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By moving, adding and personalizing widgets.
You can drag and drop to rearrange.
You can edit widgets to customize them.
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Some widgets have options that are only available when you get a premium membership.
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"Why," you ask? Because we want profile pages to have freedom of customization, but also to have some consistency. This way, when anyone visits a deviant, they know they can always find the art in the top left, and personal info in the top right.
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I want NEED to get better at doing backgrounds. I want so badly to be able to create beautiful backgrounds for my artwork, but when I sit down and try, I get frustrated because I can't produce what I want to see. This is where my aspirations are:
And this is what I'm producing:
I realize that learning a new skill takes time and often years of practice, but I'm finding more and more that this frustration comes because I don't really know where to start to begin that process.
So I'm asking everyone here for help.
If anyone has any tips on how go from what I'm doing to a more matte-painting-ish style/concept art style, please tell me about how to do this; if you know of or have made any tutorials on this, please share! Critique my artwork, tell me what I need to change or do better or differently.
I'm sick of settling for 'good enough' and I need to move forward.