Ongoing projectsHoliday Card Project 2014"The deviantART #HolidayCardProject is back for its 8th year! With the goal of bringing a bit of holiday cheer to patients in the hospital during the holiday season, the Holiday Card Project connects artists from around the world, applying their tremendous artistic abilities to designing and creating uplifting holiday cards."JParadoxx
's UrbanBirds Project fav.me/d86eljeUrbanBirds
is a community project dedicated to collecting literature, photography, digital art, and traditional art depicting birds that either live near civilization or depend on humans to survive. FinishThis
Finish This! is a collaborative project that aims to promote artistic growth in a fun yet challenging way.
The basic concept is that you can submit your WIPs for others to complete, or complete others WIPs that have been submitted to the group. CalendarProject fav.me/d7sh6ko
The Calendar Project is a project that is based on the famous christmas calendar, which was 'invented' to shorten the time you have to wait until Christmas is finally there.Naktarra
's S.M.I.L.E. Project fav.me/d7w0gp2
S.M.I.L.E is run by random acts of kindness and it's supported by random acts of kindness supporting giving random acts of kindness. Basically, at the end of the day my wish is S.M.I.L.E is something you can say, "I did that and it made me happy." Medoriko
's ABC's of Lit Community Project fav.me/d7zxvwn
The aim of this project is to serve as a single collaborative collection of literature forms. The project can focus mainly on poetry forms, but can also include types of prose (examples: non-fiction, six word stories)!
Since this project is about all of the writers on dA, that is where the community comes in.Savaliste
's Eyes of the Artist Project fav.me/d7wk76b
A fun project that allows people to submit photos of their eye, to later be made into one large montage creating an eye out of eyes.All-about-features
"Our goal is to give extra exposure to features and new members of the community.
If you are preparing any features, please remember to tell us so we can spread the word."meiyue
's Artist's Telephone Game fav.me/d7szmw6
The ATG is basically a twisted version of the classic game, Telephone. For those of you that are unfamiliar with the game Telephone, the concept is to pass a message along a chain of people and see how the message has changed by the time it reaches the last person. The idea for the ATG is to incorporate art into this game.Artistle
's TeamWork Project fav.me/d7qgsp7
The project teams two (or more) artists together as teacher and students to learn from each other about a certain topic over the course of 4 weeks.Detective-HQ
Puzzles, solving mysteries and simulated online investigations. Detective-HQ is a unique group that challenges your mind into thinking outside the box, encourages creativity and critical thinking in a whole new different level.SeniorSelections
SeniorSelections stands to feature premier artwork from the deviantART community through weekly features from each gallery category.Mrs-Durden
's Group Spotlight Project fav.me/d7p3l3y
Regular feature of active community driven and involved groups to help encourage community activity by groups. TwoThousandWords
an art and literature collaborative project where artists and writers get to work together. Artists can create their works, and writers will choose something that inspires them to write an accompanying story or poem. Read more here fav.me/d7iublnFriendHunt
This group is filled with activities to help deviants make new friends.ArtistAssociation
This is a group against the disrespect towards art and art as profession. We hope to fight against underpriced art by setting a minimum wage for art commissions." Everyone in the group has to have commissions at a price higher than 500 points.Web5teR
's Emote Story Project fav.me/d4nwc44
In this project you can show not only your drawing skills, but also the ability to write an interesting story!Aimyee
's Project Earn fav.me/d7ds3cq
"Project EARN, which stands for Encourage Awareness. Every month I will choose a certain topic and invite everyone who wants to, to submit art, write journals and participate in discussions etc. to raise awareness in these certain topics. I will also hold points and premium membership giveaways or contests/other things."VonDiezyl
's I'm Real, Are You? Project fav.me/d751a93
A project that asks people to submit a photo of themselves showing that they are real people with feelings etc and not just someone pretending to be someone or something they are not. iDJPanda
's Revamp Your Article Project fav.me/d75mngo
Inspired by the Draw This Again meme, this project asks people to revamp their old articles.fella Help Update Fella's DictionaryWorldWar-Tori
's 2014 Positivity Project fav.me/d75luv8
"The whole point of this project is to spread positivity through photographing inspirational/positive/motivational/uplifting quotes written on paper"Collab-o-Nation
A group for artists to get together and collaborate!Bonelos
' Inspiration Project fav.me/d73ihoy
"This is a series of articles featuring artists that you in the community find personally inspiring. "Astrikos
's Praising Life Project fav.me/d57pnt7
"I am hoping to reach at least 300 inspiring messages from the community if I can."Tifa22
's The Great Language Gathering Community Project fav.me/d4w5i1n
"My idea is to list all the languages people on dA can speak / write with both their English term and the original name, plus the sentence "I speak language" (correctly translated of course)."deviantHEART
's The Kindness Quilt Community Project fav.me/d59ifix
"The Kindness Quilt is a blanket created from the love of deviants right here on deviantART. This quilt is built upon love, respect and gratitude. Every person has a reason to and a means to create their own quilt square. To say thank you, to share a collaborative work, to show off a gift, commission or request, as a present, or simply as a design. The quilt square is 500x500 pixels, and when included in a completed quilt, can be resized smaller."Infectious-Kindness
" Here, we will place a new Deviant each week! Deviants who are featured here are either upstanding members of our Deviant Art Community or are people who our members have caught committing an act of kindness! Any act qualifies, and we encourage members to be on the lookout for any Deviant who is worthy of this spot!"MirachRavaia
's Art For Trees Project fav.me/d4thax3
This project encourages you to participate in two different ways, either plant a tree, or offer art in exchange for trees being planted. dAWishingWell
"dAWishingWell is a group specifically created to give back to the dA community by granting dA-related wishes such as premium subs, supergroup status, giving items off of wishlists, point donations, features, DD requests, and more! Do you have a wish? It could come true!"deviant365
"deviant365 is deviantART's official 365 Project where you will be provided with weekly tasks for the whole year. The aim of this is to give you motivation to participate in areas of our community that perhaps you have never experienced before, make new friends, work on your art, learn more about deviantART and enhance your experience on deviantART."ProjectComment
"ProjectComment is a Group of many projects centred around comments, but, more importantly, constructive comments.
We offer Members of deviantART a lot of opportunities to get comments, give comments, participate in comment projects, win points, get featured and much, much more!"ArtHistoryProject
"dA's Community Relations Team bring you ART HISTORY, a series of articles about the entire History of Art."projecteducate
"Project Educate, originally launched in 2008 by the Community Relations team, is a project to promote and support artistic growth and knowledge."dACompliments
"Spread positivity throughout the community by letting everyone know! Send in your compliment(s) and they will be published in a later "deviantART Compliments" journal."Nameda
's Angels Without Wings Project fav.me/d6fpgmp
Angels Without Wings is a project that recognizes community members that work hard at promoting others or stand out otherwise in the community. RecommendAFriend
Recommend your friend for a feature and get featured also. BurdenedHearts
This group aims to focus on uniting people and encouraging them to support each other through life. We will actively encourage members to share their stories and talk to each other to make new friends, we will discuss important issues that may affect our members and we will accept all artworks that deal with an emotional issue. This is not limited to mental health issues, and the group is open to anyone.ComeTogetherProject
We are a place to feature and promote community projects, events, and news, inspire collaborations of all kinds of art, educate others on how to get involved in the community and where they can go for projects and support, and other various community inspired activities.Spreading-Awareness
This group is not about getting attention for your art, it's about spreading awareness for Cancer, Aids, Child Abuse, Hunger, and the many resources out there needing help. petrova
Help contribute to Panzi Hospital by donating art or money. InternationalFAQ
This group works at interpreting deviantARTs faq
to other languages so non native English speakers have a better chance of understanding them. non-real
's Art Liaison Project fav.me/d6wbbfy
The aim of this project is to inspire artists to do some collaborative work.
is proud to announce that we have launched a Mentoring program
! Now that it's live however, we are looking for community members who are willing to be mentors. While our mentor program can focus on art and art creation, we aim to provide support in the community as a whole so we're looking for mentors who are familiar with certain communities and or sub communities and or running projects or contests within them.
If this sounds like something you'd like to help with, have a read over our program here
to see how to apply to be a mentor.
Planning any Community Projects?CRCommunityProjects
is here to help you with your projects by giving them some extra promotion, or even help you brain storm your ideas so that you can get your project off the ground. If you are planning any contests or projects, or are currently already running/hosting one feel free to shoot us a note to see how we can help you breathe extra life into it or help you with any problems you may be having.
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