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Dave Rapoza
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Hey everybody!

Just wanted to thank all of you who purchased my Bog Witch tutorial! Everything went better than I had imagined and the response has been great :). I love seeing what people have done after applying the techniques. Also, thanks for all the messages! 

I honestly was hesitant about doing a tutorial because I think most people come into who they are by discovering a path on their own through guess work(trying to match styles but finding new approaches in the process) and constant practice. Tried my best not to have it simply stand as a step by step and more as a 'how I found this approach/how you can find yours' kind of tutorial. I hope thats how it was received, but either way, if you keep working for yourself you'll find whatever voice you end up growing into naturally.

Anyways, just wanted to leave this here and thank you all for supporting the tutorial! This means more time for Steve Lichman, StarVeil, Black Witch, and Skull & Shark!

Thanks again,
Dave

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:iconleandroh00:
leandroh00 Featured By Owner May 29, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Dave your art is awesome man!
you explodes my brain
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Funslinger Featured By Owner May 28, 2014
curious: why have you been favoring messy lines and pastel colors lately? is it supposed to feel like 80s comics drawn with a ballpoint pen that's running out of ink?

again, just curious. it's not something you see every day.
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LtSMash22 Featured By Owner May 29, 2014  Student Digital Artist
"80s comics drawn with a ballpoint pen that's running out of ink"

That's not the nicest way of asking a question.
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Funslinger Featured By Owner May 29, 2014
why? i didn't mean it to be derogative. it's just what it looks like to me. thin, stuttering lines.
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Funslinger Featured By Owner May 29, 2014
because of that, it's really the drawing's color that's providing the shape and depth which is, again, very unusual for a line drawing. which really makes you notice how very pastel everything is. hence, my original question.
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REMemberDru Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
you are amazing!!!! your art is perfect :D
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cwolf222 Featured By Owner May 27, 2014
Hello, just for to say that I featured your arts here: thecyberwolf.tumblr.com/tagged…
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justbemike Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Student Digital Artist
love your artworkkkkk !!!
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BluecrownStudios Featured By Owner May 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You're an amazing artist!  Love your work!  Keep it up!
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DonsDigitalCreations Featured By Owner May 23, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Dave,  I downloaded and modified your piece of Donatello from a free wallpaper site I found without knowing it belonged to you.  May I continue to have it posted on my wall if I give you credit for the original artwork?

TMNT Donatello by DonsDigitalCreations
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