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Daily Deviation Suggestion Drive!

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 12:36 AM


Back By Popular Demand!



In January of 2012, the community was challenged by thorns to do something about their complaints on dA. Thus was born this very group! But before the group, it was just a fledgling idea on LiliWrites's account that began with a DD Suggestion Contest. The results of that contest were overwhelming. And so, under the prodding of quite a few Community Volunteers, we're going to do it again! 

:new: UPDATE: Less than 1 week in and we've already got 100 suggested DDs and 2 accepted suggestions!! :onfire: Keep up the great work guys and gals.  Please remember that you need to leave a link to every deviation you suggest in this journal. That's how we verify that the suggestion can be let into the favorites gallery. :heart:

The Challenge



Simple, really. Suggest a whole lot of awesome pieces of art and literature to the appropriate Community Volunteer. A list of who accepts work from what gallery can be found in FAQ #18: Who selects Daily Deviations and how are they chosen? Here are a few pointers to keep in mind:
1. Only send ONE suggestion in each note. This helps the CVs stay organized.
2. Including a few sentences about why you think the work deserves a DD can be very helpful to getting the piece featured.
3. Before you make the suggestion, ask yourself if you would feature this work to a community of millions of deviants. CVs are after the best of the best, so make sure you truly believe the work does deserve that spotlight. ;)

:new: Clarification! You may suggest artwork submitted to dA at any point in time. The artwork is not your entry to the points drawing. The suggestion is. :)

The Rules


:bulletpurple: Only DD suggestions made in January 2013 may be entered in the contest.
:bulletpurple: Please add this journal to your favorites to help spread the word!
:bulletpurple: Make sure you send your suggestions to the appropriate CV, and read any guidelines they may have (usually found in their journals or on their profile pages) in case they have special instructions.
:bulletpurple: Once you've made your suggestion, leave a link to the work you suggested on this journal and submit it to the DD Suggestion Drive Favorites folder. A tutorial for doing this can be found here: fav.me/d5kosky

LiliWrites will be keeping an eye on the DD's throughout January. If any from the drive are selected, they'll be added to the group's gallery as well as featured in the results article in February!

The Prizes


Everyone who participates will be entered into a drawing. There are ten prizes of 100 points each available as well as a few bonus prizes to be announced in the results. :eager:

A Final Note


Daily Deviations are a very exciting aspect of our community. Having received a few myself, I know how wonderful it can be to have the community focused on something you created. That said, they remain a feature, not a contest prize or trophy. If a CV rejects your suggestion please understand that it is not an insult to you or to the artist. DDs are subjectively chosen based on many factors and it could simply be that your suggestion doesn't have the same wow-factor as another, or that the CV just doesn't like that particular piece. 

The point of this activity is to get people involved in the process of making DDs a dynamic, community experience. Not every piece suggested will be featured, but every artist who knows someone thought their work was worthy of a DD will be thrilled when the results are announced. :heart:

If you have questions, please leave them in the comments on this blog. 

Now, go forth and suggest! 
Time to haul ass out of here!

Back by popular demand! Your challenge is to suggest as many DDs as you can in January 2013! 1000+ points up for grabs!
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Southrobin Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2013
Just posting here, may note another time c:
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconladyofgaerdon:
LadyofGaerdon Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013  Professional Writer
Also accepted: [link]
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:iconladyofgaerdon:
LadyofGaerdon Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013  Professional Writer
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:iconvalasedai:
ValaSedai Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I think you forgot to submit this one here [link] to our favourites. :)
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:iconladyofgaerdon:
LadyofGaerdon Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2013  Professional Writer
Will do. Thanks. :)
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:icondorianharper:
DorianHarper Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013  Professional Writer
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:iconevelynnorth:
EvelynNorth Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconyobtaf:
Yobtaf Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:icondorianharper:
DorianHarper Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Professional Writer
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:iconyobtaf:
Yobtaf Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013
Another suggestion [link]
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:iconarichy:
Arichy Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
was really busy and forgot to add suggested works to group's favgallery :noes:

Anyways i'm adding suggested work to this gallery: [link]
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:iconmangasockattack:
mangasockattack Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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:iconmangasockattack:
mangasockattack Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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:iconjohny-kun:
Johny-Kun Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I suggest this drawing: [link]
I hope this one will be a DD as it really deserves it in my opinion!
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:icondorianharper:
DorianHarper Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Professional Writer
I've been suggesting a lot lately and forgot all about linking them :ohnoes: (yet I had faved this at the beginning of the month to remind me :shifty:)...

Anyway! Here are the DDs that I've suggested this month :D

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:iconsmadams:
SMAdams Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Oh dear. Totally forgot about this. I better get going at busting my butt here.
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconyobtaf:
Yobtaf Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013
One so far :P [link] will find more :)
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:iconvespera:
vespera Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
:faint:I didn't even realize this was going on *oblivious* - I can't even imagine going back through notes to find all the ones I suggested this month XD

Next time gadget, next time.
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:iconliliwrites:
LiliWrites Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
You only need one to be entered in the points drawing!!! :heart:
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:iconvespera:
vespera Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
I would never do it for the points...
but the glory... :evillaugh: MY GOD THE GLORY ;)
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:iconliliwrites:
LiliWrites Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
I think the glory is going to `SavageFrog this round. :lol:
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:iconvespera:
vespera Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
*cue fail music* WHA WHA WHA ;) LOL
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:iconmangasockattack:
mangasockattack Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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:iconmangasockattack:
mangasockattack Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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:iconmangasockattack:
mangasockattack Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Not the last link, sorry!
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:iconmangasockattack:
mangasockattack Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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(I sent both of these for the CV to check them)
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:iconxlntwtch:
xlntwtch Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013   Writer
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
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:iconvalasedai:
ValaSedai Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I think you forgot to add the journal skin. :)
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah, it wasn't letting me submit it for some reason-I'll go see if the bug's fixed
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:iconvalasedai:
ValaSedai Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Oh okay, well let me know if it doesn't work, then I'll try adding it myself. ^^
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:iconsavagefrog:
SavageFrog Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
T.T It didn't work-some weird line appears over the club name & it won't let me click it
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:iconvalasedai:
ValaSedai Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It worked for me so it's in there now. :nod:
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