How long have you been on DeviantART?
10 years, outlasting both LiveJournal and MySpace.
What does your Username mean?
The name of the mayor from the New Cutey Honey OAV series. I first used this web moniker when I created a Geocities fansite dedicated to this anime - it has stuck with me ever since.
Describe yourself in three words.
Generous, refined, single-minded.
Are you left or right handed?
What was your first deviation?
What is your favorite type of art to create?
Anime/cartoon characters - particularly female human(oid)s.
If you could master a different art style, what would it be?
Photography. Two words: Herb Ritts.
What was your first favorite?
What type of art do you tend to favorite the most?
Usually, whatever I happen to be “into” at the moment. Frequently, it involves female human(oid) characters.
Who is your all time favorite deviant artist?
Among those whose work inspires me...
If you could meet anyone on DeviantArt in person, who would it be?
I wish that I could meet all of my fellow Deviants! In particular, however, I'd very much like to meet and , both of whom I've known online for quite a few years. I also wouldn't mind seeing again - we only met once at Anime Expo 2005.
How has a fellow deviant impacted your life?
Several of my friends and colleagues from the anime convention circuit are, or at one time were, fellow deviants. A few were even Artist Alley neighbors - good times!
What are your preferred tools to create art?
Mechanical pencil, Sakura Micron pens, Adobe Photoshop CS2 (PC)/CS5 (Macbook), and a Wacom Bamboo tablet. Before my transition to digital coloring, I most frequently used Copic markers to color my work - and I still do occasionally.
What is the most inspirational place for you to create art?
Aside from my desk at home and my kitchen table...it’s most frequently the break room at work.
What is your favorite deviantart memory?
Attending the DeviantMeet at DA’s headquarters in 2013.
- Watching: MLP:FiM on Netflix