Contemporary spanking art

Contemporary spanking art (defined as spanking art that was created within the last 100 years) differs in a few aspects from historic spanking art.

First, there are new media and art styles such as:

Second, the computer era since the mid-1980s gave rise to further new developments such as computer graphics, digital image editors and rendered spanking art. The Internet allowed spanking art fans and artists globally to publish and share their works, knowledge and feedback, using e-mail, newsgroups, websites, web groups, web forums, mailing lists, oekakis, blogs, imageboards and wikis.

These technical advancements had a significant impact on the community: they made artistic expression and exchange much easier. A high volume of contemporary spanking art is produced by hobby (fan) artists rather than professional artists.