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posted by marrael 2013-02-09 01:33:37

Quite literally as it changes its look: The page design will be wider (by less than 100 pixels, but enough to make a difference, I think!) and colours will be tweaked. Some pages may have a transition period to fit into the new width, but that's minor. What's not-so-minor is that in a very short while, you'll see a new section on the website and front page--images submitted by artists that are waiting for our moderator's critiques! Fancy yourself a good judge of art? Well, try your hand. Only site members get to enjoy this feature of getting and giving critiques--whether your portfolio has passed our judges or not. If you're confused, Janet just asks that you hold tight while the FAQs and Help pages catch up...

Mail on Fantastic Portfolios

posted by marrael 2012-08-30 08:59:22

...is not working at the moment, due to some recent security changes in the site's hosting. Among the notifications that are not working:

Lost password retrieval.
Image pass/fail status.
Comment notifications. 

I'm working on this and will post a news update when it's up to scratch again!

Working now.

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posted by marrael 2013-06-26 01:41:22


Advice on Publishing, Part 4: Cover Art
More for authors going into self-publishing, I do think this is a good run-through of the considerations and skills that go into designing a good book cover. Artists aiming to be cover artists can benefit, and at the least, you can stick a link to this up on your website so your author friends start considering your work. I personally feel painted art makes a real impact and is a bit more sophisticated than stock photography, but I am, of course, biased.

Sad that this has to be found on a joke site, but it does give good drawing advice.

How to Draw Boobies (Warning: has boobies.)

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artwork by Sabrina Mejias
Dutchess Of Pubs

Sabrina Mejias
artwork by Michelle Tracey
Friendship

Michelle Tracey
artwork by Michelle Tracey
Surrender

Michelle Tracey
artwork by Michelle Tracey
Fairies Cry Too

Michelle Tracey
artwork by Michelle Tracey
Forgotten

Michelle Tracey
artwork by Michelle Tracey
Dragon Dreams

Michelle Tracey
artwork by Michelle Tracey
Contemplation

Michelle Tracey
artwork by Sonya Ireland
Wood Elf

Sonya Ireland
artwork by Sonya Ireland
Spring Unicorn

Sonya Ireland
artwork by Sonya Ireland
Violet Fairy

Sonya Ireland
artwork by Sonya Ireland
Something Beautiful

Sonya Ireland
artwork by Sonya Ireland
Rainbow Moon

Sonya Ireland
artwork by Sonya Ireland
Luna Fairy

Sonya Ireland
artwork by Ann Gates Fiser
Bathtub Serenade

Ann Gates Fiser
artwork by Autumn Martino
untitled

Autumn Martino
artwork by Autumn Martino
marilyn monroe

Autumn Martino
artwork by Sabrina Mejias
Blossoming In Spring

Sabrina Mejias
artwork by Sabrina Mejias
Choking In My Nightmares

Sabrina Mejias
artwork by Sabrina Mejias
Nation Of The Ancients

Sabrina Mejias
artwork by Cesar Valtierra
Beetle

Cesar Valtierra
artwork by Cesar Valtierra
Fin

Cesar Valtierra
artwork by Cesar Valtierra
Space Girl

Cesar Valtierra
artwork by Cesar Valtierra
Futura

Cesar Valtierra
artwork by Cesar Valtierra
Ogre

Cesar Valtierra
artwork by Cesar Valtierra
Lil' Devil

Cesar Valtierra
artwork by Autumn Martino
marilyn monroe B&W

Autumn Martino
artwork by Autumn Martino
desert

Autumn Martino
artwork by Autumn Martino
family portrait

Autumn Martino
artwork by Autumn Martino
bubbles

Autumn Martino
artwork by Mark Helwig
Werewolf Moon

Mark Helwig
artwork by Mark Helwig
Mansel in Distress

Mark Helwig
artwork by Tricia Shanabruch
A Magical Friendship: Fairy and Unicorn

Tricia Shanabruch
artwork by Tricia Shanabruch
A Dragon's Sanctuary

Tricia Shanabruch
artwork by Tricia Shanabruch
Hidden Beauty

Tricia Shanabruch
artwork by Saskia Saers
Reflections

Saskia Saers
artwork by Saskia Saers
Time Traveler

Saskia Saers
artwork by Saskia Saers
Genie in a Bottle

Saskia Saers
artwork by Saskia Saers
Christmas Candy Dragon

Saskia Saers
artwork by Saskia Saers
Decision

Saskia Saers
artwork by Saskia Saers
Moon

Saskia Saers
artwork by Regan Kubecek
The Journey Home

Regan Kubecek
artwork by Regan Kubecek
Big Bad

Regan Kubecek
artwork by Joleen Flasher
Winter 2013

Joleen Flasher
artwork by Rachel Marks
The Craft

Rachel Marks
artwork by Tricia Shanabruch
Raven's Call

Tricia Shanabruch
artwork by Tricia Shanabruch
Misty and the Fairy

Tricia Shanabruch
artwork by Inge Geertsma
Siblings

Inge Geertsma
artwork by Inge Geertsma
Red Justice

Inge Geertsma
artwork by Inge Geertsma
Magenta Summer

Inge Geertsma
artwork by Inge Geertsma
Queen of Light

Inge Geertsma
artwork by Inge Geertsma
(Un)Deadly Nature

Inge Geertsma
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The Beauty of Imperfection

Inge Geertsma
artwork by Nina Bolen
Belladonna Lacewing Pixie Goblin Art Doll

Nina Bolen
artwork by Nina Bolen
Grendel the Goblin Art Doll

Nina Bolen
artwork by Nina Bolen
Mushroom farmer goblin art doll

Nina Bolen
artwork by Nina Bolen
Ferdinand the Wizard Goblin Art Doll

Nina Bolen
artwork by Nina Bolen
Gizmo Steampunk Goblin Art Doll

Nina Bolen
artwork by Nina Bolen
Pippin The Goblin

Nina Bolen
artwork by Tricia Shanabruch
Mermaid in the Fountain

Tricia Shanabruch
artwork by Ellen Million
Bai's Desk

Ellen Million