WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 27 (100 works)Why not help support and promote your fellow artists' (and your own) works featured here by the Journal if you like the feature.
From the Ashes by ErinM31Ethan Hawke by Jeanne-Lui
BLS: Envoy of the Beginning by AlexRose312:thumb329476637:Sherlock Holmes by SchizophrenicUnicornTom Hiddleston III by SecondGoddess
Series Sherlock-ATC1 by zakkiya29Stairway - iogee pen drawing by HoshisamaValmorArwen by SchizophrenicUnicornRemembrance Day by Trigar
:thumb339434895:Peter and Tink by XiiiBeatoSenseiQuietude by CaptainNuss
Rebecca 7556 by phydeau-+-Late evening-+- by TalviEnkeliWar Games by HoudaShams
100 Suns by arthawk87In Darkness I Dwell - Tom Hiddleston by arthawk87sparrows by cloe-patra
a bottle full of magic by cloe-patraDachshund by ReenaH78Little One by Paul-Shanghai
bumblebee by cloe-patraChange your Fate by XiiiBeatoSenseiBirdie Bird Bird by Adniv
Trick Or Treat by zakkiya29Squirrel by AdnivTwilight: Edward and Bella by tanjadrawing
Alive by PhaedrisMad as a Hatter by SchizophrenicUnicornMR HULK by 05emort123
Norwegian Fjord Rai by AdnivBlonde Bond _complete by 05emort123Ferret Demi by Altarior
Encounter with the divine by Phaedriswtf... by sojuponSquish by zakkiya29
Storm by ErinM31Titanic by TrigarA New Leaf by emily3371
Respect The Models Sign XXL by KiLLERdjayDeep Blue by HoudaShamsCloud Strife by tincek-marincek
The results + misc. info + Big Weekly Features!The results
First, the results of that "Watchers Feature!" test some of you helped with: after 2 weeks there's still less Favs than people featured on the latest one http://diamond4girl.deviantart.com/journal/WATCHERS-FEATURE-pt-23-318773207 , but nonetheless, with some more Favs than usual, the feature ended up in the Footer for about a day and half and your works have been seen by 3-4 times more people than usual. (1100+ on the latest one vs. >400 views on the few previous ones). Thank you all who helped with the test. I consider my theory relatively proved, so it's up to you what you do in the future. Btw, glad some of you finally figured out you can fav Journals!
In case you missed it, but you're interested, I wrote a little "tutorial" on making features, especially big/huge ones and all in extremely time saving and easy way AND with your thumbs all arranged nicely in your Journal http://diamond4girl.deviantart.com/journal/Tutoria
Traditional Art Favorites of 2013!2012 • 2011 • 2010 • 2009 • 2008
Another year is almost over and it's time for my 6th annual traditional art feature of artworks submitted in the year of 2013!
This is probably my favorite, the most difficult and the most time consuming art feature to make, as well as the one I'm never really satisfied with: how does one decide which works to include in this little collection when, just from thi
WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 30
Coffee Kiss by dreamarianCount To Ten by HiiroNoYuki
Better Off Dead by luckynumber44Guilin Memories by Paul-ShanghaiJennifer Garner by BlueAngel271183The scariest monster-time itself by VeIra-girl
:thumb356364248:To a Great Mind... by ShErLoCkAh0LIQuETeen Wolf by luckynumber44Absol 2.0 by AlexRose312
Ostrich by AdnivBorn to serve by SuiPumpkinA Different World by AlexRose312Entwined by AlexRose312
Robert Downey Jr. by BlueAngel271183Something by Just-a-LittleDreamerWaves of Mystery by PencilHead1313Akame by jennieannie
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by SquirrelGirl15Northbound Train by PencilHead1313Rainbow Snake by RadishStick
velvet and lace 3 by HiiroNoYukiThe Wallflowers by Just-a-LittleDreamerAlien by Paul-Shanghai
Spirit of The Raven Warrior by SweediesArtEyes in the Sky by AmBr0Passion for Music by SweediesArt
Regina by alice-castielDeath of the Raven Warrior by SweediesArtOld Woman Smoking by alfredorf22
-+-Stairs from the past-+- by TalviEnkeliOnce there was the light by freshberriesBreaking Bad (Final) by alfredorf22
Pair of Parrots by yarivtElsa the golden retriever UPDATE by 05emort123The ones who give me eargasms by Ilojleen
With a Guitar In My Hands by OonaghAncaireBattleCash 'n' Dylan by Just-a-LittleDreamerlittle lanterns by cloe-patra
The Doctor and his Ponds by SuiPumpkinred flower by cloe-patrabutterfly2 by cloe-patra
Togetherness by Parabuteo78The Queen by yarivtWhy crying? by yarivt
Traditional Damon Picspam, 2 mini damons by 05emort123Black Bird by AdnivCherish Forever by jennieannie
Lenore and Krille by kornradSketch Card : HOLMES by ShErLoCkAh0LIQuEPCA Icons by alice-castiel
WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 23100+ works to enjoy this month.
Drapery Study da Vinci by AmBr0Golden by art-of-amie
Michael and Anahita (The Autumnal Equinox) by Aty-S-BehsamInseparable by SandraHultsvedSutileza femenina y gris by JormanComegatoIn home by JormanComegato
Blue Feathers by TheSlaveQueenElizabeth by artbydarrylJared Leto by Andela1998Benedict Cumberbatch by BloodLexy
Bleeding away by BlacleriaSketch Card : SCARF by ShErLoCkAh0LIQuEAsian Beauty by HelenePietAdele by Sierra-la
From the shelter of my mind (Tom Hiddleston) by arthawk87Castiel by TalestrissMini Tom by Pencil-Stencil:thumb317733890:
Lunch Time by sharmz:thumb280601855::thumb315825295:
Respect The Models Sign XXL by SnakeStarXXXWindows to the world by BloodLexyDon't Pass Me By by Gyllene
Give Peace A Chance by Just-a-LittleDreamerKaiden Hawke by ErinM31Dante DMC3 pen drawing incomplete version by HoshisamaValmor
To A Heart by Before-I-SleepSunset by Nadine-PotCBald Eagle by little--grasshopper
Your Light by ErinM31:thumb315973066:Zhang Ziyi by Gyllene
Pon de replay by Cindy-R07 - Amelie by PreetikaSharmaSketch Card : HOLMES by ShErLoCkAh0LIQuE
Benedict Cumberbatch by SecondGoddessStare death in the eye by acjub:thumb313784897:
Imogen by Sierra-laCM: Mitsuki by TiaVonI want sleeep by YouWillBeSurprised
Song Thrush nestling by YouWillBeSurprisedBlonde Bond _complete by 05emort123Johnny Depp by artbydarryl
It's Play Time!! by Darklight-phoenixStudy by phoenix132Drapery Study Durer by AmBr0
05 - O-Ren Ishii by PreetikaSharma:thumb
WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 38
Sir Alex Ferguson : Tribute by srvlama
Seeing Eye to Eye by joniwagnerartThe Queen (the painting) by yarivtWinter's Solace by ISG-Art
The Reichenbach Fall by ISG-ArtEmily Blunt by AmBr0John Luther by AmBr0
Chrome Ironman by zahuliJaime Lannister (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) by IlojleenWhy crying? by yarivt
Robb Stark (Richard Madden) by IlojleenAfternoon Sketching by HoudaShamsCersei Lannister (Lena Headey) by Ilojleen
Elephant by EnjoymaadiSketchbooking by HoudaShamsSmartness Has A Name by BlackwolfSilverpaw
Jack by alice-castielHappy Halloween by neressiaDaisy by alice-castiel
Painted African boy by yarivtHayWire Joker by zahuliSoon To Be Married by KayNyman
Blue Ballpoint Dog by Cindy-RSilent Hunter -Ballpoint- by Cindy-RIndian by Enjoymaadi
Sitka by BlackwolfSilverpawBlack Ballpoint Zombie Girl by Cindy-RClash of the...Amazons? by Forty-FathomsBreaker The Magical Warrior by AlexRose312
Jackson Rathbone and his Guitar by SHParsons[Commission] Sylwek - Akcja 5,50 by neressiaTom Hiddleston by ISG-ArtPrecious like Gold by neressia
Frodo by AlexRose312It's Only Your Imagination... by Forty-FathomsBetween a Rock And a Hard Place by Forty-FathomsAlaska by BlackwolfSilverpaw
Storm by ErinM31 Follow Me by ErinM31-+-Waiting in silence-+- by TalviEnkeli
Previous WATCHERS FEATURES!:
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WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 26 (130+ works)If you like the feature, why not support and promote your fellow artists' (and your own) works featured here by the Journal to help it spread and more people see it.
With every new month of these features, there's more and more great artists and amazing works popping up. Keep on with the awesomeness!
Magical Trio by Jessica17Michael and Anahita (The Autumnal Equinox) by Aty-S-Behsam
Tree by RadishStickRed Fox White Rose - pencil by LisaCrowBurkeSelf Portrait by boogiebear95Lion... by extra97
:thumb334651219:Skin by sinakasrohelineNew Orleans by ErinM31Safe by LoVeras
I Stand Alone - Tom Hiddleston by arthawk87Furtive Lungs by 3rdwheelerWet by AmBr0Sketch Card : SCARF by ShErLoCkAh0LIQuE
Natalie Portman by ruan-aIncoming Storm 2012_1022 by PhaedrisEmotion by ruan-a
Sasha resting by PhaedrisEyelash Pit Viper ( Pencil Work ) by enigmatic-freakBIC eye by photonline
Angelina by 3rdwheelerIn Darkness by ruan-a-+-Late evening-+- by TalviEnkeli
Charcoal Portrait Final by LisaCrowBurkeYour Light by ErinM31Oblivion by sinakasroheline
Il Mio Amore, Il Violino by Forty-FathomsJames Bond (AKA Daniel Craig) by Paul-ShanghaiEnola - German Boxer by kornrad
winterID by cloe-patragull by cloe-patraKitty by XiiiBeatoSensei
WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 31
Snake Girl by Brii333Wraith Bride by LuthienneTinuvielle
Gothic Stairwell by LuthienneTinuvielleChloe Moretz by soph-mVarun Abhiram by karthik82Grandma's Portrait by yarivt
Jennifer Lawrence by soph-m:thumb282897597:Natural Beauty by jthompson007@ night by sojupon
Stop The Hate by AnEnchantedSpiritLast Look by XiiiBeatoSenseiFalse Advantage by 3litza
Iron Man by mici-mimiCandles by Brii333Juxtaposed gasometer photo and gasometer cartoon by 3litza
Deathly Hallows by mici-mimi-+-Stairs from the past-+- by TalviEnkeliSiamese Cat by SpringzArt First oils painting! by XiiiBeatoSensei:thumb325846880:Magnet: Miku and Luka by sojupon
Third commission, oh yeah! ^^ by FlajkoThe Queen by yarivtAidan Turner as Mitchell by Ilojleen
Why crying? by yarivtA Young Khaleesi by jthompson007Cat reading a classic by SpringzArt
Behind Blue Eyes by ArtGoldArtYou've got the key to my heart by argentinian-queenFar Sunset by Poetunderground
Flare by PoetundergroundDescent by PoetundergroundIron Man Set: Hat + Mittens by argentinian-queen
Some University Photography by 3litzaVampire by SweediesArtGold Moth Orchid Sketch by LuthienneTinuvielle
B-Day Drawing by ichigonekogirlShattered by feainneHere Comes The Summer by SweediesArt
Masked by extra97LightCarrier by SweediesArtGary Oldman by jthompson007
Sketch Card : SCARF by ShErLoCkAh0LIQuEBenedict C. by Miss-CatherineMonica Bellucci : La bellissima by FlajkoKara Zor-El by Forty-Fathoms
Felicia Day by Lukuzo54week13/day3 by cloe-patraweek13/day2: fairylight by cloe-patraweek10: lights will guide you home by cloe-patra
Huge Weekly Features!Nothing too interesting and new to report. Currently experimenting with various new stuff. Lets see what comes out of it all. Hopefully at least something will be a success.
