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#1 littlemissy


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Posted 22 August 2011 - 02:50 PM

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#2 Harley Quinn

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Posted 22 August 2011 - 02:51 PM

So I posted in your other gallery but everything got deleted. But I am here yet again! SeansEvilSmilie.png

To recap - you are one of my favourite banner-makers ever. wub.gif You've got this wonderful and super-elegant and classy style that few people have. Everything is so well-blended, coloured and composed that I am just like. jaw-dropping.gif I really admire your style and some day when I get my writing inpiration back I am going to request a banner from you, k?

Can't wait to see more from you dear. <3 Good luck and naturally, I am gonna stalk. th_hug.gif

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#3 legendson


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Posted 22 August 2011 - 02:51 PM

curse you Maya! tongue1.gif

second! <3

oh I love your stuff so much! <3 especially this and this and this

seriously, stop being so awesome, ok? tongue1.gif You have me falling in love with Ron more and more <3333


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#4 (sol)


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Posted 22 August 2011 - 05:06 PM

reserving my spot. tongue1.gif will come back and edit later.

th_hug.gif Gemma! I love stumbling into your gallery and seeing what new things you've added. Your Draco banner is one of my favs. And not just because of Tom. wink.gif I love your style as well. Between monochrome & full color, it's all absolutely gorgeous. wub.gif Just keep making more!

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#5 amour.toujours

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Posted 22 August 2011 - 05:21 PM


I really like your style, Gemma. Your banners have these gorgeous compositions which i really envy tongue1.gif and your coloring is always so natural and beautiful wub.gif As you probably guess, your banners are my fave section in your gallery tongue1.gif though that album set with candice accola comes as a close second, it's absolutely amazing girl_blush.gif I'll check back for more, I'm sure happy2.gif

vany <3

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#6 laelia



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Posted 22 August 2011 - 05:40 PM


i am in love with so many of your graphics wub.gif +this banner is just so incredibly beautiful. the colors, the composition *dies*

i am really in awe of your skills with stock and blending. in that Luna CI it i think like you have a ton of images on there, but they look like one. and that snape banner! jaw-dropping.gif it's like a mini manip or something, i don't know how you do it. the composition is spot on. i have to say your banners are my favorite of your graphics, but CIs are a close second.

great, great, great job with this gallery. i'm really impressed and will definitely be stalking it again for more pretty things. happy2.gif

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#7 &themoon


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Posted 22 August 2011 - 06:03 PM

snagging this spot, gemma!

I love your stuff so much. Honestly. Your everything is so gorgeous. If I could just snuggle up to one of your banners, that would be lovely. I would very much so like that.
You have such amazing colouring and composition and just perfection all around you.
I wish I had your composition skill so bad. You have no idea. I just want to take them from you! And your use of stock! Ugh. Seriously. Please, please share those skills. I am in such need.

Anyway, the moral of that whole blob is that you are lovely and your graphics are perfect. The end.

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#8 beyond the rain

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Posted 23 August 2011 - 05:15 AM

I love your work, on BLM and TDA. Consider me your various site stalker tongue1.gif
You rock at banners like its nobody's business! Wow, you have to be one of the best banner makers here! Really wink.gif
As soon as my one shot is validated, I am requesting you (haha maya, I'll beat you to it! tongue1.gif) just to get a magical banner!
That last CI is perfection too! Your sigs are beautiful but I want to see more icons and blends. Yep we all hate them,
but because you've made them with your epic skills, I'm sure they'll be gorgeous!

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#9 lizmusic45

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Posted 23 August 2011 - 03:15 PM

Love, love, love! The Ginny banner tongue1.gif Though all of them are amazing smile.gif

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#10 saranghae.


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Posted 24 August 2011 - 12:32 AM

saving spot.

gemma, i love your graphics.. though i'll edit with an awesome post later ;D

I really love seeing your graphics, it's inspiring to be in the same rank with someone like you. :]
Your banners are definitely some of the best I've seen so far. I really love the elegant style
you have going on here. <3 I'd love to see some more icons and blends though <3 I'd bet
you'll be great at them like your CI's, sigs, or banners <3


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#11 littlemissy


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Posted 24 August 2011 - 07:24 PM

@Maya! matrix-glomp.gif Youíre far too kind, and request away hun, Iíll make you a banner whenever you like biggrin.gif

@AK, Hi hun thanks! I love using Ron in my graphics far too much tongue1.gif

@Kristy thank you, th_hug.gif I loved using that picture of Tom in that banner.. but I love your sig more! <3

@Vany!! I love that shoot of Candice Iím trying not to over use it lol! Thank you for the sweet comment >.<

@Hayley, thank you so much, I went a little stock crazy with that Snape banner, Iím glad you like my banners.

