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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 enjoy being nude; by myself and in front of others. I would absolutely LOVE to have an artist draw me naked and then again every 5 years or so, that way I could line them up when...
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    I find them fun to draw and to create and coming up with different designs and characters, iv made quiet a few characters and I'm always drawing them but I'm not so obsessed i...
    TargetAimShootKill TargetAimShootKill 13-15, F Jul 26

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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...
    pleasedonthugme pleasedonthugme 13-15, F Jul 23

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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 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...
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    I'm going on to do an illustration degree in september, and to be quite honest, i'm REALLY nervous about it. Drawing is my life. I've been doing it since I could pick up a...
    Narfypoitzort Narfypoitzort 18-21, F Aug 11

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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...
    PiecingMeBackTogether PiecingMeBackTogether 18-21 1 Response Jul 27

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    I love art and have taken Art I and Art II in high school. That was the first time I learned how to sketch and draw.I like to draw people, but in order for me to draw something or...
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    Anyone draws ? I mean I'm not that good but I draw anime/manga style characters :3
    OmegaGod OmegaGod 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    This actually didn't turn out that bad considering i was trying to draw while holding a flashlight cx anyway i drew Luna. She drew me when we were camping cx
    ForgottenFantasy ForgottenFantasy 13-15, F 11 hrs ago

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    One from about a year ago, drawn for a contest hosted by @hg_art on Instagram. I like the outcome of photo realism, but I never find the process very fulfilling...
    Samuelss17 Samuelss17 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    I have an artist block and don't I know what to draw. There is this competition and we have to draw something for the elderly of our community. I need ideas. Anyone got any. I am...
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    This one took a while...glad its finally done this picture was NOT my idea found the original on instagram and decided to try and draw it to match its not a perfect match but its...
    foreverANDnever14 foreverANDnever14 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 25

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    A long time ago when I was young and thought I could live off of dreams I thought I could be an artist. I sold portraits and did a pretty good job of it, but one day life called. I...
    Discomfited Discomfited 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I love to draw. I love love to write.Hope i become a great novelist and artist.
    CNNMelissa CNNMelissa 13-15, F 5 days ago

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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 Jul 28

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    1) Joe Satriani tied with Eddie van Halen 2) Jeff Beck 3) Phil Collins 4) Dream Theater 5) RUSH 6) Metallica 7) Guns 'N Roses (original lineup) 8) Madonna 9) Iron Maiden...
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    Since I'm back in a great studio/gallery I've been the favorite of the master artist there, who is a really old man who I've known for about 12 years or so. He's the most famous...
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    I've had this since I was very young. I would come across a character I really like, and I would just become... obsessed with that character. I'll think about him (it's always a...
    hans13 hans13 51-55, F 4 days ago

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    I am a fan of Supernatural. No, I'm more obsessed. Except, the thing is, I don't even watch the show anymore - it got too depressing for me (the way the characters started changing...
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    Sonic and anthro furries are the best thing thats ever happened to me. I want to be a cartoonist but I suck at drawing since I barely learned in the nightmarish country I was born...
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M Jul 26

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    I drew this for my mother on her birthday. It is her father(my grandfather). He passed away many years ago, and she's in a foreign country now, so I thought it'd make her feel more...
    EvelynElf EvelynElf 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 28

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    One of my aunts used my sketchbook as a foot rest. I'll be honest, my heart broke a bit when I saw that. Sure the drawings aren't /amazing/, but they didn't deserve that. Those...
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    I mostly do graphic art and you can find me on Instagram @4NeonFun! Behold all my trippy stuff! I get inspired by colors and shapes and alter shapes I draw on the computer. The...
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    Started drawing a dog Hope you like
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    These are some drawing that I have done and or working on hope u like
    baconismycat baconismycat 13-15, F 5 Responses Aug 9

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    hi ive posted some of my good and bad artwork on facebook please can you take the time to like that page and let me know what you think also open to drawing suggestions :) thanks...
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    It keeps me calm and gives me something to do... I get a lot of people saying that I should go to art school and become a professional artist but I just do think so... But it's...
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    I love it.. right now I'm still in need of practice so post a bunch of refs and I may or my not draw one or a few lol
    Daddys0Sammi Daddys0Sammi 18-21, F Aug 12

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    This drawing improved a bit. I'm kind of really proud of this one.
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    I have a huge soft spot for shy characters because I relate to them. I like when the shy characters get really aggressive because it sorta gives me the courage to be more...
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    A bird I just finished today, originally from a photograph. I think it's one of my favorites in my sketchbook at the moment :)
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