16000 point or $200.00 Fantasy Contest!digital-artists is helping promote this contest, though we are not hosting it.16000 point or $200.00 Fantasy Contest!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
This contest is being held by:
Full blog and details found here: http://dreamorchid78.deviantart.com/journal/Back-with-a-bang-and-CONTEST-303007033
The contest can be from line art to a painting (digital or traditional). You can enter up to three pictures. While you don't have to pick from the list (since they're just suggestions), the drawing must fit a fantasy scenario, person or creature. A hint will be to try to incorporate a scene along with a fantasy character. You can do either evil or good. Also this MUST be original design and artwork (we're avid art fans of fantasy and know a lot of work out there so don't plagiarizer someone). Also we will disqualify any thing that looks exactly like a dark elf from WOW, Lineage II, or any other game. I really would like to see originality in this and I
Stolen art on conventions in PolandYesterday I came back from Otakon convention in Warsaw. As usual I had a small stand together with :icongoku-no-baka: with badges and small prints with our pictures. Sale was pretty ok but I spotted a few really depressing things.Stolen art on conventions in Poland2 years ago in Personal More Like This
First of all most of stands were just offering stuff with stolen pictures - not only official ones but also from DeviantArt, Pixiv(poor Japanese artist who post their pictures in high resolution), everything printed in low quality on badges, t-shirts, pillow covers etc The sellers were making really big money on it especially when they had low prices(for shitty quality prints), becouse people will buy cheap stuff anyway.
Second thing was a fact that me and Goku were only artists that were still trying to sell their art. It's not like we don't have talented manga-style artists in this country. There are really many of them - even here, on DA. Most of them used to go for conventions with their stands but ones with pictures downloaded from internet "killed" most
Setup to share.A typical setup would look something like this...Setup to share.2 years ago in Personal More Like This
1) A1-sized black matt paper, plus a black corrugated board as a common base for most of my shots. The Bras Basah outlet of ArtFriend is my best friend (no pun intended) when it comes to craft materials.
2) The transparent plastic tray that holds your nendoroid, it helps to produce great lighting effects!
3) The quintessential figma stand. That's how I get all of them to stand on their own. Most tedious aspect of the session, since it must be kept in the blind spot.
4, 5) Speedlights remotely triggered via my pop-up flash. Gel them, adjust their positions and output power till you achieve the desired effect. Heck, try out different gels too!
6) Another speedlight as key on a lightstand, and I usually deploy it with a 1/4 CTO for subtle warmth. Again, try out other corrections to achieve other effects!
7) In-package instructional leaflet as flags, so the background
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PM Fan Dubbed Strips: A Visit To Mars' HouseThe PlanetaryMoeYT has released another video, go check it out~!PM Fan Dubbed Strips: A Visit To Mars' House2 years ago in Personal More Like This
PM: A Visit To Mar's House
if you're interested to voice some characters, please go and ask ::iconxkiga-chanx:, she's the one who made PMYT
or comment on this video~
September 2013!Ring, ring! It's time to wake up! We got ourselves a Book 2 airdate! (Kinda! At least it's a month)September 2013!1 year ago in Personal More Like This
^This says September and they better stick to it!^
And such beautiful animation from our babies!
So what do we think of all this new info?
(What's up with Mako in the back seat of Asami's car and him getting thrown out?)
I don't like the lack of Makorra but frankly, this ad was a lot of solo shots in general.
The mysterious first Avatar?
Why does the Spirit World look like Gen 5 Pokemon world? (lol)
And in other news, we lost our super group status so we'll be starting another donation pool for Makorra Week after the finale.
Time to get this party bus rolling again. ; )
Raffle! Winner: mickeypoops!edit2 (results)Raffle! Winner: mickeypoops!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Congratulations to acornbutt!!~ EHEHEE
Happy valentines day everyone! Beam me a smileeeeee! * 7 *//
edit:I have to go get some new glasses frames.. so I'm doing it 2 hours early!!
Fave this journal for a chance to win 1 chibi art! * 7 *)) (I'll choose the style ehehe)
This is for watchers only, hehehe~~
I can't resist but to comment that the watcher count is over 9000!!!!!!!! :iconcannotevenplz::iconkumakissplz::iconyoamgplz:
Wow guys, seriously, thanks so much for your support all this time.
I think you're pretty swell to put up with my frequent spamming of doodles and journals hahaha! :icongaywinkplz::iconfanboyingplz:
It's been a wild year! I met a lot of new buds and really enjoy talking with you guys!
