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Fella's ArtFest: June 2015 Winners!

Tue Jun 30, 2015, 4:19 PM

Welcome to Fella's ArtFest!

Fella's ArtFest is a monthly contest in which the DeviantArt community can display its love and appreciation for art and all its forms.
Each month's ArtFest has a particular theme! To participate, create an original piece of art (all media are accepted) and submit it to DeviantArt as a deviation! From there, simply submit your deviation to fella's very own gallery into this month's ArtFest gallery folder.

:fella: Entries

The theme for June's ArtFest was animals.
The entries are below! :la:
Twain [AF: June15] by AlexanderPaupoff Luchs by unikatdesign Eminent Dog: Howl to the Ancestors by Gmonet While Asher Baby Softly Sleeps by MagicalJoey Puppy Wants the Tummy Rubbles by MagicalJoey BearsBears
[Based on a dream]
It was an open area, no cages of any sort to be seen, which was a bit strange as we were supposedly at a Zoo. Much further down the path was a tiny fence, about the height of your average ankle boot. Beyond the fence, one could barely make out a large expanse of ground: no grass, just ground. Of course there were your usual trees dotted about the place; the traditional 'randomly planted to not look random' and 'never cluster more than one together' trees. Most of them were tall and wide, easy for humans to climb – which also struck me as odd, but I dismissed the thought and carried on.
I let the others go ahead; it was a school outing after all so it would have been checked out before to ensure it complied with the safety regulations. All we had to do was answer questions on a sheet of paper as we walked around; not much bother.
Meandering slowly along the path, I absorbed the wonders of the nature around me. It was a warm da

:fella: Winners

Twain [AF: June15] by AlexanderPaupoff Luchs by unikatdesign Eminent Dog: Howl to the Ancestors by Gmonet
:star: First Place goes to unikatdesign who will receive a 6-Month Premium Membership to DeviantArt!
:star: Second Place goes to AlexanderPaupoff who will receive a 3-Month Premium Membership to DeviantArt!
:star: Third Place goes to Gmonet who will receive a 1-Month Premium Membership to DeviantArt!
* Prizes are courtesy of DeviantArt.

:fella: See you all for next month's ArtFest! :wave:

Hello! :wave: rvmp Welcome to the sixth edition of 'Teach Me, Senpai!' here at fella. If you're unfamiliar with what this is, it's essentially a monthly feature of tutorials, made by deviants, explaining individual tasks, which then come together into one whole project. This month, we'll be painting with watercolours! La la la la

Basics + Materials

Watercolour 1: Material by Gold-SevenWatercolour Basics - Materials by the-artists-cubbyWatercolour 2: Painting Basics by Gold-SevenWatercolor tutorial: Part One-Materials and Prep by ArienSmith


+Watercolors Tutorial-Layers+ by larienneWatercolor Tutorial by VassanthaWatercolor Tutorial by JannaFairyArtWatercolor Tutorial by kalicothekatWatercolour Tutorial by bleuphoria

Textures + Tricks

Watercolour Texture Techniques by hatefueledTextures in Ink and Watercolor by hibbaryWatercolour 3: Tricks by Gold-SevenWatercolor Stretching Tutorial by blix-itPractical Colors Tutorial by KelliRoos

As always, suggestions for future projects are appreciated, and I'd love to see your results! La la la la

This fortnight's media: Digital ART!

Solace by LindseyBurcar dragon and army by chevsy June 08 by LennartVerhoeff
Sorrow by Maniakuk Spots by AldoK everything's fine by x-pyre12Filigrana by infinite-art MB2015-401C by Xantipa2 Purple Passage by ellarien
summr by exellero Mare Blu by Nezart Cupid Honey Bee by AndantoniusPixel - Hotspring Checkin by firstfear
Casting A Spell by sashulka Low hover by parkurtommo
Breakfast by Maksim-Larionov Freedom is me by Mishelangello Book of spells by zvij
New Toothpick For The Dragon by ThornSpine virtual reality by ChrisHogman Papa Emeritus ll by Devin-Francisco
Reconnaisance To Reichenbach by CareldeWinter valley gate by JohanGrenier

And One More Thing...

Happy Father's Day/Weekend! by KingaBritschgi

Challenges Around DeviantArt

Tue Jun 16, 2015, 9:31 AM

Contests, projects and challenges around deviantART to inspire your creations and to give you the opportunity to win some goodies! :dummy:

CRFractals Monthly Challenge - June 2015 hosted by CRFractals

Digitalists June Monthly Challenge hosted by Digitalists

M/A Repeating Contest: June 2015! hosted by MARepeatingContests

The Longest Night - Thirteen O’clock: Triskaidekamania / Triskaidekaphobia hosted by Madmen-Asylum

Group Pose Drawing Challenge! hosted by SenshiStock

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Fella's Welcome Wagon: June 15th, 2015

Mon Jun 15, 2015, 12:00 PM

Hop on board Fella's Welcome Wagon as we welcome some awesome new deviants into our community!

Welcome, Gaidenlight!
Deviant for 2 Months

Seahorse Fin1 by Gaidenlight

Welcome, LukasFractalisator!
Deviant for 11 Months

Wires Bulb by LukasFractalisator

Welcome, Salviiia!
Deviant for 1 Week

Bloody Salamander by Salviiia

Welcome, YourSleeplessHollow!
Deviant for 8 Months

Kishu Senzai Story cover by YourSleeplessHollow

Welcome, LucinaSushi!
Deviant for 1 Week

Perspective test Finished by LucinaSushi

Deviants featured here have been a part of our community for less than one (1) year and have at least one (1) deviation in his/her gallery. If you see any awesome new deviants you'd like to see featured here, please send a note to fella with your suggestion!

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