Hope you are all well. This is the final journal for the year.
And MY GOSH this year was over so quick that I'm still in shock
But out with the old and in with the new
It's that time of year again to give out my annual "DiamonEyes Family Jewels Awards"
This is the SECOND year I'm doing this ,and like last year, this is all just for good fun and it way to feature and give out some points to much loved artists here
You are all so good to me and I want to try to give back
Unfortunately I'm not exactly loaded with money, but believe me I with i could give out point to everyone of my watchers if I did have the
The first batch of people will be named and get a pice featured along with a 10 points just to make it feel more like an award
So let's us get started with the 2012 DiamonEyes Family Jewels Awards!
* The "Cutie Beauty Award" for most kind watcher this year goes to:
for her much appreciated worth she brings to the groups I'm in.
Here killer eye for color really stands out from the crowd
* The "Cutie Beauty Award for MEN" goes to:
for absolutely always managing to make me laugh and checking in just see the how the weather is :
* The "Brotha From Anotha Motha Award" goes to:
for his inspiring and entertaining as hell art that goes beyond cool!
Olivia is waiting for you!
* The "Total Fucking Amazing-Awesome Award" for obvious reasons goes to:
for being so supportive and managing to keep in touch despite the extremely busy life he lives!
OH and because his art is great too
* The "Manipulators Of Mayhem Award" for BEST stock artists goes to:
You guys are the best. TOTALLY the best!!!
* The "Secret Evil Man Award" for....I don't know I just needed to make a title for this warad. Anyways it goes to:
You know I just love your work!
* The "Dragon Wings Award" for having those words in her screen name goes to:
You always know how to make anyone's day a bit brighter!
* The "Mega Supporter Award" for obvious reasons goes to:
Who KNOWS all about what friendship is all about!
* The "Thug Award" for being TOO badass goes to:
Who just happens to be my evil side...or is that my good side
* The "Humble Artist Award" goes to:
for being willing to learn new stuff despite that he's pretty much the best at what he does anyways
* The "Real Good Timez Award" goes to:
for all the funny things that happen behind the scenes at groups! And making KILLER art to boot!
* The "Gas Mask Award" goes to:
for his many talents and kind-hearted attitude
* The "The Cat Man Award" goes to:
for the best cat group in the world
* The "Razzle Dazzle Award" goes to:
for always surprising me with every new piece!
* The "Deadly Premonition Award" goes to:
for not only having the BEST avatar in the world, but also for her always appreciated comments faves and honesty
* The "Big Bad Boss" Award goes to:
For being a GREAT leader at his groups and being a great friend too
* The "Gorgy Award" goes to:
for his women of unbelievable beauty!
* The "Beam Me Scotty Award" goes to:
for being the coolest friend and running some of the most respectable groups here on DA
* The "Best Interview" award goes to:
This was a very eyeopening interview and a great peek into the mind of a truly creative talent that deserves all the exposure possible! You are AMAZING!!!
Enter the VOYD: an interview with VHelloooooo all! :iconbadassplz: I'm back again, after the last couple hellish days. But now I'm taking the time to post a new Feature Interview for ya all to enjoy
Last time we had an in-depth look at the stunning works of the awesome artist DAN MITCHELL :icondeathmetaldan: If ya missed it, you can catch it right here: http://diamoneyes.deviantart.com/journal/quot-Interviewing-Dan-the-DeathMetal-Man-quot-322209534
Today I have the honor of interviewing an artist who I consider to be on the top 5 artists here on DeviantART. :icongritoplz: Down-to-Earth, supportive, and downright SEXY as HELL!!! Of course I'm talkin about "V" :iconvoydkessler:
So without further ado, let's get this on road!!!
:iconDiamonEyes::iconsaysplz: Glad to have you here! Please give our readers a small background of yours
Now I wish i had room for everyone here, but unfortunately, I don't so this is gonna be the SECOND part of the award, for very specific areas
I luvz you all though! Remember that!
These people will get a feature and 40 points each!
* "MOST INSPIRING ARTIST AWARD" goes to:
Not very often do people come along that manage to not only impress me, but also have an amazing backstory too them as well. You are an example of why i like to meet people here
You have a wonderful family and are a true friend
* "BEST ADAPTATION AWARD" goes to:
I received a LOT of fan art this year.
And each one was epic and I only wish that i could award everyone
But your work based on Olivia Henry truly was so surprising that is had us all talking over here and it still spoken highly of today as well! You did epic!!
* "GORGY GROUPIES" goes to:
It's almost unfair to make this category for fact that I think EVERYONE should have a part of this one, but last year I thanked some very supportive friends that kept my spirits up and spread joy all over the place...among other things
So this year's group of friends goes to
You all are not only some of the best of the best, but also the most kind hearted people I know here in addition to all from last year too
* "GIRL OF THE YEAR" goes to:
simply put the funniest, sexiest, coolest, and best woman here on DeviantART. You light up my day every time I see a message coming in from you
I aint never met a gal like YOU my wifey dear!
* "MAN OF THE YEAR" goes to:
It was a TOUGH one to decide on this one, but YOU sir have been so good to me that it couldn't go unnoticed!
Thankz for everything and I hope you continue making your great quality art!
And the final award for the year. And this is the biggest one
400 points and a special feature of my favorites from your gallery.
* "THE DIAMOND FLAME AWARD FOR ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2012 goes to:
None other than one of THE best artists here period.
J. Christopher Schmidt has shown nothing but the BEST of intentions and has brought me a newer look on comics as an art form as well. You have a serious talent that I only hope grows brighter as your fan base grows and grows. YOU ROCK THE BLOCK!!!!
Well that does it for this year's Family Jewels
I want to thank you all for watching and for all of the effort you put into your work. I will do everything I can to help you guys out. This year was met with a lOT of new introductions, friendly faces and even the unfortunate part of making a few enemies here too for bullshit stuff.
But We all need it to be able to go on with life.
Until Next year, I big ya all a HUGE "LATER ON EVERYONE!!"