|First after an inspiration dry spell... |
... and as per usual I'm almost satisfied.
Maybe it's an artist's bane.
By all means enjoy.
Ink, lines and dots.
Self-Awareness News FeatureResolve to be thyself, and know that he who finds himself, loses his misery.Self-Awareness News Feature by Catherine-Elenore
- Matthew Arnold
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
- William Shakespeare
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures. - Henry Ward Beecher
A third News Feature from yours truly, this time, on a more intimate and elusive topic than even the last feature! In this last installment, I was most interested in uncovering who it is that shares their gifts with the dA world.
Oftentimes, artists we know and love, or even ones we just visit periodically in search of new submissions, become... just that. They become accounts, machines that just push out fantastic sunsets or awesome fractals. Though their works are highly valued staples of our emotive world, these faceless accounts rarely evoke the emotions that first compelled the artist him/herself to share their talents with the o
Art History Contest: Art NouveauFollowing the article released, Art History Spotlight: Art Nouveau, the Traditional Gallery presents to you:Art History Contest: Art Nouveau by oilsoaked
The Art History Contest!
Each quarter, as we address different movements, chosen by you in a poll, there will be an educational article followed by a contest on the movement itself.
This quarter, your mission is to create an original Traditional work based on the Art Nouveau style as listed in the Art History Spotlight: Art Nouveau article
First Prize: 25 deviant dollars and a 3 month subscription
Second Prize: 10 deviant dollars and a 3 month subscription
Third Prize: 3 month subscription
Only traditional media and artisan crafts will be accepted. All traditional media and artisan craft is accepted.
The piece must reflect at le