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Wednesday's Wall Of 100 WOW's! Hi, my name is Sophquest and I'm a 'BROWSAHOLIC'!Wednesday's Wall Of 100 WOW's! by Sophquest
Don't have time to browse all of the amazing categories that DA has to offer?
NO problem! ~ I'll do it for ya!
I'm such an avid ~ART APPRECIATOR~ that I use my INSOMNIA in the middle
of the night...to check out all of categories here on DA.
I choose my 'Wednesday Wall Of WOW's' according to what pieces just
stop me in my tracks and make me gasp and say 'WOW!'~
Here are 100 of the artworks from various categories that I've run across
doing just that, this past week.
Most are new...but, I also included some 'oldies but goodies' that I found.
Hope you enjoy them ~ And I'll see ya next Wednesday!
(*For Fractal Lovers~ Check out 'Fractal Friday's ~ Wall of WOW's'...every Friday!)
With Love and Respect To All Artists, Sophie
I'm an freelance digital illustrator. Since I was young, I've always had a bit of an overactive imagination and would spend most of my free time drawing or doodling. Even then, I knew that all I wanted to be was an 'artist', and took a headlong dive approach to it. In fact, the walls in my parents' first home where we first lived was covered in so much in my scribbles that there was hardly any white bits left as far as my little arms could reach! I think that at that time, I found pieces of paper too small and 'limiting', and felt that it restricted my need to be FREE and creative! I can only imagine how embarrassed my parents must have felt when they received visitors. Soon enough (though I'm sure not for my parents!), I started to learn to draw and paint with different traditional mediums, including watercolours, gouache, oils, pastels and acrylics. I switched to digital completely in 2005 until earlier this year, when I decided to expand my repertoire and I'm now rediscovering traditional mediums.|
I specialize in character and creature designs and concept art. I also immensely enjoy working in the pin-up, fantasy and children's books illustration genre. My default style is semi-realism and realism, though I am also proficient in producing cartoon and stylized illustrations. I am, however, thrilled to take on the challenges of new genres and disciplines relating to 2D graphic arts!
I create because I have so many vivid images in my head and they would flash and flash in my mind until I get them out, and also to visualize the network of concepts and stories in my head. My greatest reward comes when I know that through my works, I have connected to my audience in some ways, by having an impact on them either visually or emotionally or both.
Visit my blog for more stuff, stuff that I probably will never upload here.