Librarian's Choice - Closed! Judging has begun! And the contest is closed! We got some amazing entries in this time around! I hope to have the judging results back within a week at the latest. That will also give me some time to post a new exclusive back for winners to choose from, as well as letting out other prize donators figure some stuff out!
Also, just FYI - we seem to have lost 2 of our prize donators (and one entrant) into the Deviation in storage/Account on hiatus ether. If you know A-Wakefield/Mandies-stock in the RW, can you have them contact me to know if they will be back in time to be judged/donate as promised?
Thanks so much guys!!!
So it might not be common knowledge, but we of Hiddenyume-stock love books. Love them I tell you! No really, of the four main models on the account, one of us is a published author, two are aspiring authors, and one is totally a sexy librarian for her day job.
We’re fans of everything from the classics of sci-fi like H.G. Wells and Mary Shelley to classical litera
Dark digital contest: Bros. Grimm meet T. BurtonImage from ivaraivena on tumblr.comDark digital contest: Bros. Grimm meet T. Burton1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
REMINDER AND PRIZE UPDATE
Enter if you dare . . .
Ombre-De-Nuit is a high-level "dark" digital group here on dA. The administrators of the group are darkly pleased to present you, our members, with our latest challenge: The Brothers Grimm meet Burton.
Your task, should you dare to undertake it, is to twist a Grimm Fairytale into a Burton-style Nightmare.
You can find examples of Grimm fairytales here. Some popular ones include Rapunzel, Hansel & Gretel, and Cinderella. You can choose one Grimm fairytale to twist; it's fine just to depict a scene of your choosing or make one up on your own. But, the fairytale should be at least somewhat recognizable, and it must have elements that are Burtonesque.
Think about what Burtonesque means. What is the undercurrent between Sweeney Todd, Beetl
Pirate Contest Ends 2/28 at Midnight! Enter Quick! Just a reminder guys - February is a short month! There are now only 10 days left to get your entries in!!!Pirate Contest Ends 2/28 at Midnight! Enter Quick!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Sail the Seven Seas Pirate Contest
February 28, 2014
(We want to give everyone extra time due to the holidays!)
1. You must have an pirate theme/character in your entry.
2. Your entry MUST contain one of our pirate themed model stock images from this folder: http://hiddenyume-stock.deviantart.com/gallery/6211760 (More are to come) as a CENTRAL figure in the entry. Note: any visual media is welcome. I.E. you may use our model stock as a reference. Your entry does NOT have to be a photomanip. Paintings/drawings/etc are also definitely welcome!
3. Your entry MUST be new created for this contest.
4. You may enter up to 2 entries. (Only 1 entry can win!)
5. You must link back to this contest in the description of the entry.
6. You MUST notify us in a NOTE titled "Seven Seas Contest entry."
7. You must properly credit any and all stock
Elementals Contest (CLOSED!)Earth, Fire, Water, Air, and Uranium? What's this? A CONTEST? My challenge for you is to create a stock and/or art piece depicting elementals/elements whether it be of the traditional elements or the newfangled chemistry elements. I want to see your creativity!Elementals Contest (CLOSED!)1 year ago in Personal More Like This
There are no required stocks and the contest is open to stockers, traditional artists, and digital artists.
Clarification: You can depict as many of the elements as you wish in your entry whether it be one or many. You can do the earth, water, fire, air type elementals, or elementals related to chemistry elements, or even elementals that combine both types of elements!
There are three categories:
NEW SUBMISSION DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 7, 2014 AT 11:59!
To submit your entry either comment on this journal or send me them via note.
I have an exam Tuesday and won't have much time unt
My steampunk Contest starts NOWIt's really long time ago I hold my last contest, so now it's time for a new one I think!My steampunk Contest starts NOW2 years ago in Personal More Like This
"A Steampunk Fairytale"
1. Pick an image of my stockaccount :iconMADmoiselleMelistock:
(the rules for using are written under every single image)
and there are much more
2. Edit, manipulate, draw what ever is into your imagination (participating cathegories are digital and traditional art) .
3. Don't miss a credit and link back to every single stock you use (if not I'm sorry you can't be part of the competition)
4. You can enter only with one entry.
5. The contest deathline is the 1st of september 2014. (so hurry, hurry X-D)
6. Link back to this journal entry when you submit your entry
7. Have fun
You'll recieve this wonderfull hand
'The Unseen Stock' to art contestHey people! I'm starting my first little contest'The Unseen Stock' to art contest1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
This is some kind of a test, if you like it and there are many entries I will probably do a contest
like this more often, maybe every two months or so.
