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Click Here For Our Group FAQ & Submission Guidelines
Click Here For A List Of Our Commissioning Artists
This very special gallery showcase what we consider as true masterpieces that were specifically chosen from our Featured gallery and also from that of our sister groups of our network as well.
This gallery is reserved for highly exceptional and truly inspiring creations by the master artists & totally awesome cosplayers from within our own group; all of the stunning works(including artworks & cosplay photos) showcased here are exclusively from our members' submissions.
Welcome to the E.L.F. Network Bulletin Board where we post special news and the selected photos/artworks from the daily Featured group submissions(thumbs images) of our sister sites(must also be a part of our network) to promote(to ensure more pageviews, faves, and watchers) our members from those groups, as well as informing them of the special events/contests held by all three groups that they are allowed to participate as long as they are a member of either Ecchi-Fanartists AspiringAnimeArtists and/or Cosplay-Dolls . The materials posted in this board will be updated regularly(atleast twice a week), so please check often.
* Please note that all of the stunning images which are posted in this bulletin are exclusively from our members' submissions within our sister sites that are showcased in their respective "Featured" galleries .
We are launching new activities just for our group members(you have be a member of AspiringAnimeArtists to be able to participate) where he/she can win actual DA points(the points given will depend on the difficulty of the theme presented) as prizes given by the group's Founder(Elf-Hunter). For this game, all you have to do is to be the first one to correctly answer all of our anime/manga/game/groups-related questions; just send us your answer(s) by using our group notes aspiringanimeartists.deviantar… . After our first mini-contest is over, this mini-game display will be positioned here in our frontpage. Remember that these mini-contests will be held without any warnings(no announcements will be given) so be sure to check here often.
Ps. The mini-contest trivia questions will be posted here, so check often!
*** Expired on 5-7-2014 *** Group mini-contest participation is now closed
Please provide the name for each of the anime that the following pet/mascot(the name and the type of species given) make an appearance
1. Mr.Tadakichi - dog
2. Bob - cat
3. Mimika - rabbit
4. Hiroyuki - penguin
5. Tonkatsu - pig
6. Tochumaru - mouse
7. Pochi - alligator
300 dA points
Previous winner - 200 dA points on 4-8-2014
* Please submit your answers to our group notes aspiringanimeartists.deviantar… with the heading "A3's Mini-Contest Submission". The first member to submit the correct answers before anybody else wins! Also, the winners cannot participate for the duration of 1 month after receiving his/her prize so that our other members can take the opportunity win as well. Good luck! ^^
HOW TO JOIN:
To become a member, just click on the button, "Join Our Group", located near the top(on the left column) of our front page; for the present time, all join requests are automatically approved.
VISIT OUR COMMUNITY CHATROOM:
We now have our own community chatroom! Wanna discuss about anime, manga, v-games or even about life in general? Click the link below and join us or invite a friend!
Click on this chat.deviantart.com/chat/Aspir…
GROUP RULES * SUBMISSION GUIDELINES * GENERAL INFORMATION:
Click Here To Read Our Group Rules, Submission Guidelines, & General Information
A GUIDE TO OUR MEMBERS IN REGARDS TO WHICH GALLERY FOLDER(S) THEY SHOULD SUBMIT THEIR WORKS:
Favorites: This very special gallery showcases what we consider as true masterpieces that were specifically chosen from our Featured gallery and also from that of our sister groups of our network as well.
Featured: This gallery is reserved for the highly inspirational works(including artworks, photos, and tutorials) that were carefully chosen by our dedicated staff from those submitted to group by our members consisting of super-talented artists, photographers and truly awesome cosplayers.
Contributors' Art Galleries: As the name implies, these 2 special galleries(grouped and separated by alphabetical order) are reserved for the truly exceptional traditional/digital artists who are our group's highly respected Contributors, and also house their personal gallery folders as well.
Contributors' Cosplay Gallery: This gallery is reserved for our truly awesome and highly dedicated cosplayers and photographers who were carefully selected as group's Contributors, and also house their personal gallery folders as well.
Females From Anime And Manga - Colored: All of your popular anime and manga-related female colored artworks should be submitted to this gallery.
Males From Anime And Manga - Colored: All of your popular anime and manga-related male colored artworks should be submitted to this gallery.
PC And Console Game Females - Colored: Any colored fanart related to the popular female characters from pc/console gaming world should be submitted to this folder.
PC And Console Game Males - Colored: Any colored fanart related to the popular male characters from pc/console gaming world should be submitted to this folder.
