|On the islands of Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlottes)|
Art as DefiningThis is going to be a difficult contest but one that should evoke all your creative juices. This contest is going to be about using any medium (Any at all) to create a piece relating to any word on the list of words i give you. These words will be challenging and perhaps frustrating, but one that open your eyes to a new level of art. This is open to anyone who thinks there up to this challenge. Now if your ready i will list off the words. Ready? You sure? Well 3...2...1... Here they are!!Art as Defining by No-where-man
- Biblioxenodochiophobia - the irrational fear of finding a soiled, sordid, second-rate Gideon Bible in a hotel room drawer
- fugacious - fleeting, transitory; difficult to capture.
- nosocomephrenia - A depression caused by any extended stay in the hospital
- tantalolagnia - The condition of being sexually aroused when being teased.
- flibbertigibbet - a silly flighty person
- quid pro quo - something given or received for something else
- squelch - to fall or stamp
Holiday Card Project 2008This year marks deviantART's fifth annual Holiday Card Project! With the goal of bringing a little cheer to patients in the hospital during the holiday season, the Holiday Card Project connects deviants from all around the world and applies their tremendous artistic abilities in designing and creating get well holiday cards.Holiday Card Project 2008 by Heidi
Last year the Project received well over 1300 holiday cards sent in by more than 750 deviants from 50 different countries/political regions. The cards were then divvied up and distributed in-person by dA members at the UCI Medical Center in Orange, California. Extra cards were given to various hospitals in the U.S. and abroad for their staff to hand out to patients.
The idea behind the Holiday Card Project is to simply try and do something nice for others. However, if that isn't enough incentive, every deviant who submits a card will be given a free one-month subscription to deviantART, as
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Still...on that "Long Strange Trip"|
Current Residence: BC Canada
Favourite genre of music: Blues and Jazz
Favourite photographer: Karsh
Favourite style of art: Surrealism and Impressionism with some abstract thrown in.
Operating System: my brain
Shell of choice: tortoise
Favourite cartoon character: Wiley Coyote
Personal Quote: What a Long Strange Trip It's Been