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Angela Boyle
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Artist // Hobbyist // Traditional Art
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My Bio
By day I am a technical writer and by evening and weekend a comic artist. I like to knit. I like to read and write. And of course I like to draw. I have made a number of small comics (flyingdodopublications.com). I also have two web comics, an autobio called Spaz Hands (spazhands.blogspot.com) and draw The Jerks (the-jerks.com).

Current Residence: Seattle
Favourite cartoon character: The Tick, Batman, Power Girl
Personal Quote: The truth is often just an excuse for a lack of imagination (Garak)

Favourite Visual Artist
Skottie Young, Ben Templesmith, James Gurney, Edward Gorey, Maurice Sendak, Julia Wertz, Emily Carroll, Beatrix Potter, Jeff Lemire
Favourite Movies
Fifth Element, Hellboy(s), Labyrinth, Boondock Saints, Secretary, Princess Bride
Favourite TV Shows
Torchwood, Law and Order: CI, Modern Family, Mike & Molly, New Girl, Big Bang Theory
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Regina Spektor, Ingrid Michaelson, Amanda Palmer
Favourite Books
Einstein Intersection, Bardic Voices, Umbrella Academy, Octopus Pie, I Kill Giants
Favourite Writers
Poe, Delaney, Mercedes Lackey, Julia Wertz, Meredith Gran, Jeff Lemire
Favourite Games
Boggle, Bananagrams, Zuma, Borderlands
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC
Tools of the Trade
pencil, paper, ink, watercolor
Other Interests
knitting, reading, writing, my dogs

Starting

Starting

Well, now seems like a good time to start writing here. I am not sure why. I have plenty of other places to write. But I am starting the UW's Natural Science Illustration certificate program in the fall. I will likely document the whole thing through comics, but sometimes you just need to write. So I will start an art journal here. My second big news, other than the certificate program, is that I just got an old Cintiq. So old, there was only one pen on all of the internet that I can use with it.   It was a close call. It is a Cintiq 15X. I think it is 10-12 years old. The certificate program includes learning digital drawing so this should

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Happy Birthday!
Love your quirky sense of humor
lunavalseHobbyist Traditional Artist
Haha. Thanks!
AlizarinJenProfessional Traditional Artist
thank you so much for the :+fav:
candylama101Student Artist
I though you might like it! :D
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Anything can happen! :D
sushi-just-askHobbyist General Artist
Got my little blobs up on my wall hope Geek Girl 12 was awesome for you!
lunavalseHobbyist Traditional Artist
Hooray! That's great.