Here are the simple rules:
you must use at least 2 resources from my gallery
you must use at least 1 resource from every of these 4 last Unseen stock features:
(this makes a total of 6 required stocks)
the pictures you chose from the features and my gallery must be clearly visible in your work
you can use
kings and Queens Contest - CLOSEDplease before making your entry, read all the information in this journal.kings and Queens Contest - CLOSED1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
New contest for members
New contest, I hope everyone had fun making a beautiful manipulation
What you have to do?
The theme will be interactive, you will choose the main details (the place and the characters) in the lists below.
Choose the place for your manipulation:
(choose only 1 place)
Throne Room (have to show the throne) Room of Magical Powers (such as a laboratory or library).Landscape of the kingdom (have to show the architecture of the castle)
Choose the character for your manipulation:
(choose only 1 cha
Dark Tales From The Sea Challenge-Ends Sunday 29!Dark Tales From The Sea Challenge-Ends Sunday 29!2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Challenge ends: Sunday 29th at 11pm!
**Very Important Update*
Challenge- from www.dictionary.com/ www.merriam-webster.com
1.a call or summons to engage in any contest, as of skill, strength, etc.
2.something that by its nature or character serves as a call to battle, contest, special effort, etc.: Space exploration offers a challenge to humankind.
3.a call to fight, as a battle, a duel, etc.
4.difficulty in a job or undertaking that is stimulating to one engaged in it.
1: to demand as due or deserved : require
2: a : to confront or defy boldly : dare
b : to call out to duel or combat
c : to invite into competition
3: to arouse or stimulate especially by presenting with difficulties
I am an English Teacher and I love to point out the meaning of words because sometimes it seems some people forget the me
Everything is about... Challenge. Extended!Explaining, the base of your theme is Everything is about, but is not a complete theme, before working on your art, chose finish the theme. Like those games of complete stories, but you'll complete the theme.Everything is about... Challenge. Extended!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Every thing is about love. So you'll do an art symbolizing this theme in a world, a scene or anything that's transmit that message.
Every thing is about butterflies, horses, carpets, flying around the world.
You finish the theme and represent it the way you like.
Challenge runs by today (20 April) until 20 May. Totaling 30 days. Deadline is now Jun 20. But, when it's close to the deadline you can ask for more time for finish your work.
Submit to Contest Folder.
State you creating your piece for this challenge.
Make a link for this journal.
Up to 3 entries for person. Different themes!
25 points given by peroline
Feature at group's homepage
Journal Feature at @TeamDra
CMC IICMC II4 months ago in Personal More Like This
I have three theme options for the photomanipulators to choose from:
Queen of Sheba
Morgan le Fay
Two Themes Contest - CLOSEDClosed contest, jurors have been notified and in 1 week we will post the result.Two Themes Contest - CLOSED2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Two Themes Contest
new contest and this contest we will do differently because it was very difficult to choose 1 theme among the 20 suggestions made, then will have two themes, and you can choose which theme to make your entry.
and the themes chosen are :
My friend is a monster (can be a fantasy creatures)
choose your favorite theme for you to make your entry. and do something creative, because j
REMINDER - New Contest: Hell's BellesWhat is this?REMINDER - New Contest: Hell's Belles9 months ago in Deviant Events More Like This
This is a brief contest, meaning that you will have only one month to complete it. It is a personal contest, meaning I'm doing this on my own, and it's not the huge project/contest to which I alluded in an earlier post. That's still coming.
This contest will run from March 7th to April 6th, 2015. It is something I've wanted to do for a while to meet new people and to get people involved in the community.
Who can enter?
I will only accept photomanipulations, digital mixed media work, and digital paintings/drawings. These are the only media I feel comfortable judging. I apologize to those of you who do not use these media.
The theme of this contest is Hell's Belles. The theme is indeed a pun on "hells bells," so you can rock out to AC/DC's iconic song as you contemplate your entry. (See above.)
By "Hell's Belles," I am referring to women who roc
kuschelirmel's Stock Use Contest CLOSEDhosted by kuschelirmel-stockkuschelirmel's Stock Use Contest CLOSED1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
I haven't had a contest in a while and, well, it's simply time to have one again However, due to my personal time constraints it's not one with lots of judges, instead the only judge will be me.
