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Jilly
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Artist // Traditional Art
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My Bio
Current Residence: Utah
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Favourite genre of music: Jazz or Alternative- Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald
Favourite photographer: Richard Avedon, Michael Kahn, Ansel Adams
Favourite style of art: Painting and Digital Art, Art Photography
Operating System: Win Xp,
MP3 player of choice: Dell Dj
Shell of choice: mine? :)
Wallpaper of choice: Digital Art or Nude Art Photography :) Japanese prints
Skin of choice: mine? :)
Favourite cartoon character: Happy Tree Friends, Hello Kitty and Powerpuff girls
Personal Quote: What comes around , goes around ?

Favourite Visual Artist
John Waterhouse,Jan Vermeer, Hudson River School Artists
Favourite Movies
The Notebook, Rob Roy, Moulin Rouge, Whale Rider
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Amy Winehouse, Collective Soul or No Doubt or Jamie Cullum
Favourite Writers
Marion Zimmer Bradley & Paul Ferrini
Favourite Games
Tekken3 , The Sims 2, World of Warcraft
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC
Tools of the Trade
anything thats available, Im trying all kinds of mediums
Other Interests
Books, Art, Music, computers

Looking ahead to the new year, 3 years later...lol

Looking ahead to the new year, 3 years later...lol

Wow, I forgot about this place with all the facebooking. Anyways its still a great site and i love it here.

Looking ahead to the New Year

Looking ahead to the New Year

Hey, I'm not going to make this a long rant, but I'm trying to figure out what move I should make next. Ive been checking into art school and it really feels like the right next step, but Im not sure. I for sures will really have a struggle on my hands but it seems so worth it. Well I am currently exploring comic art, I just love the look of it. I am also working on figure drawing as well, I seem drawn to drawing people I think its the wide range of compositions and I love the way people look. Well I will keep trying to get into school and maybe then I will be able to figure out what my style is and focus on the type of art I really want to

Well I feel a bit more confident

Well I feel a bit more confident

Well I feel a bit more confident in my ongoing self learning. Its so funny cause everytime I think I want to try something new and I'm afraid to start it. I can't seem to let that self judgement bullshit go, the stupid thing is almost everything I try (emphasis on the word almost) that was just for me sorry where was I?, ok everything I try and set out to accomplish usually comes out ok, so what is with the self torture? and I have to fight to remind myself I love art and I love creating art. I do know that part of the problem is my Virgoness, i know thats not a word, but I just made it up, being a perfectionist and I get lost in and keep mys

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I love your gallery! You have a real talent with traditional media.
Thanks so much for your comment, It is greatly appreciated

Peace


Thank you so much for the support.

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Cheers for the :+devwatch:! I appreciate that! :thanks:
Thank you for the fav:)
Thanks for the support on my Sound of Silence portrait!


You have some beautiful paintings!.[And you're self-taught? I'm still awed! :D Great stuff!]