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I Am An Artist And I Draw Original Characters

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    I Think I'm Too Attached To My Characters

    So, recently I was doing some practice drawings for a webcomic I'm working on. I was going through my sketchbook, looking for extra space to draw my character ideas, and I came upon a page with my first and only drawing of one of my characters that I really like. Anyway, I needed...
    kikon9 kikon9 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 21, 2011

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    I need some good good good ideas for some drawings. Anyone willing to be my inspiration? I have an abstract/creepy/anime/cartoon style of drawing and painting but I'm mainly...
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    I need some good good good ideas for some drawings. Anyone willing to be my inspiration? I have an abstract/creepy/anime/cartoon style of drawing and painting but I'm mainly...
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    I never felt comfortable sharing my drawings with just everybody. Only very few people are allowed to see my drawings. To be more umm exact in explaining the situation i'll put an...
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    Here's one of the characters from an anime I watch. I drew more characters from the same anime.
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    It's a shame I don't know how to put my emotions onto the characters. ^^;
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    Kyo Sohma and Hatsuharu Sohma from Fruits Basket. Gosh, why do they have to be drawn (literally and figuratively) so well? It drives me CRAZY.
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    I can't stop creating new characters!
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