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In Memory of AnnaKirsten

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Inspiration Station. AnnaKirsten
:iconannakirsten:  AnnaKirsten









Have a good time there. rest in peace.......
                                                                                                 
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Inspiration Station: AnnaKirsten

A tribute to AnnaKirsten, who passed away on the 5th of January, 2016.
I'm not good with words, so I'll let the artwork speak for her. :)
Rest in peace, Anna. The community will be missing you. :rose:

 

 

   
If you'd like to contribute to the next Inspiration Station issue, please send a note to C-91.
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Inspiration Station Week 7 - @AnnaKirsten

It is with great sadness that this week sees the work of our friend and colleague Nicky AnnaKirsten Keates being featured in the Inspiration Station series.
As most of you will already know Anna lost her fight with cancer just a few days ago, lovingly supported by her family and the staff at Forrest Holme Hospice in Dorset.
Anna's daughter has let us know just how important Anna's involvement here on Deviantart was to her, as she struggled with health problems. It was here she was able to interact with friends, share her art and make enormous contributions to the fractal art community, giving her great personal fulfillment.
In return so many of us valued her friendly and welcoming presence, appreciated her art and acknowledged the amount of hard work she put in writing art features, commenting on our own work and managing several fractal art groups. Some here knew Anna for many years and others for a shorter time, nonetheless her daily p
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Inspiration Station - AnnaKirsten
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This week's feature is dedicated to AnnaKirsten :iconannakirsten:, who recently passed away on January 5th.
Anna was an inspirational member of the fractal community and she will be missed by many. I want to remember her with this feature of some of her wonderful works.










Glimpse into the Forever by AnnaKirsten
Here they come by AnnaKirsten
R.I.P. Anna, you will be greatly missed. :rose:
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Inspiration Station - AnnaKirsten
As some of you may be aware, a cornerstone of the fractal art community, :iconAnnaKirsten:  AnnaKirsten passed away recently.
Whether you knew her by name or not, it is a sure thing that if you have even just a passing interest in fractal art as a medium, you've seen at least a handful of her pieces.
Her style was indeed what I would call her own. AnnaKirsten made amazing fractal landscapes that blurred the borders between fractal art and painting in a way fully recognisable and unique to her.
Now, with a moment of silence, let's all take a trip down memory lane and take in the treasures left behind.







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In honour of our group's founder: Anna Kirsten
"So ...In case I should suddenly disappear from here."   (Anna Kirsten Aug. 2015)
Anna wrote these words at one of those many times when her health had been failing.  She felt she needed to hand over the reins of being founder in the many groups she had been so actively involved in setting up and running.  She wished to get things in order, you might say.  She dearly did not wish these groups to fail. Anna did not like to let people down and would do her utmost to honour commitments made, even when her poor health made it a struggle.

On the 5th January 2016, sadly,  Anna passed away after a short battle with cancer, and after many years of illness.  We send our love and prayers to her family and friends. We will never forget our Anna, and your Nicky.
In 2015, Anna mentioned how her painful left shoulder and her breathlessness (due to abnormal heart rhythms) was causing her difficulties in playing the flute - her music was such a gr
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Feb 2016 UF Challenge - Hearts for Anna
 
Heart Peach Dot Bullet - F2U! Heart Peach Dot Bullet - F2U! Heart  Feb 2016 Challenge - Hearts for Anna Heart Peach Dot Bullet - F2U! Heart Peach Dot Bullet - F2U! Heart 

As most of you will know the original founder of this group, :iconannakirsten: AnnaKirsten, sadly passed away on January 5th this year. She very much enjoyed bringing this group to life and put much of her time and energies into making it a place where Ultra Fractal artists could come together and learn from each other. We thought it would nice to merge a heart themed challenge with
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Already nearing the end of January...
:bulletwhite: goodbye to Anna... :bulletwhite:
An amazing artist has left us, as you head to the stars my friend know you leave a hole in the lives of your family and friends and in the dA fractal community,
a hole that will never be filled. We have lost an amazing person heaven has gained an amazing star.