Gecko on Rocks by heavenhelSilence in Hell by Blacleria
Deshi Basara by ISG-ArtDay 175 - ACEO Drawing Project for Charity by secrets-of-the-pen
thirst by szog88Hero of Helm's Deep by SvenjaLiv
Compassion Series: Invisible World by jialu Zel by LaurasMuse
:thumb329221444:cheetah drawing by sharppower
SH - Shadow Skull by cpn-blowfishDeeDee by paullung
I cannot guarantee your safety... by Artsy50Fili... by Artsy50
Kili... by Artsy50X.T.I.N.A. by A-D-I--N-U-G-R-O-H-O
Wet by AmBr0The Hound and The Little Bird by DavidDeb
Coriolanus by ISG-ArtLilija by Ilojleen
Daughter of Winterfell by DavidDebSandor Glegane by DavidDeb
A Legend Reborn by DavidDebEmilia Clarke Commission by IleanaHunter
Mila Kunis Commission by IleanaHunterCharlize Theron by ChrisWoottonArt
Taste of Winter by darkmatter257Butterfly by sidneyeileen
Sansa Stark by FayerenBlack Death by SecondGoddess
Feature #17It seems that no one wants to claim that they bought me the print of this beautiful art...
So… to whomever you are thank you so much. It was a lovely surprise and gift.
On to the feature….
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3260 Points Rewards ( April 2013 )Hello
April Winners .
Please every one :fave: this blog , and also don't forget watch and Llama our supporters .
This Time , we will give 3260 Points Reward .
For your information , we saw all of the works, choose the best ones and moved them to " Best Of " Folder and Gave them Rewards .
Please read the whole journal , if you are one of our winners , just comment here : http://all-world-works.deviantart.com/journal/3260-Points-Rewards-April-2013-369082133 , then we will give you your rewards .
Every work gets 20 points Reward .
Now let's introduce the winners together :
FOLDER : Best Of Photography : https://all-world-works.deviantart.com/gallery/41932496
PE Photomanip: Let there be LIGHT!Light in Photomanipulation
Getting your light right when creating a photomanipulation sounds easy . . . until you sit down to try to do it! There are seemingly endless things to keep in mind: where the light source is, the intensity of the light, how pieces of your manipulation need to be composed so that they line up with the direction of the light in the piece, whether there could be multiple light sources, what color the light will be. . . .
And the goal for light in your manipulation is for the light to be consistent throughout so that it is telling a story. No pressure! It is not an overstatement to say that light will make or break your manipulation; I have declined many DD suggestions because of bad lighting.
Light can help you tell a story and is critical to your deviation. It adds emphasis, adds depth, contributes to realism, and draws the viewer's attention to where you want it to be
A Cup of Creativity Challenge!My last challenge (The CCC - The Crayon Creation Challenge) turned out to be a load of fun and produced some unbelievable artworks! I thought it was time to do a new challenge. From the poll, there seem to be plenty of you to take part
What's the point?
* For fun
* For the challenge
* To try something new with a non standard medium
* I'll feature everyone on my page for a week with the art from this challenge
* For my favourite piece, I'll give away my coffee creation as a prize (and if it sucks, I'll do you a drawing instead)
What are the rules?
* Paint a portrait using coffee as your medium and nothing else (well, maybe a tiny bit of graphite for your sketch and tiny touches of your choice of white/black medium for highlighting/darkening choice areas, but that's it!) Your art must be at least 90% coffee.
* Paint whoever you like, but it must be a painting that you have put time into; I won't accept halfhearted or obviously rushed entr
Traditional Art Favorites of 20122011 • 2010 • 2009 • 2008
Another year is almost over and it's time for my annual traditional art feature of artworks submitted in the year of 2012!
