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Valentin Melik
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Artist // Traditional Art
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My Bio
Current Residence: NoVA, USA
Favourite style of art: Classical
Operating System: Mac
MP3 player of choice: iPod
Personal Quote: talent is 1% inspiration, 99% perspiration, with a mix of agitation and contemplation

Tools of the Trade
anything that leaves a mark

It's ON

It's ON

I just got word that the Armenian Student Association is rescheduling their annual exhibit for Dec.1.  I'm coming back to America to finish Montagues and Capulets.

News and Tagged!!!

News and Tagged!!!

Great News! My good friend Egor has come out of hiding and joined dA!  Check out his stuff at http://egorbystrov.deviantart.com.  He's been helping me with Montagues and Capulets http://valentinmelik.deviantart.com/art/Montagues-and-Capulets-WIP-52288260.  Cant' thank him enough.  Thanks bro! My summer "infernship" at the mosaics workshop is a nightmare.  I'm just about done…  spent…  ready to go cookooooo…  and I only have the nose, the eye, and the brow finished.  Wish me luck.  They'll grade it October 5th. Almost done with a new painting.  I'm not posting a pic until it's done.  I think it was a mistake to post Montagues

Devious Journal Entry

Devious Journal Entry

And I'm in SPb again. This time to cath up on practice I've been loathing off for two months Practice is a follow up assingment in Rauusian Univs that emplaces students in the real situation of the field they study.  For medical students that would be in a hospital, for architects it would be at a construction site or an architectural firm... In a nutshell its similar to an internship.... What about painters and monumental dep students you ask?  Well wery simple actually, for painters among other things its copeing old masters at the Hermitage, or they roam the motherland searching for stunnig landscapes that draw their awe. For us, gobli

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dankjeStudent Artisan Crafter
Awesome work!
DawidZdobylakProfessional Traditional Artist
good work
CancernickHobbyist Traditional Artist
Great gallery, awsome!
TheManThatLaughedHobbyist Artist
Brilliant work!
monikadalinkiewiczProfessional Traditional Artist
great gallery!
MatsuMtsHobbyist General Artist
I really love your style, keep up with the hard work!
valentinmelik Traditional Artist
Hello to all....
I am so sorry that I was not able to get back to all of you who left comments under my images.

I appreciate all your support and kind words.

there are new paintings, but I have some trouble with uploading them at the moment, but will do so as soon as I can.

Again thank you all for all your kind words and continuous support.