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My Bio
I used to draw more than I do now. I never had art class or any formal course in art. I just draw what I see. Sometimes that works and sometimes it doesn't.

This page is where I share my creations with the world, provided the world wants to see them.

Favourite Visual Artist
Edward Gorey, Tim Burton
Favourite Movies
The Crow, Batman (Burton & Nolan), Lord of the Rings
Favourite TV Shows
Family Guy, Batman: The Animated Series, The Simpsons, The Joy of Painting, Ghost Hunters, NCIS
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Marilyn Manson, Beth Hart, Annie Lennox, Sarah Mclachlan, Filter, Savage Garden, Matchbox 20
Favourite Books
The Shining, To Kill a Mockingbird, Of Mice and Men, The Great Gatsby, The Haunting of Hill House, A Seperate Peace, The Loved One
Favourite Writers
Harper Lee, Stephen King, John Steinbeck, Evelyn Waugh
Favourite Games
Half Life series, Quake series, Doom series, Myst series, Max Payne
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC
Tools of the Trade
Pencils, Paper, and Erasers.
Other Interests
Singing in the key of me - la la la!
Well, it finally happened... I had to start watermarking my images.  I found out some website had taken my second Waylon Jennings portrait and was serving it as a desktop wallpaper without my permission.  :(  I guess from now on, I should know better...

Here it is, almost christmas...

Here it is, almost christmas...

...and I still have four more drawings to finish.  Those people just won't get their gift on time this year.  I'll post them as I finish them.  I've just fallen behind.  No if's, and's or but's about it. That said, one of them is my first dog drawing.  It's a gift for my step-sister.  It's of her dog "Sandy."  Look for that shortly, I'm rather proud of it.  :D  The next will be another dog, for my other step-sister.  The third is for my step-brother, but he requested it as a gift for someone else.  I think I can still post it.  I don't think the person would mind.  I also have another portrait of a person.  It didn't turn out as good, but I

Finished the house drawing, now on to portraits.

Finished the house drawing, now on to portraits.

I just finished the 11x14 of a house, now I'm about to start two portraits, both are gifts as well.  The holidays are getting busy.

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damianparlickiHobbyist Traditional Artist
thanks :)
StyrbjornAnderssonStudent General Artist
Thanks for the fav!
StyrbjornAnderssonStudent General Artist
I browsed your gallery, and found a lot of really nice pictures! I add you to my watch :)
John-Tansey Traditional Artist
Thanks for adding The Manchester 1899 to your collections, Ha, I saw Waylon in 82 in Santa Rosa Ca. A very well drawn portrait, nice job!
MechanicalGraphiteHobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you! I've always liked ships and the sea. Your Manchester picture is great. I've never sailed before or even been on a ship, so I make myself content looking pictures of them =P
KW-ScottProfessional Traditional Artist
Welcome to the :icontraditional-artists: group! Please read the rules of submissions before submitting to the gallery [link]
Thank You! :D
MechanicalGraphiteHobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for approving me! :D