The join.me's have been hilarious -- I bust my guts laughing at 2 AM so many times and it's all your fault! :iconbrohugplz:
Thanks for the sweet comments and helpful feedback! * 7 *)))
This journal raffle will finish up on feb 14, 1 PM, (PST)
So yah! See
2013 Australian ConventionsEvery year I compile a list of dates/locations for the different conventions around Australia. If I've missed any conventions, dates, or I've got anything incorrect please let me know, I'd really appreciate the help.2013 Australian Conventions2 years ago in Personal More Like This
2013 Convention Dates
18th-19th: Oz Horror Con - Melbourne
25th-27th: CANCon - Canberra
2nd -3rd: Waicon Perth
16th: @ Con - Arthouse Melbourne
9th-10th: Perth Oz Comic-Con - Perth Exhibition Centre
16th-17th: Adelaide Oz Comic-Con - Adelaide Showgrounds
16th-17th: AICon - Stanley Burbury Theatre UTAS
23rd: Mini Animania Sydney - Australia Technology Park
6th-7th: PonyCon AU - UNSW Roundhouse
7th: Culture Shock Events Lords of Time - Sydney
12th-14th: Melbourne Supanova - Melbourne Showgrounds
14th: Culture Shock Events Lords of Time - Brisbane
19th-21st: Gold Coast Supanova - Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre
21st-23rd: Sydney Supanova - Sydney Olympic Park
28th-30th: Perth Supanova - Clarem
Around the Colour Wheel and Back AgainAround the Colour Wheel and Back Again1 year ago in Personal More Like This
Orange by malaladanila Velo Girl by IlonaShevchishina
Yellow Rose 05 by s-kmp Dandelion I by FlexDreams Black drips by lucylle Skies Squared In Sun by Pierre-Lagarde
Green Tree Python 2171 by BiBiARTs Choices by TomFayle Green mood by AsinusVulgaris Mantis religiosa by PasoLibre
Cool Blue Pontiac Firebird by TheMan268 Blue Intensity by SilkenWinds Beautiful in Blue by xOronar Forgotten by Nitrok
Purple gothic by Georgya10 Purple Iris II by TomazKlemensak Purple vision by Papageienfreak Purple Harness by zerolux
20.52 - Paint my world by head-in-the-cloud Rainbow Cake Slice by claremanson Joyful Color~ by davincipoppalag Classy by Felosoraptor
Dream sea by Norge-Raylandy11 Divine Purple by Purple20 Black iris by Jona25 purple shine by SoLoveIsPunk
Trogir blue by Febo-theRealOne blue rollup door by creativephotoworks Blue Road by KizukiTamura Other Things 04 by JACAC
Green by stephenb19 Tree frog by downpoured moonbase by Ben-Kelevra Green Summer by dn1w3r
Triumph Daytona 675 R by diddylux yellow bird by ishaansharma456 Yellow by abclic Mia Dearden - Speedy II - Green Arrow Comics by WhiteLemon
Orange Calendula by sirena-pirey Orange Summer by AlkiPROST orange spring by garfieldgreen Tangerine by TonyD3
red bike by RaMaKrAmA :thumb375678398: Red by luka567 A Night in Monte Carlo by Attila-Le-Ain
Rainbow light by XBlissfulXNightX A heart doesn't only have to be red by Juega-con-el-fuego :thumb37550765
anxietyFirst of all.. I didn't expect to gain so much appreciation over this piece.anxiety2 years ago in Personal More Like This
From all over people have expressed how they feel about it. People have gone into large detail on what they like about this.
I want to talk about anxiety in general and how the image came about.
3 years ago I was hit hard by the disorder. It was so bad I got suicidal at points. Not the attention starving kind. Seriously contemplating it. Life was hell.
To someone who hasn't experienced it. I'll try and describe it from my own experience and point of view.
At any random point in the day I can get these attacks. During these attacks I'm overwhelmed with the feeling of imminent death. No rational thinking can erase the thought or feeling. Imagine having a gun held to your head. And you know it's going to go off. You just don't know when. That's what happens when I experience an attack.
I get these daily.
I hide it well from people around me. By just walking away. Or keeping to myself a lot.
How did this affect my
Reason why my DA and Tumblr should not mix.Because ... well ...Reason why my DA and Tumblr should not mix.2 years ago in Personal More Like This
p.s: That is supposedly chicken nugget and mayo lol
You know what I love?Hilarious arguments on my deviations.You know what I love?2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Makes. My. Day. When. People. Get. So. Angry. About. Gigantic. Thighs. On. Pokemon. On. Deviantart.
How do you deal with haters?I got this as a question on my Tumblr, and I felt I could share my thoughts here as well because it seems it's something a lot of people can relate to. I hope this comes to helpful to any of you guys reading.How do you deal with haters?6 months ago in Personal More Like This
I’m certain there are people who dislike me. Some I come to know through whisperings because I have eyes everyyyyywheeeeere.
However, I don’t feel the need to acknowledge them or do anything about it unless they are causing any real harm, especially to people I care about.
There is a popular quote that I like referencing for this topic, which gets the message across in a charming way:
“You can be a juicy, ripe peach and there’s still going to be someone who doesn’t like peaches, so you can either submit to someone’s criticism of you, or you can get on with the business of being your own amazing self who attracts other like-minded people that appreciat
My Own Giveaway (50 points)EDIT ONEMy Own Giveaway (50 points)2 years ago in Personal More Like This
I added the entrants on the bottom of the journal, and added that watching me is optional
----Fav this journal
----Comment on two of my Devitations with a GOOD comment it can't be something like "amazing!" or "Good job" it has to be like a good advice comment like "This looks wonderful but maybe you could ________ a bit more" or "I think that _____ is good but maybe you could _____"
---- Comment on this journal what 2 deviatation you commented on
---- and in your comment you must include the name of any anime or manga that is currently ongoing
--- Create a journal/poll advertising my giveaway and commenting your link
--- Comment on 3 or more of my deviatations with the same rules as above
Watching me is optional, if you watch me then YAY for you, but you won't get an extra entry
There will be 4 different prizes first come first serve IF more than 10 people join, if less then 10 people join then one person will get all of the prizes.
Free Key Giveaway #20 - CLOSED EDIT: WINNER IS #297! THE KEY WILL GO TO :iconYukiNagato998:Free Key Giveaway #20 - CLOSED2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Thanks everyone! Check back next week for a new contest!
Giveaway #20 is now CLOSED, we'll upload a new journal next friday for #21!
Free Key Giveaway
Each week we will be giving away 1 key for free to say thanks for all the support. Anyone can play. We ship all over the world.
So what do you have to do to win one?
PLEASE READ EVERYTHING BELOW BEFORE POSTING
Just post on this journal. Post anything you want. Say hello, tell us a joke, give us a funny plz account. Anything.
From when we post this journal, you'll have 24 hours to put your name here.
Please only comment once. If you comment twice, you will be disqualified. Even if it's an accident, be careful!
We'll count up how many people commented and then we'll use the random number generator to pick a number: http://www.random.org/
Halloween FreebiesComment here and you will be entered into a raffle to win...Halloween Freebies2 years ago in Personal More Like This
one of 10 free headshots
one of 5 people to recieve 20 , though more people will be added if I get more points before this is over.
All you have to do is comment with what you're going to be for Halloween, or what your plans are... or anything really.
Plus, if you want to be freatured, comment with the link to one of your best works, and I'll feature everyone who entered on Halloween.
Extra credit if you advertise this on a new journal and show me ( +1 more chance to win)
More than 50 people? I double the number of headshot prizes, and possibly the points depending on if I can get my Paypal account to work...
This ends on Halloween
Happy Halloween everyone!
A7Xmas Premium Membership Giveaway *Closed*Edit: Results journal is upA7Xmas Premium Membership Giveaway *Closed*2 years ago in Personal More Like This
It's almost time for A7Xmas (Christmas) and what's the perfect way to kickstart the holiday season? A premium membership giveaway!
The requirements are simple so please follow them... Or else
All you have to do is....
Favorite this journal
You do not have to comment, although I do enjoy reading the comments and I'll reply to everyone
You do not have to give me a llama badge, although I do llama for llama and will send you one back
You do not have to favorite x amount of my art, only fave this journal
You do not have to watch me, only watch me if you enjoy my art
You do not have to advertise, I don't advertise giveaways so why should I make you?
How this will work
Starting now until Saturday, December 15th at 11:59PM est you favorite this journal.
Then on Sunday, December 16th I will go to http://www.random.org/ and generate a
10 Icon Custom Slots~!I am now doing icon customs. Only 10 slots so get yours before they're gone!10 Icon Custom Slots~!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Please fill out this form in a NOTE
Headshot or Fullbody please. ♥
Species: (Canine or feline,Either normal or scene. Sorry, no scene felines.)
Base Color: (Main Color)
Eye Color: (ONLY IF YOU ARE GETTING A NORMAL CANINE OR FELINE)
Accent Colors: (Marking Colors)
Markings: (Any Ideas Because It Helps)
Or you could NOTE me a ref c: ♥
I am lowering the price down to only 10 for now ♥
Examples ~Remember yours will not look exactly like these examples because these are based off of your Oc's design and built or the custom you wanted c:
1. Kano-Desu -
2. Melru -
3. InkyClaws -
4. Aiski -
5. SwankyBird -
6. AshenTundra -
7. TheStarlight109 -
Could you guys please help by advertising this journal? I really need the p
EjaculationThat got your attentionEjaculation2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Now who dares click the link?