This is my favorite, the most difficult and the most time consuming art feature to make, as well as the one I'm never really satisfied with: it's a real pain to decide which works to include in this little collection when, just from this small part of the most amazing works dA is filled with you have the luck to find and see each year, you have at least a few hundreds of top
Breaking Bad Tribute by JoshSummana
Neytiri Na'vi by SteveDelamareafrica by neo2055The Great Waterfall by Syntetyc
Cognac by Sadness40Innocent Heart by KuomaTroublemakers by LadyEvilArts
Thoughts of You by MayFongTree Of Lava by janaschiEvilina. Anticipation. by Helga-Hertz
Dexter - Debra Morgan by StanbosA Place For The Lost by 3mmI
Lola's Ballet Lesson by nina-YDream is Destiny by Oer-Wout
Swamp Stalkers by jordangrimmerDark forest by typeATS
Lunar Dew Forest by ShahabAlizadehTree of life by FerdinandLadera
Ghost golden hills by neeroctibrisHere we had built our cottages and saunas by Huussii
blue ice by Helga-HertzHMS Royal George by RadoJavor
The Little Room of Ole Lukoje by samaposebeYellow and blue by AuroraWienhold
OJOS by KILEZABALACersei Lannister (Lena Headey) by Ilojleen
Temptation by XRlSPizza drawing by marcellobarenghi
Beautiful Paintings For Monica And PhilippeToday I celebrate two dear friends, Monica :iconrottenragamuffin: and Philippe :iconphilippel:
Monica's favorite quote is...
"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars."
― Oscar Wilde, from "Lady Windermere's Fan"
...and for sure this Lady is one of those who can see the stars and who can show to us their beauty.
Branwen by RottenRagamuffin Kinderdijk by RottenRagamuffin Mage of the Circle by RottenRagamuffin Caledonia by RottenRagamuffin An Awfully Big Pirate Adventure by RottenRagamuffin My Brilliant Career by RottenRagamuffin Kallian Tabris... Reloaded by RottenRagamuffin Calling on Miss Mouse by RottenRagamuffin Boris and Patricia by RottenRagamuffin
Philippe's favorite writer is J.R.R. Tolkien...
"There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after."
...and for sure this Gentleman is one of those who never tired of looking after beauty in al
Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature
:icondeviantartloveplz:Hello fellow deviants!:icondeviantartloveplz:
Please feel free to this news article so that many more people can enjoy these wonderful deviations!
:iconTheFavouriteShowcase: is a wonderful group that not only showcases some beautiful deviations but also helps in its promotion as well.This week's article is about FLOWER POWER.Enjoy!
The Enchanted Flower by FrosinaIlievskapoppy by cloe-patra
frozen. by Cocoouejust the way you are by morettinaLetting go by dukeofspade
pins II by indojo:thumb25195
Feature #5 -The Big One. The Sequel./New StockEdit: New stock uploaded today at my stock account :iconcinnamoncandy-stock: :iconhappytardplz:
I don't know much, but I do know that I seem to like The Big One. I. Can't. Help. It. :icontarddanceplz:
Bride by mashamaklaut t r a n q u i l by hellfirediva SAD DESTINY by MirellaSantana That Feeling by FictionChick Her Silent Grave by Celairen :thumb357128760: Eternal flame by Creamydigital Apocalypse by peroni68 Waiting by dienel96 The Tidal Effect by charmedy Here Comes The Summer by SweediesArt :thumb356748166: A Break In The Clouds by eidolic Acute by dmaabsta Wild by tamaraR Lady Gwyneth by Phatpuppyart-Studios Post Card Memory by thefantasim :thumb357080353: Red and White Carnations by stefonthesea Saint-rome - Toulouse by Louis-photos Silent memories by Mishice Play with me by XRlS Bubo XL by zusse The Darkness Within by Shades-Of-Lethe Last Summer by ariadnese The Flame of the Jellyfish by Wesley-Souza Goodbye Kiss by MyLifeThroughTheLens :thumb356802503: bubbles by Lhianne Sweet-dreams by MasoumehTavakoli Deep Water by Nikulina-Helena :thumb356767
Halloween Hoo Doo Contest!NEW DEADLINE
New Contest Deadline
The vote for the most popular drawing will be from:
14 November - 17 November
If you don't make the cutoff for the vote you can still enter the contest for the main prizes until
You just won't be part of the voters choice section.
:iconvioletheartplz::iconorangeheart-plz: NOW PRESENTING::iconorangeheart-plz: :iconvioletheartplz:
HALLOWEEN HOO DOO TWO
:iconlovepurpleplz::iconlovegoldplz:Celebrating all that is Halloween.:iconlovegoldplz::iconlovepurpleplz:
THIS IS A TRADITIONAL ART DRAWING CONTEST.
Grab your wand of choice and conjure up anything you can think of that represents this fabulous holiday. From black cats, the full moon, bats, pumpkins, scarecrows, creepy creatures to witches and warlocks.