Thank you all for your entries!
There were a whooping 56 entries making it real difficult to
choose the winners, so please give me a few days
And the Winners are...
Stock Use Co
New Contest: 'A Candle in the Darkness'image from depositphotos.comNew Contest: 'A Candle in the Darkness'1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Introducing a new written and visual art competition . . .
The members and administrators of mental-health are pleased to announce our first contest:
A Candle in the Darkness
This contest is open to everyone on DeviantArt. The focus of the contest is on things that help us overcome difficulties or dark times, and anyone can participate. What is your candle in the darkness? What helps you pull through?
Our group is about promoting wellness at the mental, physical, and spiritual level for all people. While we do have articles and features about mental health specifically, other articles focus on coping with stress, being true to yourself, overcoming obstacles, dealing with others' negativity, and other empowering topics. Our tagline is, "Awareness and Empowerment," and we aim to help diffuse stigma through education. You do not have to have a mental illness to p
CLOSED: Flash Manip Challenge 01 - DreamsThe winners are...CLOSED: Flash Manip Challenge 01 - Dreams1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
This challenge has ended. Thank you for the entries, and for a successful first run!
The winners will be selected within a couple days.
You've heard of flash mobs, right? Large groups of people that meet in public places and perform in some way for a short amount of time, then disperse and act as if nothing happened, leaving everyone else surprised and confused? I figured I'd try to incorporate something like that into a short challenge.
You will be given a theme. The idea is to quickly piece together a manip based on that theme. Because the time limit to complete it will be short, technical skill will not be heavily judged.
There will be more of these challenges, but they will not be on a set schedule. Like a flash mob, they're meant to surprise you and keep you on your toes.
Zodiac signs contest (CLOSED):iconmagic-sugar-bubbles: :iconkurtzan: :iconaltair-e:Zodiac signs contest (CLOSED)2 years ago in Personal More Like This
The new contest starts
DEADLINE is May 30th.
We always need prices (points, features, Llama badges, exclusive stocks, etc.) thank you very much for noting your donates on this journal, it will obviously be added to this journal with your name.
The voting system remains unchanged. Members will allocate one point for their favorite work and judges will give for his primer, second and third, respectively, 5 points, 3 points and 1 point.
We are looking for judges if you're interested...
Theme: The "Zodiac signs" (occidental astrology) was the most voted, suggested by :iconNania-D-Vann:
Specify the sign that you represent in your title work.
Deadline: The contest runs from April 27th, 2014 until May 30th,
Texture Your World ContestTell us the story of your world in textures!Texture Your World Contest3 years ago in Art Features More Like This
We are surrounded 24 hours a day by objects that have texture, they may be smooth or bobbly, old or new, bold, bright, shiny or dull. You might see a texture every day and never notice it until you start looking. Do you sit at a desk that's textured, or pass an interesting tree on the way to work or school?
We want you, in the form of a triptych (thats 3 images forming a larger image see example here - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triptych ) to tell us the story of your textured world. Each individual texture should stand on its own, both as a useful resource and as a cohesive part of the whole story. What story you tell through your texture triptych is up to you - but they must be textures that tell a story of your world in some way.
There are 3 categories for this contest, each of which you can submit to twice.
These are textures created digitally by
MHD Contest: Soul Eaters (CLOSED)MHD Contest: Soul Eaters (CLOSED)5 months ago in Personal More Like This
THIS CONTEST IS NOW OFFICIALLY CLOSED.
Good luck to all of our entrants!
Welcome to Manipulation Help Desk's
Blood Splatter Transparency stock courtesy of Sagacious
What is a Soul Eater?
Wikipedia explains a Soul Eater as an ancient folklore from the Hausa people of Nigeria, Africa. It was believed that a Soul Eater was able to consume an individuals spirit (or soul), causing a wasting disease that proved to be fatal. It is described as a classic form of the cannibalistic witch. In Hausa belief, Soul Eaters are thought to be men who were cursed by these witches and have to eat the souls of humans to live their lives. After a soul has been devoured, the victim disappears in a burst of dust. The
Out of the Box - Photomanipulation Contest!Contest InfoOut of the Box - Photomanipulation Contest!2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
It's that time again.
For this contest, you are being offered a "stock bank" to select your stocks from. There is no particular theme; just wing it!
