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Calling to those who know UK art schools!

I'm looking for a short course (preferably starting soon, or a diploma for next year) that could help me build up my skills to one day become a concept artist.

I want to make progress in character/setting,etc. design, as well as colour, anatomy and composition (both in traditional and digital art)

I'm currently looking at various courses on Illustration and Character Design, but haven't found the Graal yet, so if you know more I'd love to talk :)

Send me a message if you also know any university councillors (or similar) who you know give good advice!

Based of your personality, what Tolkien creature would you be? 

21 deviants said Hobbit (<---100% me)
21 deviants said Elf
9 deviants said Dwarf
6 deviants said Wizard
5 deviants said Human (wow)
4 deviants said whatever Gollum is (in need of coffee that's what he is)
2 deviants said Giant Spider


Name of Image


i'm also from switzerland e w e
Mon Feb 1, 2016, 6:23 AM
sublime-and-lemon !! :D
Mon Nov 23, 2015, 10:29 AM
Sun Oct 18, 2015, 5:17 PM
Mine is hawkstorm171
Sun Oct 18, 2015, 5:17 PM
Mine is: what-it-means-to-be-human
Tue Oct 13, 2015, 4:52 PM


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>>Moved to London!<<
If you know any good Illustration courses give me a shout!

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- Hetalia, Attack on Titan.
- OCs that are in shows I know ( for example I wouldn't do Tony Stark's inexistant little sister. But I would gladly do your OC if it belongs in its own world )


>>and here's my Tumblr<<

I often post sketches and WIPs that I don't post here, so it's worth a look!

Heya Nerds :D

Journal Entry: Mon Sep 5, 2016, 4:41 AM

Sorry I haven't written one of these in a while, life's been getting in the way. 
(basically I'm figuring out what to do with my life now that I've graduated, tell me if that feels familiar)

Anyway I thought I'd make a little review of some recent stuff I've been watching and make a few features La la la la La la la la La la la la 
Here's to some inspiring (and eerily similar) shows....

Stranger Things:

cStranger Things Stranger Danger by Tom Kelly by TomKellyART STRANGER THINGS - LUCAS by RUIZBURGOS Stranger Kids by WithoutafussStrange Things by JasonChanArt LEGGO YO EGGOS!! by ERDJIE   Holly Jolly by NUMYUMY
Stranger Things by evelmiina
Don't forget to click on the images, to get the bigger, better version Heart 


In a small town where everyone knows everyone,  the disappearance of a child begins to tear at the fabric of an otherwise peaceful community. Dark government agencies and seemingly malevolent supernatural forces converge on the town, while a few locals begin to understand that there's more going on than meets the eye.

My Review:

A great tribute to the old goodies like ET. It's got a fascinating range of characters, extremely addictive music, my favorite opening sequence ever, and a plot that (while not being the most revolutionary ever) still keeps you on your toes the whole season.
Design-wise, the outfits and 80's feel make it a really interesting series to draw fan art for I am a dummy! 

I'd give it a solid 9/10!

OtGW Happy Greg icon Over the Garden Wall:Wirt the Dance Master emote

Over the Garden Wall by Space-Drive-Overdose

  Over the garden wall by ikr (Spoilers) Over the Garden Wall by sharkie19Over the Garden Wall by Ry-Spirit

Over the garden wall by imamong


Two brothers find themselves lost in a mysterious land and try to find their way home.

(that's all you need to know really, the whole series is basically 2hrs long)

My Review:

If I'd only seen the first episodes and stopped there I'd have said it was rubbish.
But the weird thing is, when you get to the ending suddenly everything makes sense and you'll only want to watch the whole thing all over again.

The animation style, music, outfits and character design all work together to create a creepy atmosphere. I wouldn't recommend watching this with young kids, it's pretty dark without actually looking like it.
It's very strange, and not for everyone, but the ending is so interesting it makes the whole series worth a watch.

I am a dummy! It's a rock fact! I am a dummy! 

Overall I'd give it a 8.5/10!

GIF Gravity Falls - Rainbow Puke Gravity Falls Bill Cipher Icon 

(Oh god I'm tearing up just thinking about it)
Gravity Falls! by Mistrel-Fox  Fallin' for Gravity by theCHAMBA

Gravity Falls - Mystery Shack (finished painting) by DFer32

 Gravity Falls Watercolor by sharkie19  Gravity Falls group by SemajZ


 Gravity Falls Bare-knuckle Stan by jameson9101322            Bill Cipher - We'll meet again by HiViH


When Dipper and Mabel Pines get sent to their great-uncle Stan's shop in Gravity Falls, Oregon for the summer, they think it will be boring. But when Dipper find a strange journal in the woods, they learn about some strange secrets about the town. Welcome to Gravity Falls.

My Review:

Ok, this series. THIS SERIES.
My friend and I started this thinking "Hey, this looks like a nice little series to pass the time"

We binge watched 40 episodes in a week. And cried at the end.


The series starts as a series of small adventures centered on various monsters or characters, but there's an overarching plot that really picks up at the end of series 1 and will wreck you

The animation is excellent and the theme tune extremely catchy! This show is funny, sad, creepy, shocking, insightful and original. I cannot begin to explain how amazing the characters are (there's something for everyone)(also I'm cosplaying Mabel next I love her so much), and the way their bonds change as the action progresses is handled really well.

Prepare for some A+ Character development...

Also, angst. 
(I warned you)

And really, if you're not hooked by the first episode's plot twist...

Mystery twins 2 gravity falls icon (broken) Overall grade: 9.9/10! Mystery twins 1 gravity falls icon (broken) 
(for that weird mini golf episode lol)
(also is it weird I have a crush on Uncle Stan)

Art and Design by: Brilcrist
CSS by: Hairac
Sources: 123RF and Dafont
Disclaimer: All Characters belongs to Marvel
  • Listening to: Interstellar soundtrack
  • Reading: The Time Traveler's Wife
  • Watching: Game of Thrones
  • Playing: Dragon Age
  • Eating: Italian Food. Nuf said.
  • Drinking: Coffe is the drink of the Gods. Or is that mead?



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Spiritofdarkness Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016
:wave: :heart:
Freela6663 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the trade!!!:D
Awesome account/art/username you have here!!!!!
GargoylesBlood Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Hobbyist Writer
:shamrock: "Thank ye for the trade!" :shamrock: :iconllamatruckplz:
pfgun0 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016
Thank you
ShadowDrakkon Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for the trade! It is very much appreciated.
Sapphire-Shield Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for the points :3
Galvantula866 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016
Thanks for the trade; still gunning for Core and your two points are going to be very helpful in that regard.
YumeHimura Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for the trade. :hug:
fredmai Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you so much for the trade, Alexandra! :)
MissBonody Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
Thx for the trade :happybounce:
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