Traditional Color PortraitsDrawing someone's portrait is not an easy task. As humans, constantly looking at other humans, we're very sensitive to the subtle nuances of each person's face.
The 10th Doctor by KKzStudios Portrait of Yuval by yarivt Eat veggies! by misakiiii
Because of this, you not only have to be very accurate with proportions, shading, etc., you also have to capture what makes this person different than everyone else, and convey a particular emotion at the same time.
Person by katr14 Self portrait- Overly SERIOUS Lookin' Guy by Fuee Mila Kunis by Pevansy Clown by DPasschier
We're running out of time... by Flajdesz Nacreous girl by CellyMonteiro Rose Garden by SquirrelGirl15 Hotel Victory by AmbergrisElement Link for Ana Maria by Legrandzilla
General Valen by C-A-Harland No Contest by simple-minds
Merry Christmas, and Happy HolidaysHello everybody,
A big hug to all my stubborn watchers, and a welcome hug to all new ones... It's almost the end of a year. A big year for me, to say the least. In my professional life, I have been making some exiting new stuff, which hopefully will pay off the next year. In my free time, I have been drawing. It's even difficult for myself to believe I have been drawing for only for a year now.
Comments and reactions have been so helpful, and motivating to pursue my dream of traditional drawing. When I started a year ago, I gave myself 2 years to strengthen my drawing skills. I must be honest and admit that I did not expect for myself, that after a year, I would already produce the stuff I am drawing now.
It must be something that was hiding in myself, and I must also give credit and applause to a lot of people on dA who have been so supporting and caring this last year.
So, for them, I want to share some great drawings from these amazing, and
FAQWhat pencils and supplies do you most often use? (Including coloured pencils )
For graphite drawings I use a fairly basic set of tools and I do have preferred brands. I mainly use Tombow Mono 100 pencils, Tombow Mono Zero Erasers, Blu-Tack (instead of a kneaded eraser), Tortillions, colour shaper and Tissue if I'm blending. I mainly use a smooth plate finish paper for graphite drawings, my preferred brand is Mellotex, but I also use Winsor and Newton Extra Smooth Bristol board. My essential kit is here http://pbird12.deviantart.com/gallery/30897635#/d5euwgp it's not exhaustive, but it's what I use most of all.
For coloured pencil drawings I use Faber-Castell Polychromos pencils and Blu-Tack and occasionally a touch of white acrylic for highlights if I've lost them in the colouring process. I like a Hot Pressed Watercolour paper for colour pencil drawings. It's smooth enough to keep everything looking ni
Favourite Showcase Feature V Hi All! :icontardglompplz:
Please this article so more people can see it.
Check out some amazing art from the members of :iconthefavouriteshowcase:
Avatar by ayshafaseeh
Sweet and Sour by VahnKira Donar's Whisper by VikingWidunder Wolf 2012 by ZhaoT
Owl 2 by 7-Year-Bytch CHeeeeetah by narufag Venezia by CamillaMalcus
Kids on Piano by sDoost 'Party Animal' - Tea Party 2 by GreyRadian Siesta In Rostock's Eastern Historic District by BarbaraPommerenke Autumn's Glow by eajna
only silence by bohomaz13 Tears and Lace ... SOLD by graemeb Red Wolf Moon by BaiLang
Syrup and kiwi by dh6art Transient by PutItOnPaper Autumn dance by jogijs
The Messenger Goddess in Oil by daveinaz Jade by SalmaAshraf Vivid Dreams and Fragile Machines by Bihni Hummingbirds - Marquetry by amazoncanvas
A big giant thank you to the amazing deviants and groups who art sponsoring this article! :ico
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Hope everybody had a nice day Welcome new members and watchers! Thank you for joining and thanks to the contributors of our galleries for letting me show your amazing works here.
So today, a
CPC Member Interviews - Issue #05: *pbird12:iconpbird12:
My name besides pbird12 is Paula McDonald (no Ronald or Old MacDonald jokes, please!). In my head I am 20 years old and will be forever; sadly, in earth years I am a wee bit older than this. I’m 33. I am Scottish and live with my fiancé and two beautiful children. My little boy is 2 and my little girl is 5.
