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Chris Scalf
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Favourite Visual Artist
Almighty God
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
beatles, floyd
Favourite Games
never played
Tools of the Trade
airbrush, paint brush, pencil, Wacom
Other Interests
Sci FI

Wow. Perplexed... And amazed.

Wow. Perplexed... And amazed.

So.... I did a new piece of art of an old subject: a dragon. Did my usual thing; screen recorded it (for future tutorial creation) and then time-lapsed it... Then posted it on Facebook, and at the same time, youtube. This was 3 days ago. As of this post, it has been viewed over 71,000 times on Facebook (shared over 1700 times) yet, on youtube it hasn't even broke 1000 views. I'm relieved and perplexed at the same time. Relieved, because up until this moment, I really was wondering if perception of my artwork was going downhill (as I have seen so many newer channels with 6 digit view counts, and I usually can't go much higher than 400). So I t

Social Media...

Social Media...

Hey, all! Trying to get a handle on social media... Looking for ways to get the word out there. I have my newer Facebook page: [link] ...And I also have an Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/scalf.chris/ I would love to hear from fellow deviantart artists any suggestions as to what you would like to see on these pages. I am not the greatest at self promo... I just like to do art! :)

Trying to make a comeback...

Trying to make a comeback...

...Not that I was ever "there". But, there was a time when things were more… active. I got a lot of attention from my art between 2006 and 2010, but one of my worst adversaries got in the way. My SELF. I am a man of horrible anxieties.. I suffer from weird fear and depression issues. I think it started years ago when my brother was shot and killed the day after my first daughter was born— and then a couple years later, she was diagnosed autistic… From that, there was such a time of grief and financial struggle, it creates a strange negativity in the back of your mind that expects the other shoe to drop all the time, in all c

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JoeyLiverwurstHobbyist Writer
Nice to see you still active here!
Happy Belated Birthday, Chris! :cake: :airborne:
pizzawithoutcheeseStudent Digital Artist
oh, whao your shit is amazing bro
BlackDonnerHobbyist Digital Artist
For he's a jolly good fellow...  for he's a jolly good fellow...

Cheerleader by CookiemagiKBoing! Boing! Headbang!birthday cake :headbang: by CookiemagiK :groove: revamp by Banjelerp :funnydance: by CookiemagiKParty :funnydance: by CookiemagiK:squee:Have your cake and eat it too:squee:Partybirthday cake Headbang! Woohooooo!

Happy Birthday, Chris.