|Newest deviations! Self explanatory...|
WHY to get noticed on dAThere are tons of articles out there that describe what you should do to get noticed on dA. The advice contained pretty much comes down to "if you are active, people will notice you":WHY to get noticed on dA by `kuschelirmel
fave other people's art - they might fave yours back
comment on other people's art - they might return the favour
use your comments to actually talk to the other artist; don't just say "wow", but tell them why you liked their art; give critiques
use the chats & forums
use your own journal to its full advantage (tell people about yourself / art features / ...)
take care to make your userpage nice-looking and informative
give out llama badges
find some groups to submit your art to
and don't forget to actually post something to your gallery regularly
While all of this is certainly true (seeing as when you don't put your name - with the attached link to your page - out there, no one will have a chance to find you to begin with), the question that remains for me is:
Why do you
Artists Toolbox: Photography DIY Tools Home Made TripodArtists Toolbox: Photography DIY Tools by ^Kaz-D
I've shared this nifty little trick before - a home made tripod. It sounds impossible, but actually it's really practical and much easier than lugging the real thing around with you if it's not needed! Check out this articlefor more information on how to create it!
Source: DIY Cameras
Home Made Reflector
Reflectors can be pretty expensive from time to time. I've been lucky to pick up a couple cheaply on Ebay and they serve the purpose but if you really want to save, then why not try making your own? This article shows you how with just three materials and the video below also provides further guidance - check it out
ATB - An alternative to watermarks: MetadataWe have all seen watermarks on images, here on dA and around the internet. And even though they have become a necessary step in the aid of preventing art theft/misuse of art, they are not always ideal. It's really hard to signature or watermark an icon that is 50x50 pixels and still show it off, for example. And even in larger pieces of art, sometimes they just look ugly or, like the watermark option offered by dA, take up too much of the image.ATB - An alternative to watermarks: Metadata by ^Lyricanna
So what is the alternative?
|Commissions open, to be exact in a limited basis. I'm adjusting my rates. To compensate i will offer more choices. |
I am writing this in a new section because ppl might get confused with point commissions when i placed it under "Donate" widget.
I offer BW lineart, cel shaded, usual style.
Prices in USD.
First column cel shade, second BW.
Headshot, shoulder up: 15, 9
Chibi full body(come on no one wants a chibi from me??): 17, 10
Half body to thigh: 25, 15
Full body: ---
I prefer doing pin ups or something simple. Females or male that look female. Also please note that i cannot paint big size pictures due to my computer limit.
To contact me directly my mail is: email@example.com
U can send me notes too, though email is much preferred and easier for me to keep track of.
Due to previous experience I will not accept any work without advance portion payment.
Please feel free to discuss anything with me if it's unclear.