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I always knew I wanted to be an artist... at least if my plans to be an astronaut or to work at Wendy's for free frosties didn't work out! Sure, all little kids draw and color, but I remember doing it ALL THE TIME. My big brothers were always an inspiration and I always wanted to compete and be as good as them at whatever, which in the case of the oldest (10.5 years older than me) meant art.

I remember just watching him draw comic book characters and saying "Teach me how to draw!" and I got the best advice I could have ever gotten, though I didn't know it at the time: "Just draw what you see"

Since then I've tried everything I can afford to get my hands on, and some that I really couldn't but did anyway! I'm constantly changing and growing as an artist and find inspiration everywhere I look. I see it in the slightest variation of…

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  • Female
  • Born on November 26
  • Joined June 24, 2011

Favorite materials

Charcoal, acrylic paint, digital media, paper, book cloth, fabric

About

I always knew I wanted to be an artist... at least if my plans to be an astronaut or to work at Wendy's for free frosties didn't work out! Sure, all little kids draw and color, but I remember doing it ALL THE TIME. My big brothers were always an inspiration and I always wanted to compete and be as good as them at whatever, which in the case of the oldest (10.5 years older than me) meant art.

I remember just watching him draw comic book characters and saying "Teach me how to draw!" and I got the best advice I could have ever gotten, though I didn't know it at the time: "Just draw what you see"

Since then I've tried everything I can afford to get my hands on, and some that I really couldn't but did anyway! I'm constantly changing and growing as an artist and find inspiration everywhere I look. I see it in the slightest variation of shadows and highlights of a budding tree, and in all of the creative people I'm so lucky to be surrounded by!

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