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Alan Hawley
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Artist // Professional // Traditional Art
My Bio
I am an illustrator and art teacher. I live in Atlanta, Georgia. I normally work traditionally, but I also have skills with digital programs if needed. I love sci-fi and fantasy art. Some of my favorite illustrators are J.C. Leyendecker, Drew Struzan, Alphonse Mucha, Donato Giancola and Frank Frazetta. I also love comics and I have too many artists that I like, but I am a huge fan of Adam Hughes, Amanda Conner, Frank Cho, Stuart Immonen, J. Scott Campbell and Olivier Coipel just to name a few.

Current Residence: Atlanta
Favourite genre of music: Thrash Metal, Death Metal, Power Metal, Melodic Death Metal
Favourite style of art: Sci-Fi Fantasy and Comics
Operating System: PC
MP3 player of choice: IPOD
Favourite cartoon character: Optimus Prime
Personal Quote: Crush your enemies, see them driven before you and to hear the lamentations of the women.

Favourite Visual Artist
Frank Frazetta and many others
Favourite Movies
Conan the Barbarian, Predator, Running Man, Terminator, Alien, Aliens, John Carpenter's The Thing, Bladerunner, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars Original Trilogy, Star Wars The Force Awakens, Goodfellas, Untouchables, Lord of the Rings Trilogy
Favourite TV Shows
Spartacus, Game of Thrones, Vikings
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Slayer, Metallica and Amon Amarth
Favourite Books
The Hobbit
Favourite Writers
J.R.R. Tolkien
Favourite Games
Halo: Combat Evolved
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC and xbox
Tools of the Trade
Pencil, Fluid Acrylics, Brushes, Bristol Board, Watercolor Paper
Other Interests
Drawing, Painting, Fitness, Metal

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Thank you Peach! Yes it was important to keep the focus on the flower and not the background. I intentionally muted the colors in the background and saturated the color on the flower.

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Thank you so much Ivie! They are amazing plants. ❤️😃

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Thank you Moony!!! ❤️

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