The artists who provide stock and resources applications to DA community represent a really significant part not only of this places spirit, but also of the site. Every day, at least a new stock provider is born. The reasons are variable; some of them wanna give back to the site; some of them have amazing skills in their own areas and wanna share it with the world. The important thing to notice is: these people do art and let the others enjoy the work, in a free way most of the time. This kind of attitude says a lot about a person for start, they are generous.
So why there is almost no retribution to their generosity? Or, at least, some respect and recognition?
Every day, we see DA artists being ripped, abused and stolen. Every day we watch amazing artists giving up and deciding not provide stock, or application resources, or even leaving DA because people are rude, disrespectful and annoying. Almost every day I read a journal where the artist complains how people around h