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Point Commission for Miicchi-Miyuu by Kyuko-nee

Yo, awesome job on the drawing, I really love the way you color! It's awesome. :D And yes, everybody gotta love pie, especially pumpkin ...

Latias and Latios by BaffledDingo

Pretty Good Drawing! To start off, the drawing itself is very good, I can't draw Pokemon all too well. XD However, the coloring itself ...

. A NEW WORLD . by AsuHan
by AsuHan

Wow, this is an amazing piece of copic art. Congrats on the DD +! You definitely deserved it. You successfully created an awesome bg (I...

Rarity: Great job, Coco-chan by CheckerBoardAZN

So these are the personified characters from My Little Pony? I don't know much, but you've definitely gotta work the anatomy on BOTH fa...


Commissions - Open by SweetDukePoint Commissions - Open by SweetDukeKiribans - On Hold by SweetDukeCollaborations - Open by SweetDukeRequests - Friends Only by SweetDukeTrades - Ask Me by SweetDuke


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Easter! What are you doing this weekend? 

5 deviants said Nothing at all.
1 deviant said Gonna go with family/church and celebrate.
1 deviant said Eat all the Peeps and Chocolate Bunnies.
1 deviant said (TBH I'm going to a convention this weekend LOL)

Tagged! - Cinyu

Journal Entry: Wed Apr 8, 2015, 11:15 AM

Tagged by cinyu 

1) You must post these rules 
2) Share 10 facts about yourself 
3) Answer the 10 questions asked by the person who tagged you and make up 10 questions for people you tag 
4) Choose 10 people and put 10 icons in your journal
5) Not something like, "You are tagged if you read that". 
6) You have to legitimately tag 10 people. 
7) No tag-backs. 
8) You can't say that you don't do tags. 
9) You MUST make a journal entry! No comments.


  1. I'm about to graduate this year! Class of 2015 YOOOOO!
  2. I love doing tags. They're usually pretty fun. But then I end up forgetting my own facts LOL.
  3. I have a terrible memory, like no joke. Tell me something right now, and an hour from now, I'll probably forget.
  4. My initials are KLC.
  5. I'm such a crybaby
  6. Anytime during Spring and Autumn is my most favorite weather.
  7. I don't know how anyone hasn't noticed this, but my favorite colors are Green, Purple and Grey.
  8. I like muscly men. Tall, dark (or at least not pasty white!), muscly men. o w o
  9. On some dudes, stubble is sexy. UNF
  10. My favorite video game series is "Tales of".

Cinyu's questions

1. What is your favorite game?

There's two games that top, Tales of Symphonia and Eternal Sonata. GO PLAY THEM RIGHT NOW. THEY'RE WORTH IT ALL.
Chopin :la: cowffee  (People who have played Symphonia will get the coffee joke)

2. What's your Chinese zodiac sign?
Chinese Zodiac: Ox emote  Ox! But I'm like so totally weak LOL Cry forever 

3. Which Anime would you suggest others to watch?

I have no idea? I haven't been watching any anime so recently ;;
Though, if you're into Shoujo, I recommend Kaichou wa Maid-sama, I'm no shoujo fan, but it's really funny and cute. It reminds me of certain friends.
Llama-Emoji-12 (Left and Right) [V1] 

4. What's your inspiration source for your art?

My friends! I usually draw something that reminds me of them. Or any video games really.

5. Lets share music! What is your current favorite song?

Llama Emoji-10 (Shy) [V1] 
GO LISTEN TO THEM. THEY'RE PERF Zico, P.O., Taeil and Kyung are my babies though, you can't have them

6. What was the happiest moment of your life?

Meeting my very 1st best friend, BlackOut2020 , I'm pretty sure I mentioned her more than enough times how much I freaking love this girl. She always makes my day, no matter what.

7. How do you know me? What is your very first memory about me?

Since I started writing articles for :iconcranimeandmanga:, we talked as a group through Skype, and ended up being very good friends! TBH, I was scared of you at first! D:

8. Maths or Physics? 


9. What is your biggest wish at the moment?

To leave my toxic home with my friends, and my dog. I wouldn't want to leave my dog to suffer with my parent, she's already bad enough with me..

10. Last question, how are you? 

Pretty.....Eh. Not all that fun. I'm bored.


I'm dumb
  1. Who's your favorite artist on dA? Why?
  2. What do you think of me?
  3. What do you plan to do in the future?
  4. What's your top 3 favorite colors?
  5. Mac or Windows?
  6. Favorite Song?
  7. Favorite Band?
  8. Where do you wish to be right now?
  9. What are your biggest fears?
  10. Favorite Video Game?




