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Jess
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Artist // Student // Traditional Art
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My Bio
Current Residence: Halifax, NS Canada
Favourite style of art: pop surrealism/low brow art, tattoo (old school, japanese/chinese), art nouveau, renaissance, pop art, anime/manga
Operating System: Windows 7
Personal Quote: "I dunno, internet?"

Favourite Visual Artist
Alphonse Mucha, Van Gough, M C Escher, Dali, Deanna Musgrave, Bara-chan, Andy Warhol, Michael Parks to name just a few...
Favourite TV Shows
Quite Interesting, Game of Thrones, Camelot, Misfits
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
NIN, Dream Theater, Muse, Big Wreck, Lacuna Coil
Favourite Books
Millenium Series, Harry Potter series, Song of Ice and Fire, lots of fantasy-related stuff.
Favourite Writers
Nora Roberts, George R R Martin, J K Rowling
Tools of the Trade
The GIMP, Photoshop CS4, graphite pencils, Micron & Zig pens, acrylic and oil paints, COPIC markers.
Other Interests
music, reading, baking, art, interior design, anything with lots of colors

Wordpress

Wordpress

I'll be keeping a journal of my artistic journeys on Wordpress: http://www.modularcreativity.net.

All Moved In

All Moved In

Hello all, Sorry that it's been so long since I've last updated. It's not that I haven't been working on art; I have, actually, more so than I was. I'm working on several tattoo designs, so it's not what I'm used to doing, but I'm really enjoying it. I'm moved into the new apartment and relatively set up. The dining room is my work space; I have a computer, drafting table and a shelf for stuff. It's still looking a bit bare but will gather stuff over time. My computer will serve as my blog/art site once I get the web server up and running. I *finally* got wireless working with Fedora 9, so the next step is to get the blog software running w

Art class was a bust.

Art class was a bust.

Nihao minna-san! So it turns out that the art class I signed up for wasn't quite what I expected it to be... I went for three classes and decided that I'd had enough, and I'm not going back. :( The first week was very promising; I learned how to sketch more accurately than I'd been doing before by using exploratory lines and the like. I also learned a bit about perspective through measuring with my pencil and cross-hatching. However, it seems the class deviated into a water-color thing. Last class I went to was just sitting outside sketching random stuff and giving it a quick black-ink wash... not fun at all. Actually, it was boring as hell,

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hrtshpdfruitStudent Traditional Artist
Thanks jess for the watch!
soulexposedStudent Traditional Artist
NP giiiiirl. :)
VariaZimHobbyist Digital Artist
Hehe, I saw a link to your account on some forum thread about Seneca's animation program, hello!
soulexposedStudent Traditional Artist
Hello back! Not sure why I would've replied about animation since I know nothing about it, but hey, it's all good. :)
artragedProfessional General Artist
Thank you for the :+fav:! :-)
Hey, thank you so much for the fave! :D