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Joanne Renaud
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Napoleon and Marie Walewska


Iver and his parents

Henry VIII

Nero (as Apollo Citharoedus)

Richard III (with falcon)

Hans Wachtmeister

John Graham of Claverhouse, Viscount Dundee

Alexander Kerensky


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Napoleon and Marie Walewska

Iver and his parents

Nero (as Apollo Citharoedus)

Alexander Kerensky

Venus in Gemini

The Coffeehouse Party

A Darker Shade

Jane Porter sketch

An Unorthodox Rule - Chapter 1

Lord Laurence Amesbury

The Forgotten Tale of Larsa

The Lady Who Loved Him: Hyde Park

Gin 20170926

A Chaplet of Roses

Grand English breakfast

St Joan of Arc


Underground Railroad



My Allemande-themed desktop



Artist // Professional // Traditional Art
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My Bio
Joanne Renaud, who earned a BFA in illustration from Art Center College of Design, has been writing, drawing and painting as long as she can remember. She went to college in a variety of places, including Northern Ireland and Southern California, and enjoys history, comics, children’s books, and cheesy fantasy movies from the ’80s. She currently works as both an author and a freelance illustrator in the Los Angeles area. Her novel "A Question of Time" was released from Champagne Books in November 2012, and her illustration clients include Simon & Schuster, Random House, Houghton Mifflin, Macmillan-McGraw Hill, Harcourt Inc., Zaner Bloser, and GOS Multimedia.

Favourite Visual Artist
Trina Schart Hyman, Sanjulian, Loren Long, Rebecca Guay, Kinuko Craft, Maggi, Owen Smith
Favourite Movies
Fantasia, Citizen Kane, Fellowship of the Ring, Turn Back the Clock, The Three Musketeers (1973)
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Madonna, Chemical Bros., Lou Reed, Orbital, Fatboy Slim, Television, Kate Bush, Way Out West
Favourite Writers
Tanith Lee, James M. Cain, Rafael Sabatini, Clark Ashton Smith, Gillian Bradshaw, Jared Diamond
Favourite Games
"King's Quest IV: The Perils of Rosella."
Favourite Gaming Platform
Tools of the Trade
mechanical pencil, acrylic paints, water, and teeny tiny brushes.
Other Interests
Illustration, writing, fanfiction, travel, history, costume design, psychology, martinis

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ClockworkMultiverseHobbyist Writer
Hey, if you need more inspiration for your sketches, I keep a whole folder specifically for that purpose myself that I thought might interest you.
suburbanbeatnikProfessional Traditional Artist
Thank you for sharing-- there's a lot of cool images in that! 
 Miss Joanne, I have taken the liberty of sending you a note - please read it and please take heed.

 Keep Well, keep up the Good Work.
suburbanbeatnikProfessional Traditional Artist
I did get your note-- I'll be getting back to you within the next few days. Talk to you soon! :) 
 I shall look forward to hearing from you.Nod 
SlangolatorHobbyist General Artist
Hello, are requests or art-trades open maybe?
suburbanbeatnikProfessional Traditional Artist
No requests or art trades are available at this time, but I have a slot open for commissions if you'd like to grab it.