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My Bio

Current Residence: Currently Bangkok, Thailand (Previously Seattle, Washington USA)

Favourite style of art: Painterly and speed painting.

Operating System: Window 10 & iPad Pro


Xia Taptara: Currently, I am the art director at NAMSON digital ( https://www.namsondigital.com/ ). We do concept art and 3D production assets for video game companies. In the past couple of years, I was a senior art director at the Monk Studio ( https://www.themonkstudio.com/ ) in Bangkok, Thailand from 2017 - 2020. I am also a Youtuber. And way before that, I worked for ArenaNet/NcSoft (GuildWars & GuildWars 2) as a character artist, both concept and 3D, for eight years. I also did various of illustrations and concepts for Square-Enix, Paizo Publishing, Fantasy Fight Games, Game of Thrones, Disney Interactive, and many publishers & clients.


Favourite Visual Artist
John Singer Sargent, Robert Mcginnis, Frank Frazetta, Craig Mullins, Katsuya Terada, Bengal
Favourite Writers
albert camus, Jin Yong (Louis Cha), Brandon Sanderson, George RR Martin, Patrick Rothfuss
Favourite Games
Guild Wars, FF VII
Tools of the Trade
WACOM, PS, PAINTER, GIMP, any traditional medium also
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Here is another video on face and head drawing. Enjoy.
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Here is a video tutorial on coloring or painting over a portrait line art.
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Love your artstyle! Keep up the good work! :heart:
Oh, man, I love your art!
Huge fan of your artwork! So much talent
Thank you kindly.  Cheers!  :-)
The group "Mortal Kombat Fans" mortal-kombat-fans.deviantart.… wants to share your Mortal Kombat art to the group's gallery. Unfortunately, you don't check your Correspondence section of your profile, therefore you never see the group invitations that eventually expires. 
So instead, when you see this message, click on the link shown above and please join the group, and then add the following art to the Group Gallery section into the correct character folders.

SubZero Mortal Kombat

Scorpion Mortal Kombat

Raiden Mortal Kombat

Kitana Mortal Kombat
OK, I did.  Thanks
Thank you for your contribution, but don't forget to add your Raiden and Kitana art piece. ;) :thumbsup: