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Digital Mixed Media Monthly, Vol. 9
Each article of Digital Mixed Media Monthly will feature some of the best artists and artworks from the Digital Art > Mixed Media Gallery submitted in the past month.
Thank you to those who have helped in choosing the thumbs and artists to be featured!  By having more than one member help with the articles I hope to provide a wide range of styles/techniques giving a broader example of what can be found in the Digital Art > Mixed Media Gallery, and to help with the continuing education of what is and isn't Digital Mixed Media.
Remember these are only works that consist of 2 or more combined digital mediums (3d, photos, painting, etc.) from the Digital Mixed Media Gallery.
:gallery:Educate: Digital Mixed Media:gallery:
Features chosen by IreneLangholm:
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Quiz in #ArtistsForCharity - Win Piles of Prints!
To celebrate the new and rather awesome prints that are on sale in ArtistsForCharity's gallery, we are hosting a bonanza Christmas quiz night!
WHERE: #Artistsforcharity
WHEN: Sunday the 9th December at 8PM GMT
[You can find your local time here]
QUIZ RULES
:bulletblue: A question relating to the prints in the gallery or the galleries of the donators will be asked.
:bulletblue: The first person to post the correct answer will win a prize and will be promoted into the special 'winners' privclass.
:bulletblue: Once you have won a prize, you cannot win again (this is to make it fair for everyone).  
Example Question using fourteenthstar's gallery:
'Which piece is a photomanipulation of Tachy-on's partner?'
Answer:
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Destiny's Dance by ryoung Destiny's Dance :iconryoung:ryoung 788 80
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100% Q.C. Approved! 01/12/07
This article features hand selected quality art prints that just passed through the print approval queue!
See what amazing works our fellow print artists have submitted in the past few days!

Portrait Format
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God of Fire - Fox Fire by Ashwings God of Fire - Fox Fire :iconashwings:Ashwings 21,564 1,799
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100% Q.C. Approved! 17/11/07
This article features hand selected quality art prints that just passed through the print approval queue!
See what amazing works our fellow print artists have submitted in the past few days!

Portrait Format
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Journal
Best of Digital - October 2007
The Best of Digital is a monthly article showcasing some of the best digital works from all the digital galleries.
Previous editions of The Best of Digital were released by nighty :heart:  I'm grateful to her for allowing me to continue this series on :hug:
Digital Art > Drawings


Digital Art > Vexel

:thumb66938987:Elves Forest by XelenneI HEART CHUCK NORRIS by shebidradio vanilla by avstraktSlash by El-CadejosBonbon by AstridTpurple by AstridT:thumb68560429:Infinity1986 by llBehind The Glass by Gordorca
Digital Art > Mixed Media
Disapproval of my nature by Qa9ed2000:thumb68075712:pure by anaRasharevel by JenaDellaGrottaglia:thumb66305801:Wings by graver13Stellar.dream by MatkrakenThe Pumpkin Garden by CherishedMemoriesDaphne by lilnymphTime Machine by Amirea
Digital Art > Miscellaneous
:thumb69444167::thumb66392599:Yaga's Night by dhollFlying Theatre by w1zzyBlue Wing by Drakenborgpixies by Lepas:thumb66378303::thu
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Community Projects Giving Thanks

Hi Friends!
I posted the following in a recent journal and the response I got was amazing:

"You know--We hear rants and raves and bitches and moans but I LOVE :devart: ...I really don't understand all the whining. No one has to stay part of this community. It is a huge Internet world out there...."

