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PENCILS AND PENCIL CRAYONS!


If you're unseen, popular or just new
join us and share your art with the world!
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Founded 8 Years ago
Dec 21, 2009

Location
Global

Group Focus
Art Collection

Media Type
Physical Media

14,110 Members
12,015 Watchers
327,350 Pageviews
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Hello members!

Thanks to an user, I discovered only now that members of affiliate couldn't submit to our group except for the featured folder, making the whole affiliation compeltely pointless. I have no idea for how long things used to be set this way but I now fixed it!

Members of affiliate can now submit to all the folders, one submission a week for each folder. It is mandatory that the submissions follow the same rules and exceptions as for our members ( scan/picture quality, submitted in the correct folder, made with pencils or crayons etc. )

With that said, have a nice Sunday!
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SUBMISSION RULES etc

Submitting artwork
Obviously you must use pencils (graphite, sketch, charcoal (stick or pencil)) or pencil crayons in your submissions. Pen and ink outlines are accepted.


NEW GROUP RULE
:bulletblue: Create a good capture Poor quality captures or scans which do not display the art to its true potential will be rejected.
If you're struggling to create a good capture then the following tutorial will be helpful.
Taking Pictures of Your Art 1 by lantairvlea


:bulletblue: Make sure your submission goes into the right folder! If you're not sure which folder your piece of art goes in to, ask any member of the administration via note or comment; add a link of your deviation. Submitting to the wrong folder is the most common cause for rejection.
:bulletblue: Your submission must have very little digital editing. Custom watermarks are allowed.
:bulletblue: You may submit 1-3 deviations per week; make sure they're your strongest works!
:bulletblue: Everybody who joins is accepted You don't need to thank us.
:bulletblue: If your artwork contains nudity, please mark it mature content.
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:star:Favourites:star:
Feel free to suggest favourites from galleries of the group's artists that you admire. Only 3 per week please!
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Affilation?
Of course! :D As long as you're a TRADITIONAL ART group!
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Updated rules are always in our blog. Please read both this faq for basic things and our blog for everything else.
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Favourites

Kelly by 3crows3339 Kelly :icon3crows3339:3crows3339 23 5 Emmy by Toadman005 Emmy :icontoadman005:Toadman005 65 15 Ringo by luceene-k Ringo :iconluceene-k:luceene-k 138 35 Zhang Ziyi by luceene-k Zhang Ziyi :iconluceene-k:luceene-k 201 64 Mr. Hiddleston by ikur Mr. Hiddleston :iconikur:ikur 7 11 Rosemoor Gardens by JYoung82 Rosemoor Gardens :iconjyoung82:JYoung82 5 3 Katniss by brailynne Katniss :iconbrailynne:brailynne 180 71 Thorin Oakenshield of new year by evankart Thorin Oakenshield of new year :iconevankart:evankart 373 39 Drawing of Claudia by ElenaCantor
Mature content
Drawing of Claudia :iconelenacantor:ElenaCantor 5 5
Silent by refaaz96 Silent :iconrefaaz96:refaaz96 14 26 Sword of Valor by EdwardDillon Sword of Valor :iconedwarddillon:EdwardDillon 17 3 Philippine Tarsier by sschukina Philippine Tarsier :iconsschukina:sschukina 109 20 Victoria by Randy-man Victoria :iconrandy-man:Randy-man 992 411 Gnome Hearts by rhixart Gnome Hearts :iconrhixart:rhixart 11 5 Grannies 12#05. MAggie Smith / Lady Violet by ArualJay Grannies 12#05. MAggie Smith / Lady Violet :iconarualjay:ArualJay 335 149 Grannies 12#03 by ArualJay Grannies 12#03 :iconarualjay:ArualJay 133 65

Gallery Folders

Featured
Chloe Grace Moretz Full Color Pastel Portrait by theportraitart
Grandpa and grandson - A commissioned piece by theportraitart
Red hair by PutyatinaEkaterina
Immersed by Emperique
Portraits and people 6
A Lady in Blue Saree by SufiaEasel
A Gothic Lady by SufiaEasel
Daniel Sherman aka Isaac Lahey by Rezajeez
Beca by pint-sizedsurprise17
Sketches and Doodles
Girl portrait (study) by DariaKoumori
Tulips by Agamisa
Homer the Grinch by CaptainEdwardTeague

