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Official Contests

All "official" contests will begin at midnight PST on the start date and end at 11:59 PST on the end date. This applies to all Community Relation run contests and all deviantART sponsored contests.
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:bulletpink: CSS Contest - Deadline May 31, 2013
:bulletpink: Anthro Challenge #95 - A Mother's Love - Deadline May 31, 2013
:bulletpink: Monster High - Create-A-Monster Contest (Australia Only) -Deadline June 17, 2013
:flagus: :bulletpink: The Make Ugly Contest - Deadline June 23, 2013
:bulletpink: Get Crafty Contest -Tutorial deadline May 20, 2013  - Artisan Craft deadline June 30, 2013

Community Relations Projects

:bulletgreen: projecteducate  Current: Anthro Art Next Week: CSS
:bulletgreen: ArtHistoryProject Current Month - Performance Art (Body Art & Modification, Street Art & Graffiti and Cosplay)

Check them out and see how you can get involved!

Informative News & Events

:bulletblue: Emoticons Tournament - Qualifying Round 2 Entries

Features & Interviews

:bulletred: DH Features 2 - Dragons


:bulletgreen:  ManipulateThis is a group for bi-weekly challenges. That's all we're about, the challenges! We also sponsor at least 2 contests per year. This is a photomanipulation group, and we like for you to have an understanding of traditional photomanipulation in order to be a member. Come to challenge yourself, learn new things, win prizes, and have fun!
:bulletgreen: Love-For-All-ArtThis group was made for all art types and skill levels. The journals feature all sorts of contests, and anyone holding or looking for giveaways is free to browse or add to the comments section. We want to feature monthly favorites and contest winners so anyone who wants to participate is free to join!
:bulletgreen: PremiumContentDevs is a group designed specifically to promote all things sold through the Premium Content Platform. We accept both art and stock images in the group in an effort to help sellers have more exposure. All submissions must adhere to dA Terms of Service guidelines to be accepted into the group. (i.e. Fan Art or copyrighted celebrity content will not be accepted.)

Whoas - Theme: Birds

Stella - Pink Bird by FonoraBird by PascalFreibergThe Potoo Bird by AndrewDickman
Flight.. by M-Atif-Saeedbirds by villasukkaSnowy Owl - Speedpaint by Charlie-Lang
First sign of spring by JennyMoedKorpelathe flight by alfred-georgBallet by RadekDemjan 
.12.10.28. by dasTOKThe Birds by ahlmkim02 Think Pastel of Me by clippercarrillo 
Misty Morning by xpress2gauravCasper by koshplappitJourney to be Free by Delecor 
<da:thumb id="103014674"/>Fall Warbler by mydigitalmindPhoenix - golden by iburrysecretsinskin
Bird Wonder by thenomadrulesPeacock Tree by decomposerdollM A G I C A L by tomatokisses  

:note: To contribute to the next installment of "Pimps & Whoas" please include it in the comments below with the appropriate links and information.  If promoting groups, please include a description so people know why they should check it out! Also use devtags not icontags eg:communityrelations not :iconcommunityrelations:

What I'm looking for from you guys:
:bulletred: News, Features or Interviews you want to promote
:bulletred: Groups you want me to feature or highlight
:bulletred:  deviations that follow the theme for that issue
:bulletred: DevMEETs or events going on around you or being hosted by you.
:bulletred: Commission information for those looking for Commissions
:bulletred: Anything else you feel you want the deviantART community to know about!

Next installment to be posted June 5, 2013 and the theme for the "Whoas" is Bugs.  

Wanna suggest a theme? Note Moonbeam13 with your ideas!

News, Information, Events, Features and Artwork from around the deviantART community.
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derfs Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2013
I haven't seen the new post and i'm posting this after the deadline but in case you need a few more Whoas here are a few suggestions:
phoenixleo Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2013
RockstarVanity Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2013  Professional Photographer
cranenoir Featured By Owner May 29, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
SingingFlames Featured By Owner May 26, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Excellent collection of news! Thanks for sharing! :thumbsup::D *runs off to find bug deviations*
Riemea Featured By Owner May 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Great article! :clap:
As for the bugs: [link] :)
phoenixleo Featured By Owner May 23, 2013
Since the topic is "Bugs" does $ewm / :iconewm: count? :lol:
Moonbeam13 Featured By Owner May 23, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
of course :)
phoenixleo Featured By Owner May 25, 2013
Excellent! :)


LadyLincoln Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
It is very sweet of you to include my Unity Journal -- the gesture is deeply appreciated and well received. :heart:
Moonbeam13 Featured By Owner May 23, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Always a pleasure :)
LadyLincoln Featured By Owner May 23, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Astrikos Featured By Owner May 22, 2013   General Artist
Thank you so much! :la:

You're awesome Danie!
CelticStrm-Stock Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:D Thank you for including #PremiumContentDevs! Here are a few bugs for the next issue: [link] [link] [link]
lintu47 Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
    Nice birdies :love:
    Here are my two bugs: [link] [link]
    Have a nice day! :heart:
TheWritingDragon Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome article! :clap:

A suggestion for a group would be #Project-FeaturingYou :iconproject-featuringyou: :D It's a new group that is trying to rid the dA world of the fave-and-run epidemic! :la: It promotes featuring artists who deserve a whole lot more love :love:
DasGhul Featured By Owner May 22, 2013   General Artist
People should check out #Ghoulish-Games, because they can KILL EACH OTHER there! :evillaugh:
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