Welcome to another installment of Emotional Emoticons! It's really warm outside where I am, and I'd like nothing more than to dip in a pool and have some iced tea. But first, I'll show you the features for this week's issue, which were all found with the search terms of Summer and Hot.
:thumb213219495: Sand castle building by Synfull (https://www.deviantart.com/synfull) just wows me with the amount of time put into making the sand castle, and :grump: doesn't look to pleased, but does he ever? :giggle:
:thumb177178863: :thumb177178717: Pool Party Collab by BlissfullySarcastic (https://www.deviantart.com/blissfullysarcastic) and Synfull (https://www.deviantart.com/synfull) makes me want to jump in the pool and cool off. CANNONBAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAALLLL
Wall to Wall Art
Un Pequeno Mal
My Stock Used
Seniority: Recognizing Community Excellence
The Seniority program, a long-standing honor rewarding deviants for their contributions to the community, is being revamped. Read this team update to learn more about the program and what's to come!
What is Seniority?
Seniority has been a cornerstone of DeviantArt since its early years, given to deviants who have made their mark in one way or another—in many cases it was given to deviants who were recognizable contributors within their respective communities, in some cases it was given out of gratitude to former volunteers and staff members, and in a few cases it came tied with the Deviousness Award.
Regardless of t
Emote DD RoundUp: October
Daily Deviations RoundUp
:thumb326237922: by NerdyGeekyArt (https://www.deviantart.com/nerdygeekyart)
All hail the emote king, with his wonderfully pixelled sword and banner! Such a luxurious mustache, too! This deviant's gallery is so full of such wonderful and creative emotes, as well as a variety of other mediums.
:thumb286325573: by Quolia (https://www.deviantart.com/quolia), suggested by IceXDragon (https://www.deviantart.com/icexdragon)
This deviation has tons of delicious detail to make your mouth water. The strawberries on top of an in the cake are just so wonderfully pixelled!
:thumb306687085: by sneakyPancake (https://www.deviantart.com/sneakypancake), suggested by IceXDragon (https://www.deviantart.com/icexdragon)
In the words of the suggester, "The lighting and the shadows coming from the two lov
PE: How to Animate in Gimp
How to Animate in Gimp
Gimp is a free photo editing software that you can download at gimp.org. You can use it for a lot of different things like photo manipulations, drawing, pixel art, etc. Today though, we will be covering the topic of animation!:la:
Note that this tutorial will only show the basics of Gimp animation. How to make the frames, how to save it and the such.:nod: So let's get started!:la:
Start by making the subject. I just used a random black ball, but the subject can be as simple or as complex as you want, depending on what you're making. Make sure you switch over to the layers tab.
Tip: If you do not already have the layer
You're Invited To Try The New Sidebar by danlev, journal
You're Invited To Try The New Sidebar
UPDATE: The opt-in period for the new sidebar has closed as of October 7th. Thank you to everyone who participated in this early opt-in period. The feedback we’ve received so far has been invaluable in helping us improve and optimize the sidebar. Please continue sharing your feedback! Moving forward, we’ll now be rolling out the new sidebar to a wider pool of deviants, so no more need to opt-in. Again, thanks so much to those who participated for helping us create a better DeviantArt experience! You’re invited to try a brand new sidebar that gives you quick access to some of your favorite features and groups! The Goal of The New Sidebar There are several ways to browse and consume content on DeviantArt, and with this update, our goal was to create a consistent experience across Browse (New and Popular), Search, Daily Deviations, Topics, Groups, and most importantly, deviants you watch. Bringing more attention to Groups was a big part of this update, and we have plenty more planned