• Hypergrid Call for Artists to Exhibit

    Image of plots available for exhibition

    Call for Artists – Sendalonde Library First Quarterly Exhibition on DigiWorldz [Updated 13 September 2022] Hello Artist – This is your invitation to create either a 2D (painting, drawing) or 3D (scene, sculpture, etc.) to illustrate an event in a fictional novel, poem, play or movie of your choice.  You get to choose the work of fection. This is the most open and unrestrictive exhibition theme we have ever had. Your art will be on display at the Sendalonde Community Library for three months. HG address: login.digiworldz.com:8002:Sendalonde OpenSimWorld page: OpenSimWorld.com/hop/86758 We will be creating a blog posting on our blog to highlight the participating artists.The exhibition will be promoted across…

  • Tari Tari, Jeweler, Comes To Uptown Plaza

    Image Tari's Creations shop on Uptown Plaza

    We are delighted to announce Tari Tari brought her jewelry shop Tari’s Creations to Uptown Plaza in Wellspring Uptown on DigiWorldz. She had been on DigiWorldz for nearly five years. She writes in her profile, “I am here for fun, relaxation, and of course being creative. I love being a part of Digiworldz there is so much to see and do here. How could anyone ever get bored? Check my picks for more info.” Interview Alexina: How did you get started creating and how long have you been creating? Tari: I started creating in Second Life in 2007. I first started building homes and commercial builds. I have created many things mostly for…

  • Emmalena Damour – A Major Clothes and Costume Maker

    Uptown Plaza inside EDD shop

    When I first encountered Emmalena Damour she was wearing a stunningly beautiful mermaid costume…one that she created. Her male friend was wearing a fabulous merman costume by Emmalena Damour Designs (~EDD~).  Emmalena was on Uptown Plaza to ask about leasing a shop, but as a prolific clothing and costume maker on DigiWorldz, she needed a larger shop than I had available. I quickly picked up a 1-story and put down a 2-story, which she leased. We are absolutely delighted to have this longtime clothier at Uptown Plaza. In this satellite location she sells mesh and classic clothing, swimsuits, lingerie, dresses, casual slacks and jeans, men’s suits and women’s formal gowns…

  • The Multitalented Modee Parlez

    Back of LCSY shop with boats and Kraken

    The woman behind Modee Parlez in virtual worlds is at her core an artist. She is not only a superb builder of historical ships, maritime parts and musical instruments, she is a very patient and enabling teacher of Mesh. She opened Gallerie Modee (Modee’s Art Gallery) in our Steam City town last year for the DigiWorldz Art Crawl, which she has filled with drawings, sketches and paintings from her real life. A showcase of her builds—others call it a museum because of the quality and historical connection—is at Uptown Plaza. It is called LCSY (Loose Cannon Ship Yard). Modee describe’s what she sells as “content for role play such as ships…

  • ShalHeira Nailo Dresses Dinkies

    front of Glamourpuss shop

    If you are a Dinkie* and want to dress in a particular role, like US Airforce Dress Blues, Cowgirl, The Joker, Arabian Nights, Jack Sparrow or a lot more that a Dinkie can dream of being, ShalHeira Nailo’s Glamourpuss at Uptown Plaza in DigiWorldz is the place to go. Shalheira has been an artist for 40 years and has been designing inworld for four years. Who Is ShalHeira Nailo? I’ve been involved with gaming for forty years. I began playing Online games about 15 years ago, starting with Aion, then World or Warcraft; which is where I met Artman Xue. He introduced me to virtual grids and started with…

  • Uptown Plaza Shops and Galleries

    image of Uptown Plaza Center

    Uptown Plaza …is more than just a shopping area.  It has galleries, exhibits, displays, and is nice for simply visiting, strolling and exploring.   Nearby is Harbor Cafe, a place to sit and chat or use the dance machines. Here you will find shops from local artists and creators including: Featherburr by Prax Maryjasz, an exhibit of fine art DragonForge by Snoots Dwagon, a collection of his real life sketches and  paintings Proctor Photography by Alexina Proctor, a collection of her professional real life photos taken during travels. GlamourPuss by ShalHeira Nailo, a variety market of Dinkie Clothing Loose Cannon Ship Yard by Modee Parlez, an interesting exhibit of…

  • Snoots Dwagon – The Artist!

    DragonForge shop front

    Snoots Dwagon is mulitalented. What do you expect? Dwagons have two brains. His revised DragonForge shop on Uptown Plaza has a range of sketches and paintings he did in the real world. Who Is Snoots Dwagon? Snoots is a Dinkie Dwagon, about knee-high. I am a builder / creator, scripter, merchant, group founder, and created Rascal Flats on DigiWorldz. I’m also the owner of ElvenSong, Frankenstein and Replicant City on OSgrid. I’m a live performer specializing in Irish folk music, other music from around the world, and Filk (SF&F folk songs). I primarily create avatars (Tinies, Dinkies, and “Biggies”), spaceships and other sci-fi items, tools such as the DragonForge rezzer,…

  • Artman Xue Opens at Uptown Plaza

    Cosplay Mesh store windows

    Artman Xue opened a branch shop of Cosplay Mesh today, a store of Mesh clothing for men and women. He also makes a few Mesh costumes and Mesh avatars. His product line is also listed as created by Avatar Creator and Brandi Moonwall. When asked how long he has been creating, he said, “I’ve been creating clothes since Second Life. I joined SL on 06/27/2008. That’s 14 years as a clothing professional. But I must say that I do learn something new everyday. There’s always upgrades and better, smarter, more efficient ways of doing things. Who Is Artman Xue? My avatar is Artman Xue, my real name is Arthur…