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New Year 2018 by Goldsickle New Year 2018 :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 61 8 Merry Christmas 2017 by Goldsickle Merry Christmas 2017 :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 73 13 Guard Robot by Goldsickle Guard Robot :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 47 8 Female Mage Uniform by Goldsickle Female Mage Uniform :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 60 11 Happy 2017 by Goldsickle Happy 2017 :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 55 14 Merry Christmas 2016 by Goldsickle Merry Christmas 2016 :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 64 13 Scanner And Camera by Goldsickle Scanner And Camera :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 65 12 China Dress Akiko by Goldsickle China Dress Akiko :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 71 13 New Year 2016 Sketch by Goldsickle New Year 2016 Sketch :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 50 4 Happy New Year 2016 by Goldsickle Happy New Year 2016 :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 67 12 Akiko Lisa Xmas 2015 costume design by Goldsickle Akiko Lisa Xmas 2015 costume design :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 47 3 Merry Christmas 2015 by Goldsickle Merry Christmas 2015 :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 68 20 Demonic Swords by Goldsickle Demonic Swords :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 20 2 Pigtails and Hoodie by Goldsickle Pigtails and Hoodie :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 60 8 Sword Design by Goldsickle Sword Design :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 39 7 Dat Hina by Goldsickle Dat Hina :icongoldsickle:Goldsickle 197 18
Latest stuff by me, sometimes drawn for the purpose of being shown publicly or just random sketches I found collecting dust that I think people might enjoy.

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Space Issues by opticalxarsenal Space Issues :iconopticalxarsenal:opticalxarsenal 540 170 Kitty by AncaXBre Kitty :iconancaxbre:AncaXBre 20 2 Sleeping in your hand by speartime Sleeping in your hand :iconspeartime:speartime 2,169 176 Save Game by ChrissieCool Save Game :iconchrissiecool:ChrissieCool 4,378 1,118 otakomi - Olivia by ryusuke otakomi - Olivia :iconryusuke:ryusuke 115 29
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Anti-Plagiarism and Anti-Tracing: Enlightenment
It's common knowledge to a lot of deviants by now that certain policies in deviantART has opened up loopholes that allows plagiarism of existing artworks, whether they are copyrighted or fan-made.
In response to this, a lot of deviants who are against plagiarism are very upset about seeing one plagiarism after another being approved as legitimate art and what follows is outrage from those who appreciate original artworks.
Although their motives aren't ill, they tend to get carried away, forgetting common sense and a lot of people who don't deserve it get caught in crossfires of the anti-plagiarists' anger.
This article is to educate anti-plagiarists on certain things they need to understand to reduce the amount of stray bullets in their rage against legitimatized plagiarism.
First of all, we all know that our most targeted issue within plagiarism is none other than unauthorized tracings of screenshots, scans, packaging and promotional artwork from popular animated series.
Fan-made artw
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deviantART: Crack down on Copyrights
This community has come together on many occasions to sign a petition to help a worthy cause. I never imagined something would have to be started because of a problem within deviantART.
If you haven't read the latest CEA Update, I'd suggest taking a look at it before you e-sign anything. I'm petitioning this revision because I think it's opening a door that will ruin this community.
Allowing members of deviantART to copy, trace, or duplicate any copyrighted artwork is giving a mixed signal to growing artists. Whether or not it's done with the intention of practicing, the act of submitting it into an official gallery here on deviantART is copyright infringement.
If we would penalize these same deviants for copying an artist within the community--who discovers it and complains about it--then we should be penalizing them for copying all artists, as all artists have legal rights to their works.
Having the practice works moved to their own little area of deviantART could be tolerated
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Head Perspective Chart by yuumei Head Perspective Chart :iconyuumei:yuumei 47,640 2,751 First Contact by jevigar First Contact :iconjevigar:jevigar 4,055 262 I'll Teach You. by Endling I'll Teach You. :iconendling:Endling 6,016 553 Waiting For You by zeiva Waiting For You :iconzeiva:zeiva 5,701 293
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Keeping dA in the Hands of Artists
"I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something that I can do."
-Helen Keller
With these words in mind, it's time for us deviantART members to do something about the spreading problem of art theft.
For those who don't know what art theft is: It's when someone claims that he/she made an artwork, when the artwork was actually done by someone else. It's becoming quite common these days. In particular, a lot of people have been uploading, copying or tracing copyrighted images (usually screenshots from anime and other TV shows, or pictures from comics and manga), and claiming that they "drew" the images. It is unfair to people who expend time, effort and creativity in producing their own art. It is also disrespectful to the original creators of the copyrighted images. Think about it: If you were a famous artist, would you be happy if someone took one of your artworks and said that h
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Tracing. It Needs To Stop NOW.
First off I'd like to say... Just because you can trace a screen shot from your favorite anime, change the hair colour, and say it's your smexy new OC 'Naruta' DOES. NOT. MAKE. IT. ART.
We all know it happens. Thousands upon thousands of Deviations here at DeviantArt are traced, or vectored. And what do those dirty rotten tracing whores get for their thievery? Page views. Thousands, sometimes even millions of page views. But these aren't flame page views as you'd suspect. Nope. These are retards going 'OMG YUR ART IS SO KAWAII!!!^^ All yur haters can go die in fire!'. If you trace you deserve to have haters. And maybe YOU should go die in fire. Okay, I don't mean that, but I hate tracers.
TRACING IS NOT ART. No matter what you say. Sure, it takes a little time and effort to colour and shade that picture over. But only like 10 minutes of effort. Now, if you actually think of the art yourself, take the time to draw it yourself, and shade it yourself, then it's art and you deserve your pa
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Big Guide to Drawing the Body by Majnouna Big Guide to Drawing the Body :iconmajnouna:Majnouna 41,250 3,585
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Comparison between TRACING and COMMON situations
Hmmmm...
So I see,some folks has started to trace then?
Since dA has started a new rule of allowing tracing then I will bring some examples to make sure IF TRACING WAS REALLY ALLOWED.
Hm,sorry guys...Maybe it'll sound weird and unprofessional but this is my first article...
---Why do you trace?
Tracing for some peoples are considered as FUN,TOLERATED,NORMAL.
But I am AGAINST it.Of course tracing can be fun,but WHY,just WHY do you upload it in dA?
Think about it,dA is an ART website,not some TRACING website.
..........
You don't believe me?
You LOVE traces?
Then let's compare these situations:
..........
-When you trace someone's artwork without their permission or not,it is considered as fraud.
You don't believe it?Then read the below:
If as well you considered trace as legal then what if...
-When you copy someone's homework without their permission or not,it is considered as fraud.
Then you'll say to the teacher:
-Teacher!BUT MY FRIEND ALLOWED ME TO COPY IT!
Same thing as:
-But the or
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I am still drawing using traditional pencil & ink, while a lot of others have went with 100% digital.

Are there any benefits to using traditional methods or is it better to go 100% digital?

For me, I draw my works with traditional methods but coloring is digital.
Let's say you're in the middle of a long project, like maybe making a game or a 30-page comic.

But while you're busy doing the heavy stuff, you don't update your website.

Do you go out of your way to do some stuff just to have them posted to keep your galleries filled or continue focusing on the current project?

Some might suggest "show previews of your current project" but what if I want to keep it a secret until the very end?
If I'm doing comic pages all by myself (no assistants), I wonder which is the better order:

- Draw all pages first and revisit the pages for inking.

- Draw and ink as you go.
At the risk of sounding like a veeeeery life-like spambot, I wanna know which service is best if you wanna stream anime.

Should I go for Netflix or Crunchyroll?
What are the pros and cons for each of these service?

Are there any other services out there I should know of?
  • Playing: DmC: Devil May Cry: Definitive Edition
  • Drinking: Iced Tea
Wow.

I hope I can submit more art than before this year.

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Goldsickle
Rene
Malaysia
Current Residence: Malaysia
Favourite style of art: Japanese comics & animation style
Operating System: Windows XP
Personal Quote: "Quick Time Events is the cancer of the video game industry"
Interests
  • Playing: DmC: Devil May Cry: Definitive Edition
  • Drinking: Iced Tea
Wow.

I hope I can submit more art than before this year.

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lh1200 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2018  Professional Artist
Do Make Sweetie Belle (Equestria Girls) And ride the Bikini for Eddy (Ed ,Edd n Eddy) Plasse Thanks
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DLPP Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2018
Great gallery.
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Goldsickle Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2018
Thanks.
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DLPP Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2018
You Are Welcome 
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AloisAgost Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2017
It's getting to be that time of year again.  Have you given any thought into your Chinese Zodiac Lisa & Akiko pic?  It's the year of dog this time and there's plenty of things you can do with that ranging anywhere from a "Dog Days" anime reference to even a werewolf theme if you really want to go out there.  But it's your choice all the same, and I look forward to seeing it.
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Goldsickle Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2017
I have something planned but I dunno if it's gonna be good.
It's drafted.
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Sammyka33 Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2016
Merry Christmas :)
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christeam3 Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2016  Student General Artist
Hi i'm chris😃
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Goldsickle Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2016
Hi.
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