So many of my favorite artists have moved to other platforms, namely tumblr, and it seems to be in response to (as well as adding to) the slow decline of DeviantART as a platform for sharing artwork. This makes me sad, because I still think DA is the best way to do it organizationally. It's how I keep all my artwork available online in proper folders with appropriate descriptions, etc. But I think I see why people are leaving, and I empathize...
I've been a member of DA for 7 years. I'm not prolific, but that's a long time to be moderately active on a website. I have about 35,000 pageviews, which also isn't much for a 7 year span, but still
I've been really active in the last couple days -- trust me, I have no idea why I suddenly had the urge to do art again. It's probably been almost a year since the last time I cranked out several pieces in a row. Whatever, I'll ride this wave. It's fun to draw again.
It hasn't really hit me yet that I'm a month from graduating college. My parents are way more excited than me. I think it'll be more exciting when I am not stressed out about my classes--I get a week of nothing between my last final and commencement. Anyway, yay! Achievement 99% unlocked!
Lastly, I just put a lot of deviations in storage because I finally reached the point wher