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Ben Krefta
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
United Kingdom
Current Residence: Kent, UK
Favourite genre of music: Chillout, Liquid Drum and Bass, Modern Classical / Soundtracks
Favourite style of art: Anime CG
Operating System: Windows 10
Favourite Manga: Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Gantz, Guyver
Favourite Anime: My Neighbour Totoro, Ninja Scroll, Vampire Hunter D: Blood Lust
Favourite Game: Metal Gear Solid
Personal Quote: "Iron helps us play!"
Interests

Conventions:


I'll be attending at least another three UK cons this year:

MCM London [May 26-28], London Super Comic Con [August 25-27] and MCM London [October 27-29]. Feel free to stop by and say hello if you'll be attending also :)

How-To Books:


* 'Digital Manga' is available for humans to buy on my website at www.benkrefta.com/shop/digital… : An in-depth tutorial book teaching virtually everything I know about Photoshop and colouring characters.

* 'The Artist's Guide to Drawing Manga'
 is also now available on my site www.benkrefta.com/shop/artists… : A beginners guide to manga and character creation. It's effectively an updated version of my older book 'The Art of Drawing Manga'.

With, 67,000 words of written content across both books, I'd like to think there's at least something in there that most artists could benefit from and enjoy :)
Both titles sold with free postage within the UK. I can also ship to Europe, US and worldwide also.

Art Related:


* My portfolio is now at www.benkrefta.com 

* I'm still tattooing part-time, having carried out over 300 tattoos or sessions to date.

* I've got a vague idea for a new book project, but no publisher on board thus far, so might just release pages as a series of Blog posts on my website?

* Commissions open, so if interested, send me a message :)


Social Media Stuff:

Follow me on Instagram: www.instagram.com/benkrefta
Add me on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ben.krefta.1
Like my Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/animemangaart…
Follow me on Twitter: twitter.com/BenKrefta
Follow me on Tumblr: benkrefta.tumblr.com/
Watch my Youtube channel: www.youtube.com/b0mu
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Connect on Linkedin: uk.linkedin.com/in/benkrefta
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Swaggie--Vortex Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy birthday, Mr. Krefta!
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Flashshadow Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist

Happy Birthday! :party: :iconfuncakeplz: :party:

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Kittyillustrations Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Happy birthday :cake:
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TigerDude51087 Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2018
Happy Birthday!
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teturo Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2018
Happy Birthday to you ^_^
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nena-linda-pink Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2018  Student Digital Artist
Mr Krefta I didn't know that you have an dA account! I have your book "The art of drawing manga". For someone who wants to learn how to draw anime/manga characters, it's very useful! I'm still learning and improving my art thanks to you!

I love your work by the way!
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Bomu Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks for the kind words and glad it's helped :)
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ItsTonyPrimes Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2018
I just picked up your book "Digital Manga" and it's quite helpful so far!
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Bomu Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Glad to hear it. Hope it can continue to teach a few things you might not have known :)
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Swaggie--Vortex Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Mr. Krefta, I dunno if you like to support Net Neutrality..

If you're wondering why I'm asking this, I'm actually going to get serious because take a look at this: danlev.deviantart.com/journal/…
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