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Manga/Anime Monthly Features Vol. 30Welcome to the thirtieth edition of Manga/Anime monthly features. Each month I will browse through the Manga/Anime gallery and find some of the most eye catching and wonderful pieces that have been submitted each month! This month's features are from deviations submitted in January 2012.
color practice by 89pixels Dragon Girls by MeganeRid :thumb278458333: Symphoria: Adagio mission by tooaya one last slash: red moon by Kruzack
melancholy by Pirate-Cashoo Maid Team Lineart 1 by EUDETENIS Lotus by la-sera Yue and Sarin by Kibbitzer mercury by rachityrach
Day and Night by SeenaRomy The Rose Parade by Giname Kairin - commission by Feohria :thumb280946814: Sunset by AkubakaArts
Astray - happy Chinese new year 2012 by pandabaka Next Stop: LOVE by nao--ren 074 - Skyland World group shot by GrainGnome :thumb281040546: Meal fit for a Goddess-Commission by KipTeiTei
RKRN: 102 by akinohara Nebula by indui Strawberry by SeenaRomy Magica by Eranthe :thumb279578430:
Parallel Worlds by SaraSama90 SoC Storyquest 01 Collab by Dea-89 Lost Love by Rumi-Kuu Vinelle Andaro by MaKuZoKu Clocks by Yennineii
Panda by yunare :thumb27791332
Manga/Anime Spotlight: SoenManga/Anime Spotlight: Soen
Manga/Anime Spotlight is a weekly feature that highlights the different artists across the deviantART's Manga/Anime community, and is a portal to get to know a bit more about them and their works.
This week's feature is Soen
1.) To start off, what is your favorite medium and tools to use?
I don't think I really have a favorite tool to use. I like to work traditionally as well as digitally. But if I had to name one, I'd say: ink. Just black ink.
2.) When you draw, do you plan everything out first, or do you just see where the drawing takes you?
Most of the time I roughly plan the illustrations in my head before drawing them because they have a certain purpose or are even commissions. But from time to time – or in livestreams when I'm not working on something specific – I like to just start doodling something and see where it takes me.
3.) On average
Manga/Anime Monthly Features Vol. 39Welcome to the thirty-ninth edition of Manga/Anime monthly features. Each month I will browse through the Manga/Anime gallery and find some of the most eye catching and wonderful pieces that have been submitted each month! This month's features are from deviations submitted in October 2012.
mage : caelestis aria by lackless Chocotan by Nachooz Kings by shrimpHEBY hh: memory by pancake-waddle Dear forest by Yokoshiro
Can't I Even Dream by Hubedihubbe Comm: Destroyed by futarinokizuna :C: Sabrina by Yennineii Choose the One That Will Kill You by EUDETENIS S.I. by aiki-ame
:thumb332876695: Dead Water by Kutty-Sark I really am - by Flipfloppery 121010 mcs by bara-chan Commission : Lunar and Nox by mrsloth
:thumb330413743: BJBB: Simulated Utopia by MyOneHen Happy Halloween by llano Halloween - My treat by KPJ11 FIISH by OldaccountYAMISHIN
:: Oriental Guardians :: by Sangrde commission - SteampunkTrio by namirenn Sewi by nao--ren Art Trade with Tocatchad by Yuuza Gate Of Hostilities by loxsiana
Peaceful Morning by PenguinFrontier Silver Wheel by laichro :thumb330697229: Mirai Skysurfer by mysticswordsman21 angel by tandolcedeco
Lost Bird by wickedz :thumb33331
Manga/Anime Monthly Features Vol. 29Welcome to the twenty-ninth edition of Manga/Anime monthly features. Each month I will browse through the Manga/Anime gallery and find some of the most eye catching and wonderful pieces that have been submitted each month! This month's features are from deviations submitted in December 2011.
Merry Christmas 2011 by arseniquez SS: Nekokirara by SaiyaGina ss - blizz by yoonsik SS : agent pear by laverinne Rose by MasakoHime
GAIA Artbook Full Picture by KodamaCreative :thumb272509836: Commision for Amadalia by Kenneos Santa's Little Secret- antique-teacup by Curryuku :thumb272709224:
:thumb275635519: Haruka, the fox of Spring by maxwindy + r o s e + by miya-cchi Harap Alb by Yuuza SS 2011 by Narurinya
Sacrifice prologue by indui Japan commission for Neko80 by Yuuza SS Welcome to Steampunk Town by Kutty-Sark Commission for Elwood-Edward-Howes by aiki-ame Calm and Deadly by ShiroiNeko-sama
:DaiOuji:Happy:Anniversary: by KaiSuki Bottom of the Valley by Anzabelle Bubble City by nao--ren Demon Hunter by Yuuza SS - Faluliai by Dea-89
A Spirit of Hope by setsuna22 The Ribbon To Your Present by Ayasal Secret Santa for Miss-Chimera by Yuuza Rising .Collab. by naachi Milizia -sketches- by yukihomu
SS: Zaphk by Rumi-Kuu :thumb2736
Manga/Anime Monthly Features Vol. 25Welcome to the twenty-fifth edition of Manga/Anime monthly features. Each month I will browse through the Manga/Anime gallery and find some of the most eye catching and wonderful pieces that have been submitted each month! This month's features are from deviations submitted in August 2011.
Dancer by tonee89 :thumb254765107: dream by wantou .::Waiting::. by larenn WI: The Killer by futarinokizuna
Kokeshi by ShugarSkull peacook chasm by thuyngan teammate by depinz Excusitis by Ryuuka-Nagare Green Magician by Shumijin
Japan commission for MissMiako by Yuuza :thumb252854040: :thumb254070171: Aurelie by fog-mire Collab: Winter Awaits by Rumi-Kuu
The Dove and The Crow :lineart by Giname The Hunter by carlosgarijo -- SS: Sakura Matsuri -- by Kurama-chan Call of the Koi by Ysa Aquila Juno by Ryuuka-Nagare
Ignite by niaro NO.0 by cloverworkshop a fairy basked in light by shihoran Mr. Magician by Shumijin :thumb252943611:
Secret Garden by Yuuza green dress by thuyngan Poppy dance by Toosan Commission: Reflection by irisieren ACEO - Penguin Shot by nao--ren
Make sure to check out all of
Project Educate: Interview with Namie-kunAs part of Project Educate, some questions were put together for some of the wonderful Manga/Anime artists in our community. And so, today I bring you the first of the interviews!
Today we feature Namie-kun
1. To start off, what is your favorite medium and tools to use?
My favorite would definetely be my laptop and tablet! Less mess, no scanners to fiddle with, easier to bring snacks and I can watch anime and read manga on the side ahah~; Still, the feel of pencil on paper is nothing technology can beat!
2. When you draw, do you plan everything out first, or do you just see where the drawing takes you?
I find that drawing without plans and leaping before looking is more fun. When I plan sometimes pictures don't come out the way I expected it to be; However sometimes it comes out even better! It's really on the whim whether I plan or not~
3. On average, how long do you spend on a drawing?
A Picture I upload onto DA would
#UnseenArtists Self Pimp-Out Vol. 34 Welcome to the thirty-fourth volume of the UnseenArtists Self Pimp-Out news article series! This is a weekly series that showcases works from members of the group. The goal help artists gain exposure, even if it is just a little bit. Be sure to check out each of these artists and support them!
Opening cover to black book by GlyphBellchime Courtship by PMucks
Pokemon - Dawn and Umbreon by Chr0n0-X I See You by Obscure-Beauty :thumb268264214:
Blair's house by Shervan001 caramel by Mizu-chan-x3 Makoto Nanaya -requested- by KishexHitsugaya777
For Seraphim by delespi :thumb280398971: Fox And The Rabbit by HammersonHoek
That is all for this week! Be sure to stick around for Vol. 34 which should be out next week. If you would like to be a part of this news article series, check out UnseenArtists and wait for the blog announcing the next article.
Previous ten volumes:
Manga/Anime Digital Gallery FeatureWelcome to Digital Manga/Anime! This is an article that will be highlighting each section of the digital art subcategory within Manga/Anime with a little about each category and then some wonderful features for you to enjoy!
Firstly, what is “digital art”? It is artwork created via the use of digital media such as on a computer with a tablet or mouse. There are 6 digital art subcategories within the Manga/Anime gallery:
Digital M/A: DrawingsDigital M/A: PaintingsDigital M/A: OekakiDigital M/A: Manga Digital M/A: Vector Digital M/A: 3D
Manga/Anime > Digital Media > Drawings
So, what is the ‘Drawings’ category all about? Digital drawings are, basically, drawings that have been done with digital media (i.e., on a computer). The variety within the category is huge, simply because there are so many ways to draw and/or colour digitally and it is the most popular of the
Manga/Anime Tutorial Hub: Drawing AnimeSo what's this all about? A while back I decided that it would be best to create a place where tutorials that are vital to Manga/Anime artists to have a home, an easy place to reach if they felt that they ever needed it. One by one articles featuring tutorials based off of specific trades and mediums will be posted, and in the end a master article that'll unite them all together. The hope is to have as much as possible in one easy to reach place. This time around its Drawing Anime's turn.
