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This group is for all fantasy artists who love nature. Magical landscapes and creatures are the main focus. Both digital and traditional mendium is allowed.
Group
Founded 4 Years ago
Jan 6, 2014

Location
Global

Group Focus
Art Creation

Media Type
fantasy landscapes and creatures

1,264 Members
1,297 Watchers
43,365 Pageviews
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Forest Spirit by Calmality
Dragon by Der-Reiko
Green Dragon v2 by sandara
Magical Landscapes
Miril'Galadir by LhuneArt
Valurien by LhuneArt
The Hunt by ShahabAlizadeh
Petrified Forest by ShahabAlizadeh
Dragons
Elegant Transcendence by noctem-tenebris
Baby Dragons by sandara
Keyword Commission Leaf Dragon by thedancingemu
KingII by noctem-tenebris
Wolves and Foxes
One Man Army by LhuneArt
Breathe by LhuneArt
Black Raven Knows by Shwonky
Sunset serenity by Shinyfurry
Magical Horses
Centaur - CHARACTER DESIGN CHALLENGE by ritam
Stride of life by Alaiaorax
Ihuarraquax - Gwent Card by akreon
Advachiel, Angel of Sagittarius by PeteMohrbacher
Magical Creatures
Flames (+video) by Skyybi
Lynx's Feathers by FlashW
Apophis by wfdrawings
Resting deer by evelmiina
Elves
Arwen Nightbreeze by InaWong
Amrynn by TamikaProud
Hallar, The Firefletcher by boc0
Sotha Nall by MilicaClk
Other Magical Humanoids
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The Offering by 6Nereida6
Beetle Warrior by bukandewa
Crafts
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Fan-Art
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Stride by LhuneArt
Gwent Deidre Ademeyn -The Price of Neutrality by ThomasJakeRoss

Mature Content

Bruxa by Nezumi96
Contest Entries
Igni - creatures of renewal by Noctualis

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Group Rules

Here are some rules that you should follow so your submission will be accepted.
This groups main focus lies in fantasy landscapes and creatures. That's why:

- Your submission must be fantasy related
- There has to be something of nature related in your deviation, for example plants, rocks, ocean,... anything nature related. It can also be a creature that has nature features like leaves, branches,.. on it.
- It can contain fantasy creatures, but it doesn't have to.
- Mature content works will not be accepted.
- Your submission must have a certain skill level and must be a finished work. Sketches or deviations with a poor resolution will not be accepted.
- You can submit up to 3 deviations per day
Hello everyone of MagicalWoods!
First I want to thank all participants for joining our contest. We got many entries and judging was really difficult. We apologize for taking so long to do so, but we wanted to take our time to judge all contest entries very carefully. But now to the winners:

:bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow: FIRST PLACE :bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow:

:iconsaxargarm: I cannot help you by Saxargarm
This one was pretty clearly our winner of this contest. Both MilicaClk and me gave full marks on this artwork.
It has such an amazing impact on the viewer, was drawn with great skill and it's a very nice interpretation of our contest theme.

:bulletblack: Your prize is:
Three month premium membership or the same value in points (636 :points: ) .
Your artwork will be featured in our group and your deviation will be added to our featured folder.
Free "head colored with simple background" commission from me :iconsaraais:
Free full body watercolor commission with simple background from :icon7x77:
Feature from :iconkimraifan: and a custom avatar-sized emote from her.
You will be featured on :iconannewipf: journal and on her stock account, as well you will get a premade background from hermitcrabstock.deviantart.com… or an exclusive stock photo from hermitcrabstock.deviantart.com…
You will also receive a prize from :iconart-and-books:, who offers a batch of 10 postcards illustrating their winning entry like these: fav.me/d87e3i7


:bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow: SECOND PLACE :bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow:
:iconannaarmona: Magic wood. by AnnaArmona
Then it got really difficult, quite some artworks scored very high as well. This one was the one who got the second most points for our voting.
It's a wonderful scenery with a nice little story behind and was painted with a lot of skill for composition and colors.