Do you remember when you started drawing? Did something or someone in particular inspire you to pick up your pencils?
"I always drew as a kid and loved Art class at school, but was never able to draw people - I found it very frustrating. When I left school I went to college and studied Graphic Design for 3 years, and I think it turned me against art in general - I hated it! So, I didn't draw for more than 10 years. I started drawing realism when I joined dA, so about 15 months or so ago, and now I can draw people!"
Fake art - why care and what to look forI posted this last week for anyone looking for help to spot fake art. This is not law, if you don't care, feel free to move on. But if you do care that there are fakers out there, then maybe this could be of some use to you too. We have a serial faker on the loose on dA today so it sparked this little lot once more.
So, the questions/scenarios asked are always the same and the responses/justifications are always the same, but give them a minute to sink in before replying and insulting.
(Q1) Why do you care if someone is cheating what does it have to do with you?
(A1) Well, this is a public ART site and if people are submitting art that is not actually what they claim it to be, then they are dishonest. This will annoy some people and not others. If your passionate about your work then the chances are you'll find it insulting to the artistic community as a whole. Additionally, a lot of admins of groups HAVE to deal with fakes as a daily occure
the favourite showcase traditional art feature
splash by shadowmarim But why ... ? by AngelasPortraits
:thumb343499919: One ring to rule them all by acjub Cristina Otero by edwfinish
Rose by ShanghaiSarah ALICE COOPER 1972 by Red-Szajn I Chose Me! by ArtGoldArt
why do people dream? by proxi-mity Don't Leave Me Behind by Valentinadhara Punk Nouveau by Si3art
A Magical Moment... by Artsy50 _far away by serenaburroughs Dreamer by MrsButterD
Owlan by Miyu-Tou the light in my hand by szog88 Vision by eajna
BEAUTIFUL DAY by ARTBYTERESA Rabbit Abstract by Dusty-Feather Seeing the Lights by louise-rabey
Fishing cat pastels by Sarahharas07 The Pond of Blessings by bleuie :thumb341464344:
If you like what you see here please check out our traditional folder, you will find more amazing artwork there. >> http://thefavouriteshowcase.deviantart.com/gallery/?set=24821743&offset=0
WATCHERS FEATURE! pt. 28
flaunting shadows by VahnKiraStrumpet and Trollop by AthenaTT
Born to serve by SuiPumpkinMother of Dragons by SuiPumpkinGrandma's Portrait by yarivtBaldur by White--Whiskers
Chaotic child by freaky208Sun and Snow (Anahita - Painting with a Mouse) by Aty-S-BehsamStairway - iogee pen drawing by HoshisamaValmorI Stand Alone - Tom Hiddleston by arthawk87
Brothers by alice-castielDark Knight by alice-castielDangerous by SweediesArt
Little Innocence by OonaghAncaireBattleDrops of sunshine by freaky208:thumb343577437:
Trapped... by freaky208Sweet Evil by acjubReflection by VahnKira
Holmes Banners by alice-castiel:thumb344817734:Stefanie by YouWillBeSurprised
Kaiden Hawke by ErinM31Some say... by ViviDybowskiPara o meu querido amigo by AnkaAI3
The Nightmare by SweediesArt-+-These warm evenings of winter...-+- by TalviEnkeliYour Light by ErinM31
Pair of Parrots by yarivtsnail+daisy3 by cloe-patrathe mermaid by xxsensi
winterID by cloe-patraSee my Soul by acjubGandalf the Grey by Fantaasiatoidab
christmasID by cloe-patraPure and Simple by Paul-ShanghaiI'll go with you by Fantaasiatoidab
On the guard by AnkaAI3Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes III by IlojleenJohnny Depp by Laleesh-eats
An Angel of the Lord by SecondGoddessJensen Ackles VS Puma by VeIra-girlIron Man by Paul-Shanghai
'The Hibernal Solstice' by Aty-S-BehsamScars Of The Past by ArtGoldArtAddicted to Books..or Facebook by SweediesArt
Let Love In by Before-I-SleepRed Mountains by emily3371Mila Kunis by PauliDiaz
Italy. Venice. Bridges. by VeIra-girlCharlotte and Marlie by AthenaTT:thumb