**argh, deleted my previous version of this by accident :( **
I really hate to do this, but after a lot of thinking for a long time, I've decided to leave DA.
Even though there's a big amount of talented and very awesome people here, over the years I've felt less and less connected with the main crowd that populate this place, so I've taken it as a sign for me to move on.
Another good reason, as a friend of mine put it (and I totally agree with) is "that site runs more rampant with amateur soft porn "art photos" than it does any hint of quality art/artists unfortunately"...and in good conscience I don't want to be part of a site that keeps
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In January, I'll be taking part in a fundraiser event called the Comic Creators Alliance: Fighting Together to End Human Trafficking, founded by !comic-chic (https://www.deviantart.com/comic-chic). Last year 87 comic creators united to create one desktop wallpaper image featuring all their different characters, and together raised $10,000 for the purpose of fighting Human Trafficking! I've been asked to take part this year, so I'll be adding my Fall on Me self to the wallpaper along side everyone else.
What is Human Trafficking? Human Trafficking is a sanitized term for slavery. There are over 27 milli
From Steve Frank (of 5finity Productions *5FINITY (https://www.deviantart.com/5finity) http://www.5finity.com/):
"Hello. This is the third year of our annual sketch card drive to raise money for March of Dimes. We have had a lot of success in the past and we hope to continue.
We are asking artists to do five cards each (any subject matter). The cards will be auctioned on eBay with all of the proceeds going to March of Dimes.
This is not a 5FINITY project, so whatever you donate is completely up to you. We will send the blank sketch cards to you. The cards will be sent out soon for an August 15 deadline. Please let me know if you can contribute. Thank you for the consider