How to be a devious deviant:UpdatesEdit: Fixed embedding of phoenixleo's deviation, kind of. I also added llamas by popular demand + added more information about various things.How to be a devious deviant:Updates by Astrikos
Your feedback will be added in the next article! (see end of article) Community version for the win!
Some people only seem to care about numbers. Watchers/llamas/views/ the like. Those are important and lovely, but not just by them self.
Here are a few simple ways to get more involved with the community.
Go join a group! Explore Groups So many to chose from!
Consider volunteering for that group, helping moderate it, welcoming new people. If you are looking for a particular group, I have written a small guide
Groups: Tutorial + Resources
Groups: DeviantART Relate
Project Comment Monthly ~ Commenter NewsletterProjectComment is a Group that provides Guaranteed & Constructive comments for the deviantART community.Project Comment Monthly ~ Commenter Newsletter by 3wyl
In order to support those efforts, we encourage dedicated users to give comments too. For those who are critics, artists, or just helpful in the community, we now offer something in return for all that you do - be it helping the participants of ProjectComment, or the group itself!
This article focuses on awesome deviants, who have given fantastic comments, through excerpts of those comments, artwork by the deviants themselves, and much more! Your support in the article would be much appreciated.
Spotlight Commenter : hefeigal!
Each month, ProjectComment will select one member from within the group to be our Spotlight, based on the comments we have seen in our
PE: Groups Directory Update Group LovePE: Groups Directory Update by Astrikos
deviantART is an artist dream come true and caters to artist from all artistic mediums. I know of no other
online community that is in constant contact with their members and
allows members to run their own groups with specific rules and
guidelines that you have decided for your group.
If you are not interested in becoming a founder or administrator of a group, deviantART has hundreds if not thousands
of groups for you to search and find one or more that is to your
comfort level and liking. Groups are a fantastic way to find other
artist to discuss techniques, share idea's, collaborate and make new
Question for the Reader; How often do you
search for a new group to join or to find a group that is centered
around your interest Discuss in the comments area of this journal
Below is a sample collection of groups you will find within devian
Resources For Artists: Colour Scheme ToolsColour Scheme ToolsResources For Artists: Colour Scheme Tools by phoenixleo
So I have been thinking of doing a few articles apart from feature articles to link some useful resources for artists and this is the first one of these. While this is a mini one, it's helped me a lot on several occassions.
Sometimes it gets confusing to decide which colours to choose. "'Should I go with a turquoise and a gold for the face? What about the room? I was going for a chic cool modern palette which is minimalistic!" Surely, a lot of us have gone through those decisive moments. Below are some colour scheme tools that would help you with your colour scheme choices. Click the titles or the links in asterisk to go to the following sites.
A big resource community for colour palettes*, user named
So you want to be a CV...Sometimes I like to wander through the communityrelations group, and I always come across comments from people so willing to become volunteers, I constantly come across people who say "Applied for ___ gallery!", "I can't wait to be 18 to apply!", "I so want to be on the team!", there are some who list the complete CR roster in their personal profiles, who openly say in their tagline, signatures or devIDs "Hoping to be a CV one day", etc. This is specially evident in the The Community Relations Team journal, where the opening positions are listed.So you want to be a CV... by Thiefoworld
To those people: take this journal just as a personal opinion and a friendly advice from a fellow community member, someone who loves the community and is willing to contribute and give back the way one can. This comes from my personal experience, shouldn't be taken as the whole Community Relations nor deviantArt's official stance.
pizza | fluf || aspiring illustrator & writer
Hey. I'm Alex, but I'm better known as Pizza or Fluf. I'm passionate about visual art and fiction. That aside, I love to roleplay and play video games.
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The Supernatural Steampunk Pokéanthro Group PKMN-Steam is open for member recommendations!
Join our wonderful community. Hop on the brass ship and sail to the Isle of Steam!
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Testimonial from yours truly.
"This group is now open and you guys should totally join cause it's awesome and the people in the group is great.
It's a pokemon anthro steampunk type of group, the characters are just jerks and insane wonderful and great characters to RP.
I really suggest you try these group out, you won't be disappointed /w\ plus I would be SUPER HAPPY if some of you guys joined" - Hizakuru
"What you can do in Steam: RP, draw steampunk goodness, the memes, and attend events."
"But the events + the plotline of this group (if it even has one, idek) are pretty great."
"Another pro is that everyone there is hella rad B) Gotta love them man XOXO. (also i would ramble more but na.....I'm think you can check the group out for yourselves)" - RosieSakura
"This group is amazing tbh. The setting is great, the characters are incredibly diverse and very fun and interesting to interact with, the events are just amazing and the members are some of the nicest people on the internet like omg they're perf~" - Chai-Leaf
"Joining this group has given me a chance to meet some really amazing, and talented people, who have inspired me and my works, both in literature, and in drawing. It gives me alot of incentive to become better as an artist; they have shown me their own depiction of the world we live in together, with startling beauty and detail; and it also made me feel like I was part of something, even a little. Because on the island of Steam, I feel at home I want you guys to experience it too c: With all of us!" - Drydell-da-Vinci
Seriously, go check it out. Great place, great people, great characters!
It's a wonderful place and with a lot of fun and the Steampunk-theme is just amazing! - fluwe