:bulletblack: Your prize is:
One month premium membership or the same value in points (396 :points: ).
Your artwork will be featured in our group and your deviation will be added to our featured folder.
Free commission from :iconmilicaclk: (details will soon be added)
Free commission from :iconshade730:
Feature from :iconkimraifan:
You will be featured on :iconannewipf: journal and on her stock account, as well you will get a premade background from hermitcrabstock.deviantart.com… or an exclusive stock photo from hermitcrabstock.deviantart.com…
You will also receive a prize from :iconart-and-books:, who offers a batch of 10 postcards illustrating their winning entry like these: fav.me/d87e3i7

:bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow: THIRD PLACE :bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow:
:iconthe-fox-of-wonders: Soul of the Forest by The-fox-of-wonders
This beautiful artwork is a good example for creativity and symbolism. It resembles our contest theme perfectly and it's clearly visible that the artist loved drawing it.

:bulletblack: Your prize is:
Will receive 300 points :points: .
Your artwork will be featured in our group and your deviation will be added to our featured folder.
Free colored full body commission with no background from :iconanimalcartoons:
Feature from :iconkimraifan:
You will be featured on :iconannewipf: journal and on her stock account, as well you will get a premade background from hermitcrabstock.deviantart.com… or an exclusive stock photo from hermitcrabstock.deviantart.com…
You will also receive a prize from :iconart-and-books:, who offers a batch of 10 postcards illustrating their winning entry like these: fav.me/d87e3i7

:bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow: FOURTH PLACE :bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow:
:iconemisferosinistro: Rebirth by Emisferosinistro
This painting was very close to the third place. It's such an creative idea, drawn with much attention to detail.

:bulletblack: Your prize is:
You will receive 30 points and will be featured in our group.
You will also receive a prize from :iconart-and-books:, who offers a batch of 5 postcards illustrating their winning entry like these: fav.me/d87e3i7

:bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow: FIFTH PLACE :bulletyellow: :star: :bulletyellow:
:iconkaritaart:
Also a very nice interpretation of our contest theme, painted with great skill.

:bulletblack: Your prize is:
You will receive 30 points and will be featured in our group.
You will also receive a prize from :iconart-and-books:, who offers a batch of 5 postcards illustrating their winning entry like these: fav.me/d87e3i7

Honorable Mentions:
These artworks also scored very high, so the least we can do is give those a feature.
Igni - creatures of renewal by Noctualis Magical Woods by DragonOfAkasha Spirit fox -Handcrafted- Rhiannon Woolf by RhiannonWoolf Autumn Parade by Zephiriara

Don't forget to take a look at all entries ;) --> magicalwoods.deviantart.com/ga…

I want to thank all donators for those awesome prizes! All winners will please get in contact with the donators to receive their prizes.
Thanks to everyone who participated. It was a great contest and we hope to more like those in the future. Until then have a nice day! :love:

-Saraais
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:iconavafury:
avafury Featured By Owner May 4, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
my submission has expired ;C
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Jarman-Dog Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much for the request =)
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:iconmilicaclk:
MilicaClk Featured By Owner Edited Jan 21, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
You are welcome, your illustrations are beautiful :)
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:iconmevaa:
mevaa Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2018  Hobbyist
Is this group still active?
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:iconmilicaclk:
MilicaClk Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Yes it is, tho this month I got a lot of work and so little free time for voting and arranging. 
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mevaa Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2018  Hobbyist
OK, thanks :)
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DiscipleDJ Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2017
Can I ask why you declined my submission?
fav.me/dbonsgf  Just curious to know, no disrespect.
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MilicaClk Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2017  Professional Digital Artist
Hi, skill level not meeting group standards.
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DiscipleDJ Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2017
ok. Can you tell me how to improve?
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