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Welcome to True Amazons! The group for art depicting women as strong, tough, or courageous... but tastefully.

Basically, the point of the group is this: Empower Women. There are tons of other groups on DeviantArt that are full of naked, huge-breasted bimbos for male audiences. The other half of the population wants a break!

You don't have to be a woman to join this group, but you do have to respect the way women feel when they view your art. Girls, this is YOUR turf. Guys, you are welcome to stay, as long as you behave yourselves. :)

THE RULES - Please read before submitting art:

• All art must be ON-TOPIC, meaning that their main focus is a woman, and this woman must be powerful or inspiring (see below for more details). Just because there is a woman in the picture does not automatically mean it's on-topic.

• All characters must have REALISTIC body proportions and anatomies, and realistic body poses. Cartoons are allowed, but "Escher girls" and erotic monstrosities are not.

• Keep it CLEAN. We don't want people coming here just to ogle at boobies. Please, no porn, lewd pin-up, fetishized sexual body parts, etc. Any nudity must have a non-erotic justification. Guys, trust us: if you designed your female character just to make yourself horny, women can tell.

• ABSOLUTELY NO art or comments that are degrading to women. This includes anything that portrays women as weak or helpless, violence against women, women as prisoners or slaves, women in bondage, women being abused, impending rape scenes, "peril" art, Gorean art, or art that portrays women as victims.

• All submissions must show reasonable artistic and presentation QUALITY. No unfinished or poorly-presented art, faint sketches, quick doodles, blurry photos, drawings on lined paper, rough pencil sketches, or very novice artwork. Colored art is preferred; uncolored art should be well-shaded or otherwise obviously complete.

• Watch out for REDUNDANCY. Please only submit one version of each piece, ideally the most complete version. Also please try to avoid submitting sequence series.

• If something is in your gallery, then it has to be your own original work, not stolen, uploaded or modified without another owner's permission. Screen-shots from games, TV shows, movies, etc. do not count as art. Photo-manipulations and photo-based art must credit all source photos in the accompanying notes and be modified enough from the original to be considered art. As a rule we do not consider applying Photoshop actions or other art effect filters adequate to create original work.


UPDATE: What *IS* On-Topic?
Art submissions MUST fall into one of more of the following categories. If it does not, then it is not on-topic and we will not accept it!

* Fan art or cosplay of known strong female characters from popular culture, mythology, or history

* Warrior women, women who are holding weapons, wearing armor, or kicking butt

* Women who demonstrate remarkable physical strength, athleticism, or a muscular body (without being an obvious sexual fetish).

* Women who possess, preferably demonstrate, formidable magical powers; i.e. witches and sorceresses

* Women as leaders, women possessing authority

* Deviant ID's of female group members; or if you are a guy, photos of women who you know in real-life who you look up to (submitted with their permission, of course!)

* Women displaying other qualities of strength or toughness not listed here; i.e. mastering the elements, flying a jet, saving someone's life, befriending dangerous animals, making an important political statement, etc.


Gallery Folders

Beauty and the Beast by Art-By-Mel-DA
No Fear by Art-By-Mel-DA
Sherwood's Legacy Rowena - Animated Version by TimTaller
Lucina by InaWong
Comic Book Heroines
Wonder Woman by ErikVonLehmann
Ash by escume
Catwoman on the Prowl by kharis-art
Wonder Woman by nishihiku
Other Fan Art
Lioness of Cintra by Inna-Vjuzhanina
Leia by fdasuarez
Balance by krysdecker
Arianne Martell by Inna-Vjuzhanina
Original Characters
Fe by NikolayAsparuhov
Commission:: Alaine by leejun35
C - Cecilia by Arasteia
Queen Of Thorns by LainValentine
Fantasy Warrior Women
The lion cub - fan art The Witcher by SecretDarTiste
Book Chapter Illustration by Eddy-Shinjuku
Mysterious Lady of the Nine Heavens by Balandis-Meow
Slaying Fire by KilartDev
Jungle Amazons
Jungle Warrior by elaina-f
Jungle Warrior by laclillac
NAWALA by imaginante
Hunting by AEVU
First Composite Attempt by goodeggproductions
Fit woman 2010 XVIII by TiLa
Female Bodybuilder Contest Pose by JonKin
This is a Punch, Lover Boy by mit19237
Dark and Devious
Lanisetha Succubus of The Sea of Blood Cult by Inkary
Tanariel the demon slayer by Chaos-Draco
Darth Rey Rise of Skywalker by grudnio
CommJUN2019 by ARTTAiR
Demeter ~ Greek Mythology by Yliade
Hera ~ Greek Mythology by Yliade
Nyx ~ Greek Mythology by Yliade
Aphrodite ~ Greek Mythology by Yliade
Witches and Sorceresses
Neerah, Elemental Water Priestess by MitchFoust
Book Cover - Wrath of the Winter Witch by Eddy-Shinjuku
Yennefer by katrimav
The spell by clayscence
Modern and Futuristic
Squad Special by escume
Woman Warrior and War Horse by deskridge
Anthros and Monsters
Mhaka - WoW commission by Forest-Walker
Amazon Angels
Heaven's Light by Art-By-Mel-DA
Fairies, Nymphs, and Elves
C:  Aelythea Flareheart by MarcelaFreire
Amazons Deviant ID's
26 Yrs In The Making by Kristafee
The Hellbent by barn-swallow
Sorting Folder
Goddess of Steel by ThreeElves


