Fella Features You! Vol. 11
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Hey!

This is a biweekly feature series, coming out every other Tuesday, that features art that YOU choose!

After enjoying the art content below, feel free to comment on this article with up to 3 pieces of art (your own or somebody else's) you want to show up in the next issue!

Here is what you chose last time!La la la la



Man's bestfriend by whitestone Some things are Amaranthine by Catosan 3d Art by deano-m Photo-A-Day Project - Day 12 by deano-m Lightning shots by deano-m Envy by iAmoret Sora by WanNyan Flower Cupcakes by WorldWar-Tori Rays of light by Fantasytigress  Boba fett by Bruceleroy12 sulking sulkage by Krissyfawx Down in the forest by Fantasytigress Humming Bird by Fantasytigress


If you have time, please do not forget to suggest your own stuff, or somebody else's, in the comments below!:eager: by darkmoon3636



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WorldWar-Tori's avatar
Awesome feature! :la: & thank you! FREE flying hearts Icon

& some seriously awesome art :la:
Day 87: They're after me.... by poserfan-pholioStegosaur by MonikaCloughPolar Bear Cubs by PenguinPhotography
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Thanks so much for the feature :D
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
No problem!:boogie:

WorldWar-Tori suggested you!:happybounce:
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HUANGXUELI's avatar
Wow, this feature is probably one of the best.

How about this?:
:thumb161080292:
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
Sweet!

Thumb codes only work for premium members, but I will be able to use the thumbcode you gave me and it will work in the next article.:D
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HUANGXUELI's avatar
Alright, thanks. :)
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
No problem.;)
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jolabrodnica| Traditional Artist
Thank you very much! :heart:
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
No problem.:boogie: WorldWar-Tori suggested you as you probably know.:giggle:
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WanNyan|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you!
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
My pleasure.:meow: MafiaVamp suggested you!:la:
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:eyes:
Thanks for featuring her art, Travis c:
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
No problem.c:
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Thanks for the feature.
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
No problem!:la: faeorain Suggested you.:boogie:
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Thanks a lot for featuring me! And thanks to :iconuszatyarbuz: for suggesting me! :tighthug:
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UszatyArbuz| Digital Artist
Ah no problem Hunny :smooch: revamp 
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IceXDragon|Hobbyist General Artist
:happybounce:
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faeorain|Student Traditional Artist
Great collection! Thanks for featuring some of my suggestions :) Here are a few more.

Wu Xuan Gongzhu of Yang Chao (Han Chinese) by Gambargin  Khanum Sevindik of Desht-i Yurtubi (Cuman-Kypchak) by Gambargin   Datuak Rangkayo of Sultanate of Pulau Rempah by Gambargin  
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deano-m|Hobbyist Photographer
thanks for the feature sir :D  lots of really cool pics as usual :D

here's 3 more for you sir

Anarchy Panty by MoonFoxUltima Opti-pony by paulabstruseFreedom Fighters 2013 coloured by miles-prowerx
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Yay, my pics here :D glad you had fun at Gold-Nova
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deano-m|Hobbyist Photographer
yeah i volunteer whenever i get a chance. so it's always great
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paulabstruse|Professional Artist
next to a sexy girl....now that's living!
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deano-m|Hobbyist Photographer
yep dude :) she was at gcnova as well :)  .  why the hell did i not see her. always miss catching up with her
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