2nd Event: Request [Closed]Second Event: Request
ProfileGallery | My Commission
I will announce the winner soon

Uh...i'm lazy to make a interesting journal....sorry....well!!
Hi You! Yeah You! Thank you very much for being my watchers, for supporting me, appreciate my artwork and become an amazing friend for me. Now....The second event is..... Request. This is not first come first serve. 

rrrrrrrrrrr .... I just had less than 20 participants. 
So, now.... there is only one winner chosen by me (not via raffle). 

1 character chibi for one winner (with BG or no BG)>>

This is Just Example

New Commission [OPEN]Status Commissions: Open
Commission Types
Heart astgart-ChibiChibi
Price: 250Points /simple character; 300 Points /detail character (+100Points for add BG)
Full body colored
    How to Order:
    Note Me and fill this form
     >Subject Note: astgart-ChibiChibi
     >References (must be colored):
     >Personality References (optional):
Heart astgart-Blooming Waist Up
This Commission is special for wa
GIVEAWAY RAFFLE - CLOSED!!!EDIT!!! And here are the lucky ones (if you want I have the screenshots of the randomized lists):
1. Darkabyss101
2. JeanLuz
1. WaterLikeGlue
2. illuminatedflower
I'm going to note you to ask for references of the character you want me to draw.
I should be able to finish all of them during this week, no later than Sunday * v *
Again, thank you so so much for participating, I wasn't expecting so many (yes, you are a lot for me!) considering I'm a newbie here and my art needs to improve a lot sdfghjkjh maybe I'll open another giveaway next week, depending on how busy I am with classes ; v ;
EDIT!!! Thank you all for participating (★^O^★) in 6-7 hours I'll announce the winners (I will contact them by note)!
Hi there! I've joined dA from a couple of days and I wanted to do a little giveaway raffle (I'm having an art block rn asdfgdsa), and I'd love to draw some OCs and
 Request: War!! by astgartA Secret Garden of The Axe Majesty by astgartDN ANGEL by astgart


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Karen C.
Artist | Student | Traditional Art
United States
I finally got around the chance to tell you all about me! *phew*
You can call me by my name, Karen, Hikari, or Hana!
Astrology Series - Cancer by feiyan July 18 :P

Tumblr. Stamp by PFV0-Stamp : (You're not gonna find much, its mostly reblogs, because my computer doesn't seem to like my arts. D: )
YouTube by angelkittin : Animewover300 (you'll find stupid shit. I haven't uploaded in a while. All you're really gonna get is my favorites basically.)
Twitter Stamp by SparkLum : @hikarihanazono3 (Mostly active) @halfhumanshadow (not too active. You'll mostly find hate here, though.)
PIXIV member stamp by Teruchan : #2970346 You won't find much here. I don't update as much. I wish I did. ;=;
Livestream stamp by MissDidichan :… I will always post up a deviation for a livestream.
Skype by beigbeider Ask me! :D

