Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
About Deviant Artist XayideFemale/Spain Group :iconoglais-garden: Oglais-garden
Recent Activity
Deviant for 10 Years
Needs Core Membership
Statistics 618 Deviations 3,347 Comments 48,199 Pageviews

Random Favourites

Fairytale Princess 11 by mizzd-stock Fairytale Princess 11 :iconmizzd-stock:mizzd-stock 64 13 Just another Fairy Day by DesignbyKatt Just another Fairy Day :icondesignbykatt:DesignbyKatt 224 83 Peaceful by DesignbyKatt Peaceful :icondesignbykatt:DesignbyKatt 253 116 Nursery by DesignbyKatt Nursery :icondesignbykatt:DesignbyKatt 293 139 I am a Freelancer by Wildweasel339 I am a Freelancer :iconwildweasel339:Wildweasel339 573 45 Blood and Sand 1 by Gloria-T-DaudenStock Blood and Sand 1 :icongloria-t-daudenstock:Gloria-T-DaudenStock 15 4 Raven 1 by Gloria-T-DaudenStock Raven 1 :icongloria-t-daudenstock:Gloria-T-DaudenStock 22 0 Light a Candle for the Victims by FOERVRAENGD Light a Candle for the Victims :iconfoervraengd:FOERVRAENGD 727 107
Art and arrogance
I originally posted a version of this in my journal, but the reaction has been so positive that I decided to make it a news article, at Rockinfroggi's suggestion. And thank you to everyone who commented on the original journal!
I've been spending more time around dA lately, and while most of it is very positive, some of it... well, isn't. People telling each other their work sucks, stop drawing, etc. Or even people looking at my work and saying or thinking that they'll never be as good and getting discouraged.
Please, please, don't. No one is born perfect. No one is born able to compete in the Olympics or paint a masterpiece. I first picked up a pencil when I was one year of age – I've had over twenty-two years of near-constant practice, and I have a mother who's an art teacher. I had a load of encouragement and constructive criticism and advice. And I'm still hugely critical of my own work and see a hundred flaws in everything I do. I'm nowhere near reaching my full p
:iconsvenjaliv:SvenjaLiv 341 73
Captain Jack Sparrow by SvenjaLiv Captain Jack Sparrow :iconsvenjaliv:SvenjaLiv 1,144 510 Queen of Spades by Eblis-Images Queen of Spades :iconeblis-images:Eblis-Images 117 27 pearl earring surreal by m1rc0 pearl earring surreal :iconm1rc0:m1rc0 1,058 56 Raqs sharqi by ShadowsRomance Raqs sharqi :iconshadowsromance:ShadowsRomance 4 2
As I'm going to see the new film tomorrow I wanted to get in the mood with some awesome Potter work by you lovely lovely people.
I will only be displaying the good stuff here no smutty kinky fan art I'm afraid just the stuff that happens in the books.. but don't despair the work is amazing as you'll shall see!!

   The Boy Who Lived by ReillyBrown Harry Potter by ReillyBrown Harry Potter by ReillyBrown Harry Potter Eyes by KatieAlves Harry Potter Comic 08 by Loleia Harry Potter, '1945' by nicholaskole Harry Potter: Portraits by daekazu :thumb235417399: :thumb234748507: In another life by lily-fox your obvious is showing by burdge Thank You Harry Potter by IshaanMishra Harry Potter by mikemaihack :thumb237324238: Open at the Close by spicysteweddemon Daddies: Potter Premiere by Muchacha10 Deathly Hallows: Harry Potter by NickyToons Harry Potter vs Voldemort by AO-RY Harry Potter by crowded-teeth Harry and Ginny by RoroZoro :thumb227355299: :thumb221224882: :thumb217838850: Harry Potter - MadEye Moody by RobertAtkins Harry Potter by lillibreeze :thumb238889719: IMPROVEMENT MEME by TheUltimateChaos Harry Potter by B1nd1 :thumb147
:iconteapot-mysteries:Teapot-Mysteries 206 79
Kalafina by TaoNeko Kalafina :icontaoneko:TaoNeko 1,780 286 The dryad IIb by LokiAndersdottir The dryad IIb :iconlokiandersdottir:LokiAndersdottir 159 15





My art parner :icongenerartist: created the animation of myself you can now see on my DA avatar and here in a bigger size:


My FB page
  • Listening to: Mistborn 3 audiobook
  • Reading: Feast for crows
  • Watching: Game of Thrones
  • Drinking: Tea
Have a look ;)…
  • Listening to: Mistborn 3 audiobook
  • Reading: Feast for crows
  • Watching: Game of Thrones
  • Drinking: Tea


Journal Entry: Thu Jul 5, 2012, 5:05 AM

I am quite into steampunk in the moment with  a lot of projects on the subject.

So here I will feature some of DA ´s great steampunk art;) (and some of my own ^^)

Steampunk by cute-loot Steampowered II by Gloria-T-Dauden
Steampunk by MariannaInsomnia Steampunk portrait by Gloria-T-Dauden
Steampunk by jfdavis28 SteamPunk Octopus by AlexBroeckel
Victorian Steampunk Dragonfly Necklace by byrdldy
Steampowered by Gloria-T-Dauden

Mature Content

Steampunk Nouveau by martinacecilia

Steampunk Circus Doll 3 by mizzd-stock On a Paralell World... II by Gloria-T-Dauden
:thumb126033649: Steampunk Harem by DrawingNightmare
Steampunk by artsangel Marvels of Science and Steampunk by JonHodgson

  • Listening to: Mistborn 3 audiobook
  • Reading: Feast for crows
  • Watching: Game of Thrones
  • Drinking: Tea


Gloria-T-Dauden's Profile Picture
Daydreams of the writer. Will they ever became the dreams of others?

Current Residence: Spain
Favourite genre of music: Symphonic /Gothic metal
Favourite photographer: Margaret Cameron
Favourite style of art: Dark fantasy
Favourite cartoon character: Nemi
Personal Quote: "Haz lo que quieras"


Add a Comment:
NickRoberts10 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
Happy birthday, fellow Code Geass fan!
GioArturi Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2017
Happy Birthday, lovely lady!!! :rose: :cake: :party: :sun: :heart: :love: :kiss: :hug:
SkyfireDragon Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2016   Artisan Crafter
Green Dragon Happy Birthday!
NickRoberts10 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2016  Hobbyist Writer
Happy birthday, fellow Code Geass fan!
Add a Comment: