Original Character Contest - VOTING:icondisabled-dartist:'s first contest, The Original Character Contest, had some fantastic entries and now it is time to vote for your favorite!
As this group is intended to provide artists with "disabilities" with a network of fellow "disabled" artists, membership is restricted to individuals who identify themselves as having a permanent disability. Due to legal codes, no member is required to disclose personal information, including medical information pertaining to nature of disability. Members are only asked to send a request to join to an admin saying, "I have a disability and I would like to join the Disabled-dArtist group." Any personal information shared voluntarily with an admin will remain confidential unless permission is granted by the member in question to share this information.
Members are expected to follow the following guidelines:
- Act with decorum and show respect for oneself and others.
- Follow the Rules For Submission To Galleries
Rules For Submission To Galleries *
Members may submit one deviation to the Featured gallery per day and may submit up to five deviations to the Digital Art By Members, Traditional Art By Members, and Disabilities In Art galleries per day. These submissions may be of their own art or that of another artist.
- Be submitted to the proper folder
- Either be artwork created by a disabled individual OR depicting a disability and/or disability-related issues
- Not contain sexually explicit material or material that encourages hateful, discriminatory, or violent behavior, including but not limited to discrimination against any race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, sexuality, sexual orientation, age, [dis]ability, or beliefs**
- Be original artworks or writing, provided that all Submission Rules are followed
- Be fan-art or fan-fiction, provided that all Submission Rules are followed
- Contain artistic nudity, provided that all Submission Rules are followed
- Depict mature content, provided that all Submission Rules are followed
* All Rules are subject to change.
** Works depicting violence and/or discrimination are allowed, provided that they do not encourage said behavior. If you are unsure about whether a deviation is acceptable, contact an Admin and they will be glad to assist you in this judgment.