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My dear friends and watchers

Thanks for each and every :+fav::llama: :+devwatch: They are all so much appreciated!!!

I have come to a point where it gets impossible to thank for all the faves personally.

Though I feel a little guilty, I rather take the time to create new art you hopefully will enjoy and which hopefully will inspire you, give you a smile at the right time, and work on my Project AWW, helping the true Angels get recognised for their kindness, than being continuously 2000+ messages behind.

Be assured I am really and deeply grateful for every single fave and I will continue to answer all comments & notes :)

The same applies vice versa, you don't need to thank me, I know you are grateful too :D

I wont thank you for llamas, but though I don't really care about llamas I will return each one I get :)

May God/dess bless you all :heart:

Those I suggested for a DD and who got one






Suggest a DD stamp by Thiefoworld I Suggest DD's Stamp by IdaLarsenArt I suggest DDs. Do you? by archaemic

interesting links regarding DDs:

:bulletblue: Daily Deviations: How to Suggest
:bulletblue: FAQ #18: Who selects Daily Deviations and how are they chosen?
:bulletblue: Project Educate: Daily Deviations

those whom I suggested for a DD and who got one:
Playing Hedgehogs, front view by beadlady Steller Remnant hatchlings by The-SixthLeafClover Farewell by jankolas Magic by magnusti78 Aztec by AmandaDrage ooak micro miniature winnie the pooh jointed bear by tweebears Sorrel Unicorn by Ethereal-Beings Temeraire's black by PaintedKelpie Harvestman eating Mushroom by melvynyeo Good Night Mrs.Moon by darkmello ...fear has 8 eyes by fauteku Unicorn child Marrise by andrea-koupal Pendelhaven by Philipstraub Christmas 07 by zetallis Water Mouse by ursulav


I was one of many who suggested :) so no-one or someone else was named:

Painting of a Friend I: Fireflies by ThreshTheSky stray  child by umedamaHoney Kiss by Goldenwolf (my suggestion text)


Contest winners

:iconsomeconfettiplz: Winners of My Precious Contest :iconsomeconfettiplz:

1.) Me :D with:
Cattitude by Nameda

2.) :iconsora-kodo: with:
Untitled by Sora-Kodo

3.) :iconmeow-pics: with:
bigger than you! by Meow-pics

congrats everyone :party:


:iconsomeconfettiplz: Winners of The sky is the limit contest :iconsomeconfettiplz:

Digital Art
1.) :iconvikki93: with:
Light  in the Dark by Vikki93

2.) :iconwesley-souza: with:
I Found Something by Wesley-Souza

3.) :icondeviantcloverlee: with:
Sky Is The Limit by Deviantcloverlee

Traditional
1.) :iconmiguel-santos: with:
Pena Forest by Miguel-Santos


2.) :iconlovepeace-s: with:
born to be free by Lovepeace-S

3.) :iconb-dedi: with:
SO WHAT KNOW ? (drawing) by b-Dedi



congrats everyone :party:

Stock resources in & outside dA & Contests

Resources outside dA



If you are looking for resources outside dA, stockphotos, plugins, fonts, free software and more have a look at my

>>>>>>>>>>resources journal <<<<<<<<<<<<<


If you like fave and leave a comment please so I know you find it useful :)

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If you are looking for stockers who have at least medium if not fantastic quality and resolution AND fair rules
than have a look at my

Great stockers with fair rules around dA


If you like fave and leave a comment please so I know you find it useful :)

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Contests & Projects arround dA:



All contest and projects I feature will be listed in my contest journal

>>>>>>>>>> HERE<<<<<<<<<<<<<


from now on, to make my journal easier to navigate and for you easier to find interesting contests :)

If you are holding a contest or know of an interesting one let me know and I will add. But no gore, blood, evil please just not my kinda stuff :)

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I support :icondalinksystem:



:icongetwatchers:

#GetWatchers help artists to share their creativity, increase their audience and get more feedback by getting more exposure and pageviews. If you want more exposure of your arts, constructive critics, watchers and/or if you would like to discover new talented artists, come join us :pointr: Here :pointl:.


Member of:

:bulletred: Submissions 1x monthly
:iconallartsupport: :iconartfavorite: :iconcreative-digitalart: :icondeviantsgallery: :iconfine-art-photography: :iconhighqualityart: :iconnaturephotographer: :iconphotography-apn: :iconshutter-vision:

:bulletred: Submissions 2x monthly
:icondeviantart-related: :iconnatures-beauty-club: :iconnaturpics-club: :iconskyandnatureclub: :iconsupportallart:


:bulletred: Submissions weekly
:iconallartworld: :iconarteverything: :iconartisan-guild: :iconcatcatalogue: :iconcat-lovers-group: :iconcrartisancrafts: :iconcrphotography: :icondeviantheart: :icondigital-art-club: :icondraw-this-again-meme: :iconeverything-nikon: :iconfantasy-characters: :iconflowerstalkers: :iconforeverartgroup: :iconi-heart-colors: :iconinspiration-showroom: :iconjustanimals: :iconnatureshaven: :iconpetantics: :iconpetpicks: :iconphotomanipulation-da: :iconseed-beaders: :iconsteampunk: :iconstill-life-stills: :iconunforgettable-time: :iconthe-veda: :iconveryspecialartists: :iconthings-of-nature: :iconthrough-a-lens: :iconthevoiceofmanips: :iconwonderful-world:


1 fave per week: :iconcrphotomanipulation:

:bulletred: submission daily
:iconcapturethecats: :iconcatcatalogue: :iconcrtextandtypography: :icongermananimalfriends: :iconhigh-quality: :iconnatural-sensuality: :iconnatureweb: :iconglobal-photos: :iconpositive-stamps: :iconskies-and-seasons: :iconstamp-album: :iconunder30faves: :iconwe-heart-photomanip: :iconwhispermewish: :iconyourlocalnature: :iconzoos-r-us:

:bulletred: other:

:iconcalendarproject: :icondaseniors: :icondd-catalogue: :icondeviant365: :icondevnews: :iconecssited: :iconfella: :icongetdailydeviations: :iconpremiummembers: :iconprintscommunity: :iconresurgere: :iconsantadoesexist: :iconseniormentors: :iconseniorselections: :iconstockandresources:

Groups supporting positivity and community spirit:

:iconcrcommunityprojects: :iconmental-health: :iconinfectious-kindness:

Hey! :icondahub: is giving :points: to people who watch, give llamas, and fav other people's work

You can also be featured if you donate some :points:

So visit dAhub now! :D

I give each of this clubs I am member of permission to display/submit my works as long as there is a link back to the original and I am credited as copyrightholder.

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Isnt it fantastic to see with how many people from countries all arround the globe we can connect and make friendship?!

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Nameda
Natasha
Artist | Professional | Varied
Germany


I am a digital artist, photographer and beaded jewellery artist from Germany.

Art is my passion, builds a big part of what I am. I want to inspire people with my art. I want to touch them, to make them see the beauty of the world around us, make them see the magic, the divine spark in everything. I love to give them a moment of serenity in this world full of stress, a smile when they really need it.

I hope to get my art seen to a much broader, bigger audience than it gets seen now, so it can touch more people, that it can inspire them and that hopefully I see the day I can make a living from my art. And support my family through something I really love to do. To show my kid and youngsters around the world that it is still possible to follow your heart and do what you love to do.

My art is as diverse as I am :) I love to get close and capture the amazing details and beauty of flowers and insects, the grace of a cat, the beauty of nature, of god's creation.... I love to go "wild" with photo manipulation and digital art and create spiritual artwork, magical art, art that inspires. I love to create jewellery with a story / idea behind it, but still is wearable as everyday jewellery.

My artists name Nameda comes from native american, to be exact from the Anishinabeg (Ojibwe /Chippewa) Nameda or Namida is the short form of Namid Anang meaning star dancer

Personal Quotes:
Infinite Diversity in infinite combinations \V/_ - - - - - - Do as ye will as ye harm none

dA New Symbol Badge - Beta Tester by stuck-in-suburbia
Wonderful awards I have been gifted with:
dA New Symbol Badge - Senior Member by stuck-in-suburbia Ticked Off by catluvr2
(no 2. because I was one of the last senior batches to be ticked off.. I am missing my tick)
dA Heroes Stamp by BrigetteMora dA Heroes Hero of the Year by BrigetteMora Shining Stars Of Deviantart by ArtByCher Heartist by Nameda

You can find me here too :
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AWW XIV / 2014

Sun Dec 7, 2014, 3:37 PM

This is the final AWW recipients for 2014.

I wish you all a very merry Christmas, Hanukkah, Krishna-mas or Yule
whatever you are celebrating. 
In January there will be a break and we will return in February with new Angels :heart:


Who are Angel without Wings?

 

They are those fellow deviants:

:bulletpink: who more or less regularly feature other deviants
:bulletpink:  who always willingly give tips, hints, helpful comments
:bulletpink:  who answer at least a fair amount of the comments they get
:bulletpink:  who give kind and or uplifting words where they see its needed
:bulletpink:  who feature and pimp projects and deviants who need support/help
:bulletpink:  who take the time to suggest DD's on a more or less regular basis
:bulletpink:  who take the time to suggest seniority every now and then
:bulletpink:  who give fair and helpful critiques (whether official or not)
:bulletpink:  or whatever else helpful, kind, supportive they might do
You can read all about it HERE





Every first weekend of the month 4 deviants will be awarded with a pair of wings and get
 featured by me and my fellow Gangstas of love (in alphabetical order):

 

ANGELICA-LILY Annissina Bushaqua CelestialMemories DAnnsCreations davincipoppalag Dieffi Digithalie Egil21 Emerald-Depths Etsuko-Hime  EveLivesey Felizias gigi50 iDJPanda InklingsOfOblivion KiwiCocktail kvdolan MayEbony msfowle MYPeanutGallery PhotographsByBriRoseCS ShackledMuse signmeupscotty Sserenita Stygma suezn Tales-of-Tao TheGalleryOfEve The-Lost-Hope TheRafflesia Tigles1Artistry Windklang WishmasterAlchemist


On Hiatus for the time being: Tricia-Danby PurpleInk777


Wanted: New Gangstas of Love!  If you'd like to :iconlovesqueeplz: spread the joy :iconlovesqueeplz: of featuring new Angels Without Wings apply now!  It’s a simple task that you need to do once every month.  Journal content is given to you, complete.  Just choose 3 deviations from each of the new Angels galleries to add to the journal, upload it to your own account, and notify the new Angels of their feature.  Simply note me :iconnameda: to apply.


Now without further delay on to the 4 brand new angels:

 

:iconsomeconfettiplz: congrats everyone :iconsomeconfettiplz:

:iconwingsplz: it’s a delight to award you with the wings you so deserve :iconwingsplz:

Please do remember to leave comments for each of our dear Gangstas who feature you in their individual journals. And, you can now display the AWW stamp on your frontpage, in your journals or ID :D


:iconmiloticscale: suggested by GrimFace242, cinyu & Nameda

For the longest time, if you asked anyone who they think embodies the true spirit of dA community, one name always came to mind! MiloticScale, known to his friends as Jonathan, has been a dedicated member and an influential voice in our community for the past 5 years. Jonathan brings new deviants to light via fella's Welcome Wagon and also runs the monthly ArtFest contest at fella. He's always available when a deviant has a question and is a positive driving force in the community.

Jonathan has always shown the utmost motivation and enthusiasm and when he was not working on his beautiful Fractal Art, you could always find him frequenting the chats or contributing to his many groups which include fella, deviant365, projecteducate and dAseniors, to name a few. Unfortunately, every start has an end, and a few months ago, our dear Jonathan stepped down from taking part in community matters to focus more on other tasks. Jonathon still engages in the seniority community and is always there to help a fellow deviant in need. His tremendous contributions and tireless dedication will never be forgotten. He truly is an angel, and those who know him can understand why we love him so much!

Continuum by MiloticScale Works by MiloticScale Commission for Jamesu-kun by MiloticScale



:iconastralseed: suggested by Sserenita

Katy is well known in the DA community as a volunteer for the Digital art and Community Projects categories. She is always friendly, courteous and helpful and truly cares about the opinion of the community at large. She puts out frequent polls and journals on various topics related to DA and allows users to voice their opinions on the subject. The most admirable thing about Katy is her tireless dedication to helping lesser appreciated artists get exposure for their work. She prefers to give Daily Deviations to those with less page-views and favorites and through her work at :devproject-porkchop:, she has given recognition to hundreds of talented artists who we may not have noticed otherwise! Katy is one deviant who absolutely deserves this award!

1250 - ASS Reiki by Astralseed Reindeer Commission by Astralseed Q03 Quinn Import by Astralseed 





:iconliliwrites: suggested by GrimFace242

I think it'd be nearly impossible to find anyone that's involved in the Literature Community that doesn't know LiliWrites. She’s been around for a long time, and is known for both her outstanding artwork and her supportive, selfless, caring demeanor. Lili is among those people who have both skill and patience to write a critique for an artwork, and uses this ability as well to help out aspiring artists. She also leaves helpful comments on artworks for this purpose. Not only she expresses her thoughts, Lili also creates tutorials about giving critiques, leaving constructive comments, or becoming an inevitable member of Deviantart community. She has a kind word for everyone who passes by her page, and is a voluntary helper of several groups on Deviantart. The way she gets people interact through contests and artwork, reflects on her true devotion to this community.

 Puget Sound by LiliWrites  I Am Not UglyWeek 1
     "Why don't you like your body?" Kim asked. Noticing my eyes focused on her pen, she laid it and the yellow legal pad on the table between us. I didn't bother to look at the scribbles there. I knew what they would say.
     Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Low self-esteem. Victim of sexual abuse. Negative self-image. Possibly related to attacker's verbal abuse.
     "Because I'm ugly." My fingers found a strand of lanky blond hair and started to twist. Around and around, tighter and tighter. Eventually, strands were pulled from my scalp, but I didn't notice. Pain had stopped existing.
     "Why do you think that?" Kim shifted in her chair, recrossing her legs and angling her head to get a better look at my down-turned face. I don't know what she thought she'd find there.
     "Because it is true."
     "Who told you that?





:icongrimface242: nominated by Sserenita

Grimsey is one of the sweetest, coolest deviants I've met so far! He is a big pillar in the Literature part of the community, but he's also a beloved friend to people from all corners of dA! He involves everybody in all sorts of sweet, fun ways, through features, challenges, recommendations, fun polls, and so much more! Anyone who has had the privilege to get to know him can attest to the fact that he's the friend we can go to, when we need ANYTHING! He will be there, with his honest opinion and a ton of ideas!!! But he doesn't stop there, he also does such a lot for his friends. He treats us all with the utmost kindness, to the point that he even sends paper notes via regular mail to those who are in need of more of his sweet contact! I love you dear Grimsey!!! So much!!!

Moments by GrimFace242 Deepest Caverns by GrimFace242 Creek by GrimFace242





:iconwingsplz: Wanted – Nominations for new Angels Without Wings :iconwingsplz:

If you know any deserving deviants who meet the criteria at the top of this journal, please tell us!  We are always looking for new Angels to award.

 

Simply Note :iconnameda: :icondieffi: :iconfelizias: or :iconmypeanutgallery: with ‘AWW Suggestion’ as the subject, along with at least 5 sentences telling us why the deviant deserves to earn their Wings.  Please, one suggestion per Note only!

 

If you do suggest, please have a look to make sure the nominees good deeds are visible for everyone visiting their pages!!  Everyone needs to clearly see why the person deserves their Award.And please write at least 5 sentences why you suggest this deviant :D



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Nameda has started a donation pool!
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This donation pool will be used for giving points on b-days, or random presents to people on my watch list who might need it :) and if I get enough points to support great contests who don't have many supporters (people giving prices)

Exception are points I earn through dAhub or alike Those I might spend like above or use for myself :)

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    Donated Dec 3, 2014, 4:24:03 PM
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Arttheft 

46%
6 deviants said don't forget to report
15%
2 deviants said www.ebay.com/usr/kulish*pavel
15%
2 deviants said check if you see something you recognize
8%
1 deviant said that guy is selling off stolen artwork
8%
1 deviant said Casperium posted that as he stole her art too
8%
1 deviant said careful loads of nude posters
0%
No deviants said loads of space art, cars, landscapes

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mippieArt Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Headbang! Thank you very much for the watch!!! Headbang! 
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Nameda Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional General Artist
its just a rewatch dear. dA is at it again. I vanished from several watchlists and several vanished from mine w/o anyone actively removing :hug:
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mippieArt Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Oooh, well I was wondering about it, I thought you did watch me some time ago already, and you were still on my watchlist, so I was like, well maybe I'm just confused like usual...
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Nameda Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional General Artist
nope it is a bug I know since I returned to dA in 2011 after a longer break.
but with the latest changes it increased significantly. The last 2 weeks I re-added about 10 people and got re-added about 6 or so times :(
I wish staff would concentrate on changing things are needed instead of changes no one wants and designing a logo you need to explain to understand it. To me it just looks like a % sign :p
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OnDarkWings Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
your welcome for the favs. and no I put them in stock on purpose because while some of the pictures are stock that I might use eventually, I mostly use the pictures in that folder to keep my creative juices flowing when I am writing my stories.

There has been a lot of times where I have been stuck on a scene in my book and I will go into my pictures in my stock/favorites it relieve my self-anger and I will come to a piece that reminds me/ helps me find the words that fit the scene beautifully. they are in there because I find really inspirational to my writing.

I know a lot of art theft is going on so I can understand your concern but I am mostly a writer and when I do draw/paint/whatever else I do it based on my writings or myths/zodiac/whatever comes to mind. I have pride and would never steal what I have in my art gallery (thou it's not much) is what I have created
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