Frequently Asked Questions

Just Signed up? Check your email

  • If you have just signed on, we have sent you an email for registration verification. Please click the link in the email to register as a member.

 

Email registration done? 

  • You're all good to go now. Before you start, take some time off to explore the various modules in this community and to understand how the community works. Basically be nice to your community, learn - teach - share your love for sketching. 
  • Most importantly seek permission and always credit another artist's work if you are using it for any reason whatsoever. That's it. Not very complex.

 

How to add profile photo?

  • Go to My page, on the right hand side below the banner you will see Options.
  • Click on Options and under ’Profile Photo’ Select ‘Upload’

 

How to add Cover photo?

  • Go to My page, on the right hand side below the banner you will see Options.
  • Click on Options and under ‘Cover Photo’ Select ‘Upload’

 

How to upload artworks?

This is for single images or multiple image uploads

  • Option 01
  1. Next to featured images you will see a ‘+’ icon
  2. Click on the ‘+’ sign and upload the artwork from your desktop/mobile device
  3. Save and Publish
  • Option 02
  1. Go to Gallery
  2. On the right hand side you will see a ‘+’ sign
  3. Click on the ‘+’ sign and upload the artwork from your desktop/mobile device
  4. Save and Publish
  • Note
  1. When you add a file on the gallery dont forget to :
  2. Name the file
  3. Give a description of the artwork, medium, method, materials
  4. Add tags this helps better search results

 

How to credit the original artist?

  •  Most importantly seek permission and always credit another artist's work if you are using it for any reason whatsoever.
  • Link to their work,website or the site you found the image in the first place.

 

How to control email notifications?

  • If you're receiving too many emails from Penciljammers, you can set your options to 'digest' format and limit the kind of alerts you wish to receive  You can access this in Settings link on the right side of the page.

 

How do I upload my artwork as an 'image' in a discussion?

  • When you are replying to an existing discussion or a drawing challenge. The steps below will ensure your added file is viewable as an 'image' and not an ' attachment'
  • Basically don't use the 'upload file' when you hit reply - use the image icon on the top left of the reply box as illustrated above.