Log in

Or connect using:

Icons by Curtana

geek culture compressed to 100x100

Rating position

Name:
iconsbycurtana
Location:
Website:
External Services:
  • iconsbycurtana@livejournal.com
Welcome to my icon journal! All that will be posted here are icons I've made, and possibly icon tutorials, if there's any interest in them. I mostly make fandom icons - House, Battlestar Galactica, Firefly, Lord of the Rings, Venture Bros., Clone High, Futurama, as well as Monty Python, Blackadder, and other British comedies, and various geek-interest subjects like role-playing games, sf/f quotes, and general snarkery.

Credits:

* If you take any icons, please credit either curtana or iconsbycurtana in the keyword or comments field when you upload them.
*Comments are always appreciated, but not mandatory.
*If additional credit (such as to an artist or author) is required, I will mention that in the relevant post.
* Do not hotlink. Just don't.
* Do not claim my work as your own.

Requests:

* Please ask if there are changes (such as different text, different colouring) you would like made to an icon rather than doing it yourself. Most of the time I will be able to accommodate such requests.
* If you like my style and would like a custom-made icon, please submit your request as a comment on this post.
* If you wish to know how I made a particular icon, you can request a tutorial at the same place.

Icontests:

* Here are the icontests and challenges I currently participate in regularly:

period_stills house_challenge fantasy100 scifi100
bstg_icontest bladdericontest babylon5contest fellowship_hush
ventureicontest britcomicontest pickmybest potc_challenge

For most icontests, you do not need to be a member in order to vote in any given contest, so if you feel so inclined, please do so! (No, I won't tell you before-hand which icons are mine :)

I am a mod at the following icontests/challenges:



Awards:

To view banners my icons have won, please see these posts:

Awards 1
Awards 2
Awards 3

All of these icons are available for use, with proper credit. If you can't find the post a particular one is included in, please ask.

If you wish to nominate any of my icons for an award, please do so, with my thanks! All that I ask is that you let me know about it, so that I can pay a visit to the community and check it out.

Resource Credits:

Like most icon makers, I get resources from all over the place. Here are the ones I use most frequently. (This section will continue to be updated.)

Screencaps and Images
The Frame Mike's Images The Mad Capper
Ariane's Cap Archive bluebear_74 Screenmusings Movie Screenshots

Brushes
100x100_brushes throw_elijah ewanism boundary _feverof_fate inobscuro ohfreckle finsternis-stock

Textures
100x100textures neondistrict concrete_icons lookslikerain Velvet loveicon textures_r_us icon_textures rainharbour ravenclawwit mag0rian tragic_icons cenedrawood lil_brokenangel xxkuu_chan behindtonsils curlwurl colorfilter our_wreckage erniemay _iconographer oxoniensis cgd girlboheme spiritcoda ohfreckle dearest 77words zemie aery tihana lakicons spaceyme blimey_icons apparating Spiffing Icons NQ Designs the_preamble ninesouls virtuosities cooloring gimmemore_icons lifeisdolce onlyabreath lucide_icons discolore cielo_gris zenni FBiT padabee reyesphile cinnamonstreet vert_gazon ddg_textures damnicons eowyn_rus hel_lansky chaoticfae luux_lu gfxgurl innocent_lexys probot x_momolicious_x yunhe automaticxheart monstreum gfxgurl mitsu21 yunyunsarang tralala_icons vol4itca masterjinn springdreams anliah marishna wingsdesired eMelody crazykira-resources

Gradients
Chainstyle.com cooldecade oxoniensis

Fonts
1001 Free Fonts Simply The Best Dafont.com Fonts for Peas

Rating position

Statistics

Welcome to the new LiveJournal

Some changes have been made to LiveJournal, and we hope you enjoy them! As we continue to improve the site on a daily basis to make your experience here better and faster, we would greatly appreciate your feedback about these changes. Please let us know what we can do for you!

Send feedback

Switch back to old version

LiveJournal Feedback

See a bug? Let us know! Here you can also share your thoughts and ideas about updates to LiveJournal

Your request has been filed. You can track the progress of your request at:
If you have any other questions or comments, you can add them to that request at any time.

Send another report Close feedback form

If you're a LiveJournal user, you will be logged in after submitting your request.

(optional, if you're a LiveJournal user only)

(optional, if you're a LiveJournal user only)

(not shown to the public)

If you have a billing inquiry, please go here to submit your question.

Provide a link to the page where you are experiencing the error

Do not include any sensitive information, such as your password or phone number. No HTML allowed.

If you can't pass the human test, email your inquiry to: support@livejournal.com