Year of the Dragon – Outstanding Dragon Digital Art

by in Inspiration on 25th Jan 2012 · Comments

This year, Chinese New Year is on 23rd January, and 2012 is the year of the Dragon. The Chinese zodiac is also divided into 5 elements, and the element for this year is water – so this year celebrates the Water Dragon.

The other elements are wood, fire, earth and metal, and previous dragon years have been: 2000: Metal Dragon, 1988: Earth Dragon, 1976: Fire Dragon, 1964: Wood Dragon, 1952: Water Dragon.

In general, the characteristics of those born in the year of the Dragon are: resourceful, adaptable, original, arrogant, irritable. Dragons are most compatible with rats and monkeys.

In the world of digital art, dragons are a popular subject. Here, to celebrate the new year, we have compiled a selection of Year of the Dragon greetings and wallpapers, followed by some general dragon art.

Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon Art

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Dragon Year 2012
Dragon Year 2012

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Happy New Year
Happy New Year

Dragon Year 2012
Dragon Year 2012

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

The Year of the Dragon
The Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon
Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon 2012 Calendar

Year of the Dragon 2012 Calendar
Japanese New Year’s Card 2012

Japanese New Year's Card 2012
Dragon Year

Dragon Year
Chinese Dragon Slifer Wallpaper

Chinese Dragon Slifer Wallpaper
Year of the Dragon 2012

Year of the Dragon 2012
Year of the Dragon 2012 Red

Year of the Dragon 2012 Red
Chinese New Year/2012 Year of the Dragon

Chinese New Year/2012 Year of the Dragon
Happy Year of the Dragon

Happy Year of the Dragon

Happy Year of the Dragon
Happy Year of the Dragon

General Dragon Art

Dragon Mage
Dragon Mage

Ice Dragon
Ice Dragon

Dragon Fury
Dragon Fury

Victorious Dragon
Victorious Dragon

The Green Dragon
The Green Dragon

Chinese Dragon
Chinese Dragon

Flight of the Dragon Kyn
Flight of the Dragon Kyn

Dragon
Dragon

Dragon Hurlant
Dragon Hurlant

Dragon and Knight
Dragon and Knight

East Dragon Love Attack
East Dragon Love Attack

Dragon
Dragon

Fire Dragon
Fire Dragon

Confrontation
Confrontation

Dragon Ball
Dragon Ball

The Dragon Wallpaper
The Dragon Wallpaper

Conclusion

We hope you have enjoyed viewing this selection of outstanding dragon art. If you celebrate Chinese New Year, we wish you a very happy, healthy and prosperous New Year.

Please leave any comment or acknowledgments for the art/artists below.

Carol is a blogger and Photoshop enthusiast. She enjoys surfing the net in search of outstanding art, design and photography, and enjoys nothing better than sharing her discoveries through article writing.