Project Weekly give away comment to enter 10 decFor those of you who do not know, I, Tsuki-SoraRuki:decide to do a projectProject Weekly give away comment to enter 10 dec2 years ago in Art Features More Like This
called project weekly give away
I'm doing this for you!'
however I cant do this without your help
so if you want to support this project
fave this journal.
tell your friends and watchers about it
and if it is possible you can donate a few points here
one point means a lot to me.
(click on the donation
On misunderstandings about cosplayThis is a topic I've been meaning to talk about for quite a while now. I finally got the motivation to when Sarah sorairo-days emailed me to share my thoughts on what cosplay means to me, and what I feel it really means to be a cosplayer despite all the misconceptions about the hobby. It's for this article on Random Nerds, in which Sarah shares her side of it as well.On misunderstandings about cosplay2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Over the years, I've witnessed how cosplayers are constantly looked down upon, which makes people apprehensive towards it. It's such a shame because it's a wonderful and rewarding hobby which brings people together. And in general, I am firmly against making anyone feel bad about doing something they want to do.
I am aware that the concept of cosplay might be too much for some individuals, but our intention definitely isn't to get all up in everyone's faces and say everyone should cosplay or whatever. We just want to promote a
Freaking Laptop!! D:< + Stephano's Bday! + ANIMLaptop's a bitch. ENUFFSAID.Freaking Laptop!! D:< + Stephano's Bday! + ANIM2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Stephano's Bday is coming up on 8/17/12~!! Hope I have time...but I'm stuck with a relative~ :iconmingtearsplz: (lol they're not much of a bothersome~)
Watch this in memory of Pewdie's first meeting with Stephano: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7twF1t3Q1BE
ANOHANA: So I watched Anohana a few days ago and here's my conclusion.....WHY DID I WATCH THAT?!?!?! IT'S HORRIBLE!!! THE LAST EPISODE! WTF?!?! I BURST WATERFALLS IN MY EYES!!! :icontearsofrageplz: I'm just kidding~~ The anime is NOT horrible. IT IS A PROMISING ANIME AND I CAN'T BELIEVE THAT I'M 1 YEAR LATE FOR THIS WHEN I WAS ACTUALLY INTRIGUED FOR THIS TO COME OUT!! POOR MENMA!! DX
YUMEKUI MERRY: I think i'm also a one year late for this. Anyways, this anime came to my interest because of the main character, Merry, which is not a good excuse to watch an anime that you thought it might be brilliant, in my opinion. I ended up not finishing some of the ep
Sailor Moon Contest! FAN FAVORITE WINNER !!And by popular request... your fan favorite winner is:Sailor Moon Contest! FAN FAVORITE WINNER !!2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Congrats :iconsailor-serenity: !!!
YOU WIN: (Please note the donators with what your request is )
One character, colored Chibi from: Sugar-Senshi
Chibi Drawing from: iLantiis
Two Character Chibi Art from: MarchKitty
Please vote for your fan favorite here:
POLL 1: http://marshmallowsquishy.deviantart.com/journal/poll/3109238/
POLL 2: http://marshmallowsquishy.deviantart.com/journal/poll/3109242/
YOU GUYS. HAVE. NO. IDEA. HOW. FREAKIN. HARD. THIS . WAS. I loved all the entries you fellas submitted!! So many entries were at my top for favorites, it was just silly. SERIOUSLY, I had to consult five different people(My D&D crew) just to help me put some entries above the others. Then after that was established I had A REALLY hard time giving 1st, 2nd and 3rd to only three AND THEN WHAT ORDER?! Usually I have a hard time because I love all the entries to my contests but I distinctive
August 2013 Cosplay DD Round UpAugust 2013 Cosplay DD Round Up1 year ago in Art Features More Like This
August 2013 Cosplay Daily Deviation Round Up
August 2013 Cosplay daily deviation features from the past month, in case you missed them, all in one condensed and costumed space.
Draven The Glorious Executioner by ShinrajunkieCosplayFirebending by greengreencatFFXIII-2 - Currents Of Time Do Not Touch Its Shore by SyrupCookieWindrunner by KiiraeRapunzel brunette 4 by Usagi-Tsukino-krvMary Poppins and....crazy Bert XD by LadyGiselleMerida - A perfect day BRAVE cosplay by shua-cosplayAlice in Wonderland: Cheshire Cat? by xxEtsukoLeague of Legends - Nidalee by Calssara
If you come across anything in the Cosplay gallery that you think is amazing, please feel free to drop me a note and suggest it. Suggesting is fun!
You can find my suggestion guidelines HERE.
A list of all Co