An Anime Eyes Tutorial by joulee Tutorial - drawing anime heads by Serio555 Beginners Body Shape Tutorial by ZachsAnomaly -Eye Tutorial- by ChiyoNemuri The Perspective Tutorial by sashas
Ivy's Tutorial For Drawing Men by IvyFallsDown Hand Tutorial 2 by manic-goose Drawing Tutorial For Body by Henritsu Tutorial: Blending Charas into BGs by Dea-89 Anime Anatomy Tutorial - Pt 1 by Fullmetal-Illusion
Hand Tutorial 4 by manic-goose Chibi Drawing Tutorial by FanOfAkatsuki Hand Tutorial 5 by manic-goose Hand Tutorial 1 by moonraven373 Upper Body Tutorial by skipperofotters05
:thumb91394253: Line Art Tutorial by JohnYume :thumb68116749: Hair shading tutorial by Selene-Blackthorn Tenty's Line Art Tutorial by Lolisoup
PE Interview with DD Recipient AwsumzWhile planing for Daily Deviations PE week many in the community asked for interviews from deviants who had received DDs with varying experiences before. AwsumZ has received a handful of DDs between his current account as well as his previous account, as such we felt he has went through a range of experiences with DDs as a recipient.
What was it like when you received your first DD?
Exciting, but also a slight shame because I was a CV (or GD, then) at the time and I saw that it was coming so it wasn't as much as a surprise as I'd have liked it to be lol. It was fun though, a happy magical feeling
Have all of your experiences when receiving a DD been the same?
Hmm, not really. Some have been good and some have been fairly negative
What do DDs mean to you?
They're pretty awesome. Being featured is great, it really helps get some exposure and feedback, etc. but it
Artisan Craft Themes VIIIn this edition of Awesome Artisan Crafts we will be looking at a select theme from the Artisan Crafts Gallery.
This issues theme is...
Flowers are a great sign that the horrid cold of Winter is on its way out and Spring is just around the corner, so lets see what the Crafty Deviant's have come up with.
cico by cahilkediFlower Bouquet Birthday Cake by CkiecrumbCrochet flower earrings by StaciasCraftsRed and White Flower Jewelry Set by ryokooniajisai bridal hair set. hydrangea tsumami kanzashi by hanatsukuri
Tricky-Trickster Triffid by PlushPrincessVictorian Maroon and Cream Rose Filigree Ring by Sahaleanflower brooch by Jessicapilot901A flower inspired by Aubrey Beardsley by FairytaletellerSarahRealistic colors by EruwaedhielElleth
Wreath of Hearts and Flowers by LuciaSeriin:thumb287446795:Flower charms by GemDeDude:thumb287017683::thumb287032874:
She loves me...she loves me not by MandarinMoonelegant flowers - earrings by neko-craftsQuilling Card - Flower Detail 1 by neon-crocodileEaster Lily Origami Earrings by CreationsByJessiePurple forget me not garden charm bracelet by WarriorWhite
Celebrating Deviousness - May 2012 Deviousness Award
Congratulations to `TimberClipse
Black and Blue
Macro Rainbow Flower
What is this Awesome Achievement?
The Deviousness Award is an accolade which is traditionally handed out on the 1st of every month to one truly outstanding deviant.
We are delighted to announce `TimberClipse as the Deviousness recipient for May 2012.
Zev's dedication to our community is without question. From developing helpful tutorials, to being a community leader in groups such as #Fella and #deviant365, you can always find him connecting with all areas of our community in order to spread hi
Celebrating Deviousness - April 2012 Deviousness Award
Congratulations to ^shuttermonkey
All for the love of you
Pretty in White II
The Colors of Potter's Cay
What is this Awesome Achievement?
The Deviousness Award is an accolade which is traditionally handed out on the 1st of every month to one truly outstanding deviant.
It's no April Fools prank, today we are delighted to announce
^shuttermonkey as the Deviousness Award recipient for April 2012.
Funny Face ID.
Landing Lake 2
Playful Reminder II
Who is ^shuttermonkey?
Cory's dedication to the community is astounding. Not only is he what we would call
Seniority Announcement - June 2012
This article marks the latest announcements detailing the latest additions to the dizzy height of Senior members in our community. With just over 900 deviants holding the highly saught after ` -- it's clearly a moment that deserves recognition.