Comic-book Females - Colored: This folder is where you'd submit sexy colored fanarts of your favorite/popular heroine, femme fatal, and seductive female villains.
Comic-book Males - Colored: This folder is where you'd submit sexy colored fanarts of your favorite/popular heroes and villains.
Original Female Characters - Colored: Do you have a unique female character(s) that you've created which you want to share with our members? Well, be sure to submit your colored work here.
Original Male Characters - Colored: This is the place to submit the colored works of your original male characters.
Cartoon Characters - Colored: Please submit your colored fanart of both popular female and male cartoon character(s) in this gallery.
Angels, Demons, Fairies, And Elves - Colored: This gallery is reserved for the 4 of the most popular fantasy/fairytale non-human female and male(including both original and fanart) colored artworks that we receive from our members who are also highly-talented artists.
Fantasy And Sci-Fi Characters - Colored: Colored artworks of fantasy(such as princesses, wizards, mermaids, dragon-girls, etc.) and sci-fi(aliens, space hero/heroine, futuristic beings, etc.) characters should be submitted in this gallery.
Furries And Anthro - Colored: This is where you should submit your furry/anthro(including both original and popular anime/game female and male characters) colored artworks.
Robots And Cyborgs - Colored: Colored artworks of female/male cyborgs, robots, virtual and mechnized beings(both original and fanart) will be welcomed in this gallery.
Monsters And Undead Creatures- Colored: Artworks(both original and fanart which are colored) of monsters, vampires, zombies, and other undead creatures(both female and male) should be submitted to this gallery.
Kawaii Chibis - Colored: Do you love drawing super-adorable female/male chibi(super-deformed) characters? Please submit your colored artworks(both original and fanart) here.
Characters From Movies, music, TV - Colored: Submit your colored artworks of popular movie stars, singers, and even animated 3D characters(such as from "Frozen") to this folder.
Miscellaneous Artworks of People - Colored: Colored artworks that do not belong to any of the other categories from all of the folders we offer in our group or not properly tagged as fanart or original should be submitted here.
Couples - Anime, Games, Comics, Original Art - Colored: Colored artworks of couples(both original and fanart) from anime, manga, games, comics, and original works will be posted in this gallery.
Fan Service Artworks - Colored: So, do you have sexy(mildly ecchi) colored artworks that you want to share with our group? Be sure to submit them to this gallery. Please do not submit artworks that have visible partial or full nudity nor with any types of graphic sexual acts since they will be declined.
Various Artworks of Animals - Colored: If you are planning to submit colored artworks of animals, this is where you should submit them.
Scenery And Elements of Nature - Colored: Please submit your colored artworks of nature or other types of sceneries here.
Objects, Weapons, Machinery - Colored: Did you want to share any colored artworks of some awesome unique objects, deadly weapons, or even futuristic machinery? Be sure to submit them here.
Pencil-Shaded And Black-White Artworks: All of your pencil-shaded, black-n-white(inked), and monochromatic artworks(both original and fanart) of females and males belong in this gallery.
Fully Finished Linearts: All of your lineart submissions(including original and fan-works) should be submitted to this folder.
Manga And Comic-book Panels: Do you wish to share your comic/manga(both original and fan-work) strips/panels(either colored or black-n-white,) with our members? This is the folder that you'd submit them to.
Cool 3D Works: Please submit all of your 3D artworks to this folder.
Animation Clips And Slides: All of our members' animation artworks/clips/slides should be posted here.
Female Cosplay Photos: Our lovely female cosplayers can post their cosplay photos(no nudity allowed) to the following galleries and share them with all of our grateful members: Anime & Manga, PC And Console Games, Comic-Book & Cartoon, Furries & Anthro, Miscellaneous(including original, vocaloids, and any other cosplay theme that does not have it's own gallery), and Fanservice(no partial or full nudity allowed).
Male Cosplay Photos: Our dedicated male cosplayers should post their cosplay photos(no nudity allowed) to the following galleries: Anime & Manga, PC And Console Games, Comic-Book & Cartoon, Furries & Anthro, Miscellaneous(including original and any other cosplay theme that does not have it's own gallery).
Cross-Play Cosplays - Male And Female Roles: - For both female and male cosplayers who like to challenge themselves by taking on opposite gender roles from anime, games, comic-books, etc. Please post any of your cross-play photos(no nudity allowed) submissions inside this gallery.
