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Refurbished Singer Sewing Machine by darkestnight Refurbished Singer Sewing Machine :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 0 0 A Brief History of Insects by darkestnight A Brief History of Insects :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 8 2 Black Robin Necklace in Coconut by darkestnight Black Robin Necklace in Coconut :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 4 Kauri gum bee pendant by darkestnight Kauri gum bee pendant :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 3 6 Leioproctus fulvescens by darkestnight Leioproctus fulvescens :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 2 6 Tafl Board with Pieces and Storage Chest by darkestnight Tafl Board with Pieces and Storage Chest :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 6 2 Bird Cop by darkestnight Bird Cop :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 3 0 Springtime Bear by darkestnight Springtime Bear :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 2 Sagebrush Magpie Skull by darkestnight Sagebrush Magpie Skull :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 2 Sagebrush Buttons by darkestnight Sagebrush Buttons :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 0 A successful unicorn hunt by darkestnight A successful unicorn hunt :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 1 Blueberry Raven Spoon by darkestnight Blueberry Raven Spoon :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 1 Elk in love sculpture by darkestnight Elk in love sculpture :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 3 3 Carved Tafl Board by darkestnight Carved Tafl Board :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 5 5 Necklace: Carnelian set in Cow Bone by darkestnight Necklace: Carnelian set in Cow Bone :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 2 8 Bone Crochet Hook by darkestnight Bone Crochet Hook :icondarkestnight:darkestnight 1 0

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Sebastian the Singer 96-10 by Marcusstratus Sebastian the Singer 96-10 :iconmarcusstratus:Marcusstratus 62 21 Frog Songs of Portland by Orhasket Frog Songs of Portland :iconorhasket:Orhasket 1 1 Archibald by Marcusstratus Archibald :iconmarcusstratus:Marcusstratus 92 59 Free Flying by seasonfade Free Flying :iconseasonfade:seasonfade 15 25 For the love of Alba by fairyfrog For the love of Alba :iconfairyfrog:fairyfrog 101 37 Amber Horse by Myszoskok Amber Horse :iconmyszoskok:Myszoskok 23 38 salad servers by gothjosh salad servers :icongothjosh:gothjosh 9 3 Gorge Part Three by Cyaneus Gorge Part Three :iconcyaneus:Cyaneus 62 14 timberframed building by oakviking timberframed building :iconoakviking:oakviking 34 16 Nomada by EarthEvolution Nomada :iconearthevolution:EarthEvolution 2 2 Unicorn Comparison by Ara-Tun Unicorn Comparison :iconara-tun:Ara-Tun 13 6 Tibicen Dorsata by LucitaniaMarie Tibicen Dorsata :iconlucitaniamarie:LucitaniaMarie 171 65 A Trick Of The Light by Tinap A Trick Of The Light :icontinap:Tinap 174 32 The Reader - Fragonard study by Deino The Reader - Fragonard study :icondeino:Deino 14 13 Harpy by bluefooted Harpy :iconbluefooted:bluefooted 8,620 362 Fruit Murder by oO-Rein-Oo Fruit Murder :iconoo-rein-oo:oO-Rein-Oo 3,018 850

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darkestnight
Bird.
Artist
United States
Favourite photographer: aphyr
Operating System: Ubuntu (with Fluxbox)
MP3 player of choice: xmms
Interests
  • Reading: peer-reviewed journals
  • Drinking: water
A lot has happened since my last entry (over three years ago now). I moved, got married (coming up on our 2nd anniversary), and started graduate school. I've been spending a lot of my time in the field and in the lab, and haven't had much time in the past wile for making or posting art.

I started doing woodcarving in the summer of 2010, and have been doing occasional projects ever since. As of the time of writing, I've only posted a few samples, but there should be more in the future. I have really enjoyed carving work--especially since it's much more portable than watercolor. I'm hoping to start carving bone in the near future.

Apart from carving, I have been doing occasional commissions for people to keep from getting rusty. On that note, if one or two of you is interested in an art trade, I'd be up for it (maybe not in a timely fashion--but such is life!).

Wish me luck on my research! If all goes well, I should graduate at the end of December.

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:icondadroid-bot:
dADroid-bot Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2016
Random Quote of the day:
“None but ourselves can free our minds.” — Bob Marley
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gothjosh Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2014
thank you for the fav :-)
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:iconchamploon:
Champloon Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
:la::cake: Happy Birthday!! :cake::la:
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oakviking Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
thanks for fav
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darkestnight Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2012
No problem at all! Your woodwork is really amazing!
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Valhallia Featured By Owner May 26, 2012
Hi! was just wandering through some old events on Subeta and found my way back to your gallery (I'm DragonLady there).

Love your Magpie! :heart:
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:icondarkestnight:
darkestnight Featured By Owner May 27, 2012
Aha. It's been a wile, huh? You do some nice needlework. Okay. This may be awkward, but, every time I meet someone who knits (especially who has done amigurumi), I have to ask: would you make an amigurumi dissected mouse?

Etsy pattern: [link]

I have not yet been able to convince people that this is awesome.
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:iconvalhallia:
Valhallia Featured By Owner May 30, 2012
Was going to type a longish comment and thought better of it and sent you a note instead
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Smiling-Raven Featured By Owner May 23, 2012
Hi! Thank you so much for faving! :iconmagpieplz: :heart:
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darkestnight Featured By Owner May 23, 2012
No problem! It is a beautiful painting of a beautiful bird.
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