Welcome to February 2012’s Top Submission of Unframed-Nature.Thank you for being here whether you are a Member yet or not!
We welcome you and your support!
Since the beginning of January 2012, we’ve grown by over 300 Members!
So a HUGE welcome to all of our NEW MEMBERS!
Thank you to our loyal Members who have been submitting to our Group for a long time now. Without you, we wouldn’t be here.
We had another nice voters turn-out for February 2012, and most people are understanding the new voting system very well! Thank you as always, to you awesome special voters, who took the time to VOTE!
Let’s continue to submit our own BEST QUALITY work, enjoy it, improve upon it, enjoy the work of others, and Nature in general. It’s what it’s all about-
combining our art with our love of Nature, and coming together under that commonality!
Without further ado...Please Enjoy The Voted Top Submissions of February 2012.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL SELECTED IN FEBRUARY
Each section/folder has a small group, at the VERY TOP, where those had received just slightly more votes. The others are in no particular order.]
From: Birds, Invertebrates, Aquatics, Amphibians, Reptiles
From: Wild Animals
From: Domestic MAMMALS
From: ALL ‘Scapes
From: Nature Much Closer
From: FEATURED- “The Group’s Donors Folder”
:thumb279652249: Our Group’s MEMBERS of THE MONTH
These super Members each help and support our Group in their own fantastic, encouraging variety of ways, and we truly appreciate each of them for being such a wonderful part of this Group here! Our Group’s Recent Donors of POINTS Thanks to Those who Supported Our Recent Contest
First of all, to those who have continued to DONATE POINTS
to our Group, we thank you SO MUCH, because this helped out our recent contest, as well as it continues to help out future activities and Contest... we continue to feature you according to your points, and give you all EQUAL access to the GROUP DONORS’ FOLDER. To those individuals who featured the WINNERS:
[Not to include myself for the first place feature in my custom box on my Profile.]The GROUPS who featured: To those individuals who promoted the Contest:
[Not to include myself.]The GROUPS who promoted: Our Group’s UPCOMING EVENTS! On April 26th Unframed-Nature Will Be SIX! PARTY ACTIVITIES!
We will activate the “Monthly Theme Challenge”
Folder for the FIRST TIME!
THEME: April 2012’s B-DAY Theme- Nature’s COLOURS!
Opening: April 1st
& Closing: April 30th
One Entry per MEMBER
All-Media welcome that would fit this theme.
For example: Photography, Manipulations, Digital Paintings, Traditional Work, etc., just so long as the colours are not TOO “fake looking” such as in photography. And remember NO fantasy subject-matter, and ALL of our regular rules STILL apply... as to what we are STRICT about not wanting to see,
but we welcome our regular general folder subjects, i.e. Scapes, Close-ups, Domestic Mammals, Wild Animals, Birds ETC. ... as long as it is COLOURFUL! Simply, we are celebrating our BIRTHDAY, at %Unframed-Nature with the COLOURS of Nature!
Submit your best, as we will treat this as a Mini-Contest or Activity, and have a way to choose two favourites, and give out some points
, and some features! [More to come on the points, and how to choose the favourites, later.] BONUS!
A bonus for anyone who writes:
“Happy Birthday to %Unframed-Nature
” in the COMMENTS of their submission!
[We won’t require it, but we will LOVE it if you did!
We will give away THREE
Kiriban prizes in Points
and Features to MEMBERS who have contributed work to our Galleries.
The Pageview numbers to watch for are: 123,600 124,000 124,600
Send your link to your CATCH to Group NOTES!
There can be NO TIE. The FIRST one to get your NOTE with the LINK, will win
and a FEATURE in the next Group Journal! BIG CONTEST
We WILL have a BIG
Contest, sometime during Spring, pretty soonish...
Keep that in mind... and watch for those details!
[We’ll need lots of support for that.. prizes, etc!
] Group Reminders
We are an ALL-Media Group, but NOT all Subjects. MUST be ALL Nature-Related. Read more inside the LINK provided just below.
DO submit your BEST QUALITY work, we aren’t an elitist group, but we do want your best quality, please!
DO NOT Submit to the Featured Folder, as Currently it is being used for Group Donors.
DO Submit Birds, Etc. to the folder labeled WITH Birds, Etc., even though most birds are considered “Wild”...
We are MORE strict in 2012, than in 2011, with Architecture and will NOT be allowing in nearly as much... We have certain restrictions with humans, bridges, BOATS
, etc., as well.
If you have NOT read the COMPLETE “New Folder Descriptions and Rules” feel FREE to do so by going HERE: unframed-nature.deviantart.com…
. SCROLL to that section. OR
Rules for each Folder, are right inside of EACH Folder! Affiliate CONTESTS
is having a GREAT Contest with the theme
of: "Forrest Paths"
which is open to ALL MEDIA!
For more info. GO HERE: trees-with-character.deviantar…
is having a FUN Contest with the theme of: “Cats and Dogs”
which is a PHOTO Contest, only. The complete info., rules and dates for this Contest is found on their Profile Page, HERE: animalsoftheworld.deviantart.c…
is have a SUPER Contest with the theme of: “The Loneliness in the Mountain”
which is for photography only! Check out the the FULL Info., etc., HERE: mountainshots.deviantart.com/j…Thank you for your attention to our wonderful affiliates and their contests.