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Artist | Student | Traditional Art
United States
Hi!! I am Brittany!!! ;) I love art :D

100%- Animal Lover
90%- Artist
80%- Creative
70%- Spontaneous
60%- Animal
50%- Traditional Artist
40%- Digital Artist
30%- Weird
20%- Werewolf
10%- Devious
What makes up your personality??

Current Residence: Earth
Favourite genre of music: Country
Favourite style of art: Drawing
Operating System: PC
MP3 player of choice: iPod
Shell of choice: ?
Wallpaper of choice: ?
Skin of choice: ?
Favourite cartoon character: Sokka
Personal Quote: "Live to Ride Ride to Live"
So usually I fail at this challenges Waaaah! but I figured if I least try and fail after two weeks then at least I did something.....
I decided not to attempt a certain theme or challenge. If I am forced to draw a certain item or theme, I am more likely to fail lol

Whats the point of a challenge if there are no goals in mind? so let me list a few... Writing emoticon 

  • practice anatomy
  • become less dependent on references- refs are great but I find myself leaning too heavily on one photo basically copying it so therefore I am going to try to use more the one reference
  • draw something I've never drawn before whether its a type of animal or like a building
  • various art forms- pens, pencils, paint, etc

Wish Me Luck!!!

1. year of the monkey
2. water
3. friend
4. nighttime gatherings
5. ghibli friends
6. colors
7. rainbow
8. pegasus
9. beach
10. avatar state
11. avatar wan
12. galaxy
13. sophie and howl
14. baymax
15. captain america
16. sunflower
17. APO
18. cobra
19. fire
20. ice


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Disse86 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2016
Thanks for watching! :)
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you!
spikeandshay Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2016  Student Traditional Artist
no problem!
Aleccha Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks for watching! :hug:
SpiritWolf1471 Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014  Student General Artist
Welcome to LegolasClub
spikeandshay Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Thanks :)
flamingodancer123 Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014
Thanks for joining :iconlotr-hobbit-club: and a very warm welcome!
spikeandshay Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Thanks :)
T-art-freak Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2014
Nice work!
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