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Digital Art


Favourite Tutorials

Colour: How I See Color - A Tutorial by glitchedpuppet

Perspective: Freehand Perspective Drawing Tutorial by AdamMasterman

Look for Art Thief: How to : Find Art ThievesPlease :+fav: this journal, so that a lot of people can read it.
I noticed that a lot of people don't know how to search for their photos on the internet, so here is a short tutorial. Unfortunately there isn't much you can do about art thieves, but i still think it is important to look out for them.
1. visit
2. Go to the page of the photo you want to search and click "show image"
3. Copy the Link and paste it into google.
4. This page should open, click "search by image".
5. Now you can browse trough the results.
6. The less results the happier you should be.
EDIT : You can also use websites like : and
This was pointed out to me by some people, personally i have no experience with them, but i am sure that they work too. :aww:

Creating Art feature: Let The Light In: Art Features:icongood-intention:
'Let The Light In (LTLI) is a new tutorial series from the group Good-Intention that will focus on the hows and whys of committing good deeds around the deviantART community.
The first edition of this series will focus on how to create an art feature in order to help fellow friends and artists gain some exposure for their work, regardless of the media. This is a fantastic way to brighten someone's day, and promote some positivity.
What Is An Art Feature?
An Art Feature is a journal (blog / article) that showcases deviations from one, or multiple artists. You may peruse the Art Feature Folder for some examples. Users choose to create art features for a number of reasons, from showcasing artwork they admire, to helping under-appreciated artists gain more views, to promoting art from their friends or watchers. No matter what the motivation, art features are a great way t

Photoshop Photo editing: Break those bad habits in PhotoshopWe all know that Photoshop can offer endless methods to accomplish the same task, being an extremely versatile application. The workflow is different from one person to another, but which technique is the best for the task at hand? That can be difficult to understand for users who just started to use Photoshop and are trying to improve but they do not know what to choose when there are so many ways of producing the same effect.

 Working on a single layer
First things first, no matter what you want to do in Photoshop it is always best to work on separate layers, leaving the background layer alone. This allows you to go back later and make changes to the layers you made. You don't like the color balance you modified back then? Don't worry, you have the flexibility of removing the layer or making changes to it so that it works with your concept and idea. 
This is what they call a non-destructive workfl




2 deviants said GIVE ONE AND GET ONE
2 deviants said IT'S A WIN-WIN SITUATION
1 deviant said GIVE ONE INSTEAD
No deviants said SO IF YOU ARE GETTING ON

Who I am XD

Donation Box: How it used to look like

Work For Points 'Stamp' by Nessarie
hey i just met you
and this is crazy
but i have no points
so donate maybe? :>

Please Donate so that I can give people Premium memberships! The first person I had given is :icondarktrified: Please look at his work! They are just great!!!

Want to be the next one? please share that I need donators to give Premium memberships!!! I need 100 points before I can give another one!

Please donate! I will be using it for some contests! :iconhappyhappyplz:
If anybody wants i can do a drawing for you :) just feel free to ask :)
I would also like to get the premium membership... :D please help! :iconheehee-plz::iconbegplz::iconnyansmileplz:
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Those who donate will be given a llama from me and also watched by me!!! :happybounce: (If I forgot to do so, please remind me, Don't be shy :) )

Please also join my group!!! -->:iconsecret-gift: and Feature-Ninja

Commissions - Open by SweetDukeCommissions - Open by SweetDukeCommissions - Open by SweetDuke
Send me a note if you want to know about the price :)

Requests, commissions - closed open by Angi-ShyRequests, commissions - closed open by Angi-ShyFREE Commission:Open Button by KimmyPeaches

I Haven't got Donators for ages... :iconsighingplz::iconomgwtfbbqplz::iconorzplz: :iconuhuhuhuplz:
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Journal Skin
Commission Journal Skin for SuperHeroPattyFatty by BrightenYourSmile
Commission Journal Skin for LoreLorineLoriel by BrightenYourSmile
Commission Journal Skin for Ana--Chann by BrightenYourSmile
Commission Journal Skin for Rebe-chan-vk by BrightenYourSmile
Commission Journal Skin for Angeltsuki-Chan by BrightenYourSmile
Commission Journal Skin for BloodyPrisonRose by BrightenYourSmile
I will be doing Journal Skin for 40 :points:
It will be a simple one, with a picture on top. Please provide the picture. I will do the CSS.

