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I’ve been thinking about gradually moving my work off of DA and onto my various other websites. I’ve already shifted my Alex Ze Pirate work to alexzepirate.com/ and I’ve moved my deviations that are in storage over to my main andysartworks.com/ site.

Now I’ve got one more feature to shift over and that’s journals. Ideally I would like to just start posting journals on my own website rather than on DA for a number of reasons. The link to the journals is located here andysartworks.com/journal (and can also be found on the top left of my main andysartworks.com/ site.

This came at just the right time as my subscription with DA has finally ended and... honestly... I don’t really feel like signing up for premium membership again. I love DA and my success here has been enormously life impacting in many ways, but at the same time I kinda feel like I need to have my own site and my page and my own place, which is what my various websites mean to me.

Do not fret, I won’t be disappearing from DA at all, just that I’ll be focusing more of my energies on my own pages. Art will still be posted here, journals will still be posted here, and I am in no way “leaving” the artistic communities.

Just wanted to give y’all a head’s up.
  • Mood: Speechless
  • Listening to: Atop the 4th Wall
  • Reading: All-New Marvel NOW! Point One
  • Watching: Noah
  • Playing: Marvel Puzzle Quest
  • Drinking: Hot Coco

WHICH HARRY POTTER BOOK? (don't comment, just pick please) 

28%
1,039 deviants said Prisoner of Azkaban
18%
661 deviants said Goblet of Fire
11%
393 deviants said Order of the Phoenix
10%
380 deviants said Half-Blood Prince
10%
372 deviants said Deathly Hallows
8%
312 deviants said Philosopher's Stone (UK)
7%
263 deviants said Chamber of Secrets
7%
260 deviants said Sorcerer's Stone (USA)

Favorite Quotes

"When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up."
~C.S. Lewis

“To judge a man by his weakest link or deed is like judging the power of the ocean by one wave."
~Elvis Presley

"Anyone can negatively criticize - it is the cheapest of all comment because it requires not a modicum of the effort that suggestion requires."
~Chuck Jones

“The seed of your next art work lies embedded in the imperfections of your current piece."
~David Bayles

“Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.”
~E. B. White

“If you hear a voice within you say, ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced”
~Vincent Van Gogh

“Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.”
~Salvador Dali

“The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke”
~Jerzy Kosinski

"If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original. Most kids have lost that capacity because we stigmatize mistakes. The creative adult is the child that survived."
~Anonymous

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.”
~Desmond Tutu

“To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.”
~Joseph Chilton Pearce

“What a treacherous thing to believe that a person is more than a person.”
~ John Green

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:icontompreston:
What's this got to do with me?
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:iconrauym:
rauym 2 days ago  New member
Feigning illness for sympathy points?  That's pretty low, Andy.
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:icontompreston:
No one is feigning anything, I mentioned I was sick but I didn't go into details specifically BECAUSE I don't want to look like I'm trying to get "sympathy points." That should've been pretty clear in my journal since I was asking what I should do about it.

And please stop block-evading.
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:iconveguaniel:
veguaniel 2 days ago  New member
If that were the case you wouldn't have brought it up in the first place.  Time to come clean Andy, being vauge only makes people assume the worst.
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