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Pluto

PLUTO It took more than 30 years to find the 9th planet. In the late 1800s, astronomers suspected there must be another planet beyond Neptune. Many people searched the dark, distant space hoping to discover "Planet X." In 1929, a special wide-field camera was installed at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona. Clyde W. Tombaugh, a young astronomer, began to look for the mysterious planet. Tombaugh would take two photographs of a section of the star-filled sky a few nights apart. Then he would compare the images. He was looking for a moving object. Planets move. Stars do not. They are "fixed" in space. For seven months, Tombaugh pat

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I am a draftsman, painter, designer, and creator of portraits and three dimensional art.

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John Singer Sargent, Makoto Fujimura, and Bruce Herman
Favourite Movies
Interstellar, Night of the Hunter, and The Prince of Egypt
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Gravity Falls
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John Mayer, Thomas Tallis, and Camille Saint-Saens
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Dorothy L. Sayers, Augustine of Hippo
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Happy New Year, friends and followers all! In celebration of the occasion (okay it had nothing to do with the occasion, it was just a coincidence) I just opened a new Etsy shop - come check it out at www.etsy.com/shop/MarschStudios
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"It's not the struggle that makes us artists, but Art that makes us struggle."  Albert Camus

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LoulinHobbyist Traditional Artist
Many thanks for :+fav:ing.
Glad you liked both the drawing and the little homemade thin-brush-solution. :)
PaintsmudgerProfessional Traditional Artist
Gladly; I love your work. Plus I paint miniatures so that cramping finger pain is all too familiar.
PajunenHobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the :+fav:
PaintsmudgerProfessional Traditional Artist
my pleasure
TabathaZeeProfessional General Artist
Thanks for :+fav:ing! :hug:
I really like your work for Single Fare!
PaintsmudgerProfessional Traditional Artist
Thank you! I was glad to find your work, too.
LoulinHobbyist Traditional Artist
Many thanks for :+fav:ing.
Glad you liked the drawing. :)