Adding your own cursor is allowed, but will cost an additional 10 points. (please provide the picture of the cursor) If you would like your journal skin with a custom cursor, please pay 50 :points: with the other button below this commission

1. link of the picture (make sure you have the permission to use it)
2. color of background chosen from
3. Custom cursor (extra 10 points needed)Please look at the commission info below in the other commission widget

For more examples and info, please look here: 
Journal Skin
Commission Journal Skin for Fire-Of-Hapiness by BrightenYourSmile
Chibi Journal Skin by BrightenYourSmile
Hetalia Journal Skin by BrightenYourSmile
Naruto Journal Skin by BrightenYourSmile
Pay for a journal skin with this if you want a custom cursor!

Journal skin costs 40 points and the additional coding of the cursor cost 10 points.

So a total of 50 points! :iconowocuteplz:

1. link of the picture (make sure you have the permission to use it)
2. Color of background chosen from
3. Cursor link
Chibi Sketch Commission
Free Chibi Sketch Set 6 by BrightenYourSmile
Free Chibi Sketch Set 7 by BrightenYourSmile
Commission: Sebastian and Grell for artisticsystem by BrightenYourSmile
Give at least one reference picture of your character (or whoever you would like me to draw) and I'll draw it as a chibi similar to the examples given.


Journal Entry: Sat Jan 10, 2015, 5:33 AM
This is an update that my journal skin commission as well as my chibi sketch commission is open. Only for a short period of time!!
Simply send in a request by the commission widget.

Please note that I can only make journal skins for another 2 weeks. Once my membership ends it will be hard (possible but hard) for me to do so.

Thank you!

Journal skin commission:
Commission Journal Skin OPEN:new: UPDATE 9 Oct 2015 I have opened Journal skin commission again, probably till the end of the year or slightly earlier. For those who would like one please send in a commission request as soon as possible, before I close it again. I have also changed the price from 50Points to 40Points.

Hi there! From now on, I will be making Journal skins for
40 :points: only!

All you need to do is give me a picture that you want on the journal skin. (it would be best if it is 800 x 600, but any bigger doesn't matter)
And I will do the CSS coding and make the Journal Skin!
Send me a note to order!
(this journal skin is an example of one of my journal skin.)


link of the picture (make sure you have the permission to use it)
color of background chosen from Custom cursor? ( extra 10 points is needed )( Link to the
 examples: Commission Journal Skin for SeviYummy by BrightenYourSmile Commission Journal Skin for SuperHeroPattyFatty by BrightenYourSmile Commission Journal Skin for BloodyPrisonRose by BrightenYourSmile

Chibi Sketch commission:
Chibi Sketch Commission OPENSo I just opened CHIBI COMMISSIONS YAY :iconyaybunnyplz:
Price: 20 :points: (dA commission widget) 
Okay so here are the details:
How to order:
Please send me a note or comment here your order with the following details:
Type of commission: Chibi Sketch
Number of chibi: (1 or 2 or 5 haha)
Character(s) name:
Reference link: 
Take note of things I DONT DO:
Don't Dos:
:bulletred: Anything not human at all (Half humans are fine) ( :star: I can draw your OCs in human form even if you don't have his/her human form reference picture!)
:bulletred: Gore or anything too bloody
:bulletred: muscles (they are chibis they don't really have muscles and stuff)
:bulletred: Old-ish people? 
:bulletred: Furries (because they are not human)
but to clear things up:
Things I can draw:
:bulletgreen: Anything human
:bulletgreen: Half-human (with animal ears tails etc.)
:bulletgreen: Human fo
 examples: Free Chibi Sketch Set 7 by BrightenYourSmile Free Chibi Sketch Set 6 by BrightenYourSmile Commission: Sebastian and Grell for artisticsystem by BrightenYourSmile


