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Commission- Kiyomi by tailsrulz Commission- Kiyomi :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,086 45 A wild Pikachu appears! by tailsrulz A wild Pikachu appears! :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 921 96 Beach Babe Felicia by tailsrulz Beach Babe Felicia :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,551 59 Commission - Pumzie by tailsrulz Commission - Pumzie :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 598 35 Cassandra sketch WIP by tailsrulz Cassandra sketch WIP :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 208 22 Felicia Sketch WIP by tailsrulz Felicia Sketch WIP :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 203 13 Art CD Complete Edition by tailsrulz Art CD Complete Edition :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 31 22 Anthrocon 2014 stash! by tailsrulz Anthrocon 2014 stash! :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 57 18 Cassandra's Webcam Show Part 2 by tailsrulz Cassandra's Webcam Show Part 2 :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,433 103 Seductive Cheerleading by tailsrulz
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Seductive Cheerleading :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 737 45
Volputuous Renamon by tailsrulz Volputuous Renamon :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,963 133 Beachy Kichi by tailsrulz Beachy Kichi :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,541 81 Siberian Nights by tailsrulz Siberian Nights :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,357 87 Sunbathing Krystal by tailsrulz Sunbathing Krystal :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,716 121 Commission: Sahara by tailsrulz Commission: Sahara :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 1,914 122 The Sanctuary of Innocence by tailsrulz The Sanctuary of Innocence :icontailsrulz:tailsrulz 2,027 104
Since it's been literally a year since I posted anything I might as well put up a little something to show I'm still alive.

I've been working at a full-time job since the start of this year. It's taken out a large chunk of my free time and the pay is decent enough to where I don't need to scramble to do commissions. So, due to a lot of my previously-free time being taken up, and with being tired after working for the day, I haven't really pushed myself to get new pictures finished.

I do still draw but it's been mostly sketches. There's a few I like quite well, actually (including a Renamon pic I drew in the last week) so I can still make sketches I'm happy with.

Unfortunately, though, I don't like how my computer coloring has been turning out lately and I'm probably rusty. I'm starting to learn Photoshop in place of SAI. SAI has its shortcomings and PS is obviously much more widely supported and recognized, and it works better with my Surface Pro 3 tablet. Speaking of, I bought the SP4 pen for it (which is compatible) and while I like it better than the SP3 stylus, I'm still not used to tablet drawing at all. My coloring style is still very archaic and I never fully grew out of the mentality of painstakingly drawing 1px bezier curves with a mouse around scanned sketches and flood filling in the space between them. I want to integrate my tablet more into the process and reduce the amount of time I have to spend to make a picture I'm happy with.

So, will I post new art? Probably, but I don't have a time frame. I have lots of ideas to do bigger things beyond just standard pinup fare (short comics, themed image sets, etc) but I haven't done much to put those ideas into practice. Hopefully soon I can get back into it.

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M-Baskerville Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2018  Hobbyist Writer
I will send my condolences to your Kangaroo Wife.
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Iyr-Vosp Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2018
I don’t think you’re dead, no. Just taking a breather.

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lh1200 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2018  Professional Artist
Do Make Sweetie Belle (Equestria GirlsAnd ride the Bikini for Eddy (Ed,Edd n Eddy) Plasse Thanks
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XXx-usernamelel-xxXX Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
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dukeitnukem Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2018  Student Digital Artist
I will send my condolences to your kangaroo wife

Thanks m8

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AlonsoA1102 Featured By Owner May 3, 2018  Professional Artist
Hello
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Repostedfur Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2018
Where did you learn to draw like this and any pointers on getting started?
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Snowpawthefurry Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2018
I wasn’t born when you joined. Impressive!
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DesmondWyght Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2018  Hobbyist Writer
Hope things are going alright with you, Mark. Also, I tried joining your website, but it doesn't look like it's been updated for a while, and I think the forums are broken?
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dickchocolate32 Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2018  Student General Artist
does any one else notic that this was posted in 2015? anyone?
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