Common Submission Decline Reasons
Submissions are usually declined for one or more of these reasons. Please review it and carefully consider your submission to these reasons (before requesting more info from the admins).
This is a list of the most "popular" or most common reason we decline artwork. We will no longer send personal responses for these. If your art is declined and we do not reply with a reason why, then check this list before requesting an explanation...most likely it will be for one or more of these reasons.
It may be declined for one or more of these reasons.............
..... select the wrong folder (how to: :thumb206828388:)
...... Please also read the "PLS READ -- Submissions & folder options" journal.
..... no description of art mediums used
..... image too small or too blurry
..... un-finished works; WIP, studies, doodles, quick sketches, line art, etc.
..... no information/description about the artwork in the Deviation Description box (aka Artist's Comments)
..... art that is not yours (eg; collab, collage, submitting someone else's deviation, etc.)
..... use digital elements
..... any artwork meant to be used in some way, incl. Commercial or Applied [art] (utilized/utilitarian pieces)
For more explanation of submission rules, please read this journal.
All information & rules for submissions or how we break down the gallery folders can be found in our journals -- there's a categorized listing at the very top right of the group's journals page.
If you still have a question about your submission, PLEASE use the Submission Form when contacting us. If you don't, we will not respond to your request (there are too many members & submissions for us to "go looking" for yours in question).
Here's a link on how to use the Submission Form to ask a question.
Remember: Even if we don't reply with a decline reason, the "violation" rule still applies, so please be careful with your submissions.
Violation group rules:
Members who repeatedly break group rules will be removed from membership.