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  • Listening to: Arctic Monkeys
  • Reading: Journals
  • Watching: The Lego Movie
  • Playing: Bravely Default
  • Eating: Sushi
  • Drinking: Beer
Hey Everyone. I know it's been some time since I've updated.
I recently moved in with my girlfriend, and for some reason never being by myself has depleted any motivation I would have had to draw. Well, my lovely girlfriend wanted to support me, so she went out and bought me a desk! So now I have a nice space to draw again. My first drawing of the new year I decided would be a remake of an older drawing I did. I decided to re-draw Kaya Scodelario (AKA Effy from Skins). I drew her before, but got impatient with the details, and tried to frankenstein a different arm on her so she'd be flicking off the camera. It turned out OK, but I was never really happy with the little amount of detail I was able to put into it, and never happy with how the hand looked. So now every time I check my messages and see someone new has added Effy to their favorites, I get kind of sad and think, "I could have done better". So I did. If you check out the drawing to your left, that's the new version. In there is a link to the older one so you can compare. Anyway, good to be back, hopefully I'll keep up the drawing and be more active on this site. Keep on keepin on.

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Josh
Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art
United States
My name's Josh. I am a graphic designer. I love pencil drawing, especially portraits, as well as doing anything related to graphic design. I also enjoy watching movies, playing hacky sack, having good conversations, cold pizza, and long walks on the beach. ;)

Current Residence: evergreen park
Favourite genre of music: progressive rock/metal
Favourite style of art: anything that takes time and thought
Favourite cartoon character: jessica rabbit
Personal Quote: "we need to learn the mexican national anthem."
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:iconbernardumaine:
Bernardumaine Oct 23, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for faving ! :D
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RayPelesko Jun 19, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Great gallery! Wonderful portrait drawings! The details you put into each, and likenesses you're able to create is exceptional! :thumbsup:
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:iconraul-duke-05:
raul-duke-05 Jun 24, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
hey thank you! i appreciate that, and it means even more coming from an artist as good as you. your portraits are amazing!
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:iconraypelesko:
RayPelesko Jun 24, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It's my pleasure! And thank you so much! I'm honored you like my work! :D
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francoclun Oct 26, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Many many thanks for adding my drawing to your :+fav: :D You've got an awesome gallery, by the way. Really nice set of portraits!
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:iconraul-duke-05:
raul-duke-05 Oct 29, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thank you! that really does mean a lot coming from an artist like yourself. :)
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francoclun Oct 29, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the watch as well - very kind of you :D
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:iconstaryaar:
nice work...keep it up !
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JamieJones93 Jun 25, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Thanks for the fav:)x
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:iconraul-duke-05:
raul-duke-05 Jun 25, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
keep up the artwork. i like your style.
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chobo-ling Mar 13, 2012  Student General Artist
I love your gallery :heart: and may I say you have great taste in music and games :nod:
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:iconraul-duke-05:
raul-duke-05 Mar 20, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i may say the same about you.
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:iconchobo-ling:
chobo-ling Mar 21, 2012  Student General Artist
Why thank you :wave:
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manganeseluver Mar 7, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
omg you are awesome at drawing!
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:iconmrcrazzyman:
Dude.......... I started drawing...... what's happening to me!?
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FaithEmarald Jan 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow, you have amazing gallery! I love your portrait of Scarlett Johansson ^^
And about your ask, I saw your portrait of Marla, so I think you can draw Tyler too.
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raul-duke-05 Jan 9, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thank you!
and aaaah, good idea!
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FaithEmarald Jan 11, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
So I can't wait! ^^
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R3NATE Dec 22, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Ah ok, thanks for the answer! It's still a beautiful drawing :thumbsup:
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:iconvilpertti616:
I miiiisssss yooouuuu. How have you been lately? I want to commission a piece of work and I'd like you to be the artist. I think you're the only one who can do it. Anywhore. My phone hasn't been working, but when it does, I'mma text your face so hardcore. <3
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