Halloween Contest Win $50 - 1 week leftOnly 10 days left, now is basically your last chance to participate in the anual :icongame-art-hq: contest, read the details about the theme, prizes and rules below:The Theme: Scary Video Game related Fan Art. all kinds of visual art are allowed, digital and traditional drawings, photos of sculptures, 3D model art (must be own models, ripped characters models don't count) or cosplay art.You choose the game, the setting, the characters, important is only that it is something scary. Not scary in a cute way like a nice King Boo from Mario World, but really scary stuff, yes gore and violence is allowed as well. Gritty stuff, morbid stuff, horror elements are all fine.Everything from a really scary looking undead League of Legends character to Pokemons etc is allowed.In this contest you can also add characters from non-video game media like Freddy Krueger, Jason or the Super Natural Winchester Brothers getting eaten alive by Kirby. This contest is very unusual for this group, I k
A Call For Content... Writers, this is for you.Hey guys! It’s been awhile, I know. For those of you who haven’t been following along with my journals for the last year, let me give you a bit of an introductory course to Mio. This past year I set aside artwork for my writing (my true passion). It’s been a bit of an adventure, and a year after I started, here I am, a Professional Reader and Review Blogger. I didn’t get a lot of writing done in the end, but I’ve gained a lot of knowledge on the writing industry, and I’ve made a lot of connections with authors, publishers, and editors. It has been such a wonderful experience for me, and I’ve found that finally, I’m doing something I really love. (Because what’s greater than getting free books before they’re published and the only thing you have to do is tell people what you thought about it? Seriously.)This of course, has spurred me on to my next big change of venue. Here’s the thing: being an artist makes you money. No
Tips: How to make thy comment meaningfulWHY:Making one's comment meaningful and making it count has many benefits, especially in the art world.Single words praise really does hold little weight, and just not making any comment also don't earn anyone anything, so bringing it up another level is good for both the artist, and the appreciator.1. It starts conversations, and make friends: When you comment on people's work around, not limited to the artists you admire but also artists you can buddy with on different levels, you will find yourself rich with many art friends to discuss your own work and joy with. You will also find this skill useful when you make it into the professional world where you would be making comments to make connections.2. Gets comments for your own work: when you give people meaningful comments that rewards them, you can ask for feedback for your own work easier, because you have invested in their work first. If you cold-call it's harder t
MINI CONTEST! New Deadline: May 19thAHHHHHH ok!! I'm pushing it 2 more weeks forward, based on the poll uvuI'LL START COMMENTING ON ENTRIES TOMORROW <3333Create-a-Guardian :3Here are the current beautiful entries!! http://indui.deviantart.com/favourites/59536986SUMMARY:Contest: create your own GuardianPrizes: First place: $30 (or equivalent dA points, but note there's a tax) + a medium-detailed pic by me + feature Two Runner-ups: $10 (or eq. dA points) + a chibi by me + featureJudges::iconindui::icondykah:Deadline:May 19, 2014 DETAILS:I'm not sure how many of you are familiar with my charries, but most of the ones featured in my gallery are Guardians, which are basically half-human and half-god peeps. 2 or 3 people in the past have asked to make their own Guardian charries. I loved the idea of other people's interpretation of them, so hence this contest :3
Senmei Download Reminder!Reminder for those that may have forgotten. Senmei mascot of Anime Revolution will be downloaded during the days of the con.*She will be downloadable here on Friday!*The download will be removed Sunday!She is not supposed to be redistributed so its important that you grab her this weekend!She might not be up for download until next year so don't miss out!