m
Nightmare Fuel: Monsters by Anastasios GionisAnastasios Gionis is a digital sculptor and 3D modeler for the film industry. His work has been featured in films such as Snow White and the Huntsman, Cabin in the Woods, Land of the Lost, Hop, and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Sorcerer's Apprentice, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor.He also did character design for kids TV shows including As Told by Ginger, All Grown Up, Squirrel Boy, and Rocket Power.
CustomBox+Journal Tips n Tricks-Updated 25-Sep-14More updates comings soon!!You may put all your queries here in this blog comments.Tips & tricks1. How to align your elements in custombox or journal?Use the following code:Content hereYou can change the alignment to left, right, center & justify by simply replacing the words as shown belowContent here2. How do you change the font-size in a custombox?Use the following code:Your text hereYour text hereYour text hereYour text hereYour text hereYour text hereYour text hereThe result:Font size = 1Font size = 2Font size = 3Font size = 4Font size = 5Font size = 6Font size = 73. How to change your font in a Custombox/Journal?Use the following tag to change your font in your custombox.Your text hereExampleYour text hereResultYour text hereSafe fonts to useSerif FontsGeorgia ----- The quick brown fox
Today's Headlines From The News Desk 7-1-15ArchiveToday’s Headlines From The News DeskJuly 1, 2015:iconmoonbeam13: Moonbeam13:icondamphyr: damphyrTwitterFacebookGoogle+Today's Inspiration Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.Maya AngelouToday, aspire to brighten someone's day!Get Pinned!Marvel's SDCC exclusive pin sets feature art by our very own skottieyoung! These pins are not only adorable, they feature some of our favorite Marvel heroes. Be sure to drop by
PE: Decorating Your ProfileCommunity WeekYour profile page is the first thing people will see when they click on your name, so it's very important to leave a good impression! This article will provide some useful tips and tricks for both premium and non-premium members who want to convert their profile into their own, unique page. First off, some Do's and Don'ts of profile decoration:Do:Use dA's profile widgets-- there are lots of great options to chose fromShow off some art (that's what people are here for!)Express your personality through colors, stamps, gifs, etc.Don't:Add so many images that your profile takes forever to loadUse garish or headache-inducing colorsMake text difficult to read with dark backgroundsNon-Premium WidgetsWhile many widgets are restricted or locked for non-premium members, there are still a variety of great widgets that you can add to your profile, even without a membership.
Through-a-Lens Feature Friday #9Theme of the Weekeek : Warmth -Submit now!#Through-a-Lens is wonderful. Showcasing amazing photography:Art from Abstract + Surrealblue escape by cameraflou:heart