Group CosplayPhotos: - Dynamic scenes of cosplay images with your male/female pals, or just hanging out together and sharing the fun! Any cosplay photos with two or more cosplayers should be submitted here.
Cosplay Couples: - Intimate images of cosplaying couples exchanging hugs, kisses, and other lightly passionate physical contact(no graphic sexual scenes nor nudity allowed)
Cosplay Slides, Clips, Animations And Videos: - Cosplay images(no nudity) that have movements of any kind or contain multiple, separate images in a photo(slide) should be posted here.
Submit Your Art Here For Helpful Critiques: Place to submit your artwork to receive helpful critiques for our dedicated members(no flaming allowed).
Essential Tutorials: You will definitely find helpful tips, instructions, and guidance from super-talented artists who generously have created and submitted tutorials that will help you find the path to becoming a better artist.
Anime-Related Merchandis And Figurines: This is the place to submit photos of your personal treasures(such as figurines) that express the beauty of both the female and male figures(no nudity).
A3 Group Mascots: This is the special folder to showcase our present and upcoming group mascots .
A3 Group Activities Folder: This is where you will find submissions from our members related to contests, giftart, stamps, and miscellaneous group projects posted in this gallery folder.
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMITTING ARTWORK:
Type of Submissions That We Do Accept:
Anime-style, comic-style, toons, chibi, 3D and traditional artworks
Fanarts(from anime, manga, games, etc.) & original character artworks
Anthro and furry
Supernatural characters(angels, demons, fairies, elves, etc.)
Robots and cyborgs
Manga strips and panels(both fanarts and original)
Traditional pencil-shaded and inked artworks
Fully finished linearts
Collaborations & commissioned artworks
Useful tutorials that our members can utilize
Photos of statues, models, figurines and other related goodies
Type of Submissions That We Do Not Accept:
Anything showing partial or full nudity will not be accepted
No depiction of any sexual acts including masterbation(even implied)
Except for light kissing and hugging, anything more graphic yuri(girl-girl) or yayoi(boy-boy) images are not allowed
Definitely nothing illegal or obviously against DA submission policies
No underage erotica; this means no sexual or highly-suggestive images regarding an underage female character(s) since it is against DA policies
No unfinished works(WIPs) quick sketches, low-quality(picture resolution) nor mediocre(the overall picture that is displayed) images; please try to submit quality artwork(s) if you don't want your submissions to be declined by our group's administrators
No extreme graphical violence, gore, and/or excessive blood
We are not accepting any types of stories/literature(hentai, ecchi, or otherwise) at this time
Any artworks/cosplay photos that you've "placed in storage" will be deleted from our galleries
Please do not resubmit work(s) that has already been turned down by our staff
Any artwork that is copied, traced, and/or stolen from other artists, cosplayers, and/or photographers will not be tolerated, including "colored" art that is not fully created by the submitting artist(unless it is a collaboration or received a permission from the original artist to use his lineart)
COMMUNITY RULES TO ABIDE BY:
Do not spam.
No flaming nor insults are allowed for any of our members' submissions or towards others within our community. You will get only one warning after you violate this rule, then will be permanently banned from our group on the second offense! Trolls and/or those who belong to known hate groups are definitely not welcome in our community
* Please note that the founder(Elf-Hunter) reserves the right to make any changes, decisions, and final judgements regarding any issues that involves this community. If you have a legitimate problem(s) that you cannot seem to resolve with a staff member or have some awesome ideas/suggestions that you want to share specifically with me to better serve our community members, please feel free to note me anytime. Thank you. ^^
* We are a dA group that specializes in showcasing the truly captivating cosplay images of our exceptionally beautiful female members. This is where you can see your favorite characters(from anime, manga, games, etc.) come to life from their 2-dimensional worlds as our fully dedicated cosplayers transform themselves into these truly awesome fan-favorite personalities. And they will definitely mesmerize you with the tantalizing glimpse of their super-kawaii(meow!) original characters as well. Welcome to the sweetly sensuous and highly addictive world of Cosplay Dolls!
* This is a group that pays tribute to the incomparable beauty of the female form by showcasing super-sexy artworks, mesmerizing cosplay photos and glamour images that were created by our highly-talented members. It is an adult-oriented group(members must be at least 18 years old to join) which accepts artistic nudity(as long as it adheres to the submission guidelines) into its appropriate galleries. Both join requests(just need to confirm that you are over 18 years of age) and submissions(only accepts quality works) must be approved to insure a mature audience who fully appreciate the truly exceptional works that are submitted to this highly-popular super-group.