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The Problem of Fan Art: Part 2
"Everything is derivative!" Some things are more derivative than others. That's what copyright is for. "Who are YOU to say what is and isn't art?" I'm a little miffed by this one, because it's like people shooting the messenger. I hate to rain on your parade, but there are legal definitions out there for art. And yes, those partially define art for me personally, but guess what? They also define art for you, too. Now, I'm not saying the effervescence of humanity as put to canvas is legally defined. There is no way to quantify the blood, sweat, and tears put into a piece. (Which, if you are sweating and bleeding, why you'd want to do it fo
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The Problem of Fan Art: Part One
I suppose I've been musing over this for a long time, and since I have released my first big piece of "real" work, I've found myself reading more about the phenomenon of "toxic fandoms." That's not really what I'm going to talk about, though, even though I think it's a very obvious element to consider. It plays its part in the Problem of Fan Art. And personal disclaimer: it's not like I've never done fanart myself. I obviously enjoy the aspect of fanart that is creative and expressive, and acts like the proper machine of artistic joie de vivre #notallfanart. But that allows me to move into my introduction: artists do great fanart; fanartist
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Gaboris's avatar
Sorry I'm late, but Happy Birthday from Hungary!
Keep up the great work. ;)
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MajnounaProfessional General Artist
Thank you! :D
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WindSwirlProfessional Digital Artist
Happy Birthday~
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MajnounaProfessional General Artist
Thank you! :D
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MajnounaProfessional General Artist
Thank you!:XD: