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SuperHeroine by JamesArtVille SuperHeroine :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 10 2 Cassandra by JamesArtVille Cassandra :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 11 0 Kite by JamesArtVille Kite :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 6 7 Leonardo by JamesArtVille Leonardo :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 11 8 Princess Peach by JamesArtVille Princess Peach :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 17 3 Paper Mario by JamesArtVille Paper Mario :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 8 4 Cera O'Malley Gone Feral by JamesArtVille Cera O'Malley Gone Feral :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 3 0 Secret Identity by JamesArtVille Secret Identity :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 10 7 A Little Help Please by JamesArtVille A Little Help Please :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 4 1 Raising Dragons Graphic Novel Poster by JamesArtVille Raising Dragons Graphic Novel Poster :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 6 6 Krystal by JamesArtVille Krystal :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 17 1 GEB Book Cover by JamesArtVille GEB Book Cover :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 5 8 Cera Sloshed by JamesArtVille Cera Sloshed :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 1 0 Quirky by JamesArtVille Quirky :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 3 2 Finch by JamesArtVille Finch :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 2 0 Holding Off the Horde by JamesArtVille Holding Off the Horde :iconjamesartville:JamesArtVille 7 0

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Supervillain Enterprises by SuperheroEnterprise Supervillain Enterprises :iconsuperheroenterprise:SuperheroEnterprise 4 0 Sheik colored by Vivora Sheik colored :iconvivora:Vivora 11 1 50's by JollyGeedunk 50's :iconjollygeedunk:JollyGeedunk 1 2 Helicopter by JollyGeedunk Helicopter :iconjollygeedunk:JollyGeedunk 1 3 Bob's Cosplays by Pirocanto Bob's Cosplays :iconpirocanto:Pirocanto 3 2 The Dark Love Songstress by SuperheroEnterprise The Dark Love Songstress :iconsuperheroenterprise:SuperheroEnterprise 6 15 Notes vs. Duplicate by SuperheroEnterprise Notes vs. Duplicate :iconsuperheroenterprise:SuperheroEnterprise 4 2 Sheik- coloured by Astatos-Luna Sheik- coloured :iconastatos-luna:Astatos-Luna 105 44 A Vibrant Thing by JWadeWebb A Vibrant Thing :iconjwadewebb:JWadeWebb 15 1 Cast of Superhero Enterprises by SuperheroEnterprise Cast of Superhero Enterprises :iconsuperheroenterprise:SuperheroEnterprise 13 6 SHEIK by tonikaze SHEIK :icontonikaze:tonikaze 65 7 Hylian Goddess Collaboration by RavenMomoka Hylian Goddess Collaboration :iconravenmomoka:RavenMomoka 11 10 Starglider - JameaArtVille by RachaelVTStudio Starglider - JameaArtVille :iconrachaelvtstudio:RachaelVTStudio 4 2 Princess Zelda by Chalkori Princess Zelda :iconchalkori:Chalkori 300 42 Boba Fett Color by Pirocanto Boba Fett Color :iconpirocanto:Pirocanto 4 6
Journal
Trying out this Commission Thing
I've never done commissions before, but I decided I'd give it a try finally.
What I Won't Draw:
Anything sexual, immoral, evil/demonic, extreme violence/gore, and basically any extremely creepy looking character. Please understand that I have the right to refuse a commission I feel uncomfortable in doing.
What I Will Draw:
Disney, Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network characters, most superheroes and comic book characters, most animals, and original characters.
Sketches
Jane Darling
Created by (C)Disney
Drawn by me (C)animeiscool1234
http://fav.me/d97a9hv
Half body: $5
Full body: $10
+$6 for each extra character
Full color
Timmy Turner
Created by (C)Butch Hartman
Drawn by me (C)animeiscool1234
http://fav.me/d98xmyu
Sam from Totally Spies
(C) Cartoon Network
Drawn by me (C)animeiscool1234
http://fav.me/d964z8o
Traditional: $10
Digital: $20
+$10 for every additional character
+$5 for a simple background
I will accept PayPal. I don't know exactly how this payment thing works so bear with me. I'
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Commissions

Full Color Illustration
Illustrations are detailed and usually large in scope. These are the work of art that take time and love. While character commissions can be quick and fun, full digital illustrations may feature environments, multiples characters, and other complicated designs that really make them stand out as polished products.

Examples: The Boy Wonder by JamesArtVille Broken Curses by JamesArtVille Keeper of the Woods by JamesArtVille
Character Lineart
Please keep all requests family appropriate. I will accept commissions with content no higher than PG-13. Thank you for your consideration. Please allow 1 week for illustrating and file delivery.