@Daryl! Thank you for the lovely comments, you made me smile like crazy! wub.gif

@Bex matrix-glomp.gif Thank you my various site stalker! Yes you found my weaknessÖ evil boxes of 100x100 those are totally out of my comfort zone but I will try (one day) to make some different things ph34r.gif and I will make you a banner whenever you like hun x

@Lizzie <3 Thank you for checking out my gallery th_hug.gif

@Tany, lol I think itís inspiring to be in the same rank as you, I wish I could make blends as pretty as yours! I may try some icons or blends soon shifyeyes0017.gif well maybe!!

Thank you guys! You will make my head swell with all those lovely comments! love.gif

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Posted 31 August 2011 - 03:47 AM


Your doing such a great job with monochrome!
Oh, and your composition on every banner is fantastic!

Keep up the amazing work! biggrin.gif

Nicole th_hug.gif


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#13 &thenboom


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Posted 06 September 2011 - 01:00 PM

Basics 89%
Your compositions are lovely happy2.gif There's loads of variety, and no clashing focal points, so no issue there. As it goes for general variety -- where are your blends? You make an awful lot of banners, and chapters, but there's only one signature, and no blends... anywhere ): I know that when you get into a rhythm, it's hard to make something different (I'm currently having that issue with blends. No, I swear I'm not mad!) but you really ought to push yourself out of your comfort zone here!
Your image quality is also ab-fab happy2.gif
Weakest: here+ worst compositon as the two Alex's are both similar sizes not quite close enough together
Strongest: here+ the composition here makes me want to cry, it's so perfect!

Blending 74%
Perhaps you could try to refine more of your base blending? Because it can look a wee bit unnatural. You may think that they're only bases, but they do stand out when they look surreal. Here+ the background blending is pretty crazy -- the way the lake is blended into the room beneath in particular. Try and make your bases look as natural as is possible; it really does make a difference (:
Weakest: Here+
Strongest: here+ hmmn, that's yummy

Colouring 72%
This+ banner is letting you down. The over-exposure on the left of Hermione and on pieces of the background is distracting from the focal point, and creates too stark a contrast between the light and dark spaces in the banner. It just feels too strong :|
Also, be careful about making your monochrome too dark. Adding a bit of white paint with a large fuzzy brush and setting the layer on Soft Light/Overlay to create a highlight would really help spice up banners like this+ and this+, which are lovely but lacking a certain spark.
Here+ Luna is far too pink. The skin tone is far from natural, and it's particularly high-lighted when it's a stand-alone icon :|
Weakest: here+
Strongest: here+

Text 81%
Don't make your quotes too small, like you did here+ (bottom right is especially difficult to read). Try using some more text on icons (: Put down Copper Alt Caps, and Byron (that's what it looks like? The font here+ anyway!). Try and find a different font for your quotes? Champagne and Limosines, perhaps?
Weakest: here+ quote issues :|
Strongest: here+ fabulous use of the paths tool!

Additives 62%
Where you use Topaz, it is a lovely addition. It's not too in-your-face, and it works well where you've put it. As for textures, that is not really your style. You don't appear to use many, as you lean heavily on stock, which is very comforting but not very adventurous! Try experimenting with using no stock what-so-ever -- it can be really easy happy2.gif
Weakest: here+ the textured ends and the stock-filled middle is clashing, and it's not a happy kind of clash :|
Strongest: here+ nom, nom, anomnomnom!

Overall 88%
You have a strong style going, but I feel some experimentation, especially concerning blends, would probably help (: If blends scare you, try making a 500x500 CD cover -- they're super fun and they breach the gap between chapter images and blends. Good luck!
Weakest: here+
Strongest: here+ this UC entry did good things (:

Hope I wasn't too harsh; bon appetite!

#14 littlemissy


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Posted 06 September 2011 - 02:51 PM

Nicole! th_hug.gif Thank you for the sweet comments <3 x

Thanks hun! No not too harsh at all.
Your completely right about the blends… it’s a size thing I see a huge canvas and I go blank! confused1.gif
and I see where your coming from about the colouring and text, (your very close its Byron and Daunpenh…. Yes I’m addicted! sad2.gif )

I was worried that I was over doing the topaz, so I'm glad thats not the case so I will try experimenting with textures and no stock!! blink.gif

Thank you so much, your feedback has really helped me take a good look at my gallery! th_hug.gif

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#15 rebel_heart


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Posted 13 September 2011 - 04:40 PM

Wow! These are really good! I have seen some of these on HPFF.

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Posted 01 October 2011 - 02:42 PM

You're PINK!!! Congrats on your promotion!!! yahoo.gif

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Posted 01 October 2011 - 02:54 PM

Congratulations on making staff! This was so bound to happen - you've climbed the ranks so fast and you make amazing graphics, both coloured and monochrome (yay for monochrome fans!), with a lovely use of topaz and lovely text. Your graphics also have a classic composition style, but you make each one look so fresh and interesting. It's a perfect combination! biggrin.gif

Keep up the amazing work! It's great to have you among the staff! happy2.gif

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Posted 01 October 2011 - 02:54 PM

aaaaaaah congrats! I knew you will get staff! enjoy your pink biggrin.gif biggrin.gif

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