Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour

The Journal Portal

Tune into the voice of the community by checking out deviantART's Journal Portal. Join the conversation by browsing, adding faves, and leaving comments, or submit your own Journal to let your voice be heard.

Submit Journal

Community Mood

  • Love
  • Joy
  • Wow!
  • Affection
  • Adoration
  • Love 22755
  • Joy 18478
  • Wow! 4703
  • Affection 1752
  • Adoration 1069

Polls

Are highly intelligent or very talented people better able to hide their misery from loved ones, thus making it all the harder to “read” them and help them? fav.me/d7ux38b

Vote! (59,096 votes) 1,219 comments
67,646 Deviants Online
Hi all,

I thought I would do a quick and simple giveaway of some points as I'm lucky enough to be able to give some away. 
It's easy peasy - just add this journal to your favourites and you're in. I'll pick 5 random winners of 100 points each on October the 12th.

Good luck :blowkiss:

Jenna

Add or follow me for WIPs and nonsense. I love seeing and sharing art, it encourages me to continue www.facebook.com/jenna.bastabl…
Or I'd appreciate a like on my Art page - www.facebook.com/jennasartwork…
  • Mood: dA Love
  • Playing: Destiny
  • Eating: Chocolate
  • Drinking: Coffee
This is my 7th giveaway And :iconpaa-kun:"s 2nd giveaway .

I will increase the points if more than 100 people enter.

We Both :iconashish913: And :iconpaa-kun: have opened this giveaway together.

There will be :-

Bullet; Green Two 50  points winners
Bullet; Blue Four 25  points winners
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
WANT TO EARN 2 POINTS NOW ?

If you Want to earn 2 points just watch+ ALL these deviants and earn points. (Please be Loyal)
It is real easy.

:iconkingskywolf: :iconlividrussian: :iconchevr0let-camar0: :iconmadhurupa:

After giving watch , Llama and Fav just comment "POINTS" Here
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Want to win?

1.Just Fav+ this journal and comment "DONE" to enter(This will be your number).

:bulletred: Watch us if you like our works :iconashish913: :iconpaa-kun:

Yep you are now done just wait till the results are announced.

Winner will be selected from Random.org

Open till midnight of 26th September.
Hello guys.

How are you all? I am hosting a small 100 points giveaway for you all!

To enter the contest just WATCH ME And +fav Fav this journal


That's it!

Its easy to do isn't it?

And also you can help me with even 1 Points so that I continue doing these giveaway...

Have fun......

Results will be drawn using Random.org on 26th September.

New dA Meme Idea!

Journal Entry: Mon Sep 22, 2014, 7:06 PM


Know what would be really cool and a nice way to say thank you to your watchers? If everyone on dA went through their watcher's list and drew a present for their very first watcher. So I'm going to draw something for Keijukuningatar. What would you like? You can send me a note with the details.

Oh and tag, all you are it! Send me a link if you do this meme so I can see your wonderful arts. 

  • Mood: Joy
  • Listening to: Calvin Harris
  • Watching: GoT
  • Playing: Minecraft
  • Drinking: Boba tea

volunteers? + about wishlists,secret santa etc...

Journal Entry: Tue Sep 23, 2014, 10:21 AM
Hey there~! again more updates, one of them is particularly important to those that wanted to participate in the secret santa.

Firstly, I am in need of volunteers to help me organize some things. Though i will be doing most of it, it is impossible to manage now 170+ members and 20+ notes, along with school and art. So im searching for people who are ACTIVE on dA for: 

-noting the participants with the people who they will draw for and their wishlist. *ex: you note person 1 that they are paired with person 2 and give them a link to person 2's wishlist

-managing all exchange art that will be happening from the 25th of october to the 30th. 

-replying to general questions or linking people to certain journals, faqs, .... if you want to help me with any of these things please note me! <33

all volunteers that do work and help me with this project will have an immediate spot for the secret christmas exchange, that is if they want to participate of course. 


which leads me to my next update, the christmas exchange. 

a maximum of 100 people will be able to enter the public opening for the secret exchange. the rest of participants are invite only. 


Due to so much negative feedback, I just don't get why i should waste time on trying to please people that only complain. 
So the secret santa shall be a semi private one. 

And yes, they will enter based on quality. And if you did not complete all the rules for THIS secret exchange then you cannot join or try to enter the secret santa. 


