Friday NightYou're like a warm bowl of oatmeal on a cold Sunday morning.The rose on your cheeks brings a smile to my lips.And delights my eyes.
My deviantART StoryToday marks deviantART's 14th birthday! This is truly an exciting time in deviantART’s history, and I'm confident that the next few months will be some of our best ever. It might sound cliché or exaggerated, but we’re in a position to change the arts (and the world) through technology, empowering artists of all shapes and sizes to do truly amazing things. But before I get too far ahead of myself, I'd like to take a minute to participate in "My deviantART Story" to document a few of the ways that deviantART has helped me grow as a person.Importance of TravelBefore deviantART's World Tour in 2009, when spyed and I visited nine countries in two months, I'd never been outside of North America. The World Tour gave me a deep appreciation for travel that I wouldn't have gotten if not for the amaz
Whispered SecretsHollywood is a city filled with unrivaled allure, charm, and excitement. Always awake, it never sleeps. Holding secrets that are whispered everywhere.Indulge first, repent later.
New Username Symbols: Extended ThoughtsTwo weeks ago, we released two new products – deviant and art Mentions and new username symbols. Gratefully, and as we'd hoped, many deviants are embracing these changes in exactly the ways we'd anticipated, and the ways we ourselves did over the past several months of testing. While some deviants embraced the changes, it's fair to say that others have felt surprise, curiosity, and maybe even shock. These feelings are totally normal, but for the large part, there's a hope present. A positive outlook. The first steps in a new era that makes the way for our goals in the future, and, at the same time, removes clutter and confusion that new deviants often experience.As with any change, there are a handful of deviants that don't understand why we made the choices we did
deviantART Honored by Online Trust AlliancedeviantART: Online Trust Alliance 2012 Award ReceipientAt deviantART, we always strive to keep your user experience safe so you’re provided with an environment in which you’re comfortable to create and grow. As part of our ongoing effort to keep your user experience protected, we’ve been documenting ways to encourage awareness and ensure a safer deviantART — first in April and August of 2011, and again in January of this year.In 2011, deviantART became a member of the Online Trust Alliance (