With the upcoming holidays soon to be upon us throughout December, I thought it would be fun to look around for some stock resources & other artistic things that may get some of us into a festive mood! I hope that these will inspire your art, or perhaps they'll even give you a tiny spark of holiday spirit. Most of all, I wish everyone at dA much happiness throughout the season.
As always, please adhere to each artist's rules of use before using any of the following pieces of artwork. Enjoy!
Midwinter (northern hempsphere): December 21
"The winter solstice occurs at the instant when the Sun's position in the sky is at its greatest angular distance on the other side of the equatorial plane from the observer. Depending on the shift of the calendar, the event of the winter solstice occurs some time between December 20 and December 23 each year in the northern hemisphere, and between June 20 and June 23 in the southern hemisphere, during either the shortest day or the longest