ALSO 

your wishlists are due in 4 days. and they can only be in a journal form or in a STA.SH FILE. i cannot accept notes or comments for wishlists. 


Again, no exeptions for these deadlines. You are disqualified if you do not submit your wishlist in time  you cannot enter any other exchanges made by me. 

you can note me or :iconsecret-exchange-2014: with your wishlist. there has to be links to images of your characters btw, i can't accept a journal with "i want princess peach" as a wishlist if you don't add any images.


Halloween Pumpkin Thank you~! Halloween Pumpkin 



Monday Muses

Tue Sep 23, 2014, 12:00 PM



Welcome to our activity on Mondays - Monday Muses!


It's all about the artists and artworks that inspire you! :painter:

There are many ways someone can be an inspiration. By displaying inspiring community spirit, or providing helpful resources for example. Or maybe you just stumbled over an amazing artwork that simply knocked you off your feet and inspired you to make something of your own right away. No matter what it is, we want you to share it!

Simply pick an artist or deviation you find inspiring in some way, and post them in a comment on this journal. Please also include why you chose that artist or artwork. Your suggestions will be featured next week! :heart:

If you want the feature to be a surprise for the deviant(s) you suggested, please leave away the '@' or :dev: when typing the username (and post links to artworks instead of thumbs), that way your Muses won't be notified of your comment here through the mentions system.

Also feel free to post this wonderful stamp the awesome a-neverending made on the profile pages of your Muses once the feature is published:

Give a stamp! - You are my MondayMuse by a-neverending




This week's Muses are:



:bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen: :iconharrietsfriend:, :iconbenowski: and :iconmayebony: :bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen:

Sheldon,img503, with story by harrietsfriend

"Lately I was totally amazed by harrietsfriend photographs from '70s. He's got a huge collection of great street photographies from these days, and what is more amazing is that every picture is followed by a story. Really enjoyable, really inspiring. :) (Smile)"

~ UszatyArbuz






:bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen: :iconcecilyandreuartwork: :bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen:

Sunflowers At Dawn by CecilyAndreuArtwork

"Cecily is a very kind lady and friend with so beautyful flowers of summer like this."

~ Dieffi






:bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen: :iconuszatyarbuz: :bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen:
"Alesksandra is truly a wonderful and beautiful person, who is a genuinely completely thoughtfulness person. She surprised me with this lovely knowledge about her, before I knew her a little better, and now I am blessed to realized a couple of other things. I appreciate that she is very patient and understanding with me, and I also I just adore her photos, and recognize her amazing talent in Resources and CSS.  She's actually quite a multi-talented artist!
This is one delightful person to know! Heart

Here is just one of her many great works:
Painted feathers by UszatyArbuz"

~ TeaPhotography






:bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen: :iconsurrealistic-gloom: :bulletgreen::bulletgreen::bulletgreen:

"Surglo is a good friend of mine on dA, for a very long time! She is patient, kind, and generous with me.
She is a very special person, and it is good for me to know her.  What I like about her art so much, is that she is not afraid to "step outside of the box".  She is creative and colourful, and her work is awesome!
Here is an example to share:

The light at the end of the path by surrealistic-gloom"


~ TeaPhotography




Thank you for participating! :heart:


Bad To The Bone - Contest need prizes

Journal Entry: Tue Sep 23, 2014, 8:26 AM
h gift bones by StarsColdNighta gift by StarsColdNightl gift by StarsColdNightl gift by StarsColdNighto gift by StarsColdNightw gift by StarsColdNighte gift by StarsColdNighte gift by StarsColdNightn gift by StarsColdNight
pumpink gift 1 by StarsColdNight

Contest HOSTED BY

:iconsupernatural-art: :iconhighqualityart: :iconpsychoartistunited: :iconall-artists: 

druida 2 by StarsColdNightTheme to be developed before it starts. :pumpkin:  druida 2 by StarsColdNight