:bulletwhite: more goodbyes...:bulletwhite:
I can't believe how many amazing and talented actors and musicians we have already lost this year... :(
My dad introduced me to Motorhead when i was still under 10, it left me with a love of rock and heavy metal that has remained with me
i hear the name 'Lemmy' and automatically its like i can taste jack and coke and hear the opening lines of 'Ace of Spades'

Bowie - i cannot believe we say goodbye to the starman,  I adored Bowie as the Goblin King in the labyrinth, but grew to love his
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Tribute to Anna and WDA Winners. January 22
Hello, dear Members! :iconamorbln:
Before starting with our WDA I would make a small tribute to a great person, artist and friend who is no longer with us. :iconAnnaKirsten:
I really miss you, my dear Anna. :tears:









Twister by AnnaKirsten
I love you, my dear friend!!! :iconheartcandleplz::hug:zzz 
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And now The Weekly Deviation Award (WDA).
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Anna Kirsten - Sad news
Sad News
Today I learned that my good friend AnnaKirsten passed away on Tuesday, January 5th 2016. Her daughter, Karen, has written a journal on Anna's profile here: Link
It was only a few short weeks ago I learned how seriously ill Anna was so the speed of her deterioration has been a great shock. I shall miss her.
This artwork is one of Anna's - so typical of her beautiful style of fractal art and a reflection of her great spirituality and faith. It seems a poignant and very apt tribute to a wonderful, kind lady who contributed so much to the DA community:

Sleep in peace, my friend. :heart:
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AnnaKirsten...
No, I disagree!
Just wanted to take a moment to express my sadness about my dA friend AnnaKirsten who passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2016. She was a beautiful soul and I enjoyed the interaction we had over the years here. Please keep her family in your prayers as they mourn the loss. I have placed a few of her art pieces here. She was a VERY talented fractal artist along with photographer.
I particularly love this photo she took--how wonderful that she is actually in the presence of the TRUE LAMB---our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lamb of God.


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Daily Fractal Feature 12th January, for Anna
As some of you might already know, our beloved Anna Kirsten passed away January 5th! It's quite a shock! I always thought she'd be back here inspiring us all like she always did! Anna got me started here with DFF doing features just a few months ago! I can't seem to grasp that we won't be seeing anymore of her awesome fractal landscapes! Everything seems much darker now!
So I'd like to feature just a few of her fantastic works!
Glimpses of heavenly places by :iconannakirsten:

I'm sure she's in a heavenly place now! Wish I could say I'd see her there!
Dream a little by :iconannakirsten:

What amazing talent!
Bleak Mid Winter by :iconannakirsten:

One of my favorites!
Only things eternal will remain by :iconannakirsten:

Incredible the things she cou
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Sad News
Dear all,
This is Karen, Anna's daughter.
It is with great sadness that I have to inform you mum passed away on Tuesday 5th January at 9pm. She deteriorated very rapidly and we are all very shocked by what has happened. Before she went, she asked me to update you all, as she loved her time on this site and in her conversations with you. Mum was unable to interact with people in person for many years, due to poor health, and her time on this forum gave her the friendship and interest that she needed to live her life in a more fulfilled and less isolated way. For this I also want to thank you all!
In the final weeks of her life she was at utter peace that she was going to be with the Lord and so I try to celebrate the freedom she now has, without the limitations set by her physical body. This is difficult, as I miss her and my father grieves deeply for her too. Whilst contemplating my mum prayerfully and tearfully, the Lord gave me a poem that I managed to share with mum before she left
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update from Anna
This is Karen, daughter of Anna. She has recently been diagnosed with cancer of the liver and various bones, including her spine. This came about when in Bournemouth hospital for her heart problems, and they discovered many anomalies in her blood results, which led to several urgent scans, and a couple of CT scans. In one sense it makes a lot of sense to all the various symptoms she has had in the past few months. In another, it was shocking news. However, she is in perfect peace about it now she has come to terms with it, and is able to rest in God's blessed assurance of His presence and love. Hopefully soon she will be able to get a little more active on here, but in the meantime, while they sort out which type of cancer she has, and consequently her treatment plan, she is being kept in Poole hospital (oncology), and is needing as much rest as she is able to get. She is too unwell to respond to any messages at the moment, so would be grateful if you could keep comments to a minimum.
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God I am going to miss you Anna :icontshansen:TSHansen 9 5 Ugrimov Files 3 10 UGRs :iconampelosa:Ampelosa 5 3

