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I Am An Artist and a Musician

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    How I Started Out

    I used to be more of an art admirer than an artist. My interest in art started back in primary school. We used to have various competitions in school with a cash prizes. At that time I used to sneak my sisters sketches and hand them in for the competitions. I won most of them and...
    nick030 nick030 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 9, 2013

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    How I Feel About Being What I Am.

    I feel compelled to create art, every experience I have is something that I want to inspire some kind of drawing or poetry or song. I'm very talented at drawing, poetry, and photography, though I doubt anyone will ever recognize it in a way that will leave me satisfied. I play...
    TheDixieWolf TheDixieWolf 22-25 1 Response Aug 28, 2008

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    Music is the air I breathe,

    it is the blood that courses through my veins and it, is what I live for. I play piano, violin, guitar, cello and basically any instrument I can get my hands on. I compose music on a daily basis and never get bored of it, it is the only thing I want to do in life and hopefully...
    Katastr0ph3 Katastr0ph3 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    This Is Me

    Im all bout art and music. I love to be creative and express myself whether its through acting, drawing, singing, dancing, or playing my trombone. Im actually looking into air brush right now. I hear its pretty intense. Cant wait.
    PeaceLovinIndividual PeaceLovinIndividual 18-21, F Nov 1, 2009

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    Music And Art Are My Life.

    Music is my escape. When I'm in my music room playing bass, it's like I'm in a different world. Each time I perfect a song, I feel like I've accomplished something huge. And when I'm at my piano lessons and my teacher compliments me on my playing, it's like something lights up...
    secretxshadow secretxshadow 13-15, F Feb 6, 2012

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    Any One Armed Musicians?

     Well, I am to have my arm amputated at the elbow on April 19, 2010 due to my arm being paralyzed in a motorcycle accident 4 1/2 years ago.  I've had all kinds of nerve studies & surgeries but nothing has brought it back so I'm having the dead weight from the elbow...
    oneArmArrowSlinger oneArmArrowSlinger 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 1, 2010

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    My Music

    people have a listen to my music at www.youtube.com/djxb42crewboy1 and leave me feedback
    djxb42crewboy djxb42crewboy 18-21, M Jul 14, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I truly am!!! I mean they have everything basically. They r cute and talented. I mean there r many discovered and undiscovered artists/actors that have talent and cuteness.
    pattyricia pattyricia 16-17, F Jul 10

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    But aren't we all in our own way? Some people may not consider themselves artists but why shouldn't they? They are good at something, have a deep passion about it, and get...
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    My husband is an incredibly talented musician. He doesn't read music but can play anything after hearing it a few times. When he was in high school he taught himself how to play...
    grettamoss grettamoss 31-35, F Jul 15

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    I play the drums, piano and guitar. Music is one thing that has always just helped me relax, feel different emotions stronger then i've felt before. It has helped me grow as a...
    coldavenue coldavenue 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 17

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    Varsity show choir, choir, marching band, band and playing on my own time as well as just listening to music (like i currently am). Definitely a musician, music is my entire life...
    HappyHart5 HappyHart5 16-17, F Jul 18

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    Playing a musical instrument is the only way one can express his emotions to the people around him and to the whole world. You can always tell whether somebody is sad or happy by...
    pkmaster pkmaster 18-21, M Jul 19

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       My current boyfriend is a drummer for a local band around my area. I have dated musicians before but nothing is like dating a metal-head drummer. I have been and...
    LuckieCharmz93 LuckieCharmz93 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Just some artistic quotes i liked, hope you enjoy them x โ€œArt will remain the most astonishing activity of mankind born out of struggle between wisdom and madness, between dream...
    LucemSpiritus LucemSpiritus 18-21, M Jul 3

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    What makes an artist? Really anything can be considered art. Dancing painting writing and many others. For me its my poetry I write from the heart. My emotions experiences it all...
    holehearted79 holehearted79 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I have a right to express my opinion on who the best artists are ! The ones who are alive today. It here are several great ones who will be in history books. And I am one of...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Hello everyone! Okay so i need some help. This is the cover picture of the story I'm currently in the process of writing. It will be up on an app called Pixotale (It's a really...
    MysteriousAddiction MysteriousAddiction 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Here's something about me... I'm very creative! I have always loved art ๎‰“ the colours and designs have always got me fascinated. I always have the desire to do better and out do...
    SimplyBeingMe94 SimplyBeingMe94 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 4

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    To me being artistic with my photography meanseverything. This photo of a firework looks morelike a wildflower in bloom. I enjoy the vivid colorsand the shape the firework formed...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I had a terrible encounter with a fraud man who is Korean.His name is Lee, Chang Yong and he lives in Cebu, Philippines.He rented a Cafe Malmo in Mactan and he cheated so many...
    reporter100 reporter100 36-40, F Jul 9

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    i am an artist who is lost. i have my career all laid out ahead of me - i just am having a hard time with actual reality.
    EXPRJCTUSER EXPRJCTUSER 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I love expressing myself through art in all forms; music, photography, video, graphic design, fashion, etc. Creative expression never rests. I never liked to express myself through...
    hippiestone hippiestone 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I literally am an artist. Gonna try and move to tattooing
    ArtFlux ArtFlux 13-15, M Jul 13

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    I enjoy anything artistic, creative, or intellectual. Reading, writing, arts/crafts, music, dancing among other hobbies. I could care less about sports or athletic pursuits.
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Jul 14

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    And I am brilliant. But still can't make **** when it comes to money. So to all u artists who think they have a future- hahaha! Don't do it. Find a different career. U...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 15

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    Hello All, I am a college student and artist, specializing in fantasy art. Art has become one of my great passions over the years. As a way to express emotion, it is practically...
    MissDoomNGloom MissDoomNGloom 18-21 2 Responses Jul 15

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    So sick of seeing all the inexperienced crappy artists out there. Someone needs to tell them how much they suck! if people say their art is good, it's a lie! I mean seriously.
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 15

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    I have enought plastalina clay to complete a life sized bust, or a small figurine. right now only a face is partially complete and I'm not using a model so it's like shaping a...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    I am a multi-instrumentalist who lives a double life with multiple personalities all of which are part of my music Lyrics, guitars, bass and drums are all done by different sides...
    Jade128 Jade128 18-21, T 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I sing and do lyrical dance along with a little ballet and jazz . I also play the cello and a little piano. I love writing all styles of music.
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Definitely a sucker for a guy driven by art and creativity. I sure love 'em! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘ŒTheres just something really exciting and attractive about them.
    smurfinaround smurfinaround 16-17, F Jul 16

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    I had a phase during which my primary focus was robotic dancers.I kind of dislike the inherent objectification/dehumanization of women in drawing fembots, but my best friend used...
    Visola Visola 22-25, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I love their songs! 1. Coldplay 2. Simple Plan 3. Taylor Swift 4. Maroon 5 5. Birdy 6. Ed Sheeran 7. The Vamps 8. Andy Grammer
    ambodexter ambodexter 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    ...breathless....speechless...
    zitanz zitanz 26-30, F Jul 4

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    Well, I'm a self-taught guitarist....Forced by my mother to take piano lessons at age 10, and hated every single minute of it. After 4 years finally got the courage to ask that I...
    Alan493 Alan493 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    I used to always wonder what it was like to date a band member.I always wondered what it would be like to go to their shows and already know all their new songs, and have new merch...
    TeddyBearTweaker TeddyBearTweaker 18-21, F Jul 6

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    I have played the accordion since I was 6 years old. It is an instrument which I had a lot of trouble with when I first started to play it, but in time I grew to love and play the...
    DamoiseauDynavolt DamoiseauDynavolt 16-17, M Jul 7

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    Sung at an open mic night, for the first time in forever, on Saturday night. Was terrifying. But such fun. I played guitar and sang, while my friend did beautiful harmonies. Then...
    TearsAlwaysWin TearsAlwaysWin 26-30, F Jul 7

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    http://youtu.be/fSBBcpZHWcU I don't expect any of you to listen to this but if you do thanks
    Arcdapreslamort Arcdapreslamort 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    I play guitar, bass guitar, and I sing :)
    rainbowinthedark42 rainbowinthedark42 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I guess I'm a music composer..
    skyonline skyonline 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    I've been a percussionist for about 6yrs now. Hopefully my hard work pays off and gets me a music scholarship.
    Gogeta1101 Gogeta1101 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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    From a family of them! Guitar and ukulele, mostly.
    anarchycupcakes anarchycupcakes 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I love singing and performing music! I play clarinet, piano and guitar and have lessons in all 3 instruments. I also am in an electro pop band called unforgiven amore! Be sure to...
    MaralynSnow MaralynSnow 18-21, F Jul 13

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    Hi guys and gals. Help me get my band to the #1 spot in melbourne for metal Go to http://www.reverbnation.com/shutupchokeme Play some tunes, share , And I will love you forever...
    SeptembersAshes SeptembersAshes 22-25, F Jul 14

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    Everybody asks you what you want to be when you grow up...when you are little. Then its 12 years of school, 4 years of college and suddenly you hear a voice: "Leave your dreams for...
    rockstin87 rockstin87 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    Anybody know any good music to play at a funeral? I'm playing my uke or guitar and singing... (Lawd help me). ๐Ÿ˜“
    Niqua0507 Niqua0507 16-17, F 4 Responses