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cheriechapstick : (14 December 2017 - 07:05 PM) im like halfway through my first ps graphic instead GIMP and its interesting for sure
caomoyl : (14 December 2017 - 06:12 PM) Thank you! *does a twirl*
starbuck. : (14 December 2017 - 05:36 PM) it's very cute!
caomoyl : (14 December 2017 - 04:31 PM) I have a Wall-E icon with a chirstmas hat that I may have to switch to
caomoyl : (14 December 2017 - 04:29 PM) omg yes
starbuck. : (14 December 2017 - 04:28 PM) :shiftyeye:
starbuck. : (14 December 2017 - 04:28 PM) also i was tempted to make it a site requirement for everyone to have a santa's hat somewhere in their forum set.
starbuck. : (14 December 2017 - 04:26 PM) how to decide what to submit for the digest competition :O i haven't made anything yet but there will be a gingerbread house, some DIY decorations, lots of cookies....too many choices :O
klutzy_kara : (14 December 2017 - 01:32 PM) ahh jealous I have three left :'( enjoy your time off!!
darliingfune... : (14 December 2017 - 01:28 PM) I just turned in my last final! I'm so ready for my two week break (wish it was longer though lol)
caomoyl : (14 December 2017 - 12:04 PM) +Submit your festive creations to the digest! There are prizes!
.v0ldiemort : (14 December 2017 - 03:07 AM) Tomorrow i have to finish packing for my big cross state move :( and that means i have to turn off my wifi
deuce : (13 December 2017 - 04:09 PM) [groan] i have to order my mum's xmas present for me but i can't decide as per usual
deuce : (13 December 2017 - 03:56 PM) lots of random filler nothingness
beyond the rain : (13 December 2017 - 02:04 PM) ah this is actually very reassuring <3

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