Current Residence: Canada deviantWEAR sizing preference: M.medium Favourite genre of music: psy.trance_ Favourite style of art: surrealism.expressive.graffiti.abstract.vector_ Operating System: black.box_ui | linux MP3 player of choice: win.amp_ Shell of choice: raphaels [ cuz its sexy smooth ]_ Wallpaper of choice: the one in my bedroom Skin of choice: WIP | silent.night_ Favourite cartoon character: gonzo | the.swedish.chef [ do muppets count? ]_ Personal Quote: " listen to me!! "
Something told me to log onto my dev account and see if it still remained active - and to much surprise, it was - not to mention (although quite dated) a large sum of feedback on one of the last ansi pieces i created - im very humbled by those who took the time to comment on my work and with great positivity - its inspiring really. Who knows, perhaps if i find time in this constant world of ours, I may make an attempt at producing some more works, I figure ive been at it for nearly 15 years (with the exception of a hiatus of the last 4 years or so), I would hope I can brush off the rust and kick something up out of the dust - if
I've noticed that I have received a large amount of positive feedback on my art from people who are not largely aware of the medium at hand - more or less " how'd he do that? " or " Ive not seen someone use those proportions before " .. well this brings me to having a few minutes of spare time - and the urge to swiftly update people as to what this funny looking stuff is that i draw !
as always, a good start would be to check out the wikipedia definition of ansi art
in a nutshell, ansi uses a portion of characters from the standard dos font, and is limited to 16 colours (no, not a spelling error, im ca
at last! activity! i was bored earlier this evening, and found myself with no less than a perfect excuse to mash together some oldschool dos textblox and see what happened - ill be releasing this in an upcoming ansi pack with the group " labs " - find us on #1465 @ EFnet if you need any doodles or just want to chillax - and most of all, enjoy the eye candy - more to come -