Fourteen years of existence marks a period of growth, change, and introspection — an era of creativity and emotion that leads to long-term personal and artistic development. As we celebrate deviantART's 14th birthday, we want to thank all of you for joining in on the journey of growth and development, from the deviants who have been here from the start to the deviants who are starting out their deviantART experience today.
How has deviantART helped you grow as an individual and/or as an artist? Tell us your story through an art feature Journal!
Visit the Write a Journal Entry page to get started.
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As a statement of empowerment and artist prestige, we're pleased to reveal deviantART's official poster for Artists’ Alley at San Diego Comic-Con – designed by the exquisitely talented Artgerm (https://www.deviantart.com/artgerm)!
DeviantART couldn't be more excited to sponsor Artists' Alley for the fourth year in a row. Our aim has always been to keep focus on those who not only make the entire convention possible, but provide us with a world of entertainment across all media: the artists.
Go forth and march with your creative brethren!
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July 2015 Sketches
July 31, 2015
Here are some doodles from my sketchbook I made during this month:
Nerdmigos Isma Redesign Sketch
Kevin & Ralph from Hollywood Babble-On
Luke Skywalker on Tatooine.
Share if you like it!
Artists Share Their Favorite Tools Of The Trade
August 19, 2015
Just like a carpenter might have a favorite hammer or a mechanic might have a favorite wrench or any other worker in a skilled trade, every artist might have a favorite tool that they can't do without or that they keep coming back to even after experimenting with other tools. For me its the Prismacolor Col-Erase Colored Pencils, they're great for initial sketching or under-drawings. I always carry some with my sketchbook.
I wondered what others work with, so I asked some of my favorite artists on Tumblr and Twitter what their favorite tool of the trade was. This is what they sh
1. How long have you been on DeviantArt?
For 5 years
2. What does your username mean?
Those are my initials
3. Describe yourself in three words.
Humble. Patient. Persistent.
4. Are you left or right handed?
5. What was your first deviation?
6. What is your favourite type of art to create?
7. If you could instantly master a different art style, what would it be?
8. What was your first favourite?
9. What type of art do you tend to favourite the most?
Pin-ups and cartoons
10. Who is your all-time favourite deviant artist?
11. If you could meet anyone on DeviantArt in person, who w