Art is everywhere. In history books, exhibitions and galleries. Even at the Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg in South Africa, where you can find 3000-year-old cave paintings.
These days millions of artists can be found on the internet. Not only do they share their art with others for fun: they also inspire, encourage, move and motivate aspiring artists to create their own masterpieces. I got in touch with several of my favourite artists to get to know them better and discover more about their art.
A couple of days ago I did an interview with Merilyn, also known as naturalshocks: a very talented pencil artist who has been a member of deviantART since July 2005.
I got to know her work while browsing through deviantART for more inspiring artworks. And boy did I get inspired when I came across her gallery! My jaw literally dropped when I found her incredible pencilworks. The first drawing of hers I noticed, a Pirates of the Caribbean fanart, became one of my favo