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About Traditional Art / Hobbyist Core Member Troy TroodonUnited States Groups :iconlkhff: LKHFF
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Deviant for 7 Years
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I love the concept and the design of the character. The lines are clean and really contrast with the coloring and shading. The concept ...


Commissions Open: Previous Work Not For Sale BTW
I will not sell any of my previous drawings, if I'm to make money from my work I must first know what my potential buyer wants so I can make that piece specifically for them.

Newest Deviations

WIP - Skull Island Fauna Concepts by Troyodon WIP - Skull Island Fauna Concepts :icontroyodon:Troyodon 11 3 Skull Island Shaman - WIP by Troyodon Skull Island Shaman - WIP :icontroyodon:Troyodon 9 6 Mokele-Mbembe by Troyodon Mokele-Mbembe :icontroyodon:Troyodon 11 2 Commission - Fem Rocky vs Apirl North Page 7 by Troyodon Commission - Fem Rocky vs Apirl North Page 7 :icontroyodon:Troyodon 44 13 Le Bete du Gevaudan - Varients by Troyodon Le Bete du Gevaudan - Varients :icontroyodon:Troyodon 13 0 The Beast of Gevaudan by Troyodon The Beast of Gevaudan :icontroyodon:Troyodon 11 1 Martial Arts Practice by Troyodon Martial Arts Practice :icontroyodon:Troyodon 7 2 La Bete Du Gevaudan - Base by Troyodon La Bete Du Gevaudan - Base :icontroyodon:Troyodon 10 2 Why I'm no longer Troy Troodon by Troyodon Why I'm no longer Troy Troodon :icontroyodon:Troyodon 7 26 Indothere Concept - Lines by Troyodon Indothere Concept - Lines :icontroyodon:Troyodon 10 0 Julias Armor Concept by Troyodon Julias Armor Concept :icontroyodon:Troyodon 9 9 Brontosaurus/Apatosaurus by Troyodon Brontosaurus/Apatosaurus :icontroyodon:Troyodon 17 2 The End of a Dream by Troyodon The End of a Dream :icontroyodon:Troyodon 42 15 New OC - Businesswoman by Troyodon New OC - Businesswoman :icontroyodon:Troyodon 14 2 Peace - Weapons Concepts by Troyodon Peace - Weapons Concepts :icontroyodon:Troyodon 9 0 Rough Sketch - Dark Lord Julias - Organ by Troyodon Rough Sketch - Dark Lord Julias - Organ :icontroyodon:Troyodon 5 6


Snail with pterosaur by Tupandactyl Snail with pterosaur :icontupandactyl:Tupandactyl 21 0 chameleon by InfinityYoshi chameleon :iconinfinityyoshi:InfinityYoshi 8 5 Everfield promotional #1 by Dokuromah Everfield promotional #1 :icondokuromah:Dokuromah 12 1 Biiiiirrrddss by skyfox911 Biiiiirrrddss :iconskyfox911:skyfox911 5 1 Alondaste - DnD OC by SlasherWolffang Alondaste - DnD OC :iconslasherwolffang:SlasherWolffang 6 0 Bestiary - Great Welsh Red Dragon by TipsyRa1d3n Bestiary - Great Welsh Red Dragon :icontipsyra1d3n:TipsyRa1d3n 14 1 kight slash animation by sleepbuild kight slash animation :iconsleepbuild:sleepbuild 2 0 Forgot the map (collab) by TheUltione Forgot the map (collab) :icontheultione:TheUltione 18 13 To the Castle! by AntheaStones To the Castle! :iconantheastones:AntheaStones 5 2 Aftermath Thoughts - Another Knight Speedpaint by Eol42 Aftermath Thoughts - Another Knight Speedpaint :iconeol42:Eol42 7 1 Medieval knight by TomKaminski Medieval knight :icontomkaminski:TomKaminski 3 0 Where's your honor now? by NokaRi22 Where's your honor now? :iconnokari22:NokaRi22 33 3 You've Violated the Law. by Wolfdog-ArtCorner You've Violated the Law. :iconwolfdog-artcorner:Wolfdog-ArtCorner 31 3 Hans Ahmaturkki - Tarinoita Muinaisesta Pohjolasta by tuomaskoivurinne Hans Ahmaturkki - Tarinoita Muinaisesta Pohjolasta :icontuomaskoivurinne:tuomaskoivurinne 48 2 Red medieval_3 by GreatQueenLina Red medieval_3 :icongreatqueenlina:GreatQueenLina 99 4 Knight Portrait by Entar0178 Knight Portrait :iconentar0178:Entar0178 101 6


I wish more folks would give me proper critiques and advice so I can improve.



