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Terpsichore by SRaffa Terpsichore :iconsraffa:SRaffa 37 70 Sarina 3 by mattymanx Sarina 3 :iconmattymanx:mattymanx 45 6 White by brokenangel White :iconbrokenangel:brokenangel 64 22 A2 by JungleMaster
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TMD: 10 X 10
10 X 10: A History of deviantART
Proud to be a deviant? This history belongs to you. Is it long? You bet it's long-- ten years in the making long, told by ten of the deviants who built deviantART and kept it alive. So brew up a fresh pot, print up some pages, and sit down to the story of the decade…
matteo (co-founder, deviantART): I was eighteen when deviantART first opened its doors. I was so young and naive. I had this idealistic vision of an online community of artists, coming together to promote creativity and the freedom of expression. We had no idea that it would actually succeed beyond our wildest dreams.
jark (co-founder, deviantART): At the time deviantART was conceived, I was living in Chiba, Japan. I had been working on websites for a few years and was actively brainstorming ideas for a new website. My main experience up through that point had been in the MP3 scene; I worked on a site called CyberTropix, briefly ran a skin
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Hidden Beauty by Tordo Hidden Beauty :icontordo:Tordo 13 11 Deceptive by kittynn Deceptive :iconkittynn:kittynn 48 4 beautiful baggage by lorrainemd beautiful baggage :iconlorrainemd:lorrainemd 101 31 Red Blanket by sagittariusgallery Red Blanket :iconsagittariusgallery:sagittariusgallery 89 18 miss cook... by cweeks miss cook... :iconcweeks:cweeks 784 281 stop time by our-lies stop time :iconour-lies:our-lies 4 2 Ophelia by kittynn Ophelia :iconkittynn:kittynn 269 0
Suture Vol. 10
Bookmark it. Download it. Print it.
As well as featuring some of the best literature found on deviantART, the latest suture volume is packed with hints, tips and advice for deviants of all genres.
Go read.
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Not out of the woods: A silent epidemic persists
As many of you know, I have struggled with lyme disease for a long time, having been in remission from chronic late stage Lyme and recently relapsing. I have decided at long last to make a concerted effort to spread the word about the disease in the best way I know how: bitching online!
I'm going to give you the skinny on this nasty bug, as well as point you in the direction of more thorough, official information on the topic should you wish to learn more.
Lyme was only discovered in 1975 and was named for Lyme, Connecticut where a cluster outbreak was found and the disease is said to have "been discovered." The truth of the matter is that it's likely some form of Lyme disease (or Borreliosis as it is scientifically known) has existed for some time. It is in the same family of bacteria as syphilis, known as spirochetes and identifiable by their corkscrew shape. This cute little slinky of a microbe can be deadly, in part due to its screw-like form which renders it skilled at tunneling i
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I don't know BT personally, but...
... I think he is a remarkable musician, a true innovator, a gifted individual that knows the difference between style and substance, a visionary that can push both to the limits if he so desires... if you were to just sit down and listen to his music, watch what he has to say, you'll quickly realize that his work has a mind and a will of its own...
... in case you didn't know, Brian Transeau's current work "This Binary Universe" was recently showcased in a deviantART-sponsored tour in late 2006 where he teamed up with 80's icon Thomas Dolby and performed in 24 major American cities as promoted in this major devART news article from last winter...
... in case you didn't know, he was recently robbed of his artistic belongings valued at more than $150,000...
... for over a decade, BT has been internationally recognized as a consummate composer and a leader in progressive electronica, often nicknamed "the father of trance" based upo
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Like a Girl by mnoo Like a Girl :iconmnoo:mnoo 202 75


Catch by mnoo Catch :iconmnoo:mnoo 333 65 Black rain by hres Black rain :iconhres:hres 1,265 153 POP by kittynn POP :iconkittynn:kittynn 484 281 girls will be girls by suzi9mm
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MelbourneWalkToHell by disguy2k MelbourneWalkToHell :icondisguy2k:disguy2k 29 59 Tunnel to Siam by jochra
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fountains etc by maxpower fountains etc :iconmaxpower:maxpower 19 66 0PEN UP by jochra 0PEN UP :iconjochra:jochra 5 19


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Personal Quote: "Without conviction, you've got nothing."
Will be poking around the anniversary and site today, in and out,

starting with this very interesting new article compiled by SRaffa.


Deviousness Award

Deviousness Award
There's always something very special about receiving a comment from `justthorne. This is a deviant who goes beyond supporting the DA community with the volume of his comments, but puts a lot of time and energy into the quality. When `justthorne posts a remark on a deviation, you can be sure that he has something very well thought out and insightful to say. His comments are something we would love to make an integral part of the deviantART experience, but `justthorne is just one man... So, instead, we'll have to settle with honoring him for his contributions to deviantART.
-awarded March 2004



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SRaffa Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2018  Professional General Artist


RBL-M1A2Tanker Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
A few days from today, the history books show an entry.  An entry of mystery, and portent, as the great powers came down upon the Earth, and, in accordance with the wishes of the mighty King Kong, granted the world a boon.  That boon was you.  And lo, let it be said to all that you are to be wished a Happy Birthday upon that day, with the most excellent and amazing of cakes to partake in! :D (Big Grin) Have your cake and eat it too
SRaffa Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2017  Professional General Artist
foureyes Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2017
Happy B'day ma' friend Hug Best wishes for the years to come PennyWise (IT 1990) 
RBL-M1A2Tanker Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
History records that, just days from now, a tremendous upheaval took place as the ground cracked and broke apart, tornadoes spun counter to their nature, and even Godzilla bowed as you appeared upon the Earth to grace us with your art. And so it is wished upon you to have a Happy Birthday on that day....and a most excellent cake. :D (Big Grin)  Have your cake and eat it too
SRaffa Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2016  Professional General Artist
RBL-M1A2Tanker Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
In a short time hence, may you have a most happy birthday, for that is the day that you descended upon the Earth in a shower of lightening! :D (Big Grin)  Also, have delicious Have your cake and eat it too that day!
lemontea Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2015
SRaffa Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2015  Professional General Artist
RBL-M1A2Tanker Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy early birthday! :D (Big Grin)  With many happy returns! Have your cake and eat it too
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