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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 a senior art director at the Monk Studio ( https://www.themonkstudio.com/ ) in Bangkok, Thailand. I am also a Youtuber. I previously 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

How to color over line art portrait

How to color over line art portrait

Here is another video of how to color portrait line art with directional lighting.

How to draw a face 3/4 view

How to draw a face 3/4 view

Here is another video on face and head drawing. Enjoy.

How to color portrait line art

How to color portrait line art

Here is a video tutorial on coloring or painting over a portrait line art.

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SkobeloffHobbyist Digital Artist
Love your artstyle! Keep up the good work! :heart:
aurora-princessHobbyist General Artist
Oh, man, I love your art!
giberinProfessional Digital Artist
Huge fan of your artwork! So much talent
XiaTaptaraProfessional Digital Artist
Thank you kindly.  Cheers!  :-)
WeaponTheoryHobbyist General Artist
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
XiaTaptaraProfessional Digital Artist
OK, I did.  Thanks
WeaponTheoryHobbyist General Artist
Thank you for your contribution, but don't forget to add your Raiden and Kitana art piece. ;) :thumbsup: