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NaNoEmo 2012 Done! by SparklyDest NaNoEmo 2012 Done! by SparklyDest
DONE! Finally!

I have been toying with the idea of entering the NaNoEmo this year, but I know me. If I am expected to come up with a new idea every day, I might make it four days....if I am lucky. So I pondered on and off about what I could do for the month, something that would provide me with some inspiration without tons of commitment from me....and then it hit me! I will do OCs, or ECs if you will, in my style! I love to see my OCs done by other people, and have always wanted to have a reason to do others (anyone remember the support badges? :eyes:) so this seemed like the perfect opportunity for it! So, every day I will *try* to add a new OC to my grid. And, as a call to arms, I would LOVE if you guys could suggest me some OCs of active emoticonists. I watch hundreds of them, but a lot of them are no longer around and I would really like to do some of the newer ECs as well...only I may not know you or you EC yet. So, if you would like to be included in my month long endeavor, just leave a comment and let me know. I have a handful I know I will be doing, I just need to be sure I have 30. :giggle:

The basic grid, in case anyone else wants to try something similar, can be found here: [link]

EDIT You will notice a huge edit here....leaving for the next couple of days to spend the holidays with my family down south. I didn't want to fall behind so I have updated to Saturday. Happy Weekend, gais, and Happy Thanksgiving to those who celebrate it! :heart:


List of Emoticonists Used

1. *marcphx Love this guy!

2. `stuck-in-suburbia This gal rocks...and it's her birfday today! :heart:

3. `Synfull I have known this lady for such a long time. I decided to attempt a mischievous look with my big eyes....Syn certainly looks devious. :evillaugh:

4. `Krissi001 I am such a fan of her work. Her animation and pixeling blow me away! I added a penguin here as I am pretty sure she loved them once. :giggle: Don't mind the fail penguin, I have never been great at emoting animals. :shifty:

5. `Mirz123 This fine woman is my twin in just about every way! She's my sister from another mister, basically. :giggle: And this is how I picture Minnie as a vampire. So adorable and just begging for a hug, you wouldn't see the fangs...until it was too late! :furious:

6. =I-is-smart Another emote appreciator, this dude has started up his own contest with fun letters (ECC) and needs more support for his EC theme challenges. :eyes:

7. `Quolia This chick does some awesome things with pixels...and she is just all around kind of amazing. :nod:

8. =Cmotes I love how this girl GUY shades his work....and his animations are always sooooo smooooooth! :faint:

9. =happy-gurl This girl has a style that is so uniquely hers. Her color palette is always spot on whatever piece she is working on. I am a fan, for sure. :nod:

10. *Ravenswd This guy's emotes are so punny and amusing. He has got mad skillz when it comes to coding too! :dummy:

11. =Eitvys200 This fella is new to the scene, but his little EC is cute and his pixels show potential. :meow:

12. =Phlum This dude's pixels skills are so understated. His shading is smooth and he conveys much on his tiny canvases. :headbang:

13. =Kath602 I love this girl's static pieces. :nod:

14. =SnowSniffer While this guy is still relatively new to me, his emotes are not the work of a newbie. His shading style is so shiny! :iconlovelyemoteplz:

15. ~shadow-emote New to the community, but is doing all he can to take part in projects and the like. :happybounce: Plus, I love me a dark EC. :eyes:

16. *otohime0394 This girly does some adorable pixels...and some majorly adorably plushies! (:whisper: I have a body and leg done, I haven't forgotten the trade!)

17. ~Czar-the-Dragon This guy's style....:drool: His shading is so unique and his expressions are just too adorable.

18. =IceXDragon I love this dude's work, and I love how original his EC is. :D

19. ~Snowshi This lady is into emotes and more! I saw her NaNoEmo expression sheet and just had to do Icefire grumpy. :giggle:

20. =BlissfullySarcastic This sexy chick uses sparkles in her dithering....what is not to love? :eyes:

21. =Arichy She cooks up cuteness with his pixels! :giggle:

22. *Oktanas How could I not feature another evil EC? :evillaugh:

23. =CubicInsanity Pixels, drawing, comics....just wow, really. :nod:

24. =Infinite-Carousel I love clovers.

25. ~LedMaiden Rock on!

26. =litecrush I wish I could get my hair that blue...

27. *a-kid-at-heart In my style, this guys is just downright odd. :giggle: I hope I didn't mutilate him too bad!

28. ~MerelyCubed Love how this EC thinks in a box. :eyes:

29. =Web5teR Jester hat!

30. =Sylvaur Pretty leave head attachments! :happybounce:
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Vanheath Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
xD they're really really nice ^^ I like it :happybounce:
SparklyDest Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much! :)
Vanheath Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
no problem :squee:
TheSaltyMonster Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013
Love this ^____________^
SparklyDest Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
:D Why thank you!
Astrikos Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2012   General Artist
:la: This is awesome! Nicely done!
SparklyDest Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
:dummy: Thanks!
Astrikos Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2012   General Artist
spring-sky Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I loved reading your comment on each emoticonist .:aww:

I'm also glad that I could recognize some :D

Nice work !
SparklyDest Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I had so much fun doing this...but the last so many days I got so bogged down with real life, I felt like I was throwing the last couple up with very brief comments. I am contemplating extending it to just add random ECs as I think of it. :aww:

Thanks! :la:
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