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Giftart: Birthday prezzy by MallyAzure Giftart: Birthday prezzy :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 4 6 Ready for Adventure?!?!?! by MallyAzure Ready for Adventure?!?!?! :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 5 8 Crap... by MallyAzure Crap... :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 7 13 Lyra by the hearth by MallyAzure Lyra by the hearth :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 6 1 Lilac Sky cheerleader by MallyAzure Lilac Sky cheerleader :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 4 0 Sunbutt-Senpai by MallyAzure Sunbutt-Senpai :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 3 3 Collab: SoarinDash by MallyAzure Collab: SoarinDash :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 110 27 Rainbow Dash Collab by MallyAzure Rainbow Dash Collab :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 22 8 Gala Soarin and Rainbow Dash. by MallyAzure Gala Soarin and Rainbow Dash. :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 91 57 Whooooo's that pony!? by MallyAzure Whooooo's that pony!? :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 2 3 Lineup by MallyAzure Lineup :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 7 7 Giftart: Shine Struck by MallyAzure Giftart: Shine Struck :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 15 6 Not amused by MallyAzure Not amused :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 10 3 Giftart: The Sky Strafers by MallyAzure Giftart: The Sky Strafers :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 6 5 Breezy Note OC ref sheet by MallyAzure Breezy Note OC ref sheet :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 3 7 Soarin - Rainbow Dash Cutiemark fusion by MallyAzure Soarin - Rainbow Dash Cutiemark fusion :iconmallyazure:MallyAzure 107 28

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How I Critique Without Being A Jerk (I hope)
I have to start this by saying I am writing this partly out of guilt because I broke some of my rules recently.  And I kicked myself all evening over it, asking what the hell I was thinking and why I didn't be a better person and even though I've been told 'it's not your fault' I'm like yes it was my fault because I was there and I broke my own rules.  And maybe it's no big deal and I'm overreacting but I broke my own rules.  The rules I made for reasons.
See, I have rules about critiquing.  The first rule is “Don't.”  The second rule is “Don't, except for very rare exceptions.”  And the third rule consists of a method I've developed to keep my own asinine tendencies in check and to ensure I don't trample all over the other person in the name of ARTISTIC CRITQIUE OMMMMG.
But first, let's talk about ego for a moment.  I am going to speak primarily about writing because that is what I'm familiar with, but I think this could also
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Rainbow Dash by B---K Rainbow Dash :iconb---k:B---K 87 1 Don't hug me by Chiweee Don't hug me :iconchiweee:Chiweee 308 65
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Get Inspired! Do Not Be Discouraged!
This journal is a reflection of my thoughts and experiences from the past several months. It's for anyone who is currently looking into hobbies or careers, not just art.
During my time as an artist, I get comments from people telling me that I have Inspired them to draw. I love that, I really love it when someone tells me that they started drawing because of my own work. It feels good knowing my work has that ability to provoke action in others. However, lately I had some close friends and associates get discouraged...to the point where they stop their strive altogether, because of my work.  This isn't speculation, it's direct information from the source. It's disheartening to see that happen, so if you are feeling the same way, please take note of the rest of this journal.
Don't strive for popularity.
This seems to be the root for the majority of problems I've seen. I've seen many beginners start drawing expecting a large amount of watchers and comments to happ
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MLP: Night Swimming by Rulette MLP: Night Swimming :iconrulette:Rulette 91 34 tickle 2 by nilaycan tickle 2 :iconnilaycan:nilaycan 8 8 Melody by Catseye-View Melody :iconcatseye-view:Catseye-View 151 10 [FanArt] Doodle - 2 by YoShiMal2u [FanArt] Doodle - 2 :iconyoshimal2u:YoShiMal2u 230 14 MLP: So what Soarin? by Rulette MLP: So what Soarin? :iconrulette:Rulette 74 23 VIP by Alasou VIP :iconalasou:Alasou 720 37 Vinyl Portrait by RB-D Vinyl Portrait :iconrb-d:RB-D 531 60 Hello there by Chiweee Hello there :iconchiweee:Chiweee 174 36 Bunches of Dash by bloodyhellhayden Bunches of Dash :iconbloodyhellhayden:bloodyhellhayden 30 12 Happy Birthday, Fauxsquared! by SneakyNinjaSly Happy Birthday, Fauxsquared! :iconsneakyninjasly:SneakyNinjaSly 16 2 Comepetitive Pegasi meet Belly Buttons by TraLaLayla Comepetitive Pegasi meet Belly Buttons :icontralalayla:TraLaLayla 157 30

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MallyAzure

Artist | Hobbyist | Digital Art
Norway
Hi there! I'm known as Mally Azure and I'm mainly a musician but I also do MLP art from time to time. Joined the brony community summer 2013 after being a fan of the series since early 2011.
Always tries to be accepting towards everyone ^^
My fav pony is and has always been Rainbow Dash <3 and I'm also a SoarinDash fanatic :3








