Consider this my annual "I'm going to do more art this year!" post. Though, technically I /did/ more art last year. Just.. didn't upload it. Maybe I'll do that. Maybe.
But seven years? Really? That's a third of my life, if my math is correct.
Holiday Card Project 2007This year marks deviantART's fourth annual Holiday Card Project! With the goal of bringing a little cheer to patients in the hospital during the holiday season, the Holiday Card Project connects deviants from all around the world and applies their tremendous artistic abilities in designing and creating get well holiday cards.Holiday Card Project 2007 by Heidi
Last year the Project received well over 1200 holiday cards sent in by more than 700 deviants from 44 different countries/political regions. Those cards were then divvied up and distributed in person by dA members at the UCI Medical Center in Orange, California. Extra cards were given to various hospitals in the U.S. and Canada for their staff to hand out to patients.
The idea behind the Holiday Card Project is to simply try and do something nice for others. However, if that isn't enough incentive, every deviant who submits a card will be given a free one month subscription to deviantART,
Weekend to End Breast CancerIntroductionWeekend to End Breast Cancer by lolly
For the past 5 years our very own $Moonbeam13 has been involved in supporting and raising money for The Weekend To End Breast Cancer event in Toronto.
She has done this in a fairly quiet and discreet way so we felt it was time to shed a bit more light on what exactly she does for this great cause.
To give a bit of background, in the past 4 years this organization has raised over 60 million dollars in donations and through this has made some landmark strides in advancing the research on breast cancer, which claims the lives of close to 50,000 women a year and about a quarter million women diagnosed per year.
This money does ma