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Katy Jones
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The Freak and the Idol

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The Freak and the Idol

Saturday morning is warm and soporific. Drowsy bees waver from flower to flower. Cats doze slit-eyed on garden walls. A sun-crazed blackbird is basking in the middle of someone's lawn, wings outstretched. As Shona rounds the corner at the end of her road a shower of late blossom floats slowly to the ground, flickering marshmallow colours across her path. She is strolling towards town, dressed in dreamy pastels. A soft pink T-shirt hugs her upper body and her little shorts look snug. Her hair is clasped up absent-mindedly and her bare legs glow. Shona's indolent stride takes her around a corner onto George Street where a new block of student

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Faerietale Calendar 2010

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My Bio
Current Residence: Manchester, UK
Favourite cartoon character: Mr Burns

Favourite Visual Artist
Rebecca Guay, Mucha, Brian Froud, Alan Lee, Waterhouse
Favourite Movies
Labyrinth, Vampire Circus, Ginger Snaps, Nosferatu, Lost in Translation
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Alanis, No Doubt, the Cure, Bauhaus, Rammstein, Without Face, Dead Can Dance
Favourite Writers
Angela Carter & Margaret Atwood
Favourite Games
MTG
Favourite Gaming Platform
PS2
Tools of the Trade
Acrylic paints, prismacolor markers, coloured pencils
Other Interests
Chocolate fudge cake, writing, elves, forests, bats, wolves, vampyres, feminism
It's been a really long time since I've been on Deviantart, but since some people are still finding my art here, I thought I'd post a little update. I'm currently concentrating on illustration and pyrography. My website at www.KatyJones.co.uk is my m...

1st EMG Sketch Fest, Friday March 26th

1st EMG Sketch Fest, Friday March 26th

I shall be participating in this exciting online event tomorrow - and so can you! It's a gathering of artists who will be producing sketches in response to prompts suggested by anyone who'd like to drop by, and then posting them online so everyone can see the results! For all the details, see: http://community.livejournal.com/emglivejournal/870.html Please do consider dropping by to make some suggestions - you don't even need a Live Journal account. Other artists are welcome to participate - though you do need to sign up in advance. I'm planning to participate between around 11am and 5pm GMT (8am and 2pm AST), and hope to create at least

Free Postage Deal

Free Postage Deal

Very excited by DA's current free postage deal, which is especially fantastic if, like me, you're not in the US and most of what you usually pay for prints is postage! I'm stocking up on my own magnets and giant sized prints...but it's a fantastic opportunity to get early Christmas presents in and support your fellow deviants at the same time.

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SilmuenHobbyist Digital Artist
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Hi, your work [link] is truly inspiring, has been featured in Spread The Love Project, a cause article.

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Thanks so much for the fave! :hug:
You have a lot of cool drawings. Mtg rocks!
love your gallery. lots of personality and the way you do trees is very beautiful..
Finally I'm back !!! :glomp:

I wait your visit on my gallery any time !!! :hug: