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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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