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20+ Inspirational Vector Flickr Groups, and a Truckload of Awesome Vector Art

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If your considering placing your vectors on Flickr, then here are some groups to submit your work to. There are a wide range of vector groups. Some focused around programs like Illustrator and Inkscape, other focused on websites, like the Vectortuts+ Flickr group, there are some large anything goes vector Flickr groups, and some small groups with a tight focus and active communities.

One of the strategies to getting lots of feedback on your work is to submit it to numerous relevant groups - especially, those with active communities. Let's take a look at these groups and a whole bunch of awesome vector art. It's time to get your vector on!

Vectortuts+ Flickr Group

We have a really active vector Flickr group with over 1,300 members and 4,000+ vectors based images uploaded. There are some really talented artists that consistently inspire, as well as those showcasing the results of the latest tutorial they've completed. It's a diverse community and a great place to showcase your work.

Visit the Vectortuts+ Flickr group. Below are some submissions into this group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vectips Flickr Group

Another group backed by a vector focused website. With 100+ members and over 350 pieces of artwork, this community is getting started. It's growing though, as the Vectips community keeps expanding. The group also is a showcase for newbies and inspiring professional vector artwork alike.

Visit the Vectips Flickr group. Below are some submissions into this group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vector Art Flickr Group

This is a huge vector art community, which you can submit any type of vector art too. It has almost 6,000 members and over 30,000 vector images submitted. Definitely one to check out, as there is a mega-load of vector inspiration here.

Visit the Vector Art Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vector Graphics Flickr Group

This is another large vector art community, which you can submit any type of vector art too. In fact this community encourages a wide variety of submissions, like logos, stickers, posters, illustrations, and more. It has almost 2,000 members and over 14,000 vector images submitted. Another one to check out and participate in.

Visit the Vector Graphics Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vector Glow and Art Flickr Group

This is a fairly small flickr group, but it has an interesting focus, which is on vectors that have glow effects used. So, if you've created glowing vector fireworks, light rays, stars, flowers, or fairy dust, then this is the place to submit those designs to.

Visit the Vector Glow and Art Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vector Drawings Flickr Group

With around 900 members and about 6000 pieces of work, this is a medium size flickr group. It's focused on vector drawings, and specifically warns against submitting vectorized photos to the group. It doesn't matter the program the work is created in, as all vector drawings are welcome.

Visit the Vector Drawings Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vector ANIMALS Flickr Group

Often groups with a tight focus are some of the best to get involved in. This groups subject is vector animals. And while the group is small, there is some great vector artwork in here. Also, Bubblefriends is a group admin, who does some really happy and high-quality animal characters. If your into vector animals, then post them here.

vector ANIMALS Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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VECTORVAULT Flickr Group

Another group backed by a vector focused website. This one has been around for quite some time. With 350+ members and over 1,900 pieces of artwork, this community has grown to a good size. It's backed by the VECTORVAULT site, which consistently displays exciting vector art from across the globe.

VECTORVAULT Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Faces Vector Flickr Group

This vector art group is a great place to showcase your vectors of people, especially of people. There are over 300 members and around 1000 vector images of vector people and faces. The styles of portraits depicted in this group is diverse. If your working on vector faces, or images of people, then this is a good place to showcase that work.

Faces vector Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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I LOVE VECTOR Flickr Group

This is another anything goes vector art group you can display your work at. There are around 200 members and over 1000 pieces of vector art on display.

I LOVE VECTOR Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Adobe Illustrator Flickr Group

This is a huge group with a focus on displaying work from my favorite program Adobe Illustrator. So needless to say, most of the work on display is vectors made in a multitude of styles. If you use Illustrator to create your artwork, then this is a great place to display your work. It also boasts an active member base of almost 3,000 members. The discussion boards receive regular posts and comments. And there are around 17,000 images displayed in the group.

Adobe illustrator Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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VECTO®Z Flickr Group

This group has almost 100 members and over 6,000 images of vector art. It has a fun vector name and some funky vector images in the Flickr pool, though the group is open to posting any type of quality vector images.

Visit the VECTO®Z Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vectores Flickr Group

This group is supported by a vector magazine, which has a spanish community surrounding it. Here is a link to the magazine Vectores 3. Regardless of the language, both the digital magazine and the group are a great source of vector inspiration. There are over 1,500 members and 7,500 vector images in the group.

Visit the vectores Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vector Characters Flickr Group

This group is all about vector characters, one of my favorite subjects. There are over 1,500 members and over 6,500 vector character images submitted. This is a the group to submit all your vector character designs to, and any style is welcome. The group is particular in keeping this a vector dedicated character illustration group, and to avoid becoming a catch all for any type of character design.

Visit the Vector characters Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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G-Rated Vector Illustrations Flickr Group

With almost 150 members and just over 1000 vector images, this group isn't that big. It's focus though tends to draw talented vector children's illustrations, and is certainly a good fit for this group. The groups focus isn't limited to this though.

Visit the G-Rated Vector Illustrations Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Simple Vectors Flickr Group

This group has a little over 100 members and almost 600 vector images. It's filled with less complicated vector art, such as flat vectors, illustrations made with few shapes, basic character designs, and more. This is a great place for a novice vector illustrator to post to.

Visit the Simple Vectors Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Architecture Vector Flickr Group

For those of you with a passion for architecture and want to fill your vector canvas with it, this is the group for you. This is a tightly focused group of about 40 members. There are currently a little over 100 images. Help fill it with more great vector architectural illustrations.

Visit the Architecture Vector Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Lo Que Es El VECTOR Flickr Group

This is a Spanish vector group. It appears that there is work in numerous styles and various vector topics on display. There are over 50 members and around 300 vector images to view.

Visit the lo que es el VECTOR Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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We love Vectors Flickr Group

This is another small vector group open to submissions based on any vector topic. There are a little over 60 members and almost 500 images filled with pure vector love.

Visit the We love Vectors Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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I love Bezier Flickr Group

This work is for the bezier lovers and another group to display your next vector creation. Just about any vector made graphic is welcome here, but they do advise to avoid photos and promotional subjects. There are almost 100 members and around 200 vector images.

Visit the I love Bezier Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Inkscape Flickr Group

For those of you that prefer Inkscape as your vector software of choice, this is the group for you. The subject matter is wide open for submission. I noticed as many graphic design related submission, as illustrations. There are vector style websites, logos, character designs, and more. The group has over 250 members and almost 650 vector images on display.

Visit the Inkscape Flickr group. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Vectorized Car Group Flickr Group

This is another tightly focused vector group. If you want to vectorize a car in your next illustration, then this is the group for you. It's s tiny group, with only around 10 members and 30 photos, but there is some awesome vehicles on display. If this is your subject of choice, then it would be a great group to help build up.

Visit the Vectorized Car Group on Flickr. Click on the artwork to learn more about the work and artist.

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Now it's Your Turn!

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