Mature Content

1971 by eisenerz
Fan Art 3
Nick Wilde Soprano by SulaimanDoodle
Choco Time by lisador22
Tomb of Dracula ! by GwynplaineLeMat
Eva 01 and Zeruel by gentecita
Plants and Animals 2
Golden Eagle by eisenerz
Catnip Delight by LobstaroDoom
Dog in Charcoal by theportraitart
Puppy in Charcoal - Art Video In description by theportraitart
Landscapes and Scenery
Old Tree Concept 11222017 by akarudsan
Evening Island in Chicago Botanical Garden.  by akarudsan
Memories from childhood by Akra-Xiamara
Callanish stones: Silent Guardians of Time by AlexLehner
Manga And Cartoon style 2
Len Tsukimori by lisador22
Winter scarf Boy by lisador22
Anime Sketch 12042017 by akarudsan
Anime Sketch 12082017 by akarudsan
Abstract
Selection by dwarfeater
On our own by moredrawingtime
ForeverSun  by HuraganTattoo
Height by GutenMorgenTag13
Manga and Cartoon style
MiguelOliveira44pic by jgordinho
Butterflies by natalico
Fourth winter by SeoMinWoo
Nico Yazawa (Love Live! School Idol Project) by Emmanuel1119
Fantasy 2
Celtic Elf by FallenFantasyArt
Spaceship 2 by Electric-Raichu
Faylen Enfaren -  Wood Elf Ranger/Druid by s0ulafein
Aino - Human Fighter/Barbarian by s0ulafein
Storybook illustration
Zilpha's Journal - The Final Avin Hatchlings by BlackManaBurning
Holiday theme
Elmer Fudd Winter Wear by CaptainEdwardTeague
Anthro -furries-
Girl by siarczi
Surreal
Identity by SLRMF
Architectural
ceiling painting pre-sketch by brAndkopf
Still Life
Workshop 9 3 17 Cup charcoal practice drawing. by akarudsan
Transport
Wilderness by TehNers
Typography
Music by Magpie1503
Comic Book Art
Deathlok lives!! by GwynplaineLeMat
Mixed Media

Mature Content

Female Back After Vanderpoel Udated by HarryBelton
Beginner Artists
Cool Girl by fmr0
Other
. . . Voiceless . . . by ChIandra4U
W.I.P.
Falmouth museum stage 3 by theostranenie
Plants and Animals CLOSED
Chestnut Horse by Yankeestyle94
Fantasy - CLOSED
Eyes Set on a Lost Dream by joeyws91
Fan Art 2 - CLOSED
Gandalf Sm by javaman8263
Portraits and People 4 - CLOSED
Pencil drawing of Amanda Seyfried by chaseroflight
Portraits and People 5 - CLOSED -
Linnea Vikstrom pencil drawing by MilanRKO

Admins

Founder


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Co-Founders


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Contributors


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Deviants

Affiliates

Our affiliates of awesomeness :)
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chunkyspc Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2017  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for adding me!
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DerBestienbandiger Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2017  New Deviant Hobbyist Writer
Is this group still active?  My submission expired. :(
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NDX9 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2017  New Deviant
Thank you for your accepting!
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Catniptastic Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for accepting me. :)
Hope to find new contacts and inspiration here!
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AleksandraDee Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2017  Professional General Artist
thank you for adding me to the group! :) (Smile)
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MarjoryBurnt Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for accepting me:) (Smile) 
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AnAspieInPoland Featured By Owner Edited May 21, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Question, if I may: What is Your attitude towards drawings, that were made with pencils, then coloured in Photoshop? Accept or Decline?


Update seconds later: Also, something weird happened just seconds ago: I submitted 4 deviations for evaluations, yet then I got the message that the limit is 2 per week. Can somebody tell me how did that happen?
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DrClosure Featured By Owner May 30, 2017  Professional General Artist
Hello, sorry for the very late reply here:

the drawings are fine if colored in photoshop, as long as the pencil/pastel/charcoal is still predominant int he final composition. those drawings need to be submitted onthe mixed media folder, consider the computer as just another tool like acrylics, watercolours or ink.

for the submission in general, there's a 2 per week for each folder, it's not a global limit!
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OldSketch Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2017
I can't submit any art. I'd like to know when it'll be reopened.
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