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Frozen Tranqulity by Nanaki-Murasaki Frozen Tranqulity :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 0 0 Shattering an 'art' block by Nanaki-Murasaki Shattering an 'art' block :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 0 0 Determination by Nanaki-Murasaki Determination :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 1 0 Skavenger Hardstyle by Nanaki-Murasaki Skavenger Hardstyle :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 5 4 Bricks N Blocks by Nanaki-Murasaki Bricks N Blocks :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 1 6 Binding of true love by Nanaki-Murasaki Binding of true love :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 1 0 The Martini by Nanaki-Murasaki The Martini :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 1 5 Simply Wine by Nanaki-Murasaki Simply Wine :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 1 5 For lupus-deus-est by Nanaki-Murasaki For lupus-deus-est :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 2 2 Spring Has Come Remake by Nanaki-Murasaki Spring Has Come Remake :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 3 3 MMM tasteh by Nanaki-Murasaki MMM tasteh :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 1 0 Interconnectivity 2 by Nanaki-Murasaki Interconnectivity 2 :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 0 0 Interconnectivity by Nanaki-Murasaki Interconnectivity :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 3 1 Confused Reality by Nanaki-Murasaki Confused Reality :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 3 4 Mixed Dimensions by Nanaki-Murasaki Mixed Dimensions :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 2 1 ST Theme Scandanavia Hunter Ski God by Nanaki-Murasaki ST Theme Scandanavia Hunter Ski God :iconnanaki-murasaki:Nanaki-Murasaki 0 0

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Charmander by caffwin Charmander :iconcaffwin:caffwin 13 6 Fire Starters evolved by SoftMonKeychains Fire Starters evolved :iconsoftmonkeychains:SoftMonKeychains 218 106 Classic Dragon Battle by Chari-Artist Classic Dragon Battle :iconchari-artist:Chari-Artist 80 46
Kerkythea render
Kerkythea is a standalone freeware render engine, using physically accurate materials and lights, aiming for the best quality rendering in the most efficient timeframe. The target of Kerkythea is to simplify the task of quality rendering by providing the necessary tools to automate scene setup, such as staging using the GL real-time viewer, material editor, general/render settings, editors, etc., under a common interface. Their homepage can be found on It's current API is based on the fox toolkit and it comes in Windows and Linux executable flavors. It also runs under the unix windowing system X11 on Mac OSX (Panther of Leopard).
These are the features from the latest release on 08 February, 2008, Kerkythea Rendering System 2008 Echo Edition v.2.0.5
:star: Easy and fast rendering - Optimized ray tracing kernel.
:star: Easy and consist
:iconlighting-challenges:Lighting-Challenges 7 8
livestream: totodile vore by saber-th livestream: totodile vore :iconsaber-th:saber-th 98 39 Pokeswap V by pettyartist Pokeswap V :iconpettyartist:pettyartist 96 25 Me and My Huge Killer Dinosaur by phoenixsong Me and My Huge Killer Dinosaur :iconphoenixsong:phoenixsong 91 25 Poke-Clones by Bestary Poke-Clones :iconbestary:Bestary 103 19 Stormy Ocean by AlexanderZero Stormy Ocean :iconalexanderzero:AlexanderZero 4 3 + Charizard -006 + by PokeChibiArtist98 + Charizard -006 + :iconpokechibiartist98:PokeChibiArtist98 49 5 + Charmeleon - 005 + by PokeChibiArtist98 + Charmeleon - 005 + :iconpokechibiartist98:PokeChibiArtist98 38 5 + Charmander -004 + by PokeChibiArtist98 + Charmander -004 + :iconpokechibiartist98:PokeChibiArtist98 30 3 My Charizard shape by JoeltheSwedishDragon My Charizard shape :iconjoeltheswedishdragon:JoeltheSwedishDragon 59 188 Yeigahaien by Shinerai Yeigahaien :iconshinerai:Shinerai 640 252
Tickler's Glee - Chapter 1
“Grr! Let me out of here!”
No matter how hard the Charmander tried to struggle, it was a futile effort. From what his tail flame could illuminate in the room, he was in a small, cement walled area. His hands were bound behind his back with a thick, prickly rope… the legs were tightly constricted by a strange metallic construction, its sleek and silver appearance visible from the limited light. Moving his legs only seemed to tighten this metal even more, to the point where he winced in pain as the holes closed in on his legs. Once he stopped struggling, the grip eased, albeit slightly.
“Argh. This is hurting me! Why are you doing this?”
The figure in front of him did not speak. He was large figure, more than twice the Charmander’s height and a lot heavier. The individual was draped in a dark purple cloak, the hood covering most of his face, although the general dimness in the room helped stealth any other features. A hand was lifted up, it was orange in col
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Many of you who actually pay attention to my work may have seen these three images.
Mixed Dimensions by Nanaki-Murasaki
Confused Reality by Nanaki-Murasaki
Interconnectivity by Nanaki-Murasaki

time to reveal a secret about them. This is actually a style of art i took on back in High School. I aptly named it Abstract Geometrism. I thought only in numbers when it came to my art. measurements and numbers. So i thought about translating this though process into a form of art. I soon found a protractor and a ruler. Using those two items plus a pencil i made a very very complex image that took only hours to make. When it was done. It was a very random mess. Eventually i honed the skill and understanding of what i was doing in my mind to translate the images.

I soon discovered later on that by usings a form of intersection weaving in the lines i could create what i called false depth. This false depth evolved into false dimension by making you perceive a 3rd dimension when in fact there is no real depiction of such a trait. This lead to another discovery. When i added varying levels of shading to the image it began to create a new form of design possibilities i could unlock at will.

Basically these 3 images details how far i have become.

The first is Mixed Dimensions
When you look at this image you see a mess of straight lines that have been purposely hardened and made thick like that. even with the shading you can still see the lines. Now following the lines you still to make out shapes. These shpaes then make patterns. these patterns then begin giving the illusion that its 3D. TADA!

next is Confused Reality.
This one is my personal favorite. This was all done by eye using a ruler and a pencil. again using my technique as above you begin to notice strange objects. There are in fact 3 pyramids 1 octahedron 1 cube.
The lines and shading actually help conceal the true purpose of the image. By using shading in places you wouldn't expect your eyes are tricked into looking somewhere else to find the pattern and meaning. But as your eyes start to trace the image out. you begin to notice whats really going on.

last is Interconnectivity
This one was a odd one even to me. I originally wanted to do a image like above but it evolved into a fake 3D cube with the back faces erased so that you only see the front and 2 sides. then using my intersection weaving trick i drawn on the cubes surface varying the angles a bit to make it look more and more chaotic. as the result went on. It evolved into a illusion of the perception of placement in the image. when you look at the cubes faces you think its just lines on a cube but when you follow the random lines you see that the cube has inverted and the lines look like they are flying through it and inside it. this is the effect attained by the Intersection weaving.

Hope this sums up how these images worked and maybe give you some insight on how to do this.
I may post a tutorial to this style of art someday for giggles. ENJOY!
  • Listening to: my own thoughts of evil boredom!!
  • Reading: Your Mind
  • Watching: you though your webcam
  • Playing: with your head
  • Eating: your brains
  • Drinking: cold hard hair raising whiskey WOOOOOOO


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Donald Sargeant
Artist | Professional | Digital Art
United States
Current Residence: Hillsboro Oregon
Favourite genre of music: Anything made with a computer
Favourite photographer: I have to many to list
Favourite style of art: Traditional, 3D, Digital
Operating System: Win 7 64bit Home Premium
MP3 player of choice: Sony Walkman NetMD, Winamp 5
Shell of choice: ummm...seashells?
Wallpaper of choice: I use whatever catches my eye
Skin of choice: Windows Classic
Favourite cartoon character: Kenshin Himoura,Edward and Alphonse Elric,Naruto,Kakashi,Sassuke,Sakura,Zabuza
Personal Quote: An eternity can go by before you realize your dreams. Its what you do in that time that helps you achieve it.



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Zexidous Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2016
Happy birthday Nanaki!
Hope you're doing well, and that you have a great day today!
hoaxofajoke Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2015
x time from the fall of SMP, how are ye nana?

Also, happy belated birthday and may your fedora tipping yield much :)
Angelo-XD Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday =V
Zexidous Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2015
Happy birthday Nanaki!!
AzureParagon Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2014  Professional General Artist
Hey Nanaki, did you get my Note? <=)
Chance-n-Characo Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
So... Nanaki... Aaaaaas it would turn out, you and me have a lot more that we like in common than I ever let on... Wanna say sorry for ignoring you so often... I absolutely love a lot of the stuff your into XD and SOMEHOW, you found me even on FA, lol. Its sorta funny, ain't it?
Nanaki-Murasaki Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
heh dude that is always your business. If you never wanted to tell me. I have no reason to pry. I was actually amazed when i saw you crop up on FA after 4 years. I was like "wait a minute...noo that can't be him. I know it isn't him" Then lo and behold i find out it really was you. hahah strange world isn't it?
Chance-n-Characo Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014
No no no no. You were always exceedingly friendly, and I avoided you because of the likes we shared that I was still keeping to myself, and that was a very wrong reason to ignore you, ESPECIALLY because we liked so many of the same things! It was... just very mean... And I do owe you an apology for that.
Yeah XD I've had that account for ages, and I shut doing doing anything on it cause the first person who talked to me on there was you, and I was so worried for so long about people finding out, a very stupid worry I now realize. I remember how worried I was when you were like the first person to talk to me on FA XD. I was too ashamed of who I was, ya know?
Yeah, lol... Its a damned strange world. I'd like to try being your friend now, if you'd allow me...? I have a lot of wasted time to make up for so far as that is concerned, and again, I'm sorry for that c:>...
Nanaki-Murasaki Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
haha no need to apologize i fully understand. Its like i said i have no business on what goes on in your head. If you freely tell me like now then its ok. Otherwise i simply don't pry into peoples personal affairs. Also i feel a apology is in order. I did actually find you all those years ago out of sheer luck. I wasn't even looking for you. I simply scanned FA and poof there was characo.
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Ked-V Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2013  Professional General Artist
thank you for the fav :)
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