I went on to list some of the reasons I love dA and why I am grateful, you can find them here:  http://shell4art.deviantart.com/journal/15190965/ "dA Rocks My World."
I got more responses than any other of my journal posts and 100% were positive about dA!! Can you believe it?
I have been saving some of the responses because I knew this project would be underway. Here is what some deviants said:
allym007 said "dA is a wonderful community... I have made great friends here and even my mum and my daughter have joined... some of my personal friends too ! We are having the best time there..."
yorkey-sa said "Yeah i totally agree, i also
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ONE Presents: The Touch Contest
The Touch Contest
Touch
n. that sense by which anything material is perceived by means of physical contact.
For this deviously ONEderful contest, I've decided to choose only one of the five senses to motivate your creative genius. Not sight, hearing, taste, or smell, but touch. It is the basis of society, the tool of technology, and the reason we went out with that girl last Friday. The sense of touch influences our daily lives in a way no other sense can. Deviants must create an image that somehow depicts the sense of touch.
All works of art should be completely original (Started and finished after discovering this contest.)All entries must be created using a visual medium. Fine Art mediums will generally be accepted; Photographs, Paintings/Drawings, Digital Paintings/Drawings, and Sculptures are all great. Please stay away from emoticons and other similar art forms.Mature content within entr
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Journal
Remembrance Day 2007 - We Will Remember Them
The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month marks the signing of the Armistice, on 11th November 1918, to signal the end of World War One.
At 11 am on 11 November 1918 the guns of the Western Front fell silent after more than four years continuous warfare.
What is Remembrance Day?
Remembrance Day is on 11 November. It is a special day set aside to       remember all those men and women who were killed during the two World Wars and other conflicts. At one time the day was known as Armistice Day and was renamed Remembrance Day after the Second World War. Remembrance Sunday is held on the second Sunday in November, which is usually the Sunday nearest to 11 November. Special services are held at war memorials and churches all over Britain. A national ceremony takes place at the cenotaph in Whitehall, London.
Remembrance Day is also known as Poppy Day, because it is traditional to wear an artificial poppy. They are sold by th
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Artist Relations Newsletter - November 5, 2007
:pointr: Director of Artist Relations
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Hello!
The purpose of Artist Relations is to strengthen the community spirit as well as network with fellow artists so that we may bring outside opportunities to you, and help you to hone your skills. The Gallery Directors are the first people you should go to regarding your galleries. They are the people you need to make gallery suggestions to, and ask questions about your specific genre, or seek knowledge from. They also act as your lifeline to the administration. They are here to support and listen, and I can tell you we've got incredibly talented, devoted and passionate people on this team, so get to know them!
News
:bulletgreen: Firstly.. before we begin.  No.. you cannot be removed from a mailing list, this is not spam, and no amount of cursing or calling me names will make it possible for me to stop you from receiving this newsletter.  This is a community newsletter, written by com
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Ghosthunt 2007 SOLVED!
The hunt has finally been solved! click to see the full break down of the hunt :D
[http://zilla774.deviantart.com/journal/15311400/]
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100% Q.C. Approved! 31/10/07 [MC]
This article features hand selected quality art prints that just passed through the print approval queue!
See what amazing works our fellow print artists have submitted in the past few days!

Portrait Format
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Artists For Charity: The Logo Contest Winners
Artists For Charity: The Logo Contest Winners
A little late, but better late than never! After an extended debate (The entries were all so good, we had a hard time deciding!) we settled on three winners. So without further ado...
The Winners
Third Place:
With so many awesome entries, it was difficult to chose just one. However the #3 plate became one of our favourites, mainly for it's clever use of the initials of Artists For Charity in making the suggestion of a globe.
Prize is fridge magnets from the ArtistsForCharity store
Second Place:
Absolutely charming. Clean, simple, and well executed. Some of us found the suggestion of a potbelly to be unique and endearing.
Prize is a mousepad, also from the ArtistsForCharity store
First Place:
Stunning. The concept is well thought out, and clearly conveys the idea of making the world a better place.
leahzero will be given a spectacular shirt from :devdevian
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Fan Art and Celebrities Explained!
This article is meant to explain the relationship between Fan Art, celebrities, and the characters they portray.
First and foremost:
Portraits, pictures, photographs, drawings, paintings, etc. of a celebrity themselves (not in character) are not Fan Art.
Any artwork you create, or photograph you take which is of a celebrity themselves, be it portrait, full body, or somewhere in between should always be uploaded into the proper corresponding gallery (digital, traditional, photography etc.) in the people/portraits category.

All of the above examples are not Fan Art, and reside in their respective galleries.
Furthermore artworks depicting rock stars, sport stars, etc. are also not considered to be Fan Art and should be uploaded into their rightful galleries under the people or portraits category.
So what about artworks or photographs that portray the celebrity as a character he/she has acted as or performed
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My options next weekend (& because I need to make a poll) 

50%
4 deviants said Crash a kids birthday party dressed as a Disney sidekick
25%
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13%
1 deviant said Spend more time on deviantArt
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A Ray of Sunshine

Journal Entry: Fri Feb 3, 2017, 7:47 AM
A Ray of Sunshine


There's a tiny Kaz coming to town later this year - Yay! :)


That is all. >.>

:heart: Thank you for your continual support.
  • Listening to: Sweet Child of Mine

Deviousness Award

Deviousness Award
`karyaazure has a vibrant personality which is evident in her presence on dAmn as well as her positive attitude in her many journals. Her community spirit is well demonstrated in the many contests and events that she has developed, which encourage new deviants to participate and feel welcome in the community. `karyaazure has also been a key player in the success of #help, dedicating her free time to helping others and spreading her bright personality to all areas of the community. So without further ado it is our pleasure to present her with the February award for deviousness!
-awarded February 2006

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Erica
About deviantART...
You’ll find me all over the site. Usually while chatting I can be found on Skype with friends from the interwebs. I take kindly to any suggestions so pass them along if you have any.


About me...

I’m interested in history, religion, politics, sports, media, music, theater, dance, philosophy, art, and basically the human experience, which is why I think I find our community to truly be home.

Current Residence: copy and paste this link for more info than you probably ever wanted to know about me heh
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A Ray of Sunshine

Journal Entry: Fri Feb 3, 2017, 7:47 AM
A Ray of Sunshine


There's a tiny Kaz coming to town later this year - Yay! :)


That is all. >.>

:heart: Thank you for your continual support.
  • Listening to: Sweet Child of Mine

DRSE

Journal Entry: Tue Oct 18, 2016, 5:25 PM
One of the lights in my heart has gone out.  

<3

:heart: Thank you for your continual support.
  • Listening to: The Sound of Silence

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Jasperinity Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2016
Happy birthday! :D
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birthdays Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2016
:woohoo: :party: :iconcakelickplz: !!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!! :iconcakelickplz: :party: :woohoo:

It's July 16th which means it's that time of the year again and your special day is here! We hope you have an awesome day with lots of birthday fun, gifts, happiness and most definitely, lots of cake! Here's to another year!

Many well wishes and love from your friendly birthdays team :love:

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This birthday greeting was brought to you by: Zinhanu :squee:
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inObrAS Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2016
Happy birthday to You, Erica! :rose::wave::heart::cake:
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Lintu47 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Happy early Birthday! :happy birthday: by iDJPanda
:iconflyingheartsplz: birthday cake by Chibivillecute :iconflyingheartsplz:
Have a wonderful day! :happybounce:
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DaPineapple Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2016
Thinking of you this evening. Hope everything's going okay. :heart:
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karyaazure Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2016
aw I'm Ok my pineappler how have you been? It's a funny thing, I was thinking of you the other day too :hug:
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DaPineapple Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2016
I've been ridiculously busy. Working as a GIS intern for the city I live in, and this is exactly what I'm fighting for. It's what I want to do, and this internship has reinforced that. Nice to have that.
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karyaazure Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2016
Oh Pineappler that's fantastic to hear! I knew you would find what makes you happy and I know how good it feels to have purpose. I'm so proud of you :hug:
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lemontea Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2015
Aloha!
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Yo LT!
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PurpelBlur Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Happy Birthday! :ahoy:
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Jasperinity Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2015
Happy birthday! :D (Big Grin)
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admx Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2015
birthdaaaay :la::cake:
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Happy Birthday to you
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