So what does it take to become a Senior? That's a question many have asked and have never really been able to get a straight answer on. Some have gained Seniority as a thank you for their time spent as a Volunteer, or to recognise their contribution to a particular project or collaborative action. Some have gained Seniority because of their community spirit, providing help and assistance to many other deviants and taking time out to promote the work of others in the community.
Some people have received Seniority because of their artistic endevours, having a positive influence on their peers by sharing resources, providing constructive criticism and by being a voice t
ProjectPorkchop Vol139ProjectPorkchop is all about bringing more exposure to the many talented yet under appreciated artists going unseen on deviantART daily. The artists chosen truly deserve more attention based on low counts of favorites, comments, and watchers, added to their incredible artistic talent.
giant oats against a blue sky by CaptainCorelli Planet Ez' by CaptainCorelli
Suggested by mdlillustration
Marmot VII by HenrySchreiber Marmot in Armour by HenrySchreiber Marmots and the Dragon by HenrySchreiber Marma Lisa by HenrySchreiber
ProjectPorkchop Vol 209ProjectPorkchop is all about bringing more exposure to the many talented yet under appreciated artists going unseen on deviantART daily. The artists chosen truly deserve more attention based on low counts of favorites, comments, and watchers, added to their incredible artistic talent.
Suggested by memyone
Little Hammer-1 by Morkt caza recompensas X (2) by Morkt
Portrait in blue by krtnik Cross-section of uterus by krtnik
Time eats souls roar by krtnik Inflammatory night by krtnik
ProjectPorkchop Vol164ProjectPorkchop is all about bringing more exposure to the many talented yet under appreciated artists going unseen on deviantART daily. The artists chosen truly deserve more attention based on low counts of favorites, comments, and watchers, added to their incredible artistic talent.
Suggested by jane-beata
Tape by Saint-Licorice Biosphere For Imagination by Saint-Licorice
It Sang (Tunguska) by BrockChop Tunguska II by BrockChop The Frontispeice to The Sacred Trust by BrockChop The Warren by BrockChop
Manga/Anime Monthly Features Vol. 31Welcome to the thirty-first edition of Manga/Anime monthly features. Each month I will browse through the Manga/Anime gallery and find some of the most eye catching and wonderful pieces that have been submitted each month! This month's features are from deviations submitted in February 2012.
:thumb282974873: Commission: Eoalande by ATOMixArt GO002 by Murasaki-Hoshi Knite ch4 pg 71 by Knites Distant Light | Part 1 by Ryoko-san18
Nephilim cover by Bory-Einfrost BJBB: Storming the Police by MyOneHen Cosmic Supermarket by XkY - happy vday : for 89pixels - by Blizz-Mii Commission: RideLikeAGirl by RegInsenser
Skytrain to Joyous Mind Station by Raindropmemory kniting by depinz :thumb287826800: On Stage by Yuuza Knite: Year of the Dragon! by Team4D
Old Library by isakysaku Commission Fresh-Muffin by Krizpi Breaking the Seal by Yuuza Dream by shrimpHEBY Flowers by futarinokizuna
:thumb284612526: stay hungry stay foolish by circus-usagi Peacock by ABRZA Imp by d-oppelganger Who am i by Maruuki
DREAM by Agarwen ..:: I Only See You ::.. by TitPrince AT: Loulu by Furihime a study by ayayxxxx Lace Apocalypse by BloodlineV
Our Beloved Craft by SiSero :thumb2840
How It Began"God, your two o'clock is here."
"I have a two o'clock?"
"He's been here since 7:45. I figured it's only polite to... sir."
God sighed. "Fine, send him in."
While He waited God cleared His desk of papers and blueprints; no need for outsiders to see His plans. Soon enough the door to His office opened and God stood, smiled, held out a hand towards one of the two visitor's chairs.
"God! Great stuff you're doing in sector 2-7-0! Great stuff!"
The man's hands were clammy, his handshake limp. Rumpled suit, porkpie hat, briefcase... oh Jes-- oh dear, a salesman. God's smile slipped a little but He soldiered on gamely. With luck He could shoo the poor guy away in a few minutes.
"So, what can I do for you?"
The man sat, briefcase across his knees. "Sector 2-7-0! Everyone's talking about it! What do you call it? Man and merman?"
"Man and woman, actually. And thanks. But we're pretty busy around here, and..."
"Oh! Right! No time for the wicked, eh?" The salesman winked and popped his briefcase,
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