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Favourite Visual Artist
Maya Lin, Barbara Kruger, Robbie Conal, Norman Rockwell, Jaques Louis David, Marcel Duchamp
Favourite Movies
Star Trek(s), Contact, Sea Biscuit, Singing in the Rain
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Beatles Sting PhilCollins JamesTaylor StevieWonder JohnMayer LAGQ BonnieRaitt Sade AnitaBaker
Favourite Writers
Jane Austen, C.S. Lewis(Narnia), Shakespeare, Doyle(Sherlock Holmes, The Lost World)
Tools of the Trade
Maya, After Effects, Flash, Photoshop, wacom, acrylics, watercolor, prismacolor pencils
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Stars, Guitars and Centaurs

From Paper to Webtoons: Drawing Stories

From Paper to Webtoons: Drawing Stories

I will lead 9 classes on Saturday mornings starting at 10am. First day is June 27. Here is the information for the course I am working on. This will be on Zoom through the Chinese cultural center I work at. -------------------------------------- This is a small interactive dynamic class that teaches basic drawing skills as students work to craft their own visual stories. Along the way we will explore formats of publication from hand crafted books to online webtoons. Recommended for 2nd grade and up. Day 1: Heroes and Villains Finding your story can start with the characters you create. This session we will draw animals, people, and monsters. Day 2: Magic We continue learning to draw animals, people, and creatures along with magical elements like portals, and special effects like fire and explosions. Day 3: Far Off Places World building is an important part of storytelling. We will draw/design the background/environment. From mushroom houses to other planets. Day 4: World

Best of 2020 Student Artwork

Best of 2020 Student Artwork

:new: :bulletblue: Here is the link to the page: :spotlight-left: :spotlight-right: Every year, every semester my students surprise me with excellent drawings. Many of them are too young to have a social media account but many of them are ready to start sharing their work with the big scary world. Why share the drawings? When we post our art for the world to see, we share a little bit of ourselves. We share our energy, our passions, our fears, our demons. You are participating in the conversation that we call our collective cultures. Be proud of what you have all accomplished. Keep going!

2020 Multicultural Children's Book Day Review

2020 Multicultural Children's Book Day Review

The book I received for Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2020 is The Story I Will Tell(2015) by Nancy Tupper Ling. It was sent to me by publisher Lee & Low Books. It is a children's book for ages 5 and up with a reading level of around 3rd grade. It is a beautifully fully illustrated 32 page book that is about adoption. More specifically, the story is from the point of view of a mom in modern day America adopting a baby boy from Asia. The pencil sketched, watercolor painted illustrations tell me this is the story about a boy who could be from China, Mongolia, Tibet, Taiwan, Vietnam, Korea, Singapore or anywhere else that uses dragon dances and red lanterns for festivities. The book does not tell us directly in words where the boy came from. The words are simply about a mother thinking about all the ways to tell the boy how much he is loved and cared for, should the question of where he came from pop up. The book goes into the fun and fantastical with words and imagery about a

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jkrolakHobbyist Photographer
jkrolakHobbyist Photographer

:iconclearspaceplz::iconclearspaceplz: Christmas 2006 by 1me1me
Diana-HuangProfessional General Artist
Merry Xmas Icon Free Christmas icon 5/8 Pingtree Wow! Thank you! Merry Christmas! Pingtree Free Christmas icon 5/8 Merry Xmas Icon 
FederationHeadStudent Digital Artist
Hi Ms. Diana, 

It's me, Richard (aka "Firexis Voltaire"). =)
RAM-brandtHobbyist General Artist
I popped over to say thank you for favoriting my centaur at the bus stop, then I saw that you had dozens and dozens of awesome centaur pieces yourself and favorited a large number of them. Great stuff.
Diana-HuangProfessional General Artist
Glad you dig it! :D
frankly-artHobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much for the fav on my Inktober drawing!

Inktober 2018 #18: Bottle by frankly-art