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About BlackArtSociety & Submission Rules

"Something About BASO: is an international, multi-genre, online community of artists and art lovers. Mahogany Fine Art Magazine is a quarterly publication that features Afro-Ethnic Artworks from its online communities.

BASO on Deviant art group is dedicated to showing off really FANTASTIC quality, beautiful Afro-ethnic art in a fun atmosphere! It doesn't matter your ethnicity, if you have created or enjoy wonderful Afro-Ethnic Art you are most welcome to join us!

But, not just any artwork of art is accepted. A few rules:

No personal photos. No selfies.
No Vulgar or Obscene Artworks
No grotesque body fluids.
No Genitalia or Pubic Hair (To be clear no exposed or V's or P's)
You can submit tasteful nude art.
No Bad Language.
No Spamming the group. Any member doing this will be removed.
No Lined Paper Artworks.
No poor quality sketches/unfinished works/poor quality scans
No Selling, Advertising, Banner Promotions
Huge Watermarks are allowed but may not be featured highly.

2 Accept VOTES ARE REQUIRED FROM Committee it may take 48 hours before you see your work approved.

Admin reserves the right to remove art at any time, without warning"

Gallery Folders

Beautiful Queens by ebony-chan
Amanirenas 2 by lamontrobinsonart
Lessance by Messiah972
Great Queen: Wise and beautiful by ebony-chan
Digital Art 2018
VooDoo Samurai by MizaelTengu
BODY MOVIN' #08 Hiplet : Zamunda Style by ledavebernard
Rolls eyes intensely by niartgalore
Alvarina portrait by RainbowIcePop
Digital Art 2017 - Closed
The Pride Twinz - Artwork 7 by KayAnimations
[Midday Coven] New Years Comic by Qursidae
LH: The South Face? by NextCookieMonster
Jungle Empress by TyrannoNinja
Founder's Faves
Bumblebee by JJwinters
Side eye by EddieHolly
Indyamarie by JoAsLiN
Yonisha Kitten by JJwinters
Wall of FAME
Mixed Media
Sweet Candy Night by n2n44
Sterling K. Brown as Black Spider (Batman) by MZimmer1985
Denzel Washington as Michael Lane/Azrael (Batman) by MZimmer1985
Witch girl to donkey TF Video by Cyberalbi
Traditional Art
Inktober: Black Ego by diamndz1021
Halloween crossover by ArtistOtaku91
Triumphant Tyrant by TyrannoNinja
Osebo? by El-Dobson
Binta Test Shoot II by TenthMusePhotography
Four Nubian Beauties by TheArtOfDHT
Demure by TheArtOfDHT
Smoky Black Dragon by TheArtOfDHT
3D Art
Mother nature by Karissa-Salton
Regiment by Mr-Marcus-81

Mature Content

Maze by exata
Little bird! by Hera-of-Stockholm

Mature Content

The way I draw my girl- front view tutorial by Alan-the-leopard
Color palette by Tsvetka
Eye reference stylized by KingAngel-Z
Hand reference by KingAngel-Z
Physical Arts
Art Merch - Canvas Bag by MollychanFTW
High Quality Sketches
#4 Erik Killmonger by DanielValerian
Stock Images
Khalani studies by CristianoReina
Contest Submissions
Digital Art 2015 FULL CLOSED
Stretch by Tahcha
Digital Art 2016 FULL CLOSED
aNGELICA ELIZA AND P E G G Y by medeenezz

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coastbeachartist Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
We are so happy that you are happy! 

Keep creating and sharing your awesome Art!


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Djake Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
Me too!  We're flattered to have so many talented people contributing!
ebony-chan Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2018
Love this group!
almeidap Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2018  Hobbyist Artist
almeidap Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2018  Hobbyist Artist
thanks for the answer....I'm admin for a few groups and I know the feeling of the voting part, just wanted to know why
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