We need more prizes for this, feel free to send a note for anything you want to donate.. You will be add to our donators list, have one work submit in the VIP folder at HighQualityArt and featured in all my groups :) (Smile)
You can still participate even if you donate prizes.
We will have again two categories as always so more people can win, be sure your donation works for two places in each category. We will have a total of 6 winners.
eye gift 3 by StarsColdNightWE NEED 3000Points -> Donate here


trik or treAt gift by StarsColdNightCATEGORIES:
:bulletorange: Digital Art (3D, paintings, manipulations, mixed media, vector, pixel)
:bulletorange: Traditional Art (artisan craft, drawings, sculptures, body art, photography)


trik or treAt gift by StarsColdNightPRIZES:
:pumpkin:1º Places
:bulletgreen: 1000:points: from the donation pool.
:bulletgreen: Features in HighQualityArt
:bulletgreen: Features in Supernatural-art
:bulletgreen: Features in PsychoArtistUnited
:bulletgreen: Features in All-Artists
:bulletgreen: One month folder features in HighQualityArt
:bulletgreen: Features in AngelicFruitcakes
:bulletgreen: Features in EyeoftheOracle
:bulletgreen: Features by A-Wakefield
:bulletgreen: Features by Mizidora
:bulletgreen: One commission by Escorpion151195
:bulletgreen: One exclusive stock from Just-A-Little-Knotty
:bulletgreen: One exclusive stock from Mandies-Stock
:bulletgreen: Llama from me.
:bulletgreen: Llama from Escorpion151195

:pumpkin:2º Places
:bulletgreen: 500:points: from the donation pool.
:bulletgreen: Features in HighQualityArt
:bulletgreen: Features in Supernatural-art
:bulletgreen: Features in PsychoArtistUnited
:bulletgreen: Features in All-Artists
:bulletgreen: Features in AngelicFruitcakes
:bulletgreen: Features in EyeoftheOracle
:bulletgreen: Features by A-Wakefield
:bulletgreen: Features by Mizidora
:bulletgreen: Llama from me.
:bulletgreen: Llama from Escorpion151195

:pumpkin:3º Places
:bulletgreen: Features in HighQualityArt
:bulletgreen: Features in Supernatural-art
:bulletgreen: Features in PsychoArtistUnited
:bulletgreen: Features in All-Artists
:bulletgreen: Features in AngelicFruitcakes
:bulletgreen: Features in EyeoftheOracle
:bulletgreen: Features by A-Wakefield
:bulletgreen: Features by Mizidora
:bulletgreen: One month folder features in HighQualityArt
:bulletgreen: Llama from me.
:bulletgreen: Llama from Escorpion151195

crystal gift by StarsColdNight
:iconangelicfruitcakes: :iconeyeoftheoracle: 


Hey Ben 10 fans, well I have officially posted the "Change Ben 10" petition and it is ready to be signed

Here is the link to it www.ipetitions.com/petition/ch…

WARNING: This site will ask for an email address so if your not comfortable with giving away your email, you could do what I did and make a second email account so your primary email address doesn't get spam or boring email from one time sites

Spread the word about this petition! Tell your friends, post something about it on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Tumblr and any other sites as long as you can spread the word. If you agree with these changes or at least with some of them, sign the petition. Lets do this!!!!
I don't even know why I never did this earlier :iconsweatdropplz:
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

I am making this journal in order to raise the general awareness about Childhood Cancer.

Sadly, this seems to be an uprising problem, specifically in England, as each day 7 children die from childhood cancer. The problem is that, just because childhood cancer is more rare than cancer during adulthood, the National Cancer Institute devotes only a 4% from its founds in order to make research on it.

This is were we come in~
:bulletpurple:You can donate on one of those institutes:
~ www.theronanthompsonfoundation…
~ www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk/…

:bulletpurple:Join this group in order to find more info on Childhood Cancer PaintdAGold

:bulletpurple:Make a journal about it or post something similar on FB or Twitter using #BeBoldGoGold or use the icons which can be found in the group's gallery~:heart: ... (There is even a FB group ... Just saying :iconhurrrplz:)
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

That's all I wanted to say C:
Remember~ Paint DA Gold and Be Bold Go Gold~:heart:
  • Mood: Caring
  • Listening to: Puppet by MrSoundlessVoice
  • Reading: Fanfictions....
  • Watching: Pewdiepie ... (y u ruin my life? *wheeps*)
  • Playing: Eden Eternal~
  • Eating: I need some Skittles... *-*
  • Drinking: Milk

What everyone does VS what I do: Clap and cheer.


How everyone claps -> Clap 
How I clap -> Epic clap 

How everyone cheers -> Cheer Chili Anime Emoji (Yay Cheer and Fight ) [V2] 
How I cheer-> Excited Ultra Excitement 
  • Mood: Excited
  • Listening to: Skrillex
  • Reading: Nothing
  • Watching: YouTube :3
  • Playing: Nothing
  • Eating: Nothing
  • Drinking: Nothing