STAMPS! :3 Stamp: I Love Stamps by FantasyStockAvatars
I love my TABLET stamp by RRRAIStamp - Milk Lover by firstfearStamp - Paint Tool Sai User by firstfearStamp - Watch Me by firstfearSTAMP: Dog Lover by zungzwangteddy stamp by findyQ.:.Wii Stamp.:. by xEternaLTwilighTxEzio Auditore da Firenze by ovstampsStamp: Spring vibes by OtterAndTerrierSummer stamp by WerxzyLlama-limousine by DS-DNA.:.PS3 Stamp.:. by xEternaLTwilighTx.:.Gamer Girl Stamp.:. by xEternaLTwilighTxMascara Stamp by ladieofficalLegend Of Zelda Stamp by 666mel666Stamp: Colored pencils by ibis-diedGirl-Gamer Stamp by BowChickaBowWowStamp - GIYF by firstfearI Love deviantART Stamp by ViciousCherry058 - Kick in the Head by clumsyrebelI love tea Stamp by JEricaMI simply love soup by Tea-StrawberryEND Stamp by SailorSolarHolmes + Watson by makeitstampyIron Man by AraulsStampsI_love_manga-stamp by kluska-chanRyuk Fan Stamp by four-eyed-samuraiLittleBIGplanet stamp by capitaljayI love TEA stamp by RRRAIThe Llamas V2 by EmmaL27Tough Love Stamp by CreepiestI Love Rainbows Stamp by zara-leventhalIce Cream S.T.A.M.P by 4EverYoungKidI love what I love by AjvonkaRain Stamp by Stamp221I love my watchers Stamp by Tripp-X-FoxxThanks for Favourite by TheLoveTrainStamp: I use DA more than Facebook by LittleMissWeskerComment plz by 1FoxyladyStamp: Men + long hair = ... by SilvarEnOI dont support fur trading by RanStampsGay Rights Stamp by StampMakerLKJNo, just no by YoumaddotcomLosing a sneeze.. by DesuSigMakerAlbinism is Beautiful Stamp by ThreshieRight handed stamp by WhiteKimahriI Heart Androgyny Stamp by arsh-stampsNudists Are Not Perverts by BearkataDAT ASS! by Sparkleee-SprinkleBoth Can Be Beautiful Stamp by Aimee-Valentine-ArtEyeliner Stamp by Kezzi-RoseI heart mechanical pencils by reynaruinaStamp: Love by delusional-dreamsStamp: Patience by delusional-dreamsStamp: Kindness by delusional-dreamsStamp: Peace by delusional-dreamsart helps me relax stamp by wol4ica-stockI Want To Live In UK Stamp by Aguz001I love Chrome by CHLII love colors by crushedcoreI love tea stamp by capitaljay.:.Hot Coco Stamp.:. by xEternaLTwilighTxFruit Series: Mango by ladieofficalFruit Series: Kiwi by ladieofficalPepsi Stamp by linkhero55Pocky Fan Stamp by linkhero55The Only True Love Stamp by ladieofficalPizza Stamp by The-FairywitchStamp by wolf-wisperLing Yao 7 - O HAI by Gilligan-StampsDeadpool Stamp by aniphx.:Switzerland Gun Smex:. by QueenOfPrussiabuttercup stamp by generationmSimple Silly Sai Stamp by PrinnyDanceI Support SAI STAMP by KittyChan12STAMP Kasane Teto by The-Last-Fallen-AngeVOCALOID stamp by DemireTea Makes Everything Better by delusional-dreamsStamp: In some ways I fail as a girl. by CatthyloveSmilies by Mellow-StampsGimmeYaoi - Stamp by Tami-Stampssanefangirlsexist by SweetTeaholicfanART stamp by minas-stampsWeird? by PonyononyoZodiac Stamp 'Cancer' by SharkfoldA silent minute by Faeth-designLearning English Stamp by Fischy-Kari-chanMy English Is Not Perfect by Faeth-design

IRL Friends:
:iconblackout2020: :iconomgitsneons::iconcherrywhiskey:

People I consider good friends! :D
:iconrachiumz: :iconsealandangel: :iconfae-chii: :icongold-angel-ia: :iconaldeiphry: :iconotakuloverx100: :iconwill-the-lazybones: :iconsmartass-day-dreamer: :iconvividflow:

Amazing artists~ (I have waayyyy too many that I love ;w; )
:iconadmirawijaya: :iconc2ndy2c1d: :iconcherriuki: :icondevious-riceball: :iconeternal-s: :icongoku-no-baka: :iconladyusada: :iconmiranduless: :iconsakimichan: :iconsmartass-day-dreamer: :iconvaniilya: :icondenshin: :iconecthelian: :icongisellerocks: :iconinma: :iconikr: :iconk-koji: :iconkhaoskai: :iconkittysophie: :iconkiwa007: :iconlonerurouni187: :iconmeago: :iconmiss-it-girl: :iconzenithomocha: :iconprinceprocrastinate: :iconuchuubranko: :iconkodamacreative:/:iconyaoi-world: :iconyamio: :iconyuki-chan2::iconruri-dere::iconnilfea::iconkrawark::iconsakon04::iconangelz-devil::iconasuhan::iconcygnetzzz::icondemitasse-lover::iconhitogata::iconlalami02::iconluleiya::iconzaphylla::iconangelz-devil::iconarsenixc::iconasuka111::iconaya-mei::iconblackmayo::iconbloodshedera::iconabrza:
The list goes on.


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Apus-Pallidus Featured By Owner 41 minutes ago
Thank you for the watch! :heart:
ChiakiAutumn Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Student Digital Artist
thanks for the watch dearieee~~:iconblushuplz:
illuminatedflower Featured By Owner 3 hours ago  Student Traditional Artist
You're so welcome. Your art is like yaaas. <3
do you have a youtube with speed paints? I'd love to see how you do such awesome art.
rheamii Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist
hello there! thank you very much for the watch! Emoji08 
illuminatedflower Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Traditional Artist
You're very welcome, I hope to see more of your art! :D it's so pretty. Have you thought about making a coloring tutorial? o w o
rheamii Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist
omg thanks////// i'm glad to hear that!
i've made some step by step image and drawing video though, you can see those in my gallery or go to my youtube page ^u^ (link is on my profile fyi)
themandii Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the faves, darling!
illuminatedflower Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
You're welcome!
SugaSkull Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015  Student Digital Artist
nice channel place thingy
illuminatedflower Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
thank you!
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