The majority (but not 100%!) of your manipulation must contain stocks from the given choices. You may find some textures or other little odds and ends to use. Also, you do not need to use a piece from each category listed below (but you can use more than one from the same category if you'd like). All stock/textures you are using outside of the bank must be legit.
Make sure you read each stock artists' rules! This is a must. Also, always give proper credit and notify of usage. Please remember to do this, or the entry will not be accepted.
There will be 3 different categories: beginner, intermediate, and advanced (when submitting your entry or entries via note,
Classical Horror Halloween Contest NOW CLOSEDCONTEST NOW CLOSED, GOOD LUCK TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED WE WILL BEGIN JUDGING IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS!Classical Horror Halloween Contest NOW CLOSED2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Bring out your dead side
Ever had that feeling, that a portrait is watching you? No matter where you stand in the room its gaze seems to follow you,.. staring... waiting...
We invite you to join us in making a grand collection of horrific hounds, voluptuous vampires, and ghoulish ghostly portraits this Halloween in best Haunted House style!
Its time to unlock your inner Dorian Grey, and all those other creepy strange ancestors, cousins, uncles, aunts and grannies that the family don't like to talk about!
Even if you aren't normally a model stock provider - or if you don't usually provide stock at all, this is your chance to dip your toe in the murky waters and have a go! Bring out your face paints and props and make a dashing Halloween portrait entry! The more creative you are, the more creative the results of the second half of the contest will be!
CLOSED - Photomanipulation Contest - MythologyUPDATE: Hi, everyone. Sorry for the silence. Things have been hectic this past week. I was hoping to have the winners announced by now, but I haven't had a lot of time online, and I won't have more until the middle of next week. The announcement will not be any later than next Wednesday, that I can promise.CLOSED - Photomanipulation Contest - Mythology9 months ago in Deviant Events More Like This
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Based on the results of a previous poll, the popular choice for the contest theme is Mythology.
"Mythology can refer either to the collected myths of a group of people—their body of stories which they tell to explain nature, history, and customs—or to the study of such myths. As a collection of such stories, mythology is an important feature of every culture."
For this contest, you are invited to create an entry based around your favorite god, goddess, mythological creature, etc. However, you are encouraged to break out of the box a bit and work around a myth you are not familiar with, or one that i
Fairy Tales contest WINNERSFairy Tales contest WINNERS2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
:iconsupernatural-art: :iconall-artists: :iconhighqualityart: :iconpsychoartistunited:
A fairy tale is a type of short story that typically features European folkloric fantasy characters, such as fairies, goblins, elves, trolls,dwarves, giants, witches, mermaids, or gnomes, and usually magic or enchantments. by wiki.
This contest will be very fun! I decided to let you choose a Tale to portray a scene as part of your entry. It can be from any country you like, or books or movies as long as it is real, not invented by you. I leave some awesome sites to take a look for stories. Have fun! Special thanks to sirenabonita for donating most of the points for the contest
Greek mythology is not a fairy tale. They
Contest Curses and Wishes: Deadline Extended.Today is the last day!Contest Curses and Wishes: Deadline Extended.8 months ago in Personal More Like This
All entries should be submitted by May 29th 11:59pm Est/Std time. (US)
Hello my friends
Yeah i know it's been a long time you heard something from me or the other admins regarding the group. Originally this group was created to aid those who have trouble using photoshop. We asked a lot of advanced artists to share their knowledge or give useful tips, so we all could become better. But i think most of you do not need personal help with your work or need feedback.
For those who are interested in learning a quite simple way to achieve a painted look, i can recommend my tutorial i made recently. It's completely free of charge, i only want you to note me if you want to download the files. This technique is also useful to enhance the total look of your work.
Also for those you want to learn some new things, i can recommend to search youtube for tutorials about using gradient
Novel Expression Cover ContestWe are excited to be officially launching Novel Expression and as part of our Grand Opening festivities,we thought we’d see what the deviantART community can do with our images!Novel Expression Cover Contest1 year ago in Art Features More Like This
While our current collections are geared toward romance, your deviations don’t have to be romance covers. They can be romance, paranormal, suspense, mystery, or any other genre that inspires you. Just to help spur your creativity,
click here for a few examples.
We do ask you include text for a title (feel free to use Book Title or something generic) and an author name (Jane/John Doe is fine) in your design.
Prizes include(some to be added!):
1 yr membership
3 exclusive stock packs from CelticStrm-