BrightenYourSmile's Profile Picture
Artist | Student | Traditional Art
Hi everyone! :iconcutehiplz:
Tablet Artist stamp by SteffieSilva
Thanks for looking at my page...I feel so honored already!
If you want to know more about me, just send me a note :)

By the Way, I love Storybooks, especially romance, sci-fic, fantasy, and well, all fictions :D
Watch me stamp by ERA-7Thank you for the fav by fear-the-brilliance

I Know Stamp - Revamped by EvilSaku

I'm a Skip Beat Fan! :iconskipbeat-fans:

My Friends:
:iconbusybeingabunny: :icondarktrified: :iconbambool0ve: :iconrevealedprankster: :iconlena-uchiha8: :iconnaaeer: :iconanyluck: :iconcrimsonstarychi: :icondeisasootp: :iconnaoguiarts: :iconlautte: :iconchoconekopyon:
:iconcharlenequek: - the one who like skip beat and Kamisama Hajimemashita
:iconlordoctopus: the bunny story lol

My favourite Artists (to be edited) :
:icondeeyosa: :iconnaked-in-the-rain: :iconlove-artists: :iconlimontea: :iconwolphfe: :iconcreativemikey: :iconcrimsonstarychi: :icondarktrified: :iconninjinshiru: :iconriniuu: :iconoce3d: :iconsureya: :iconsorahikarii: :iconmuracommission: :iconn-eru: :iconlautte: :iconmerollet: :)

The Most helpful tutorials:
:iconbudgiesarecool: For Paint Tool SAI Tutorial on Youtube

My LiveStream account:… or…
Facebook Page:…


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Journal History

Video Speedpaint

This is a video speedpaint I made! Hope you like it!
the final deviation is here:
Sakuya Izayoi by BrightenYourSmile

Real Life friends

:iconmidnightstormriver: - Syafy
:icondarktrified: - Isaac
:iconbambool0ve: - QQQ
:iconnaaeer: :iconmaskedsaku: - HT
:icondeisasootp: - SWei
:iconlautte: - laura
:iconzfxd: - WeiYao
:iconxxemotionquotientxx: - Elaine
:iconna-de-shi-ko: - kira
:iconmarshmallowmooey: - YiNing
:iconnikirik0: - Elisya
:iconitazma: - hoody
:iconpercyjacksonsawesome: - chuyue
:iconchoconekopyon: -Yuxi

Sunset Speedpaint

Deviation on dA: Sunset Background at the Beach by BrightenYourSmile

Please watch :D


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TeddyUp Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2015  Student Photographer
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jessyho862010 Featured By Owner May 22, 2015  Student Artisan Crafter
hey, do you do anime journal skin?
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YurixTheWanderer Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2015  Hobbyist Artist

Good day. I wish to extend this invitation to all those who watched me through all these years. As a thanks for all your DevWatches, views, commissions, trades and requests, I wish to invite you my newly-made group site, based on the ongoing universe that I created through pictures and stories. This invite is to join, participate in, or simply view my group site dedicated to my ongoing fantasy novels, ‘Upon a Star’. If you are interested, check it out here at

birthdays Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015

:woohoo: :iconcakelickplz: :iconballoonsplz: !!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!! :iconballoonsplz2: :iconcakelickplz: :woohoo:

It's January 24th which means it's that time of the year again and your special day is here! We hope you have an awesome day with lots of birthday fun, gifts, happiness and most definitely, lots of cake! Here's to another year!


Many well wishes and love from your friendly birthdays team :love:

Birthdays Team
This birthday greeting was brought to you by: hiddendelights
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koneko-urusaki Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday~!
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Wreck-ItRalph Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015
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HiroHamada Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
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Jasperinity Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015
Happy birthday! :D
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bayanova5713 Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2015
Happy birthday :)
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Shadris0719 Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2014  Student General Artist
Are you doing journal skins? 
I'm interested :D
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