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Artist // Professional // Traditional Art
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My Bio

... just a wanna be artist who lives with the idea that I don’t want to die before I have created everything that I was meant to create, so I just keep making stuff.

Favourite Visual Artist
Donato Giancola, Patrick J. Jones, Raoul Vitale, Brom, Artuš Scheiner, David Palumbo, Santiago Caruso, Arthur Rackham, Zdzisław Beksiński, Dariusz Zawadzki
Favourite Movies
Clockwork Orange, Apocalypse Now, Away We Go, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, Benny & Joon, Battle Royale, Children of Men, Moulin Rouge, Lord of the Rings
Favourite TV Shows
Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Black Mirror
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
The Hare and the Moon, Heilung, Leonard Cohen, Cultic, Foehammer, Om, The Owls Are Not What They Seem, TV on the Radio, Wardruna, Band of skulls, The Innocence Mission, Loch Lomond, The Castanets
Favourite Books
Game of Thrones, Lord of the Rings, Dune
Favourite Writers
Edgar Allan Poe, J. R. R. Tolkien, George R. R. Martin
Tools of the Trade
Acrylics, Oils, Graphite, Charcoal, Pastel
Other Interests
Drummer for Cultic, Drummer for The Owls Are Not What They Seem, Gardening, Music, Cooking, Animals, Cycling/Walking, Going to Live Shows, Family/Friends, DIY, Woodworking
Today is an awesome day! I just woke up this morning to find this article about my work on CvltNation's website! http://www.cvltnation.com/dark-art-wailing-wizard-rich-dark-sounds-cultic/
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I love working on commissions for bands. If it weren’t for the creativity and brilliance of these artists, I wouldn’t be able to post blogs with such tantalizing titles as, “Giant Succubus Space Faerie.” It’s ideas like these that remind me of my own artistic downfalls. I tend to put myself in boxes and create stories about what I can and cannot do. Art isn’t meant to have boundaries and when I let myself become too weighed-down by ideas of normalcy, I work more rigidly…. I know this rigidity shows in my work too. What I’m really striving for right now is more fluidity, experimentation and risk-
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Starting on the painting of the "Otherworldly" drawing this weekend! It will be for the cover of the album "OtherWorldly" by the band Witch Hazel from York, PA. Wish me luck!
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Many thanks for the Watch!

Thanks for the follow back! Your art is amazing! It warms my heart to see traditional oil painting too. :heart:


Yeah, nothing like getting real paint everywhere! ;)

Thank you for watching!

Thank you so much for the watch!