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State of U4ria :iconrykk:Rykk 41 23 Convergere :iconinfinite-art:infinite-art 26 6 Hiwaueril :iconinfinite-art:infinite-art 49 10 Wild Orchid :iconbeautifulchaos1:beautifulchaos1 59 26 Fractaled Thoughts: Energy Bomb :iconromnil:Romnil 1 0 Tsunaru :icondigitalpainters:DigitalPainters 6 1 Dimensionality :iconfractek:fractek 162 70 On the Curve :iconbeesknees67:Beesknees67 55 15 Kon-tiki :iconrykk:Rykk 79 29 Weathered :icondigitalpainters:DigitalPainters 8 0 Coffee With Jimmy Durante :iconplatinus:Platinus 69 11 20090129 :icons31415:s31415 12 5 Megalithes :iconetiennesaintamant:EtienneSaintAmant 509 53 Enigma :iconludifico:Ludifico 94 25 Gathering :icontresamie:tresamie 338 105 Polynesia :iconinfiniteiterations:InfiniteIterations 9 0

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Pfuff :iconinfinite-art:infinite-art 10 3 Projection :iconfardareismai:FarDareisMai 93 10 Fog Before The Forest :iconartoflenoraclark:ArtOfLenoraClark 8 0 GREEN GNARL :iconroup14:roup14 28 11 pray.and.spray :iconbetteo:betteo 392 14 UF-Chall Gnarltastic 2 + params :iconlupsiberg:Lupsiberg 19 13 de-ja-who :iconfiery-fire:Fiery-Fire 90 29 Fractal Waterfall :iconsteintskavaas:SteinTSkavaas 5 1 Airport Morning :iconfardareismai:FarDareisMai 84 4 Manaus :iconrenatamag:renatamag 16 2 Avalon :iconvelvet--glove:Velvet--Glove 129 54 softer than it should be :iconplangkye:plangkye 18 2 28May2014 Doodly :iconartwyrd:Artwyrd 86 10 Winter Snowy Owl :iconangelarizza:AngelaRizza 330 15 Little Quail :iconangelarizza:AngelaRizza 443 18 Gilded Rooster :iconangelarizza:AngelaRizza 296 8

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Journal Summary

Art Features by @aartika-fractal-art ~ Summary
Artist Features:
     
     
Favourites Round Ups:
    2015 Favourites Round Up Part 2 - Digital / Photos by aartika-fractal-art  2015 Favourites Round Up Part 3 - Fractals by aartika-fractal-art 
Inspiration Station:
Inspiration Station Week 5 - Michel Mastriani by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 6 - @abstt by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 7 - @AnnaKirsten by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 8 - @batjorge by aartika-fractal-art 
Inspiration Station Week 1 - Philippe Jacqueroux by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 3 - Tatyana Zabanova by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 4 - @Crist-JRoger by aartika-fractal-art
Daily Deviations Highlights:
My Daily Deviation Highlights - Fractal Art by aartika-fractal-art  My Daily Deviation Highlights - Ultra Fractal by aartika-fractal-art
Personal Journals by @aartika-fractal-art ~Summary
News
     
Year by Year
 
     
Collections
  Mothering Sunday by aartika-fractal-art  Square Panels created with Ultra Fractal by aartika-fractal-art  In the Pink by aartika-fractal-art  2015 Final Round Up by aartika-fractal-art
Articles
Finally back on Deviantart! by aartika-fractal-art  Rediscovering .. by aartika-fractal-art   Whose picture is it anyway? by aartika-fractal-art 
Software

Sterlingware - fractal art software by aartika-fractal-art
Sketchbook
UF Sketchbook: Getting Impatient! by aartika-fractal-art   This morning's UF Sketchbook by aartika-fractal-art  Learning to Draw - part one by aartika-fractal-art  My first Ultra Fractal Animation by aartika-fractal-art


Fractal Resources by aartika-fractal-art ~ Summary

A summary of the Fractal Art Resources and Tutorials I have published here on Deviantart

All new resources will be added to this journal over time.
Ultra Fractal
     
     



Fractals with Parameters
     
 

No Comments?

A few people have suggested I allow 'Comments' on my fractals, something I have only done on only a very few pieces.

Blue Eyes by aartika-fractal-art Seascape by aartika-fractal-art

My honest opinion is that Deviantart allows just too many places to comment - on every artwork, on every gallery, gallery folder & sub-folder, on every collection, on every journal entry, on every poll and on the artist's profile page.

You can even comment on Sta.shed items!

For me personally, it's a bit over the top. Too many one word comments on every piece that don't really give proper feedback about what it really is you like or don't like about it. (I will admit too that the myriad of pink and purple animated gifs sometimes included with the comments can also be a bit distracting on the page!)

Bows'n'Arrows by aartika-fractal-art Draughtsmen by aartika-fractal-art

So, you will find that you can, and are very welcome to, critique or, if you really like it, favourite any of my artworks on an individual basis. I will always respond to Critiques, and have had some very interesting discussions with other artists as a result. Good, well thought out feedback is a very valuable tool for any artist.

If you just want to comment generally, ask a question or say 'thank you' or 'go away' or whatever, please do that in the appropriate gallery or profile 'Comments' section.

Daisy Chain by aartika-fractal-art Eifiona by aartika-fractal-art

It's always good to receive private notes, too - not everything on DA has to be in the public domain ;)

If you have been bothered to read to the end of my spiel, I hope to be receiving some Critiques - both positive and negative - from you very soon!

Thank you for taking the time to listen :)

Year by Year 2000-2015 - Year 2004

Journal Entry: Sun Jul 24, 2016, 5:22 AM


Black Magic by aartika-fractal-art


Having settled in to village life in rural Shropshire, 2004 was a year for more experimenting and creating with Ultra Fractal 3, exchanging ideas with fellow artists and beta testing new formulas.

Black Magic won me a small prize in a competition held on Renderosity!

Ultra Fractal 3 ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art Renderosity Art Community ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art


This is a small collection of fractals from 2004, all created using Ultra Fractal 3.

Some more Big Spirals :



Willo by aartika-fractal-art  Polostareen by aartika-fractal-art  Corallina by aartika-fractal-art

Copper Beans by aartika-fractal-art  Conchaloid by aartika-fractal-art  Peppermint Cream by aartika-fractal-art


And one of my personal favourites:


Evolution by aartika-fractal-art


Some of my work was featured in the book "Digital Art for the 21st Century" written by John Grant and Audre Vysniauskas audre and published by Renderosity:



Digital Art For The 21st Century - Featured Artist by aartika-fractal-art


More fractals!


Dishy by aartika-fractal-art  Ratatatata by aartika-fractal-art  Certainly Not The Olympics by aartika-fractal-art


Winter Wonderland by aartika-fractal-art  Simplon Digest by aartika-fractal-art  Crinella by aartika-fractal-art



By 2004, I was joint editor of the Avalanche Publishing Fractal Universe Calendar along with Linda Allison

Citrus Nepuella was included in the calendar for that year which can be viewed here: www.fractaluniverse.artsociety…


Citrus Nepuella by aartika-fractal-art



One of a very few fractals I have created using Apopphysis:


Smudge by aartika-fractal-art


Rusty Snails - another one of my personal favourites!


Rusty Snails by aartika-fractal-art


Finally, here is the rest of the gallery for 2004:  aartika-fractal-art.deviantart… 



Earlier journal entries in this series:


Year by Year 2000-2015 - Year 2002
It seems like a strange thing to say now, but it took me quite some time to be able to create fractal spirals! Back in 2002, I used to eagerly await parameters posted to the Ultra Fractal mailing list by Peter Krysko and Mark Townsend, whose work often featured beautiful, big spiral patterns, often with a 3-D quality to them, but I remained mystified as to how on earth they had produced them.
   
So, when I finally twigged how to consistently create spirals I couldn't get enough of them, especially of the big, single variety! To an extent, since that time, those big spirals have become one of my hallmarks, and something that I have returned to time and again over the years.

I continued working with a small group of close friends, experimenting and beta-testing new Ultra Fractal formulas and sharing ideas, always pushing for more a
  Year by Year 2000-2015 - Year 2003
2003 was a busy year in our family life, having lived in Glasgow for five years since the children were babies, we moved to our new home in England, new jobs, new schools, a new life in a small village, very different from the big city life of London and Glasgow we had been used to for so many years!

In what little spare time I had I continued the steep learning curve of fractal art - this is a small collection of fractals from 2003, all created using Ultra Fractal 3.
   
   
Looking at some of this work now, I can see that it could be construed as being somewhat rough and ready, with some being rather sickly-sweet; I have to try and resist the temptaion now to go back and rework them. They are what they are - representative of a developing skill using exper


Year by Year 2000-2015 - Introduction
Over the next few months I intend to write a series of journal entries based on each year's creative work and how it came about, since 2000, when I started using Ultra Fractal.
So this is just an introduction, one of my personal favourites from each year - not necessarily the best either technically or artistically, but the ones that either mean the most to me, perhaps say something about me, or that I just like :)

I've created a Year by Year Gallery which includes the fave four from each year, plus sub-folders for the body of work for each year (a few years still to complete).
Click for: Year by Year Gallery
Slowly I'm going though my old folders, from Ultra Fractal v2.04 though to v5.04, re-rendering where necessary, to ensure proper representation - this is still very much a work in progress!
Click fo
  Year by Year 2000-2015 - Year 2000
We'd had a "Windows 3.1" computer at home since about 1993 for basic word processing, games and graphics. I seem to recall upgrading the hard drive from 8MB to 32Mb in about 1994 (yes - Megabytes, not Gigabytes or Terabytes!) and having to install Corel Draw from a set of 13 3.5" floppy disks. The last image alone I rendered in Ultra Fractal was 34.4MB, an impossible task in those days.
The late nineties and early noughties saw the internet gradually arriving in people's homes, including ours. Getting on-line in 1999 quite literally opened things up to a whole world of possibilities - something my children cannot really understand!
One of the things I came across early on when looking for a screensaver was Fractal Art, something I'd never even heard of before, let alone seen for real. For some reason I found it fascinating
  Year by Year 2000-2015 - Year 2001
2001 represented a steep learning curve for me while continuing to work with Ultra Fractal. I had the good fortune to be able to beta test new formulas for several UF formula writers which forced me to get into the habit of exploring every parameter setting in the algorithms, something which continues to help me to really get the most out of the resulting fractal imagery.
One of the things I wanted most in my own work was to be able to incorporate interesting textures in to my work and constantly asked for a greater variety of parameters which would include texturing that was part of the fractal pattern itself, rather than just layering it on top of the fractal. The results of this are apparent in the works from that year.
Community activity that year included a fractal art contest, Ultra Fractal Contest 3, Creating a Series, Summer 2001 , hosted by Janet Parke infinite-art 





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Tina Oloyede
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
United Kingdom
Working with fractals since 1999, initially Tierazon & Sterlingware, now almost exclusively with Ultra Fractal; occasionally with Apophysis and Xenodream.

aartika! fractal art  ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art Copyright 2015 aartika-fractal-art by aartika-fractal-art

www.aartika.co.uk/
aartika-fractal-art.deviantart…
www.renderosity.com/mod/galler…
twitter.com/fractal_aartika

Exhibitions:
Edge of Infinity - solo exhibition and workshops by aartika-fractal-art The Art of Infinity ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art

Competition Winners:
Benoit Mandelbrot, ICM Fractal Art Exhibition 2006 by aartika-fractal-art Black Magic by aartika-fractal-art Bistred Mandorla by aartika-fractal-art

Art Community:
Renderosity Art Community ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art MOCA - Museum of Computer Art ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art Mansco Style ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art

Fractal Universe Calendars:
Fractal Universe Calendars by aartika-fractal-art

Ultra Fractal Showcase - Featured Artist: www.ultrafractal.com/showcase.…

Rusty Snails by aartika-fractal-art Gammon by aartika-fractal-art Strawberry Limoncello by aartika-fractal-art Mad Mondriaan by aartika-fractal-art Ochre Leaves by aartika-fractal-art

Daily Deviations: aartika-fractal-art.deviantart…

Meet the Fractal Community #19Fractal Art Week
Hello and welcome to a new edition of Meet the Fractal Community, a forthnightly series of interviews that highlights a member of our community. The series will go back and focus on fractal artists.
Today, let's have a closer look to aartika-fractal-art.
:iconaartika-fractal-art:

Hello aartika-fractal-art! How are you today?
:iconaartika-fractal-art:
I'm well, thank you. :)
Can you introduce yourself to the community?
:iconaartika-fractal-art:
Hello! :)
I’ve recently returned to DA having abandoned my old account a few years ago through disuse – my previous account was aartika. I’ve been working with fractal software on and off for about fifteen years, almost exclusively with Ultra Fractal (versions 2, 3, 4 and now 5!).
I live in the UK and am a little older than I’d like to be. ;)
How did you discover fractal art?
:iconaartika-fractal-art:
When looking for a screensaver in 1999 I came across Doug


2015 - learning how to draw!
Eye Sketch 001 by aartika-fractal-art Manga  002 by aartika-fractal-art

Tools of the Trade:
Ultra Fractal 5 Stamp by aartika-fractal-art Xenodream Software ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art Paint Shop Pro X ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art
Easy Thumbnails - Stamp by aartika-fractal-art FileZilla - Free FTP Software Stamp by aartika-fractal-art Tierazon Fractal Generating Software ~ Stamp by aartika-fractal-art


All proceeds from the sale of items by
aartika-fractal-art
will be donated to the MS Society UK

Supporting Multiple Sclerosis Society ~ MS Stamp by aartika-fractal-art

Art Features by @aartika-fractal-art ~ Summary
Artist Features:
     
     
Favourites Round Ups:
    2015 Favourites Round Up Part 2 - Digital / Photos by aartika-fractal-art  2015 Favourites Round Up Part 3 - Fractals by aartika-fractal-art 
Inspiration Station:
Inspiration Station Week 5 - Michel Mastriani by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 6 - @abstt by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 7 - @AnnaKirsten by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 8 - @batjorge by aartika-fractal-art 
Inspiration Station Week 1 - Philippe Jacqueroux by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 3 - Tatyana Zabanova by aartika-fractal-art  Inspiration Station Week 4 - @Crist-JRoger by aartika-fractal-art
Daily Deviations Highlights:
My Daily Deviation Highlights - Fractal Art by aartika-fractal-art  My Daily Deviation Highlights - Ultra Fractal by aartika-fractal-art
Personal Journals by @aartika-fractal-art ~Summary
News
     
Year by Year
 
     
Collections
  Mothering Sunday by aartika-fractal-art  Square Panels created with Ultra Fractal by aartika-fractal-art  In the Pink by aartika-fractal-art  2015 Final Round Up by aartika-fractal-art
Articles
Finally back on Deviantart! by aartika-fractal-art  Rediscovering .. by aartika-fractal-art   Whose picture is it anyway? by aartika-fractal-art 
Software

Sterlingware - fractal art software by aartika-fractal-art
Sketchbook
UF Sketchbook: Getting Impatient! by aartika-fractal-art   This morning's UF Sketchbook by aartika-fractal-art  Learning to Draw - part one by aartika-fractal-art  My first Ultra Fractal Animation by aartika-fractal-art
Fractal Resources by aartika-fractal-art ~ Summary

A summary of the Fractal Art Resources and Tutorials I have published here on Deviantart

All new resources will be added to this journal over time.
Ultra Fractal
     
     



Fractals with Parameters
     
 
Interests