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Sophia and the Unicorn by ElXi-Ameyn
Hippogriff by miaushka-workshop
Black Mountain Unicorn 2 by sandara
Remake - Giant vs Warrior by Feig-Art
Dragons
Journey's End by noctem-tenebris
Old Hermit Paarthurnax by MashkaLord
Falconer by MilicaClk
Aedrion The Dragon by Lynx-Catgirl
Birds and Griffins
Cavern of Spirits (Stonehaven League Book III) by tjota
Where Old Bones Lie by Amadoodles
Rainbow Cachobie Gryphette by BJPentecost
Fenix blue ver. by amorphisss
Unicorns and Equines
Blowing in the wind by NATAnatfan
Goblin's Ox by TeroPorthan
Hippocampus_2018 by Ethereal-Beings
Evening Light Unicorn by annewipf
Paws and Claws
The Beast Glatisant by Third-Axis
Goblin's Dog by TeroPorthan
Mythical Hetalia: Swiss Tazelwurm by snakeshine
Cerberus Pup Patrol by texahol
Rare Reptiles
The Lonely Mountain (Behemoth redesign) by jbconcepts87
Rebirth of Sacrifice by A-D-McGowan
Khodumodumo by Feig-Art
The Serpent by Nigreda
Aquatic Beasts
a peaceful world by Lolita-Artz
Mermaid treasure by Syllie
Deep Eden by TabLynn
Makara by Vincent-Covielloart
Chimerical Beasts
Peryton full background by AlleynaArts
Cockatrice by Nimphradora
Cockatrice II Color by Nimphradora
Chimera by Elephant883
Half-Human Half-Animal
Dara by Ink-Yami
Night Wolf Comic Book Issue #1 Page 24 Colors by RAM-Horn
Night Wolf Comic Book Issue #1 Page #4 Color by RAM-Horn
The harpy, Marta by BohemianWeasel
Strange Humanoids
Shaman with Army of the Dead by TeroPorthan
Rokurokubi by Ink-Yami
Tree Troll by Viergacht
Lupus Dei by bobgreyvenstein
Miscellaneous
Chupacabra - P1 Promo Card Art by Fabian Quintero by Pernastudios
Multiple
Night Wolf Comic Book Issue #1 Cover by RAM-Horn
Sculpture
Capricorn by hontor

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Cerberus by Wolk101-101 Cerberus :iconwolk101-101:Wolk101-101 54 2 Mythological Children by bwusagi Mythological Children :iconbwusagi:bwusagi 121 4 Apophis by wfdrawings Apophis :iconwfdrawings:wfdrawings 242 13 Good Fortune Dragon by wallace Good Fortune Dragon :iconwallace:wallace 107 11 Satyr by Tira-Owl Satyr :icontira-owl:Tira-Owl 506 28 Hippocampus by Tira-Owl Hippocampus :icontira-owl:Tira-Owl 477 25 Goblin by Tira-Owl Goblin :icontira-owl:Tira-Owl 134 7 Daily Painting 1665# - Kitsune by Cryptid-Creations Daily Painting 1665# - Kitsune :iconcryptid-creations:Cryptid-Creations 4,978 168 Daily Painting 1741# Monster Shop - Phoenix by Cryptid-Creations Daily Painting 1741# Monster Shop - Phoenix :iconcryptid-creations:Cryptid-Creations 5,860 357 Daily Painting 1732# Monster Shop - Manticore by Cryptid-Creations Daily Painting 1732# Monster Shop - Manticore :iconcryptid-creations:Cryptid-Creations 6,770 259 Wind on the Steppes by shiprock Wind on the Steppes :iconshiprock:shiprock 25 4 Fire and flame ! by shiprock Fire and flame ! :iconshiprock:shiprock 87 2 Uruunaz the Merciless by LozanoX Uruunaz the Merciless :iconlozanox:LozanoX 247 4 Ethers Of Pandora by depictured Ethers Of Pandora :icondepictured:depictured 94 2 Torin's Quest by 2Bdubious Torin's Quest :icon2bdubious:2Bdubious 133 4 Flight by vesssel Flight :iconvesssel:vesssel 389 38

Group Info

GROUP RULES:

PLEASE submit art to the correct folder. Your art may be declined if it is not. An outline of the different folders is provided below. Relax; some categories are flexible.

Quality control: We are an elitist group. This does not mean that you have to be a professional artist for your art to be accepted. Other art may be accepted if it is thoroughly complete, well-presented, has a background, and you clearly put in serious time and effort. No sketch dumps, scraps, quick doodles, WIP’s, line art, or bad photos. Gallery-style art only; no comics, adoptables, tutorials, character sheets, etc. Do not submit multiple versions of the same piece. Art that does not meet our quality standards will be declined.

What counts as a mythical creature? All creatures must come from the Mythology of a real culture. Please do not submit creatures that you invented. Not all mythical beings are "creatures." Gods do not count unless they have shapeshifted into a creature. No robots, aliens, anthro/furry, or dinosaurs. No creatures from commercial franchises (i.e. Pokemon, etc.) All creatures must look different from normal animals or humans. Brownie points for under-represented mythologies, such as Native American, African, Southeast Asian, etc.

Group integrity: Use common sense. Do not steal other people’s art, berate other artists, submit porn, post anything racist or offensive, or do anything else that is stupid like that.


THE FOLDERS:

Featured – Admins’ select favorites. Members cannot upload art into this folder.

Dragons – European dragons and Asian dragons.

Birds and Griffins – Any mythical bird (phoenix, roc, thunderbird, etc.), as well as griffins, and other creatures that are predominantly birdlike.

Unicorns and Equines – Unicorns and related creatures (kirin, karkadan, etc.), as well as other mythical equines (Pegasus, Sleipnir, etc.) Centaurs go into a different folder.

Paws and Claws – Cerberus, sphinxes, Foo dogs, kitsunes; other canine, feline, and carnivorous mammals.

Rare Reptiles – Mythical serpents, lizards, turtles, and any non-dragon reptile.

Aquatic Beasts – All sea and lake monsters, including sea serpents, krakens, and other water creatures.

Chimerical Beasts – Beasts that are composites of several animals, including the Greek chimera, Ammut, the questing beast, etc.

Half-Human Half-Animal – Centaurs, satyrs, minotaurs, nagas, werewolves, and other human-animal composites.

Strange Humanoids – Mythical beings that are human-shaped but are visibly different from humans. Includes ogres, trolls, gremlins, most faeries, some vampires, certain demons, etc.

Miscellaneous – All other mythical creatures that do not automatically fit into the above folders.

Multiple - Scenes depicting mythical creatures of more than one type.

Sculpture - Any sculpture or figurine of any mythical creature.
Dear new (and old) members,

I recently declined a lot of art submissions to this group, mostly from new members who probably haven't read the rules.  I sent out a bunch of messages explaining why, and then those messages got deleted when I switched administration from my other DA account to this one (oops).

In short, there are two reason why I declined people's art:

1.  Creatures were not from actual mythology.  In order to be accepted in this group, all art must depict a creature that comes from the mythology of an actual culture.  It cannot be a species that you or a commissioner invented.

2.  Art did not meet our completion standards.  This is an elitist group, and all art submissions must be detailed and thoroughly complete.  We do not accept uncolored line art.  With rare exception, we almost always need some semblance of a background in the picture.  Professional quality is preferred, but other art will be accepted as long as it is detailed, colored, and has a good background.

If you drew a "real" mythical creature, such as a sphinx, griffin, or manticore, and I rejected it, then just add a background, and color it if it isn't colored, and then resubmit it.  :)

I am sorry for the missing messages, but I hope this clears everything up.  Thank you all for being a part of this group!

- SkyJaguar
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A-D-McGowan Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2018  Professional General Artist
Great group! Many thanks for requesting:
Rebirth of Sacrifice by A-D-McGowan
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pyro-helfier Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2018   General Artist
Thanks for the requests! :D
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SkyJaguar Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2018
No problem.  Please feel free to submit more of your art to this group!  :)
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pyro-helfier Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2018   General Artist
Cool. :aww:
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Entropician Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2017  Professional General Artist
Hi, can i submit my piece from here?

Garuda AKA tigerish eagle by Entropician

In any case thanks for the attention and have a good day!
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SkyJaguar Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2018
It depends.  Is this intended to be the same Garuda from Hindu mythology, who is half eagle and half man, or is this your own creature that is half eagle and half tiger?
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Entropician Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2018  Professional General Artist
Hi thanks for the good question, yes of course it is "that" Garuda, but mine was more an interpretation of a possible animal avatar of him. An eagle with a tiger pattern on its body. Of course everything related to the fire element.  
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SkyJaguar Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2018
I think it's okay then.  If it were not for the title then I wouldn't know what kind of being it was, but Garuda is on-topic.  :)
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Lynx-Catgirl Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2017  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you for the invitation, I wish your group popularuty and success!
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SkyJaguar Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2017
Thank you, and thanks for sharing more of your wonderful art!  :)
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