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TwilightIsMagic Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2018  Student General Artist
:iconprincesscelestiaplz::iconsaysplz:A very good day to you, human. I come to you on your day of birth with greetings... and thanks.
:iconcelestia-plz::iconsaysplz:My good subject Pinkie Pie told me she had taken to congratulating some humans on their birthdays, but even she has her limits. So she asked us for a bit of assistance... and for such friends of ponykind, we feel it right to provide it.
:iconhappycelestiaplz::iconsaysplz:It is thanks to people like you that our land of Equestria, our very world, exists like it does. It is your friendship with us that gave us life. For that, we will forever be grateful and cherish you.
:iconcelestiapleasedplz::iconsaysplz:And so, allow me to wish you happiness, peace, prosperity and fulfillment! My hope goes with you that you suffer no hardship in the year ahead, but should a challenge befall you, I am certain your courage and skill will see you rise to conquer it!
:iconcelestiaorlyplz::iconsaysplz:Now... where is she...
:iconlunawaveplz::iconsaysplz:Here, sister!
:iconcelestiahappyplz::iconsaysplz:Fashionably late, I see! But just in time for the greetings to be given.
:iconlunashappyplz::iconsaysplz:Right! I'm ready. Three, two, one...
:iconcelestiawubplz::iconsaysplz:Happy Birthday!:iconsays2plz::iconlunahaplz:
:icondatcelestiaplz::iconsaysplz:And now... let us commence the royal party.
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:iconsendhertothemoonplz::iconprincesslunadanceplz:
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:icontwilightismagic:
TwilightIsMagic Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2017  Student General Artist
:iconpartypinkieplz::iconsaysplz:Haaaaaaappy happy birthday to our good friend today!
:iconpinkiestarryeyesplz::iconsaysplz:Here's a little birthday song with something I must say!
:iconpinkieishappyplz::iconsaysplz:On this day we celebrate having you with us!
:iconpinkiepartyplz::iconsaysplz:Throw a party here for you I'll make sure is a blast!
:iconpinkiehappyplz::iconsaysplz:I wish you only happiness, that your life's full of smiles!
:iconbrilliantpinkieplz::iconsaysplz:That you and your friends will prevail in any troubling times!
:iconpinkiebrilliantplz::iconsaysplz:Most of all, I wish for you that you'll have lots of fun!
:iconpinkiegalaplz::iconsaysplz:And share it with all close to you, spread happiness around!
:iconhotbloodedpinkieplz::iconsaysplz:OR ELSE!
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:iconpinkiepiesmileplz::iconsaysplz:So let's get down to business now, there'll be no more delays!
:iconpinkiepiecakeplz::iconsaysplz:On to the birthday party, celebrate this joyous daaaaay!
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TeaGabyBee Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy birthday Mally!
I hope everything is going well for you wherever you are.:hug:
Have a fantastic day!
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Dualtry Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy Birthdaybirthday cake birthday cake birthday cake Fluffle Puff: *Pet pet* MenInASuitcase  :3
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TwilightIsMagic Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2016  Student General Artist
:iconpinkiehappyplz::iconsaysplz:Yay! We're here, everypony!
:iconhappytsplz::iconsaysplz:Phew, that wasn't long. I told you we could easily make it on hoof!
:iconstyle1plz::iconsaysplz:Speak for yourself, Twi, you didn't have to carry this cake! It's heavy, you know!
:iconpinkiebrilliantplz::iconsaysplz:Thank you for helping out, Dashie! I couldn't have settled for anything less, after all!
:iconfluttershy-plz::iconsaysplz:Hi... We're here to... wish you a happy birthday.
:iconpinkiepieplz::iconsaysplz:You said it! Happy birthday!
:iconbrilliantpinkieplz::iconsaysplz:And what better way to say "happy birthday" than with a cake? :iconcakepinkplz:
:iconapple-jackplz::iconsaysplz:Why, with a real Apple family apple pie, of course! :iconapplepieplz:
:iconderpyhappyplz::iconsaysplz:With a muffin! Yay! :iconmlpmuffinplz:
:iconraritysmileplz::iconsaysplz:But these, while pleasant to give, mean little by themselves...
:iconrarityiscuteplz::iconsaysplz:What makes them meaningful are our wishes for you!
:iconpinkiesmile2plz::iconsaysplz:Exactly! And we wish for you to have a perfect birthday and a great year ahead of you!
:iconrainbowdashhappyplz::iconsaysplz:Don't fear any challenges you might face! No matter how bad it may seem, have faith in yourself and keep on being awesome!
:icontwilighthappyplz::iconsaysplz:And while at it, keep a level head and don't lose sight of what's important! Keep the magic of friendship alive in yourself!
:iconapplejackhappyplz::iconsaysplz:Remember your loved ones and friends, an' don't let little things an' worries get you down!
:iconspikethinkingplz::iconsaysplz:We hope that you'll find all you seek and be the best you can be!
:iconrarityjoyplz::iconsaysplz:Don't forget to respect yourself! You're the best at being you, so stay true to what you really are!
:iconflutterpweezeplz::iconsaysplz:And we hope that you'll be at peace with yourself, too... and that the year ahead will be peaceful for you.
:iconpinkiewinkplz::iconsaysplz:And throughout all that, have fun! It isn't fun if you don't have any, after all, and fun it should be!
:iconpinkiepartyplz::iconsaysplz:Just like today! Party on!
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HeavyMetalBronyYeah Featured By Owner May 4, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Yo, appreciate the watch. 
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MallyAzure Featured By Owner May 4, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
welcome, your art is very cute :3
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HeavyMetalBronyYeah Featured By Owner May 4, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Thanks
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BonelliMelon Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2015
Thanks for the fav! :D
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MallyAzure Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Welcome, and thanks for the watch btw! :D
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