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Steven Powers (SMP)
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Madison and Maverick by Steven-Powers-SMP, visual art

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My Bio

I am a freelance Concept Artist and Writer. I believe the painting must tell a story and invoke a feeling in the audience.


I'm a self-taught artist and through the years I have been a musician, a fighter, a soldier, machinist, salesman, and a father. I have jumped out of airplanes; written songs and short stories; hold degrees in Web Design and Network Administration; extensive background in communications and computer science. I have always loved movies and animation, which eventually led me into video editing, then into Digital Arts. Though I have always been able to draw, I, unfortunately,, had no official training other than "Art Appreciation" and "Technical Drawing" courses. So through a lot of time, effort, tutorials, and guidance from others, I have been able to fill in some of the missing pieces.


Eventually I realize that throughout the years I have been building skills that are an asset to digital artists. My mechanical skills are a great asset in 3D modeling and concept art; Athletics and understanding of movement have helped with animation; Musical, Audio/Video skills are required for even the shortest animation; and while being an avid movie watcher, I had been training my eye. Art is a life long journey ...there will always be something new to learn.


If you have any questions please contact me at steven.powers.smp@gmail.com,

Steve


Tools of the Trade
Painter, GIMP, Photoshop, Blender, Alchemy
It has been some time since I posted tutorials or artwork, but a reminder, I post mostly on my blog and YouTube channels found at the links below: https://www.stevenpowerssmp.com/ https://www.youtube.com/user/stevenpowerssmp
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"Everything we do changes us…there is no going back to the way we were." We like many others, recently went through a big change in our lives. In these situations we all strive to get things back to normal, but I've come to realize that normal is not...
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Busy with life but have been colorizing ( I don't really just paint) some artwork and loving the water colors, gouache and Polychromos. Everything starts out with graphite...my favorite. I do have two stories to illustrate but that's too much like wo...
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Are You Happy :iconominouswatchplz:  thank you for the watch, it is much appreciated Daisy thanks for watchUltra Excitement
Hi! furious wave by nillemotes Just wanted to say keep up the great work and have a wonderful day
Btw, thanks for the favs!
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Thanks for the :+fav:
Thank you for the +fav :D Handshake 

Your work is wonderful also :clap: 
Hey there!
I just stopped by to say thanks alot for the watch! :heart:
I'm glad you liked my art and I really appreciate your support.
Hope you will have a wonderful day! :huggle:
~Caroline