Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
About Deviant Artist Member I Am SmapteUnited States Recent Activity
Deviant for 4 Years
Needs Premium Membership
Statistics 80 Deviations 35 Comments 47,975 Pageviews

Newest Deviations

Favourites

Activity


There isn't any recent activity from deviants you watch. Fill up your Watch Feed by watching more deviants!

deviantID

smapte
I Am Smapte
Artist
United States
Current Residence: atlanta
Favourite genre of music: idm
Interests
So here's the story: I crafted a hand-made custom Hypnotoad as a tribute to Futurama.  I listed it on Etsy along with my other pop-culture tributes.  Last week a lawyer from Fox sent a cease and desist order to Etsy and made them pull the listing down.  I know derivative works like these are protected by Fair Use, but who has the money to defend themselves in court just to prove the point?

So I decided I won't be bullied by a network, and I'm moving this item whether they like it or not.  And while we're at it, let's raise some money for an awesome non-profit organization!

I've just created a listing on eBay where bidders can bid to donate money to the USO.  As a thank you gift for the donation I will give the Hypnotoad to the auction winner.  And to make the donation go further, I will dollar match the winning bid up to $100.  That means if the winning bid is $100, I will send $100 out of my own pocket to the USO, too, for a total donation of $200.

Please view the auction here: cgi.ebay.com/USO-Donation-ALL-…

If you'd like to read more about the USO please visit their website: www.uso.org/
  • Listening to: Xanadu - Olivia Newton John

AdCast - Ads from the Community

Comments


Add a Comment:
 
:iconalleykat666:
AlleyKat666 Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2015  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Is your profile picture the Cthulu ami from the Creepy Cute crochet book?  I recently made one, but I had a hard time figuring out how to work the wings up.  My wings look REALLY bad.
Reply
:iconfremen9:
Fremen9 Featured By Owner May 20, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Love your work!!
Reply
:iconmissnyamnyam:
MissNyamNyam Featured By Owner May 8, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your really talented! :O
I like all of your works, so amazing, funny, and lovely all of them! :3
Reply
:iconjoeylewis:
JoeyLewis Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2012
Your work is absolutely amazing :O
Reply
:icondarrdo:
darrdo Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2012
Your work is really impressive, cool!!!
Reply
:iconguitarism:
guitarism Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2011
Fantastic dolls :)
Reply
:iconnekomilly:
NekoMilly Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2011
Do you take requests? ^_^ Also, do you do commisions? Awesome dolls!
Reply
:iconpyrink:
Pyrink Featured By Owner May 27, 2011
Oh wow! your dolls are awesome i really LOL when I saw the side by side of Lt. Worf (the doll looks more intense than the real thing)
congrats!!!☺
Reply
:iconynega91:
ynega91 Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
your dollys are so amazing! I love it. I smile hole morning becouse of these dolls. thank you :) make more of them! I can't wait more
Reply
:iconarrabear:
arrabear Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2011   Photographer
Omigoodness your very talented! I love the Firefly but my favorite is the Star Trek dolls <3
Reply
Add a Comment: