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Jeremy Colwell
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In Defense of Inefficiency

In Defense of Inefficiency

I recently came across a wonderful series of blog posts by artist Jesse Hamm (https://sirspamdalot.deviantart.com/) discussing the work of Alex Toth.  Widely (and correctly) regarded as one of the greatest comic artists of all time, Toth’s utter mastery of efficiency in line and form set him apart from the vast majority of other artists who are often seen as fussy or wasteful in comparison. Minimalism and efficiency are without a doubt incredibly valuable ideals to aspire to and explore.  The artists who have mastered their use deserve the praise heaped upon them.  But their virtuosity need not be a reason to reject or ignore other appr
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My Bio
I'm an illustrator, father, and husband. Went to college and earned a degree in Art. I've used it for freelancing with many individuals and companies including, DC (as part of Hi-Fi Studio), IDW, Atlas, Image, Mirage, and Ape.

Current Residence: Vancouver, WA

Favourite Visual Artist
Mike Mignola
Favourite TV Shows
True Blood
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Jack Johnson
Favourite Games
Mass Effect series. RPGs
Favourite Gaming Platform
Xbox 360
Tools of the Trade
PS CS5
Other Interests
Family, Education, PTA
I'm now going to be at Emerald City Comicon this coming Thurs-Sun.  Table U4. Stop by and say hello!

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Figured I would toss my updated Facebook banner on here for those of you looking for what I've got coming out.  Thanks for all of the support!

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Timothy-Brown Digital Artist
Thanks for watching! You've got some amazing work in your gallery!
zestonemanHobbyist General Artist
You do an amazing work, BRAVO!!!
JeremyColwellProfessional Digital Artist
Very kind. Thank you!
NJValenteProfessional
Very cool gallery, totally digging your work man! 
JeremyColwellProfessional Digital Artist
Thank you very much!
mechangel2002Professional Traditional Artist
:salute:
jadecksProfessional Digital Artist
Thanks so much brother for the DAWATCH!!!!