Celebrating Deviousness - February 2010The Deviousness Award is an accolade which is traditionally handed out on the 1st of every month to one truly outstanding deviant.Celebrating Deviousness - February 2010 by fourteenthstar
TomWilcox is renown for his stunning fractal art. Each deviation is detailed to perfection, beautifully crafted with vibrant colours.
Many of Tom's distinctive artworks are award winning and have been published internationally, firmly placing him as a leader within the fractal community. With a friendly nature and an inspirational spirit, TomWilcox can always be found taking time to leave positive and encouraging comments for other artists.
Beyond The Looking Glass by TomWilcox Dreaming Of Her by TomWilcox
It's for all this and much more that we are delighted to award Deviousness for February 2010 to TomWilcox Congratulations Tom!
Putting the ART in #devART Vol. 8This is a continuation of the Putting the ART in :#devART: project that the MN@ work on monthly. The purpose of this article is to bring to light the artistic community within the dA's Official Featured Chat room :#devart:.Putting the ART in #devART Vol. 8 by shuttermonkey
Past Installments can be viewed here:
Putting the ART in #devART 2009 Wrap Up.
anjules' Pick of the Month:
A quirky, amusing shot that instantly made me smile when I saw it.
scrapsaurus' Pick of the Month:
"I do not know where to start to explain why I choose that photo from the amazing gallery of our beloved Jose, maybe the colors that reminds me of marshmellows, maybe is the sky..or maybe is just because of how everything looks like frozen in time at the perfect time, especially this little black dot (a boat I guess) you see in the ocean. I love everything in this photo and it reminds me how amazing is
Community Operations Newsletter - Jan 2010It's my role as Director of Community Operations to ensure that things are running as smoothly as possible within the community. It's also my job to listen, and ensure that your voice is heard by all departments. This means that I work closely with other departments such as Community Relations, devious Technology, Creative and Advertising on a daily basis.Community Operations Newsletter - Jan 2010 by fourteenthstar
What is Community Operations?
deviantART's Community Operations Department encompasses the Help Desk, Copyright & Etiquette Administration and Message Network Administration (MN@). These 3 teams are dedicated to providing a high standard of community development, encouraging innovative and creative opportunities within the community.
Our department drives an environment where deviants can come together and be empowered within, and by, the community. We believe that community development is not a department -- it's an approach which helps people to recognise and develop their ability to reach their poten
The LOL Corner [#82]The LOL CornerThe LOL Corner [#82] by martypunker
This regular news article promises to make you giggle, chortle, and laugh your ass off.
Every edition will feature a collection of the funniest chat network quotes.
dAmnIt! is a database of funny quotes submitted by deviants like you.
dAmnIt! has reached over 28,000 quotes!!!
When something funny happens in a chatroom, share it with everyone! It only takes a few clicks, and while you're there browse through all the other hilarious quotes!
Feel free to note me with suggested dAmnIt! quotes to go into the next edition. Please make sure that the quote has already been submitted and approved to dAmnIt! and that you give me the quote number in your note.
The Last 10 Editions:
One Year Special Edition
Guide to PopularityWhat is this? Are you looking here because you want to become popular? Well, if anyone tries hard enough, it's possible. Though I do have a warning for all of you. Popularity is not cracked up to all of the hype that comes with the word.Guide to Popularity by Nyiana-sama
I have personally known many artists who became popular, and several have said that they wish they were never popular. However, for those of you who wish to pursue this adventure, I have some tips for you, as a Veteran of DeviantART.
There is no secret to become popular. It's only one of two things. Constant hard work, or dArama. dArama is easy, if you want to be popular the dArama way, read Guide to DeviantART Popularity by tangledweb. It's the truth about being popular the dArama way.
So are you ready for this? The truth about how to become popular? It may shock and surprise you at how to to it. This is just a suggestion, but you may want to kee
World AIDS Day Contest 2009 - The WinnersWe're delighted to announce the Winners of the World AIDS Day 2009 Contest. which focussed on the theme of Universal Access and Human Rights.World AIDS Day Contest 2009 - The Winners by fourteenthstar
So, who won? Here we go...
First - RosaryOfSighsx
second - druideye
third - CynthiaCynical
First - elicoronel16
Second - Eevachu
Third - VBAadmin
Congratulations! Your prizes will be with you soon.
A big thank you to everyone who participated and also to our wonderful judges
dACipher: Your Circle of GrowthYou, the new Deviant:dACipher: Your Circle of Growth by Reaper-X
Do you know what kind of art you would like to do?
Would you like to know how to do it?
If you're doing it already, would you like to do it better?
You, the seasoned Deviant:
What are your thoughts towards your community?
What do you think would help advance your community?
Would you like to contribute in the development of your community?
You, the Deviant in-between:
Are you unsure of your work?
Is it what you want to do? If not, would you consider another art form?
If it is what you want to do, would you like to know how to advance your skills in that field?
DACipher can help you answer some of those questions.
What is DACipher?
DACipher is a group made by artists for artists... and everyone who wishes to be an artist.
For every artist looking to find their artistic calling and/or achieve knowledge about styles and techniques in their art form, we've created a venue for that to happen.
2009 Christmas Caption Contest Results:iconcaption-contest: :iconcaption-contest: :iconcaption-contest:2009 Christmas Caption Contest Results by Tachy-on
Thanks to everyone who entered the 2009 Christmas Caption Contest!
We hope you had fun making fun of us!
Congratulations to all the winners who will each receive a 3 month Premium Membership!
Thank you to all the brave souls who offered their pictures for this contest.
"i liiiike bigg butts and i cannot lieee, you other polars can't denyy.." by Dan-Heffer
"Global warming makes me nervous..and when im nervous I..." by eCON500
"He shouldn't have chosen Paper." by theoriginalhappydais
"Every three minutes, a man screwed up frying an egg. This is one of them." by WarthogDemon