Parques by CyrilBarreaux Parques :iconcyrilbarreaux:CyrilBarreaux 133 4 Wonder in the Snow by Artgerm Wonder in the Snow :iconartgerm:Artgerm 7,205 91 Ready to Fight by Captain-Savvy Ready to Fight :iconcaptain-savvy:Captain-Savvy 25 14 Batwoman by MenguzzOArt Batwoman :iconmenguzzoart:MenguzzOArt 85 11 The memory of the trees-p.comm by Charlotte-DG The memory of the trees-p.comm :iconcharlotte-dg:Charlotte-DG 65 29 Dotooo by Kiddy-chan Dotooo :iconkiddy-chan:Kiddy-chan 313 7 Manifold Paradox by Kiddy-chan Manifold Paradox :iconkiddy-chan:Kiddy-chan 87 2 blood of Theramore by bayardwu blood of Theramore :iconbayardwu:bayardwu 1,083 15 Eshen Theba by KateMaxpaint Eshen Theba :iconkatemaxpaint:KateMaxpaint 528 20 Queen Melkos by erdemcilgin Queen Melkos :iconerdemcilgin:erdemcilgin 20 0 Mirror Universe...Ella And Company in 2374! by StalinDC Mirror Universe...Ella And Company in 2374! :iconstalindc:StalinDC 288 30 Mirror Shards.. Ella..Terran Resistance 2374 by StalinDC Mirror Shards.. Ella..Terran Resistance 2374 :iconstalindc:StalinDC 143 14 Falconer by LKivihall Falconer :iconlkivihall:LKivihall 275 13 Yennefer by NastyaSkaya Yennefer :iconnastyaskaya:NastyaSkaya 731 9 Ciri, Triss and Yennefer by NastyaSkaya Ciri, Triss and Yennefer :iconnastyaskaya:NastyaSkaya 947 19 Ciri and Cirilla Fiona Elen Riannon by NastyaSkaya Ciri and Cirilla Fiona Elen Riannon :iconnastyaskaya:NastyaSkaya 919 43
Hello All!
Recently there has been a bunch of duplicate submissions. Some have been submitting two of the same image with some slight alteration or a color and a line art piece of the same subject. Our group guidelines state:
  • Watch out for REDUNDANCY. Please only submit one version of each piece, ideally the most complete version. Also please try to avoid submitting sequence series.
I know most of you mass submit to many groups at one time and just assume a decision will be made for you. All group guidelines are not the same. Please pay attention and submit your best piece or the piece you wish to share with this group. If multiples are submitted then they will all be rejected. Sorry to say, but our time is just as valuable as yours and we don't always have the luxury of spending time trying to decide which piece fits best, which piece looks best and which piece has to go.
I'm not calling anyone out, I'm just reminding everyone to take a moment, look through the guidelines and make your own choice. It helps a great deal!
Thank you,
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Riveda1972 Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2020  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Just for curiosity, are you experiencing the same issues?…
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Phintolias Featured By Owner Edited Nov 21, 2019  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Does another group exist that hasn't so strict guidelines with artwork (in terms with drawing with conventional material and is accessible for Hobby Artists)?
MiladyDuchess Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2019  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
There are tons of groups who don't have the same guidelines or rules. I don't think you'll have any problem finding them on here. Good luck! :)
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