Current Residence: The Netherlands|
Favourite genre of music: House
Favourite style of art: Abstract & Photomanipulation
deviantART and artistsIt is hard for an artist to stay motivated while you receive not so much feedback. deviantART is a great site where artists get the chance to receive ánd give comments and criticism on eachothers work. It is a community where give and get is the most important thing. If you never comment on other people's work, it will be harder for you yourself to get comments.deviantART and artists by sxd-gfx
The deviantART system is a hard world to begin in. You need friends, that is the most important thing. If you want to be known, you need connections. In the end, the hunger for friends and relations mostly results in spamming comments on other people's work, news items and slamming the +fav button. A lot of people will use +fav as that extra function to get noticed on your "new messages" list, hoping to get a +fav or +watch in return.
This system of watch-and-be-watched is a nice system for those who are watched by loads of people. Once you've established yourself as a great artist within the community, your po