Please check out my adopts! ;u;
19 - Female
Graphic & Web Designer | Digital & Traditional Artist | Jewelry-maker
Website | Tumblr | Aywas (Shared w/ sami86404)
I upload mostly adopts on here because I have had zero time to actually practice drawing (outside of traditional work for my art classes). Oops.
Favorite / Relevant / Important Quotes:
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best."
- Marilyn Monroe
When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
- Alexander Graham Bell
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero, but a bad novel tells us the truth about its writer.
- G. K. Chesterton
All energy is only borrowed, and some day we need to give it back.
[12/23/11 ~ I love you, Grandpa.]
- Avatar (the movie)
The problem with loving is that pets don't last long enough and people last too long.
[6/15/12 ~ You'll always be my baby girl, Charlie.]
if you're serious about boycotting, read this.EDIT2: at the end of the journal i explained why this is such an issue. it has nothing to do with the new logo design or name change.
EDIT: en español. gracias jongninix !!!
some of you just think not buying a membership will be enough. it's not. premum membership is insignificant when compared to the other ways this site makes money, just boycotting the membership will not be enough.
Ryan Ford, staff member on deviantart, explains how the site makes its money.
"Having worked there, its top-line item is advertising. Things like banner ads make the majority of the cash since the page impression count is so high. Contests and other "branded integrations" do make a lot, too, because the community is so niche and focused. Other items they sell, like premium memberships, products, llama badges, etc, are practically insignificant by comparison.
If you want to