Thanks for the Faves! Much aapreciated
Sun Jun 17, 2018, 10:39 AM
Thanks for the fav
Sat Apr 28, 2018, 5:17 PM
Thanks for the fav!
Sun Jun 4, 2017, 9:34 AM
here's a link to get you into the idea
Thu Apr 27, 2017, 1:49 PM
Never heard of Vexx
Wed Apr 26, 2017, 10:45 PM
Since you are also in "Behind the Voice Actors" site, I was wondering if you can look at the walk-through of Vexx, and see if you recognize the voice actors.
Tue Apr 25, 2017, 10:36 AM
Hi :D
Thu Mar 30, 2017, 10:38 AM
Is it selfish of me to seek validation from others? :/
Sun Feb 26, 2017, 2:54 PM
I want to do another voice-choice poll, but I kind'a wanna be patient and wait for others to vote and see why they voted so.
Thu Jan 19, 2017, 10:01 PM
You know, when I typed "Please Comment" in the polls I expect people to comply so they'll explain why they choose a vote!
Wed Jan 18, 2017, 8:53 AM


To anyone who is interested, I have a discord account. So to any of my fellow deviants who is also on Discord, you can either add me as a friend there or you can invite me to a server you're on.

My server name is TroyTroodon#1184.

Who should be next to voice Donkey Kong? 

3 deviants said Kevin Michael Richardson
2 deviants said Fred Tatasciore
1 deviant said John Dimaggio
1 deviant said Travis Willingham
1 deviant said David Kaye
1 deviant said Keith Ferguson
1 deviant said Phil LaMarr
1 deviant said Other (who?)
No deviants said Dave Boat
No deviants said Rick Wasserman


I don't know if anyone has caught on if you've seen my digital stuff, but if not then I shall inform everyone that much of my newer drawings are done with the brush tool in Photoshop. Occasionally I'll get people telling me I should use the pen tool, but the reason why I personally stick with the brush tool is well... I kind'a, really suck at using the pen tool for drawing. Besides I like to think the brush, or even pencil tool adds more authenticity to my drawings and does not make them stand out as cheap vectors like how I use to do digital lines in Illustrator.

But if you honestly feel that pen tool is the way to go, then if anyone knows any good tutorials on how to draw with pen, please share them with me. I'd be more than willing to try another palate.

As for now I think I'll stick with brush.

*sigh* Yet again the same song and dance! 

It's no coincidence now, there is a pattern that every time there's a backlash, it's usually against someone who is a woman, or even someone of another minority. This is one reason why I tend to lean more on the left and even identify my self as a social justice warrior, because these things still continue!
You know what I find funny? If someone calls someone else a "Social Justice Warrior," they're basically complementing them as opposed to insulting them
I wanna vent, I'm tired and angry, and depressed, but I don't know how to put it into words. There is a lot of things that make me this way but I completely lost the words I wanted to say! Long in short of it, my mom's job and her own mother is making it more and more stressful for her and for me to, I am still unemployed, I have little to no friends in real life, I have to put up with bias bigotry and anti-sjw bs all over the internet, I have to drive a lot and it's stressful, and even though I had all summer to do more art work I barely did any; I have a rough cintiq monitor at home, and even then I still wouldn't know what to write for my stories or how to draw something, and there's always something in real life to detract me from what I want to do, and both online and in person anything I say or do can be a big mistake that'll make me regret who I am. It also doesn't help I tend to have post-traumatic stress so I tend to remember bad things from my past every now and then.

I made no secret that I want to be an artist, I want to have a career in animation and make shows or even films for everyone to enjoy; I also want to write my own stories for people to enjoy as well. In general I love to create and share. But there are always factors holding me back, and not a single day goes by without me fearing of being an insignificant nobody wasting his life away when he has so much potential for something greater! But at the end of the day I wonder...

Is fame really even worth it?! Considering all the scandals that turn up, or generally how many of the people we admire turn out to be complete monsters; and aside from that there's also the risk that your work may not get picked up anyway for whatever reason, and even if it does, the people you work for may just stab you in the back so they can take what's yours and suck it dry.

So again, is it even worth it?!

I'm not looking for other people's sympathy, I shouldn't have to spill details of my personal life but I need an outlet; I'm sad, angry, stressed, and confused; and I don't know what else to do.



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Troy Troodon
Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art
United States
I used to be on ":iconteamartists:" with a couple other guys but now I'm on my own.

I like to draw but sometimes I'm not that good. I tend to run out of ideas But I do what I can with the help I need to accomplish it.

Commissions are open.


- Nothing pornographic or too sexually explicit
- I reserve the right to turn down a commission for my own purposes


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SofiaBlythe2014 Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Thanks for the favorite.
Beanutbudder Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thx for the fav! 😁
Troyodon Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Yr Welcome.
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Thank you for the :+fav: :)
Linope Featured By Owner 3 days ago
Just stopping by to let you know that your art's amazing~
Keep it up and hope you're having a wonderful weekend!
Scumdog47 Featured By Owner 3 days ago
Thanks for the fave!
Troyodon Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome.
Warwyn Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the favorite! It means a lot to me right now! :heart: :hug:
Troyodon Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome. Keep up the good work.
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