Examples: Chosen Hero Lineart by JamesArtVille Samus Aran Identity Line Art by JamesArtVille Keeper of the Woods Line Art by JamesArtVille
Character Sketch
Do you have an original character that needs to be rendered? Or possibly need help brainstorming character designs for an upcoming story? Maybe you have a favorite fictional character that you'd love to have a piece of fan art made just for you? From the simple to the full equipped, I can illustrate artwork featuring a single character just for you!

Examples: Hyrule Warriors Link by JamesArtVille Oh Brave Lass, Bonnie Silver by JamesArtVille Goku vs Vegeta Sketch by JamesArtVille

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I'm having a book signing this Friday. I'll have my tablet with me so I can draw on the spot. Who doesn't love live demonstrations? tinyurl.com/roguebarb
My thoughts regarding this year's Inktober challenge. What an experience! -
steemit.com/art/@jamesartville…
  • Listening to: Theophany
  • Reading: Narnia: Voyage of the Don Treader
  • Watching: Star Trek: The Next Generation
  • Playing: Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Eating: Homemade food
  • Drinking: Water

    I create my artwork using digital illustration, with a specialty for cartoons, comics, and anime art. Influenced by the television shows of my youth, I want my art to inspire young audiences in the same manner I was during my formative years. Cartoon art tells stories, features amazing characters, and uses vibrant colors and motion effects to bring an otherwise static image to life. Geek culture is so strong these days, in part because of our fascination for the super, the other-worldly, and the hope that good always prevails.

    My original art is a combination of Eastern “anime” style mixed with the traditional Western “American” cartoon. I cater to both comic book readers and manga enthusiasts. I have plenty of stories that I hope to publish someday, each with a color cast of striking characters. In the meantime, I let my creativity flow with each new drawing and I do my best to polish it as a stand-alone work of art.
    
    A significant portion of my artwork depicts pre-established characters from popular media. As I am not the original creator of these intellectual properties, the original artwork that I create using these characters is classified as “fan art”. This is quite common among digital artists and there is a market for it, not necessarily for profit, but for fostering community and allowing followers to show appreciation for their favorite heroes and heroines. These works are not for sale, but they drive traffic and jump start conversations.

    It is my hope that I can create a movement of anime and cartoon type art. Growing up, I felt pressured to use my creativity to produce artwork using traditional media such as oils, acrylics, water color, etc. I felt as if though my cartoons were looked down upon, a childish hobby that would never amount to anything in my adult life. Every time I walked into an art gallery and saw the highly detailed and/or interpretive pieces hanging on the wall, it reinforced my insecurity as an artist and I felt like I didn’t belong in the art community.

    Having been published recently as a children’s book illustrator and graphic novelist, I want to encourage others to learn the value of their drawings, doodles, and sketches. Digital media like the computer, drawing tablets, and painting software don’t need to replace age-old mediums, but they certainly belong side by side as legitimate tools for artists to create, explore, and express themselves. I want to create a call to arms for young artists to embrace their own styles and to follow their dreams. I want to encourage aspiring artists to draw every day and never give up in the face of criticism, self-doubt, and worst of all, comparing themselves to others.

    Drawing has been many things for me. It has been a way for me to cope with my struggles. It has allowed me to escape and visit faraway lands, where I am the both the author and participant of my own stories. I have been able to express how I feel in ways that my words were unable to do. It has given me lifelong friends, characters, that I will never forget and will always contain a part of me. It would be a dream come true for the opportunity to share these things with others and let the world see my art, a huge part of my life, a glimpse into my heart.

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James Art Ville
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
United States
James Art Ville is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer. His love for art began when he was four years old drawing the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. As an adult, James continues to draw heroes for both children and adults alike. From book covers to children’s books, most of his work is done from home where he can be close to his four children.

James' latest work, the Raising Dragons Graphic Novel, is available now!
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ShadowComando Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2018
Hello! are you still active on here? :)
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JamesArtVille Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2018  Professional Digital Artist
Yes, I am. What can I do for you?
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DreadLockedCipher Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Student General Artist
Happy late birthday. :iconcake3dplz: Birthday cake  icon  Party Airborne Hug Hope your day was awesome.
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ashbasher22 Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday to you. Hope it goes wonderful for you. :D
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TheWolfBunny Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2017
Requests open? I liked the way you drew Misty!
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JamesArtVille Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2017  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you for enjoying my art. I am open for commissions, but my plate is too full for unpaid requests. However, I will consider drawing Misty again in the future.
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TheWolfBunny Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2017
OK
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:iconjamesartville:
JamesArtVille Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2017  Professional Digital Artist
Did you have a specific request, or did you just want to see more Misty fanart?
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RavenMomoka Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2017  Student Digital Artist
Thank you so much for the watch!! i appreciate it ❤
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