The chat (https://www.deviantart.com/chat) and forum (https://www.deviantart.com/forum) have been busy for both the Community Volunteer team and the deviantART community these past few months! If you are interested in either the chat or forum, then this newsletter is for you!
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:star: Chat Event Calendar
We have somewhat slowed down our chat events so, as a result, we'd like to ask you what chat events you'd like to see! Would you like more critique chat events? Fun and games chat events? What kind of fun and games? Trivia? Rock, Paper, Scissors?
Let us know your thoughts on what kind of chat events you'd like to participate in!
dAmn Chat Userscript Problems
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Space and Sci-Fi DD Round Up, July 2015
`cinyu (https://www.deviantart.com/cinyu) Features by cinyu (https://www.deviantart.com/cinyu)
:iconAeirmid: Features by Aeirmid (https://www.deviantart.com/aeirmid)
:icondiphylla: Features by breeanns (https://www.deviantart.com/breeanns)
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PE:How To Achieve Smooth and Clean Lines
Since it's something many people struggle with while working digitally, today I will be discussing how you can achieve smooth and clean lines using digital mediums.
SAI Stabilizer Tool
Paint Tool SAI offers my favorite method of creating smooth lines with its easy to use Stabilizer tool that works with absolute ease and no need for complicated setting adjustments. It doesn't matter how shaky your hands might be, the stabilizer tool will still be capable of creating beautifully smooth lines for you.
As you can see, the stabilizer tool is easily accessed, and you can quickly and easily adjust the level of stabiliz
Fractal Art Week: Intro and Schedule
Fractal Art Week
Hello! Welcome to the Fractal Art week at projecteducate (https://www.deviantart.com/projecteducate)! :la: My name is C-91 (https://www.deviantart.com/c-91) and I take care of the Fractal Art gallery as Community Volunteer.
What is a fractal?
A fractal is a natural phenomenon or a mathematical set that exhibits a repeating pattern that displays at every scale.Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Fractals are an intrinsic aspect of Nature, and can be found in a multitude of elements, such as plants...
...or fossils, just to name a few examples. :)
The beauty of Fractal Art lies not only in its close relationship with the laws of Nature, but also in its diversity: there are a lot
Starting today, we’ll begin our steady rollout of our new Chat feature to deviants across the community. A Chat icon is located on the right side of the new DeviantArt’s top navigation. Hover over the icon to start a new chat, or click the icon to go to the main Chat page. You can still access Notes by hovering over the Chat icon and scrolling to Notes.
Send a message to a fellow deviant and engage in easy, instantaneous conversation. With such a vast and vibrant community, we can’t wait for deviants to start meeting and greeting!
Start up a conversation with deviants throughout the community. Whether you’re chatting up a friend or checking in on a commission, communication is instant!
Add Multiple Deviants
Want to include more deviants in a chat? Create group chats with up to 20 deviants!
Never confuse each line of communication and track your chats by naming them.
Share Art, Emotes, and GIFs
Effortlessly share deviations and add emotes or GIFS in