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In 2007, Christopher Young graduated from Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, OR with BFA in printmaking.

Check out more of my art at http://picniconpluto.blogspot.com

I've been drawing more lately. Brainstorming with a pencil and eraser, then finishing with ink and a brush. Sometimes watercolor comes into play as well. It all depends on the piece and my mood. A majority of what I draw comes from my imagination, but that imagination has been expanded through observation. If I'm creating a creature I like to observe nature to help my vision come to fruition.

I also have a strong passion for printmaking, more specifically etching/intaglio. I enjoy the process and tradition within printmaking. It's been interesting discovering how the medium has evolved over centuries and how it continues to evolve…

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  • Male
  • Born on August 6
  • Joined October 30, 2011

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printmaking, intaglio, etching, ink, paper, watercolor, pencil, screenprinting, woodblock

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About

In 2007, Christopher Young graduated from Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, OR with BFA in printmaking.

Check out more of my art at http://picniconpluto.blogspot.com

I've been drawing more lately. Brainstorming with a pencil and eraser, then finishing with ink and a brush. Sometimes watercolor comes into play as well. It all depends on the piece and my mood. A majority of what I draw comes from my imagination, but that imagination has been expanded through observation. If I'm creating a creature I like to observe nature to help my vision come to fruition.

I also have a strong passion for printmaking, more specifically etching/intaglio. I enjoy the process and tradition within printmaking. It's been interesting discovering how the medium has evolved over centuries and how it continues to evolve today. I hope to get back into the printmaking studio at some point.

Someday I hope to get involved with book illustration.

I'm always open to commissions.

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